Mother’s Day Gift Guide: 7 Gadgets for Tech-Averse Moms

This Mother’s Day, give the gift of technology. Gadgets and innovative devices can help her feel connected to the world in a completely new way. Even though she might not be the most techno-savvy person in the world, she’ll appreciate the feeling of modernity and convenience delivered by cool, new gadgets.

Best of all, there are tons of devices out there that’ll make her life more convenient. Sure, we know that the “typical” Mother’s Day gift is something a little more… plain. Seriously though, do you think your mother really enjoys that scarf or sweater you give her every year? This year, do something a little different, and get her excited about the best technology the 21st century has to offer.

Vintage Polaroid Camera

polaroid now

These days, Polaroid has fully embraced the retro-chic appeal of its cameras. Analog is coming back with a vengeance, and polaroid cameras are leading the charge in the world of technology. 

The cool thing about the company’s Polaroid Now instant camera as a gift is that your mom may remember the feeling of using her first Polaroid camera. Nostalgia can be a heartwarming emotion, and that’s exactly what she’ll experience when she snaps her first photo all over again on Mother’s Day. Although Polaroid keeps it simple with its Now model, it does come with modern-day features like autofocus, double exposure and an accurate flash. 

Polaroid Now sells for USD $99 on Polaroid’s website.

Hatch Restore

hatch restore

One of the biggest issues that adults face these days is the quality of their sleep. Although many people are making an effort to get that crucial 8 hours of sleep, it’s not always easy. Their sleep can become interrupted, and they often wake up feeling like they haven’t really rested. 

That’s where the Hatch Restore comes in. It’s a sleep support device that resembles an alarm clock and helps your mom stick to a strict schedule so she can reestablish her natural sleep patterns. Subtle white noise and soothing lights help also create a sense of relaxation, making it easier to sleep. 

Although Hatch has kept waiting for its clock to finally sell, the Hatch Restore finally will go on sale just in time for Mother’s Day on Hatch’s website this week and retails for USD $130.

Momax Q.Power UV-Box

momax q power uv santitizing box

These days, people are becoming more and more concerned about hygiene, and sanitizing our smartphones can be a tricky task. Fortunately, your mom can use the Q.Power UV-Box by Momax to quickly and easily destroy all the germs that might be lying in wait. According to Momax its UV sanitizing box is capable of killing 99.9% of germs.

This device uses powerful UV rays to completely sanitize phones and also doubles as a 10W phone charger. But it’s not designed exclusively to kill germs on phones. It can also clean your earbuds, keys or even wallets to quickly disinfect personal belongings of microbes and viruses.

The Q.Power UV-Box retails for USD $43.60.

Dyson Supersonic

dyson hairdryer

With the Dyson Supersonic, hairstyling becomes a total breeze. Your mother might not quite understand what she’s looking at when she opens this present, but she’ll soon discover she’s holding a blowdryer from the future. 

The cool thing about the Dyson Supersonic is that it dries your hair without using excessive heat. This protects the hair from damage. It also comes with intelligent temperature control and a range of features that allow it to adjust to your mother’s specific hair type. 

You can purchase the Dyson Supersonic on for USD $399. If you don’t mind the cost, it’s a great Mother’s Day gift that we’re certain your mother will enjoy.

Foreo UFO 2

foreo ufo smart mask

The Foreo UFO 2 is the follow up to one of the first devices that use smart technology in the world of beauty products. The kit comes with a facial mask and a unique device equipped with powerful full spectrum LED lights. The device delivers pulses of therapeutic light to the face, along with movements that simulate a massage-like treatment. And all it takes is just 90 seconds for the treatment.

The Foreo allows your mom to receive a spa-quality beauty treatment from the comfort of her home, even if she might not be able to travel or walk outside during this Mother’s Day. It also comes with an app that provides constant tips and tricks for skincare and beauty. 

The Forero UFO 2 is available in three colors and costs USD $265.

Filimin Connected Friendship Lamps

filimin friendship lamps

Connected Friendship Lamps by Filimin might be relatively simple, but sometimes it’s the most straightforward gadgets that are the most satisfying. Friendship lamps are an easy way to connect with family members without picking up the phone or typing out a text by keeping each other company, especially if you’re not really in the mood to Zoom one another.

All you need to do is touch your friendship lamp, and your mother’s friendship lamp will light up in a color that you’ve chosen. Then when she touches it, your lamp will light up in her color. It’s a great way to stay in touch, especially if she’s suffering from “empty nest syndrome.”

The Connected Friendship Lamp comes conveniently in a pair, perfect for yourself and your mother during Mother’s Day, but will set you back USD $170 on Amazon or a single lamp will run you USD $85.

OPOLAR Handheld Power Bank Fan

OPOLAR Portable Battery Operated Handheld Personal Desk Fan

Help your mom cool down this summer with one of the most powerful and advanced personal fans on the market: the OPOLAR Handheld Power Bank Fan. The best thing about this fan is that it lasts for up to 20,000 hours on a single charge. On the highest speed setting, that number decreases to 5,000 hours – but that’s still quite an efficient motor. 

It’s foldable, light, compact, and you can even use it to charge your phone. Your mother will love this little device for Mother’s Day, and it’ll help her remain comfortable no matter how hot it gets.

The OPOLAR Handheld Power Bank Fan sells on Amazon for USD $24.99 and frankly highly rated with 4.7 of 5 stars.

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