The best Mac webcam in 2024: boost your image quality on a MacBook or iMac

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Our top picks
Best overall: Razer Kiyo Pro
2. Best streaming: Elgato Facecam
3. Stream with mic: Streamcam
4. Best 4K: Brio Ultra HD Pro
5. Best compact: Obsbot Meet 4K
6. Best budget: Logitech C922 Pro
7. Best value: eMeet c960
8. Lowest price: Logitech C270 HD
9. Best videoconferencing: Logitech ConferenceCam
How to choose
How we test

With the best Mac webcam, you'll look sharper and more professional on Zoom, as well as streaming platforms like YouTube and Twitch. So if the dingy, low-quality picture from your in-built webcam is holding you back, it's time to invest in an external Mac webcam.

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Adam Juniper
Managing Editor

With over 20 years of expertise as a tech journalist, Adam brings a wealth of knowledge across a vast number of product categories, including timelapse cameras, home security cameras, NVR cameras, photography books, webcams, 3D printers and 3D scanners, borescopes, radar detectors… and, above all, drones. 

Adam is our resident expert on all aspects of camera drones and drone photography, from buying guides on the best choices for aerial photographers of all ability levels to the latest rules and regulations on piloting drones. 

He is the author of a number of books including The Complete Guide to Drones, The Smart Smart Home Handbook, 101 Tips for DSLR Video and The Drone Pilot's Handbook

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