01/02/2013, Polaroid’s latest foray into the tight consumer electronics industry is a series of “experiential” retail stores where consumers can print digital images into museum-quality art. They will be called Polaroid Fotobar stores, and they are the first of its kind retail destinations designed for photography and art enthusiasts. Polaroid plans to open ten stores this year, with the first store to be installed in a 2,000 square foot location in […]
12/18/2012, Ever since Samsung launched their Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Camera this year, other camera manufacturers have been taking notice and are probably planning to Android up their upcoming cameras. The thing is, most people don’t know Polaroid was the first to bring Android to cameras with its SC1630, and it looks like a Russian site has just leaked Polaroid’s upcoming Android-powered camera. The Polaroid IM1836 looks like it will have an […]
09/28/2012, Are you in the market for a couple of new cameras that will withstand use in “extreme” situations? By extreme we mean during the use of sports, such as dirt biking, motor cross, surfing or just underwater photography. Well if you are, Polaroid has unveiled three new cameras which should be able to get the job done, and these are the XS7, XS20 and the XS100.
06/27/2012, Prior to the age of digital cameras, there was the Polaroid. A camera that was by no means portable, but it had the novelty and the convenience of being able to print photos out on the spot as opposed to having to take it to be developed. Perhaps looking to remain relevant in today’s day and age of digital cameras, Polaroid has revealed the Z2300 digital camera. Shaped and designed […]
05/07/2012, “Shake it like a Polaroid picture” – the great American photography icon of yore is not quite dead and buried, and it seems that it has a new lease of life as an iOS app, coming in the form of the Polaroid Polamatic. This is a new photo & video application which will merge digital photo effects with frames using the format of the Polaroid Classic Border Logo. Will some […]
04/11/2012, After we reported on the Polaroid PMID701i tablet which showed up at the FCC, we seem to have another Polaroid-tablet tit-bit for you. The film and camera maker has confirmed that it plans to launch a 10-inch tablet with a glasses-free 3D display in Europe. The news originates from British website Expert Reviews. The alleged tablet is said to run Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and its 10 inch screen […]
04/10/2012, While Polaroid may not necessarily be a brand that comes to mind when it comes to Android tablets, it certainly looks like they might have many bigger named manufacturers beat when it comes to rolling out devices with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Polaroid had originally unveiled a series of tablets at CES earlier this year with Android 2.2 and 2.3, but a recent FCC filing discovered by Liliputing has […]
01/10/2012, [CES 2012] Remember last year’s Polaroid outing at CES that saw the launch of the Lady Gaga GL20 glasses? Well, this year there is no such celebrity pulling power, but that does not mean Polaroid does not have anything interesting to offer the masses. The Polaroid SC1630 is an Android-powered smart camera which will boast a high definition 16-megapixel camera that has built-in 3X optical zoom, a touchscreen display on […]
11/08/2011, While Polaroid cameras have slowly started to fade away in today’s world of digital photography, it looks like the company has a plan to stay relevant by reinventing the instant camera. Today, Polaroid announced the Z340: an instant digital camera that gives the same snap and share experience as its older cameras, but with the added benefits of being digital.
10/26/2011, Polaroid has just announced their latest flash gun – the Polaroid Dua Flash which will merge a powerful flash with a LED light solution that can then be used for both video and still photography purposes. It does not matter if you are a professional, hobbyist, generally interested in photography or a videographer, the dual function LED video lighting solution is cater for both SLR and DSLR cameras.
07/28/2011, Back in the day before digital cameras, the fastest way to view your photos right after taking them was with the use of a Polaroid camera. Nowadays thanks to the age of digital cameras, there’s really no need to use a Polaroid camera anymore unless you prefer having a hard copy of your photograph. It looks like Polaroid has caught up with the times not only with their digital cameras, […]
01/08/2011, [CES 2011] Aren’t these the coolest pair of glasses ever? Yup, Lady Gaga’s very own pair of eyewear by Polaroid features individual 1.5” OLED displays on each eye, so you don’t need to wear a bacon inspired dress to a social function nor be scantily clad to have people look your way. Just put on a pair of these and you’re good to go. Of course, they not only draw […]
01/07/2011, [CES 2011] We do know about the inkless Polaroid Pogo printer that is already available in select markets, but at Showstoppers yesterday evening, we managed to catch Polaroid sporting one – just one, inkless printer that has yet to be named. The Voldemort of portable printers, perhaps? Still using the 4” x 3” inkless paper known as Zink (Zero Ink just in case you do not get the reference), this […]
12/23/2010, Polaroid might not be the first company you’d think of when you’re shopping for an MP3 player, but the company seems intent to branch out with the release of its Polaroid 8GB MP4 player. It features a 2.8-inch touchscreen display and microSD card expansion up to 32GB. There’s a built-in speaker, allowing you to enjoy your music and videos without the need for earphones. This media player is already available […]