Mother’s Day is just around the corner (Sunday, May 9!) – so if you haven’t yet gotten her a present, make sure you pick her up a gift! Speaking of, if your Mum is after a new phone or tech accessory, there are a handful of manufacturers offering Mother’s Day deals this year.
Whether you’re a Mum looking for a new smartphone, or you’re looking to spoil your own mother with a new phone or phone accessory, there are a few companies that have you covered with deals. Samsung, Nokia and Realme are each offering discounts at the moment, just in time for a present. Get in quick!
Samsung Mother’s Day phone discounts
Samsung is offering a wide selection of Mother’s Day discounts this year, ranging from the Galaxy Z Flip 5G to the Galaxy A42 5G. The deals will wrap up on May 13 unless specified otherwise, terms apply, so make sure you check the website if you’re planning to buy a gift after Mother’s Day.
Keep in mind you can also save some money by trading in your old device, although the amount of money you save varies from device to device, and depends on the condition. You might want to consider this if you’re after one of the new S21 devices. Samsung is also offering a range of wearables with discounts this year, including the Galaxy Watch Active2.
Here are all the phone and phone accessory deals Samsung is offering right now:
- Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G 256GB:
$1,749$1,499 (ends May 27 unless withdrawn)
- Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4G 256GB:
$1,499$1,249 (ends May 27 unless withdrawn)
- Samsung Galaxy A21s 4G 128GB:
- Samsung Galaxy A42 5G 128GB:
- Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Bluetooth 44mm:
- Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Cellular 40mm:
- Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Cellular 44mm:
- Galaxy Buds Live:
Nokia Mother’s Day phone deals
Nokia is running a few Mother’s Day discounts this year, perfect for a Mum after a cheap Samsung alternative. Nokia has come a long way since making its iconic range of seemingly indestructible phones, now offering Android smartphones like many of its competitors.
This year, you’ll find Nokia’s 5.4 smartphones paired with the Nokia Power Earbuds Lite to form a nice phone and earphones bundle. These offers are valid until withdrawn, which will likely be around Mother’s Day.
- Nokia 5.4 Dusk 4G 128GB + Nokia Power Earbuds Lite:
- Nokia 5.4 Polar Night 4G 128GB + Nokia Power Earbuds Lite:
Realme Mother’s Day phone deals
While not technically offering a range of Mother’s Day-specific deals this year, Realme has a range of phone discounts currently available across its smartphone catalogue. These discounts are available until withdrawn. Here are the phones on offer:
- Realme 7 5G 128GB + Free Realme Buds Q:
- Realme C11 4G 32GB:
- Realme C12 4G 32GB:
- Realme X3 SuperZoom 128GB:
- Realme X3 SuperZoom 256GB:
- Realme 6 4G 128GB:
- Realme C3 4G 32GB:
Other devices to consider
Several other manufacturers currently offer affordable smartphones to buy outright and on plans, perfect for Mums in need of a new device. Other brands and models to check out include:
- Motorola’s new G and E series phones
- Samsung’s 2021 Galaxy A series
- OPPO’s A series
- The iPhone SE (not exactly cheap, but the cheapest Apple phone on offer)
SIM only phone plans
Here is a selection of postpaid plans from Canstar Blue’s database with a minimum of 10GB of data, listed in order of standard cost, lowest to highest, then by data allowance, largest to smallest. Use Canstar Blue’s phone plan comparison tool to see a wide range of plans on offer from mobile providers. This table includes products with links to referral partners.
Here is a selection of prepaid plans from Canstar Blue’s database with a minimum of 10GB of data, listed in order of standard cost, lowest to highest, then by data allowance, largest to smallest. Use our comparison tool to see a wide range of plans from other providers. This table includes products with links to referral partners.