Media Markt is a great place to source quality household electronics, from clocks to hairdryers, as well as handheld devices. The collection of personal-care items such as shavers for men makes buying presents a breeze. In fact, Media Markt is such a comprehensive shop that finding a new mobile phone, game console, translator and adaptor in one visit here is perfectly possible.
Media Markt, Hohe Strasse 121, 50667 Cologne, +49 (0)221 27390
The opening of the new Apple store in Cologne’s Rhein Center was one of last year’s most eagerly anticipated events. Customers will be delighted with the array of gleaming products, displayed on wooden desk-like tables, all of which are available to try out. Highly trained members of staff are on hand to explain any features and answer customer queries.
Apple, Rhein Center, Aachener Strasse 1253, 50858 Cologne, +49 (0)223 4202 0600
A true one-stop shop with a huge selection of headphones, Android phones and computers, Saturn offers a relaxed environment in which to browse, compare and handle the devices. A specialist in electronic gaming, Saturn adds another dimension to the virtual experience.
Saturn, Maybachstrasse 115, 50670 Cologne, +49 (0)221 16160
Registered Apple dealer Gravis sells the whole range from iPads to MacBooks along with all you need to protect your devices. Speakers and docking stations are also available to ensure the perfect surround sound. Gravis is licensed to sell Amazon Kindle devices, too, catering for all types of information sharing and staying true to its slogan of providing customers with a ‘digital idea experience’.
Gravis, Ehrenstrasse 2, 50672 Cologne, +49 (0)221 546 2488
Dedicated to helping people capture crystal-clear memories, Foto Gregor has a huge selection of cameras, camcorders and accessories, as well as a range of binoculars. To ensure that no one need miss that crucial shot, there are also water-resistant cameras for surfing and ones that can be attached to a bicycle.
Foto Gregor, Neumarkt 32-34, 50667 Cologne, +49 (0)221 9257 6611