If you need anything electronic in the Tokyo area, forget the Radio Shack’s and Best Buy’s of your past. This is Japan and there is something on your horizon that is worlds above the electronic stores that you have experienced in the past. Introducing the Shinjuku flagship store of Yodobashi Camera where you will find anything and everything electronic, whether it be a major appliance or a cool new accessory for your smart phone. This electronic hotspot, located just off of Yasukuni-dori and just above JR’s Shinjuku station, will quickly be your go to location to keep that electronic spark in your life going strong.
This eight floor mega store (not counting their bonus basement floor) has a dizzying array of electronic goodies to satisfy the technology geek in all of us. Not only are the oddities of Yodobashi Camera in Shinjuku fun to look at, Yodobashi Camera is also there to lend you a helping hand if you need one. If your Macbook, PC, or any other brand of computer or tablet is broken then there are several computer centers littered throughout Yodobashi Camera’s eight floors. Some of their diagnostic centers require an appointment to be made before you go, however, so be sure to give them a call before you bring your machine into Yodobashi Camera for a check up. If you have misplaced or damaged your power cord or some other necessary object, then Yodobashi Camera can hook you up with what you need.
Along with the practical, Yodobashi Camera is a great place to look at the wide array of playful electronics that Japan has to offer. Have you been looking for a new case for your smart phone for what seems like ages and simply have not been able to find exactly the right one? Have no fear upon entering Yodobashi Camera. No matter if you have an iPhone, Sony or Panasonic model, there is a whole half a floor of Yodobashi Camera dedicated to smart phone cases of all shapes and levels of simmer and shine as well as phone accessories for you to finally find that case you’ve been dreaming of. Yodobashi Camera also has a wide range of electronic items that apply to all aspects of your life. You can find state of the art water bottles and thermoses, various goods to make your camping more comfortable and luxurious, or even various kitchen appliances that you did not even knew existed or realized you needed until you saw it! Until that moment, you had not even thought of the existence of a UV chopstick cleaning device, but now that you mention it that might a smart thing to have.
Going to Yodobashi Camera in Shinjuku is an experience in and of itself, whether you are heading over there out of necessity or curiosity. Either way, to complete your Tokyo trip, be sure to go to Yodobashi Camera and see why the world has labeled Japan as a technology capital of the world.
- Address:1-11-1 Nishi-shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
- GPS:35.6938401, 139.70366001
- Telephone:03 – 3346 – 1010
- Monday:9:30 – 22:00
- Tuesday:9:30 – 22:00
- Wednesday:9:30 – 22:00
- Thursday:9:30 – 22:00
- Friday:9:30 – 22:00
- Saturday:9:30 – 22:00
- Sunday:9:30 – 22:00