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Polaroid IS426

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Polaroid IS426

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Polaroid IS426
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A classic and good spec compact digital camera
Compact 16MP 4x Yes Jul 2013
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Polaroid IS426 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Polaroid IS426 number 617 across all digital cameras.
88
Reviews
207 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 74%, based on 207 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
This Polaroid digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Very small optical zoom
Only 1280 x 720 pixels video resolution
Slower than average camera shutter speed

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

78
Landscape Photography
Very Good
79
Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

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How Big is the Polaroid IS426?

The Polaroid IS426 is 95mm wide and 58mm tall. It is 23mm deep and weighs 105g.

Polaroid IS426 front dimensions
Polaroid IS426 size in context

Polaroid IS426 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Average Megapixels

The Polaroid IS426's sensor megapixels of 16MP is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 44% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

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

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Polaroid IS426's optical zoom of only 4x is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 65% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The Polaroid IS426 has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Cameras resolutions range from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). 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 IS426 of only 0s is in the slowest 2% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Lower Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

Across all the cameras the ISO sensitivities (max) range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000. The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Polaroid IS426 of only 400 is very low compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 2% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Polaroid IS426 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Very Light

Cameras have weights of between 50g and 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the Polaroid IS426 of only 105g is in the lightest 6% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Polaroid IS426 has a built-in flash. 68% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Not Waterproof

The Polaroid IS426 is not waterproof. 92% of cameras are also not waterproof.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Polaroid IS426 of 4x is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 59% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a USB Connectivity

The Polaroid IS426 has a USB connectivity, unlike 87% of cameras which do not have a USB connectivity.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Polaroid IS426 supports video capability, unlike 67% of cameras which do not support video capability.

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Shorter Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Polaroid IS426 of only 6mm is in the shortest 3% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

polaroid originals is426redwm, polaroid is426redwm

Barcodes:

00041114531585, 00052778886843, 00681066197066

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