Miniso, a Japanese lifestyle concept brand, is well known for its modern and minimalistic products.
We decided to visit Miniso this week to find out how affordable their products are compared to other brick-and-mortar stores and supermarkets in Singapore.
#1 Aluminum Card Case, $4.90
If you are a big Muji fan, you will know about their timeless iconic aluminum card case. We found a replica at Miniso that costs half the price of Muji’s. We could hardly tell the difference between both products.
#2 Tempered Glass Screen Protector, $3.90
Miniso would be able to give you a much lower price when it comes to tempered glass screen protector as it sells it for $3.90, compared to many other stores that usually sells it for $10 to $15.
The only downside here is that you would need to apply the screen protector yourself, not something that everyone is comfortable with. In addition, their screen protectors are only available for iPhones and Samsung Galaxy models.
#3 Toilet Cleaner, $4.90
If you are on the lookout for a new toilet-cleaning agent, this 8-piece pack costs only $4.90, compared to more popular brands such as the Mr Muscle’s Bloo cleaner (6-piece pack, $6.55 at NTUC).
#4 3-in-1 Mobile Phone Lens, $4.90
For those who are looking for a smart gift to a friend, this 3-in-1 mobile phone lens can be a handy accessory to have. Miniso sells it for just $4.90, a much cheaper price compared to many other random cube concept sellers.
#5 Screwdriver set, $4.90
Looking for a housewarming gift? This handy screwdriver set comes with a main handle bar and 37 bits that can get every homeowner well equipped to fix any screws and nuts at home.
The best part about giving this as a gift is that it costs just $4.90.
#6 Owl 24 Colour Mud, $4.90
Parents can ‘safely’ bring their kids to Miniso without burning a hole in their pocket. The colourful muds work like the kinetic sand, it can be moulded and is non-sticky on most surfaces.
#7 Play Dough Set, $3
With a price of just $3, parents can get this mini play dough set at Miniso. It comes with two designs, the flower play set and pizza set. The miniature dough set might come in handy for parents who are introducing play doughs to their kids for the very first time.
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While the featured items above may give the impression that Miniso is able to offer attractive prices, it’s important to remember that not all the comparison are like-for-like. For the most part, most of the comparisons above are based on products offered by two different brands.
That said, if price is your key criteria for buying some of these household items, accessories and gifts, Miniso would be a good place to check out to see if you can get something that you like at a reasonable price.