Agnes Lai, 18, PLK Vicwood KT Chong Sixth Form College
Brand/model: Motorola MPx220
How much? Around $2,700
Ringtones: 'Incomplete by the Backstreet Boys.'
Special functions: 'It has an integrated 1.2 megapixel camera with flash which I use to take snapshots for my drama rehearsals. It also offers a multi-media messaging service which I use to send songs, pictures, animations and wallpaper to my friends.'
Personalised features: 'A figure of my favourite sci-fi anime character, Astro Boy, is my phone accessory.'
Brand/model: iPod Shuffle
How much? $780
Top three tunes: 'Anything by Joey Yung Cho-yee, My Beautiful Woman by the Backstreet Boys and Fish Ball Song by radio DJ GC Goo-Bi (Vincci Cheuk Wan-chi).'
Special functions: 'It mixes the song order which means you never know what the next tune is going to be. It's very light and sleek so I can take it everywhere. It's reasonably priced for its huge capacity - it can hold more than 200 songs.'
Brand/model: Sony Vaio PCG- GRT1002
How much? $12,980
Special functions: 'It's portable so I can put it in my schoolbag. I like using it to send MSNs to friends. Sometimes, I'll play online games.'
Wallpaper: 'A calendar and a collage of my friends' images.'
Brand/model: Panasonic FX7
How much? Around $3,000
Special functions: 'An ultra-compact 5-megapixel camera.'
What kind of pictures do you take? 'I like taking evening and sunset snapshots. I have more than 100 figures of Astro Boy at home and I sometimes take photos of them.'
Favourite game? 'Taiko Drum Master 6. When a song is played, circles of different colours scroll across the screen. You have to hit the right section of the drum at the correct time.'
How often do you change your gadgets? 'Usually I'll change my mobile phone once a year, but I'll only replace the other gadgets when they don't work any more.'
What makes you buy a gadget? 'Price is the most important factor. I also like gadgets which are sleek and portable so that I can use them all the time.'
One gadget you can't live without and why? 'My mobile phone. It saves me the hassle of taking out
20 other gadgets!'