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Consumer - Best Toy Prices North, South and Online

Thursday, 19 November 2009

Santa is getting all the toys ready up in Lapland but he needs some help this year. As a result of the baby boom, Santa and his helpers will not have time to make all the presents this year so Tina is helping him out by finding the best prices for eight of the top toys whether he wants to shop in the South, North or online.
Tina has done all the research to find out the best prices out there for each of the eight of the top toys this Christmas.

*NB This is not a price comparison/price difference item. Tina has done all the research and has found the best price whether you want to shop in the Republic, up North or online.


Sylvanian Families Caravan and Family Car
RoI: Smyths €57.99
NI: Toys R Us £34.99 / €39.29
Online: Amazon ie €64.15 + €5.52 = €69.67

VTech Kidizoom Digital Camera
RoI: Smyths €49.99
NI: Smyths £36.99 / €41.53
Online: Amazon uk £58.31 + £4.98 = €71.05


Fur Real Lulu the Cat
RoI: Smyths / Argos €56.79
NI: Toy R Us £39.99 / Tesco £39.99 / Argos £39.99 = €44.89
Online: Amazon uk £37.99 + £4.98 = €42.97


Transformers Supreme Combiner - Devastator
RoI: Smyths €104.99
NI: Smyths / Toys r Us £79.99 / €89.72
Online: Amazon uk £89.95 + £4.98 = €106.45


Monopoly City
RoI: Smyths €24.99
Tesco NI £15.97 / €17.91
Online: Amazon UK £19.95 + £4.98 = €27.94


Lego Minotaurus
RoI: Smyths €22.99
NI: Smyths £14.99 / €16.81
Online: Amazon ie €20.99 + €5.52 = €26.51

Peppa Pig Princess Peppa's Palace
RoI: Smyths €49.99
NI: Smyths / Sainsburys £29.99 / €33.64
Online: Amazon uk £29.45 + £4.98 = €38.63

Ben 10 Alien Force Kevin Levin's Cruiser
RoI: Smyths €29.99
NI: Toys R Us £24.49 / €27.48
Online: Amazon UK £27.99 + £4.98 = €36.99

Other stockists of the eight toys!!

VTech Kidizoom Digital Camera (Available in pink and blue) €49.99
RoI: Smyths €49.99; Argos €69.99; Byrnes N/A
NI: Smyths £36.99; Toys R Us £39.99; Argos £49.99
Online: Amazon uk: £58.31 + £4.98 delivery; Amazon ie €58.31 + €5.57 delivery

Transformers Supreme Combiner - Devastator €124.99

RoI: Smyths €104.99; Argos €142.99
NI: Smyths / Toys r Us £79.99; Argos £99.99
Online: Amazon uk: £89.95 + £4.98 delivery, Amazon ie €95.97 + €5.57

Lego Minotaurus €22.99

RoI: Smyths €22.99; Argos €26.99;
NI: Smyths £14.99 (£14.98 in Toys R Us but out of stock); Argos £16.99; Hamleys £20
Online: Amazon ie €20.99 + €5.57 delivery; toyshop.com £17.99 + £26 delivery; Amazon uk £42.99 + £4.98

Monopoly City €31.99

RoI: Smyths €24.99; Argos €26.99; Byrnes €29.99
NI: Toys R Us £19.99 / Smyths £19.99; Argos £24.99; M&S £25
Online: Amazon ie €23.27 + €5.57 / Amazon UK £19.95 + £4.98; toyshop.com £19.99 + £35 delivery; gadgetshop.com £24.99 + £24 delivery

Fur Real Lulu the Cat €62.99

RoI: Smyths / Argos €56.79
NI: Toy R Us £39.99; Argos £39.99; Smyths £39.99; Tesco £39.99
Online: Amazon ie €44.63 + €5.57 / Amazon uk £37.99 + £4.98

Peppa Pig Princess Peppa's Palace €39

RoI: Smyths €49.99; Argos €50.56
NI: Smyths / Sainsburys £29.99 <Toys R Us £29.49 (out of stock)>; Argos £34.99
Online: Amazon ie €34.60 + €5.57 / Amazon uk £29.45 + £4.98

Ben 10 Alien Force Kevin Levin's Cruiser €29.99

RoI: Smyths €29.99; Argos €39.99
NI: Toys R Us £24.49; Smyths £24.99; Argos £29.49
Online: Amazon ie €34.98 +€5.57 / Amazon UK £27.99 + £4.98

Sylvanian Families Caravan and Family Car €59

RoI: Smyths €57.99; Argos €71.79; Nimblefingers €69.99
NI: Toys R Us £34.99; Smyths £44.99; Argos £49.99
Online: Amazon ie €64.15 + €5.57 / Amazon uk £59.99 +£4.98; Nimblefingers.ie €69.99 + €5 delivery

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