Polaroid Intros Socialmatic Instant Digital Camera with WiFi and Android Interface

Yesterday we told you about Polaroid's new Zip mobile printer and now here's another new  product from the venerable imaging brand. Polaroid’s new Socialmatic camera combines the nostalgic look of a vintage Polaroid instant camera with the ability to share your images via the camera’s built-in WiFi and Android interface.

The Socialmatic offers instant printing (without ink) with remote printing capabilities and a full-fledged Android OS (browser, email, GPS, Wi-Fi, bluetooth, apps and more). The camera can embed unique QR code into images for online photo tracking and uses ZINK Zero Ink printing technology with sticky back 2x3-inch Zink paper. The Polaroid Socialmatic camera comes with ZINK photo paper, a charger, a USB cable and a manual.

The features include:

• 14MP frontal camera

• 2MP rear camera

• 4.5-inch color LCD touchscreen

• 4GB internal memory (expandable to 32GB)

• TF/Micro SD card slot

• GPS, WiFi and Bluetooth

• 2x3-inch ZINK instant printer

• stereo speakers and a microphone.

• rechargeable lithium-ion battery.

It goes on sale this week in black or white versions for $299. Polaroid also announced several new accessories for the Socialmatic camera. See below.

Vintage Look Leather Cradle For The Polaroid Socialmatic Camera

This vintage look cradle is crafted from precision-cut soft, durable genuine leather. It protects your camera from dust, falls and scratches and features aged brass hardware and a removable notch-belt shoulder strap. It comes in black and sells for $30.

Matte Brown Leather Look Front Plate For The Polaroid Socialmatic

This is a hard-shell front plate made for use with the new Polaroid Socialmatic instant print digital camera. Crafted from precision-cut durable plastic to offer a perfect fit, dependable protection and stylish detail. The stick-on plate is easily removable and other plates are also available in glossy Carbon Fiber and Golf Ball look. It sells for $13.

Matte Brown Leather Look Front Sticker For The Polaroid Socialmatic

Easily customize the look on your Polaroid Socialmatic instant print digital camera with this durable scratch-resistant substrate. This easily removable sticker is available in a stylish matte brown leather look and has a retail value of just $7.

More info on the Polaroid Socialmatic camera here.