User reviews of the Polaroid 9 tablet range from mediocre to mild praise across Amazon.com, ToysRUs.com and HSN.com. The Polaroid 9 has a 3.1-star rating on Amazon.com, a four-star rating on ToysRUs.com and a three-star rating on HSN.com.
The Polarioid 9 is a 9-inch Android powered tablet with a dual-core processor, 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal memory. As of 2015, the Polaroid 9 retails for around $80 to $160 depending on where it is purchased. Users who favored the Polaroid 9 praised its inexpensive price and ease of use, calling it an excellent starter tablet. Users were critical, however, of how sluggishly the tablet performs in multitasking environments, stating that it's not suitable for running applications that require a high level of graphics or intense processing.
Screen quality is also criticized in reviews, though multiple users remarked that the tablet performed well when used by children. Some users did report issues with the Polaroid 9 from the moment it was turned on, citing instances where units failed to respond or charge. Overall the general user sentiment to the Polaroid 9 is that it is a mid-range tablet with some faults, but priced accordingly. Users that did not expect the device to perform as well as more expensive machines appear to be pleased.