I’m sure you’ve heard by now that Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 18th. Hopefully you’re prepared to show the dad’s in your life how great and important they are, and how much you love them.
Still don’t have a gift for you dad? Maybe you’re not sure what to get him. How about some of these gadgets? These are just some cool tech ideas for all kinds of dads, from T.V. and music lovers to gamer’s and adventurer’s.
You just mind discover something awesome on this list that your dad will love!
- Amazon Echo Dot (second generation.) Take dad into the “smart home” age. The second-generation Amazon Echo Dot sounds pretty cool. It’s an Alexa powered assistant that can perform simple and advanced commands for other networked products in your home. Plus, you can get it for under $50.
- Google Chromecast Audio sells at a pretty reasonable prices, usually around $35 depending on the retailer and it can turn your dad’s old stereo into a wireless music system. Just tap a button on phone or tablet apps and the music is transported via Wi-Fi.
- Roku Streaming Stick. This is one gift I might even buy for myself. For around $50 you can help dad experience all the movies and T.V. shows he may love. You just plug it into any HDTV, and dad will be able to watch all the Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, ESPN, HBO and many more streaming video channels with ease.
- Logitech X100. If your dad is a music lover then you can bring his music out of his smart phone or tablet to life with this Bluetooth speaker.
- Biolite PowerLight Mini. Is dad an outdoorsy kind of guy? Biolite PowerLight Mini holds a sweet price tag, around $50 and is a handy lantern, bike light, and charger all in one. When dad does his outdoor stuff, he can just clip it to a pocket or strap and its USB rechargeable battery can provide him with up to 52 hours of light or a backup boost to his phone.
- Cross Peerless TrackR pen is a well crafted writing instrument that comes complete with a built-in Bluetooth tracker. The pen can connect to a smart phone and can send notifications if it’s left behind. It’ll even help dad track his smart phone if he needs.
- Logitech G900 Chaos Spectrum Gaming Mouse for the gamer dad. It dad is a big PC gamer, he may just dig this mouse. It features excellent battery life and has pro-grade performance in wireless and wired mode..
- Samsung T3 Portable SSD for the dad that saves a lot of data. It comes available with up to 2TB of storage, and it features a shock-resistant build and powerful encryption, as well as password protection. Not only is it able to connect to either a PC or Mac, it can also connect to USB Type-C compatible smartphones or tablets.
- Sony PlayStation 4 Pro, another awesome present for the gamer dad. The PlayStation 4 Pro delivers 4K gaming (on select titles,) and is a perfect gift for gamer dads with a compatible TV. It can also stream 4K content from Netflix, as well as upscale non-4K video content.
- GoPro HERO5 Black for the adventurous dad. This is the perfect gift for dads who love the thrill of action-sports. This version of the GoPro can capture 4K video and even get wet and go up to 33 feet underwater without a housing.
Whatever you get dad, make sure his day is special. Happy Father’s Day!