The evolution of webcams has been rapid; from a device that only the rich could afford, to a common piece of computer hardware, to a wireless webcam. Wireless webcams offer more freedom when using video chat. There is no need to have to sit in the same position constantly throughout a video chat or move the whole computer when changing position. They can even be implemented as a nanny cam or a makeshift home security device. Most wireless webcams also come with a host of fun features to make your chatting experience even more exciting. So, if you are thinking of upgrading you webcam, take a look at the best wireless webcams of 2014:
This awesome wireless webcam comes packed with a host of features including HD viewing, USB connectivity, and a fantastic 1080p resolution. The picture and sound quality are excellent, making the video chat experience feel like you’re sitting in the room with the person. A cool feature is the auto-focus, meaning no matter how much you move around, the picture will always be crystal clear. The Logitech C920 is also a real bargain at just $80.
D-Link DCS-930L Network Webcam
D-Link have made a name for themselves by producing top quality webcams and the latest model is certainly no different. The DCS-930L comes with flash memory, digital zoom, and Wi-Fi connectivity. A high quality picture is produced even in low or poor light situations and the in-built microphone provides superb sound. A cool feature is the ability to control the webcam through a smartphone, giving excellent remote connectivity. All this and the D-Link DCS-930L is still only $70.
Wanscam Wireless Webcam
A wireless webcam for those who want extra security, the Wanscam cam comes equipped with superior night-vision and motion detectors. Visibility at night reaches an incredible 10 meters, with the HD recording lens triggered by sensitive motion sensors. If the webcam detects any movement it will send an automated email to an email address where the user can access remote viewing. Compatible with PC’s, Macs, and smartphones, this superb wireless webcam retails at just over $55.
Tenvis Wireless IP Camera
A cool, smart wireless webcam, the Tenvis can tilt in several directions, has superb Wi-Fi connectivity, and comes equipped with night vision. The sensitive lens can view up to 12 meters in the dark with excellent quality and comes with an in-built microphone and speaker. It works well remotely with a smartphone and can be programed to store footage while you are away. The Tenvis is a real bargain at just $50.
A cool wireless webcam with a ton of features, Y-Cam comes with wall brackets which allow it to be mounted virtually anywhere. The cam is built for simplicity and has an easy set-up process along with a smooth smartphone app which can be used to access recorded footage or to watch remotely. The webcam comes equipped with night vision and motion detectors, allowing users to walk around while video chatting or set up a home security system. The high quality of the cam and free cloud storage make it one of the higher priced devices at $215.