Computer Systems Centre
Active Surplus (347 Queen West, second floor, 416-593-0909, activesurplus.com). Our "best place to get a Geiger counter and a bucket of baby legs" is overflowing with DIY techie finds.
Apple Store (Eaton Centre, 220 Yonge, 647-258-0801). No iPhones, but every other Mac gizmo.
Bay Bloor Radio (Manulife Centre, 55 Bloor West, 416-967-1122, baybloorradio.com). Micro-sized dorm rooms demand a smart-sounding, space-efficient Tivoli from Bay Bloor.
BeamEcho (26A Cumberland, 416-533-2001, beamecho.com). CPUsed has been rebranded and relocated.
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Canada Computers (366 College, 416-926-0107, canadacomputers.com). One of the College Street computer corridor's more trusted stops.
Carbon Computing (772 Queen East, 416-535-1999, carbonation.com). Carbon's authorized Apple Training Centre can guarantee you a spot on the geek squad.
Computer Systems Centre (275 College, 416-927-8000, csctoronto.com). Smart shopping and service for under-the-weather hard drives and motherboards.
Filtech Computer (439 Spadina, 416-204-9904, filtechcomputer.com). Systems and components for the stupid to the tech savvy.
Future Shop (10 Dundas East, 416-971-5377, and others, futureshop.ca). Suburban big-box electronics selection next to downtown's Yonge-Dundas Square.
Henry's (119 Church, 416-868-0872, henrys.com). Snap up Henry's cameras and photo supplies.
The Source by Circuit City (Dufferin Mall, 900 Dufferin, 416-516-2225, and others, thesource.ca). An online Circuit Breaker deal delivers a daily electronic bargain.