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Best Father's Day gifts 2022: headphones, Bluetooth speakers, wireless earbuds, next-day Prime delivery and more

Best Father's Day gifts 2022: headphones, Bluetooth speakers, wireless earbuds and more
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Father's Day 2022 is this Sunday, 19th June, so there's just time to consider what you're going to buy the old guy. Socks and a mug won't cut it, so we've put together the ultimate Father's Day 2022 gift guide, packed with gadgets for tech-loving dads.

Below, we've handpicked some of the very best new tech for 2022 – including premium wireless headphones and brilliant Bluetooth speakers. Many of these products are rated five-stars by What Hi-Fi experts, so you can be sure that you're getting a great gift.

Left it a bit late? Don't panic. A large number of the Father's Day 2022 gift guide selections below are available with next-day delivery via Amazon Prime (opens in new tab). Read on for the best Father's Day gifts...

Best Father's Day gifts 2022

Echo Dot (4th Gen) $49 $28 at Amazon (save $22) (opens in new tab)
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 44% discount!

JBL Reflect Flow Pro+ $179 $129 at Amazon (save $50) (opens in new tab) With 30 hours of total battery life, noise-cancelling and a build that can withstand the great outdoors, these true wireless earbuds are the perfect companion for sporty dads. Save 28% at Amazon now.

Roku streambar $129 $99 at Amazon (save $30) (opens in new tab)
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 pop's TV a whole lot smarter.

Paramount Plus free 30-day trial (opens in new tab)
Paramount's streaming service is great for sports and has some good original content offerings, so at the low price of free, dad can't go wrong with trialing this streaming service. Subscription costs from $4.99 a month after (ad-supported). No contract, cancel anytime.

Record Washer Mk II $80 $73 at Amazon (save $8) (opens in new tab)
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 this kit includes everything you need to clean LPs, 45s, and 78 RPMs.

Elac Debut B5.2 speakers £$349 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
A five-star dad deserves a pair of five-star speakers. Enter the Elac Debut B5.2 – brilliant budget bookshelf-sized speakers that deliver sound with a precision and cohesion that’s rare at this price.

Sony WH-1000XM4 $350 £278 at Amazon (save $72) (opens in new tab)
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.

Echo Show 5 $84 $49 at Amazon (save $35) (opens in new tab)
Here, Alexa gains video to bring a satisfying boost to its abilities. We gave this video-enhanced smart hub five stars in our tests, and now, you can nab it at 40% off for Father's Day 2022. 

Chromecast with Google TV $49 $39 at Amazon (save $10) (opens in new tab)
Sports, movies or TV shows? Dad can watch all his favourites with this five-star streamer. It supports Dolby Vision and Atmos and features a superb voice remote. Ideal for the armchair sports fan. Save a tasty 20% at Amazon.

Jurassic World 5-Movie 4K Blu-ray $75 $43 at Amazon (save $32) (opens in new tab)
Amazon has slashed over 40% off this awesome boxset. It includes every Jurassic Park and Jurassic World film (minus Dominion of course) in one collection – in 4K with Dolby Vision and DTS:X.

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 3 $249 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
These premium, five-star wireless buds combine a spacious and refined sound with high-end features such as aptX Adaptive Bluetooth support. A luxurious Father's Day gift at  a very reasonable price.

Fire 7 tablet $49 $39 at Amazon (save $10) (opens in new tab)
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, Showtime, Starz and Disney+.

JBL Flip 6 speaker w/case $129 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
If dad's into the great outdoors, he'll appreciate this waterproof JBL portable speaker with hardshell case. It packs in plenty of features including Bluetooth, PartyBoost, EQ settings and 12 hours playback. A class act – just like the old man!

Tidal HiFi Plus 30 days free (£19.99/month after) (opens in new tab)
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!

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K $50 $35 at Amazon (save $15) (opens in new tab)
If dad wants to stream in glorious 4K, Amazon makes a 4K version of the excellent Fire TV Stick. It's one of Amazon's most powerful streaming sticks and an absolute steal with this Father's Day discount.

Rega Planar 3/Elys 2 $1349 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
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.

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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.