Need Father’s Day gift ideas? Check out these great gadgets for guys
Father’s Day is just around the corner, graduations are in full effect and summer means barbecues and beer. Chances are, you’re in the market for gadgets for guys in your life (or maybe just for yourself).
Fortunately, there are a lot of great finds out there that generally appeal to your typical male, ranging from items like high-end headphones to beer-cooling contraptions. Finding the right gadgets can take a little bit of searching, but if you know what’s available, you can find great prices that meet your needs.
Find the gadgets that are right for you
The great thing about guys is that they like a lot of stuff, so there are tons of gadgets that will appeal to various different sorts of “guy.” For example, your tech-savvy guy might be interested in computer components from Newegg; while guys into entertainment might like high-end headphones or devices such as the PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360, which are likely to start seeing discounts as the next generation of game consoles hits the market later this year.
Best Buy is a solid place to start looking for game consoles and other great gadgets, such as wireless headphones from Audio-Technica or battery charging devices that can allow you to re-up the power in your mobile devices. Best Buy also offers as much as 20 percent off on HDTVs, and you can find all those devices (and various deals) with retailers such as Amazon and Walmart and Target (which also offer 2 percent Cash Back.
Finding other cool devices depends on what you’re looking for: Amazon carries the Clicker, a universal remote that doubles as a bottle opener. Check out ThinkGeek (with 3.5 percent Cash Back) for items such as a USB-powered dart launcher for driving off annoying coworkers at the office.
You might also find cool devices such as Kegerators – which offer you interesting ways to chill your beer – from Brookstone (with 5 percent Cash Back) or The Sharper Image (with 8 percent Cash Back). Whatever it is you want, make sure you shop around to grab the best price possible.