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Microsoft LifeCam Cinema Webcam Giveaway

by on October 13, 2009
in Computers and Software, Giveaways, Computers & Accessories, Accessories, Photo / Video Sharing :: 66 comments

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Congratulations to Jodi W. of Saint Paul, MN for winning the Microsoft webcam!

Say Goodbye to Grainy Video!

If your current webcam has video quality that barely rivals the 1969 Apollo moon landing transmissions, this giveaway is for you! One lucky entrant will win a Microsoft LifeCam Cinema HD webcam ($79.95 MSRP)!

How to Enter

To enter the giveaway, simply subscribe to our newsletter during the contest period using the "subscribe" box on this page or any other page on the site.

Want more chances to win? Forward our newsletter to a friend. If they subscribe and enter your email address in the "Referred by" field when registering, you will get another entry. Note: the "Referred by" email address must be the same as the original subscriber's email address in order to get credit for the referral.

The giveaway will end at 11:59pm on October 27, 2009.

If you don't win, check out the recommendations in our Webcam Buyer's Guide.


The Microsoft LifeCam Cinema

Microsoft LifeCam Cinema webcam

  • 720p HD widescreen - 720p sensor captures true HD quality video at up to 30 fps.
  • Auto Focus - Images stay sharp and detailed even during close-ups.
  • High-precision glass element lens - delivers more accurate colors and sharper video.
  • ClearFrame Technology - image-processing technology delivers smooth, detailed video, even in low light conditions.
  • Digital Microphone - noise cancelling technology helps improve speech quality for crystal clear audio.
  • Aluminum Body - reduces weight and improves the durability of the webcam body.
  • LifeCam Dashboard - add special effects and control your webcam—all from the Windows Live Messenger window.
  • Flexible Stand - bend, fold and shape the flexible base for the best angle on laptop screens, flat panels and traditional monitors.
  • Video Effects - discover a fun way to express yourself with these entertaining video effects built into the LifeCam dashboard.

Official Rules

We will randomly select a winner from the entries. No purchase is necessary to win. Void where prohibited. U.S. residents only. Click here for the full rules.

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From Magsey on October 14, 2009 :: 9:35 am

Thank you for the chance to win this webcam, it would be perfect for talking on Skype to my Daughter, Grandkids and Sister in England


From inky on October 14, 2009 :: 11:46 am

I would love to have The Microsoft LifeCam Cinema.  I would be able to use it in broadcasting chess games on the internet.


From Gregory Hill on October 14, 2009 :: 11:48 am



From mike anderson on October 14, 2009 :: 1:16 pm

I love Techlicious down to the bone. A great site that you can really sink your teeth into. Keep up the great work.


From Angela J on October 14, 2009 :: 5:44 pm

I can use a good webcam, one of my children just moved 2,000 miles away.


From Joe on October 14, 2009 :: 10:47 pm

I could not make it to the Moon but I sure bet I would look good with this web cam. Hope it is on it’s way to Me…


From Mike Loewer on October 16, 2009 :: 12:44 am

Would love To win this!


From Samuel Taylor on October 16, 2009 :: 1:12 am

Thanks for the great Contest, somone will
win a great camera, I know it’s selfish, but I hope I win
thanks again


From DONALD PECK, Sr. on October 16, 2009 :: 7:52 am

Great website, web cams are a must have item


From Johanne on October 16, 2009 :: 11:22 am

I love webcams and I think I will get alot of use out of this one. My girlfriends are all over the U.S. and this webcam will enable us to interact more often.


From Robin Balgobin on October 16, 2009 :: 3:24 pm

i will lyk to win this Microsoft LifeCam Cinema very much for and the famly so we can make videos to send to my friendz on the web


From Raymond Helbling on October 16, 2009 :: 9:59 pm

I Would Really Love TO Win This Web Cam Because I Do Not Have One, And I Could Stay In Touch With My 2 Daughters And 4 Grand Daughters,I Can Always Dream Cant I????


From Bonnie J Wren on October 16, 2009 :: 10:13 pm

I would absolutely LOVE to win this web-cam!! I don’t have one and I REALLY want one! Web-cams are a must have items nowadays! Gotta gave one - can’t afford to buy one - really really wish I will win one!!


From Kayla McKagan on October 16, 2009 :: 11:13 pm

I hope I win this!


From Denise Bigley on October 16, 2009 :: 11:35 pm

This would be so cool to win!


From sarah woods on October 17, 2009 :: 12:01 am

This WebCam if won would be our family’s first CAm.  Thanks SW


From Chris K on October 17, 2009 :: 3:13 am

720p HD webcam? *dies* Did I read that right - 720p ....? *dies again*


From Gary Green on October 17, 2009 :: 8:34 am

would love to win this prize.


From cathy miller on October 17, 2009 :: 12:03 pm

I’d love to win this great prize, thanks for the chance


From Annette Mendez on October 17, 2009 :: 1:46 pm

Great giveaway from a great company.


From Clifford on October 17, 2009 :: 2:16 pm

In like Flint


From Rose Mitchell on October 17, 2009 :: 3:25 pm

I would love this webcam.  I am learning to use my computer more everyday. Help me learn.


From Joyce Gilliam on October 17, 2009 :: 3:52 pm

Thanks for doing this, I have never had a WebCam but always wanted it to share my Grand-daughters antics with the rest of her family whom she hasn’t met yet.


From Tracey Taylor on October 17, 2009 :: 5:01 pm

I would love to win this as I have NEVER owned a video camera and cannot afford one. this would be a good thing for me to have as both my kids are “hams”


From Tricia Jorke on October 17, 2009 :: 5:32 pm

I would love this Microsoft web cam.  Microsoft is a great company to get it from,too. Thank you, Tricia


From William Jorke on October 17, 2009 :: 5:33 pm

This would be great!  I need a web cam and I’d really like to get one.


From Michael Jorke on October 17, 2009 :: 5:35 pm

Cool.  Great web cam.  I hope I win this.  It would be awesome.


From Tonya Hartsuiker on October 17, 2009 :: 5:36 pm

What a great web cam.  This would be great!  I’d love to have it.


From Thomas Jorke on October 17, 2009 :: 5:38 pm

Nice web cam!  Microsoft is wonderful and make great stuff.


From Anthony Jorke on October 17, 2009 :: 5:40 pm

This would be a awesome web cam.  Good quality too.  Hope I win.  Thank you


From Marissa Hubenette on October 17, 2009 :: 5:42 pm

This web cam would go great with my newer computer.  I’ve never had a web cam and for me, it would be a dream come true.  Thank you for this chance.


From Justin Jorke on October 17, 2009 :: 5:44 pm

Great web cam!  Microsoft makes so many awesome products and this is one of them that I wouldlike to have.


From Tammy Norman on October 17, 2009 :: 9:22 pm

this would be great i don’t have a cam corder


From Sandra J Nye on October 18, 2009 :: 10:49 am



From randy l morgan on October 18, 2009 :: 11:04 am

thank you for the chance to win a great ..hd web cam


From beardman on October 18, 2009 :: 2:57 pm

Techlicious is the greatest! Please enter me into the drawing for this awesome camera!


From patti lyons on October 18, 2009 :: 4:21 pm

I would love the chance to use it for showing my older family my animal part of the family n children

Also while stuck in house it will help me learn more of updated computer the days of dos and large disk is obsolete



From Bill Dana on October 18, 2009 :: 4:47 pm

I would like to recieve a lifecam cinema webcam, and I will tell my friends also about your email page as well.


From Willa on October 19, 2009 :: 6:48 am

wow, thanks sooo much for this opportun ity in this prize!


From Tom Zirzow on October 19, 2009 :: 3:10 pm

I want one of these!


From Deanna on October 21, 2009 :: 9:25 am

My brother was just deployed and this would be great for his wife to use to stay in touch with him.  I hope I win!


From Joe on October 21, 2009 :: 4:39 pm

I sure will look good on that cam…..hope I can win it .....


From Carolyn S on October 22, 2009 :: 7:30 pm

would love to have this


From Lia on October 23, 2009 :: 10:17 pm

would really like to have this camera


From Vanessa Bolin on October 24, 2009 :: 6:33 pm

We have a webcam to communicate with my parents. We mostly use it to show them how much their grandson is growing. The video is always grainy. A high quality camera would be great to have!


From Dennis Wheeler on October 24, 2009 :: 9:11 pm



From Wendy on October 26, 2009 :: 4:22 am

Thanks for such awesome giveaway. This webcam is really awesome!


From earl b. on October 26, 2009 :: 2:40 pm

I could sure use this!!!!


From Patti on October 26, 2009 :: 5:58 pm

For me please!


From Kathleen Debernardi on October 26, 2009 :: 6:20 pm

I would love the web cam to keep track of my grandkids in three different towns.


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