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Laptop prices in Hong Kong

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Hi all,

Wondering if u guys know if it's cheaper to buy laptops in HK or other countries eg. Singapore? Thanks a lot!

Or rather, issit safe?

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I think the world is about all at the same level by now. You know you can get the slightly more expensive laptop, knowing that if it breaks you can always get it fixed. Or you can by the less known brands for dirt cheap, knowing that if it breaks you have to go to a small computer shop in the darkest places of an outdoor mall to get it fixed. Either way... it

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My daughter was buying a Dell laptop a few months ago. I compared the price that the Australian website was quoting agianst the price for the Singapore site to see if it would be better for me to buy it here for her as was going to be travelling to Australia soon after.

I was surprised to find that the cost was much cheaper in Australia for the same product.

The price quoted in Australia was AUD998 and the exact same model in Singapore was SGD1549.

At that time the exchange rate was pretty close to 1 for 1.

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I think the world is about all at the same level by now. You know you can get the slightly more expensive laptop, knowing that if it breaks you can always get it fixed. Or you can by the less known brands for dirt cheap, knowing that if it breaks you have to go to a small computer shop in the darkest places of an outdoor mall to get it fixed. Either way... it

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Yes, the Golden Arcade in Sham Shui Po is certainly the cheapest place in Hong Kong for buying laptops also Wanchai Computer Centre is very good, which is where I bought my laptop a couple of years ago.

http://www.hong-kong-travel.org/ShamShuiPo.asp

http://www.hong-kong-travel.org/ComputerCentre.asp

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Thanks, mate. I will be moving from Singapore to Hong Kong sometime year-end, hence contemplating if I should get a lappy in Singapore or in HK, u see.

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yes.. the golden shower computer place.. sweet place.. I personally think that fortress is wonderful.. A little over priced BUT the warranty are really worth it.. I personally have bought two laptops (both hp) one for 10000 HKD and one for 4500 HKD, a 42 inch flat screen 10000 HKD and a Nikon 5000 for around 7000 HKD.. Everyone has kick ass warranty and i am very happy with the performance of everything so far.

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okie dokie, thx a million! ^^

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