Eight Great Tech Gifts For Mom & Dad

Mom and dad deserve the best, but they also need something that may be a bit more accessible than the average tech gift. These are some of our favorite gifts that only need a brief introduction, and perhaps a power outlet, and you're good to go!

Jabra Move Bluetooth headphones

Jabra makes great headphones, and these ones don't need wires — the perfect introduction to the world of Bluetooth headphones. They sound great, are easy to set up, and last eight hours, so mom and dad can relax in comfort, anywhere, anytime.

$99 Buy Now

Amazon Echo

Probably the piece of tech that most easily induces "WOW" moments in the house, the Echo is not new, but it's really come into its own this year. With plenty of voice-related marvels at your disposal, mom and dad will be asking for news, music, and to turn on and off the lights in no time!

$139 Buy Now

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite

There may be Voyage and Oasis with more features, but the best ereader bang for the buck — and the easiest way to get started reading on the go — is still the Kindle Paperwhite. It's got a big, bright screen, amazing selection, and plenty of storage for even the massive anthologies. Plus, the e-ink screen never gets drowned out by the sun, so mom and dad can take it to the pool, the beach, or the park.

$99 Buy Now

Sonos Play:1

Music never sounds better than when you don't have to mess with wires, receivers, apps and adapters. Sonos Play:1 is the best-sounding speaker you can put anywhere in your home, with an app so easy and a feature set so intuitive that mom and dad can just press play. Available in black or white, Play:1 hooks into practically every streaming music service, free or paid, and can sync with other units for multi-room parties.

$169 Buy Now

Nixplay Seed 7-inch Wi-Fi photo frame

Everyone loves photos, but no one prints them anymore. Take that hassle away by getting mom and dad a Wi-Fi-enabled digital photo frame that can download images and video from the cloud. There's even an app for iOS and Android that sends photos from any phone. Available in four awesome colors!

$99 Buy Now

Dell 11-inch convertible laptop

Consider picking up a Dell Inspiron 11 3000 for the media enthusiast in your life. This 2-in-1 laptop convertible comes with multiple configurations, including a touch tablet mode and tent mode, both ideal for consuming media and browsing on the move. It also comes in a range of colors to make things more personal!

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Fitbit Charge 2

Easy to set up, fun to use, and incredibly comfortable, the Fitbit Charge 2 is one of the best fitness tech gifts you can give mom or dad this year. With great apps for iOS, Android and Windows, unparalleled support, and a huge network of people ready to challenge and motivate, the Charge 2 is Fitbit's best tracker yet. Even better? It lasts five days on a battery charge!

$129 Buy Now

Windows Store Gift Card

A Windows Store Gift Card is the ideal gift for parents with an Xbox One or Windows 10 PC, offering you a huge range of digital content to purchase across both devices. Movies, TV shows, Xbox games, Windows 10 apps, and even a Groove Music Pass are all covered by the gift card, making it a versatile option!

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