Are you stuck for ideas of what to buy your Dad for Father’s Day this year?
If your Dad is interested in Tech and Gadgets then we’ve got a few suggestions for you.
If your Dad enjoys listening to the radio then why not surprise him with a new one for Father’s Day? The Goodmans Canvas features both DAB digital and FM radio functionality. It features a beautifully simple design and is very portable. All you need to get going with it are 4xAA batteries. Check out our Goodmans Canvas review to see what we thought.
Goodmans NOD DAB+ Digital Clock Radio
Another suggestion for Dad’s that love to listen to the radio is the NOD DAB+ which is also from Goodmans. This one isn’t just a radio, it also features a digital clock and alarm. There’s also USB slots allow charging of devices such as a phone or tablet. A sleep timer lets the radio automatically turn off while an aux-in socket lets music be played from another device. Check out our Goodmans NOD DAB+ Digital Clock Radio review to see what we thought.
Microsoft Band 2
If your Dad is into fitness or is looking to get into shape then you might want to consider the Microsoft Band 2. With 11 advanced sensors the Band can track every movement. It monitors heart rate, number of steps, distance moved, calories burnt and even elevation and the UV index. It can be linked to most phones via Bluetooth where you can check out even more statistics. The Band 2 will also inform of incoming calls, text messages and a whole lot more. As well as tracking a whole variety of sports it even has the ability to guide through workouts. Check out the Microsoft Store for more information or to order a Microsoft Band 2. Be sure to check out the size guide before ordering!
NOW TV box
Is your Dad into his TV? Simply connect the NOW TV box to a Wi-Fi network and immediately get access to a whole range of apps including BBC iPlayer, ITV, All 4, Demand 5, YouTube and even Facebook, Spotify and Flickr. You can also purchase passes for Sky Movies, Entertainment and Sports. For more details check out the official NOW TV website.
Revell Control Quadcopter Steady Quad Cam
Fancy getting your Dad something a little different this year? The Quadcopter Steady Quad Cam from Revell Control is a perfect choice for a first drone. There’s a barometric height sensor allowing you to keep the drone at a specified height. This lets you focus on learning to control it without having to worry about keeping it in the air. There’s also an on-board camera with a resolution of 1280×720 capable of taking photo’s and video. Once you’ve mastered the controls the built-in flip stunt is great fun. Available from Argos and all good toy and model retailers. For details visit the Revell website.
Under Armour Headphones Wireless
Does your Dad like to listen to music? Why not treat him to a decent pair of headphones. Engineered by JBL these headphones are designed by athletes for athletes. They are sweat-proof and built to withstand any workout, while guaranteed to be the most comfortable headphones you’ll ever wear. They’ll never hurt, fall out, or get in your way. They are also Bluetooth enabled freeing you from wires and distractions. A 3-button mic handles volume, music/calls, and works with both iPhone and Android devices. Available from JBL UK.
Western Digital My Passport X 2TB
If you’re Dad is into his PC or Xbox One gaming then he’s probably always complaining about running out of storage space. The My Passport X from Western Digital features 2TB of storage which is enough for around 50 average sized games. It’s nice and small so very portable and can also be used as a backup solution. Check out our Western Digital My Passport X 2TB review to see what we thought of it.
Y-Cam HomeMonitor HD
Buy your Dad one of these and he’ll be able to keep an eye on things no matter where he is. With free cloud storage the Y-Cam keeps a week long archive of all goings on. Setup notifications to come to a phone and view the archives and even a live feed. There’s even an automatic night vision feature. It’s a great way to keep an eye on a home, pets, kids or business. Check our our Y-Cam HomeMonitor HD review to see what we thought of it.