Buying a Father’s Day gift for a tech-savvy dad can be tricky, especially when there are dozens of useful tech items to choose from. To make your search for the perfect gift easier, we have rounded up our favourite tech-related items that would put a smile on your Dad’s face.
Whether he is interested in fitness, likes to snap photos of the family, or enjoys gaming, we’ve got you covered. From helpful smart home assistants to high-capacity memory cards, here are the best Fathers’ Day tech gifts for 2020:
Say I love you this Father’s Day with the help of Google. Start living in the future with the voice-controlled Google Nest Mini 2nd Generation smart speaker. It’s compact and comes equipped with Google Assistant. Just say OK Google, and your Dad will be able to set reminders, listen to his favourite music, ask for news updates, and hear his personalised schedule. Just ask and get the best of Google. Available here.
Does your dad enjoy taking photographs? The MyMemory Premium High Speed SD cards are a perfect fit for your DSLR, digital camera, camcorder and SD compatible PC. These cards offer super-fast read and write speeds and are ideal for 4K Ultra High-Definition video, large RAW photos and burst-mode photography. Up to 128GB of capacity ensures plenty of space to capture an entire shoot. Available here.
Is your Dad active? Then the Xiaomi Mi Band 4 Smart Fitness Tracker would make a great gift. Offering numerous facilities and features, the Xiaomi Mi Band 4 is an affordable fitness tracker which helps you to improve your overall health. With AMOLED colour full-touch display, multiple fitness modes, and a heart rate and sleep monitor, this fitness watch is ultimately a personal trainer on your wrist. Available here.
Help your Dad improve his existing laptop or computer with the Kingston A400 SSD Drive. Kingston’s A400 solid-state drive dramatically improves the responsiveness of your existing system with incredible boot, loading and transfer times compared to mechanical hard drives. It is ideal for desktops and notebooks and is 10x faster than a traditional hard drive. Available here.
Don’t let your Dad second guess his measurements around the house. The Measure Star 3-in-1 tape measure enables you to measure virtually anything, fast and easy. It is a more modern and innovative way to measure faster, easier, and more effectively. No need for one of the flimsy metal tape measures that can only measure straight surfaces. Let Measure Star do all the work. Available here.
The SanDisk Extreme A2 V30 Micro SD Card is the perfect partner for your Dad’s Android smartphone, action camera or drone. The super-fast SanDisk Extreme microSDXC memory card reads up to 160MB/s and writes up to 90MB/s. Plus, its A2-rated, so you can get fast application performance for an exceptional smartphone experience. Help to maximise the performance of your Dad’s device! Available here.
Give your Dad the gift of sound this Father’s Day with a pair of wireless earphones. These stylish oneo Bluetooth Wireless Earphones feature auto-pairing and a built-in Mic all encased in a lightweight design. Let your Dad enjoy his favourite music whenever, wherever. With a single button control feature, these headphones are easy to use and have a long-lasting battery. Available here.
Is it time to upgrade your TV? Expand your home entertainment without buying a new TV. The Google Chromecast 3rd Generation lets you turn your TV into a smart TV. With just a push of a button, you can stream from your iOS or Android device to your TV. Enjoy TV shows, movies, videos, songs, games, sports and more from over 1,000 apps like Netflix, YouTube, Spotify and BBC iPlayer. Available here.
We all suffer from a flat phone battery from time to time, so why not invest in a portable power bank for your Dad to charge his devices with on the go. The Anker PowerCore 20,000mAh Power Bank can charge up to 2 devices simultaneously and includes Power IQ and Fast Charge for intuitive charging. It provides enough power to keep you going for over 46 extra hours! Available here.
if he owns a PS4, then a PS4 gaming headset would be a great addition to his gaming setup. The PRO4-80 is a robust stereo gaming headset designed for the PlayStation 4 system. This diverse gaming headset has a removable microphone giving the option of a fully functional gaming headset with chat and game sound or a audio only for listening to your favourite songs. Available here.
FIT Plus provides expanded data storage for your everyday devices while preserving portability and style. Once it goes into your PC, laptop, Smart TV, or your car, leave it there as long as you wish. The compact design keeps it out of the way, less likely to be accidentally removed. If your Dad is the kind of guy who always needs to have valuable data with him, this Flash Drive would make a great gift. Available here.
Is your Dad currently working from home? Perhaps he regularly hosts conference calls and needs to upgrade his equipment for online meetings? Then a good quality webcam is a great device to include within your home office setup. This compact Webcam provides a clear and stable image quality with Full HD specification, ideal for videoconferencing and chatting with family. Available here.