Are you in the habit of buying gadgets online in India? Well if you are into this process, a lot of thoughts such as which online gadget store is the best, will they cheat us, wont the gadgets be highly priced?, will they get delivered in time if i buy these gadgets etc. would come to your mind. Though there are lot of online store in india to buy gadgets online, there are a few which are good and offer good customer satisfaction. If you are not sure to go with which online store to go, then here are some of the best stores to buy gadgets online in india.
Gadgetsguru.com – Almost all new gadgets from mobile phones, laptops, home appliances, Softwares, Digital Cameras, PDA’s etc can be bought from Gadgets guru online. The pricing is a little high when compared with that of gadgets from other similar sites. They accept payments via Visa, mastercard. The Company head office is located in Mumbai (India) and has business offices in Chennai and Pune. It will be easy for you to find the desired gadget quickly. They have filter options in the top left of the website which lets you choose the price range, manufacturer and category. You always have to register an account with them in order to purchase the gadgets. I found it a little embarrassing. So if you are a frequent customer, it wont be a problem but for one time come and go buyers it is. After adding the desired gadgets to your cart and hitting the checkout button, you will be presented with the page to register and account with them.
Lynx-India.com – This is another great online shopping place which has many tech related items like laptops, graphic cards, processors, ipods, music players, hard drives, offices automation products, mobiles etc. One of the features that make it stand out is that the first time user need not have to create an account with them to buy the gadgets. Lynx-India is a perfect place to buy pc related stuffs. They have solid customer service. I have personally bought items from them recently. They provided really good support online and also by phone. The products, (though it was delayed a bit) arrived in good condition as they said. The pricing of the gadgets was reasonable and were not over priced. They accepts payments via Credit Cards, Demand Draft and also via Paypal. They also include different shipping options so that you can choose the desired options to get the goods fast. Another feature is their constant and regular updates they make which can be seen on the sidebar.
20North.com – Though the gadgets at here are a bit overpriced, what its makes standout from the rest is that their ability to import goods from USA for you. If you saw an item in a us website that can be bought or delivered only inside us, then you can point the item to them. 20North get the gadgets from the us websites and bring it to you. They have a wide range of products from Books, Music & Movies, Jewelry & Watches, Footwear, Audio,TV & Home Theatre, Cellphone & Accessories, Camera, Photo & Video, Musical Instruments, Laptops & Netbooks, Computers & Accessories and so many other stuffs. Payments can be done online via credit cards (visa, master card), direct bank deposit (ICICI) and also via paypal. Like most of the others, you need to register an account with them to buy the gadgets online.
Gadgets.in – They sell gadgets ranging from Mobiles, Car Accessories, Flowers, Household Gadgets, Educational DVDs, Educational Gadgets etc. Unlike GadgetsGuru, the only option to filter out gadgets is the search bar located at the top left of the website. So you will find it a little difficult to reach to your desired gadgets.Their Payment options include Credit Cards (VISA / MASTERCARD / AMERICAN EXPRESS), CHEQUE / DEMAND DRAFT, ATM DROPBOX – DIRECT DEPOSIT, ICICI – Online Bank Transfer. The customer feedback which they receive is good and this is a nice place to shop online for non tech related items but if you are into buying a mobile phone then this is not the perfect place for you.
ebay.in – I think no body needs an explanation for what is ebay. ebay is the most popular online store for buying gadgets online. You get the cheapest prices for gadgets at here. What’s more you also get the ability to bid and buy things. ebay has almost everything you need ranging from pc related components, car accessories, jewelries, mobile phones, musical instruments, kitchen items etc. There are a lot of categories to choose from. Payment options include Paisapay, Credit cards (Visa, MasterCard), Demand Draft, there is also provision for Cash on Delivery in selected cities in your state. One thing that you should take care is, researching the seller well. You can see the seller information on the right of the product page and the number of feed back received. Clicking on it shows the users feed backs and their seller ratings.
Indiatimes Shopping : With the availability of a wide range of products, like Apparel & Jewelry, Movies, Music & Games, Books & Magazines, Health & Beauty, Electronics & Computers, Mobiles & Cameras, Flowers & Gifts, Home & Office, Baby, Toys & ports, Art & Paintings etc. their pricing is not very steep. The gadgets are priced reasonably. Also here are options to compare prices of items. like most of the other websites India times website doesn’t compel you to create an account with them to buy the gadgets, though the option will be displayed in case necessary. So this is a nice place for one time customers too. The payment options include Credit Card (HDFC, ICICI,Axis,DB, KYB,Corp Bank,IOB, Kotak [DEBIT CARD], MASTER / VISA Credit Cards), EMI payments via ICICI bank, Net banking (Citi net banking, ICICI and HDFC net banking), Cheque and DD etc. Apart from that on reaching a product page, you can see the reviews of that particular products if other users too have bought and reviewed it.
Hope this will help you for shopping gadgets online in India. Do comment down if you know about another good online stores.