Manufacturer: Genius, KYE Systems Corp.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 43Kb
Operating System: Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows 98, Windows 95
Latest Version / Release Date: 5.1.2600.0 / 01 Jul 2001
The Genius USB Digital Camera - Video falls under the category of digital cameras (more commonly called as digicams). These are types of hardware devices that provide the computer user with a way of taking either videos or still photographs of the intended subject. The digital image capture is made possible by the use of electronic imaging sensor systems which can accurately distinguish between the actual subject and the background. The USB interface port serves as the host for the Genius USB Digital Camera - Video when connected to the machine. Devices which are plugged into this port are normally automatically identified by the Operating System. These prompt the user to install the corresponding device driver to make its feature sets available for use. Audio streams for captured video require the presence of a competent sound card installed within the same machine.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
Being one of the more preferred image capture hardware in the computer industry, the Genius USB Digital Camera - Video is known for delivering high quality videos and images. The image files which are captured by the device normally make use of the JPG file format. The images can also be subjected to further processing via third party software applications. Captured videos on the other hand may be in the form of AVI or MPG file formats. These videos can be played back on installed multimedia applications using codecs which are supplied together with the installation of the device driver. The codecs provided by the device driver makes it possible for various software applications to correctly interpret the data captured by the device. Authoring and transferring to other media can also be done with the support of the appropriate device driver. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Genius USB Digital Camera - Video errors before installing any driver updates.