Flipkart started off as an online book store, but of late, it’s better known for a number of things, including a popular place to buy electronics. Sure, you won’t find motherboards and graphics cards there, but everything from mobile phone covers to high-definition TVs are on offer. The site design is simple and intuitive, making browsing for the product you’re looking for simple. Brand coverage is also very good, so you will find most of the mainstream brands and products there. Prices are also extremely competitive and products in some categories are often cheaper online, than in retail stores. The variety of movies and game titles also makes it ‘the’ place to shop online.
Theitdepot Buying PC hardware online in India has been much more difficult. There are few shops that ship across the country. The number of products available also is somewhat limited. Theitdepot happens to be one of the more prominent mainstream PC component site with a bunch of accessories available for purchase, too.
Techshop The categories on the site aren’t as detailed as Theitdepot, but there are a ton of hardware options. The site houses the most popular products across categories. The site design isn’t too great and there is a bit of clutter. Some outdated products also appear in the listings.
Letsbuy Very competitive pricing is what’s driving people to it. The site looks fresh and very interactive. The homepage, for example, shows large images of of best selling products, newly arrived products and a featured deals. A whole bunch of computer related accessories are also available for sale on the site. Coverage of some categories is pretty impressive, as well. For example, pretty much every important tablet sold in India is available on the site. Some specialized hardware is also available for sale. For example, the cameras section has a ton of tripods and lenses available for sale.
eBay has been around for as long as we can remember. It was better known as a trading servic, but it’s one of the places with the most number of products for sale. One has to be cautious to find the best dealers and best prices, though. So, if you’re looking for something unique and rare to find in retail stores and other online Indian services, you’ll probably find it on eBay. The option to buy products from international dealers makes it a unique service as compared to the rest.
Game4u for example, is a great online store to purchase games from. There’s even a pre-order section for unreleased titles. Pre-owned games are also available at cheaper rates, for those who don’t want to spend a bomb on brand new titles. Shopping for techies and gamers like us just keeps getting better and better.
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