Microsoft LifeCam Cinema Webcam, USB 2.0

MX42846 LifeCam Cinema Webcam, USB 2.0
MX42846 LifeCam Cinema Webcam, USB 2.0 MX42846 LifeCam Cinema Webcam, USB 2.0

Product Info

Capture and Share it All in Glorious HD

Don't miss a thing—enjoy high-quality 720p HD widescreen video together with crystal clear audio, with the LifeCam Cinema.

Relax while the camera automatically sharpens your images and TrueColor adjusts exposure for bright, vibrant footage. And for even sharper video, take advantage of the high-precision glass lens and ClearFrame Technology to improve the picture even in low light conditions.

The LifeCam Cinema Web Cam is a combination of solid performance and reliability. Equally useful at Home of at the Office, this webcam uses High Precision Glass Lens instead of a traditional Plastic Lens to assure you look great during important video calls.


  • 720p HD widescreen
    720p sensor captures true HD quality video at up to 30 fps
  • Skype Certified
    Do more things together when you're apart, with Skype video calling.
  • Auto Focus
    Images stay sharp and detailed even during close-ups
  • High-precision glass element lens
    High quality lens delivers more accurate colors and sharper video
  • ClearFrame Technology
    ClearFrame image-processing technology delivers smooth, detailed video, even in low light conditions
  • Digital Microphone
    Digital microphone with noise cancelling technology helps improve speech quality for crystal clear audio
  • Aluminum Body
    Aluminum body reduces weight and improves the durability of the webcam body
  • Windows Live Movie Maker
    Start a movie project with one click, then upload widescreen video to social networking sites
  • Windows Live Photo Gallery
    Easily upload a photo that you can edit, tag, and share with friends and family
  • LifeCam Dashboard
    Add special effects and control your webcam—all from the Windows Live Messenger window
  • Windows Live™ Call Button
    It's simple to start video calls. One touch of the Windows Live Call Button lets you see who's online, and you're on your way to making a video call
  • Flexible Stand
    Bend, fold and shape the flexible base for the best angle on laptop screens, flat panels and traditional monitors
  • Video Effects
    Discover a fun way to express yourself with these entertaining video effects built into the LifeCam dashboard
  • Works with*
    Windows Live™, Yahoo! Messenger, AOL Instant Messenger and Skype, with Basic Video & Audio Functionality with Windows Live™ Messenger, AOL Instant Messenger, Yahoo! Messenger,Skype, QQ and Microsoft® Office Communicator.

System Requirements

For Windows based PC:

  • Windows® 8, 7, Windows Vista®, Windows XP SP2 or higher (Excluding Windows XP 64-bit)
  • Minimum CPU: Intel Dual-Core 1.6 GHz
    Recommended: Intel Dual-Core 3.0 GHz or higher
  • Minimum RAM: 1 GB
    Recommended: 2 GB RAM
  • 1.5 GB HDD Free
  • CD-ROM Drive
  • USB 2.0 Port
  • Windows Compatible Speakers or Headphones


Sensor HD 720p CMOS Sensor
Lens Field of View 73° Diagonal
Focus Auto Focuses from 150mm ~ Infinity
Video Resolution Up to 1280 x 720 HD
Frame Rate Up to 30 frames per second
Photo Resolution Up to 5 megapixel (2880 x 1620 pixels interpolated) photos
Audio Microphone Integrated unidirectional digital microphone
Audio Response 200 ~ 8,000Hz, ± 4dB
Connectivity USB 2.0
USB Cable Length ~ 1.82m (~6 feet)
Temperature Operating: 0 ~ 40° C (32 ~ 104° F)
Storage: -40 ~ 60° C (-40 ~ 140° F)
Humidity Operating: less than 5% ~ 65% RH, Non Condensing
Storage: less than 5% ~ 80% RH, Non Condensing
Dimensions (LxWxH) 56 x 46 x 40mm (2.2 x 1.8 x 1.6™)
Weight 95g (3.4 oz)