Best Mother's Day sales 2022: last-minute gift ideas and deals on phones, tablets, and more

Best Mother's Day Deals
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The big day is just around the corner, so it's time to track down the best Mother's Day deals before it's too late. If you're looking for a last-minute gift to celebrate the amazing moms in your life, you could spend hours scouring the web to find the best promotions, or you could simply read this guide. 

Below you'll find great gift ideas from all over, from smartwatches and laptops to smart speakers and tablets, we got you covered if you're looking for the best Mother's Day deals of 2022. We've organized the sales by vendor and will include all of the necessary info such as promo codes, trade-in details, and so on. 

As you'll see, Amazon is offering massive discounts on devices like the Echo Dot, while Samsung's Mother's Day sale features promos like a free pair of wireless earbuds if you play your cards right. Of course, Mother's Day is only a few days away, so you'll want to act fast if you want the gift to arrive by this Sunday (maybe you could use that money you saved to pay for the fastest delivery, just a thought). If you can't find what you're looking for in this list or you ran out of time to place the order (it happens), go take a peek at our regularly-updated guides to the best cheap Chromebook deals or best S22 deals for year-round gift inspiration. 

Best Mother's Day deals at Amazon

Echo Dot (4th-gen): $49.99

Echo Dot (4th-gen): $49.99 $27.99 at Amazon

One of the best-selling smart speakers of all time, the 4th-gen Echo Dot boasts a unique look and provides deep, clear sound. Just in time for Mother's Day, Amazon is dropping $22 off the retail price, resulting in a record low price and a hefty discount of over 40%. 

Kindle: $89.99

Kindle: $89.99 $54.99 at Amazon

If your mom's a reader, she'll enjoy using this Amazon Kindle e-reader, and with $35 taken off the retail price, you'll enjoy paying for it. The e-reader comes with an impressively long-lasting battery and 8GB of built-in storage, enough to hold thousands of books. 

Fire HD 8 Tablet: $89.99

Fire HD 8 Tablet: $89.99 $54.99 at Amazon

We called it the overall best Amazon Fire Tablet, now you can get your own for $40 under the regular retail price. The Fire HD 8 comes with a brilliant 8-inch HD display, tons of built-in storage, and a battery that will last up to 12 hours on a single charge. 

Fire Stick with Alexa Voice Remote: $49.99

Fire Stick with Alexa Voice Remote: $49.99 $34.99 at Amazon

In honor of Mother's Day, Amazon is dropping 30% off the price of a Fire Stick with an accompanying Alexa Voice Remote, bringing the price down to just $34.99. Not too shabby for a device that gives you access to over a million TV series and movies. 

Best Mother's Day deals at Verizon

Razer Anzu Smart Glasses:

Razer Anzu Smart Glasses: $199.99 $99.99 at Verizon

Verizon is currently offering a straight discount of $100 on Razer Anzu Smart Glasses. Complete with polarized lenses, integrated blue-light filtering, low-latency audio, and Bluetooth, this intelligent piece of eyewear is perfect for Mother's Day. And unlike some Verizon deals, this offer is pure savings, no strings attached.

Beats Studio Buds: $149.99

Beats Studio Buds: $149.99 $119.99 at Verizon

If your mom's an audiophile, you can't go wrong with a pair of Beats Studio Buds. Compatible with both Android and iOS devices, these wireless earbuds provide richly immersive sound alongside active noise cancellation and up to 8 hours of battery life. Verizon is currently dropping $30 off the retail price, making this gift a win-win purchase. 

Kate Spade S22 Ultra Hard-shell Case: $49.99

Kate Spade S22 Ultra Hard-shell Case: $49.99 $37.49 at Verizon

Verizon is also discounting a ton of their phone cases just in time for Mother's Day, including this floral hard-shell case for the S22 Ultra which was designed by Kate Spade. The 25% discount drops the price down to $37.49, making this case a solid way to show your appreciation to the awesome moms in your world. 

Best Mother's Day deals at Best Buy

Garmin Forerunner 45 GPS Smartwatch: $199.99

Garmin Forerunner 45 GPS Smartwatch: $199.99 $130.99 at Best Buy

Whether they have a vigorous workout regimen or they're simply counting steps, the Garmin Forerunner 45 is a solid choice if the mother in your life wants a wearable fitness tracker. Best Buy is currently dropping $69 from the price, a discount of over 30%.

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4: $279.99

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4: $279.99 $229.99 at Best Buy

Powerful and thoughtfully designed, we ranked the Galaxy Watch 4 as the overall best Android smartwatch, and Best Buy is currently dropping $50 off the retail price. This deal makes the Galaxy smartwatch a perfect gift for the tech-savvy mom in your life, no strings attached.

Best Mother's Day deals at Samsung

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3: $150 off plus a FREE pair of Galaxy Buds Live

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3: $150 off plus a FREE pair of Galaxy Buds Live

If you need a new phone in addition to a gift for mom, why not kill two birds with one stone with this generous Samsung deal. The Galaxy Z Flip 3 has earned a lot of attention for its clever foldable design and impressive performance, and now you can save $150 plus get a free pair of Galaxy Buds Live when you shop at Samsung online. 

Samsung Galaxy Buds 2: $149.99

Samsung Galaxy Buds 2: $149.99 $109.99 at Samsung

The Galaxy Buds 2 earned a spot on our list of best wireless earbuds around, and Samsung is now selling them at over 25% off, just in time for Mother's Day. At just $109.99, the earbuds boast attractive color options like violet and olive, a comfortable fit, and consistently rich and immersive sound quality. 

Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra: Free data upgrade ($100 value)

Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra: Free data upgrade ($100 value)

Coinciding with Mother's Day, Samsung is currently offering free data upgrades on all S22 phones. Get a 256GB S22 Ultra for the price of the 128GB version, resulting in instant savings of $100. They're also offering up to $1,000 of enhanced trade-in credit when you send in your old phone, so the potential savings here are immense. 

If you didn't find what you were looking for here, why not check out our lists of the best Samsung Galaxy A53 deals or, if you're a Verizon customer, best Verizon phone promotions of the month. 

Patrick Farmer
Staff Writer

After years of working as a freelancer, Patrick Farmer (he/him) began his career at Android Central as a deals and commerce writer before being brought into the fold as a staff writer in early 2023. When he's not sharing his thoughts on smartphones, wireless carriers, and streaming services, you'll often find him listening to music, camping out at a brewery, or treating his cat like a human child.