Firstly, our services will work with any built-in camera or microphone on your computer, however, there is a wide range of peripheral devices for audio & video that will extend the quality of your overall meeting experience.
Typically, audio video devices built-in to your computer are not the greatest quality. Although most USB compatible devices will work, the list below will provide you with some recommendations to get started.
The list has been divided into two sections, desktop peripherals, which are for personal use & conference room peripherals, for providing audio visual to mid - larger rooms.
Desktop Peripherals for video conferencing
HD Video USB Webcams:
Description - These webcam models will offer HD quality images with the C920 & C615 capable of 1080p. Although, these webcams have built-in microphones, we do recommend a seperate USB microphone for optimal audio. The C920 does offer a dual mic, which would be the best option if your looking for an all-in-one solution.
Price Range - $40-$100
Description - Everyman HD is the webcam model offered by Freetalk, offering HD video at 720p quality.
MSRP Price - $60
Description - Microsoft's lifecam models offer quality up to 1080p (Studio model). The Cinema & Studio models offer a wide angle lens with the ability to zoom.
Price Range - $40-$100
Description - This model is a USB desktop microphone. It's compact and east to travel with. It could be used for personal use or support a small group.
MSRP Price - $150
Description - The Chat 150 offers full duplex audio with 3 built-in microphones. The device is compact and easy to take with you. This device could also provide good quality audio from a small meeting room.
MSRP Price - $400
Description - A USB Speakerphone for your mobile or tablet. This is an ideal option if your joining meetings from your mobile device. The P710E will allow you to stand your mobile or tablet upright and connects into the audio source for an improved audio experience.
Price - $170
Description - The Calisto 620 is a wireless desktop speakerphone. No chords necessary as the device will connect to your computer via bluetooth. Includes an echo cancelling microphone with full duplex audio.
Price - $150
Description - A noise cancelling headset. Offers superior audio quality. An ideal solution for noisy environments.
MSRP Price - $220