Mother’s Day is coming up, in the US the day of mother celebration will begin on May 14th in the US and March 26th here in the UK, so you best get looking for some fantastic gifts for your mum, especially if you live in the UK.
This might be quite the task and choosing the perfect gift to celebrate your mother can cause all kinds of problems, but if you mum is a TechNut™ then we might have some great suggestions for you.
Check out our list of the best tech gifts for your mum this Mother’s Day.
The Amazon Echo is a device that allows you link all of your smart home devices together and control them with your voice while providing you with various personal assistant commands from your home, great for everything for creating to-do lists to getting recipies.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £150
If you mother loves reading books then it’s likely that she might enjoy Amazon’s Kindle Paperwhite eReader, which is a great portable device that features some fantastic specs for reading books inlcuding an anti-glare PPI display and a built-in adjustable light.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £109
Neato Botvac Connected
Give your mum some cleaning freedom this year with a new robot cleaner, one of the best options for which has to be the Neato Botvac Connected, which is a cleaner that connected to smart home devices like the Echo for easy voice control.
BUY FROM AMAZON – FROM £621
3rd-gen Nest learning thermostat
Make your mum’s heating controls easier with a new smart thermostat, for which their are a range of options, but the first that you might think of has to be Nest, which is a great circular device that makes your heating smart and easy.
BUY FROM AMAZON – FROM £199
Hive Active Heating and Hot Water
If you live in the UK, then another great heating control system for your smartphone has to be the Hive Active Heating and Hote Water smart thermostat, which can control your hot water, and even protect your pipes from frost, with various smart controls.
BUY FROM AMAZON – FROM £179
Honeywell Lyric T6R smart thermostat
If those two smart thermostats didn’t impress you much then the Honeywell Lyric T6R smart thermostat might be more of your speed, it features many of the smart controls as the other two with Apple HomeKit, as well as Geofencing to control your system as people walk into your home, and it’s even wireless or wired.
BUY FROM AMAZON – FROM £187
If you think that your mum might fancy cutting cord and start watching more digital content then she might be interesting in getting something like the Apple TV this Mother’s Day.
BUY FROM APPLE – £139
Kindle Fire TV Stick
The Amazon Fire TV might also be a good option for kitting your mother out with some digital TV this year, it’s cheaper than the Apple TV, and smaller, yet it does the same, if not more thanks to the Android OS (that means Kodi-compatibility).
BUY FROM AMAZON – £35
The Sengled Pulse is an interesting LED lamp that features its own integrated JBL loudspeaker, allowing you to play music from a Bluetooth device right from a light bulb that can be controlled via a free iOS or Android app. You can also link up to 6 of these for multiroom features for parties, or better sound.
BUY FROM AMAZON – (MASTER BULB) £69
BUY FROM AMAZON – (SATELLITE BULB) £49
Much like the Pulse, the Everbright is a light bulb that has more functionality then simply lighting up your room. The Everbright also features an integrated emergency light that will turn on should your power go out, leaving you out of the dark.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £42
Google Home aims to do exactly what the Echo does, but for now it doesn’t have as many features as the Echo right now and it integrates with Google services instead of Amazon ones. You mum also might prefer it because it features a design that is dedicated to matching your home.
The Tile Tracker
We all lose things, even mothers. Tile tracker aims to cut down the stress of losing things by providing an easy way to track anything that is attached to Tile from a smartphone.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £22
Fitbit Flex is a great activity tracker for anyone who is looking to record steps taken, distance travelled and calories burned as well as their sleep patterns over their smartphone.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £79
If you are thinking about picking up a smartphone for your mother than their are two great options, on the iOS side the iPhone 7 is one such option that’s great for bringing your mother into the 21st century.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £660
If your mother prefers Android then the Google Pixel might be a better option, featuring the latest version of Android with some of the best specs available on a smartphone.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £695
The Berlin from Urbanista is a great pair of budget in-ear headphones that user Bluetooth to wirelessly playback music via a pair of sleek and high-wuality headphones.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £35
FLAVR Flower Cases
If you are thinking about picking up a smartphone for a gift then you are going to need some cases, for which FLAVR has your back with a set of flowery designed cases, sure to complement the style of any mother you give them to.
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