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17 Smart Father's Day Gifts For Your Tech-Obsessed Dad

These are gifts for the 21st century dad.

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We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us what gadgets are perfect for dads. What follows are 17 excellent suggestions for Father's Day gifts.

1. Beer Head Enhancer for the dad who really loves a nice, cold brew and who's always chasing perfection:

Sonic Foamer / Via amazon.com

Slight vibrations work to create a foam head that'll make every sip taste as delicious and aromatic as the first.

Promising Review: "Got it for my dad for his birthday. He is a fan of beer so I said, 'what the heck, this thing would entice him.' Turns out he loves it and it actually works. It's a fun little gadget. He uses it twice for every beer to deliver the foam and flavor he needs." — Brett Nelson

Get it on Amazon for $19.95.

Sarah Wainschel

2. Tile Mate Key/Phone/Anything Finder for that dad who keeps misplacing his things:

Tile Mate / Via amazon.com

Never be late for work searching for your keys again!

Promising Review: "I love that if you lose your item and anyone else with a Tile walks within range of it, you get a notification! That is why I bought it! I taped this Tile to the underside of my bike in case it ever gets stolen. It's been great. Also the Tile is so small!" — Kate The Kritic

Get it on Amazon for $24.99.

Michael Blackmon

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3. Digital Tape Measure for the handy dad who could use some new tools:

eTape16 / Via amazon.com

This thing is guaranteed to have a better memory than you do.

Promising Review: "I got this as a gift for my grandfather. He loves building and working on projects, but had difficulty remembering and seeing the measurements on a standard tape measure. This is a really accurate and easy-to-read tape measure, and it's really easy to use. I love that it saves the measurements so you can go back and look at them again. He loves this tape measure and I would recommend it to anyone who loves working on and fixing things." — Ciara Williams

Get it on Amazon for $23.82.

—Jonathan Fell, Facebook

4. Behmor Connected Temperature Control Coffee Maker for the dad who loves his coffee:

Behmor

Start it through the app so the coffee is ready when you are!

Promising Review: "This is the best drip coffee maker that I have used. The ability to change the pre-soak and temperature settings allow the coffee connoisseur to really tailor the cup. I like the open design. It's an expensive coffee maker, but if you want a quick, no-hassle drip coffee in the morning before work, it's worth the cost." — Randy

Get it on Amazon for $177.39.

—Samantha Raczynski, Facebook

5. Electric Tea Maker and Loose Leaf Tea Infuser for the dad who doesn't drink coffee:

Gourmia / Via amazon.com

Somehow, making tea just got easier.

Promising Review: "We originally got this to combat the cost of our daughter’s obsession with Teavana, and it’s really worked! It performs exactly as promised: It steeps and brews (and even keeps warm) up to four cups of loose-leaf tea automatically, lets you select the strength, and from there takes care of the rest." — Amazon Customer

Get it on Amazon for $99.99.

—Christian Torres, Facebook

6. Nuheara Iqbuds Intelligent Wireless Earbuds for the dad who love his music and can't hear what you're saying:

Nuheara / Via amazon.com

Speech amplification and noise control set these ear buds apart. These aren't your daddy's ear buds... but they can be.

Promising Review: "I can seamlessly move between music and conversation without doing a thing! It feels pretty groundbreaking to have your favourite tune in your ear and chat with those around you without missing a single beat. The sound quality is top notch, the noise cancellation is decent (music mode is best for this), and the boost in conversation volume and clarity in loud areas is incredible. These have become a must at every social event." — Lewis

Get them on Amazon for $279.99.

Andrew Ziegler

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7. Orbit Wallet for the dad who wants to be ready for anything.

Orbit / Via amazon.com

This "smart" wallet has something for everyone. It's a portable charger for your phone. When your wallet is missing, track its whereabouts through an app. It even contains a selfie remote. The fact that it holds your money and cards is just an added bonus!

Get it on Amazon for $82.50.

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8. Digital Photo Frame for the dad with grandchildren:

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Upload photos to the app from anywhere and they'll appear in the frame.

Promising Review: "This is a fabulous product. My family updates it and sends me pictorial thank you notes when they receive a gift from me. I am thrilled with this product. It will bring joy to anyone who has it." — Teri McCarthy

Get it on Amazon for $399.00.

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9. PopSockets for the dad who could use a better grip on his phone or tablet.

PopSockets / Via amazon.com

Get a better grip or prop it up. Popsockets are more versatile than they look!

Promising Review: "Never knew I needed one of these, but after using it I'll never be able to go back to not using it. It really does make holding your phone that much easier and more comfortable. Buy it and thank me later." — Cynosure

Get them on Amazon for $9.99.

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10. Programmable Touchscreen Thermostat for the dad who doesn't want you to touch the thermostat:

Honeywell

Set home and away temperature preferences (thanks to geofencing, it knows when you're home) and control everything through the app!

Promising Review: "Very simple to set up and monitor. The app is simple as well. I got it figuring that I could be a little more extreme with our temperature settings knowing I could always turn the system on or off remotely. The money that we should save by doing that should pay for this thing pretty quickly.

It was nice to be overseas and know that the pipes weren't going to freeze." — tallhapa

Get it on Amazon for $109.00.

—Michelle Frasca, Facebook

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11. BBQ Thermometer for the dad who loves to BBQ but who also loves to relax:

RISEPRO / Via amazon.com

Throw it on the grill and monitor the temperature from the couch!

Promising Review: "Made to measure the temperature on eight different types of meat. You can also set it according to personal preference (rare, medium, medium well, well done, etc.). This devise is wireless and very convenient, for the grill AND the oven. It's very light weight. The screen is easy to read and it's very easy to operate." — Vickie

Get it on Amazon for $14.90.

—Greg Mallozzi, Facebook

12. Amazon Echo for the dad who aspires to control everything in his home through voice command:

Amazon

Start with the Echo and branch out with many Echo-compatible products!

Promising Review: "Being 100% honest, I thought this was a niche product at first and dismissed it for quite a while...until my foray into making a smart home. Alexa is your best, most convenient friend and she can change your life. Yes, she is a bit expensive (heck, I had to save money for a month and a half to get it), but it is worth it!" — Devlin Jay

Get it on Amazon for $139.99.

Molly Baker and Samantha Nicole, Facebook

13. Rechargeable Electric Toothbrush with Bluetooth Connectivity for the dad who's obsessed with his dental hygiene:

Oral-B / Via amazon.com

This toothbrush critiques your brushing habits and offers feedback on how to improve.

Promising Review: "This toothbrush is absolutely incredible. The first time I used it my teeth felt much cleaner and polished like when you leave the dentist after your six-month cleaning. I'm so happy I finally switched to an electric brush." — MICT

Get it on Amazon for $129.97.

Jon-Michael Poff

14. Car Adapter that offers detailed engine diagnostic updates and crash detection for the dad who's obsessed with his car:

Automatic / Via amazon.com

This product is especially perfect for the father of a newly licensed driver.

Promising Review: "I ordered this fantastic device last week and promptly took it on an 800 mile trip. I'm already in love with it. It does so many things I like. It monitors your driving and can give advice to improve your habits. For instance, it will beep (gently) at you when you break or accelerate too hard. Furthermore, after you register your device, you have access to an online dashboard that shows the trips you've taken. You can see them displayed on the webpage and learn from your driving habits." — Jarrod S

Get it on Amazon for $79.95.

Brett Vergara

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15. Fitbit Charge 2 for the competitive dad who's fit or wants to get fit:

Fitbit

The Fitbit also offers text message and phone call alerts.

Promising Review: "After just two and a half weeks, I am addicted to my Fitbit. I have said goodbye to my sedentary lifestyle and am now walking a minimum of 10k steps a day. I also have increased my water intake to 50 ounces a day. I love participating in Daily Challenges and Workweek Hustles with my friends. It pushes me to walk farther and farther." — K. Anderson

Get it on Amazon for $129.95.

—Tom Keenan, Facebook

16. Showerhead with a built-in wireless speaker for the dad who wants backup vocals when he's singing in the shower:

Kohler

This is something the whole family will love.

Promising Review: "Came across this after staying at a DC hotel and decided it was an immediate must have. Rather than straining to hear morning news from my iPad, I can relax and listen in comfort." — G. Foster

Get it on Amazon for $107.13.

—Joshua Ziegler, Facebook

17. App-Controlled Cocktail Mixing set for dads who loves to entertain guests:

Perfect Drink

This will walk you through over 400 cocktail recipes and ensure each is measured precisely.

Promising Review: "The coolest part was when the scale noticed an "over pour," which then prompted me to add more of the other two ingredients, so every drink I made had the perfect balance." — Amazon Customer

Get it on Amazon for $76.55.

—Bianca Mazor, Facebook

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