Choosing a WebCam for your At-Home Salesforce Certification Exam

The Key Details:

Minimum Video Resolution of 720p with a frame rate of 30 fps
High Speed USB 2.0 connection — Plug and Play preferred
Cord length of 6 ft (2 m) or more
Manual focus ring
No auto zoom or auto focus allowed. These features must be turned off.
Built-in microphone

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As of 03–16–20, 24 hours later, there had been 6k Impressions, and a couple hundred engagements. Ok there is a level of interest here on webcams!

Logitech C270$27 USD as of 03–16–2020

Logitech C270 Webcam

Logitech C920 S HD Pro— $130~160 USD as of 03–16–2020

Papalook 1080P PA452 Webcam — $40 USD

Papalook PA 452 Webcam Camera

Microsoft LifeCam HD-3000 for Business — $30 USD as of 03–16–2020

My Verdict —

Well I had heard on the thread that Bob from Appirio, the Salesforce Consultancy firm where I work, had recently upgraded a lot of folks to a specific webcam. I was told to reach out to him.



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