Mother’s Day Gift Guide: 10 Tech Gifts for Mums
As many of you know, Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and that means its time to find an awesome tech gift for your mum. If your mother is a gadget loving techie, or just benefits immensely from technology, then we have the list for you! Below are 10 must have Mother’s Day gifts, 2016 edition!
The Clean Mum – Roomba – $693 / £529
Our mums always seem to be the ones cleaning up, but that doesn’t mean they enjoy it. Why not make their lives easier with their very own Roomba? This little robot vacuums around the house, and all it needs is an occasional charge and cleaning. It doesn’t get much easier than that.
The Reader Mum – Kindle Paperwhite – $119.99 / £89.99
If your mother is a lover of words and doesn’t have an e-reader, you seriously need to correct that. The new Kindle Paperwhite boasts 300ppi display screen making your reading experience better than before. It has a bright display with dark blacks and bright whites, and there is no glare in sunlight. It’s the perfect thing to introduce your mother to the world of digital books.
The Health Conscious Mum – Jawbone UP2 Sleep + Fitness Tracker – $99 / £89
If your mum enjoys knowing how well she’s sleeping, burning calories and maintaining her fitness levels, then the Jawbone UP2 is the perfect gift for her. This gorgeous fitness tracker in Oat Spectrum Rope looks very much like jewellery and comes with a stellar app + coach.
The Stylish Mum – Apple Watch – $386 / £301
If your mum loves to try on new accessories and is also an Apple fan, then she’ll love the Apple Watch in Rose Colour. Equipped with a Heart Rate Monitor, accelerometer, gyroscope, light sensor, speaker and microphone, this watch is both beautiful and highly extensible with a slew of apps. Read our full review.
The Chef Mum – Pepper Grinder – $39.99 / £34.56
If your mum wants to bring her kitchen into the future, start her off with this stylish and simple to use pepper grinder. The best thing about it? No more actual grinding. Your mum simply pushes the button on top and the grinder automatically does it. She can also choose between fine and coarse grains, and it even comes with a flashlight.
The Neat Freak Mum – Trash Can – $81 / £ 109.95
If your mother is all about tidiness, then this is a great gift for her. This “smart trash can” has a sensor in it that opens the lid anytime a user comes near. It also has a tight seal that holds in all of those nasty odors. It’s a snazzy gift, and it doesn’t cost too much either.
The Worrisome Mum – Weather Station – $109 / £29.95
My mum not only wants to control the temperature, but she would control the weather if she could. If your mum is the same, then give her the next best thing. This high-tech weather station not only has temperature and humidity settings, but it will also give rain and sever weather alerts. It’s perfect for any mum who worries about the weather.
The Germaphobic Mom – Soap Pump $34.99 / £ 27.99
If your mum is super cautious about getting her hands dirty, or in any other way sharing germs, then this touchless soap pump is just for her. The dispenser has a sensor in it that releases soap when a hand is placed beneath it. It’s quick, easy, and best of all your mother doesn’t have to touch it.
The Princess Mum – Smart Mirror – $129.99
Our mums like to feel beautiful, so why not get them something to help them out? Make your mom feel like a futuristic princess with this LED smart mirror. The LED lights perfectly simulate sunlight and even has color correct effects. Plus the mirror only turns on when a face approaches. It’s the perfect gift to let your mom admire herself.
The Party Mum – Dancing Fountain Speakers –£17.49
In the near opposite direction, if your mom just loves a good time then set her up with these crazy awesome light show speakers. USB-connected, these bad boys give a show in sync with your music. Perfect for a little Mother’s Day party, and any mom who wants to rock out.
That’s our list of the best techie mother’s day gifts. What do you think? Anything we missed? What did you get your mother? Let us know in the comments!