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Best Computer Stores in the GTA - Recommended by RFD users - (Updated May 20/08)

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Best Computer Stores in the GTA - Recommended by RFD users - (Updated May 20/08)

Reply to this thread with the name of the store, location, website, and your opinion on their customer service and prices. Also please let me know if a store has closed down or changed locations so I can update this list.

Recommended Stores:

Scarborough/Markham
  • Data First Computers (www.dfcanada.com)
    Location: 2370 Midland Ave. (south of Sheppard) map
    Info: "Al, and Dino always offer great service and support."
  • Fan PC (www.fanspc.ca)
    Location: Pacific Mall map
    Prices: Pricematches CC.
  • Fortune Computer (www.fortunecomputer.com)
    Location: 1412 Kennedy Road (south of Elesemere) map
    Other locations: Downtown Toronto
  • J-Jetronic Inc. (www.jnetronic.com)
    Location: 2300 John St., Markham (at the 404) map
    Info: "Good prices, busy people! Been buying from these folks for years."
  • Keit Computers (www.keitcomputer.com)
    Location: 2022 Sheppard Ave. E. (west of Victoria Park) map
    Prices: "the prices are slightly a tad cheaper than CC I find.. it's prices are competitive to the likes of GoGo, etc.. you may be able to haggle a bit if you buy more"
    Info: " Customer service is generally nice"
  • LOGIC Computer House (www.logiccomputerhouse.com)
    Location: 1309 Kennedy Road (south of Elesemere) map
    Other locations: Mississauga, Markham
    Info: "Would not touch them from a 10 foot pole."
  • MPT Computers (http://www.mptcomputers.com/)
    Location: 2370 Midland Ave (north of 401) map
    Info: post
  • MilestonePC (formerly CanadaSys (http://www.milestonepc.com/canada/)
    Location: 1405 Denison Street map
    Prices: "Good prices"
    Info: "Extremely nice employees, they also have a forum to continually interact with their customers."
  • Pacific Express Computers (www.pacificexpresscomputers.com)
    Location: Pacific Mall Unit E-38 map
    Prices: Their prices are good. When I went to buy RAM, their Kingston memory was much cheaper than other stores generic brand somehow.
    Info: Nice people. The only problem is they have very little stock.
  • PC Gate Computer (www.pcgatecomputer.com)
    Location: Pacific Mall Unit E-19 map
    Prices: Better than CC on a lot of things.
    Info: Really nice guys. Good customer service and friendly help.
  • U Computers (www.ucomputer.ca)
    Location: 4002 Sheppard Ave East (Kennedy & Sheppard) map
    Info: "I've found these guys to be great. I've bought plenty of products off them... good dealers. i'd definately recommend them."
    Info 2: "I second ucomputers. I always get cheap 3rd party inks from them for my Canon printer and no tax on the inks too."
    Other locations: Mississauga , North York
  • Zero-PC (www.zero-pc.com)
    Location:28-4186 Finch Ave East (Midland & Finch) map
    Info:Formerly known as CP Computers. The store recently undergo some changes, and now it's called Zero PC. They provide computer repairing service, and willing to match the price with CC. Their computer system prices are competitive.
  • Infonec Computers (Posted in Mississauga)

Downtown Toronto
  • Alpha Plus Computers (www.alphapluscomputers.ca)
    Location: 287 College St. (wets of Spadina) map
    Price: "Their prices are a few dollars higher here and there then CC or PCMetro, but they will haggle..."
    Info: "...decently friendly...provided pretty good warranty service for a faulty part."
  • Filtech Computer (www.filtechcomputer.com)
    Location: 439 Spadina (corner of College & Spadina) map
    Prices: Similar to CC.
    Info: Comfortable help. Not overly friendly but they are there to help you.
  • InMax Computer (www.inmax.ca)
    Location: 322 College St. (west of Spadina) map
    Info: "Pretty good shop. They're the only store in Toronto that sells Nexus fans"
  • PC Metro (www.pcmetro.ca)
    Location: 319 College St. (west of Spadina) map
    Price: "Purchased a Seagate HD. It was the cheapest place around the downtown area.", "... and some things are cheaper than CC."
    Info: "Nice people and they ask if you need help. Lots of stock..."
  • Infonec Computers (Posted in Mississauga)
  • CWO (Posted in Mississauga)
  • LOGIC Computer House (Posted in Scarborough/Markham)

North York
  • Sonaggi Computers (www.sonaggi.com)
    Location: 5323 Yonge St. (South of Finch) map
  • U Computers (Posted in Scarborough/Markham)
  • Wintronic Computers Plus (Posted in Mississauga)
  • CWO (Posted in Mississauga)

Richmond Hill
  • CTY Computer (www.cty.ca)
    Location: 270 West Beaver Creek (Leslie & Hwy 7) map
    Prices: "Their prices are comparable to CC - not as large a selection, but they will sell products that they don't have listed (can get them in in an hour or 2)."
    Info: "Top notch service - and simply the nicest people!"
  • eSkyNet (http://www.eskynet.com/)
    Location:55 West Beaver Creek Road Unit 52 (Leslie & 16th) map
    Info: "i remember seeing the x2 3800 for the cheapest price in toronto (if not canada)."

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Mississauga (Mavis Mall)
Other Areas
  • Premier Computer Canada (http://www.pccanada.com)
    Location: (Etobicoke) 3311 Lakeshore W. (west of Kipling) map
    Info: "Great service with ok prices...bought most of my rig there and will continue to do so(future rigs and friends)'."
  • Genitech Computers (Online/phone only - pickup available) (http://www.genitechcomputers.com)
    Location: (Etobicoke) 1850 Albion Rd. Unit # 8 (east of the 427) map
    Info: "I have never received better customer service than i have at Genitech Computers. NEVER!!! Ali, and Co. are all about customer service because THEY REALLY WANT TO KEEP YOU COMING BACK."
  • Gigapex Computer Inc. (http://www.gigapex.com)
    Location: (Etobicoke) 3008A Bloor St. West (at Royal York)map
    Price: "prices are higher than CC and TD but he backs his products up. "
    Info: "this guy does well because he gives great service to the people in the neighbourhood."
  • FCS Computers Inc. (http://www.fcswarehouse.com)
    Location: (Oakville) Trafalgar Village Mall map
    Info: "The staff is super ...they do great work....and I found most the prices to be very good." (* )

Stores to avoid:
  • ICCT Canada
    "ICCT are scammers and on par if not worse than CC so don't go there."
  • Pacific Notebooks (http://www.pacificnotebooks.com)
    "Lying non-stop, trying to scam and skim and screw you up from the moment you set foot in that store." - texx444
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poppa wrote:Personally, I've never shopped there. But they do PM with Canada Computers.

http://www.sunnycomputers.com/
http://www.fanspc.ca/
Ok added thanks. I think I went to one of those places last night to get a CPU cooler but I don't know which one. I think the one along the west side right behind CC.
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Waterloo
http://www.pccanada.com/

Great service with ok prices...bought most of my rig there and will continue to do so(future rigs and friends)'.
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FCS Warehouse ( Oakville )

For those in the west end ...they're located in Oakville.

The staff is super ...they do great work....and I found most the prices to be very good.

( These are the guys one of the radio jocks on AM 640 keeps raving about )

http://www.fcswarehouse.com/
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Markham, ON
I've found these guys to be great. I've bought plenty of products off them:
-wireless k.b. & mouse
-optical mouse
-speakers
-RAM
-...the list goes on

good dealers. i'd definately recommend them.

http://www.ucomputer.ca/
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this thread will attract the Canada Computers apologists just you wait :lol:
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what about
www.eskynet.ca
cube logic (?) they're in brampton and i remember seeing the x2 3800 for the cheapest price in toronto (if not canada).
Don't talk about it, be about it
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updated, thanks. we got a good list going. screw you Canada Computers! :lol:
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Re: Infonec

FYI....They have a location in Markham ( head office I think ) as well - you show them as T.O and Mississauga only

Good list..great idea !!!

Thks Again
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poedua wrote:Re: Infonec

FYI....They have a location in Markham ( head office I think ) as well - you show them as T.O and Mississauga only

Good list..great idea !!!

Thks Again
fixed, thanks. i wasnt sure if their head office allowed customers.... CC's doesnt.
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KEIT Computers at Vic Park and Sheppard.
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