Excerpt: This is a low cost camera for use with Skype. The image is not so great but fits my needs. The ability to mount it on a computer screen isnot so great in terms of stability but with care it is reasonably steady. Compared to other cameras I have seen that are much more expensivethe difference in quality of image is marginal. One problem with all these devices is that you more and more wires to deal with in some orderlymanner.