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Best gift ideas for Father's Day
It's time to mark the day on your calendar because Father's Day is almost here.
If you dread looking for a gift for Dad every year, don't worry; let us help you pick the best gift ideas.
Forget the "#1 Dad" mug; get some Tech
We know that playing it safe is highly tempting, especially when choosing a gift for Dad.
However, tech gifts are among the top choices for Father's Day for a good reason, they stimulate natural curiosity, and they are the type of gift that Dad will use throughout the year.
Finding the best gift for him can be a detective game of some sorts: what are his hobbies? What does he read while he's drinking his evening coffee? Or what are his favourite video games?
Just like dads, tech gifts come in every type, model and size, but let us help you narrow down your options based on your dad’s hobbies.
Comfy and simple
This type of Dad is awesome (is there a type that isn't?). He works hard, but when it comes to relaxing, he loves nothing more than to sit down and have a long streaming session, read a book or enjoy a good historical documentary. Let us give you some choices so he can sit back and relax this Father's Day.
HP Chromebook 14 a-nd0020ca
The HP Chromebook 14 a-nd0020ca can be one of the best gifts for Dad, especially with its easy-to-use OS that allows integration between android apps with a focus on entertainment. With almost up to 10 hours of battery life and a practical multimedia card, this device is the first thing your Dad will think of when he just wants to sit down and enjoy a show.
- Chrome OS™ is one of the most secure and compatible options when surfing the Web or downloading apps
- The AMD 3000 Series processor gives you great power for entertainment or work
- The 14” micro-edge display allows more screen spaces for all your viewing needs
HyperX Cloud Flight Wireless Headset
Give Dad the freedom to listen to music, audiobooks and movies without wires, with the HyperX Cloud Flight Wireless Headset. This high-fidelity wireless headset is affordable and built for comfort, with extra comfortable memory foam ear cushions, adjustable steel slider and 90-degree rotating ear cups. Tested on gamers, Dad can be confident he can binge-watch his favourite shows all day and night with the 30-hour battery life this wireless headset offers.
- Up to 20m range that guarantees crystal clear audio even when away from the screen
- Memory foam ear cushions that give great comfort in long sessions
- Get in touch with Dad with the detachable noise-cancelling mic
HP ENVY x360 15-es0004ca FHD convertible laptop
The HP ENVY x360 15-es0004ca FHD convertible laptop provides Dad with the ultimate in power and flexibility. With its 360-degree hinge, Dad can surf in laptop mode, stream in tent mode or read in tablet mode. Powered by a high-performance INTEL processor and featuring a high-resolution FHD screen and dual speakers with exceptional audio by Bang & Olufsen, Dad is certain to be the coolest and most connected person in town.
- High performance and great connectivity with the 11th Gen Intel® Core™ processor
- Up to 10 hours of battery life to enjoy content on the FHD IPS display
- Your dad will look sharp as possible in all of his meetings with the HP Enhanced Lighting App
Men at work
Is your dad one of those people that is always planning the next home improvement project? This Father's Day, why not give him a new way to prepare his projects and bring his ideas to life? Here are a few tech ideas that Dad will love.
HP ENVY Pro 6475 All-In-One Printer
Never underestimate the power of capturing your ideas on paper. An easy-to-set-up printer like the HP ENVY Pro 6475 All-In-One can be one of the best tech ideas, and one that Dad will certainly find useful.
- Comes with print, copy or scan capabilities
- Get it fast with a print speed of up to 10 ppm (black) and 7 ppm (colour)
- Connect with Bluetooth® or self-healing Wi-Fi™ that will help you fix any connectivity issues
- Direct to your door delivery of HP Instant Ink
HP 935 Creator Wireless Mouse
Give Dad the freedom to create with the HP 935 Creator, a precision mouse with programmable buttons, ergonomic design, and battery life that lasts up to 12 weeks. He can also ditch the mouse pad, as the track-on-glass sensor allows him to work anywhere, even on glass surfaces.
- Enjoy the connection with up to 3 devices via Bluetooth or USB-A Nano-dongle
- 7 programmable buttons to fit your routine
- Up to 12 weeks of battery life thanks to the intelligent standby mode
HP EliteBook 840 Aero G8 Notebook PC
The HP EliteBook 840 Aero G8 Notebook PC can be one of the best gifts ideas for Dad: it is powerful enough to drive software like AutoCAD, has a sleek design that allows you to take it anywhere, including the workshop, and has a long-lasting battery that can get you through the day with a single charge. You can even make it the gift that keeps on giving by adding an HP Care Pack extended warranty.
- Intel® Core™ i7 1165G7 (11th Generation)
- 16GB of RAM for the most demanding applications
- A fail-proof 512GB Solid State Drive
- Battery life of up to 12 hours and 30-minute fast charging
For the dad who wants it all
Gamer dads are on the rise! And we cannot tell you how exciting this news is for gamer sons and daughters. “Want to play co-op?” may be the sweetest words a gamer can hear from their father, so if you want to help Dad get that high score, we got you covered with these gaming tech gifts for Father's Day.
OMEN 15 Gaming Laptop
Set your graphics to Ultra and get ready to knock it out of the park with the OMEN by HP 15-en1008ca FHD Gaming Laptop. We know, we know; it may be a little out of budget, but it’ll pay off when you see your dad’s face brighten up with a display with a 144Hz refresh rate and a 1080p resolution.
- Elite gaming with the AMD Ryzen™ 5000 H series processor
- The GeForce RTX™ 3060 brings you the best performance with Ray Tracing Cores and Tensor Cores
- The DTS: X® Ultra Technology produces 3D sound through any headset
HyperX Cloud II - Gaming Headset
If “silence” is a usual request from your dad, he’ll love this suggestion for Father's Day. The comfort of the signature memory foam, an aluminum frame that will stay in place even in the most intense gaming sessions, and the detachable noise-cancelling mic are some of the reasons he’ll love the HyperX Cloud II - Gaming Headset.
- HyperX Virtual 7.1 Surround Sound
- Hear every detail with the 53 mm drivers
- Crystal clear communication with noise-cancelling mic
While we are sure he’ll enjoy any choice from the list, the best complement to all these cool gifts for Dad is taking some time to use them with him.
Got the gaming laptop? Set it up with him and play a round or two. Decided on a printer? Why not bond with Dad by printing a family picture with him right away? Learning along with him will bring you closer together. We also guarantee that these tech gifts will get more use than the #1 Dad mug sitting at the back of the kitchen cabinet.