With Mother’s Day around the corner, we thought we’d help you pick some of the best tech gifts for your mom! Yes, its the thought that counts but some nice and fancy will also help. So if your mom is Tech-savvy (or not) these gifts are certainly going to make her feel special on a very special day.
This signature collection would be a perfect gift for your mom for two reasons: Firstly, it’s a limited, special edition watch and secondly, it’s beautiful beyond words! The watch is embellished with diamond hour markers, sapphire crystal glass and Swiss made mechanical movements. This watch is available in two versions - Stainless steel and gold plated and it supports water resistance up to 50 metres.
Gift this to your mom once and she will lever lose any of her belongings on her trips. Panasonic Seekit is a Bluetooth-compatible tracking device that doesn’t take much space. It’s sleek and compact for your mom to carry it in her purse. It connects with your phone over Bluetooth and thanks to its separation Indicator, it alerts users whenever there’s a disconnect between two devices. What’s more, it also helps users locate their smartphone.
If your mom likes music, well, you can hardly ever go wrong with music right? Saregama recently announced its new pocket-sized portable music speaker called Saregama Carvaan Go. It comes loaded with 3,000 classic Bollywood songs that your mom would love! These songs are further categorised by Artistes, Specials and pre-curated Playlists. It also supports further storage expansion up to 32 GB to let you sideload your songs onto it.
Clocky is an alarm clock on the wheels that runs around on its own and doesn’t stop until you wake up and manually shut it off. Well, yes, we understand your mom might not need one but who said it’s only for her anyway? By gifting Clocky to your mom or to yourself, you are essentially helping your mom as she will no longer have to wake you up because Clocky will do that job for her isn’t it?
These days, everyone has a smartphone to capture good-quality pictures on the go. But in case your mom wants to preserve some memory of her and cherish it forever without having to worry about her phone’s storage, this Fujifilm’s Instax Mini 9 camera will come in handy. It comes in five colours: Cobalt Blue, Ice Blue, Flamingo Pink, Lime Green and Smoky White.
Who doesn’t want to look good? Your mom deserves to let her hair down (read blow dried). You can buy her this hi-tech Dyson Airwrap Styler, that works on all hair types. Dyson has also come up with a Dyson Supersonic hair dryer Mother’s Day gift edition that includes the Dyson designed Detangling and a Dyson Paddle brush comb brush; and will be available for INR 27,000. The Dyson Airwrap Styler Complete is available for INR 40,900.
Also, it’s about time you surprised your mom with a special luxury gift. Luxury brand Michael Kors has brought back its iconic Runway watch a smartwatch. Now this may be on the higher side in terms of fashion, tech and pricing as it costs upwards of INR 20,000 but chances are also higher that you will be able to make your mom extremely happy. The smartwatch is powered with Wear OS by Google and the Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100 SoC, it includes features like Heart Rate Tracking, Swim proof Technology, GPS Distance Tracking etc. The touchscreen smartwatch is compatible with both iPhone and Android phones.
Now you really want your mom to relax and put her feet up, you can certainly buy one of the many wireless headphones out there like this one from Philips. Although they may seem huge at first but Philips BASS+ wireless headphones are actually pretty sleek and compact. They are available in different colour variants: Black, White, Blue and Red. These good-looking wireless headphones paired with a smartphone over Bluetooth will make sure she gets to unwind whenever she wants.
If you want your mom to stress less, then you should actually get her a device that helps her know that the home is extremely secure. This 360-degree rotating security camera by Xiaomi can keep a check on all things at all times. It features infrared night vision and motion detector sensor. It's cute little design is as such that it can rotate and capture 1080p in 360-degree. There's a 20MP wide dynamic range camera and talkback feature. It supports storage expansion up to 64GB using microSD so that you can store some more videos.
Now if you are looking to make up for all those mother's day that you missed out on getting your mom a gift, then we suggest you go for a big one. Although it costs a fortune, Samsung's Family Hub Refrigerator has so many smart innards that it makes this a very special kitchen appliance. It has all the goodness of a high-end refrigerator and it's totally hi-tech. It has many advance features that allow users to take a quick glance into what you have inside the fridge, takes a photo, share them with other Samsung fridge users and so on! And guess what, it's also compatible with Samsung's smart assistant Bixby.
(With inputs from Nazia Iqbal)