Irrespective of your current location, you can buy any gadget of choice from these online stores and get them shipped to your doorstep.
This post was written with Nigerians in mind, but the information contained in this page works for you, too.
Nigeria is believed to be a third world country and that has made a lot of people to believe they are unable to get access to or use certain technologies which are being used in more developed countries.
While the former might be through, the later isn’t. we are currently in a digital age which means we now enjoy a great deal of connection between various geographical plains than has ever been before now.
With the rise of social media and e-commerce, people who are in opposites sides of the world will be able to talk to one another and even see each other through various video calling features as well as purchase various products wherever one may be in the world and get it at his/her doorstep.
Many Nigerians and even citizens of other third world country are ignorant of these facts or perhaps they lack e-commerce shops to actually trust.
This is why I have compiled a list of a few e-commerce platforms where people can get the most sophisticated gadgets and other products for a fair price.
NOTE: this list is not in any particular order, and you are also required to do your own research before making use of these platforms.
Top 10 online stores to buy incredible gadgets
Amazon is probably the most popular e-commerce store out there and probably the largest in the world.
Jeff Bezos who is currently the richest man in the world according to www.forbes.com/billionaires/list/ founded Amazon at his garage in Seattle in 1994.
Amazon was originally founded to sell just books, but today they sell some of the coolest gadgets in the world for fair prices.
Another amazing fact about Amazon is that majority of his sellers deliver directly to doorsteps in Nigeria otherwise you are required to make use of a middleman (delivery companies/logistics) in getting them to your desired destinations.
China currently has one of the largest and ever growing economy and this has led to many countries in the world to rely on their vast productions for their progress.
Taobao.COM is one of the biggest e-commerce stores in the world and it is based in China and it is owned by Alibaba.
Taobao sells varieties of products and gadgets are one of them. So if you seek good gadget to buy such as those listed in the first article “TOP 10 GADGETS WHICH WILL ENABLE YOU LIVE A SMART LIFE” this would be a good place to commence your search.
eBay is another amazing website which offers worldwide shipping and also provides fair prices.
The company is based in the United States and it does not only allow users to buy products, but also allows them to sell.
If you are in need of cheap fairly used gadgets, eBay is the place for you. eBay was founded in 1995 by Pierre Omidyar which makes it one of the oldest e-commerce websites out there.
Tmall is another China-based e-commerce and it was founded by the same group which founded TAOBAO.
Tmall ranks as the 8th most popular e-commerce website in China and was founded in 2008 and currently being operated by Alibaba groups.
The company is a Chinese multinational corporation which focuses on a variety of products for both business to business and customer to customer cooperations.
ALIBABA owns many other e-commerce such as Tmall and Taobao. Alibaba is the global version of the ALIBABA group and thus functions as a business-business trading platform.
This means if you have a business and you seek where to purchase quality goods for fair prices, Alibaba.com is for you.
Walmart is a United States based cooperation and estimated by some to be the biggest in the world. It was founded in 1962 by Sam Walton and later incorporated in 1969.
Walmart was initially just a chain of retail stores which operated on a chain of hypermarkets, discount department, and grocery stores.
The list of products has grown over time but still limited in gadgets and which they might not have a worldwide shipping service, you can still purchase items from their shops and get it delivered through a logistics company.
How it works is you simply have your goods shipped out to the address of your middleman/agent (logistics company) who should be close to their shops and he/she simply sends it across to you.
Standing behind Walmart, Target is stated to be the second largest departmental retail store in the United States.
This online shopping platform is a great one and provides a vast variety of products categories for buyers worldwide.
With Target, one will be able to find free shipping, an easy process of buying, discount and many more benefits.
Flipkart is also one of the most popular stores in India and in some Asian region.
Like Amazon, Flipkart also started as a bookstore and after it gained popularity, its products category was increased exponentially.
So if you are in the search for gadgets, electronics, fashion, and various other items to purchase for a good price, FLIPKART will be really helpful.
Snapdeal is another big e-commerce platform which is based in India.
The platform is said to ship more than 25,000 products on a daily basis which makes it one of the largest in India.
The platform was founded in 2010 mainly for deals which will give you product for special offers but later it was converted into a full e-commerce platform.
This platform got so big that eBay had to invest in it, in other to get access to the platforms registered user database of up to 20 million users.
BestBuy is based in the United States and is an electronics cooperation.
The platform has a vast collection of electronics products which are sold at affordable prices.
So if you are in the search of good and affordable electronics, BESTBUY is the one for you.
There are many other e-commerce platforms out there where people can get good gadgets but these are the most popular, most reliable and at the top 10 of e-commerce websites.
For those who have no idea on how to make use of middlemen in purchasing from some of these stores which do not ship directly to your location or know any stores which should be on this list, you can drop a comment and we will help you out.