Father’s Day is near and it’s time to get inspired by a few gadget gift ideas. Now that I think about it, I’ve never met a man that doesn’t like gadgets. Does the man in your life have the latest technology, or is he the type of man who has several versions of the same gadget, because he truly believe’s that they all contribute somehow different features to make his life a little easier? We all know a guy like that. It’s like us with our little black dress. C’mon be honest, how many of those do you have hanging in your closet because they’re all different? Which they are. I’m with you on that one.
From gadgets to serious travel gear, there’s sure to be something on this list to give any papá.
55″ 4K HDR TCL Roku TV™ C-Series
For the sports watching man in your life we’re really loving the affordable 4K HDR TCL Roku TV™ models. The C-Series featured here, marries stunning 4K high-dynamic range and super slim, elegant design for an upscale TV experience. It also features Wide Color performance powered by TCL’s NBP Photon technology adding another vivid chromatic dimension on top of the striking HDR contrast and sharp 4K resolution to deliver a remarkable visual experience. Because the C-Series features TCL’s HDR Dynamic Contrast technology, content is displayed with optimized brightness for each scene ensuring life-like reproduction of images from the brightest brights to the darkest darks. $699, tclusa.com
Dyson V6 Car+Boat
For the man who loves to keep his car clean, the Dyson V6 car and boat handheld combines powerful, cord-free suction with a range of interchangeable tools, designed to remove ground-in dirt and dust from every corner. Lightweight at less than 4lbs, the V6 car + boat is easy to handle with the center of gravity located towards the grip. No cord means hassle-free cleaning in the garage without being tethered to the wall. $239, dyson.com
Sony EXTRA BASS™ Wireless Headphones
For the man who can’t get enough music or is just trying to block out all the noise, Sony has stylish headphones. Wireless freedom, sleek comfort, and unmistakable bass response add-up to an unforgettable audio experience. Connect via Bluetooth with NFC and let your music loose for up to 20 hours (battery life) anytime anywhere. 40 mm drivers with electronic bass boost will add punch to your favorite tracks. $129, sony.com
Monster Digital Vision VR – Virtual Reality Camera Set
The Monster Vision™ VR camera gets dad in the game of recording his adventures in a new and exciting way and sharing them with friends and family! He’ll be able to get closer than ever to reliving his events and experience them from a new perspective. During playback, viewers are able to choose where they look. See up, down and all the way around for a truly immersive experience. Compatible with YouTube® 360 and Facebook™ 360. $249, monsterdigital.com
Mobile ViP Checkpoint-Friendly Backpack with SafePort® Sling Drop Protection
For the traveling dad who’s always flying for business, this polished and slim Mobile ViP Backpack makes it easy to access all of his gear and gadgets. Pockets are strategically located within reach, along with its dividers, and compartments, while the patented checkpoint-friendly design helps you fly through airport screenings without removing your laptop.
This backpack is made to protect. The SafePort® Sling keeps his laptop secure in case it’s dropped, and the weather-resistant base and pocket keep your laptop, tablet, and docs safe from the elements. It has a streamlined design that’s finished with leatherette and visible stitching for a tailored, professional look. $89, Targus.com