This mini webcam has much wider angle than the normal one, and could be directly used in Raspberry Pi without installing driver.
- 150 Degree ultra wide angle lens
- 720p Full HD recording up to 30-45fps
- Rotates 360 Degree
- Fast compression engine (2-8 times compression)
- High quality metal casing
- Support for Linux and Windows system
- Sensor – CMOS 1/4 inch VGA/CIF
- Manual focus with glass lens
- 2MP interpolation photo (1600 x 1200)
- SNR > 48dB
- 1.5M extension USB cable
The two pictures below are taken in the same place, with Logitech C270 and this wide angle webcam. The later puts much bigger area into the picture, which is perfect for CCTV and all kinds of video stream monitoring.