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Where's the iSight cameras??


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I have an MBP, but usually use it closed with an external monitor. I thought of getting a camera to use and went to look at the iSights on Apple's website, but can't find them! I looked in accessories and then did a general word search, nothing. The only place I could find iSight info was in the support section.

Why am I not finding it? Was it discontinued? It apple ditching them with plans of putting iSight in the monitors and ditching Mac Mini? (which would put iSight into every computer they sell)

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The iSight was discontinued a while ago. There were rumors all over the place that the Cinema Displays would be outfitted with an iSight camera similar to that on the iMac and Macbooks. So far nothing has been released or announced, but it's possible that we might see them at WWDC


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Yeah, I found out it was discontinued in December. It's been so long since the cinema displays came out that they're begging for an upgrade, and iSight would be a completely feasible option, fall in line with Apple's other products, and help justify the higher cost.

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Environmental laws killed them off in Europe. Possibly there was lead in the solder used in the camera.
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