Top 10 mobile phones for women in India
We explore the mobile phones market to bring you the top 10 mobile phones for women
At Know Your Mobile we have been quite excited with the slew of women-centric mobile phones which have been lined up for release. From Micromax's much awaited Bling 2, to Nokia's Pink N8, HTC Bliss to name a few, we are seeing a shift in the mobile market segment, which is rolling out phones catering specifically to women. If you are threading the crazy mobile market place and getting confused with what's the best out of the clutter out there, check out our list of Top 10 to explore the best mobile phones for you.
Micromax Bling 2
My heart goes Bling Bling! Well that's what every women would be heard saying after they set their eyes on Micromax's Bling 2. Successor to the popular Bling Q55, Bling 2 with its smooth design and add-on fashion accessories will sweep you lovely ladies of your feet. Packed with Android 2.2 , 7.1 cm multi-touch capacitive touchscreen, 3 mega-pixel camera, Bling's comes with a touch of Swarovski Zirconia on both front and back. The device comes in a trendy carry case and has a special pouch which houses a compact mirror encased in pretty pink lining to make those quick touch ups when out and about. Priced at Rs. 8,999, Bling 2 comes pre-loaded with a range of entertainment and utility tools specifically for women like the what's app through which you can send and receive messages, pictures, audio notes and video messages for free, money control app to keep you from going crazy while shopping and much more. If you are a guy and you always wondered what women want - Micromax Bling 2 is the answer my friend!
Nokia N8 pink
Nokia's flagship N8 has been dipped in pink! Adding a shiny exterior, to cater to the glamorous you, the pink N8 model packs in a 12-megapixels camera, HD video recording, Ovi Maps, Ovi Store for you to enjoy and explore. And Nokia didn't just stop at adding just the pink color, the new pink Nokia N8 also offers a host of pink themed apps like Little Pink Diva Theme, Pink Neon Clock to name a few. What we love the most is their ELLE fashion app, that lets the fashion conscious in you keep abreast with the trends and tips on fashion and beauty. So if somebody was to ask you what surfs and texts and is pink all over? You know what to answer.
Apple iPhone 4
We don't need to explain why Apple, right girls? This cutest little devil has stolen the hearts of many across the world and is now coming to India. A prized possession you will enjoy every slice of the Apple, be it its front-facing 5-megapixels camera, video calling with FaceTime, dual-mic noise suppression, 720p HD video recording, millions of apps, iBooks and one-tap access to everything via home screen and iTunes Store and more. The most awaited Apple device of this year, Apple iPhone 4 also comes equipped with iPhone 4.0 (iOS4), Retina display with 960 by 640 resolution and a gyroscope to the accelerometer for the gaming crazy child in you. Get ready to pick your color, the sexy black or the sultry white, this device is high on style and will be the highlight, wherever you go.
Another great feature-rich phone from the Nokia X series family, Nokia X3-02 is sleek, stylish and most importantly comes in a range of bright colors. Add to that a 5 megapixel camera, 3G, Wifi, touch screen, 2.4 inch touchscreen as well as large alpha numeric keypad for the non-qwerty lovers, Nokia X3-02 indeed has it all. Based on a Symbian operating system, which is easy to use, the device packs in HSPA network (supports 10.2 Mbps), Bluetooth, 3.5 mm headphone jack, and a 16 GB of expandable memory. Priced at Rs 8,450, Nokia X3-02 also comes with in-built music player and FM radio and provides a talk time of 300 minutes and standby time of 430 hours for those long chits chats with your girlfriends.
BlackBerry Torch 9800
BlackBerry Torch 9800 will delight the tech savvy women in you. This stunning smartphone comes with a full Qwerty keypad and a 3.2 inch capacitive touch screen. Based on latest Blackberry OS 6, which brings in better browser, polished interface and improved multimedia features, Torch comes equipped with a 5 mega-pixel camera to snap some great pictures while on travel. Capable of video calling, Torch will keep you in touch with your girlfriends back home and fill you in with all the gossips you miss. The phone is priced at Rs 28,298 and features services like Push mail, Blackberry messenger and more from the Blackberry Apps World.
We love to chat, and a phone designed for social networking and fast communications, isn't that what we want? Targeted towards the younger generation who loves to text, chat and always stay connected, Nokia X2-01 with its user-friendly interface, full QWERTY keyboard coupled with shortcuts to Facebook and Twitter keeps you hooked on to all the gossips.
Priced at Rs 3,999, Nokia X2-01 comes with a 2.4-inch screen to snap pictures of those omg pumps and that oh so cute top. Supporting memory card up to 8G, ensures that you and your gals can capture every moment of fun and adventure anytime and anywhere. Consisting of a slew of cool features and available in hot red, silver, lilac and azure colors it is not without any reason that Nokia prides X2-01 is being the 'brand new hit mobile'.
Samsung S7070 Diva
Displaying diamond-shaped crystal button on the front panel and a pearly-white quilted back cover, this yet another stylish phone from the Samsung household packs in a 3.2-megapixel camera and several women centric features like a 'Wish List' tab to synchronize shopping inventory, 'Etiquette mode', to control volume mode, 'SOS Message' and 'Fake Call' features. Priced at Rs. 7,499 Samsung S7070 designer phone with its elegant look and ergonomic design will add to your style statement.
LG KF350 Ice Cream
With a name that cute we are sold. Add to that the LG manufacturer tag, ladies you can be assured that the phone will pack in loads of style and substance. Priced at around Rs. 6,695, LG KF 350 Ice Cream boasts of a 2.2 inch QVGA large display with sensor of luminous intensity and a 3-megapixels CMOS FF camera with hot key. The phone is uber stylish and will compliment you no matter where you go and what you wear.
The stylish Zen M26 is one of the latest device from the Zen stable. Sporting a candybar form, the white color of the phone contrasts well with the creamy pink color of the keypad and the shortcut key buttons. The numbers further have a grey background, which makes them pop out. Priced at under Rs 3000, Zen M26 boast of 8 shortcut keys, a 2" QVGA display, a 1.3 mega-pixel camera along with a digital zoom and some handy features like a torch, wireless FM radio, speakers and telescopic antenna and tons of more options to explore.
LG KF900 Prada
When Prada 1 phone sashayed into the stores it created nothing short of a buzz with its touchscreen fashionista flavor, stunning design that made the style-conscious phone users sit up and take notice. LG and fashion house Prada launched a successor to their successful LG Prada 1 model, the LG KF900 Prada II. In addition to the stylish looks this time around the device is seen supporting a slide-out QWERTY keyboard. It may add a few extra millimetres to the profile of the device, but it also cranks up the messaging and note taking capabilities of this luxury handset. Equipped with a 5 megapixel camera with Schneider-Kreuznach optics, 3G multimedia capabilities, including video calling with a second front-facing camera, Prada II with its minimalist-chic black casing and chrome edging looks darn classy.