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possible to use Osmo as webcam?
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mixchief
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Im curious as to whether or not the Osmo can be used as a webcam, maybe streaming to computer via wi fi like it feeds the DJIGo app?
2017-4-9
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michelrivet
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nope impossible
2017-4-16
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Serb
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Can Osmo Pocket be used as a webcam, somehow? Would Windows recognize it as an external camera if connected via cable or wirelessly/via bluetooth?
2018-12-9
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Serb Posted at 12-9 10:37
Can Osmo Pocket be used as a webcam, somehow? Would Windows recognize it as an external camera if connected via cable or wirelessly/via bluetooth?

Hi, thanks for the inquiry. You mean, you will connect the Osmo pocket to your computer to serves as your webcam? Please let us know for further clarification.
2018-12-9
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richard.
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I'm also wondering this, Whether it can connect to windows via USB-C as a webcam or even USB-C to HDMI output to be used by HDMI capture cards.
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richard. Posted at 12-9 18:07
I'm also wondering this, Whether it can connect to windows via USB-C as a webcam or even USB-C to HDMI output to be used by HDMI capture cards.

Hi, thanks for the inquiry. We're currently checking this query to our team to see if this would be possible. We'll let you know once we've received feedback from our team. Your patience is highly appreciated. Thank you for continued support.
2018-12-10
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skullgrope
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I'd be interested to know this as well, I have been looking at getting a camera for this purpose so it would be a + towards picking up an osmo.
2018-12-15
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Peter Powers
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having the osmo pocket act as a facetracking webcam would be most amazing..
2019-1-15
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mcphersj
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I agree. This would be super sweet.
2019-1-15
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DJI Tony Posted at 2018-12-10 16:40
Hi, thanks for the inquiry. We're currently checking this query to our team to see if this would be possible. We'll let you know once we've received feedback from our team. Your patience is highly appreciated. Thank you for continued support.

Hello! Any news on this topic? thank
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OmeSlikkum
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Idd great idea. Or the ability to stream live to FB/Instagram/Youtube via de MiMo app would be awesome
2019-1-18
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mixchief
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OmeSlikkum Posted at 1-18 02:21
Idd great idea. Or the ability to stream live to FB/Instagram/Youtube via de MiMo app would be awesome

you mean it doesn't live stream currently?
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gamemecom Posted at 1-16 12:41
Hello! Any news on this topic? thank

Hi, thanks for the inquiry. Sorry that this option is not possible with our Osmo Pocket. We do appreciate your understanding.
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mixchief Posted at 1-18 09:52
you mean it doesn't live stream currently?

No, you can't. But I think it would be very useful in cases to stream directly to those platforms. Under the condition that your phone is attached of course.
2019-1-21
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mixchief
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OmeSlikkum Posted at 1-21 05:14
No, you can't. But I think it would be very useful in cases to stream directly to those platforms. Under the condition that your phone is attached of course.

I agree, I did quite a few live broadcasts on facebook with my Osmo Pro a year back, it's a great way to do it.
2019-1-21
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I also agree, putting this on a small tripod next to a laptop and being able to active track during a live stream/facetime/skype etc would add a HUGE added feature to this camera, one I also vote for.
2019-2-15
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ygor
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+1 for this feature. This should be possible at least with the wireless module... also live streaming is a real miss...
2019-3-22
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mcphersj
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Any update. This is an important feature that is missing from the other OSMO devices. Had I know, I would not have purchased the Pocket until it had this feature.
2019-4-1
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mcphersj
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Any update? This is an important feature that is missing that the other OSMO devices had. If I had known, I would not have purchased the Pocket until it had this feature.
2019-4-1
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BepiFlorio
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I also bought Osmo Pocket thinking it was streaming on social media from DJI MiMo, it's a great product but this is a great lack.

I hope you can add with the next firmware updates, CIAO.
2019-4-8
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Hi, I have had the Osmo Pocket for a few months now, great camera. but I would love to see this feature in the OSMO Pocket, USB connection to Windows 10 where Windows can use the OSMO Pocket as a webcam. I would imagine this is a matter of a firmware update. Surely the hardware in the OSMO Pocket isnt too drastically different to a standard webcam?

In addition to webcam functionality, the lack of live video streaming from DJI Mimo APP is very disappointing. I also own a DJI Mavic Air, which does do live video streaming through the DJI Go 4 APP, I mean to say, come on DJI, this is absolutely a great feature in the drones, why not put it into the OSMO Pocket? Very surprising, as I would argue that the OSMO Pocket is far more likely to be used in a live streaming capacity over a drone.
2019-8-17
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Any news on this feature? I would love to use the osmo as webcam or streaming cam. The hardware is fine, it's the firmware/software that's missing the functionality.
2019-10-17
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spiderguard Posted at 2019-10-17 06:19
Any news on this feature? I would love to use the osmo as webcam or streaming cam. The hardware is fine, it's the firmware/software that's missing the functionality.

I'd also love to see this feature added
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I am going to write an article on this in my blog... This is ridiculous. DJI streaming available on drones but not on vlogging cam oh my...
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covellej4
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I agree, this Osmo pocket should be able to be used as a webcam on a PC or MAcBook.  Would like to live stream using this camera
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NoSpHieL
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Found a video on youtube named:
"Webcam Streaming with DJI Osmo Pocket, Cosmostreamer, and Grip Gear Slider" by Geekazine

talking about a program called: Cosmostreamer
Didn't try yet
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