Top 10 Weirdest Webcams

USB Lion Web Cam

PC Magazine has published a The 10 Weirdest Webcams article on their website today. A lot of good stuff in there. Some which have already been featured here on GeekAlerts, like the USB Big Foot Cam.

Seen above is the adorable USB Lion Webcam ($26) with glowing LED lights for eyes. A tiny cam that you easily clip onto the screen of your laptop.


  • Tiny, nice and portable
  • Built-in microphone
  • Lens rotation for adjusting clear image
  • Excellent still image capture
  • Video Conferencing
  • Snap shot button
  • LED light
  • LED lightness adjusting switch
  • Interface: USB 1.1, USB 2.0 compliant
  • Size: 47x25x15mm
  • Weight: 73g


  • Image sensor: CMOS sensor 1.3M
  • Resolution: VGA 1280×960
  • Frame Rates: Up to 30fps@320×240, up to 15fps@640×480
  • Focus: 20mm to infinity adjustable
  • SNR or Signal to Noise Ratio: > 55 dB
  • Manual focus
  • Auto white balance
  • Auto electronic exposure

(Via Gearlog)


  1. Wow that panda one looks pissed off. Then again, if I were a panda with a webcam lodged in my chest I’d be pretty pissed too.

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