It is also fairly frequent in online role-playing games, such as MUDs and MMORPGs, though approval of this activity varies greatly from game to game.
When you use Omegle, we pick someone else at random and let you talk one-on-one.To help you stay safe, chats are anonymous unless you tell someone who you are (not suggested! Predators have been known to use Omegle, so please be careful.Look for a high framerate (30 fps or more) and at least a 640x480 resolution.You may also want a built-in microphone, which is a pretty standard feature.(It's hard to find a webcam without a microphone, actually, but if you're buying a really cheap one, do check!
) It's worthwhile going to a large computer store (Comp USA, Compusmart, Future Shop, Best Buy, or whatever's large and near you) to have a look, as they tend to have one of each webcam set up and connected to a computer, so you can compare image quality.
Hope this satisfies your requirements, and if not, just tell me!
You will always be able to play your favorite games on Kongregate.
It's one I'd recommend for people just beginning to mess around with webcams, and you can find it and other Creative webcams for -20 USD if you shop around.
Now hook it up to your computer with the included instructions (most of them are plug-in-and-use now) and move on to step 2!
The bar has been set pretty high for answers to Burning Questions so I just want to help your answer be all that it can be. I spent another hour or so on it, trying to incorporate your feedback.