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Hi there,

I was looking at purchasing a webcam mainly to use with skype. I have a budget of around £50. I was looking at this one and wondering what you guys think.

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Microsoft-H5D-00003-Lifecam-Cinema-HD/dp/B002I3IRY8/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top

Also, I noted that it has a microphone and I assume that this connects via USB. However, I use a microphone that's connected through my soundcard, would I be able to use them separately still?
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Hi there,
I was looking at purchasing a webcam mainly to use with skype. I have a budget of around £50. I was looking at this one and wondering what you guys think.
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Microsoft-H5D-00003-Lifecam-Cinema-HD/dp/B002I3IRY8/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top
Also, I noted that it has a microphone and I assume that this connects via USB. However, I use a microphone that's connected through my soundcard, would I be able to use them separately still?


Yes. Usb cares not about other sound devices.

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I have a Logitech C910, it's HD and Skype certified for HD too. If you can get the C920 do it.

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