Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas for Techy Dads

In Australia Father’s Day is just days away and for some people they are still thinking of what to get for Father’s Day. I have compiled some ideas that are worth buying or checking out if you haven’t done your shopping yet!

Parrot Rolling Spider


Perhaps your dad is still used to the old school remote control toys and haven’t seen the newer ones. Now is the best time to introduce him to new school – the Rolling Spider from Parrot is a great start. It’s a mini drone, battery operated and controlled by an app. It’s capable of flying both indoors and outdoors and features removable wheels allowing it to roll from floor to ceiling. RRP: $139.99

Enerplex Surfr for iPhone 6Surfr-Iphone-6-duo-angled-OrangeREFLECTThe Enerplex Surfr is a battery case for the iPhone 6. What’s unique about this is that it has a built-in solar panel for emergency recharge, great for outdoor usage! RRP: $134.99

ZAGG Folio

x03_folio_air.png.pagespeed.ic.YuVoW8HmXsIt’s a backlit tablet keyboard case for the iPad and is one of the thinnest keyboards available. You can also tilt it 135-degrees of multiple viewing angles. The leather-textured cover protects the iPad and keyboard from dings and scratches while keeping it stylish. RRP: $119.95

Fitbit Flex


The Fitbit Flex is a smartband that tracks your steps, distance and calories burned and also monitors your sleep and even use it as an alarm. You access your stats wirelessly with computers and select mobile devices. RRP: $129

Fitbit Charge HR

Charge_HR_Black_3Q_Front_HR_72DPI_no_shadowThe Fitbit Charge HR is a more advanced Flex. Apart from basic movements it reads, it can also detect your heart rate and floors you climbed. RRP: $199.95

Tom Tom GO60 GPS Unit


The GO60 is Android powered navigation unit that’s by far one of the most responsive GPS with gorgeous interface. It also has a big 6-inch display and lifetime maps so you’ll always be driving with the latest maps. RRP: $249

Motorola Nexus 6MOTO-NEXUS-HERO-CARD-540w0ftz8d8

While the new Nexus is just around the corner, the Nexus 6 is still one of the top phones in the market today not only because of the specs but also because it’s running pure stock Android meaning you won’t get all the unwanted apps and you’ll also get the updates faster compared to other phones. RRP: $690-$880 (price varies)

LG G4lg-g4

The G4 is a sleek 5.5-inch phone the packs a QHD display, 16MP camera and running Android 5.1 lollipop. It also has one of the best camera phone on the market, if not, it’s the best I’ve used so far. It also comes with a leather back option to match your style. RRP: $929

Apple Watch

w38ss-sbwh-selLet’s say your dad owns an iPhone, well partner it with an Apple Watch if he doesn’t have it yet. It’s a classy looking smartwatch that syncs to the iPhone and gathers the notifications that’s coming from the phone. It tracks your movements as well as heart rate and a bunch more. $499


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