We want to make sure that you know about the major updates available for Webex Desk Camera. You can always check the latest release notes to see more detailed information about the smaller and more frequent updates.

September 2021

Best Overview

Best overview ensures that you are properly framed in your video, even if you move about your workspace. Use this feature if you often move around during your meetings.

Saturation Setting

Saturation setting allows you to control the vividness of your image so you always look your best.

New Color Theme for the Camera App

We changed the Webex Desk Camera app interface to dark color mode. Update your camera app to the latest version to experience the new user interface.


Camera Inventory Report through Webex for VDI

On Cisco Control Hub, you can view the inventory information for the cameras that work with Webex in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) environments.

This feature requires Webex Release 41.6 or later on the hosted virtual desktops (HVD) and the Webex VDI plugin with Release 41.6 or later on the Windows thin clients.


Camera Firmware and App Update

You can use the Update button on the Webex Desk Camera app and easily update both your camera firmware and your camera app.

Improvements on Autofocus and Image Noise Reduction

In this release, we deliver image quality improvements including autofocus and image noise reduction. This improves your video experience in different workspaces and light conditions.


Webex Desk Camera is launched with Firmware Release 2.2.1.

For the camera overview, see Your Cisco Webex Desk Camera

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Features in Development

Support for Jabber and Cisco Unified Communications Manager (Unified CM)

When this feature is available, users can upgrade the camera firmware from Jabber. From Cisco Unified Communications Manager (Unified CM), administrators can remotely view the camera status, manage camera firmware, and obtain camera logs through Jabber PRT.

The camera administration from Unified CM requires the Maintenance Release (MR) for Cisco Jabber 14.0 and Cisco Unified Communications Manager Release 12.5 SU4 or 14.0.

Integration Solution for Webex

The integration solution allows users to update the camera firmware and configure camera settings from Webex. As an administrator, you can manage camera firmware, configure camera settings, and analyze device usage on Control Hub.