Microsoft's Cadillac of Webcams

The LifeCam VX-6000's super-adjustable image and ease of use with messaging and blogging tools justify its higher price

Editor's Rating:

The Good: Large viewing screen; highly adjustable image; seamless integration with other Microsoft tools

The Bad: Pricey; many special effects simply overlay, rather than alter, the image

The Bottom Line: A solid camera for the regular video chatter or casual vlogger

I've got to get outside more often. That was my first thought upon seeing myself through the lens of Microsoft's (MSFT) LifeCam VX-6000. I chastised myself for looking unusually pale; it's midsummer and I have yet to hit the beach.

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