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Polaroid IE826RED

£49.99
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A classic and breathtakingly good value for money compact camera, good for sports photography
Compact 18MP 8x Yes Jul 2013
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POLAROID IE826-BLK DIGITAL CAMERA 18MP L-ION IE826 BLACK [1] Pro-Series (Epitome Verified)
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Polaroid IE826 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Polaroid IE826 number 162 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
142 Reviews
97
Value for Money
Excellent
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Features
Good Features
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Age
4 Years Old
82
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 82?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 78%, based on 142 reviews. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
Customers report excellent product quality, that it is a good size and it is easy to use.
This Polaroid digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Only 1280 x 720 pixels video resolution
Slower than average camera shutter speed

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared the IE826 with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for everyday photography, ranking number 97 in everyday photography cameras. It is also very good for landscape photography, ranking number 106 in landscape photography cameras as well being very good for wildlife photography, ranking number 101 in wildlife photography cameras.
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Landscape Photography
Very Good
79
Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £84.20 on eBay 61 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 85% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

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How Big is the Polaroid IE826?

The Polaroid IE826 is 58mm wide and 95mm tall. It is 23mm deep and weighs 105g.

Polaroid IE826 front dimensions
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Polaroid IE826 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Owner Reviews

IE826 owners on average rated this digital camera 78%.

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Customers Report Excellent Product Quality

19 owners who bought the product reckoned that it was good quality.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Three people mentioned in their reviews that the Polaroid IE826 was easy to carry around, two people mentioned in their reviews that it was compact and two owners mentioned in their reviews that it was lightweight.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

14 customers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was easy to use and three customers wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was easy to use the menus.

Customers Report Good Video Capture

Eight owners who reviewed it concluded that it was good for video recording.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

14 customers considered that this digital camera was good value for money.

Customers Report Excellent Design

Five people mentioned in their reviews that the Polaroid IE826 was good looking.

Users Report Good Lens Quality

Eight customers considered that the product had a good zoom.

Users Report Great Technical Features

Four people who bought this digital camera concluded that it had good features.

Polaroid Has Very Good Reviews for Its Cameras

Based on 1,395 owner and expert reviews (including 538 verified purchases), Polaroid has very good ratings for its cameras. 99% of those that bought a Polaroid digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Superior Battery Life

Three customers who reviewed the product wrote that it had a good battery life.

  • Really easy to understand has extra battery pack small good for traveling, takes good picture…
    Theresa (Walmart.com) - November 2017
  • The seller personally teach how to use! Battery life is very good! Also with flash function! Really really a camera!
  • The battery, although fully charged the first time, overnight, held only enough charge for about ten pictures, then the camera wouldn't turn on…
  • The battery for that camera is not available at any store or any web site…

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

47 owners wrote in their reviews that it was able to produce good images, however 12 people wrote in their review that it took poor quality pictures. and 10 owners who bought it wrote that it was not able to produce good images.

Value For Money

Staggeringly Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but average features and is over 6 months old. However at £49.99 it is in the cheapest 12% of digital cameras.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Polaroid IE826 and the United Kingdom price of £49.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $49.99 (£68.80).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This digital camera has been on the market since July 2013.

Features

4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The lowest megapixels of digital cameras is 0.3MP, the highest is 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The Polaroid IE826's sensor megapixels of 18MP is higher than 71% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The Polaroid IE826's optical zoom of 8x is in the biggest 34% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The Polaroid IE826 has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most common resolution. The best resolution of all cameras is 3840 x 3840 pixels and the worst is 160 x 120 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Slower Than Average Camera Shutter Speed

The camera shutter speed of the Polaroid IE826 of only 0s is in the slowest 1% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Polaroid IE826 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Lower Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Polaroid IE826 of only 400 is very low compared to most other digital cameras. It is lower than 98% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Polaroid IE826 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of digital cameras.

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Very Light

The weight of the Polaroid IE826 of only 105g is lighter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lighter than 93% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The average weight of all digital cameras is 300g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 1.5kg.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Polaroid IE826 supports video capability, unlike 67% of cameras which do not support video capability.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Polaroid IE826 of 4x is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 59% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Fast Start-Up Time

The average start-up time of all digital cameras is 590ms, with the fastest being 0.1ms and the slowest being 2,000ms. The start-up time of the Polaroid IE826 of only 2ms is faster than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the fastest 30% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 110 Battery Life

The Polaroid IE826 is a digital camera that takes 110 shots battery life. Most of the other digital cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life.

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Has a USB Connectivity

The Polaroid IE826 has a USB connectivity, unlike 87% of cameras which do not have a USB connectivity.

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Not Waterproof

The Polaroid IE826 is not waterproof, although it is worth noting that 92% of cameras are also not waterproof.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

pro series ukie826blk, pro series ie826blk

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00644535755099

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