Most of the readers of Profectio are involved in creating the technology of tomorrow, mobile, social gaming, eCommerce and so many other areas. You are the ones with multiple smartphone, always looking for the best source to know what is the next big trend and love your gadgets. With that in mind, we reached out to Future Shop’s Communications Manager, Elliot Chun for his list of gadget gift ideas for Father’s Day. Here’s a list of some great products you’ll want to make sure are on your “must have” list this year:
- Sennheiser Bluetooth Headphones (MM 550) – We all know how much Dad likes to talk, so why not get him something he can enjoy music on or call, even in noisy locations, thanks to extra-large ear cups, active noise cancellation and SRS Labs’ new SRS WOW HD technology. $599.99, Web ID: 10157005
- Sony Ericsson Xperia arc and PLAY – The Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY combines a top of the line smartphone with all the features that Dad wants with a robust gaming system with PlayStation-certified controls. Aside from features like built-in WiFi, Bluetooth HD video and a 4-inch display, this Android 2.3 phone comes complete with pre-loaded games, so Dad can start playing right away. *Cost varies depending on provider and plan, Web ID: 10168391
- Sharp AQUOS 60″ 1080p 120Hz LED HDTV – Make Dad’s dream come true and surprise him with the Sharp AQUOS LC60LE632. This breathtaking television represents the evolution of high definition and features an X-Gen panel powered by the AQUOS LED system to deliver an image that’s bright, colourful, and realistic. And great connectivity features including HDMI and WiFi will bring Dad’s entertainment to new heights. $1999.99, Web ID: 10166703
- Bose Bluetooth Headset – Now Dad can hear and be heard, even as noise levels change, with this Bose Bluetooth Headset. Engineered with proprietary technologies, voices sound the way they should and now you can make sure Dad hears what is exactly being said. $169.99, Web ID: 10159280
- Casio TRYX 12.1MP Digital Camera (Future Shop Exclusive) – Improve Dad’s photography skills and give him the TRYX, which can turn, twist, hang and stand to get amazing shots from angles even Dad never thought possible. It can record HD 1080P video with either a left or right-handed grip. $269.99, WebID: 10167831
- HTC Incredible S – Why not get the incredible man in your life the HTC Incredible S that, like Dad, truly lives up to its name. From the massive 4-inch touchscreen and 8MP HD camera to its useful phone finding technology, the Incredibile S has everything to keep Dad in touch with the world. *Cost varies depending on provider and plan, Web ID: 10166894
- Garmin nüvi LMT 4.3″ GPS – Featuring full maps of continental North America, Bluetooth wireless connectivity, and a large 4.3-inch screen, it will be (almost) impossible for Dad to get lost! It’s also equipped with advanced features that offer the most fuel efficient route, while calling out turns with actual street names. $259.99, WebID: 10164227
- Dyson 10” fan: Now Dad can be the coolest person in the office with Dyson’s new desk fans…Available in white and blue. $379.99, Web ID: 10163009
- Microsoft LifeCam Studio webcam: Take your video conferencing with Dad to the next level with full HD 1080p capabilities that make conferencing feel as good as being right beside him! Equipped with a high-fideltiy mic to ensure the messages are heard, loud and clear. $119.99, Web ID: 10153133
- Canon EOS Rebel Xs 10.1MP DSLR camera with accessory kit and 16GB SDHC memory card: Allow Dad to capture all those special moments using the Canon EOS Rebel Xs DSLR camera. Comes with everything needed for Dad to play paparazzi – 18-55mm lens, memory card, battery pack, 58mm filter and camera bag. $549.99, Web ID: B9001785
Note: Pricing as of June 8, 2011 and subject to change.
For more great gift ideas for Dads and Grads, visit www.futureshop.ca.