Are cameras cheaper in Hong Kong?

Are cameras cheaper in Hong Kong?

Cameras are consistently cheaper in Hong Kong at retail if you are coming from a place like the UK that has a high sales tax, but if you are coming from the US, you will likely find the US has Hong Kong beat on price at retail most of the time when it comes to finding cheaper cameras.

Which is the best camera company in the world?

Best Camera Brands Today

  1. Canon. The Canon brand is the current leader in the camera space, though Canon is most known for its high-quality DSLRs and DSLR lens lineup.
  2. Nikon.
  3. Sony.
  4. Fujifilm.
  5. Olympus.
  6. Panasonic.
  7. Pentax.
  8. Leica.

Is there tax free shopping in Hong Kong?

4. Most Goods Are Tax Free. Most goods in Hong Kong are tax free. Four types of dutiable commodities are liquor, tobacco, hydrocarbon oil, and methyl alcohol.

Is there tipping in Hong Kong?

Tipping isn’t a big part of Hong Kong culture. Hotels and restaurants usually add a 10% service charge; however, in almost all cases this money does not go to the waiters and waitresses. In restaurants, add up to 10% more for good service, or simply round up the tab.

Is Hong Kong a good place to shop?

Hong Kong is the world’s best shopping site with shopping malls, department stores, and street markets.

Where are the best camera shops in Hong Kong?

Many of the shops are family-owned and run by families who have been in the business for decades. Stanley Street on Hong Kong Island has a number of well-regarded independent, camera shops while Tin Cheung Camera is regularly lauded for its selection and service.

Where to buy a DSLR camera in Singapore?

Also located in Mongkok, Sim City has multiple stores catering mostly to second-hand DSLR’s and lenses, but also a large range of mirrorless cameras and some hard to find film SLR’s and Leica rangefinders. The other 10 odd stores sell brand new gear, tripods, filmmaking equipment, drones and Lomography cameras.

Where to buy a Leica camera in Hong Kong?

They have multiple stores around the city, but the flagship store is inside iSquare Mall in Tsim Sha Tsui. Tin Cheung is one of the most respected Leica dealerships in town, and caters for a niche customer base with it’s stock of Pentax and Sigma camera gear, alongside Samyang, Laowa and Irix lenses to name a few.

How do I find a good price for electronics in Hong Kong?

Research the price in your home country and in reputable chain stores in Hong Kong such as Broadway and Fortress. This will put you in a good position to negotiate a sensible price. Remember, if you’re buying an electronic product in Hong Kong, it’s unlikely that the manufacturer’s warranty will be valid in your home country.