The What: Maxhub has introduced the new UC W21 Business Webcam featuring a 120-degree DFoV (Display Field of View), 4K resolution, and a two-element omnidirectional microphone array.
The What Else: The camera features layered optical glass for better smoothness and clarity along with 2D and 3D DNR (Digital Noise Reduction) for effective video experiences. Employing a Sony image sensor that yields HDR (High Dynamic Range) performance for brighter highlights and a wider range of color image detail, the UC W21's 4K wide-angle video performance provides impressive meeting visuals. From low light to bright backlights, the UC W21's integrated HDR technology constantly adjusts to ensure everyone looks their best.
The camera's advanced AI technologies include face detection to automatically adjust to the best framing solutions according to both the number of meeting participants and their location. Real-time close-up presentation and manual options enable auto focus to be tailored to suit a wide variety of needs.
Another notable aspect of the Maxhub UC W21 is its 360-degree horizontal rotation capability. The UC W21 can be adjusted 10 degrees to the back, 10 degrees to the front, 10 degrees to the left and 10 degrees to the right. The system's 120-degree DFoV, combined with 360-degree horizontal rotation, provides complete control over where the camera focuses.
The Maxhub UC W21's microphone array features an integrated noise-cancellation algorithm that detects audio up to 13 feet away and filters out background noise to keep the focus where it needs to be.
The Bottom Line: The UC W21 is designed for a wide range of business meetings and its single USB-C connection eliminates the need to install plug-ins. The UC W21 enables people to easily work with the conferencing software they are most comfortable with.