Do you remember life before digital cameras? Back then, taking photos and getting the film developed was a big deal—it was exciting to pick up your prints and see what was in the envelope. Now, thanks to the smartphone cameras at our fingertips, capturing memories is easier than ever. But you might be wondering, “how can I print pictures from my phone?”
Asurion Experts help millions of customers to get the most out of the tech, appliances and connections they rely on. Here they share the easiest ways to print your pics straight from your iPhone® and Android™ devices so you can get the most enjoyment out of your photographs every day.
Where can I print pictures from my phone?
Whether you’re looking for quick prints within 24 hours or to make a personalized gift from your phone photos, there are many apps you can turn to for help.
Top photo printing apps
Print those priceless memories from your favorite vacation with the help of FreePrints®. Using your smartphone or tablet, you can print 4×6 photos for free—up to 85 monthly—and they’ll be delivered directly to your doorstep. Larger and smaller photo sizes are available for the most important memories at an affordable price.
Want to create an entire wall of your favorite photos in your home? Mixtiles® makes this simple by printing the photos you select—through their easy-to-use app—to 8×8 sticky photo tiles. No nails, no mess on your walls. The best part? You can stick and restick your tiles, making it easy to rearrange them when you want to add even more memories to your great wall of photos.
Everyone loves a print of their photos. But what if you could put your favorite picture of your dog on a pillow for your living room? Or how about pictures of the kids on a coffee mug for the perfect birthday gift for Mom and Dad? Shutterfly® is here to save the day and give you all your photo printing options, from traditional photo prints to more unique photo gifts for every occasion!
Don’t worry about a long wait for your prints, Walgreens® will have your photos ready in an hour! Print your photos from any iOS or Android device wherever you are with the Walgreens app, which now allows you to upload up to 150 photos at a time. Not only can you print photos from your phone’s gallery, but from social media apps like Facebook and Instagram too.
Let your artistic side flourish with Snapfish®. Instead of giving out plain prints to your friends and family, create everything from calendars, pillows and blankets to holiday cards with your photos on them. With this free app, you can design your photo gifts straight from your iOS or Android device.
While there are several app options for printing your photos, what if you want to print your pictures from your phone instantly? Luckily, there are now many portable photo printers that are compatible with both iOS and Android devices.
Instant photo printer for your phone
HP Sprocket Photo Printer
Print pictures from your smartphone instantly with the HP Sprocket. Quickly connect your phone using Bluetooth technology to print 2×3 photos that you can share with friends and family. With the Sprocket’s small size—it’s around the same size as a phone—it’s easy to take with you wherever you go.
Polaroid Hi-Print Pocket Printer
Want to print a photo in under 60 seconds? The Polaroid® Hi-Print has you covered. With its app that connects seamlessly with both iOS and Android, the Polaroid Hi-Print creates smudge-proof 2×3 prints with peel-off sticky paper backs, making it easy to create cards and more with your photo prints. Weighing in at a little over half a pound, the Polaroid Hi-Print is a very portable printer that’s perfect for throwing in your purse or pocket.
How to print from phone to wireless printer
For more information on how to print wirelessly, check out this video from Asurion’s YouTube channel: