Review of Linux Compatibility
The Logitech webcam C170 has the USB ID 046d:082c
Bus 001 Device 009: ID 046d:082c Logitech, Inc.
and is recognized and initialized automatically at least since Ubuntu 12.04 by the uvc driver. Furthermore, the integrated microphone is supported and activated automatically.
The camer produced 30 pictures per second in Full-HD resolution (1920×1080) if used with guvcview.