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Hercules Dualpix
6.9 out of 10

Hercules Dualpix

High resolution VGA sensor offering excellent image quality, e Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Hercules Dualpix

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Overall 6
6.0

Okay, once it's focused

Eric, Amazon
4 December 2011
  • Summary: The resolution of this cam is not very high. I have two, and it works well enough with an Ubuntu Linux box and a Windows 7 machine. All my software seems to recognize the cam, which is more than I can say for some other webcams out there.
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Overall 6
6.0

HD or not HD?

Brad, Amazon
7 June 2011
  • Summary: Well don't let the HD on the tittle fool you the HD stands for Hercules Dualpix not High Def so if your looking for a Hi-Def cam don't buy this one but on the other hand if your looking for a cheap cam that has a real good picture then this one is top of the line, don't get me wrong I love this cam...
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Overall 6
6.0

I'm Still Looking for Higher Quality Video

T. Jacobson, Amazon
10 October 2010
  • Summary: I was looking for compatibility with Linux OS (Ubuntu in particular) and I'm satisfied. This camera conforms to the USB 2.0 Video Class (UVC) interface standard and that seems to be supported by most operating systems. I had no trouble getting Ubuntu 8.04 through 10.04 to recognize the camera.
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Overall 6
6.0

Not fully functional

J. Strauss, Amazon
21 May 2010
  • Summary: Bought this camera to provide another view from my iMac and while the Mac recognizes the camera, it is not accessible in some non-Apple chat programs. No drivers from the manufacturer for the Mac that I could find to fix the problem. Not a great picture but you get what you pay for.
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Overall 6
6.0

Average type webcam

doemixes, Ebay
15 September 2009
  • Summary: i thought i would be getting a web cam that was better than my last. Thought this would be an HD type camera. I was wrong. you can go with something cheaper don't waste your money.
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Overall 6
6.0
Value for money 10
10
Features 8
8.0
Performance 6
6.0
Installation 10
10

returning after 4 mos

Overstock
22 July 2009
  • Summary: After 4 mos of using item, turned it on one day and there are lined areas different shades of me on the screen - so basically it looks like the top is clear and the middle with another shade of color and the bottom with a darker shade.
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Overall 6
6.0

Cheap Webcam that works with a Mac.

Hugo B., Amazon
20 January 2009
  • Summary: You get what you pay for. I needed an webcam to do a project on my mac and after doing some research it appears that webcams need to be UVC compatible in order to work with macs. Most webcams do not advertise that they are compatible with macs so finding one is not all that easy. (Check [...
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Overall 6
6.0

Had the camera for 2 weeks now!

calanb81, Ebay
28 December 2008
  • Summary: I purchased this webcam for my lap top to use with Gmail and Skype. The camera is steady and a breeze to set up and use. It feels adequately secure when attached to my lap top. The picture transmits in real time and is constantly streaming.
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Overall 6
6.0

Hercules Webcam.

Mr. John F. Mead, Amazon
20 January 2009
  • Summary: I have bought two of these, as presents, to use with laptops. One seems to work OK but with the other the mic./sound is OK but there is now no picture and the message "unknown fault" appears: it worked OK initially.
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Overall 6
6.0

Not on my G4

R. Berry, Amazon
20 January 2009
  • Summary: Works ok on Mac Pro, on which I don't need it because it has a built in webcam, but not on ibook G4 with Mac OS-X for which I bought it, even though it says OS-X compatible. No software for OS-X delivered, and support line suggested Macam, but can't get that to work either.
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