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Title. Will be ordering from Newegg, Radioshack, staples, or Best Buy. Will be used for Skype sex and Chatroulette. Just kidding, but maybe not. Thanks!
    
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This should work http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16826623085
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At your budget, i'd go with something with a higher resolution.

Maybe this? Seem to be rated well
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16826104472 $51.99 + $10 off w/ promo code EMCXRVM83
or a refurb of the same model
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16826104706 $26.99

Or just take your pick
http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&N=-1&IsNodeId=1&Description=webcam&bop=And&Order=RATING&PageSize=100
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I have a Lifecam cinema and can't complain.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16826105576
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I hear these have great resolution

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post #6 of 9
higher resolution from cheaper webcams isnt smart. you will get more visible issues from quality MOST of the time but not all. go for a middle of the road in terms of megapixels. and go with something 720p. the lifecam cinema that was suggested is an excellent choice.

also the hockeypuck joke is dumb and makes no sense. try being more unproductive in the off-topic section of OCN thumb.gif we actually help answer questions here wink.gif
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So, Microsoft, or Logitech?
    
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logitech gets my vote honestly. never had an issue with anything of theirs ever
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Originally Posted by M0HNKE View Post

So, Microsoft, or Logitech?

Whichever is on sale, it's just a webcam. My Microsoft cam is going on 3 years and I haven't had an issue with it.
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