The C920 from Logitech is now one of the best cameras on the market with a balance between quality and affordability. It records at 1080p, in addition to fast autofocus technology and low-light compensation for late night gaming. In combination with double microphones, it fits perfectly in all situations.
$ 69 at Amazon
The Kiyo is part of the range certified by Razer & # 39; s streamer and has one very important function: a large ring light on the front. For streamers with little room for lighting, the Kiyo can solve the problem of being seen while broadcasting, with a simple twist to adjust the brightness. With a speed of 1080p at 30 FPS or 60 FPS for a good resolution, it is ideal for simple live shows.
$ 88 at Amazon
When saving costs without huge compromise functions, the C615 from Logitech is a popular versatile choice for both streams and video calls. Although the live video options are limited to 720p, the differences are not very noticeable for the savings.
$ 32 at Amazon
Best for the budget
Microsoft LifeCam HD-3000
The Microsoft LifeCam HD-3000 is one of the best entry camera & # 39; s that you can buy and still offers a suitable image for video calls. Recording at 720p gives you a clear and cinematic image, without the price tag of more advanced models. You also have its universal mounting base that secures the webcam on different surfaces.
$ 26 at Amazon
Only the essence
Fosmon USB 6 LED Webcam
If you are looking for a USB webcam at the lowest possible price, look no further than this Fosmon product. With the price reduction, it has a 720p resolution and no autofocus, but the device does the job for people with a limited budget. Its 12MP camera, 24-bit color sensor and six integrated LEDs ensure the best possible image with this real budget setting.
$ 8 at Amazon
Where it started
Microsoft Xbox One Kinect sensor
The well-documented shortcomings of Microsoft Kinect eventually led to its demise, but even now it is a functional Xbox One companion. It is the only official Xbox camera, combined with 1080p video, voice control, face recognition and more. Please note that owners of Xbox One S and Xbox One X also need the adapter that is no longer used.
$ 140 at Amazon