Hercules HD Emotion - Hercules

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Hercules HD Emotion

  • HD 720p Video
  • 8M pixels Photo
  • Autofocus



  •  Impeccable HD 720p quality for your video chat sessions, and photos!
    • Guaranteed HD 720p quality, even in low-light conditions
    • Video resolution: 1280 x 720
    • Photo resolution: 8 megapixels (software interpolation)
    • Incredibly smooth images: up to 30 frames per second

  •  Webcam designed and optimized for the most popular instant messaging applications: MSN® Messenger / Windows Livetm Messenger, Skype®, Yahoo!® Messenger, AIM®, Googletm Gmailtm Voice and Video Chat, QQtm...

  • Built-in noise-canceling microphone for maximum comfort of use and additional headset included.

  •  Autofocus feature

  •  3x digital zoom with automatic face-tracking

  •  Complete and exclusive software suite lets you "spice up" your video chats:
  •  Hercules Webcam Station Evolution software:

    • Ultra-simple, intuitive video capture mode.
    • Your choice of 3 photo capture modes, just like on a digital camera:
      • Single shot mode
      • Burst mode (up to 20 photos, with a 1 to 5 second interval between shots)
      • Self-timer mode (up to 10 seconds before the photo is taken)
    • Automatic conversion and formatting of your captures to send them by email, to your blog, your iPod®/iPhone®/iPad®, your Sony PSP® and directly to YouTubeTM, Facebook® and Flickr®!
    • Easily converts a series of burst mode images or a video file into an animated GIF file: perfect for livening up your website or blog!

  • Hercules Xtra Controller Pro software:

    • 3x digital zoom with automatic face-tracking.
    • Show your photos and video "live" in the video window of your chat sessions! Talk about them in real time with your friends. Point out must-see details using the pointer. "Spice up" your chats!
    • Also lets you show a part of what you’re viewing on your PC’s monitor (the website you’re looking at, an email, etc.).
    • Fun effects (pop art, Framing...).



Technical specifications

  • HD 720p CMOS sensor (1280 x 800 pixels)
  • Photo capture up to 8 megapixels (software interpolation)
  • Video capture up to 1280 x 720 pixels at 30 frames per second
  • Built-in noise-canceling microphone & additional headset included
  • Fixed focus (~30 cm to infinity)
  • Activity LED
  • 180 cm USB cable
  • High-Speed "Video Class" USB 2.0 (USB 1.1-compatible). Automatically recognized in Windows® 7, XP SP2 and Vista.
  • Rotation: 360° horizontal, 30° vertical. Universal attachment clip/stand.


Box contents

 Hercules HD Emotion webcam, Hercules Webcam Station Evolution, Hercules Xtra Controller Pro software on CD-ROM, Quick Start Guide



Minimum configuration


  • Windows® XP SP2-SP3 / Vista SP1 32 & 64-bit / Windows® 7 / Windows® 8  32 & 64-bit
  • Intel Pentium® IV / AMD Athlon®
  • 1.4 GHz / 512 MB RAM
  • 300 MB HDD
  • CD-ROM
  • USB 1.1 / 2.0 port




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