3D Printing Made Easy and Affordable: the Polaroid PlaySmart 3D Printer now available in the U.S. for the holidays

  • Monday, November 4, 2019

Minnetonka, Minnesota, November 1, 2019 – Just in time for the holidays, Polaroid has announced the availability of the Polaroid PlaySmart 3D printer in the United States – exclusively at JOANN. The Polaroid PlaySmart is an affordable and lightweight desktop 3D printer, elegantly designed to fit perfectly into any home, classroom or office environment, and it makes for a unique gift for the creatives and crafters on your list this holiday season.

Experience with 3D printing isn’t necessary with millions of pre-existing designs available for download for free from the 3D community. Coupled with the easy-to-use Polaroid Prep software that comes with each printer, 3D printing couldn’t be easier. Print with two clicks of a button when you download and import an existing model or use your imagination and create your own design using any third-party design package.

With the Polaroid PlaySmart 3D printer, you can bring 3D printing into your home, classroom or office. Print out replacement pieces for your favorite board game, change up your home décor with items such as 3D printed coasters, door handles or coat pegs, or add a touch of creativity to the next homework assignment. With your imagination and creativity, the list of items you can print is virtually endless.  

Several exciting features are bundled into this stylish, compact and affordable machine, including:

  • Send models to print, monitor your print and control your printer, all through the Polaroid PlaySmart app and in-built Wi-Fi camera.
  • Easily print incredible multi-color models by pre-setting the printer to pause during a print so that you can change your filament to another color.
  • Always know how much material you have, and if you have enough to complete your print, by using the unique Polaroid Precise filament holder & scale that comes free with the printer.
  • Select from a range of filament colors and materials for your bespoke model requirements, including printing in an amazing wood-like material.

With other key features including a print size of 4.7 x 4.7 x 4.7in, variable print layer height of 50 to 300 microns, and a user-friendly 3.5-inch full color LCD touchscreen to print directly from your printer, the Polaroid PlaySmart 3D printer is an exceptional value for the money. It’s perfect for any home, classroom, or office environment, whether you are new to 3D printing or an experienced user.

The Polaroid PlaySmart 3D printer is compatible with PLA, PETG and P-Wood filament. PLA and PETG filaments, as well as the Polaroid precise filament holder & scale, will be available for purchase at JOANN and along with the Polaroid PlaySmart 3D printer.

Manufactured by EBP Group, an authorized Polaroid licensee, the Polaroid PlaySmart 3D printer is now available in over 550 JOANN stores and online at with an MSRP of only $599.99.


EBP Group

Environmental Business Products is Europe’s largest and longest established collector and remanufacturer of inkjet cartridges. Since 1992 the company has been recognized as one of the foremost technical innovators in the industry and in 2014 diversified into the 3D printer market. EBP group employs over 200 staff across 31 nationalities and operates on a Pan-European basis. For more information, visit:

The Polaroid Brand
Polaroid is one of the world’s most trusted, respected and recognizable brands, with over 80 years of history built primarily on Polaroid instant cameras and film. The company’s complete range of products was designed to deliver the fun, instant gratification and creative freedom for which the brand has long stood. Today, the Polaroid Classic Border Logo, rooted in the instant photo sharing that Polaroid pioneered, is the mark of genuine Polaroid branded products. For more information, visit or

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Polaroid PlaySmart 3D Printer

Polaroid PlaySmart 3D Printer

Polaroid PlaySmart 3D Printer