Genius is one of the world's best-known manufacturers of all sorts of computer peripherals, from mouses to complete audio systems. Among the company's extremely wide range of products we also encounter quite a few webcams, including here the particular model you'll read about as follows, namely the Genius Trek 320R, which delivers a couple of average features, but, most importantly, some pretty impressive visual effects during normal functioning.
The Genius Trek 320R is a 330K pixel video camera which supports still image interpolation of up to 1.3 megapixels, thus being able to capture images with resolutions of up to 1280 x 960 pixels. Additionally, as far as video is concerned, the webcam's CMOS sensor supports VGA-grade resolutions (640x480 pixels).
Besides that, it exhibits a chic, rainbow-themed design line and the best part with this web cam comes when you plug in the device and it starts to change its electrifying colors.
Apart from the appealing colorful design, the Genius system needs USB 2.0 high speed transmission interface. It supports recording in JPEG and AVI file formats at a frame rate of up to 30 frames per second. It also features a manual focus and a built-in digital amplifier, which translates into no more blurred images.
Weighing no more than a cigarette pack (more or less around 155 grams), the web cam has reasonable size of 80 x 65 x 90 mm, which means it can easily be taken with you in the luggage.
When buying the web cam you won't need an extra microphone, since it already offers one, Moreover, for the 20 bucks you'll have to cough up for this thing, you'll also get the application CD and a quick guide.