Who is Currys

By Currys Virtual Assistant | Updated 1 Mar 2019 | Created 1 Jan 2019

Find out information about Currys online store including products, history, contacts, address, opening hours, tag line, website, brands, reviews, departments and more.



Currys is a British online store of electricals, based in Acton, London. It was founded by Henry Curry in 1884. Currys is owned by Dixons Carphone plc company. The company has 500 stores mainly in the United Kingdom.


Currys sells appliances, TV, audio, computing, gaming, cameras, phones and smart technology.


It stocks a variety of brands such as Acer, AEG, Amazon Fire TV, Apple, Android smart watches, Beats by Dre, Beko, Belkin, Belling, Bissell, Bosch, Bose, Canon, devolo, DJI, Dolce Gusto, Dyson, EE, Epson, Freetime, Fujifilm, Fitbit, Grundig, GoPro, Goji, Google, Garmin, Hive, Hoover, Hotpoint, HP, HTC Vive, Indesit, Intel, JBL, JVC, Karcher, Kaspersky, Kenwood, KitchenAid, Lec, Lenovo, Leisure home, LG, Microsoft, Monster, McAfee, Neff, Nespresso, Nest, Netgear, New World, Nextbase, Nokia, Nikon, Norton, Now TV, Nutri Bullet, Panasonic, Parrot, Philips, Polar, Power Air Fryer, PowerVision, Pressure King Pro, Rangemaster, Russel Hobbs, Samsung, Sandstrom, Seagate, Sennheiser, Shark, Siemens, Sonos, Sony, Stoves, SwannOne, Tado, TomTom, Toshiba, TP Link, Turbo Scrub, Ultimate Ears, Vax, Veggie Bullet, Windows, Xbox, Yuneec and Zanussi.


Currys specialises in laundry, ironing, sewing machines, refrigeration, cooking, dishwashers, microwaves, coffee machines, small kitchen appliances, cookware, bakeware, floorcare, health, beauty, garden tools, fans, heating, air treatment, home accessories, televisions, tv accessories, digital tv, smart tv, dvd, blu-ray, home cinema, projectors, audio, audio accessories, home cinema systems, headphones, ipod, mp3, cd players, radios, turntables, dictaphones, laptops, ipad, tablets, ereaders, microsoft surface, desktop pcs, projectors, pc monitors, printers, scanners, ink, computer accessories, networking, data storage, computer components, computer upgrades, software, office supplies, laptop bags, laptop cases, console gaming, pc gaming, virtual reality, cameras, interchangeable lens cameras, digital compact cameras, photography accessories, camcorders, drones, optics, mobile phones, mobile phone accessories, home phones, mobile broadband, sat nav and smart tech.


In 1884, the company was founded in Leicester in 1884 by Henry Curry as H. Curry and Sons manufacturing bicycles and related items.

In 1888, the first shop was opened in Leicester, Leicestershire, England. Currys Limited was registered as a private company, in 1922. In 1927 it acquired the Campion Cycle Company Limited.

Currys was renamed to Currys Limited in 1930. Currys acquired Ideal Rental Services Limited, a handler for renting of wirelesses in 1937. In 1948, Currys acquired Triumph Holdings Limited.

In 1957 Currys acquired T Bridger and Son Limited a retailer of domestic electrical appliances, television and radio. Currys acquired R W Proffitt Limited a retailer of domestic electrical appliances, television, radio and audio equipment in 1976. In 1979 the company acquired W.R. Stott (Shopfitters) Limited.

Currys was re-registered under the Companies Act 1980 as a public company and renamed Currys Group plc in 1981.

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Currys's customer service telephone number is 0344 561 1234.


Currys full address is Currys, PO Box 1687, Sheffield, S2 5YA.

Opening Hours

The online store opening hours are Monday: 8am – 8pm, Tuesday: 8am – 8pm, Wednesday: 8am – 8pm, Thursday: 8am – 8pm, Friday: 8am – 8pm, Saturday: 8am – 6pm and Sunday: 9am – 6pm.


Currys has an overall rating of 4.5 out 5 stars - Review: "Good".

Source Rating Review
Users Rating 3.3 out of 5 stars Average
Products Rating 5 out of 5 stars Very Good
Services Rating 4 out of 5 stars Good
Payments Rating 5 out of 5 stars Very Good
Deliveries Rating 5 out of 5 stars Very Good
Returns Rating 4 out of 5 stars Good
Price Match Rating 5 out of 5 stars Very Good
Security Rating 5 out of 5 stars Very Good
Overall Rating 4.5 out of 5 stars Good

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Tag Line

Tag Line is You won’t get it cheaper. Our Price Promise..


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Dixons Carphone plc company owns Currys online store. The company is registered in England and Wales with company number 07105905 (view Companies House details here🗗).

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