Dumb webcam question....

Discussion in 'Buying Tips and Advice' started by jonomo, Oct 18, 2005.

  1. jonomo macrumors regular

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2005
    #1
    Can I use Ichat with any USB webcam that is compatible with Mac? Or do I HAVE to use isight?

    Can someone recommend a good cam with a mic and possibly a light that doesn't cost an arm and a leg like the Isight...
     
  2. osprey76 macrumors 6502

    Joined:
    May 3, 2004
    Location:
    Oklahoma City, OK
    #2
    iChat only natively uses the iSight or a DV video camera. However, iChatUSBCam will let you use a fairly long list of USB cameras. I don't personally use any video chat cameras, so I don't have an opinion on them. See the web site for more info.
     
  3. jsw Moderator emeritus

    jsw

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2004
    Location:
    Andover, MA
    #3
    I use my iSight, but for a while I used my Logitech Pro via iChatUSBCam. Worked great - highly recommended.
     

Share This Page