Optimize your laptop’s features with essential accessoriesby Abhishek P August 28, 2014 0 comments
A laptop is no longer only for the world of business; it has made its way into people’s homes and found its place in hearts of young teenagers. It is never easy deciding which laptop to pick, especially considering the number of brands to choose from and the right configuration to select according to your needs. It surely takes a lot of research but can you really stop at just purchasing a laptop? It is almost certain that you will need laptop accessories as well.
The best part about owning a portable computer is the fact that you can access information on the go. Take it along during your vacation or finish last minute assignments at a local coffee shop or in the train. However, if you are going to take an expensive gadget places, you have to ensure you get a good laptop case or bag to protect it from rain or sudden movements. While purchasing a laptop bag, make sure you get one in which you can fit all the other laptop accessories.
1. USB MOUSE
If you never owned a laptop before you might want to consider getting a USB mouse. Most first time users find navigating on a laptop quiet difficult without a mouse. A USB mouse can come in very handy in some situations and it can become almost essential for some professionals using their laptop for certain task like 2D or 3D modelling. When purchasing a mouse don’t forget to get a mouse pad along as well.
Without a doubt any laptop user needs a good set of headphones and you might want to consider getting one which comes along with a mike. Whether you use it to cut yourself out from the outside world and drown in music of your choice or simply use it to connect to friends and family on Skype and other social networking sites, you must admit a laptop would feel incomplete without headphones.
3. USB SPEAKERS
You are definitely not going to be using your laptop for work alone. You could enjoy a good movie on it during a lazy Sunday afternoon or play some loud music during a party. Although you may have bought a laptop with good sound quality, it will have some limitations but you can easily overcome volume issues with USB speakers. They come in all sizes and even the smallest of speakers can provide a blast of sound sufficient to be heard across a party hall.
4. USB LIGHT
USB light is not very well known but it can be of great use and is highly recommended. It comes in handy when you are working late at night and would not want to disturb family members who are sleeping by keeping the room light on. The USB light works like a mini lamp which provides just enough light to brighten up your work space without affecting those around you.
5. OTHER ESSENTIAL THINGS
While these are some of the essential accessories, you may also find a 4 in 1 HUB, RJ45 cable, stretchable USB 3 in 1 connector, keyboard skin, micro fibre cloth and card reader quiet useful. Pick the accessories according to your requirement and usage and make the most of your laptop.