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Polaroid Launches First Tablet Line with Digital TV Capabilities in Mexico

Polaroid is providing consumers in Mexico a new way to watch TV on-the-go with their new tablet line. The line marks the first tablets to feature ATSC receivers able to receive digital or HD TV in Mexico, allowing consumers to enjoy access “out-of-the-box” to their favorite TV shows, newscasts and sporting events, such as this summer’s FIFA World Cup, anywhere so they’ll never miss a minute of the action.

Watch all the World Cup action anywhere using the new line of Polaroid digital TV tablets available  ...

Watch all the World Cup action anywhere using the new line of Polaroid digital TV tablets available at retailers in Mexico (Photo: Business Wire)

“We are excited to introduce consumers to a new way to view and share content anywhere using our Polaroid tablets,” said Polaroid President and CEO, Scott W. Hardy. “Today’s world is all about instant gratification and sharing those experiences whether in person or online. Polaroid is a part of that on every level. Consumers can use our affordable tablet line to take pictures, browse the web and watch TV anywhere and share those experiences with family and friends. We are providing consumers with quality tablet options that ensure they will never miss a moment from the big game or their favorite shows, no matter where they are.”

Offered by One Diamond Electronics, an authorized Polaroid licensee, the new line of Polaroid tablets allows consumers to watch digital TV right out of the box. No monthly fees or expensive set-up is required. The line of digital TV tablets is available at many retailers including Telmex, Walmart, SAMS Club, and Sears.

Polaroid PMID1000DC Tablet

The Polaroid PMID1000DC tablet features a 10.1” LED HD screen for the ultimate TV viewing experience while on-the-go. The tablet runs on the Android 4.2.2 operating system and features a Dual Core 1.6GHz processor. Additionally, the device comes equipped with 8GB of internal storage and an interior antenna, Wi-Fi connectivity, and a dual front 0.3MP and a rear 2MP camera.

Polaroid PMID700BF Tablet

The Polaroid PMID700BF tablet features a 7” HD screen for crisp, clear pictures and is equipped with an additional antenna for the best digital TV reception. The tablet runs on the Android 4.1 operating system and features a Dual Core 1.5GHz processor. Additionally, the device comes equipped with 8GB of internal storage, Wi-Fi connectivity, and a dual front 0.3MP and a rear 2MP camera for taking great pictures wherever you are. The PMID700BF is also available in dark gray and gold models.

Polaroid PMID704G Tablet

The Polaroid PMID704G tablet features a 7” HD screen and additional external antenna to stream digital TV and ensures users do not miss a minute of the action. The Android 4.2.2 enabled tablet offers a Dual Core 1.5GHz processor, Wi-Fi connectivity, 8GB of internal storage, and a 2MP rear and 0.3MP front camera.

Polaroid PMID703C Tablet

The Polaroid PMID703C is a 7”capacitive, multi-touch device that includes an additional external antenna to stream digital TV and ensures users do not miss a minute of the action. The Android 4.1 enabled tablet offers a Dual Core 1.5GHz processor, Wi-Fi connectivity, 8GB of internal storage, and a front camera.

For more information, please visit www.polaroid.com.mx or follow us on Twitter at @polaroidmexico and on Facebook at PolaroidMexico.

The Polaroid Brand

Polaroid is one of the most trusted, well-respected and recognizable brands with a rich 75 year history beginning with Polaroid instant film. Our range of products include instant and digital still cameras, high-definition and mountable sports video cameras, tablets and flat-screen TVs that deliver the fun, instant gratification and value for which the brand has long stood. Today, the Polaroid Classic Border Logo rooted in our beginnings of instant photo sharing serves to designate genuine Polaroid branded products. For more information, visit http://www.Polaroid.com.

Polaroid, Polaroid & Pixel, Polaroid Color Spectrum and Polaroid Classic Border Logo are trademarks of PLR IP Holdings, LLC, used under license.

One Diamond Electronics

One Diamond Electronics is a leader in the manufacturing and distribution of multimedia devices: TV’s, tablets, DVD/CD players, and game consoles throughout Latin America. With offices in Mexico City, Tijuana and San Diego, CA, they provide the best brands and support to Latin America. For more information, visit: www.polaroid.com.mx.

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