Camfrog Video Chat User Reviews

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  • 1.0 stars

    "software was good until pal talk purchase"

    October 14, 2011  |   By Byte_This

    Version: Camfrog Video Chat 6.1.146

    Pros

    a great way to interact with people from all over the world

    Cons

    the company was purchased by pal talk customer service is terrible,
    the security is horrible it's a breeding ground for hackers that will get into your system and steal your code

    Summary

    i enjoyed the software up until they deactivated my code and when i made attempts to fix this problem in good faith along with proof of purchase i got a generic response and they hide behind the T.O.S. to justify their actions. they take your money and take the code you purchased back if you have been hacked robbed of your code buyer beware. and now you have to pay yearly for a pro code talk about scams i was under the impression these company's were legit

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  • 1.0 stars

    "An Online Scam (prerecorded videos)"

    October 14, 2011  |   By caddzooks

    Version: Camfrog Video Chat 6.1.146

    Pros

    Easy to get your cam secretly recorded

    Cons

    After you pay the subscription fee, you find out that you've been taken.

    Summary

    You may have noticed many reviews are being posted here containing nothing but gibberish. That is being done by the software vendor or people acting on its behalf, to 'scroll' the negative reviews so they are not as easily found or seen.

    This is a warning about Camfrog, and you should also know that this information was provided to federal law enforcement and the DOJ in the US.

    Contrary to what its Terms of Service stipulates, Camfrog knowingly allows users to broadcast prerecorded videos on their webcams.

    Most of those videos depict other Camfrog members and customers, and were secretly recorded without the knowledge or consent of the people appearing in the video.

    Recently, Camfrog changed its software so that users of the 'free' version cannot view other users cams for longer than 10 seconds in adult-only video chat rooms.

    While Camfrog claims that was done to discourage use of the adult-only portions of its service by minors, the 10-second limit on viewing cams also serves another more nefarious purpose, which is that it prevents potential Camfrog Pro customers from learning that most of the adult-oriented 'action' they see on cams in Camfrog's adult-only video chat rooms, are not live webcams, but rather, pre-recorded videos.

    So, Camfrog is actually engaging in a scam operation that involves allowing users and operators of video chat rooms to broadcast prerecorded video, for the purpose of enticing users of the free version of Camfrog to purchase a Camfrog Pro subscription.

    Because users of the free version of Camfrog cannot view a user's cam for longer than 10 seconds in adult-only video chat rooms, it is easy for them to be fooled into believing that the cams they do view for only 10 seconds show live users on cam, rather than what many of them actually are, which is pre-recorded video.

    We have compiled and documented hunreded of cases where abuse reports were filed against users that were broadcasting prerecorded video on their cams (most of which were plainly-obvious), yet Camfrog and its so-called 'abuse team' did absolutely nothing about them.

    In some cases, the same video footage is repeatedly broadcast over and over, every day, and in spite of how obvious it is, Camfrog still refuses to do anything about it.

    We have sent letters to the US DOJ and have offered to give them access to the documented cases which clearly show that Camfrog is engaged in an online video scam, for the purpose of luring paying customers to its service. We are very confident that once the truth has been fully-exposed about this online scam, it will be shut down or blocked in the US and EU.

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  • 4.0 stars

    "lunaticojaguar"

    September 13, 2011  |   By lunaticojaguar

    Version: Camfrog Video Chat 6.1.146

    Pros

    interesse comum comunicar com varias pessoas.

    Cons

    gosto de conhecer pessoas trocar ideias e gosto de gente de mente aberta.

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  • 3.0 stars

    "Camfrog is nice"

    September 6, 2011  |   By ke4jcd

    Version: Camfrog Video Chat 6.1.146

    Pros

    Camfrog is nice

    Cons

    However, has only a few chat rooms on it's server. It relies on people paying hundreds of dollars to use independent servers that don't work for a well.

    Summary

    Bottom line, save your money for Camfrog has little to offer in the way of chat rooms that function adequately. Most of the independent rooms have very few people since the majority of people utilize its flagship program called Paltalk; The number one alternative to CB and Amateur Radio worldwide.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Free no more"

    August 22, 2011  |   By terrance71z

    Version: Camfrog Video Chat 6.1.138

    Pros

    General rooms still work ok.

    Cons

    Have to pay to use for adult rooms.

    Summary

    Used to be free, now it is not. Not too many people will be happy with that.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Another software to waste your money."

    August 19, 2011  |   By GoogBoy

    Version: Camfrog Video Chat 6.1.138

    Pros

    None, I deleted after 10min

    Cons

    You need to pay to watch webcam

    Summary

    Don't waste your time

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  • 5.0 stars

    "great site"

    August 14, 2011  |   By zetar11

    Version: Camfrog Video Chat 6.1.138

    Pros

    great persons

    Cons

    relaxing and qiet

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  • 3.0 stars

    "good good good"

    July 31, 2011  |   By princekisskill

    Version: Camfrog Video Chat 6.1.138

    Pros

    good good good

    Cons

    good good good

    Summary

    good

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  • 1.0 stars

    "GREEDY GREEDY"

    July 24, 2011  |   By 80spirit

    Version: Camfrog Video Chat 6.1.138

    Pros

    NONE IF YOU LIKED THE OLDER VERSION

    Cons

    NO LONGER FREE! LIKE OTHERS SAID, BAD TIMING IN A BAD ECONOMY.

    Summary

    DON'T WASTE YOUR TIME UNLESS YOU WANT TO SHELL OUT THE BUCKS!

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  • 1.0 stars

    "camfrog got greedy"

    July 23, 2011  |   By stray808

    Version: Camfrog Video Chat 6.1.138

    Pros

    dont know.

    Cons

    theyre like netflix

    Summary

    waste of time if you dont buy the pro

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