Gadget Savvy: What Women Want
by Staff
What do women want in gadgets and consumer electronics? Here's a hint: It has little to do with sparkly pink electronic toenail-painters and Swarovski crystal-encrusted netbooks. Test your knowledge of what women really want from electronics with this quiz.

In 2010, the average man spent $968 on consumer electronics. How much did the average woman spend?

  • $431
  • $631
  • $831

Women collectively influence about how much in consumer electronics spending?

  • $9 million
  • $90 million
  • $90 billion

Which of the following is the favorite gadget brand of women?

  • Microsoft
  • Apple
  • Sony

True or false: Female-targetted keyboards are designed for longer fingernails.

  • true
  • false

Women comprised what percentage of the Apple iPad early adopters?

  • 15 percent
  • 25 percent
  • 40 percent

Women dominate the market for which of the following gadgets?

  • GPS systems
  • e-readers
  • Android smartphones

Clocky, a small gadget that runs and hides from its owner, can help women what?

  • Exercise
  • Sober up
  • Get out of bed

Which celebrity claims to carry around a portable photo printer in her purse?

  • Lady Gaga
  • Madonna
  • Kim Kardashian

Women prefer which of the following smartphones?

  • iPhone
  • Android
  • BlackBerry

Which of the following smartphone apps was more popular among men than women?

  • Facebook
  • Google+
  • Twitter