Canadian vs US Camera Pricing

We've done our math, and compared the lowest Canadian price to the lowest US price for all products in our database. We've discovered that camera gear in the US is 28% cheaper, on average. Here are some stats and some of the worst offenders from each manufacturer. All numbers accurate as of October 30th, 2007. The exchange rate used is 1 USD = 0.9635 CAD.

ProductCanadian PriceUS PriceSavings
Canon EF 100mm f/2 USM$659.00 CAD$389.95 USD44%
Olympus Stylus 750$319.99 CAD$169.95 USD50%
Canon PowerShot A710 IS$369.95 CAD$249.95 USD36%
Pentax K100D$499.95 CAD$345.00 USD34%
Nikon Coolpix S10$227.99 CAD$169.95 USD28%
Olympus Evolt E-510 Kit$1249.95 CAD$899.95 USD31%
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-G1$628.99 CAD$449.95 USD31%

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P.S. When buying from the States we recommend Adorama or B&H Photo Video, two of the biggest and most respected camera stores down south.

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