Are you still looking for the perfect gift for dad? These tech deals could be the answer you're looking for.
Father’s Day 2017 is fast approaching. Not every dad loves all things tech, but regardless, having a new gadget can certainly grow on you. Remember, everyone hates an e-reader until they learn how to use it, and then it’s digital books forever.
If you’re stumped and haven’t bought a gift yet but plan to, check out this list of tech deals now on across Canada.
1) Garmin GPS
On sale now at Best Buy, Garmin’s DriveSmart 5” GPS is a great Father’s Day gift.
It features HD Digital Traffic provides traffic updates as often as every 30 seconds to keep you informed of possible delays. This 5" GPS has Active Lane Guidance, Bluetooth-enabled hands-free calling, and Fatigues Warning to help keep aware and alert for safer driving.
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Featuring a bright pinch-to-zoom display, this system comes with free lifetime map updates without ads or subscription fees.
Get traffic updates every 30 seconds, Bluetooth connectivity, voice-activated navigation and more.
2) UE Megabook Wireless Portable Speaker
Shop at The Source and save $70.00 on a wireless portable speaker from UE. Designed to “go wherever the party goes, whether you are on the beach or on top of a mountain,” this charcoal speaker is waterproof and comes equipped with a battery that lasts up to 20 hours.
3) Sony Bluetooth Headphones
Save $50.00 when you purchase Sony’s on-ear Bluetooth headphones at The Source. Dad can now listen to effortlessly to whatever he wants in peace, without interruption. These headphones are said to deliver “deep, punchy bass sounds” offering an “amazing listening experience”.
4) Garmin Dashcam
Does your dad always want all eyes on the road? Best Buy is now offering Garmin’s dashcam for $50.00. Get outstanding camera coverage that “delivers crisp HD high-quality footage of any road incidents” and keep in-the-know.
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The device’s G-sensor automatically saves footage of incidents on impact, and Dad can now be alerted when other cars that are getting too close, and when speed cameras are nearby.
5) Sirius XM Stratus 7 Radio and Vehicle Kit
Save $20 on this kit that brings SIRIUSXM to your vehicle. Dad can now discover 130 channels including commercial-free music, plus sports, talk and comedy. Easily move the radio from a car to the home or office, and take advantage of parental controls to easily block out or unlock any channel. Requires activation with purchase.
6 ) HP Laptop
Save $50.00 on an HP laptop from Best Buy. This deal includes a 1-year subscription to Office 365 Personal, all Microsoft Office 2016 applications, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook and 1TB of cloud storage. Get the family together on this one and give Dad a surprise he won’t forget.
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7) Kindle E-Reader
If your dad loves to read, an e-reader could be the way to go. Save 14% on a Kindle Paperwhite on Amazon.ca, complete with a built-in light and Wi-Fi.