Manufacturer: Philips Inc.
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 1.24MB
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: v.2.3 / 2007.01.16
Philips 690 USB Camera Mic is a digital camera produced by Philips technologies. Digital cameras are used to take videos or motionless photos or both of them by using an electronic image sensor to record the images. Most digital cameras, also referred to as digicams, are used to record moving images and still photos. They have an advantage over film cameras as they can display their images immediately after the recording and are capable of storing very many images. For the Philips 690 USB Camera Mic to function properly, users are advised to ensure that they are using the correct driver which is also in the latest version. Using outdated device driver versions can produce conflict in the work of the device and cause errors in the work of the media. Therefore users should regularly update their drivers, at least monthly or more often if possible to ensure they are always using the latest version.
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
If the user switches to a lower screen resolution (640 X 480), they can be able too capture more images than when the resolution is set at 1280 X 1024. The Philips 690 USB Camera Mic camera gives reduces on the load of film development coast. One can easily choose which picture they want to save for printing. This gives one the option of deleting unwanted photos and hence creates space for more images. The camera is also integrated with an internal auto-flash with a fixed focus lens. It also has a micro mode that enables one take pictures that are so close. There is an option where one chooses to view the captured photos on a TV; this can be in form of slide shows. One can even program the Chameleon camera in a way that it works as a surveillance video by connecting the camera to the VCR. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Philips 690 USB Camera Mic errors before installing any driver updates.