The Razer Kraken TE headset features 360 audio technology from THX, delivering spatial audio awareness for intense gameplay and even theater watching. It also features cooling gel earcups for long gaming or work sessions. The 3.5mm jack that connects via USB audio converter can also be used on its own for connectivity to a wide variety of devices. $99.99
Rock Dock Natural Phone Charging Dock keeps your phone upright and accessible while it charges. Each Rock Dock is made from reclaimed granite, brushed aluminum, and a smooth beach stone and is available with Lightning, Micro USB, and USB-C cables. $49.50
The Ekster Traceable Wallet 3.0 is a cool voice-activated smart wallet that allows users to ring their wallet or find it on a map. The wallet uses a solar-powered tracking solution, which on a full charge can last up to two months.
There's a new version of the popular LumiCharge, with the introduction of the LumiCharge II. It includes a universal phone charging dock, a wireless charging surface and an extra USB port as well as providing LED light in three different colors and a motion sensor night light. $119
The Lockly Secure Pro features a unique randomized digital keypad every time the lock is approached. It's compatible with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa allowing you to check the status as well as lock and unlock simply using your voice. It includes wireless door sensors for real-time, accurate information on the status of your door, whether it's securely shut or still open. And it has an advanced biometric 3D fingerprint sensor ensures accuracy and speed with locking or unlocking your door. You can also open with a traditional key. $299.99 to $329.99
The Plott & Cubit is perfect for the DIY dad always doing projects around the house. It has an Extended Reality (XR) Platform to allow users to conceptualize, design and measure in the virtual world via the LetsPlott app, as well as dual laser measurements (height and width) and dimensioning wheel for irregular shapes ensure highly accurate capturing no matter the room. $109.99
The Cleer Ally wireless buds are the brand's newest product with earwings that tuck into the ear to keep them in place even when working out. The buds provide 10 hours of playback on one charge. They are housed in a charging case that charges the earbuds for an additional 20 hours of use. $149.99
The Embark dog DNA test from Chewy.com is a cool way to do complete breakdown of the breed mix that makes a dog unique, with over 160 genetic conditions your dog may be at risk for. Not only will you know what makes your pup look, shed, and play the way he does, but it will also help you provide targeted care by knowing his specific health needs. Designed by experts in partnership with Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine. $189
The TomTom Go Comfort personal navigation device is affordable and includes deep learning technology that learns drivers' habits and predicts when they're likely to drive to frequent destinations. It also includes TomTom MyDrive to plan trips easily, create routes and more. $179.99 for the 5-inch version and $199.99 for the 6-inch version.
The Marley Get Together BT speaker has a built-in rechargeable battery, Bluetooth, and a 3.5mm input. The fabric cover and natural bamboo front and back panels are beautiful and sustainable for the eco-friendly dad. $179.99
From family videos to his favorite classics or films today, Dad can kick back, unwind and enjoy an immersive video experience with the Home Cinema 2150. Delivering bright, vibrant, Full HD images up to 11 feet-–four times larger than a 60-inch flat panel-–the Home Cinema 2150 can be used outdoors for family movie nights, or indoors for everyday streaming of movies, games, and more wirelessly. Offering a built-in speaker and vertical lens shift. $699.99
The Peak Design Tech Pouch is perfect for storing the tech accessories of your daily life. Clam shell style opening maximizes internal space while exterior handles allow for easy opening and holding. Cables and external storage units find homes in one of many divided spaces and SD cards, smaller batteries and styluses conveniently tuck away in elastic accessory loops. External zip pocket has a cable pass through for easy device charging and the 200D recycled nylon canvas shell is waterproof and aesthetically clean. $59.95
The [Fuse] Chicken Shield Stainless Steel Chainmail Charging Chord is for the dad who keeps ruining his charging cords. It has more than 10,000 lightweight stainless steel chainmail links protecting the wires, so no more cord fraying. And it is offered in a lightning connector or a USB-C version. $29.95-$34.95
The Professional Spinner Carry-On from eBags is an office in a bag. It holds laptops up to 15.6", has an extra pocket for your pro-size tablet, plus a place for documents, business cards, and your other business travel must-haves. It includes carry-on features such as .75" expansion, compression straps, and a built-in wet pocket for a toiletry kit, gym clothes, or hotel pool essentials. $239.99
For dads who demand the latest wireless everything, Razer's Mamba Wireless mouse has the most advanced 5G optical see sensor, 50-hr battery life, Chroma lighting and seven buttons of programming efficiency. It's fast and accurate and can be used in wired mode too.
The Radius is a great way to fight mosquitoes. With no sprays, lotions, DEET, or open flames and no smell, the Radius creates a 10' x 10' zone of mosquito protection. It's rechargeable, smaller than a can of soda, and TSA-approved for either checked bags or carry-on luggage. The Radius is EPA approved and ideal for any backyard BBQ or summer porch hangout. $49.99
ARRIS SURFboard SB8300 Cable Modem and Wi-Fi Router
The ARRIS SURFboard SB8300 Cable Modem & Wi-Fi Router. It's designed for virtual reality, streaming Ultra HD, and high-performance online gaming with bandwidth to spare. Dad can add SURFboard skills to his Alexa network to manage his Wi-Fi setting. $119.99
1MORE wireless headphones allow users to make phone calls, listen to their favorite songs, and enjoy a streamlined design with 6.5 hours of play/talk time in a single charge, and can also be fully charged up to 3 times in 70 minutes with the included charging case. $99.99
The OneStep+ is a new Polaroid instant camera with more ways to play. An evolution of the OneStep 2, the OneStep+ connects to the Polaroid Originals app via Bluetooth® wireless technology, unlocking six creative tools. Discover double exposure and light painting features, plus next-level control with remote trigger and manual mode. $119.99
The Bluesound Pulse Flex 2iis a versatile, ultra-compact wireless speaker. Users can place a pair in any room or pair them together for stereo sound. By attaching the optional rechargeable FLEX battery pack, listeners can use it anywhere. $299.99
The Sure Petcare Animo Activity & Behavior Monitor records your pup's movements and behavior for you to keep track. This lightweight tracker attaches to your dog's collar and forwards all of the information to an Android or iOS app. Keep on top of the exercise, food, or sleep your pup's been getting and determine if a corrective course of action is needed. $79.99
Does dad know his origins? 23andMe is a DNA kit that unlocks family history, explores heritage, and offer insights into the user's health and traits. You can opt for the $99 Ancestry Service that provides an ancestry breakdown of their DNA from more than 1,000 worldwide regions.
And there is the Health + Ancestry Service for $199 that provides a more comprehensive understanding of their genetic makeup, with 125+ reports about Genetic Health Risks including late-onset Alzheimer's disease and BRCA1/BRCA2 (selected variants); Carrier Status including Cystic Fibrosis; Wellness Reports, including caffeine consumption and sleep movement; and Traits Reports, including likelihood to have a fear of heights and wake up time.
The Sawyer Micro Squeeze Filter is a compact and lightweight personal filtration system removing 99.999% of bacteria and protozoa found in fresh water, eliminating the need to lug bottled water and ensuring access to clean water for the outdoorsy dad. $27.99
MEATER+ is a leave-in meat thermometer. It stays inserted throughout the cooking with no wires, allowing for use in an oven, on a grill, or in a rotisserie. Simply insert the MEATER+ probe into the meat, pair with the app, set up the cook preference, and wait for a notification when it is time to remove from the heat. MEATER+ is also equipped with Alexa capabilities, allowing users to ask for status updates on their cook time. $99
Epson FastFoto Wireless High-speed Photo and Document Scanning System
For the sentimental dad with thousands of memories stored away, the FastFoto FF-680W makes digitizing photos, documents, and kids' artwork simple. Rather than scanning one by one on a flatbed scanner, the FastFoto batch scans photos--36 at a time, the same size as a roll of film. Scanning as fast as one photo per second, front and back to save cherished family notes, the FastFoto helps the entire family quickly digitize, organize, and share treasured photos stress free. Custom software brightens faded images and removes red eye. $599.99
The Nomatic 40L travel bag is part of the vast Nomatic collection that works for overnight trips or longer vacations. The 40L packs enough for 3-7 days. It raised more than $3 million on Kickstarter, and it doubles as a backpack or duffel. $269.99
The Bluesound Pulse Flex 2i is a portable wireless multi-room music streaming speaker. Users can place a pair in any room or pair them together for stereo sound. By attaching the optional rechargeable FLEX battery pack, it has a long use time. $299 on Amazon.
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