Make Mother's Day extra special with a stylish Fitbit Flex 2. This discreet fitness tracker can measure steps, distance, calories burned and sleep. It comes with a rubber strap, but can also be placed in a necklace (pictured) or metal bangle.
If Mom is looking for something a little more advanced, the Fitbit Alta HR is worth considering. This slim fitness tracker adds a heart rate sensor and a display to show fitness stats and basic smartphone notifications.
The Fitbit devices are great fitness trackers, but maybe Mom would be better off with a smartwatch. If she owns an iPhone, the Apple Watch Series 1 is worth a look. This smartwatch can run apps, track fitness, display notifications and even answer calls from your phone, but it's not waterproof...
If she isn't ready for a smartwatch but wants something more than a basic fitness tracker, the Fitbit Blaze is a worthy option. This fitness watch can track steps, distance, calories burned and sleep. It also has a large display to show notifications from your smartphone.
While the Apple Watch Series 2 is a decent watch for runners, it's no match for the Garmin Forerunner 235. This GPS watch can track runs and all-day fitness like steps and calories burned. It can also display notifications from your phone. But the highlight features are the long (one to two week) battery life, always-on display and waterproof design.