10 Best Gadgets to Get Your Dad for 2017 Father’s Day
Right from being the first love of your life to being a pillar of support irrespective of the circumstances, your father is someone you can always count on to be on your side.
Make this 2017 father’s day special, by giving him one of these best 10 gadgets that a father can use, all while staying well within the confines of your wallet contents !
JBL Flip 4
Gift the audiophile in your father the ultimate listening experience this Father’s day with the JBL Flip 4. With excellent sound quality and more than 12 hours of playback time with a single charge, the Flip 4 from JBL also has an IPX7 waterproof rating. This means it can be your dad’s new companion during his relaxing weekends in the pool. The Flip 4 also has a speakerphone feature which lets him attend calls and have crystal clear conversations.
If your dad prefers personalised listening experiences, then the Jabra Halo is more than worth splurging some money on. This wireless headset has an industry leading playback time of 15 – 17 hours per charge and has 10 mm drivers that do more justice to the audio spectrum than any other wireless earphone product in the market. It also features wide noise cancellation and has an IP54 rating which means your dad can use it even for his morning jogs without the nuisance of wired earphones, rain or no rain.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite
If your dad gets into his zone when he spends time reading, then the Kindle Paperwhite can be the best Father’s day gift you give him. Now available in black and white, the e-book reader has access to millions of titles. A single charge now lasts for days in the device, and its high resolution and sunlight proof display will ensure that your dad’s book reading experiences will become a true bliss.
Roku Premiere plus
Doing justice to your home’s new 4K TV is getting a Roku Premiere plus for it. This could also be your Father’s day gift, especially if your dad is one for picture clarity and irreplaceable experiences in the entertainment dimension. The Roku Premiere plus plays 4K, 4K ultra and HDR formats and offers a great choice of channels. It also houses an earphone and streams at 60 fps for crisp audio and video delivery.
Samsung BD J5900
If your dad is one of those binge watchers who works hard 5 days a week and loves to catch up on Netflix and movies at his time off, then the Samsung BD J5900 could be his new best friend. This 3D Blu-Ray player is capable of working on his collection of DVDs and Blu-Rays, not to mention connectivity with an arsenal of TV apps. The player is also Wi-Fi compatible and plays a whole range of audio-visual formats.
FitBit Flex 2
The FitBit Flex 2 is the right push to get your dad health conscious from this Father’s day. Right from having a long battery life that lasts upto 5 days to having a versatile bag of tricks, the Flex 2 is minimalistic yet essential. It not only tracks your fitness regimes and gives you daily progress indications but also works as a mobile peripheral by notifying you about calls, texts and even alarms using color codes. Also being waterproof, the FitBit Flex 2 can also keep track of swimming activities and become the ultimate fitness companion. The tracker chip can also be removed and installed in any of his accessories.
Logitech MX Master
If your father spends a lot of time in front of the computer, chances are that he will always appreciate good hardware. The Logitech MX Master is one of the best wireless mice in the market today and it falls well within your budget for this Father’s day. Compatible with Windows and Mac systems, the mouse has an excellent range and can switch between 3 systems at a time. It also has a bundle of advanced features that can make work for your father a simple process he can scroll through.
Mophie Power station plus
The next time your dad goes on a trip for his business meetings or simply hits the road with his pals, he will have you to thank for never running out of battery juice on his portable devices. The Mophie Power station plus is one of the most reliable products in portable power. With a battery capacity of 6000 mAh that guarantees 2 extra charges, the device also looks slim and sophisticated. Coming with an attached 1 foot long cable compatible with micro USB and type C ports, it also features double charging dockets to get the job done fast.
Phillips Hue white LED starter kit
With everything going smart from phones to homes, its time to get your father into the race as well. One of the most useful tech gifts you can give your dad on this Father’s day is the Phillips Hue white LED starter kit. What can be called a baby step to having a smart home, the hue white starter kit not only saves power but also brings about the much needed tech savvy element into your home. From remotely controlling lights to fixing switching patterns and saving power, the kit is now compatible with Amazon’s Alexa which makes it respond to voice commands as well.
If your dad loves his retro games and misses the classics, then the 2DS from Nintendo will undoubtedly make it to his bunch of cherished possessions. The 2DS from Nintendo combines all the features of Nintendo DS and 3DS into one swell package.What sets the 3DS apart from the 2DS is just the 3D feature. But if your dad is a retro gamer, then he would appreciate a ticket to the past with games like The legend of Zelda, Mario Kart and Super Mario.