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"digital camera" Electronics Tip by psychicchap

Electronics, Hong Kong: 35 reviews and 17 photos

hi all,

i have been to most of the south east asia and china. Due to the peers, i had a myth too that singapore market is cheap. but coming over to HK, i realized, so long i had been sleeping.

i bought canon EOS350D for 7800HKD from broadway, timesquare in causeway bay area. Advantage i got purchasing from broadway was 1 kit bag, 1 gig SD Card, tripod stand and a extra battery along with international warranty of 1 year and 2 years local warranty if within HK. i mean this was worth a deal against SGP market or in Shenzhen market. In shenzhen, wherein i live at presently, i was getting only lens and the body for 6330 Yuan. but the warranty was only for China mainland. i mean at any time 7800 HKD deal was much better. in Sgp Sim Lim plaza i was getting whole kit for around 2700 SGP dollar...i mean thats a fortune when i compare to the deal i got in HK.

What to buy: 1. - is a genuine shop, pretty good infact, person knows camera stuff pretty cool and proffesionals seldom drop in here to do thier local purchases.

2. broadway - this is where i purchased my camera. as said, there are always offers going on. i mean, if you are a sensible buyer, you wont paying 100 HKD more and getting more like i got...along with camera, i got kit bag, 1 gig mem card, extra battery and a tripod stand too... you can try your luck in trying out bargaining, if salesman is really cool, you might just be dont shy from asking for favours ;)

3. fortress - Similar to broadway, but its more professional shop... offers like i got in broadway are very limited in fortress. when i purchased from broadway, fortress wasnt offering any. :( hence i selected broadway

4. Wing Shing - Wing Shing Photo Supplies (MAP)
57, Sai Yeung Choi St.
Mong Kok, Hong Kong
TEL: (852) 2396-6886/6961
FAX: (852) 2856-3977

Prices here are 10 percent below market prices, if u want polite and kind salesman, ask for SImon Tang.

What to pay: so as i said, try your luck. try to bargain. if salesman is cool..u might get lowered prices.

Address: Causeway Bay
Directions: Come out of Causeway Bay MTR Exit towards the timesquare. its on the 7th floor. Address is 714, Times Square, Causeway Bay, HK. phone: 2506 1330. Ask for Joey. he is cool and try bargaining with him in a pleasing manner..and u will get rewarded...
Theme: Computers and Electronics

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Dec 17, 2005
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