Last year more than 84% of US adults spent $25 billion in gifts in honor of the most important woman in their lives. As mother’s day approaches again, it’s time to top last year’s gifts. As you already know, poems, sappy cards, and bright flowers are a must. But, what about going above and beyond the standard gifts and buying something she’ll truly love and use? Ok we have to admit, moms do love jewelry and massages BUT according to the National Retail federation, 15% of mother’s day shoppers bought mom electronics last year.
So how about a pair of high tech, high quality set of wireless earbuds, or a really cool bluetooth speaker? Or how about a new laptop, or the latest edition of polaroid cameras? From computers, to speakers, smartphones to wearable watches, here are The Store’s top picks for Mother’s Day 2020.
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The new Apple AirPods are here, just in time to give your mom a much-needed audio upgrade so she can chat comfortably while walking, shopping, cooking or couch surfing. The AirPods 2 are faster, smarterl longer-lasting than the originals, and super easy to use. Now Mom can call up Siri with the sound of her voice, pair the pods with her other iProducts even faster than before, and enjoy longer talk times. Plus, Apple AirPods wirelessly charge inside their case! Ah technicology. This one is a no brainer.
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Give your mom the gift of Google Home Mini Smart Speaker, the perfectly compact, smart, entertaining and budget friendly gift. Give mom the gift of convenient help with Google Home Mini powered by the Google Assistant--from anywhere in the house. This hands-free product is surprisingly loud and can detect mom’s voice from across the room. Mom can ask it questions, and quickly get answers about the weather, the news, her schedule, appointments and more. Presenting your mom’s own personal Google. With Google Assistant, she can also play music, control smart home gadgets, make phone calls, and listen to podcasts, among a variety of other tasks. All without touching as single button.
Savings: 19% Off
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Are you working with a slightly higher budget? Then Lenovo Smart Display, may be the perfectly compact, smart, entertaining alternative to the Google Home Mini Speaker. This hands-free personal assistant is also powered by the Google Assistant. Mom can ask it questions, and quickly find information about the weather, news, her schedule and more. It's your mom’s own personal where she can play music, control smart home gadgets, make phone calls, and listen to podcasts, among a variety of other tasks. PLUS with Lenovo’s Smart Display, mom can stream a YouTube video, place a video call, or bring up a recipe. She’ll enjoy a brilliant HD touchscreen, crisp audio, and clean modern design.
Savings: $55 Off
Is your mom active? Does she like to swim, run or walk? Is she a light sleeper and curious about her nightly patterns? Then the Fitbit Versa Smartwatch is exactly what she needs. Fitbit’s Versa Smartwatch in rose gold and periwinkle is not only super stylish, it’s a touch screen, water resistant (up to 164 feet!), and compatible with Android, Apple iOS, and Windows operating systems. Thanks to the body metrics measurement capabilities, Fitbit Versa can track mom’s nightly snooze and even help to diagnose potential sleep issues. This dynamo also tracks calories burned, distance traveled, heart rate, laps swam, stairs climbed, and steps taken.
Savings: $111 Off
Sometimes the sweetest gift you can give a loved one, especially your mom, is the gift of silence. Enter the Bose QuietNoise Acoustic Cancelling Headphones. The lightweight, over-the-ear, super soft design delivers both significant noise reduction for travel, work, and home AND lasting durability. Mom can listen to deep, powerful sound from the music she loves. She can also control music and calls from her Samsung or Android devices with the inline remote. This high-powered ReStored device comes with a carrying case, and guaranteed 1 year warranty.
Savings: 28% Off
If your mom owns any kind of smartphone (and who doesn’t?), consider the bluetooth JLab Audio JBuds Air Executive Wireless Earbuds compatible with all operating systems. These budget-friendly small buds are stylish and durable, which protects against sweat and light splashes so mom can listen to music all day. Three EQ settings let her customize sound easily, and soft Cloud Foam eartips keeps her ears comfortable while listening. Plus dual mics offer clear phone calls with crisp sounds. Powerful batteries and the included charging case let these JLab JBuds Air Executive true wireless earbuds deliver up to 30 total hours of massive sound. Mom will love it!
Savings: $83 Off
Loving provider, world-class cook, chauffeur and business-woman –– mom is a multi-tasking mastermind and YOU should take notes. But I digress. Anyway, consider giving mom a gift that can juggle as many tasks as she does with the Apple Watch Series 4. The convenient device tracks workouts and features an optical heart rate sensor that not only monitors heart rate AND saves the information so she can share with her doctor. The Watch also allows Mom to ask Siri any question she has simply by raising her wrist and talking. The device stays connected to the outside world via Wi-Fi or a wireless Bluetooth connection to your iPhone. The Series 4 is the perfect gift for a connected, health-conscious mom.
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Smartphones and wearables are great (see above), but mom may also want a bigger screen to watch movies, read books, or even take notes or sketch. The Apple iPad Mini 2 boasts a fast, A7 chip with M7 motion coprocessor has a 7.9’ retina display and up to 10 hours of battery life! In addition, Mom will get a bright, colorful screen and advanced FaceTime HD camera. Plus she’ll have access to over 475,000 apps, including iPhoto, iMovie, GarageBand, Pages, Numbers and all Keynote apps.
Savings: $57 Off
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Ok mom may not NEED an instant polaroid camera given all the smart technology we’ve been touting, but how cool is The Polaroid one step+ is a Analog instant camera!? This handy device connects to iOS and Android smartphones, opening up a world of creative photography than the old-school polaroids couldn’t offer. Mom can use the integrated Polaroid Originals app to explore fun techniques like double exposures and light painting, while taking creative control with manual mode, or using additional portrait lens to take the perfect close ups. And unlike smartphones whose batteries can die in a day, this bluetooth-enabled device has a 60-day battery life! Unheard of.