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Throw off your shackles. Be free of the driver. Bin those installation discs. Creative's new webcam is plug-n-play.After years of similarly equipped m

Throw off your shackles. Be free of the driver. Bin those installation discs. Creative's new webcam is plug-n-play.After years of similarly equipped memory cards, mice and MP3 players, the Live! Cam Optia has joined the revolution. Not only does it do away with installation, it also makes the Optia a worthy travelling companion. Just rock up at a rusty web cafe in Bangalore, slam in the USB cam, load up MSN and you can beam your grubby mug to the unfortunates back home, without overcoming their administrator passwords.The video voyeur also boasts Smart Face Tracking technology to keep your features constantly in frame. A decent glass lens, VGA video and 1.3megapixel stills complete the picture.It's out now in Asia, expect it here soon.

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Creative Live! Cam Optia Price: £TBA (£70 in Asia) On sale: TBA (Now in Asia) Contact: Creative Related stories: The face-tracking webcam