The Logitech HD Webcam C310 is a well-reviewed affordable webcam, though lacking some of the features and tools found in other webcams. Its sound and video quality is very good, thanks to Logitech's RightLight 2 and RightSound technologies, and its 5-megapixel camera produces quality images. Reviewers, both professional and users, consistently agree that the C310 webcam offers solid performance for video chatting. They also agree that the webcam's mount is a little unstable and doesn't attach well to large monitors.
The HD Webcam C310 is in fifth place in TopTenReviews.com's 2011 webcam roundup, which offers a detailed comparison chart and sub-ratings. Justin Yu of CNET writes a thorough evaluation, awarding it 3.5 out of 5 stars, marking it lower than other webcams primarily for its lack of features. Between the Amazon.com reviews and those at BestBuy.com, more than 250 user contributors express support for this webcam, giving it a high overall score of 4.5 out of 5.
The editors at TopTenReviews.com place the Logitech HD Webcam C310 in the middle of the pack. They cite its affordable price and ease of use as key features, but state that it does not have as many functions and features as their top-rated webcams.
Review: Logitech HD Webcam C310, Editors of TopTenReviews.com
Justin Yu says that the Logitech HD Webcam C310 installs quickly and easily, and the RightSound microphone boosts audio clarity while subduing background noise. He gives this webcam 3.5 out of 5 stars.
Review: Logitech HD Webcam C310, Justin Yu, Sept. 2010
Of the more than 200 contributors at BestBuy.com who rated the Logitech HD Webcam C310, three quarters give it 4 or 5 stars and a staggering 98 percent would recommend it to a friend. Its great picture quality and sound, especially when using Skype, were plus points, while its instability on the computer monitor was of concern.
Review: Logitech HD Webcam C310, Contributors to BestBuy.com
Contributors at Amazon.com are enthusiastic in their support of the Logitech HD Webcam C310. Several reviewers compare this model to the Logitech Webcam Pro 9000, saying that it gives similar results but is less expensive. Concerns include the bulkiness of the webcam and the short 5-foot cable.
Review: Logitech 720p Webcam C310, Contributors to Amazon.com