By Ashwin Sreekumar Nair
When it comes to what a woman wants in a laptop, some companies such as Dell with their Della line have taken things a bit too far with their marketing gimmick, which includes features such as horoscopes, weight loss tips, and vintage shopping tips.
But is this what women actually want? Has Dell made a mistake in generalizing the requirements of women? The answer to the latter question is a resounding yes.Women of today multi-task; and not only do they manage things on the home front, they do so on the career front as well. So when it comes to what women are looking for in laptops, most women prefer features such as portability, colour, design, variety of software, and cost.
Many computer developers, such as Hewlett Packard, Fujitsu, Sony, and Dell have developed a special range of computers targeting women. The following are a list of top 5 laptops for women.
HP Mini 1000 Vivienne Tam Edition
This is the HP Mini One Thousand Vivienne Tam Edition, a feminine version of the HP Mini 1000 Ultraportable Laptop. Among the popular models, this model from HP Laptops has a 10 inch display, Bluetooth, and other neat features. Some of its product specifications include a 1.60 GHz Intel Processor and 1GB Memory. It operates on Windows XP Home. The design is red floral motif, and is priced around 33,900 INR.
These HP laptops are designed for professional women on the go who want to make a statement about power. This is a rollable computer, featuring OLED technology for display with touch sensors. For storage, you can simply roll the laptop into its case as no bag is required! The monitor and keyboard are made from pure glass, and are deep blue in colour. This laptop is ideal for women who do not enjoy carrying big and bulky laptop bags.
Fujitsu’s Floral Kiss
The Japanese company Fujitsu has come up with a line of laptops for women termed Floral Kiss. These laptops have an elegant look added with a gold trim. The laptop is light, elegant, and attractive, and also contains women centric apps like a scrapbook and personalised diary. It runs on the Windows 8 OS, has a 500 GB hard drive and a core i5 processor. It has a strong system performance and is available in rich colours.
The Sony Vaio VPC-Z1390X is perfect for women who have to travel a lot. This laptop is light and aids in mobility. It is a multimedia notebook with a 2.53 GHz Core i5 feature-460M processor, twin solid state drives of 256GB, high resolution, and a backlit keyboard. All of this put into a tiny, light, and portable laptop making it a powerful device. Despite being a tiny device, it process data and performs like a system three times its size. So if you have to travel for business or personal reasons, this lightweight laptop won’t make you feel tied down to your baggage and will also give you good system performance.
Dell XPS 15
This is a powerful laptop with subwoofers which feature superior sound quality, and these are sure to help you with video conferences and Skype calls. It contains a 2mp HD camera, 4 GB RAM, and a 500 GB hard drive. It runs the Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium OS has an Intel core i5 2.4 GHz. This is the first Skype certified laptop thanks to the high quality high-fidelity JBL speakers with Waves MaxxAudio and the high definition web-cam. You can even watch 3D videos with integrated NVIDIA® 3DTV Play software. This laptop can be used to keep in touch with your family while you are away on business or personal trips.
These are laptops designed for women that contain bold colours, and advanced features and options with elegant design features. They are designed for all types of women, be it moms, corporate women, or even fitness buffs. All of these specialty laptops can be purchased directly from the websites of these companies.