Question: So where do people in Kota Kinabalu buy camera stuff?
Where you can find/buy camera stuff in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.
(- Camera, Filters, Straps, Batteries, Bags, Tripods, Lighting, drone, Gimbals, lense, flash)
Here are a list of places you can find general and some professional camera stuff
(See map for their location)
Investline is one of the main distributor for camera stuff in KK city. They distribute the list of things we have mentioned, to most of the camera retailers that operates around KK. They are the most equipped with one of the biggest catalogue for camera stuff, selling general, amateur to professional gear. So if you're looking for things mentioned above, this is the shop to go to first.
Working hours (9am-5pm).
Best to call before going
Tel: 088-225 303
However, if you are looking for the stuff listed above, out of the operating hours of Investline, you may visit the below camera shops to look for them. The shops mentioned below are shops that sells general camera stuff for newbie and amateur. Very few stuff for professionals. These are shops that also take stocks from Investline. They are also selling their own products that you may not find in Investline.
Aperture Shutter, Suria Sabah
Lower Ground, Suria Sabah, 10am-10pm
Tel: 088-204 019
Syarikat CPL Colour
Tel: 088-266012 (KK Plaza)
A mall for electronics, 10am-8pm
Sony Centre Imago
Imago, 3rd Floor, 10am-10pm
Tel: 088-274 031
If you are still unable to look for what you want after visiting the retail outlets mentioned above, you may try search for products on the online platforms listed below. You probably would get a better chance looking for more specific, up to date and latest camera stuff such as, the latest Sony mirrorless cam, or the latest DJI Ronins or drones or GoPro.
A Malaysian e-commerce site for selling & buying. Very popular. A site where you can find really good deals. However just like other similar sites, there are also a lot of scammers so beware. Always COD(cash on delivery) when dealing on this platform otherwise you risk being scammed.
(search for any products under Sabah and you will see results)
2. Facebook MarketPlace
An online marketplace by Facebook. Similar to Mudah. Lesser Scammers compared to Mudah.
A facebook page by a local Sabahan selling 2nd hand camera.
A Sabahan Facebook Group Selling/Buying 2nd hand and New Camera Stuff
An online website selling new & secondhand cameras. Quite updated and has a lot of professional products.