Re: Connectix VC

Gary Dietz (
Thu, 13 Nov 1997 17:55:09 -0500

I'm telling you, on the PC side, get a winnov board and use your camcorder.
Or, get a winnove board and get a Phillips camera or "chatcam" with it.

I believe under $250 street price (????) and good mid-priced results.


At 04:43 PM 11/13/97 -0500, David R. Wilson wrote:
>On 13 Nov 97 at 12:32, Joe wrote:
>> Still in search of a color camera. I have been reading a few articles and
>> reviews about the Connectix VC color camera. The street price is about
>> $100. If anyone has any input or experience with this new Connectix
>> would you please share it with myself and the mailing list. I understand
>> that this camera can use either a USB or parallel port connection.
>I have the USB version. I've had it for about a week now and I'm
>disappointed with the quality of the video. It doesn't seem to be as
>sharp and clear as other videos I've seen over CU-Seeme.
>I'm still experimenting with the settings, but right now I couldn't
>recommend it to anyone.

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