Microsoft HD LifeCam Cinema announced

Microsoft announced a brand new webcam today with their LifeCam Cinema, which offers a true HD experience in 720p resolution. It can capture 30 frames per second and offers high quality at an affordable price.

Other features of this webcam include 4x digital zoom, a noise-canceling mic, autofocus and a glass lens. Made from aluminum, this camera is supported on a stand that works with notebooks and desktops, alike.

A specific Windows Live call button makes it easy to use with Windows Live Messenger and it connects through USB 2.0 and works with Windows XP through 7. You can get the LifeCam Cinema on September 9 for $79.99.