Polaroid Cube Review

Review posted 1/26/2015

Quick Take
  • One button operation makes the camera incredibly easy to use.
  • Video image quality is very good for an affordable action camera.
  • Very simple to change camera settings.
  • Tough and splashproof
  • Great selections of mounts for the camera
  • MSRP of $99.99
  • Lightweight and compact size may make it good for use with drones / quadcopters
  • No HDMI output
  • Some of the camera mounts are not very secure, the camera could be knocked from with a simple bump
  • Still image capture is sub-par
  • No wireless capabilities
  • Very Difficult to compose shots
Bottom Line
The Polaroid Cube is an affordable action camera with good video quality. Its compact size makes it easy to carry at all times, just in case it would be needed. A great selection of camera mounts improves its versatility. With a MSRP of under $100, it's a viable option for those who can't afford a GoPro. Read more in our Full Conclusion.

The Polaroid Cube is a compact and well built action video camera, allowing you to record any adventure that you go on. While the camera alone is shockproof and splashproof for most situations, Polaroid does offer several additional mounts to cover more difficult situations. One button operation lets anyone use the camera with ease. It comes in a variety of colors to fit anyone's taste, including black,red, and turquoise.

Features / Specifications:
  • Video capture resolution: 1920 x 1080; 1280x720 (30FPS)
  • Recording format: H.264
  • Still image resolution: 6 megapixels; JPEG still image
  • Lens: 124º wide angle lens (F 2.0, f=3.4mm)
  • Viewing angel: 124º (wide angle)
  • Weatherproof and splashproof
  • External memory: supports MicroSD cards up to 32GB
  • Battery & power: lithium battery, 90 Min
  • Microphone: included
  • Output: USB 2.0
  • PC and Mac interface: Micro USB Port (USB 2.0)
  • Optional accessories: bumper case, helmet mount, monkey stand, waterproof case & suction mount, bike mount, tripod mount, strap mount.

The Cube is available now with a MSRP of US $99.99.

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