We have made a list of tech products that you can gift to your mother, mother-in-law, or even your wife this Mother’s Day. Some of these gadgets can turn out to be quite useful in their lives while at the same time can be used just for fun.
Have you considered gifting your mom a gadget rather than those cooking guides? Are you wondering what would be the best gadget to gift your mom on Mother’s Day 2018? Do you want your mom to be the first one to adopt the latest streaming device and know all the smartphone hacks, and start loving tech and gadgets?
If that is the case, you are at the right place as we are going to tell you about some of the best tech and gadgets for the first lady love in your life – things that you can gift her on Mother’s Day 2018, which is on 13 May. We have made a list of tech products that you can gift to your mother, mother-in-law, or even your wife. Some of these gadgets can turn out to be quite useful in their lives while at the same time can be used just for fun.
Mother’s Day 2018: Best tech and gadgets to gift your first lady love in your life
1. Mi Band 2 (Rs. 1,799)
The Mi Band 2 comes with a 0.42-inch OLED display coupled with a scratch-resistant glass and anti-fingerprint coating. It shows time, steps walked and heart rate while it comes with features such as Photoplethysmography (PPG) and Heart rate sensor. The Mi Band 2 monitors your fitness as well as tracks your sleep. It comes with a 7g ultra light body along with IP67 ratings for water resistance. While there is Bluetooth 4.0 LE for connectivity, the band is backed by a 70mAh Li-po battery which offers up to 20 days of standby.
2. Smart shoes – Boltt Smart Shoe with Free Step Tracking Sensor (Rs. 1,999)
Boltt Smart Shoe is a running sports shoe which is comfortable, as well as lightweight, and comes with a free Step Tracking sensor. The Shoe along with the Sensor helps you track your speed, stride, pace, cadence, acceleration, and velocity. On the other hand, the sensor can also measure the user’s all-day activity such as steps taken and calories burnt, while recording steps per minute, as well.
The Step tracker can also be placed on top of any shoe as it comes with a lace clip. The sensor tracks steps, distance, speed, and calories. The pedometer auto sleeps when not moving and auto wakes and starts counting steps when you start moving again, offering you greater battery life. There is also an inbuilt app with an AI Personal Trainer offering audio-based coaching.
3. Power bank
In the age of smartphones, where displays are getting bigger with every passing day and the number of ways one can use a mobile handset is also on a rise, the battery gets depleted quickly and your mom might not remember to charge it. This is when a power bank comes in handy, which can help her prevent any of that situation where she wants to use her smartphone but can’t due to the insufficient battery. There is a huge range of power banks available in the market such as MI Power Bank (16,000 mAh), Honor Power bank (13,000 mAh) and MI Power Bank (10,400 mAh).
4. Amazon Echo (Rs. 4,499)/ Google Home Mini (Rs. 4,499)
Smart speakers have become one of the most popular devices and it can be the perfect gift for your mom on Mother’s Day 2018. However, if you want to gift your mom the best smart speaker, choose anyone between Amazon Echo or Google Home Mini and you will not go wrong. While the Amazon Echo comes with Alexa as its virtual voice assistant, the Google Home Mini comes with Google Assistant to listen to your commands.
5. Neck Massage Pillow
If you want to gift your mom something which can help her have a nice sound sleep, the VIAGGI vibrating neck massage pillow is one of the best Mother’s Day gifts you can pick. It is made of fabric on the outside and comes in navy blue colour with just a 250 grams light-weight body. It requires 2 “AA” batteries. While there are microbeads in the neck pillow, it is coupled with soft fleece and nylon. While there is a snap which helps to keep the pillow intact around your neck, it relaxes the neck and shoulder muscles so that you can unwind with it while taking a relaxing neck massage.
6. Mi LED Smart TV 4A (32-inch) – 13,999
Gifting a television set seems a little costly affair as well as a kind of long-term investment, however, if your drawing room or your mom’s bedroom requires a new television set, Xiaomi’s Mi LED Smart TV 4A (32-inch) seems to be a very practical choice at Rs. 13,999. The TV comes with a 32-inch HD (1366x768p) LED display and is powered by a 64-bit Amlogic Cortex A53 quad-core processor clocked up to 1.5GHz coupled with Mali-450 MP3 GPU which is clocked up to 750Mhz. Mi LED Smart TV 4A includes 1GB of DDR RAM along with 8GB eMMC of memory, while video decoding capabilities include REAL, H.265, H.264, MPEG1/2/4, Stereo and DTS support.
8. Smartphones – Redmi 5, iPhone SE, Nokia 6 2018
Smartphones have gradually become an essential part of our lives and one would love to explore the smartness of modern-day devices like these. If your mom is still using a feature phone or you think she needs an upgrade, you can also choose to gift her a new smartphone. However, if your budget doesn’t allow you to go for premium products like the iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy S9 or the OnePlus 6, there are a hell lot of affordable options such as the Redmi 5, iPhone SE and the Nokia 6 2018.