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Microsoft LifeCam Studio (Webcam, Full-HD, HD-Ready)

Multimedia HD, Microsoft, USB, Webcam

Microsoft LifeCam Studio (Webcam, Full-HD, HD-Ready)
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Updated: 10/12/2015 09:46

Review of Linux Compatibility

The Microsoft LifeCam Studio is a Full-HD USB webcam with USB ID 045e:0772

Bus 001 Device 022: ID 045e:0772 Microsoft Corp.

The webcam is partly supported by the uvcvideo driver and automatically recognized by the Linux kernel (since Ubuntu 11.10):

usb 2-2: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 2
usb 2-2: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
Linux video capture interface: v2.00
uvcvideo: Unknown video format 3032344d-0000-0010-8000-00aa00389b71
uvcvideo: Found UVC 1.00 device Microsoft® LifeCam Studio(TM) (045e:0772)
usbcore: registered new interface driver hiddev
input: Microsoft® LifeCam Studio(TM) as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.7/usb2/2-2/2-2:1.0/input/input14
usbcore: registered new interface driver uvcvideo
USB Video Class driver (v0.1.0)
generic-usb 0003:045E:0772.0001: hiddev96,hidraw0: USB HID v1.01 Device [Microsoft Microsoft® LifeCam Studio(TM)] on usb-0000:00:1d.7-2/input4
usbcore: registered new interface driver usbhid
usbhid: v2.6:USB HID core driver

However, the Microsoft LifeCam Studio always requests the maximum possible USB bandwidth which could disturb other connected USB devices.

Identified Hardware Configurations (1 Result)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
Scan Date
Fedora release 25 (Twenty Five) 4.10.13-200.fc25.x86_64 - 09/05/2017

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