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HoverCam Solo 8 Plus

The Solo 8 Plus is an improvement on the Solo 8 - with 4k resolution and 13mp in stead of 8mp. 

The software features a new time-lapse and slow motion video.

HoverCam Solo 8 Plus

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HoverCam Solo 8Plus USB 3.0 Document Camera

  • 13 MP – For Ultra-clear Imaging
  • Time-lapse and slow motion functionality
  • Includes HoverCam annotation software
 Our Best Selling Document Camera – Just Got Better

Step into the modern classroom

The next generation of the Hovercam Solo family is the Solo 8 Plus. The previous generation, the Hovercam Solo 8, was our best selling document camera. The Solo 8 Plus is now much quicker, has even better resolution, vivid and smooth video and deeper zoom with exclusive auto focus technology. It also brings along exciting new features never found in any USB document camera before it.

Exclusive Technology

The new UVC processor chipset and electronic imaging components features deliver ultra-high definition video over SuperSpeed USB 3.0 and the older USB 2.0 standard at 30 frames/second. The Solo 8Plus is the only camera that can truly deliver the sensor's full 13 MegaPixel resolution in every video frame, which is equivalent to 4K resolution. It has a flexible arm for recording from nearly any angle and can record time lapse and slow motion video. The image is resized in real-time to adapt to the screen's display resolution. True 13MP clarity or resolution is being delivered at a 30 frames-per-second speed. Over USB 3.0, we deliver uncompressed YUV video @ 30fps. Over USB2.0, the video is lightly compressed MJPEG @ 30fps.


Stunning 30fps full motion video


During the development of the Solo 8 Plus, Hovercam has developed a new image capture technology named Photon 1.0. This technology is what allows the Solo 8 Plus to provide a constant stream of 4k resolution while still maintaining a full motion frame rate. This is a major revolution with in the USB document camera market. It provides all users with a completely lag free experience at all times.

Compact & Versatile

Hovercam is known as one of the most reliable and intuitive document camera manufacturers in the world. The Solo 8 Plus was designed to be pointed in any direction you may need with 5 pivot points. With its flexibility, you can raise the camera head to enlarge the image capture area.

Key functions to modernize your classroom



No external power adapter needed

The Solo 8 Plus is designed for convenience and functionality. It is powered using only a USB cable.















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Rear View


What's In The Box

  • Solo 8Plus Document Camera
  • USB cable
  • Hovercam Flex 11 software (software is embedded into device, no disc)
  • Quick Start Guide


Model: Solo 8Plus Specifications
Type Document Camera
Sensor 13.0 MegaPixel BSI CMOS
Frame Rate 4K Resolution @30FPS, 1080P@60FPS, 720P@120FPS (WarpSpeed Video)
Image Resolution 4224x3156 (13 MP)
Scan Size A3, A4, 11x17", US Letter and Legal
Zoom Total 480x Zoom (6x ASR Zoom, 8x Interpolated Digital, 10x Mechanical)
Optics 1/3.2" Sensor
Lens 5 Element f 2.0 High Precision Lens Assembly
Focus Auto-Focus, Auto-Focus Lock, Select Region Focus, Minimum 1.96" focal distance
Video Compression YUV (USB 3.0) or MJPEG (USB 2.0)
Microphone Built-in with noise reduction
Advanced Video Features Time Lapse Video and Slow Motion Video
Weight 1.0kg (2.2 lbs.)
Dimensions Folded 1.5" x 3.5" x 11.4" (26cm 7.5cm x 12.0cm)
Maximum Length 19.56"/49.75cm
Lighting 4 built-in ultra-bright LED's
Power Requirements USB power to computer, no external power needed
Communication Interface UVC over SuperSpeed USB 3.0 / USB 2.0, no driver required
System Requirements CPU 1.6 GHz minimum, 2.0 GHz recommended, RAM 512MB minimum, 1GB recommended
iOS Compatibility Connect your iOS device with Clipper (Optional)
Warranty 2 years Standard, Register online for a 3rd year
Certifications FCC, CE, RoHs


Excl. Tax: $694.78 Incl. Tax: $799.00