Kodak Showcases Its Smile Instant Cameras And Printer At CES 2019
The brands are showing off advance technologies like flying taxis, Rollable TVs, artificial intelligence and lot more futuristic tech products at CES 2019. And here comes the Kodak which gives a dose of nostalgia. The new Kodak instant cameras and printer captures the clunky side of nostalgia.
Along with Kodak instant cameras, it announces digital printer in Smile lineup. Take a look on retro style introduced in Kodak instant cameras.
Kodak Smile Classic Instant Print Camera
The Smile Classic Instant Print Digital Camera takes on vintage, Polaroid-inspired design with its pop-up viewfinder and boxy shape. It comes with a single strobe flash, a MicroSD card slot, and a 10-second timer. It looks like a 1990s-looking camera which has been introduced in the 21st century.
You can print the Photos directly from the camera. Moreover, You can even print the shot from your smartphone via Bluetooth and the Instant Print companion app. Further, It prints out your shots in 3.5-inch by 4.25-inch photo paper.
Kodak Smile Instant Print Digital Camera
The next on the list is Smile Instant Print Digital Camera, a 10-megapixel camera. As compared to its big brother, it prints out relatively smaller photos at 2-inch by 3-inch.
It comes with an LCD viewfinder, a 10-second timer and flash, and a MicroSD card slot as well. The preview feature in the camera allows you to preview and edit photos, adding creative effects and filters before printing. It uses the Zink Zero Ink Printing Technology which spits out photos instantly. The printed photo comes with adhesive backs so you can easily stick them to display, same as the Kodak Printomatic camera 2017.
Kodak Smile Instant Digital Printer
The last item showcased in its new lineup is Smile Instant Digital Printer. It lets you print photos in your own phone via the Kodak Instant Print app. The photos printed by it are similar to the aforementioned 2-inch by 3-inch photos with adhesive backs.
Kodak unveils instant cameras and mobile printer at CES 2019 but the released date is not yet revealed. However, These products will launch sometime this year. As far as price is concerned, The Smile Instant Print Digital Camera and Digital Printer will both cost $100 (roughly Rs 7,000), whereas the Smile Classic Instant Print Digital Camera will cost you $150 (roughly Rs 11,000).