polaroid pop delivers a modern take on the classic instant print at CES 2017

polaroid pop delivers a modern take on the classic instant print at CES 2017


at CES 2017, polaroid debuts its latest innovation that pairs wireless technology with the classic 3×4” picture. the ‘polaroid pop’ camera is a modern-day re-imagination of the iconic instant print and pays homage to the brand’s long legacy. the traditional digital camera experience features a 3.97-inch touchscreen LCD for framing shots, a 20-megapixel CMOS sensor, dual LED flash for high quality images, and 1080p HD video recording abilities. an integrated, zink® zero ink printer allows users to develop full-color, 3×4” format photos in just under a minute.




‘polaroid is celebrating its 80th anniversary in 2017 and we could not think of a better way to kick-off this milestone year than with the debut of the polaroid pop instant digital camera at CES 2017,’ said scott w. hardy, president and CEO of polaroid. ‘perfectly blending nostalgia with modern design and functionality, the polaroid pop embodies the brand’s 80-year history; staying true to the polaroid core values of sharing, instant, fun and ease-of-use, while pushing the envelope with a fresh form factor and the latest technology.’




the ‘polaroid pop’ connects to a mobile device, transforming the camera into an instant photo printer.three color modes — black and white, color, and vintage sepia — give users the brand’s classic look and feel. via the polaroid print app, users can add filters, digital stickers, and effects to their images.




designed in partnership with ammunition — the studio behind the polaroid zip instant photoprinter, polaroid snap instant digital camera line and polaroid cube lifestyle action camera line — the ‘pop’ has a simple and modern aesthetic. a jet-black camera body is accented with either a ‘pop’ of color, or a monochromatic look, while the red shutter button provides users with the easy-to-use control they have come to know and love from polaroid.

    have something to add? share your thoughts in our comments section below.
    all comments are reviewed for the purposes of moderation before publishing.

    comments policy
    LOG IN
    designboom's comment policy guidelines
    generally speaking, if we publish something, it's because we're genuinely interested in the subject. we hope you'll share this interest and if you know even more about it, please share! our goal in the discussion threads is to have good conversation and we prefer constructive opinions. we and our readers have fun with entertaining ones. designboom welcomes alerts about typos, incorrect names, and the like.
    the correction is at the discretion of the post editor and may not happen immediately.

    what if you disagree with what we or another commenter has to say?
    let's hear it! but please understand that offensive, inappropriate, or just plain annoying comments may be deleted or shortened.

    - please do not make racist, sexist, anti-semitic, homophobic or otherwise offensive comments.
    - please don't personally insult the writers or your fellow commenters.
    - please avoid using offensive words, replacing a few letters with asterisks is not a valid workaround.
    - please don't include your website or e-mail address in your comments for the purpose of self-promotion.
    - please respect jury verdicts and do not discuss offensively on the competition results
    (there is only one fist prize, and designboom usually asks renown professionals to help us to promote talent.
    in addition to the awarded designs, we do feel that almost all deserve our attention, that is why we publish
    the best 100-200 entries too.)

    a link is allowed in comments as long as they add value in the form of information, images, humor, etc. (links to the front page of your personal blog or website are not okay). unwelcome links (to commercial products or services of others, offensive material etc. ) will be redacted. and, ... yes, spam gets banned. no, we do not post fake comments.


    a diverse digital database that acts as a valuable guide in gaining insight and information about a product directly from the manufacturer, and serves as a rich reference point in developing a project or scheme.

    technology news

    keep up with our daily and weekly stories
    501,537 subscribers
    - see sample
    - see sample