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Having researched 19 webcams and tested 6 webcams, we believe that if you need a webcam for your video calls, streaming, or recording, you should get the Logitech HD Pro C920 webcam. It takes better pictures and videos than any other model we've tested, beating even the newest and most expensive models. It has a sharp 1080p video at 30 frames per second with fast autofocus and fast and accurate auto white balance; it is easy to install and use and at around $ 60 it does not cost much more than low budget webcams.

The C920 has been around since 2012 and does not include high-end features such as 4K video, 60fps recording, or Windows Hello face authentication. But there's still no better webcam for the basics, and price declines h…