The World’s Greatest Electronics Market and a Tour of Shenzhen’s Seeedstudio | PIXEL – Interactive LED Art

In Shenzhen, China lies the world’s greatest electronics market named Huaqiangbei, pronounced huá qiáng běi sound byte of pronunciation. Huaqiangbei is a Maker’s dream. The market however is not foreigner friendly and requires some local knowledge to navigate.Located 10 miles from Hong Kong, you may recognize Shenzhen as synonymous with Foxconn. Foxconn, the world’s largest electronics manufacturer, makes Apple products, Kindles, Playstations, and Wiis to name a few. Most factories are located an hour north of Shenzhen, but they maintain a presence in the form of a stall with sales representatives in Shenzhen’s Huaqiangbei market.

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