Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Starter Kit Instant Cameras

1. KODAK Smile Instant Print Digital Camera (Red) Starter Kit

KODAK AMZRODSMCAMK3RD First Impressions

"I’d buy it again."

It's obviously not the DSLR or iPhone quality. Bought it for my daughter as a gift. I can’t wait to take photos with my family. Also, the film is not inexpensive. The accessories and extra stuff is nice.

  • KODAK Smile Instant Print Digital Camera (Red) Starter Kit
  • So many reasons to smile – The Kodak smile instant print digital camera brings a Bundle of cheer to any setting! The camera uses zero ink technology to print HD quality photos on 2”x3” zink sticky-backed photo Paper
  • Totally trendy sliding design – unlike other bulky instant print cameras The smile is pleasantly compact w/unique slide-out protective case The durable poly resin casing glides open wide to reveal an 8mm lens w/automatic focus
  • User-friendly features – Whether you’re a curious kid or snap-happy adult The 10MP camera makes it simple to take edit and share photos anywhere! Perks include auto Flash LCD viewfinder built-in editor 2 picture modes & fixed focus
  • FLASH A SMILE GO THE MILE – No More Running Out of Batteries! Your Instant Print Camera is Rechargeable Via the Included Mini USB Cable Enjoy Up to 40 Prints on a Single Charge While Also Viewing & Editing Photos in Memory or Via MicroSD
  • WHAT YOU GET 1 KODAK Smile Camera 1 pack 2x3ʺ Zink Paper (20 Sheets) 1 Canvas Tote Bag 1 Camera Neck Strap 1 set Vintage Photo Frames Pack of 100 Photo Border Stickers 1 Photo Album
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The KODAK AMZRODSMCAMK3RD
  • Color Correctness
  • Picture Quality
  • Film Clarity
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

KODAK AMZRODSMCAMK3RD Final Thoughts

"It was a big hit."

The kids were fascinated with the idea too! This will set you apart from camera phones. B&W film is an option for creativity. That’s the only reason why I give 4 stars. The strap is also adjustable.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated Starter Kit Instant Cameras

2. KODAK Smile Instant Print Digital Camera (White/Yellow) Starter Kit

KODAK AMZRODSMCAMK3WY First Impressions

"FIVE stars!"

Finally got one, and they are just too cute! Reasonable price for all you get. I'll definitely be gifting this set again. I suggest to buy 2-3 more packs of film. But the flash for this is decent, so I like that.

  • KODAK Smile Instant Print Digital Camera (White/Yellow) Starter Kit
  • So many reasons to smile – The Kodak smile instant print digital camera brings a Bundle of cheer to any setting! The camera uses zero ink technology to print HD quality photos on 2”x3” zink sticky-backed photo Paper
  • Totally trendy sliding design – unlike other bulky instant print cameras, The smile is pleasantly compact w/unique slide-out protective case; The durable poly resin casing glides open wide to reveal an 8mm lens w/automatic focus
  • User-friendly features – Whether you’re a curious kid or snap-happy adult, The 10MP camera makes it simple to take, edit and share photos anywhere! Perks include auto Flash, LCD viewfinder, built-in editor, 2 picture modes & fixed focus
  • FLASH A SMILE, GO THE MILE – No More Running Out of Batteries! Your Instant Print Camera is Rechargeable Via the Included Mini USB Cable; Enjoy Up to 40 Prints on a Single Charge While Also Viewing & Editing Photos in Memory or Via MicroSD
  • WHAT YOU GET: 1 KODAK Smile Camera, 1 pack 2x3ʺ Zink Paper (20 Sheets), 1 Canvas Tote Bag, 1 Camera Neck Strap, 1 set Vintage Photo Frames, Pack of 100 Photo Border Stickers, 1 Photo Album
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The KODAK AMZRODSMCAMK3WY
  • Color Correctness
  • Picture Quality
  • Film Clarity
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

KODAK AMZRODSMCAMK3WY Final Thoughts

"Top notch!"

Exactly what you need for a decent price. Its a pretty pink with the iridescent sheen. I would 100% buy from this seller again. It’s easy to use and very travel friendly. The film is stupid expensive.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

3. Polaroid POP 2.0 2 in 1 Instant Print Digital Camera (Yellow) Starter Kit with Soft Case

Polaroid AMZASK1POP1Y First Impressions

"As expected."

This kit is a good value for the money. She was thrilled with everything in the kit. I personally don't have any complaints. The accessories and extra stuff is nice. Great job for its size and super cute!

  • Polaroid POP 2.0 2 in 1 Instant Print Digital Camera (Yellow) Starter Kit with Soft Case
  • Mini photo & video camera: not only does this classic Polaroid camera let you snap and print pictures instantly, You can record full 1080 HD video or a fun gif. With ZINK Zero Ink Paper technology, there is toner, no film, no shaking - this new spin on an old classic is truly instant.
  • Print & edit photos instantly: we've kept the iconic 3. 5 x 4. 25 inch prints with the classic Polaroid Border, but now you can add notes & captions with your finger or emoji's and shapes on the 4 inch touch-screen display before you print!
  • PORTABLE PIC PRINTER: not just a camera, This Polaroid can print photos from almost any device! Connect your smart phone, computer or tablet to the camera and you can edit and print the photos as if you just snapped them on the camera itself!
  • Premium specs: with built-in Wi-Fi you can instantly share photos on Facebook, Instagram or anywhere else. The camera takes stunningly vivid shots with a 20 mega-pixel lens. The built in speaker and mic lets you record video.
  • What you get: 1 Polaroid POP 2. 0, 20 sheets zink paper, 1 soft case, 50 stickers Set, 1 clothespin frame, 1 LED string light, 1 Photo album
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Polaroid AMZASK1POP1Y
  • Color Correctness
  • Picture Quality
  • Film Clarity
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Polaroid AMZASK1POP1Y Final Thoughts

"He loves pink."

Wish I head read the description better. But the flash for this is decent, so I like that. Exactly what you need for a decent price. The strap that comes with it is a necessity. That’s the only reason why I give 4 stars.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

4. Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Camera (Ice Blue) with Mini Film Pack

User Ratings: 76 6

Fujifilm 600020093 First Impressions

"Only one drawback."

Comes with lots of cool stuff like a case, film, etc. Easy to use and keeps camera safe. I purchased this for a Christmas gift. Definitely will purchase again! It’s easy to use and very travel friendly.

  • Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Camera (Ice Blue) with Mini Film Pack
  • Batteries: 2 AA batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Fujifilm 600020093
  • Color Correctness
  • Picture Quality
  • Film Clarity
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Fujifilm 600020093 Final Thoughts

"Awesome gift set!"

But the flash for this is decent, so I like that. Its a pretty pink with the iridescent sheen. Also, the film is not inexpensive. I wish I invested in this a long time ago! Perfect fit for our Fujifilm instant film.

Overall Score
4.5


(50 Points)

5. Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 - Ice Blue Instant Camera + Protective Case + Magnetic Acrylic Frame+Album, H...

User Ratings: 72

The Tech Expert First Impressions

"Super cool."

The film is stupid expensive. She was thrilled with everything in the kit. Great job for its size and super cute! Excellent camera and its fun to use. This was a gift for my 8 yr old and she loves it!

  • Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 - Ice Blue Instant Camera + Protective Case + Magnetic Acrylic Frame+Album, Hanging Frames, Desk Frames, Filters & Selfie Lens 90 PC Design Kit
  • FUJI INSTAX MINI 9 ICE BLUE 90 PC DESIGN BUNDLE comes with all the extras you'll need to spice up your photos and fully enjoy the Instax experience
  • FUJIFILM MINI 9 BOASTS a new selfie mirror, a shutter speed of 1/60 second and a Superb New Macro Lens adapter for close-ups - 35cm to 50cm
  • 90 PC DESIGN BUNDLE includes a Photix Protective Poly-Synthetic Matching Custom Camera Case with Shoulder Strap for Easier Handling and Care of Camera + Acrylic Magnetized Front and Back Floaty Frame to Proudly Display Your Photos
  • ALSO INCLUDED: Matching Selfie Lens for Selfie Pictures + Pack of 10 Colorful Hanging Frames with Hanging Clips and String, 5-Pack Colorful Self-Standing 3-inch Film Frames Set (Pink, Yellow, Green, Lilac, Blue), Instax skin stick-on decorative frames with 60 assorted designs to add spice and character to your shots & 4-scenery color filters.
  • FUJIFILM INSTAX FILM not included
  • Batteries: 2 AA batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The The Tech Expert
  • Color Correctness
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  • Value For Money
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The Tech Expert Final Thoughts

"So much fun."

Exactly what my granddaughter wanted. Love the variety of accessories. Seemed like a good value for the money. It’s easy to use and very travel friendly. I have used the other The Tech Expert cameras before!

Overall Score
4.7


(5 Points)

6. Polaroid Instant Film (100 Sheets) and Picture Frame Accessory Bundle - Designed for use with Fujifi...

User Ratings: 80 4

Polaroid First Impressions

"Top notch!"

One of the best purchases I've ever made! We got it for our 7yr old daughter to use. I was quite excited for this bundle. It's not a hard device to use. The case is sturdy and beautiful.

  • Polaroid Instant Film (100 Sheets) and Picture Frame Accessory Bundle - Designed for use with Fujifilm Instax Mini and PIC 300 Cameras
  • 5 x Polaroid Instant Film Twin Pack (100 Sheets) designed for use and compatible with the Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Camera & The full mini line of the Fujifilm Instax Cameras: Mini 8, Mini 90, Mini 70, Mini 50S, Mini 25, Mini HELLO KITTY, and the Polaroid PIC 300 Instant Film Cameras
  • EXCITING, MEMORABLE, OUTSTANDING - This Polaroid Fujifilm INSTAX mini instant films are Hi-Speed ISO 800 quality - With outstanding grain quality, Polaroid Instax Mini Film ensures remarkable, vibrant, brilliant color and natural tones.
  • SOCIAL ON THE GO - Turn your favorite photos into influential significant with the credit card size - 5.4 x 8.6 cm (film size) - The unique credit-card sized Polaroid film fits perfectly in your purse or wallet and has that noteworthy white classic frame that you can personalize with creative messages.
  • INSTANT, SHARABLE, FUN – Capture extraordinary moments and enjoy the picture right away. All you do is, Press the shutter, capture the moment, and watch the photo slide out and the image develop in front of your eyes instantly!
  • Bundle Includes Ritz Gear Picture frame stickers and Square frames - decorate, customize and display your photos in a unique and fun way!
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Polaroid
  • Color Correctness
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  • Affordability

Polaroid Final Thoughts

"Sooo in love!"

Seemed like a good value for the money. The film is stupid expensive. Bought it for my daughter as a gift. I have had no problems with it. Comes with lots of cool stuff like a case, film, etc.

Overall Score
4.6


(115 Points)

7. Fujifilm Instax Square SQ20 Hybrid Instant Camera (Black) - Basic Accessory Bundle with 20 Sheets of...

User Ratings: 73 16

Fujifilm First Impressions

"My son loves it!"

I can't say enough about this bundle. Photos of me when I’m not looking. I can’t wait to take photos with my family. The overall quality is pretty good. Case is a little difficult for our 6 year old.

  • Fujifilm Instax Square SQ20 Hybrid Instant Camera (Black) - Basic Accessory Bundle with 20 Sheets of Instant Film + 16GB Micro sd Card + Case + Xpix Camera Strap and More. (USA Warrantty)
  • Hybrid instant camera combines convenient digital image capture with traditional instant film output. This method allows you to shoot freely and print whenever desired, or reprint an image as many times as desired.
  • Fixed 33.4mm-equivalent lens offers a versatile wide-angle perspective and the f/2.4 aperture is well-suited for working in a variety of lighting conditions. The lens also affords a 3.1" Minimum focusing distance for working with close-up subjects and 4x digital zoom.
  • Frame Grab mode allows you to record up to 15 seconds of video and then choose the best moment of the video to print as a still frame. Time Shift Collage records four images with one press which are then compiled into a grid on a single print.
  • Rounded, symmetrical body design and central lens placement is easy to handle and the body incorporates dual right and left shutter release buttons.
  • Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery is used to power the camera, and supports printing up to approximately 100 images per charge. It can be charged via USB in approximately 3-4 hours.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Fujifilm
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  • Film Clarity
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Fujifilm Final Thoughts

"Great items!"

Now I can print my pictures from my phone. My daughter loves her Fujifilm ! Highly recommend this Starter Kit Instant Camera! Photo looks more like what you look like. The camera is awesome, Wife loves it.

Overall Score
4.2


(11 Points)

8. Fujifilm instax Mini 9 Deluxe fujifilm instax Mini 60 Sheets (Ocean Blue)

User Ratings: 81 5

Fujifilm First Impressions

"The product is fun."

She was thrilled to receive it! It’s easy to use and very travel friendly. Comes out and develops fast. It's weird, considering how high the ISO is. It's so fun to take pictures with this Fujifilm !

  • Fujifilm instax Mini 9 Deluxe fujifilm instax Mini 60 Sheets (Ocean Blue)
  • FUJIFILM INSTAX INSTANT CAMERA w/ ATTRACTIVE 12 PC ACCESSORY KIT BUNDLE - INSTANTLY Enjoy INSTANT PHOTO Prints with Fujifilm latest INSTANT Mini 9 ICE BLUE CAMERA. Comes w/ a Built-In Flash, a 60mm F/12.7 lens. Its Polished-Feel, Comfort Grip + its User-Friendly Settings, Makes It SIMPLE, EASY & FUN to Capture QUALITY Instant Pictures
  • FUJIFILM INSTAX MINI FILM 6-PACK (6 x 10 = 60 SHEETS) Start Capturing right-away w/ our package-included Instax film, includes 2 Individually Wrapped Packs Instant Film, 10 films each. Credit card sized - ISO 800/30° - Vibrant Colors & Natural Tones
  • CUSTOM MATCHING FITTED CASE W/ ADJUSTABLE & DETACHABLE STRAP - MATCHES the Fujifilm Mini 9 ICE BLUE Camera, Material Is Made of High Quality Poly-Synthetic Leather External & Soft Microfiber Internal. 2-piece design, for “camera in-Use” or “camera Store” usage
  • MORE INSTAX MINI 9 ACCESSORIES – Lens Filters 4 Colors (Orange, Green, Red and Blue) + 5 Glossy Colorful frames (Vertical & Horizontal Positions Possible) + 10 colorful paper frames w/ 10 colorful Clips (For Hanging Posting) + Compact Photo Album (64 Pockets) + 20 Film Decoration Stickers + MUCH MORE
  • GREAT FOR GIFTING – HAPPINESS GUARANTEE whoever gets this Awesome bundle package. Birthdays, Christmas, Holiday, or any occasion you want to buy a exciting present gift especially for kids, boys & girls alike all ages. THEY WILL THANK YOU & LOVE YOU FOREVER
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Fujifilm
  • Color Correctness
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Fujifilm Final Thoughts

"JUST AS PICTURED."

Didn't have an issue even a little. Reasonable price for all you get. Christmas gift niece seem so happy to receive it. This was a gift for my 8 yr old and she loves it! Photos of me when I’m not looking.

Overall Score
4.6


(1478 Points)

9. Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Film Camera + 20 Sheets of Instant Film + Lens Cleaning Cloth + Close...

User Ratings: 73

ElectronicsClub FUJi-A1 First Impressions

"STICKERS!"

So happy with it I can't wait to start using it. It's so fun to take pictures with this ElectronicsClub FUJi-A1! Perfect fit for our ElectronicsClub instant film. So much value for the price! Just as described just took some getting use to.

  • Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Film Camera + 20 Sheets of Instant Film + Lens Cleaning Cloth + Close-Up Selfie Lens + Wrist Strap | Batteries Included - Cobalt-Blue
  • PORTABLE CAMERA PRODUCES FLAWLESS PICS – This little polaroid camera features a Fujinon 60mm f/12.7 Lens, Optical Viewfinder, Built-In Flash, Auto Exposure Mode and other features to help you produce gorgeous photo shots with instant prints.
  • *BONUS* BUNDLE WITH 20 SHEETS OF INSTANT FILM + MORE ACCESSORIES – We loaded you up with the necessary accessories for your mini camera. Also includes; Cleaning cloth for lens and screen + Set of 2 AA batteries + Wrist strap + Close-up selfie lens.
  • KEEP YOUR CAMERA LENS CRISP & CLEAR WITH THE HANDY CLEANING CLOTH WITH CLIP – Also included in this accessories kit for the Instax Mini is a lens cleaning cloth with a convenient clip. The microfiber cloth will keep your lens free from smudges, dirt and dust so you can take crystal clear pictures every time.
  • FANTASTIC GIFT IDEA FOR INSTAFILM FANS – Have a friend or family member that loves taking photos, but hates waiting for the film to develop or buying super expensive photo printing paper? This camera bundle will provide instant gratification with a fresh print in your hand!
  • CUSTOMER SATISFACTION GUARANTEED – We’re so confident that you’ll absolutely love this retro instant camera kit that we back it with a no-hassle Money Back Guarantee. If for any reason you are not 100% satisfied, we will refund or replace your item. No questions asked!
  • Editor's Impressions Of The ElectronicsClub FUJi-A1
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ElectronicsClub FUJi-A1 Final Thoughts

"It was super nice."

Durable material and cute pattern. The pictures fit perfectly. And now I have extra drawer space too! Wish I head read the description better. The kids were fascinated with the idea too!

Overall Score
4.6


(23 Points)

10. Polaroid Snap Instant Digital Camera (Red) Protective Kit with 20 Sheets Zink Paper

Polaroid AMZASK4SP01R First Impressions

"Looks awesome."

I bought this Starter Kit Instant Camera on a whim. The film is very affordable. I got this one for a bridal shower. The reviews confirmed that. Didn't have an issue even a little.

  • Polaroid Snap Instant Digital Camera (Red) Protective Kit with 20 Sheets Zink Paper
  • SNAP, PRINT, SHARE - The Polaroid Snap instant digital camera captures all the fun and spontaneity of the legacy Polaroid instant camera in an easy, compact package. Simply point and click to print vibrant, high-quality photos that you can share, no computer connections needed
  • ZERO INK, ZERO TONER, INSTANT RESULTS - The integrated ZINK printing technology enables you to instantly print full-color, smudge-proof 2x3 inches prints automatically when an image is captured - without ink, ribbons or toner cartridges, this enables you to easily print and share physical photos at the push of a button, while saving all your images for easy uploading
  • EMBRACE YOUR INNER PHOTOGRAPHER - Get snapping, capture details with the powerful 10 megapixel sensor, insert a microSD card (32GB max) to expand the memory, load your Zink paper and print on the spot, add an artistic touch with the different picture modes available. Simile to the camera and take a selfie with the built-in selfie mirror or get yourself and the group in the shot with the self-timer feature
  • POST ANYWHERE - The 2X3" prints are ready in under a minute, the adhesive backing makes for extra fun and easy posting on most surfaces. Your photos are also saved on the Polaroid Snap for easy uploading to your computer and social media platforms
  • WHAT YOU GET: 1 Polaroid Snap, 20 Sheets Zink Paper, 1 Eva case; Protective Silicone Skins: 1 Blue, 1 Clear, 1 Green, 1 Orange, 1 Purple, 1 Yellow; 50 Sticker set
  • Digital Zoom: 2X
  • Viewfinder Type: Hybrid
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Polaroid AMZASK4SP01R
  • Color Correctness
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  • Film Clarity
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Polaroid AMZASK4SP01R Final Thoughts

"The cutest album!"

Photo looks more like what you look like. Easy to use and keeps camera safe. All the little odds and ends are fun. Everything came as pictured, right on time. That’s the only reason why I give 4 stars.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

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