Tech gifts can be a lot of fun, whether your dad prefers to be hands-on with a drone or use technology in a different way, such as with an HD TV. Browse this list to find a gift that dad will truly appreciate. If you still haven’t found what you’re looking for, browse additional Father’s Day gifts for more options.
1. Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller
When the grass that was once green begins to turn yellow and dry, despite his best efforts to routinely water the lawn, dad may feel a bit discouraged. This eight-zone smart sprinkler controller can help him regain his confidence and will keep his yard looking its best. As long as he has an Android, iOS, or laptop, dad can enjoy full access to the sprinkler system even if he’s not home. This Rachio sprinkler schedules itself and automatically waters based on local weather forecasts. It’s also EPA WaterSense certified and can help him save big on outdoor water use. Not quite what you had in mind for dad? Browse more Father’s Day gifts to find him a present he’ll really appreciate.
2. Sony XBR65X930D 65-Inch 4K HDR Ultra HD TV
Whether he prefers sports or a favorite TV show, this 65-inch TV should keep him happy for hours on end. Treat dad to a new TV viewing experience complete with 4K technology. The result is a bright, clear, and ultra vivid picture with exceptional colors. In addition to its slender profile, this 4K TV stands out for features such as a slim backlight drive and an extensive brightness range. If you think dad would prefer something else, browse more options in Amazon’s Father’s Day electronics gift guide.
Price: $2,998.00 (40 percent off MSRP)
3. Lumo Lift Posture Coach and Activity Tracker
Good posture is essential during the day. Unfortunately, many of us tend to slouch or go about the day without paying much attention to how tall we’re sitting and standing. If your dad could use a good posture reminder, the Lumo Lift is an excellent choice. The device tracks posture along with distance and steps covered and calories burned. Gentle vibrations give him a reminder when it’s time to sit up straight and stand tall. He can wear it under clothing or as a fashionable accessory thanks to its discreet design. Shopping on a tight budget? Consider more great gifts for dad under $100.
4. Amazon Echo
Amazon Echo is more than your typical home audio speaker. For starters, it can be activated even across the room thanks to far-field voice recognition technology. Dad can also ask it the latest sports scores, get weather and traffic reports, and even have it order pizza. Of course he can use it to play his favorite songs as well. Amazon Echo is compatible with popular music services such as Prime Music, Spotify, and Pandora. The device can also be integrated with smart home programs such as WeMo, Wink, and Nest. Similar products include the newly introduced Amazon Tap and the Echo Dot, which is currently only available to Amazon Prime members.
5. Autel Robotics X-Star Premium Drone with 4K Camera, 1.2-Mile HD Live View & Hard Case
Has dad been hinting at a drone? This one’s on the pricier side, but its exceptional features and innovative technology make it a worthwhile investment. For example, it provides crystal clear pictures with 4K Ultra HD technology and HD Live View, which can stream over one mile away. The drone also comes with GPS outdoor navigation and reverts to the Starpoint Positioning System when GPS signals are no longer available. An innovative remote controller and user-friendly buttons gives dad full control. Check out the electronics gift guide for more great options for dad.
Price: $899.00 (25 percent off MSRP)
6. iRobot Roomba 980 Vacuum Cleaning Robot
Dad might actually volunteer to clean the house with help from this handy robot vacuum cleaner. Aside from an innovative navigation system with visual localization technology for superior guidance around the house, this handy vacuum cleaner features a powerful cleaning system with carpet boost technology to clean up even the toughest messes. It’s also the first iRobot vacuum cleaner to come with an app, allowing him to take charge even if he’s not home. Had something else in mind? Browse more gifts for dad on Amazon’s electronic gift guide.
7. Remington F5-5800 Rechargeable Foil with Interceptor Shaving Technology
Shaving just got easier for dad. This foil shaver features a unique pivot and flex technology that enables independent flexing. The result is that it seamlessly adjusts to the curved surfaces of the face. Another feature is a rechargeable battery that can last up to 60 minutes on a single charge. The razor features a pop-up detail trimmer and durable stainless steel blades for a clean shave. If you want a few more budget-friendly options, consider more electronic gifts under $100.
8. Apple Watch Sport
If he prefers a sportier style smart watch, this Apple Watch is a safe bet. The watch comes in a variety of colors and offers a number of innovative features. Examples include the ability to customize the watch face simply by touching it and instant connectivity with Siri for further assistance with a number of tasks. If he has Apple TV, he can control what he’s watching with the handy Remote app. Not what you had in mind? Browse more electronic gifts for dad.
Price: $299.49 (14 percent off MSRP)
9. Jabra Move Wireless Stereo Headset
He can simultaneously listen to his favorite songs and avoid missing phone calls with these headphones. The headphones are lightweight and adjustable and work well with most head types. He can connect the headphones to nearly any Bluetooth-ready device. An optional cord even allows him to take the headphones on flights if he prefers. Battery life consists of up to eight hours of talk time and 12 days of standby time.
Price: $69.99 (30 percent off MSRP)
10. ASUS Chromebook Flip 10.1-Inch Convertible 2 in 1 Touchscreen
If he prefers the power and performance of a laptop without the added bulk, this Asus 2-in-1 convertible touchscreen is an optimal choice. Features include a powerful 1.8 GHz processor, 4 GB RAM, and a 10.1-inch LED-lit screen. This device runs on a Chrome operating system and can be used to open/edit MS Office files. A 16 GB Solid State storage provides plenty of room for saving the essentials. Want more choices? Find dad a gift he’ll appreciate with the Father’s Day electronic gift guide.
Price: $269.00 (4 percent off MSRP)