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15 last-minute Mother's Day sales at Amazon

Mother's Day sales
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Mother's Day is right around the corner. If you're still looking for the perfect gift, Amazon has a massive Mother's Day sale on some of our favorite smart home tech. Each item is designed to make your mom's life a little easier without being overly complicated or confusing. 

The best part is that if you're a Prime member you can get these gifts shipped within 24 hours. (Non-Prime members can sign up for a free 30-day trial (opens in new tab)). 

Last-minute Mother's Day sales


Amazon Kindle Paperwhite: was $129 now $94 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Give mom the best e-reader on the planet. The Kindle Paperwhite features the same super-sharp 300 ppi screen found on the pricier Kindle Oasis, so text renders crisply on its e-ink screen. Plus, its IPX8 waterproof rating means mom doesn't have to worry about it getting splashed with liquid. It comes with three free months of Kindle Unlimited, which will keep mom entertained way beyond Mother's Day. 

All-new Kindle: was $89 now $64 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The basic Kindle is a great device for mom's that aren't avid readers. It packs a 6-inch screen with an adjustable front light that lets you read for hours, whether it's night or day. Plus, a single battery charge will last you weeks. It's now $25 off and comes with three free months of Kindle Unlimited.

Fire Tablets

Fire HD 8 (2020): was $89 now $64 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The 2020 Fire HD 8 brings better battery life (almost 14 hours) and USB-C charging to Amazon's family of tablets. For casual TV watching and music listening, the Fire HD 8 is a solid device, even more so if mom's a Prime subscriber. 

Fire HD 8 Plus: was $109 now $84 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The new Fire HD 8 Plus packs all the same features of the Fire HD 8, but houses 3GB of RAM (instead of 2GB), which means you'll get much snappier performance. It also supports wireless charging. It's the perfect tablet for just about any mom. 

Amazon Fire HD 10 Tablet: was $149 now $94 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
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With its bright, vivid display and speedy performance, the Fire HD 10 is a solid choice if you're looking for an affordable tablet that you can take everywhere. At $55 off, it's an even better value than it was before.

Streaming devices

Amazon Fire TV Stick Lite: was $29 now $24 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The new Fire TV Stick Lite is a cheaper version of the Fire TV Stick. Like its pricier counterpart, this 1080p streamer supports HDR, HDR 10, HDR10+, and HLG, but it lacks Dolby Atmos Audio and dedicated volume/power buttons. Otherwise, this streamer is your best pick if you're looking for a cheap streamer for mom. 

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K: was $49 now $37 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
For 4K resolution and speedier navigation, the Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K is the streamer to get. Mom can stream videos, listen to music, and interact with Alexa for just $37.99.

Amazon Fire TV Cube: was $119 now $99 @  Amazon (opens in new tab)
Access today's most popular streaming content with Amazon's Fire TV Cube. From Netflix to Disney Plus to Sling TV, this Alexa smart device brings the convenience hands-free control of your favorite programs and movies to your living room. At $20 off, it's one of the best Mother's Day sales around.

Smart Displays

Amazon Echo Show 5: was $89 now $49 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Echo Show 5 packs a 5.5-inch screen that's perfect for checking the weather, managing to-do lists, or taking video calls. An ideal kitchen or night table companion, it's also great for keeping in touch with mom when travel or visiting isn't an option. 

Echo Show 8: was $129 now $74 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Echo Show 8 features an 8-inch display that's great for kitchen activities. It's a significant upgrade from the Echo Show 5, with fuller sound and a screen that's big enough to enjoy videos. 

Echo Show 10: was $249 now $199 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Echo Show 10 is rarely on sale, but right now it's $50 off and Amazon is also bundling a free Ring smart bulb. The smart display features a 10.1-inch screen that automatically turns to face you, a 13MP camera, and it also doubles as a Zigbee hub for easy smart-home integration. 

Smart Speakers

Echo Dot (4th Gen): was $49 now $29 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Echo Dot is the newest smart speaker from Amazon. It offers solid audio quality in a newly redesigned spherical shape. Normally priced at $49, it's now on sale for $29.99 which makes it one of the best Mother's Day sales right now. 

Echo Dot With Clock (2020): was $59 now $39 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Compared to the traditional 4th Gen Echo Dot, this smart speaker comes with a mini LED screen that can be used to display time or as a countdown clock. Offered in either Glacier White or Twilight Blue, this Echo Dot will sit beautifully on any surface. Amazon just knocked its price to $39 in time for Mother's Day.


Amazon Halo: was $99 now $84 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Part fitness tracker, part fitness service — Amazon Halo is a display-less band that tracks your heart rate, steps, calories burned, and renders 3D scans of your body to determine your body fat percentage. The band also has built-in mics that analyze the tone of your voice. It comes with 6 free months of fitness services that auto-renew at $3.99/month for the full suite. (You can also opt to cancel the service). 

Smart Plug

Amazon Smart Plug: was $24 now $14 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Amazon's Smart Plug lets you turn on/off a wide list of compatible devices that have a mechanical on/off switch. Just plug it into an electrical outlet and then plug in the device you'd like to control. The included Alexa app lets you control coffee makers, lights, and more. 

As deals editor at Tom’s Guide, Louis is constantly looking for ways to avoid paying full price for the latest gadgets. With over 10 years of deals-hunting experience, Louis price checks against multiple retailers and searches high and low for the best deals to bring readers. A born-and-bred New Yorker, Louis is also an avid swimmer and marathoner. His work has appeared on Gizmodo, CNET, and Time Out New York.