Mother’s Day is next Sunday, May 12. For all those moms out there who love tech, we’re skipping bouquets in lieu of devices. Our first stop, Apple, of course. We had our eye on an Apple Watch Series 4 when a plethora of Apple goodness dazzled us. Decisions, decisions…
We think moms will like all of these Apple products. And why choose just one?
And now, we hand over the product descriptors to Apple. Take it away!
Apple Watch Series 4, from $399, apple.com/watch/
Apple Watch Series 4 with watchOS 5 features advanced activity features, Fall Detection, as well as the ECG App, capable of taking a single-lead electrocardiogram right from the wrist. Built-in cellular covers the gamut from training for a marathon or swimming laps at the pool to a workout app that tracking activities like yoga and hiking.
New AirPods, from $159, apple.com/airpods/
For the first time, new AirPods feature the convenience of hands-free “Hey Siri,” making it easier to change songs, place a call, adjust the volume or get directions by simply saying, “Hey Siri.” AirPods have a battery life to keep up with a busy lifestyle with 50 percent more talk time compared to first generation AirPods.
New AirPods come with either the standard charging case or wireless charging case. The new wireless charging case offers a simple and convenient wireless charging experience. You can add a personalized touch for mom by adding an engraving to AirPods for free during checkout online.
Apple TV 4K, from $179, apple.com/tv/
Apple TV 4K brings with it the ultimate cinematic experience complete with eye-popping 4K HDR picture quality, immersive sound via Dolby Atmos and the largest collection of 4K HDR movies on iTunes. The Siri Remote allows for use with voice commands.
HomePod, from $299, apple.com/homepod/
The innovative wireless speaker from Apple that delivers stunning audio quality wherever in any room in the house. Easy and fun to use, HomePod provides unmatched stereo sound with a stereo pair. It also works together with an Apple Music subscription to stream over 50 million songs. HomePod is a convenient way to send messages, make and receive phone calls, set multiple timers, check calendar appointments, control a wide range of HomeKit smart home accessories and more. Available in white and space gray
The new iPad mini, from $399 or iPad Air, from $499 with Apple Pencil support, apple.com/ipad/
New iPad mini or new iPad Air now with support for Apple Pencil. — Small enough to fit in one hand and with a go 7.9-inch Retina display best describes the new iPad mini. The all-new 10.5-inch iPad Air brings high-end size, features and performance at a breakthrough price. It also supports the Smart Keyboard so mom can bang out emails on the road. Both iPads provide easy access to more than 1.3 million apps designed specifically for them. Choose between Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi+Cellular models in silver, space gray and a new gold finish. For purchase separately, Apple Pencil is available for $99 and the Smart Keyboard for iPad Air is available for $159.
iPhone XR, from $749, apple.com/iphone-xr/
The iPhone XR is being lauded as the iPhone with the longest battery life. The new single lens camera with Portrait mode comes with a Bokeh effect. iPhone XR is splash, water, and dust resistant, so it’s tried and true to stand up to anything that the day brings. Available in six beautiful finishes including white, black, blue, yellow, coral and red.
iPhone XS, from $999, apple.com/iphone-xs/
iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are the most advanced iPhones ever. The dual camera system creates sophisticated Portrait mode photos with Bokeh effect and even allows for adjusting background blur. iPhone XS is splash, water, and dust resistant. Available in three finishes including gold, space gray and silver.
The new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max silicon cases come in an array of new colors including Spearmint, Papaya, and Hibiscus. Or choose from leather cases with colors like Sunset, Lilac Pink, and Cornflower. iPhone XS Silicone Case – $39 iPhone XS Max Silicone Case – $39
The iPhone XR Clear case allows for enjoying the XR’s colorful look, while providing extra protection. iPhone XS Leather Case – $49 iPhone XS Max Leather Case – $49 iPhone XR Clear Case – $39
The iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR Smart Battery Cases come in white and black. The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max smart battery case also come in a new Pink Sand finish.
iPhone XS and iPhone XR Smart Battery Case – $129
MacBook Air, from $1,299, apple.com/macbook-air/
Thin, light and portable, the MacBook Air in has a Retina display, Touch ID, the latest processors and all-day battery life. With an iconic design made from 100 percent recycled aluminum, MacBook Air is the sustainable, portable and elegant.
Leather Sleeve for 13-inch MacBook Air and MacBook Pro, $179, apple.com/shop/mac/mac-accessories
Give the gift of both protection and style with our leather sleeve for MacBook Air or MacBook Pro, crafted from high-quality European leather with a soft microfiber lining. The sleeve is available in Saddle Brown, Midnight Blue, and Black to fit any mom’s taste or MacBook color.
*All photos and product descriptions/details courtesy of Apple.