From teeing off in style to personal security, these are the gizmos dads can’t live without:
With a raise-to-wake colour screen, distance and hazard tracking and flyover views of each hole on 38,000 courses around the world, the Golf Buddy WTX ticks a lot of boxes for the smart golfer at home. The smartwatch also has a GPS course and hole-recognition feature that lets the watch move to the next hole automatically.
HP Sprocket 2-in-1
Nothing beats a pocket printer to make time spent with friends instantly memorable. The HP Sprocket 2-in-1 slides into your pocket and can print sharable 2x3 inch (5x7.6 cm) snapshots or stickers. It requires Zink paper, meaning there’s no ink and saves photos digitally through its built-in SD card slot.
Jabra Elite Sport
Fitness tracking headphones
These wireless earbuds are designed for athletes, but work perfectly for a dad who takes fitness seriously. It comes with features like a built-in heartrate monitor, sensors to track steps while running, and advanced fitness analysis. The little gadget also comes with external noise cancellation, answers incoming calls and fits securely on the ears at all times.
With this multi-purpose wearable equipped with an infrared sensor, accelerometer, GPS and range detector, a tech-savvy dad is never lost. It connects to a smartphone that can be used to sound an intruder alert and track objects or people. It can be used as a fitness tracker, a thermometer, a smartphone lock, an SOS transmitter, motion detector, an ultraviolet light, and more.