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Mother’s Day is on May 9 – only two days from now! So, if you want to get the perfect gift for your mom, it’s best to start preparing early. And if your mom happens to be a tech maniac (we know these moms exist!) this article will help you with choosing the best gift for her, and get the best offer on it that you can. Even if your mom isn’t a tech geek, you can always surprise her with a practical tech gift, or even a new phone.
With that being said, let’s jump straight into the offers already available for Mother’s Day.
, which falls on a Sunday. The day honors the mother in the family, as well as motherhood in general.
There are some great offers on phones with awesome performance and features your mom will enjoy. Most of them are now live in time for Mother’s Day, so you can go ahead and purchase your gift beforehand, or start planning and comparing prices. Whatever the needs or preferences in your mother’s life, there’s something for everyone here.
The Mother’s Day deals available from Best Buy offer some awesome bargains for Samsung’s fresh and mighty flagship phones. The Galaxy S21+, a great flagship with all the bells and whistles, is discounted by a generous $750. The Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy S21 Ultra are also $250 off, while the Galaxy S21 is $150 less than retail price.
Samsung also has some great discounts right now. With eligible trade-in, you can get the deserving mom in your life the powerful Samsung Galaxy S21+ 256GB (for family photos for years to come!) for just $399. On top of that, the flagship model Samsung Galaxy S21 is now generously discounted to a mere $99, again with trade-in.
Verizon has joined the game with some great BOGO deals on the hottest 5G phones. Right now, you can snag both your mom and yourself two powerful Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra‘s (or choose from a variety of models) for almost the price of one, or up to $1000 off.
If that’s not for you, you can still benefit from a trade-in discount. With an eligible trade-in device, you can currently get up to $800 off on select models. The Galaxy A51 5G is also on offer at $0/mo (yes, free!) if you get it with an eligible Unlimited plan.
AT&T is also offering the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G for $10/mo for the 128GB version, which is a $400 discount over 30 months.
iPhone Deals for Mother’s Day
Verizon has the same Mother’s Day BOGO deal running in the iPhone department as well. If you buy an iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, or iPhone 12 Pro Max, you can get a second one (almost) free, or $1000 off. The only caveat is you have to get them on an installment plan along with an Unlimited phone plan. If you opt for a trade-in discount, on the other hand, you can get up to $800 off.
AT&T rightfully says that the best gift for Mom is to stay connected with you. Under that slogan, the carrier has some generous discounts, even without trade-in. For a limited time, you can get the iPhone 11 128GBfor only $15/mo, the iPhone 11 64GBat only $10/mo, or the iPhone SE 64GB at only $5/mo – as long as you buy them with an eligible wireless service. That means you can save up to $320 if you choose AT&T.
Motorola Deals for Mother’s Day
If you want to keep things simple and lighter on the pockets, Motorola‘s got you covered as well. The affordable Moto G Power and the Moto G Stylus could be perfect for your always-on-the-go, creative mom, while the Motorola One 5G assures she can benefit from the growing 5G networks.
Best Mother’s Day deals on headphones and earbuds
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If your mother is a music lover, what better way to make her smile on Mother’s Day than to buy her a pair of awesome-sounding earbuds? If she isn’t into small in-ear headphones, you can buy her a great pair of over-the-ear headphones we’ve picked out for you. Either way, these deals will help you get her any of these beautiful headphones while saving some buckaroos.
Right now, we have the Apple AirPods with charging case discounted on Best Buy, alongside the AirPods Pro, and both in-year and on-ear models of Beats By Dre. Walmart also has the Galaxy Buds Pro discounted.
Additionally, the Samsung Galaxy Buds+ are currently discounted at Amazon.
Samsung is also offering Mother’s Day discounts on its hottest earbuds model, the Galaxy Buds Pro. You can now get them with a $70 discount ($20 instant savings, plus $50 off with trade-in), so your mom can enjoy the latest noise-cancelling features during her workouts or rest time.
Best Mother’s Day deals on smartwatches
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A mom rocking a smartwatch means serious business. If she has an iPhone, you can get her an Apple Watch Series 6 or Apple Watch SE. If she has a Samsung phone, there’s the Galaxy Watch 3 and theGalaxy Watch Active 2, both of which are pretty good in terms of features and battery life. She will be able to monitor her workouts, respond to notifications, and – if you get one of these LTE ones – even take calls, just using her smartwatch.
Alternatively, you can get her a great fitness band, which is less expensive than a smartwatch and offers convenient fitness features for a sporty mom. Best Buy currently has a deal on such a fitness tracker, the Fitbit Inspire 2.
Right now, AT&T is offering a BOGO discount on the Galaxy Watch 3, while if you buy two eligible Apple Watches, you can get the second one for $330 off. This is a great offer which lets you get a great gift not only for your mom, but for yourself as well.
Verizon is joining the Mother’s Day deals parade with a deal on the Galaxy Watch 3 and the Apple Watch Series 6. Right now, you can buy an Apple Watch, and get up to $250 off another, or buy a Samsung Galaxy Watch, get $280 off another.
Walmart is also offering Mother’s Day discounts on smartwatches: the Apple Watch Series 3 is discounted now at the retailer, and so are a couple of Garmin and Fitbit smartwatches. Currently, the most generous offer on a smartwatch is the Fitbit Versa 2 at Walmart with a hefty $117 discount.
Samsung is offering the Galaxy Watch 3 right now with savings that can go up to $310 off if you have an eligible trade-in.
Best Mother’s Day deals on tablets
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Does your mom love reading or drawing? Or maybe she just hasn’t discovered the creative awesomeness that tablets can inspire? Well, you can surprise her this Mother’s Day with an iPad or a Samsung Galaxy Tab, so she can learn a new skill or invest quality time in the arts or reading.
The more budget-friendly but powerful Galaxy Tab S6 Lite is now discounted by $32 at Amazon. It’s quite a nifty tablet and comes with an S-pen, a great gift for a mom who not only wants to have fun or create some art, but also knows a good tablet from a cheap one. For something really light on the pockets, the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020) is out for half price, at a mere 4$ per month for 30 months at AT&T.
On the other hand, if your mom is more of an Apple geek, we have the entry-level iPad from 2020 discounted by $30 at Amazon. Not much, but iPad discounts are rarely seen, so it is still worth a look. The retailer also offers a $40 discount on the iPad Air 2020 right now.
AT&T is offering the budget-friendly Galaxy Tab A 8.4 from 2020 discounted as well.
More deals are coming our way this Mother’s Day, so stay tuned!