Father’s Day is fast approaching and there’s still time to buy your beloved dad a sweet new gadget to show him how much you love him. That’s why we’ve rounded up the ten best Father’s Day tech deals right now. There’s something here for most budgets, even if you can spend a lot on your loved one. Read on as we take you through the highlights, and remember to order fast so you don’t miss out on the big day.
- Samsung Galaxy Tab A8: $200, was $230
- Garmin Instinct 2 — $250, was $350
- Apple Watch Series 8: $329, was $399
- Lorex Fusion 4K with 16 Camera Capacity (8 Wired + 8 Wi-Fi) 2TB NVR System with Bullet Cameras – $420, was $543
- Dell Inspiron 15 Laptop: $330, was $430
- Sony WH-1000XM5 Headphones: $350, was $400
- Oura Ring Gen 3 — $359, was $399
- Sonos Beam (Gen 2) — $399, was $499
- LG 70-inch 4K TV: $498, was $648
- Microsoft Surface Pro 7+: $600, was $930
- Aventon Aventure Stepper Electric Bike: $1,500, was $2,000
Samsung Galaxy Tab A8: $200, was $230
While it’s the Plus version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 that features in our look at the best tablets, the standard variety is still worth a look. Sparing your dad the need to pull out his laptop or squint at a small phone screen, the Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 offers a large 10.5-inch LCD screen and all the useful features you’d expect. 128GB of storage means plenty of room for all of your dad’s favorite apps, as well as games. A long battery life and fast charging also save you from needing a power source too often.
Garmin Instinct 2 — $250, was $350
One of Garmin’s best rugged watches, the Garmin Instinct 2 is ideal for the active dad. Whether you like to run, hike, or swim, this smartwatch has you covered. It’s water-rated to 100 meters, as well as temperature and shock resistant thanks to its fiber-reinforced polymer casing and scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla glass. With built-in sports apps, it will track any workout you can think of while also providing tracking of your heart rate, sleep, Pulse Ox, breathing, and much more. Up to 21 days of battery life in smartwatch mode is great, but you also get up to 22 hours in GPS mode, beating out other smartwatches.
Apple Watch Series 8: $329, was $399
The Apple Watch Series 8 is one of the best smartwatches around, and it’s essential if your dad already has an iPhone. It looks great and at the same time is an excellent health companion. He monitors all sorts of things, from blood oxygen levels to heart rate. If your father suddenly has a low or high heart rate, he will receive a notification warning him of this. The same goes for any irregular heart rhythm problem. On top of that, he will keep track of all of his workouts and encourage him to do more to beat his previous records. Alternatively, if your dad is a bit older, the fall and crash detection is great peace of mind.
Lorex Fusion 4K with 16 Camera Capacity (8 Wired + 8 Wi-Fi) 2TB NVR System with Bullet Cameras – $420, was $543
Equipped with intelligent deterrence and two-way audio, the Lorex Fusion 4K 16-Channel NVR System lets you truly customize your home security setup. It includes 8 wired channels, 8 WiFi channels, and a suite of smart features to keep your home monitored and protected. 4K recording and color night vision ensure you get a clear picture, even during playback, and deterrence support means you can stop events before they happen. Motion-activated warning lights and remote-activated sirens will keep intruders at bay. The system is ideal for almost any type of property, home or business. You can also use the Lorex Home app to remotely monitor your fountains, offering convenient access from anywhere, anytime.
Dell Inspiron 15 Laptop: $330, was $430
Coming from one of the best laptop brands, if your dad’s current PC or laptop is getting a bit old, they’ll appreciate this Dell Inspiron 15. It has an 11th Gen Intel Core i3 processor, 8GB of memory and 256 GB of SSD storage. It is very suitable for browsing the web or writing some documents. A 15.6-inch Full HD display looks great with the help of its 120Hz refresh rate, while you also get roomy keys and a roomy trackpad. Ideal for the dad who wants a simple but well made laptop.
Sony WH-1000XM5 Headphones: $350, was $400
Some of the best headphones out there, the Sony WH-1000XM5 are great for the audiophile dad. They provide excellent sound thanks to precision-engineered drivers that ensure powerful bass but also deliciously clear mids and lows. Plus, it features best-in-class active noise cancellation from him so your dad won’t be disturbed while listening to his favorite albums from years gone by. Comfortable to wear, they also offer up to 30 hours of battery life, making them ideal for long trips. If your dad is often busy, he’ll appreciate Speak to Chat, which means that as soon as you start a conversation, the headphones will stop to allow ambient sound.
Oura Ring Gen 3 — $359, was $399
If your dad is happy with his watch but likes the idea of smart wearables, the Oura Ring Gen 3 is an attractive bet. The ring is lighter than a conventional ring so you will hardly notice it. Its sensors can monitor sleep, activity, recovery, temperature trends, heart rate, and even stress, making it more of a full-fledged health tracking device than a smartwatch. Up to seven days of battery life means maintenance is pretty low too, so it soon becomes a part of one’s life.
Sonos Beam (Gen 2) — $399, was $499
Sonos makes some of the best soundbars around, so they’re great for dad’s home theater setup. This sound bar uses advanced audio processing so you get balanced wall-to-wall sound at any volume level. Turn on Night Sound and you can still hear dialogue and other key elements of a movie or show without disturbing the rest of the family—perfect for a late-night dad. Oscar-winning sound engineers have worked on the soundbar so it really sounds great with Dolby Atmos support helping further. There’s also support for Alexa and Google Assistant to control other smart home devices.
LG 70-inch 4K TV: $498, was $648
LG makes a lot of the best TVs around, so you’re buying your dad a reliable one here. This 70-inch LG 4K TV has an a5 Gen 5 AI processor that can enhance the picture and sound of whatever you’re watching. There’s also Active HDR (HDR10 Pro) that automatically adjusts the quality of what you’re seeing on a scene-by-scene basis. A dedicated Game Optimizer mode is perfect for gaming, while there are also sports alerts with real-time updates from your favorite teams.
Microsoft Surface Pro 7+: $600, was $930
Take a look at the differences between the Microsoft Surface Pro 7+ and the Surface Pro 7 and you’ll instantly see why the Microsoft Surface Pro 7+ is so hot. The laptop has an Intel Core i3 processor, 8 GB of memory and 128 GB of SSD storage. The real draw comes from its 12.3-inch touchscreen with a 2736 x 1824 resolution. It looks great and is just as great to use. A versatile kickstand means you can adjust it nearly 180 degrees or use it as a tablet by removing the keyboard cover. It’s also lightweight and is sure to be the kind of thing that will wow your dad.
Aventon Aventure Stepper Electric Bike: $1,500, was $2,000
For the dad who loves to bike everywhere but also wants to get a little help with the hills, there’s the Aventon Aventura Stepper Electric Bike. No terrain is too rough here with a suspension fork that has a bump that soaks up 80mm of travel. It can travel up to 20 MPH out of the box or you can set it to class 3 to get up to 28 MPH. An easy-to-use color LCD display shows speed, battery charge level and pedal assist level, along with distance traveled at all times. It’s great for exploring the local area in style.