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Father’s Day is meant to be a day to celebrate your dad and everything he has done for you in your life. However, more often than not, it can be a mad scramble to find him a gift he will actually like and not just another tie or shirt he’ll throw somewhere in his closet and never think about again. This can be particularly challenging if your dad doesn’t really love the more traditional Father’s Day gifts and instead prefers something a bit more techie. Luckily, there are a ton of cool options that you might just want to buy one for yourself as well.
Tech gadgets fall across basically every spectrum of potential dad hobbies, from cooking to gardening to fitness and coffee. Whatever hobby your dad is into, there is tech gift sure to impress him. With a dad who has filled his empty nest with DIY home improvement and gardening, I can assure you that there will be the right gift for him that scratches both the tech itch and fits their personal tastes. Scroll through below to check out the best Father’s Day gifts for tech-loving dads below.
Canon Zoom Digital Monocular
When it comes to shooting video, taking pictures or even just getting a closer look at something far away, the Canon Zoom Digital Monocular is one of the most unique items you can find. The device has three different telephoto lenses you can switch between for up to 400mm of optical zoom and up to 800mm of digital zoom. Furthermore, you can shoot HD video and take still images with the press of a button. The Canon Monocular can also connect to a smart device or laptop via Bluetooth or WiFi so you can quickly take a look at all the videos or pictures you took. The smart device connection allows you to use the device remotely as well.
Buy Canon Zoom Digital Monocular at Best Buy, $280
Nixon Dork Too
For dads that have an eye for fashion, Nixon has a number of quality watches that are both stylish and technologically powerful. The Nixon Dork Too is a unique watch from the company that comes with a digital display as well as a large speaker. At the press of a button, you can hear the watch tell you out loud what time it is. You can also hear the date and a number of different notifications. The Nixon Dork Too comes in Rose Gold and All Black so you can get one for your dad that will better fit his, I’m sure, very complex color palette.
Buy Nixon Dork Too at Nixon, $150
Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug
This is a gift for Father’s Day that I might get myself as well. The Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug ensures that your coffee, tea or assorted hot drink will remain the exact same temperature that you want no matter how long you leave it out. This is a near-perfect gift considering the window for actually enjoying a cup of tea that won’t burn your tongue or be freezing cold is approximately 45 seconds. The smart mug can keep your hot drink precisely the temperature you want down to the degree for …….