Best Father's Day gifts 2022: headphones, speakers, last-minute gifts, next-day delivery and more

Best Father's Day gifts 2022: headphones, speakers, box sets, music and more
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Father's Day 2022 is on Sunday, 19th June, so there's just time to consider what you're going to buy the old man. Socks and a mug just won't cut it, so we've put together the ultimate Father's Day 2022 gift guide.

From five-star wireless headphones loved by What Hi-Fi experts, to brilliant Bluetooth speakers with rich sound, and an ingenious streaming soundbar, these gifts are sure to turn Father's Day 2022 from 'average' to 'epic'. 

Left it a bit late? Don't panic. A good number of our Father's Day 2022 gift guide selections come with next-day delivery through Amazon Prime. Read on to pick the best Father's Day gift...

Best Father's Day gifts 2022

Echo Dot (4th Gen) £49

Echo Dot (4th Gen) £49 £29 at Amazon (save £20)
You can make dad's life a whole lot easier with the latest Echo Dot smart speaker. It's a great way to add the Alexa voice assistant to your home or music system and sounds surprisingly refined for its size. Plus, you can grab a huge 40% discount!

Earfun Air wireless buds £59

Earfun Air wireless buds £59 £39 at Amazon (save £20)
Who says true wireless earbuds have to cost the earth? These What Hi-Fi Award-winners offer spacious sound, touch controls, a generous 35 hour battery life and an IPX7 waterproof rating. The 33% discount is the cherry on top.

Roku streambar £129

Roku streambar £129 £119 at Box (save £10)
This streamer-cum-soundbar offers plenty of bang for buck. With 4K HDR streaming built-in, and an impressive array of apps, it's a fine way of making dad's TV a whole lot smarter.

Spincare Vinyl Cleaner £49 at Amazon

Spincare Vinyl Cleaner £49 at Amazon
Whether your dad's a vinyl junkie or a casual collector, this motorised record-cleaning device should put a smile on his face. Not one we've tested, but the kit includes everything you need to clean 500 records.

Elac Debut B5.2 speakers £249

Elac Debut B5.2 speakers £249 £229 at Amazon (save £20)
A five-star dad deserves a pair of five-star speakers. Enter the Elac Debut B5.2 – brilliant budget speakers that deliver sound with a cohesion that’s rare at this price.

Jurassic World 5-Movie Collection 4K Blu-ray £62 at Amazon

Jurassic World 5-Movie Collection 4K Blu-ray £62 at Amazon
Good news for dino-loving dads everywhere: every Jurassic Park and Jurassic World film (minus Dominion of course) is now available in one collection in 4K with Dolby Vision and DTS:X. What better way to celebrate Father's Day 2022 than with rampaging raptors?

Chromecast with Google TV £59 at Amazon

Chromecast with Google TV £59 at Amazon
Sports, movies or TV shows? Dad can stream all his favourites with the five-star Chromecast with Google TV. It supports Dolby Vision and Atmos and features a superb voice remote. Ideal for the armchair sports fan.

Sony WH-1000XM4 £350

Sony WH-1000XM4 £350 £279 at Amazon (save £71)
If you want to tell dad you love him without actually saying it, Sony's stellar wireless noise-cancellers will get the message across. These high-end headphones deliver a sonic masterclass and five-star comfort.

Fire 7 tablet £60

Fire 7 tablet £60 £32 at Amazon (save £28)
Time dad upgraded his tablet? This ultra-affordable Amazon model features a 7-inch screen, 1.3 GHz quad-core processor and access to streaming apps such as BBC iPlayer, Netflix and Disney+. Grab a 47% discount at Amazon while stocks last.

JBL Flip 6 speaker £129

JBL Flip 6 speaker £129 £110 at Amazon (save £19)
If dad's into the great outdoors, he'll appreciate this waterproof JBL portable speaker. It packs in plenty of features including Bluetooth, PartyBoost, EQ settings and 12 hours playback. A class act – just like the old man!

JBL Reflect Flow Pro  £129

JBL Reflect Flow Pro £129 £99 (save £30) at Richer Sounds With 30 hours of total battery life, noise-cancelling and a build that can withstand the great outdoors, these five-star earbuds are the perfect for sporty dads. Discount applied to the black colourway only, and can also be found at Amazon and Currys.

Tidal HiFi Plus 30 days free (£19.99/month after)

Tidal HiFi Plus 30 days free (£19.99/month after)
With over 90 million songs, including tracks in Dolby Atmos and Sony 360 Reality Audio, Tidal's music streaming service is sure to enthrall any music-loving dad. Better yet, dad can trial it free for 30 days!

Rega Planar 3/Elys 2 £685 at Sevenoaks

Rega Planar 3/Elys 2 £685 at Sevenoaks
If dad's a vinyl lover, he'll appreciate this superbly equipped deck. A What Hi-Fi? Awards 2021 winner, the Planar 3 is simply the best value turntable on the market right now.

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 3 £219 at Amazon

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 3 £219 at Amazon
These brand new, five-star wireless buds combine a spacious and refined sound with high-end features such as aptX Adaptive Bluetooth support. A Father's Day bargain at this price.


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Tom is a journalist, copywriter and content designer based in the UK. He has written articles for T3, ShortList, The Sun, The Mail on Sunday, The Daily Telegraph, Elle Deco, The Sunday Times, Men's Health, Mr Porter, Oracle and many more (including What Hi-Fi?). His specialities include mobile technology, electric vehicles and video streaming.