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25 best tech gift ideas for the tech savvy mum this Mother's Day

Cool tech gifts mum will love...

Tech gifts make the BEST gifts for Mother's Day. Whether you're shopping for a mum who gets excited over a new gadget, or APPLE obsessed, or just browsing for gift ideas for yourself, we've searched for the top requested tech gifts for 2023.

From Samsung's impressive flip phone, to the Apple Watch Series 8, the new Kindle for book loving mums, Sky Glass and Google Chromecast for the mum who's a TV-a-holic or the latest camera gadgets for budding photographers. And wait until you see the new colourway from Apple - mum's going to love it.

The best tech gifts for Mother's Day 2023...

Apple iPhone 14 - in the new yellow shade

Say hello to the new Apple iPhone colourway - yellow. The beautiful shade joins the lineup, and features incredible battery life, a powerful dual-camera system for pro-level photos and videos, and groundbreaking safety capabilities, including Emergency SOS via satellite and Crash Detection

iPhone 14 Pro in Yellow, £849 / £949, Apple 


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Sky Glass -  Ultimate TV

Sky Glass has probably been all over your Instagram feed with celebrities and influencers showing off their new screen candy. We predict high demand for the 'Ultimate TV' this Mother's Day. With a pixel perfect 4K screen, you can sit close up to Sky Glass, and get a crystal-clear view of all the TV shows you love.

What's more, Sky Glass quickly learns exactly which shows, channels and apps you love. Just say "What should I watch?" to get recommendations tailored for you. How clever is that?

Sky Glass Ultimate TV, Sky Glass from £13 a month + £26 a month for Sky Ultimate TV (includes Netflix), Sky 


Kindle Paperwhite 

Released late 2021, your mum will be excited for the new Kindle Paperwhite. With 8 GB, and a 6.8" display, this will take her reading experience to the next level. What's more, there's an adjustable warm light, up to 10 weeks of battery life and 20% faster page turns compared to the previous generation. 

Kindle Paperwhite new, £139.99 / $139.99, Amazon


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Apple Watch Series 8

If mum struggles with teeny tiny screens, she'll love the full screen on Apple Watch Series 8. It has the largest, most advanced display yet while still being the most durable Apple Watch ever. With Always-On Retina display, and features to measure your ECG and blood oxygen levels, the future of health has never been more convenient. What's more, Apple Watch Series 8 has a new temperature sensor that works while you sleep. Cycle Tracking can use that data to estimate ovulation dates - combined with heart rate and cycle data, it gives you a detailed view of your menstrual cycle. 

Apple Watch Series 8, £399, Currys


Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4

Wondering what to get the trendsetter mum? The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4 has been created for those not afraid to stand out. The modern revival of the flip-phone comes in new trendy colours, and the enlarged cover screen makes checking notifications or taking calls on the go easy.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4, £1,099, Samsung


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Google Nest Mini 

Improved sound quality and bass to help blast Ed Sheeran while mum gets ready for work. Powered by Google Assistant, Nest Mini is on hand to help set helpful reminders and answer all your questions, from shop closing times or helping with a tricky recipe! With a custom 100% recycled fabric cover, this gift ticks the boxes as being functional and sustainable. Comes in four beautiful colours; Chalk, Charcoal, Coral and Sky. 

Nest Mini, £49, John Lewis


Aura Digital Photo Frame 

Aura’s photo frames make the perfect gift for Mother's Day, allowing families and friends to share their photos and videos at the click of a button. The Smith is the newest addition to the collection, it began from a hand drawn pattern, meticulously brought to life with finely etched stainless steel. New features include built-in speakers, allowing for short video clips to be displayed on Aura frames for the first time. Whether it’s your child’s first steps, or your best friend blowing out their birthday cake candles, cherished memories can now come to life in photo or video form. Choose from The Mason Luxe, The Mason and The Smith (pictured above).

Aura Smith Digital Frame, from £189, Amazon


Apple AirPods Max

A perfect balance of exhilarating high-fidelity audio and the effortless magic of AirPods. With a stunning design, H1 chip and industry-leading Active Noise Cancellation, you’ll hear every note with a new sense of clarity.

AirPods Max, £549, Currys


Sonos Roam

Enjoy the unmatched Sonos experience on Wifi, and stream directly from smartphone, tablet, or computer using Bluetooth. Roam automatically connects to your home network and pairs with your phone when you're away. So all mum will have to think about is what to play.

Sonos Roam, £179, Sonos 


Google Pixel 7 Pro

The Pixel 7 Pro is Google's best-of-everything phone. Powered by Google Tensor G2, it's fast and secure, with an immersive display screen of 6.7-inch and a 72-hour battery life. The best Pixel Camera yet includes a telephoto lens and pro-level features like Macro Focus. 

Google Pixel 7 Pro, £849, Argos


Apple Airpods Pro

AirPods Pro deliver an unparalleled wireless audio experience. AirPods Pro (2nd generation) have been re-engineered to deliver up to 2x more Active Noise Cancellation. Adaptive Transparency reduces external noise, while Personalised Spatial Audio immerses you in sound. A single charge delivers up to 6 hours of battery life. And Touch control lets you easily adjust volume with a swipe. The revamped MagSafe Charging Case is a marvel on its own with Precision Finding, built-in speaker and lanyard loop. AirPods Pro are sweat and water-resistant, making them perfect for mums with active lifestyles.

AirPods Pro, £259, John Lewis


Google Chromecast

From big blockbusters to true crime documentaries, Chromecast with Google TV is the perfect gift for the mum who is looking to lock in some serious TV time. Google TV organises everything from your favourite streaming services into a single place and the new voice controlled remote can help you search by mood or genre, so you can find your favourite rom-com easily! 

The 'For You' tab gives the whole family their own personalised watch suggestions and Google TV’s Watchlist lets you bookmark movies and shows to watch later. You can even experience multi-room audio with Chromecast when grouping it with other Nest speakers


Google Chromecast, £42, Amazon 


Apple iPad

Help your mum unleash her creativity and productivity this Mother's Day with the all-new iPad, which is colourfully reimagined to be more capable, more intuitive and even more fun. With a new all‑screen design, 10.9-inch Liquid Retina display and four gorgeous colours, it has a bigger and better display to follow your favourite Apple Fitness+ workouts using the Fitness app.

Apple 10.2 iPad, £369, Currys


Apple AirTag

It’s the perfect Mother's Day gift for the mum who has a knack for losing things. Misplacing something like your purse doesn’t have to be a big deal when it has AirTag attached. AirTag — a super-easy way to keep track of your stuff.

AirTag, from £30, Amazon 


The Samsung Frame TV

The Frame TV brings both entertainment and art into the home. The QLED 4K and Dual LED technology allows you to experience the brilliance of lifelike colour and unbelievable detail. When users aren’t watching TV on The Frame it turns into a blank canvas to showcase fabulous art pieces or even cherished family photographs. 

Samsung Frame TV, from £449, Samsung


Apple iMac24

The colourful iMac24 makes an amazing gift for the special mum. The colourful iMac features a stunning new compact design. 

iMac 24”, from £1,679, Currys


Polaroid Now+

Polaroid lovers, rejoice! The Polaroid Now+ camera is a step up from the original point-and-shoot version released in 2020. The improved design boasts the core features such as autofocus, dynamic flash, and self-timer, but now comes with a tripod mount to steady your ideas. Connect to the Polaroid app to unlock new creative tools, or mix it up with five experimental lens filters. 

Polaroid Now+ Starter Pack, £184.99, Polaroid


Apple HomePod

The Apple HomePod is jam-packed with innovation, providing room-filling sound, an intelligent assistant and smart home control, while keeping your information private and secure. Put one in each room, or create a stereo pair for an immersive soundstage. HomePod is designed to fit anywhere in the house.

Apple HomePod, £299, Argos 


Apple TV

Apple TV brings the best of TV together with your favourite Apple devices and services — in a powerful experience that will transform your living room. Paired with a new Siri Remote for precise control, families can relax together watching films, listening to a cool playlist on Apple Music or doing an Apple Fitness+ workout.

Apple TV 4K, from £149, John Lewis 



We are loving this new TCL 10 TAB MAX. It stands out as it is a tablet that offers a best-in-class viewing experience via its 10-inch display and NXTVISION technology producing truer-to-life images and richer details. This feature-packed tablet won't break the bank either!

TCL 10 TAB MAX, £104.99, Argos



Canon Powershot PX

The Canon PowerShot PX is an automatic camera specifically designed to make sure that you'll never miss another precious everyday moment with your loved ones. With clever facial recognition and tracking, as well as an in-built voice command function, you can automatically capture pictures of your family and friends completely hands-free.

Canon PowerShot PX, £449.99, Very


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