MacBook Pro & Logitech C930e video software

MyRichLife

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Hey Guys & Ladies,

Can someone tell me how to fix lag when making a video/review with a Logitech C930e webcam. I'm not leaving any open programs running in the background that would cause the lag while I am making the video. I have no idea how to fix this.
 

chris

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I wonder if the recording is ok, but the playback is what's giving your problems. If you have the file, try using VLC to play it back. See if it's a problem with the recording or just iMovie choking on it.
 

MyRichLife

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I wonder if the recording is ok, but the playback is what's giving your problems. If you have the file, try using VLC to play it back. See if it's a problem with the recording or just iMovie choking on it.
When I use the iSight camera on my laptop iMovie, Photo booth and Quicktime Player works fine but not the Logitech c930e camera. It lags when I hit record the audio and movement is delayed.
 

Europa

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Upgrading to a new MacBook Pro would probably fix the lag, but I would just stick with the iSight camera and iMovie and return the Logitech.