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More Stuff From Polaroid: Smartwatches, Smart TV And More

Rest assure that this blog and these few posts are not sponsored by Polaroid. I wish it was, so we could stop worrying about our finance. Anywho, there are few more products coming from this 80 year old company which serve to further cement that fact that it is here to stay after being revived. These products include a spanking new smartwatch series, Chromecast built-in Smart TVs, an updated Cube action camera, its first 3D pen for EU market, and 3D printer and 3D pen for North America markets. We shan’t bore you with details; instead we will give you a quick rundown, starting with a new smartwatch and fitness tracker series. Continue reading More Stuff From Polaroid: Smartwatches, Smart TV And More

Polaroid Steps Up Its Game In The Camera Drone With 1080p Capability

Ok, maybe the current Polaroid drone is a tad too toyish for your taste, but if you hold out a little longer, there’s a trio of new camera drones from the famed instant camera maker destined for US market offered by its authorized licensee, Abrim Enterprises, Inc. The three drones, namely, PL2500, PL2300, and PL1000, boasts features including HD cameras, 6-axis gyroscope flight stabilization system, multiple flight speeds, altitude hold, headless mode, dedicated 2.4GHz remote controller, live stream video, up to 200 feet ceiling, up to 15 minutes of flight time, auto return home, and 360-degree flip capable – all in a ready-to-fly package. Continue reading Polaroid Steps Up Its Game In The Camera Drone With 1080p Capability

Polaroid Hoop Simplifies Home Monitoring, Has A Design That Wows

When it comes to home security camera, you hardly find us, let alone anyone, saying it is a beauty. But today, we have to say it because of the Polaroid Hoop Home Security Camera. Yep. Polaroid, the revived iconic instant camera maker, has a security camera, made possible by authorized Polaroid licensee C+A Global. With Hoop, Polaroid promised to simplify home security, dispensing with cumbersome installation and confusing interfaces; instead, it adheres closely to the company’s philosophy of simplicity and elegance that transcends design and into usability. Continue reading Polaroid Hoop Simplifies Home Monitoring, Has A Design That Wows

Polaroid Pop Shoots, Print In 3×4” Format, Print For Other Devices Too

Polaroid has a new instant digital camera and it is called Pop. So what’s makes Pop pops? First and obviously, it makes instant print, courtesy of an integrated printer that uses ZINK Zero Ink Printing Technology and second, it prints in the iconic 3×4” format with the Polaroid Classic Border Logo, giving you the familiar 3.5×4.25” print. Now, that’s freaking awesome! Unfortunately, it does not get the classic look; instead, it gets a contemporary form factor in a fun two tone color with a contrasting iconic red shutter button (designed with renowned design studio Ammunition). Continue reading Polaroid Pop Shoots, Print In 3×4” Format, Print For Other Devices Too

Shot Glass Camera Mount – Captures Bottoms Up POV With Polaroid Cube

Lets face it. GoPro is the undisputed action cam of choice when it comes to capturing, well, action sports. To be honest, we can’t wrap our head around why this boxy thing has become the de facto action cam of choice despite its defiance against basic aerodynamic principles. Anywho, that’s the fact. However, one thing GoPro can’t go is to your mouth. Yup, that’s right. Your mouth. Which means when the times come to celebrate your daring leap off the cliff, there’s nothing to capture you and your bud downing a fiery hot tequila in first-person-view. Wait. You sure you still want that helmet on in the bar? No way, right? So, we’d say just grab a Polaroid Cube and shove it under the Shot Glass Camera Mount, designed specifically for the Polaroid Cube. Continue reading Shot Glass Camera Mount – Captures Bottoms Up POV With Polaroid Cube

Polaroid BrightSaber Lights Up Your Subject, Not Maim Or Kill Them

At a glance, BrightSaber looks like a toy Lightsaber for kids, but it is, of course, not. Granted, the name does sound a little pun-ish (probably, intentional) but it has absolutely nothing in common with a fictional Lightsaber except that both lights up brightly. And so, yeah, BrightSaber is neither a sci-fi weapon-made-real, nor is it a kid’s toy. It is, in fact, a LED lighting wand for lighting up subjects and scenes in photography and videography. It does look kinda cute and we can’t help but to notice the handle’s resemblance to a Lightsaber’s hilt and with the removable color filter on, it really mimics the iconic sci-fi weapon. Continue reading Polaroid BrightSaber Lights Up Your Subject, Not Maim Or Kill Them

Polaroid’s New Snap Instant Digital Camera Prints Instantly without Ink as You Shoot, Cost Just 99 Bucks

Actually, there’s probably nothing much to sell about the newly announced Polaroid Snap Instant Digital Camera, except that it is new, a tad sleeker and cost just 99 bucks when it lands in stores in Q4 this year. Sporting the iconic Polaroid Color Spectrum design on a choice of background color, it snaps 10MP stills, saves it to a microSD card (supports up to 32GB) and of course, instantly print them in full color as you shoot – just like what a instant digital camera does. It makes 2 x 3 inches prints, printed using ZINK Zero Ink Printing Technology as used in many of Polaroid’s other products including portable printers and well, instant digital cameras. Continue reading Polaroid’s New Snap Instant Digital Camera Prints Instantly without Ink as You Shoot, Cost Just 99 Bucks

ZIP Mobile Printer, Polaroid’s Pocket-friendly Instant Photo Printer is Now Open for Pre-order

Continuing to carry the torch of instant photography, Polaroid’s ZIP Mobile Printer caters to those who prefer not to go with those instant shooter with printer varieties (digital ones, that is), but still wish to have the power of, well, Polaroid instant cameras. With the ZIP (acronym for Zink Instant Photoprinter), you basically turn your regular smartphone into a Polaroid camera. Measuring a pocket-friendly 2.91” x 4.72” (7.4 x 12 cm, which is no bigger than an iPhone 6) and tips the scale at just 6.6 oz (186g), it connects wirelessly to your smartphone, Android or iOS, via Bluetooth or NFC to print out 2” x 3” full-color prints that won’t smudge – thanks to a pretty revolutionary ink-free system known as Zero Ink (ZINK) printing technology. Continue reading ZIP Mobile Printer, Polaroid’s Pocket-friendly Instant Photo Printer is Now Open for Pre-order

Polaroid’s Dashcams Can Also Keep You From Straying From Your Lane

The name Polaroid used to be synonymous with instant photography, but that was decades ago. These days, Polaroid is the name for everything electronics, having covered UHDTV, action camera, tablets, and both regular cameras and instant digital cameras, the Minnesota-based company now wants to dabble in the dash cam market. I am sure we are all familiar with what dashcams are, but if you don’t, it is basically a made-for-automobile video camera that can be used to document your road trip and useful for capturing incredible moments when behind the wheel (just ask the Russians) like meteorite pounding on some villages, for example. Continue reading Polaroid’s Dashcams Can Also Keep You From Straying From Your Lane

Polaroid CUBE Is An Irresistibly Cute Action Camera That Measures Less Than 2 Inches

it is no secret that Polaroid is trying all its might to reinvent itself. it has, to date, serves up a slew of gadgets, covering every segment imaginable including tablets, digital instant cameras, action sports camera and such, to keep up with times and now, it has a new cute little guy joining the sports and action video cameras department that will have the cuteness aspect covered as well. meet CUBE, the newest action camera that (arguably) unlike no other. it measures a minuscule 1 3/8 inches (35 mm) and has everything that makes action cameras, an action camera, but none that would burden it down. it is, basically, a no frill, super cute video camera. Continue reading Polaroid CUBE Is An Irresistibly Cute Action Camera That Measures Less Than 2 Inches