Fujifilm Instax Share SP-2 is a new modern portable printer has been officially introduced today. This is the compact printer can print photos direct from devices running iOS and Android OS, which lets you give an instant photocopy in hands.
New generation Instax Share SP-2 has been changed both outside and inside, improve the weak points such as print quality, speed and battery operation compared to previous Fujifilm Instax Share Smartphone Printer SP 1. The working principle of the SP-2, you can select pictures from your your iOS / Android devices and get instax prints by transferring the shots from the app to SP-2 via Wi-Fi connection. The SP-2 will use the new laser exposure system produced by the Fujifilm (sold separately).
Fujifilm Instax Share SP-2 has been redesigned with a solid boxy appearance, more modern with straight lines. Fujifilm has added two new colors such as Gold and Silver makes it more beautiful. On top of the device with the LED lights that indicates battery and film status and additional “Reprint” button on the left side of the device, help you share the same print with others.
Fujifilm accelerates the speed of both departments like Wi-Fi and new laser exposure system, so SP-2 will take only 10 seconds from start from print data transfer to output. Previously, this process takes about 16 seconds.
Higher print quality of the SP-2 has a resolution of 800 x 600 pixels at 320dpi. So now you can get your print photo with extra sharpness and much higher detail than the previous SP-1. This is the most important upgrade of the device.
Rechargeable via USB, this update will also pleased users and device also switch to the built-in rechargeable battery which can be charged in 90 minutes. You can control this Fujifilm Instax Instant Smartphone Printer via Fujifilm’s new Instax Share App which is available for free on the App Store or Google play. It supports iOS 7.1 or above and Android 2.3.3 and above.
In the new update, Fujiflm adds some new features like Split one image into two stills, you can create a Collage up to 4 images, Real Time Template, Limited Edition Template, Social Media Template, Square Template, Seasonal Templates, Standard Template, simple image editing tool and supports both JPEG as well as PNG files.
Fujifilm Instax Share SP-2 will be sold in Mid-July and cost $199. The device uses standard Instax film retail for $20/set of 20 films.