Dads and tech: It’s a cliché. But it’s also true! Who wants a tie when there’s a new Sonos speaker, or a book when there’s a Galaxy Tab S3 on sale? This year, be the best kind of cliché and get dad a gift he’ll want.
Samsung Galaxy S8
If Dad needs the best of everything, look no further. The Galaxy S8 is the best phone you can buy right now, both because it’s beautiful, fast, and has one of the best cameras on the market. Samsung did a lot to improve its flagship phone this year, including outfitting it with a huge Infinity Display and adding ultra-fast iris scanning abilities. The future is here.
from $725 Buy Now
Nest Learning Thermostat
What do you mean dad can’t control the thermostat from the couch — at home or at the cottage? Nest’s Learning Thermostat is easy to set up and incredibly useful, connecting to the internet so dad can turn on the AC from anywhere. The Android app works really well with all of Nest’s other products, too, and it’s always being updated with new features.
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Sony RX100 V
Dad’s phone may take great photos (especially if it’s a Galaxy S8), but nothing compares to the versatility of a great point-and-shoot. The Sony RX100 V is a DSLR in the shell of a compact camera. Featuring a 20MP sensor and some of the fastest autofocus on the market, the RX100 V takes beautiful shots in any situation, and the 24-70mm lens means you don’t have to be right in front of the subject to capture it.
$998 Buy Now
The best phone accessories
Your dad’s new Galaxy S8 needs some accessories, including a great case and a way to charge it without wires. We’ve got all the best accessories for his new phone, including this amazing convertible