X-Series Compatibility with Instax

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Instax Printers

The instax instant photos have become a hit on social media, and with good reason. They not only serve as instant gratification (a photo prints within minutes), but their real-life value provides something more substantial than just digital memories. The photo printer connects quickly and easily to a smartphone, and delivers photos directly without the need for any connecting cables.

Compatibility Guide

Instax Printer SP-3

GFX 50S, GFX 50R, X-H1, X-Pro2, X-Pro3, X-S10, X-T4, X-T3, X-T2, X-T30, X-T20, X-T200, X-T100, X-E3, X-A5, X-A7, X100F

Instax Printer Mini-Link

GFX 50S, GFX 50R, X-H1, X-Pro2, X-Pro3, X-S10, X-T4, X-T3, X-T2, X-T30, X-T20, X-T200, X-T100, X-E3, X-A5, X-A7, X100F

Instax Printer Mini-Link WIDE

GFX 50S, GFX 50R, X-H1, X-Pro2, X-Pro3, X-S10, X-T4, X-T3, X-T2, X-T30, X-T20, X-T200, X-T100, X-E3, X-A5, X-A7, X100F

X-Series Compatible Products

FAQ

Q. The printer does not reprint and the light is blinking in yellow.

A. There is no reprint image. Reprint images are cleared when the printer is powered off.

Q. I cannot connect to Bluetooth properly (when using multiple smartphones with a single Link).

A. Follow the procedure below.

1) Open the Bluetooth settings screen of a smartphone other than the one you wish to connect. Check if any previously-connected Links are displayed. Links are displayed as INSTAX-XXXXXXX. Delete any Links that are displayed.

Example) With iOS14

        

Example) With Android 11

        

2) Restart the smartphone that you wish to connect.

3) Turn on Bluetooth through the smartphone’s settings (if Bluetooth is already turned on, turn it off then on again).

4) Turn on the Link device.

5) Open the Link app on the smartphone, select Bluetooth settings from the app’s settings screen then press the search button.

The Link can now be paired with the Link app.

Q. I cannot connect to Bluetooth properly in iOS/Android.

A.

1. Open the mini Link app and tap the “Settings” icon in the upper right.
2:When the settings menu screen opens, tap “Bluetooth settings” at the top of
the list.(Turn on Bluetooth on your device if it is not activated already.)
3:When the printer is turned on, printers that can be connected are displayed as
“INSTAX- ********” under “Devices that can be connected”. Tap the “Connect” button
displayed to the right of the printer. Once connected, the printer is displayed as
INSTAX-******** under “Device connected”. Connection is now complete.

【Watch video】How to connect to Bluetooth(iOS)

 

【Watch video】How to connect to Bluetooth(Android)

Q. Bluetooth connection cannot be established with iOS.

A. Bluetooth connections may not work correctly in the Link app if you connect from the settings screen of your device. Be sure to make Bluetooth connections from the Link app.
If you have made a Bluetooth connection from the settings screen of your device, disconnect it from the settings screen of your device too.

Q. Bluetooth connection cannot be established with Android.

A. Bluetooth connections may not work correctly in the Link app if you connect from the settings screen of your device. Be sure to make Bluetooth connections from the Link app.

Q. How many smartphones can be connected together with the printer?

A. One. To connect another smartphone, you will need to unpair the smartphone that is currently connected.

Q. Why does the app ask for access to location services, etc?

A. Location needs to be enabled in order to connect to the printer through Bluetooth.

Q. How can I find out the latest firmware?

A. You can confirm this by checking “Check Version Updates for Printer” in the app settings when the printer is connected.

Q. I want to update to the latest firmware.

A.

1:Open the mini Link app and tap the “Settings” icon  in the upper right.
2:When the settings menu screen opens, tap “Check Version Updates for Printer”.(Connect the printer if it is not connected already.)
3:If new firmware update information appears, follow the instructions on the screen to update.

Q. Which models of the X Series camera can be connected, and how can I connect them?

A. All X Series cameras that are compatible with the FUJIFILM Camera Remote app are supported.

To connect:
1:Install the FUJIFILM Camera Remote and mini Link apps.

    *Click here for more information about the FUJIFILM Camera Remote app.

2:Select the image you want to print in the FUJIFILM Camera Remote app.
3:After selecting the image to be printed, tap the “Link” icon  displayed in the lower right.
4:Tapping the “Link” icon launches the mini Link app. You can now start printing.

List all compatible X Series cameras – The FUJIFILM X-A7 (and any others) do not need the smartphone app to transfer photos to the mini Link printer. Click below for instructions on how to connect the X-A7 (and any other X series cameras) to the ,mini Link printer.
http://fujifilm-dsc.com/en/manual/x-a7/

Q. What do the colours of the LED lights and the way they light up mean?

A. Please see the table below for explanations.

Normal operations
White Flashing Updating the firmware of the printer
Flashing in
wavelike form
Connecting to the app
Orange Lit up Connecting to the app – Fun Mode
Blue Lit up Connecting to the app – Print Mode
Purple Lit up Reprinting
Pink Lit up Connecting to the app – instax Camera Mode
Rainbow Flashing Transferring image
Charging
Red Lit up Battery low
Flashing Battery low (charging)
Green Lit up Charging completed
Flashing Charging almost completed (charging)
Errors
Yellow Lit up Critical error occurred (occurs when battery level is 0)
Flashing
fast
Non-critical error occurred (occurs when a user attempts to print when there is no film left, when a film printing error occurs or when there is an error during ejection of a print)
Flashing
slowly
Minor error occurred (occurs when there is no image or when a user attempts to reprint when there is no film left)

Q. The printer does not start when I press the power button. No LEDs are lit.

A. Charge the printer first. It takes around 2 hours to fully charge the printer.