Record, edit, and share videos and pictures in high-definition quality with the Creative Live! Cam Socialize HD AF webcam. Its auto-focus feature ensures that you get sharp still images and videos automatically, while the wide-angle glass lens captures more in the frame. Whether you're teleconferencing or catching up with friends, this webcam offers true high-definition performance with full 720 p video capture and a noise-canceling microphone. It also lets you upload HD video blogs to YouTube and Facebook with a single click using the included software.
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Live! Cam Socialize HD AF Webcam
- Full 720p high-definition video capture at 30 frames per second.
- Auto-focus, wide-angle lens and 10 megapixel photos.
- One-touch video and photo upload to YouTube and Facebook.
- Integrated noise-cancelling microphone.
- Creative Live! Central 3 software suite for enhancing IM and webcam experiences.
Auto-Focus with a Wide-Angle View
Thanks to its auto-focus feature, the Live! Cam Socialize HD AF gets sharp still images and videos easily and automatically. The webcam's wide-angle lens captures more in the frame and allows you to enjoy high-definition 720 p video chats in superb clarity.
The webcam features a multi-attach base and a 5-foot cord, giving you the flexibility to position the lens exactly where you need it.
High-Definition Video and Smooth Playback
With the Socialize HD AF, you can easily produce movies or video blogs that combine high-definition video, 10-megapixel photos, and a music soundtrack. The included software lets you edit the movies and share them online.
The webcam takes true high-definition widescreen videos--up to 1600 by 1200 pixels--at up to 30 frames per second. This means that the webcam will produce smooth video playback and uninterrupted chats. And you can use the webcam to take vivid, sharp still images of up to 10 megapixels.
Quality Video Chats with a Noise-Cancelling Mic
With the Socialize HD AF video chat feature, you can experience video calls in high-definition 720 p quality using nearly any major instant messaging service. To use the video chat feature, your computer must have a dual-core CPU, 2 GB of RAM, and 1 Mbps or more of symmetrical bandwidth.
An integrated, noise-canceling microphone eliminates the need for a separate mic and removes annoying background noises from your broadcasts. This lets you talk naturally, and your voice comes through on the other end crisply and clearly.
Live! Central 3 Software with One-Touch Uploads
The Creative Live! Central 3 software suite is touchscreen compatible, offering one-touch sharing to YouTube and Facebook
Included with the Socialize HD AF is Creative's Live! Central 3 software, a suite of enhanced features that add to your instant messaging and webcam experiences. The software allows you upload videos and photos to YouTube, Facebook, and other social media sites. Share your high-definition videos or photos with the world--with a single click. For parental peace of mind, Live! Central 3 also includes password-protected security control.
Edit Your Videos with Movie Creator
With the Movie Creator feature, you can combine, edit, and add special effects to your videos. You can also have more fun in your online chats with avatars, fun filters, visual effects, doodling, and voice-morphing technology.
The software includes a built-in touch screen feature that enables you to control the webcam using your fingertips on touch screen-enabled Windows 7 PCs. (This feature is only compatible with Windows 7.)
Compatibility and System Requirements
The Live! Cam Socialize HD AF is compatible with Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Vista, and Windows XP (Professional x64 Edition and XP with Service Pack 2); Mac OS X 10.5 or higher; and Linux Kernel 2.6. Use of Creative Live! Central 3 software suite requires Windows.
Other system requirements include an Intel Pentium Dual-Core 1.6 GHz or AMD equivalent processor, 1 GB of RAM, a USB 2.0 port, 500 MB of free hard disk space, and a CD/DVD-ROM drive.
The Live! Cam Socialize HD AF is backed by a one-year manufacturer's warranty.
What's in the Box
Creative Labs Live! Cam Socialize HD AF Webcam, multi-language quick start guide, and software installation CD.