Battle of the Cameras: A Guide to the Best Mobile Photo Printers

In today's technological society, we have access to tons of different equipment that can print your favorite images into hand-held memories. While we may have the capabilities, there are a slew of options for photo printers, making the selection process difficult and tedious. Whether you want to print pictures straight from your smartphone, computer or from your instant camera directly, Photo Savings has many options for printing the images you want in the exact way you want.

We have a range of different mobile photo printers from top brands including Fujifilm and Canon, and have a series of bundles that will help get you started with your printable photography journey.

Check out our official guide to choosing the best mobile photo printer below to make your own selection.

1. Canon Ivy Mini Mobile Photo Printer

This compact printer is no more than one inch tall and is compatible with any smart phone or tablet. Running on a built-in rechargeable battery and using Zink technology, the Ivy connects with Bluetooth to pair with your smart device, which makes this printer completely smudge and cable-free, aside from charging. You won’t find a more compact printer than this for your smart phone, as it can fit in most pockets and small bags while producing 2” by 3” pictures!

Pick up a Canon Ivy Mini Mobile Photo Printer in rose gold with a bundle featuring 50 sheets of photo paper and a hard shell case for $159.99.

2. Minolta Instapix Print Digital Camera with Printer

If you are all about creating high quality content on or offline with your photos, the Minolta Instapix may be the best selection for you. This prestigious printer camera carries similar traits to other instant cameras, but carries additional features including autofocus, gamma correction and a remote shutter option through Bluetooth. The Instapix uses 4PASS printing technology to print detailed photos in just 50 seconds.

To create content-friendly images, pick up your own Minolta Instapix Print Digital Camera and Printer with a lens cleaning pen and cleaning cloth for $139.99.

3. Fujifilm Instax Square Share SP-3 Mobile Printer

Your social media pages will get a well-deserved makeover when you get your hands on the Fujifilm Instax SP-3 mobile printer. The wireless printer can not only print images straight from your phone in seconds, but each image is transformed into a larger square-shaped frame, making it social media compatible. Standing out from other photo printers, the Square Share SP-3 allows you to add text to your photos or even create and print a collage that stems from a video. You can even use hashtags for #Tag Print mode, which allows you to search and print photos that contain the same tag.

Purchase your own Camera Fujifilm Instax Square Share SP-3 Mobile Printer with extra film, a camera case and a cleaning cloth for 199.00.

4. Canon IVY Cliq+ Instant Camera

The Canon Ivy Mini Mobile is a camera and printer all in one compact, convenient package. Using ZINK technology, the camera printer develops 2” by 3” photos in 50 seconds or less and comes equipped with flash, autofocus, auto-exposure and auto white balance features. The micro SD memory card slot can store up to 256 GB with a built-in lithium polymer battery.

Get our special Canon IVY Cliq+ Instant Camera bundle featuring photo paper, a case and accessories for $139.00.

5. Fujifilm Instax Hybrid Mini LIPlay

The Fujifilm Instax Hybrid Mini LIPlay is very similar to the Cliq+ and Minolta Instapix instant cameras, however, the LIPlay shares a unique appearance and intriguing features. For those of you who are fans of Snapchat and Instagram’s filters features, you may want to opt for the LIPlay, as you have the ability to edit your photos with filters on your smartphone app. This instant camera also allows you to record audio with your images that you can convert into a QR code that is printed on the photo and played when a smartphone scans it. There are also multiple functions that allow you to select different frames for your photos, making this one of the sleekest and most efficient Instagram cameras out there.

Grab your own Fujifilm Instax Hybrid Mini LIPlay instant camera with 20 sheets, a cleaning cloth and colorful frames for $169.00.

6. Canon Selphy CP1300

The Canon Selphy CP1300 is one of Canon’s top photo printing products and produces high-resolution images wirelessly in just 47 seconds. Not only does the compact printer produce 4x6” images, but it also comes with a slew of editing tools such as portrait optimization, red-eye correction, and skin smoothing enhancement to suit your perfectionism needs. The CP1300 is portable and can connect to a smartphone or compatible computer with ease.   You will also find a built-in SD card slot and USB port for compatible SD cards and USB drives and can directly print from  Apple’s AirPrint, PicBridge, Canon PRINT, and Canon’s Selphy app.

Purchase the Canon Selphy CP1300 to see the features for yourself when you grab our bundle that features two sets of paper and ink, a USB printer cable and a cleaning cloth for 189.00.

There are tons of selections to choose from when it comes to printers, and any one of these has the ability to fulfill your needs as a photographer. If you want to know more about mobile photo printers, hit us up on our social media pages!

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