The Snappy Smart Webcam is a budget offering from Speedlink, providing a portable webcam capable of capturing images, videos and audio. It’s only a few quid so I don’t expect the world, but does it cover the basics well enough?

Read on to see how the Speedlink Snappy Smart Webcam fares.


  • USB webcam
  • high VGA resolution of 640×480 pixels
  • take photos at up to 8 megapixels (interpolated)
  • integrated microphone
  • 4× digital zoom
  • face tracking
  • record videos at up to 30fps
  • desk stand and fold-out monitor mount
  • practical snapshot button
  • rotates 360 degrees
  • manual focus from 30mm to infinity
  • 1.2m cable
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