You don’t have to spend tons of money to get mom a tech gift she’ll truly appreciate. If you’re shopping on a tight budget, you can find a wide range of affordable tech gifts for mom. Stick with a classic option, such as an espresso maker, or treat her to a new GPS running watch with several smart features. You’ll find a variety of gift options for every type, whether she prefers to spend her free time camping, exercising outdoors, or entertaining family and friends.
Don’t worry if this list doesn’t have that perfect present for mom, as you can visit the Amazon’s mother’s day gift guide for a wider selection of presents for her. Looking for more Mother’s Day gift ideas? Check out the Top 10 Best Fitness Gifts for Active Moms and Top 10 Best Cool Kitchen Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day 2017.
1. Plantronics BackBeat Fit Bluetooth Headphones
These fitness-oriented earbuds are ideal for indoor and outdoor workouts. Highlights include up to eight hours of wireless listening time per charge along with a flexible design that keeps the earbuds securely in place during various forms of exercise. A safety-conscious earbud design makes it possible to hear music as well as surroundings. These headphones are waterproof and come in a variety of colors.
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2. Epson Perfection V19 Color Photo and Document Scanner
If your mom’s into scanning and sharing photos, consider this scanner. Aside from its budget-friendly price tag, the scanner stands out for its ability to scan to Facebook and various cloud services. Its quick spanning speeds allow letter-sized documents to scan in 10 seconds or less. Other features include user-friendly buttons for tasks such as creating PDFs and scanning to email and compatibility with Windows and Mac operating systems.
Price: $61.59 (12 percent off MSRP)
3. Garmin Forerunner 230
Active moms seeking a smaller GPS running watch that won’t look bulky on smaller wrists and offers a variety of smart features will appreciate the Forerunner 230. Aside from distance and pace, this Garmin watch also monitors calories, sleep, and daily steps. It also includes music controls, live tracking, and smart notifications. The built-in accelerometer keeps track of pace and distance covered outdoors and on the treadmill.
If this gift isn’t quite her style, visit the Mother’s Day gift shop for more options.
Price: $174.95 (30 percent off MSRP)
4. H2OPal Smart Bottle Hydration Tracker
Staying adequately hydrated throughout the day can be challenging, especially during the summer months. This water bottle has a hydration tracker along with iOS and Apple Watch apps to help automatically track water intake through the bottle. Smart notifications acts as reminders to stay hydrated. This water bottle also measures progress over time and provides personalized daily hydration goals for added convenience.
Looking for something else? You can find more gifts like this by visiting the Mother’s Day gift shop on Amazon.
Price: $78.98 (20 percent off MSRP)
5. Amazon Gift Card Dash Button
The Amazon Gift Card Dash Button is specifically designed to order gift cards, but there are plenty of other options available. At such an affordable price, you can give mom a few dash buttons so that she can quickly reorder her favorite products. All she needs to do to place an order is press the dash button, then choose the desired amount and quantity before checking out. Order protection is in place to ensure each request only goes through once.
Visit the Amazon Dash Button page for a wider selection.
6. Sun King Pico Portable Solar Lantern
This portable solar lantern is a budget-friendly and eco-conscious gift for any mom. There are several distinct light modes to consider, including low, normal, and turbo, depending on the amount and intensity of lighting requires. The lamp generally gets around 70 hours of solar light per charge. It also weighs just 150 grams, making it easily portable for camping, traveling, and other activities on the go.
7. Clarisonic Mia FIT
The Clarisonic Mia FIT is a more compact version of the Clarisonic Mia 1 and Clarisonic Mia 2 facial cleaning systems. Despite its smaller size, however, this Clarisonic cleanser offers many of the same benefits. For example, it has two settings, one for delicate and one for power cleansing, and is also waterproof. The brush is compact enough to fit into a purse or bag and is ideal for taking to the gym, traveling, and more. The brush is available in three colors.
Not her style? Visit the Mother’s Day gift shop for a wider gift selection.
Price: $197.10 (10 percent off MSRP)
8. Instant Pot 7 In 1 Multi-Use Programmable Pressure Cooker
Kitchen appliances tend to require a lot of countertop and storage space. Whether your mom is an avid cook or just cooks on occasion, treat her to this multi-use Instant Pot pressure cooker. A 6 quart capacity means plenty of space to cook enough food for families and larger groups. There are several smart programs to consider, including settings for yogurt, soup, rice, pressure cooking, and more.
Think she would prefer something else? Browse the Mother’s Day home gift guide for a wider selection.
9. Orbit 57946 B-hyve Smart Indoor/Outdoor 6-Station WiFi Sprinkler System Controller
Keeping track of an outdoor sprinkler system can be tricky. This WiFi sprinkler system controller is designed for use with Android and iOS devices and features weather-based technology with automatic adjustments to help conserve water. A swing panel provides easy access to the main controls. If your mom has an Amazon Alexa device, she can use voice control commands for added convenience.
If you think she would prefer something else, visit the Mother’s Day gift shop for a wider selection.
10. Nespresso VertuoPlus Deluxe Coffee and Espresso Maker
The Nespresso VertuoPlus Deluxe Coffee and Espresso Maker makes a 1.35 ounce espresso and an 8 ounce coffee. All she needs to do is insert a large capsule for a regular cup of coffee or a smaller capsule to make espresso. This coffee maker also produces crema for a delicious and authentic beverage. The machine automatically adjusts brewing parameters to ensure a flavorful end result.
Price: $153.28 (30 percent off MSRP)