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Where to Buy Electronics in Saigon

Having a good packing list for Vietnam is always better, but sometimes, you can’t avoid forgetting something. If that turns out to be all-important electronics, then it’s time to look for reliable places to buy electronics in Saigon. Here, we’ve chosen the best ones for you.

They all have many stores, but we’ve only listed some popular destinations. You can see the rest by using their websites (preferably with the help of a Vietnamese-speaking friend) or typing “name of the store + district …” on Google.

Tips on Buying Electronics in Saigon

  • It is best to have a picture of what you want to save time, and it’ll help with the language barrier
  • Look for the product’s details and price on various platforms
  • Check the warranty policy and documentation carefully
  • For smaller shops, sellers usually use Vietnamese currency for transactions, so prepare some cash
  • Test all the functions for secondhand devices to ensure they’re working correctly.
  • You can bring broken electronics to bigger stores (like The Gioi Di Dong) to get them serviced or fixed for a reasonable fee. Inserting the SIM card service is free.
  • You should not expect to get cheaper goods in Vietnam, except for electronic parts. Due to import taxes, products here are more expensive than in Western countries.

Check out online electronics shops

Top Places to Buy Electronics in Saigon

Dien May Xanh

Thanks to a strong online shopping service and a wide variety of products, Dien May Xanh has become a household name for appliances in general. All the most popular brands are available, and you can get speedy same-day home delivery (around 4 hours!). Frequent promotion schemes and discounts are also plus points of this brand.

Address:

  • 189 Cong Quynh Street, District 1
  • 21 Tran Nao Street, District 2

Website: https://www.dienmayxanh.com/

A brother of Dien May Xanh is The Gioi Di Dong, which specializes in electronics, especially phones. They’re quick to stock up on new releases, and you can even buy SIM cards and phones here.

Address:

  • 136 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, District 1
  • 820 Xo Viet Nghe Tinh Street, Binh Thanh District

Website: https://www.thegioididong.com/

Nguyen Kim

Nguyen Kim’s a long-standing, respectable brand among places to buy electronics in Saigon. It’s a one-stop shop for any appliances, so you’ll quickly find anything here, including must-haves like Vietnam travel adaptors. There aren’t as many stores as Dien May Xanh but all are conveniently located.

Address:

  • 63 – 65 – 67 Tran Hung Dao Street, District 1
  • 10 – 10A Nguyen Thi Thap Street, District 7

Website: https://www.nguyenkim.com/

Phong Vu

Much like Nguyen Kim, Phong Vu stores are mall-like, with floors full of high-tech gadgets. They also offer household appliances, but their specialties are computers, computer components, and security devices. When it’s related to computers, locals come to Phong Vu. Therefore, if you’re looking for a specialized store, Phong Vu’s for you.

Addresses:

  • 264A – 264B – 264C Nguyen Thi Minh Khai Street, District 3
  • 9 – 11 Nguyen Thi Thap Street, District 7
  • 2A Nguyen Oanh Street, Go Vap District

Website: https://phongvu.vn/

Sieu Thi Dien May Cho Lon

Addresses:

  • 590 Cach Mang Thang Tam Street, District 11
  • 324 Tan Ky Tan Quy Street, Tan Phu District

Website: https://dienmaycholon.vn/

Nhat Tao Market

None of the places to buy electronics in Saigon can beat Nhat Tao Market for hobby electronics. All enthusiasts go here for supplies that can’t be easily found anywhere else: LED strips, cellphone repair tools, multimeters, and a lot of used phones. Most sellers don’t know English, but all goods are usually on display, so you can take what you want and ask for the price. Bargaining isn’t needed here, as the prices are set.

Address: Nhat Tao Electronics Market (near Nhat Tao Street – Ly Thuong Kiet Street intersection)

Another option for those who hate crowded places is a shop near Nhat Tao Market called Hshop. It takes only 2 minutes to walk there from the market, but you’ll find many hobby electronics, a laser cutting service, and knowledgeable, English-speaking staff.

Address: A3 Kiosk, Nhat Tao Mall, 479 Vinh Vien Street, District 10 (near Vinh Vien Street – Ly Thuong Kiet Street intersection)

Website: https://hshop.vn/

Our Thoughts on Places to Buy Electronics in Saigon

There’s a wide range of places to buy electronics in Saigon that’ll cater to your needs and budget. You won’t need any bargaining skills as the prices are set, and the staff can mostly speak English. Therefore, we’re sure you’ll have a pleasant time.

Have you shopped at these stores for electronics in Saigon? Share your thoughts with us in the comment section!

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