Mother’s Day Tech Gift Ideas for the Digitally-Savvy Mom
Mother's Day is right around the corner and here are a few tech gift ideas for your mom or grandma this year.
Mother's Day is right around the corner and here are a few tech gift ideas for your mom or grandma this year.
Mother's Day is right around the corner. A bouquet of flowers or a box of candy makes for a nice gesture, but for the tech-inclined mamas out there, we have options that go beyond those pink carnations and chocolate covered cherries. We want devices that can make our lives easier and more connected with work, family and friends. Here are a few ideas we have come up with to help Moms live a more connected lifestyle this year.
Michael Kors Gen 6 Camille Pavé Silver-Tone Smartwatch
Every Mom should have a smartwatch, especially ones that are digitally savvy. So, why not get Mom this year a smartwatch with style? Maybe a smartwatch she can wear to the gym and out to a fancy dinner. And we have one for your Mom by Michael Kors. Yes, Michael Kors makes smartwatches for men and women, which are pretty good. They are powered by Wear OS by Google and can track your heart rate, has payment capabilities and a speaker for your Mom to use for answering calls via a Bluetooth connection to her smartphone.
This year, we recommend Michael Kors Gen 6 Camille Pavé Silver-Tone Smartwatch, a high-end smartwatch. It features a 44mm stainless steel case with a pavé diamond bezel, a 1.28-inch AMOLED display, and various health and fitness tracking features. The new Wear OS 3 platform powers the watch and is compatible with Android and iOS devices.
This new designer smartwatch features Heart rate monitoring, sleep tracking, GPS, Activity tracking, Music control, Notifications, and Google Pay. It also comes with an Amazon Alexa voice assistant built-in.
Michael Kors' Gen 6 Camille Pavé Silver-Tone Smartwatch is a great gift idea for the Mom looking for a stylish and functional smartwatch. It costs $450 for the Silver-tone version, but you can also get it in Gold or Rose Gold Tone for only $425. The smartwatches are available from Michael Kors, Amazon, and select retailers.
Meater Block comes with four smart meat thermometers to help you cook your food perfect everytime.
Here is a gift idea for moms who like to cook or BBQ, a smart meat thermometer. For those who don't know what a smart meat thermometer is, it's a cooking device that uses Bluetooth or Wi-Fi to transmit food temperature to a smartphone or other device. This allows you to monitor the temperature of your food from anywhere in your home without constantly checking on it in the oven or on the grill.
Smart meat thermometers typically have a long probe that you insert into the food and a receiver that you place near the oven or grill. The receiver then sends the temperature data to your smartphone or other device. Some smart meat thermometers also have features like alarms that will notify you when your food has reached a specific temperature or timers that will help you cook your food perfectly every time.
We have tested many of these devices, and you can read all about the best smart thermometers here. And we would recommend any of the ones below:
Chillax Giraffe Cam Pro is a smart baby monitor
How about a comprehensive and affordable smart baby monitor for the "mother-to-be" or a new Mom this year? If so, we have one for you to consider that offers a variety of features to help you keep an eye on your baby. It's Chillax Giraffe Pro smart baby monitor.
The Chillax Giraffe Cam Pro is a smart baby monitor that offers a variety of features, including 1080p HD video, Two-way talk, Night vision, Temperature and humidity monitoring, Sound and motion detection, Lullabies, and white noise. You also can get Cloud storage and a free app for iOS and Android.
We are currently testing the Chillax Giraffe Cam Pro and can tell you it is an excellent option for parents who want to watch their baby from anywhere in the house or outside the home. The camera's high-quality video and audio, two-way audio, and night vision make it easy to see and hear your baby, even in low light. The camera's temperature and humidity monitoring, sound and motion detection, lullabies, and white noise can all help your baby sleep soundly.
The Chillax Giraffe Pro costs $169.99 and is available on the company website and Amazon for only $159.
How about a digital picture frame for Mom or Grandmom this year? They are a great way to keep your memories close and share them with those you love. And since they are easy to set up and use, even your Grandmother or non-tech-savvy Mom can operate them.
Who makes a reasonable digital picture frame? We would recommend Aura Frames. They have a line of digital picture frames that allow you to display your photos wirelessly from your phone or computer. They have a sleek, modern design and come in various sizes to fit any décor. We have tested Aura Frames and found them to be easy to set up and use, and they offer a variety of features to help you personalize your display. You can create custom slideshows, add music to your photos, and even set up automatic photo sharing with friends and family. Aura Frames are a great way to keep your memories close and share them with those you love.
How much do they cost? The digital picture frames usually start at $179 and go up from there. For Mother's Day, Aura is offering up to $30 off their digital frames on their website. You can get Carver Mat for only $149. And if you buy two frames, you can save $15. Just make sure you use code BUNDLE to unlock your offer.
Of course, we must recommend a smart speaker for Mom, and this year we have the new Sonos Era 100. We recently tested this smart speaker with Alexa and were very impressed with its performance. The new Sonos Era 100 is one of the best-sounding smart speakers we have ever tested from Sonos. The sound quality was excellent, and the setup was straightforward. It's "a plug-and-play" smart speaker, and you can easily integrate it into your smart home, especially if using Alexa as your controller.
The Sonos Ear 100 Smart Speaker costs $249 and is available in Black or White. The speaker is being sold on the company website and Amazon, Best Buy, Crutchfield, and other consumer electronics specialty outlets and sites.
You can learn more about Sonos Era 100 by reading our full review.
How about a gift that can provide Mom with a convenient, flexible, and healthy way to cook your favorite fried foods?
Then a smart air fryer is a great gift option for Mother's Day, and we recently tested one that would be great to give your Mom or even Grandma.
The Proscenic T22 Smart Air Fryer is a good smart air fryer that can be connected to your home Wi-Fi network. Using your smartphone or tablet, you can use their free app to set the cooking time and temperature and even preheat the air fryer before you get home. The app also offers built-in recipes that you can follow.
How does it work? It cooks your food using hot air, which means they use less oil than traditional frying methods. As a result, it is a healthier way to cook your favorite fried foods.
The Proscenic T22 Smart Aif Fryer has an MSRP of $129.99 and is available at Walmart for only $59.
For health-conscious moms, why not consider a smart device that is non-invasive, accurate, and provides a portable way to measure their metabolism for Mother's Day? It can be helpful for weight loss, fitness, and overall health. If so, we have the perfect gift, Lumen Hand-Held Portable Metabolism Reader.
Lumen is a handheld device that measures your metabolism. It does this by analyzing the carbon dioxide-to-oxygen ratio in your breath. This ratio changes depending on whether your body burns carbohydrates or fat for energy. You can use Lumen at home or on the go. It is also portable and easy to use.
Lumen will give your Mom a new approach to losing weight and eating right. The Lumen device is available on the company website and comes with a travel case, charging stand, power adapter, instructions, and a 30-day money-back guarantee. And you will have to pay for a track that guides you on losing weight and living a healthy lifestyle. The tracks start at $249 for three months.
Sensibo Air Pro
How about a smart air conditioner controller for Mom or Grandma to help them control the air conditioner, monitor indoor air quality, and save energy this year? If so, we would recommend Sensibo Air Pro.
What is Sensibo Air Pro? It is a smart air conditioner controller with a built-in air quality sensor. It lets you control your air conditioner from anywhere, monitor indoor air quality, and save energy. It will allow you to control your air conditioner from anywhere: You can use the Sensibo app to control it from anywhere, even if you're not home. This means you can turn on the air conditioner before you get home or turn it off when you leave.
Sensibo also can monitor your indoor air quality using a built-in air quality sensor that monitors carbon dioxide levels, total volatile organic compounds (TVOCs), and humidity in your home. This information is displayed in the Sensibo app, showing how your air quality changes over time.
But one of the best features is it can help moms save money on their energy bills. Its features can help Mom save energy, including geofencing, scheduling, and smart temperature control. And you can use Siri, Alexa, or Google Assistant to help change the temperature.
The Sensibo Air Pro has an MSRP of $215 but is on sale for Mother's Day for only $139 on the company website or Amazon for $149.
Skullcandy x Burton Crusher Evo Sensory Bass Headphones come with a travel bag and big sound.
How about getting Mom a cool-looking pair of headphones this Mother's Day? There is one pair that can help her stand out, and it's by Skullcandy and Burton. Yes, Burton is the leading snowboard and outwear brand that worked with Skullcandy to introduce the Skullcandy x Burton Crusher Evo Sensory Bass Headphones.
These new headphones feature Skullcandy's patented Crusher Bass technology, delivering deep, powerful bass you can feel. They also come with 40 hours of battery life, Bluetooth connectivity, a built-in microphone, adjustable ear cups for a comfortable fit, and are water and sweat resistance. Mom can also easily fold them for easy transport if needed.
The Skullcandy Burton Crusher Evo headphones are an excellent choice for anyone who wants a pair of headphones that deliver powerful bass and excellent sound quality. They are perfect for listening to music, watching movies, or playing games. They are also a good choice for active people, as they are water and sweat resistant.
How much do they cost? Skullcandy x Burton Crusher Evo Sensory Bass Headphones have an MSRP of $209.99 and are available on the company website. And if, for some reason, you want to get mom just a good pair of headphones with good sound and a tone-down color, you can always visit Skullcandy's Amazon store and buy a Skullcandy Crusher Evo Headset.
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