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Whether she's just looking to keep up with friends and family on Facebook or take down enemies in her favorite first-person shooter, there's a computer here to put a smile on her face.

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Dell XPS 13 2-in-1
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Dell XPS 13 2-in-1

This slimmer hybrid version of the XPS 13 is an excellent full-time laptop and part-time tablet.

HP Spectre x360 (15-inch)
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HP Spectre x360 (15-inch)

Does your mom like extra space to work when she's on the go? This durable, stylish machine is a dynamite balance of design, performance with a long battery life and a crisp 15.6-inch backflipping touchscreen.

HP Curved Envy AIO 34
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HP Curved Envy AIO (34-inch)

For even more room for work (or play), this HP's curved 34-inch display is great for immersing your mom in whatever she's doing.

Dell Inspiron 15 7000
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Dell Inspiron 15 7000

With its Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 GPU, you can help your mom level up with Dell's newest 15-inch Inspiron 7000.

Asus Chromebook Flip C302CA
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Asus Chromebook Flip C302CA

Like a less expensive 11-inch MacBook Air in build quality, but with the streamlined capabilities of Google's web-based Chrome OS, this thing is great for getting basics done as well as kicking back and enjoying some media.

Samsung Chromebook Pro
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Samsung Chromebook Pro

A Chromebook 2-in-1 offering great value, features and performance for a budget-priced laptop. Perfect for web-savvy moms who want a pen-enabled tablet and a notebook.

Apple iMac
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Apple iMac

If your mom appreciates minimalist design, the iMac is a go-to all-in-one computer.

HP Elite Slice
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HP Elite Slice

The Slice is smaller than the long-in-the-tooth Mac Mini and with a module design so you can upgrade it to meet your mom's home office needs.

Lenovo Miix 510
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Lenovo Miix 510

This tablet PC will help your mom get her work done, stream her favorite shows and explore her creative side.

Apple MacBook
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Apple MacBook

The ultimate coffee-shop laptop for Apple fans, the updated 12-inch MacBook is a can't-miss gift.

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