Polaroid Kicks Off Their 80th Anniversary With A Modern Take On Their Instant Camera

Polaroid is celebrating its 80th Anniversary this year and to mark the occasion they’re releasing a new instant camera called Pop. The camera builds on their use of the ZINK Zero Ink printing technology and simplifies it into a simple, compact device that prints photos in their signature 3×4 format.

The camera is backed by a 20 megapixel sensor and has a 3.97″ touchscreen LCD. You’ve also got Wi-Fi and Bluetooth so you can connect to your phone and edit your photos or even print existing images from your library. Pricing has yet to be announced though you can expect the camera to hit shelves later this year.

Polaroid’s Socialmatic Camera is Now Available for Pre-Order

The long-awaited and much talked-about Polaroid Socialmatic camera is now available for pre-order. This 14 MP camera packs amazing Polaroid insta-print abilities and it connects to the web for quick online sharing. Snap a pic then use the touchscreen to make edits, add filters, text and graphics. Socialmatic prints pics in real life too, library card-sized, sticky-backed photos print right out at the push of a button. It also has Android built in, so you can log GPS data with each photo, download your favorite apps, and even browse the web from the huge touchscreen. Furthermore, the Socialmatic boasts a 2 MP selfie camera on the back. The Polaroid Socialmatic camera is now available to pre-order at Photojojo for $299 USD.