For a hardworking chap, he’ll require a hardworking piece of equipment—and the GoPro HERO6 Black is just that. In its small nifty size, the camera is able to capture big family moments in both 4K60 and 1080p240. The enhanced processor means no more shaky/ low-light/ blur moments (even for the less technologically-inclined). Take it on family vacations anywhere, and come back with colourful, vivid visuals dad, you, and your family can re-visit for time to come.
GoPro HERO6 Black, $595, available at Hachi.tech
Ensure your dad gets a smooth shave every time with the Phillips Shaver Series 5000 Wet and Dry Electric Shaver S5572/10. It has 5-directional flex heads to provide close contact with the skin, and precise rounded heads to glide smoothly without leaving painful nicks or bumps. Now he won’t have any excuse to not look his daily best when shaving’s such an ease. The shaver also comes with a click-on trimmer for moustaches and those brave enough to take on their sideburns.
Phillips Shaver Series 5000 Wet and Dry Electric Shaver S5572/10, $199, available at Philips, leading electronics stores, departmental stores, and selected authorised retailers
For the sporty dads out there, consider the 1MORE iBFree Wireless Sports In-Ear earpiece. Its unique shape rests snugly in your ear, giving you the freedom to move around without worrying about it falling. Being water-resistant also protects the earpiece from water and sweat, so you can stay connected with your favourite tunes no matter the sports.
1MORE iBFree Wireless Sports In-Ear, $89, available at all authorised 1MORE resellers
If your dad is into gaming, the LG 32GK850G Gaming Monitor will ensure the best experience. It has technology that reduces shuttering and screen tearing, and high refresh rates that results in smooth graphic motions. It even comes with some ambient light to get in the right atmosphere and frame of mind for the ultimate gaming experience.
LG 32GK850G Gaming Monitor, $1,399, available at LG, leading electronics stores, departmental stores, and selected authorised retailers
Audiophiles will appreciate JBL’s LINK series, which is the brand’s first wireless speakers with Google Assistant. Play music and control smart devices through your voice with the new LINK series. In fact, with the LINK 10, the water-proof speaker can also be brought into the bathroom for some shower karaoke (yes, we all sing in the shower—admit it). It’s minimalist design also makes the speaker a stylish addition to any room.
JBL LINK series, from $219 to $579, available at all leading retailers
Piloting a drone can be a cool thing, and the new ANAFI makes the experience much cooler. It boasts a 4K HDR camera to take crisp visuals no matter the terrain, with embed programs that automated flight modes to capture truly stunning shots. It’s flight time of 25 minutes and weather-resistant body makes the ANAFI a camera you can take anywhere.
Parrot ANAFI, from £629.99 ($1,122), available at Parrot UK
This new addition to the Cyber-shot series jams even more in its compact body. The RX100 VI is the first RX100 model to have a high magnification zoom lens, and a F2.8 – F4.5 lens that allows users to shoot in a wide range of situations. The 20.1MP model also has a touch shutter on its rotatable LCD screen, and is Wi-Fi, NFC, and Bluetooth compatible.
Sony RX100 VI, available soon, for more information visit sony.com.sg
The Wacom Intuos is good for hobbyists and beginners who are looking for a quick start into digital art. The stylus is light and natural, and the hardware comes with free creative software to transform your imagination into reality.
Wacom Intuos, from $155, available at authorised Wacom resellers
For the ultimate private listening experience, try the NAD HP70 ANC Wireless Headphones. It offers Active Noise Cancelling technology, and enhanced listening hardware to ensure CD-quality sound, no matter where you are. Pick up on vivid sounds and groove to infectious beats with this headphones.
NAD HP70 ANC Wireless Headphones, $599, available at the NAD Showroom and authorised NAD resellers