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Which equipment is needed for video conferencing?

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The equipment needed for video conferencing is as follows: a display device, audio equipment, a network connection and a codec device. A monitor or projector could be used as a display device. A speaker or microphone could be used as audio equipment.

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The codec is considered the brain or heart of the video conferencing system. The codec compresses the video for transmission and simultaneously decompresses the incoming video.

A stable broadband internet serves as the network connection; it transmits the data between the video systems communicating through video conferencing. Video conferencing can be done using both simple webcams and high definition cameras.

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