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Smartphones allow consumers to instantly capture and share the world around them; ideas that have been part of the Polaroid brand DNA throughout its extensive history.

Scott W. Hardy, Polaroid President & CEO

Polaroid and Telcel Launch Exclusive New Line of Android Smartphones in Mexico

  • Monday, August 10, 2015

Polaroid and Telcel Launch Exclusive New Line of Android Smartphones in Mexico

Mexico City, Mexico, August 10, 2015 – Polaroid is providing consumers in Mexico with two new smartphone models developed exclusively for Telcel.

The Polaroid Cosmo 505 5” smartphone and Polaroid Turbo 401 4” smartphone provide consumers with mobile phone options from a brand they know and trust at an affordable price point, and allow consumers to express their originality in terms of design and functionality.

“We are excited to be working with Telcel to bring these two new smartphones to market in Mexico,” said Polaroid President and CEO, Scott W. Hardy. “Smartphones allow consumers to instantly capture and share the world around them; ideas that have been part of the Polaroid brand DNA throughout its extensive history. With a wide distribution across the country, the new Polaroid smartphones provide consumers with an accessible and affordable way to stay connected with their loved ones and share life’s memorable moments.” 

Be Original. Be Polaroid.™
Offered by One Diamond Electronics, an authorized Polaroid licensee, the new line of Polaroid smartphones includes the fashionably designed Polaroid Cosmo 505, a 5” Quad Core phone running on the easy to use Android 4.4 KitKat OS. Offered in white or black, the smartphone features a 2MP front camera and 8MP rear camera perfect for capturing selfies and fusers’ precious moments on the go. Additionally, consumers will be able to keep those moments close at hand with 8GB of storage.    

The Polaroid Turbo 401 4” smartphone is a Dual Core phone also running on Android 4.4 KitKat OS. The Polaroid Turbo comes in a sleek black or a unique black and white “dominó” design.  With 4GB of storage, a 5MP rear camera and 2MP front camera, consumers will be able to capture and save all their favorite images as they happen. Both models are Wi-Fi enabled for easy uploading to social media and feature GPS.

The Polaroid Cosmo 505 has an MRSP of 1,999 pesos and the Polaroid Turbo 401 has an MSRP of 1,299 pesos. Both Polaroid smartphones are available at Telcel retailers across Mexico.

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

Press Contact for One Diamond/Polaroid in Mexico:

Yaranely Rodríguez
Marketing ManagerM
Mobile phone. 044.55.49.50.74.08
Office number. 88.51.44.37
Office address: Juan Salvador Agraz 65 Piso 22 Col.  Santa Fe, Del. Cuajimalpa
yrodriguez@diamond-electronics.com

Press Contact for Polaroid Brand:

Tracey Benjamini
R&J Public Relations
908-722-5757
tbenjamini@randjpr.com