[clug] Those OV511 webcams
Tony and Robyn Lewis
beakysnugger at yahoo.co.uk
Tue Mar 23 12:19:35 GMT 2004
> A few weeks ago people were poking around for OV511 webcams. Did anyone
> end up souring one, and did it work?
Yeah, I got one, a Genius VideoCAM Web, and one other person was going to
Unfortunately it doesn't (seem to) work with the OV511 driver, and I
haven't had any luck finding any other drivers. Looks like I need to
kickstart Windows to use it.
Besides that, the image quality, in a well-lit lounge was pretty dark, so
I'm not that happy all round.
If I pull my finger out, I might try and return it on the grounds of the
image quality. We'll see.
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