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Comex 2015 returns with a better trade-in program, tech showcase, and contests with attractive prizes to be won

By Ng Chong Seng - on 20 Aug 2015, 2:06pm

Comex 2015 returns with a better trade-in program, tech showcase, and contests with attractive prizes to be won

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It’s almost September, and that means Comex is just round the corner. This year’s Comex will take place from September 3 to 6 at Suntec Singapore Levels 3, 4, and 6; and as always, the organizer has planned for a lot of activities.

Trade-in program

A key event is the trade-in program. Unlike previously where you could only trade-in laptops, smartphones, and tablets, monitors and desktop PCs will be accepted this time. You can get a quote in advance by going here.


Gamers are also in for a treat at Comex 2015. There will be a showcase of the latest games and competitions to take part in. PS4, Xbox, and Blizzard are some of the gaming brands that will be participating in the show. You can also trade in your pre-owned game consoles (e.g., PS3) and handheld portables.

Tech Showcase

The Tech Showcase area also returns, and it’s the place to check out the latest gadgets in town. Gadgets on deck include the Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro and the Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition for the Galaxy S6. Visitors can even stand a chance to win a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge 4G+, as well as the Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition when they take part in the Gear VR Anshar Wars Challenge, a classic shoot-em-up arcade game that uses the unique motion sensing of the Samsung VR headset.

Booth babes, Auction Time, Brand Time, Fashion Time

And of course, Comex 2015 will have plenty of booth babes. Remember to take selfies with them, because you might even be one of the lucky three winners to walk away with S$300 each for snapping the best shots. To participate, you’ve to upload the photos to Facebook or Instagram with the hashtag #COMEXbabes.

If you need more incentive to spend at Comex, know that every S$50 spent will give you a chance in the Lucky Draw. Up to S$12,388 in cash are waiting to be won.

Other events at Comex include Auction Time, which lets consumers who qualify with a minimum spend of S$100 get a shot at purchasing products from Lenovo, Audio-Technica, ASUS, and Sennheiser at ‘cut-throat prices’; Brand Time, where you get an opportunity to engage representatives from brands such as Dell, Audio-Technica, Samsung, Sony, and Lenovo, as well as win some prizes in games; and Fashion Time, where we’ve five Comex booth babes selected by the organizer’s Facebook page fans join other booth babes from Sony, Asus, Acronis, Armaggeddon, and Elysium on a walk down the red carpet.

For more info, check out the official Comex 2015 website. You'll also find a few interesting reads there such as this Xbox One vs. PS4 buying guide and this PC/Mac backup guide.