10 Fun Gifts for Hard-to-Please Dads

We've taken the work out of finding the right gift for him this year

Gifting some dads is a no-brainer, but others are tougher to please. Here are our favorite gifts to help Dad have a little more fun this year.

Meta (Oculus) Quest 2

The Oculus Quest 2 with controllers.

Virtual reality gaming has never been this easy or this much fun! Get dad on a rollercoaster, into a Star Wars battle, or climbing the highest heights to lunch with construction workers on a skyscraper under construction. The games are plentiful, and the fun is endless.

Surface Precision Mouse

Microsoft Surface Precision Mouse from a side angle

Mice are not all equal; make dad's life easier with this one from Microsoft. It's customizable, can be used with up to three computers at one time, and has the most precise scrolling and on-screen movement on the market.

USB Mini Fridge

A Brando USB mini fridge in red and black versions

Don't make dad get up for his favorite drink when he's glued to the monitor; he can stay right where he is and grab his cold drink from his own personal mini desk refrigerator.


The Grillbot in red.

Give dad a break from cooking cleanup! Dads who rule the grill will love the Grillbot, the tiny cleaning robot that does all the dirty work for them when the burgers are done.

Roku Express

Roku Express remote and box

Help dad cut the cord with cable and get into streaming by gifting him a Roku Express. It's super easy to use, and he can start streaming his favorite news, sports, TV shows, and movies in minutes.

Ring Fit Adventure

A man using a Ring Fit Adventure

Nintendo Switch dads will enjoy this accessory, which measures their real-world actions and turns them into game movements. Dad can slay enemies, run circles around them, work out with strength exercises, and level up for more fun than he's ever had gaming.

8 Device Quick Charging Station

An empty 8 Device charging station

Geeky dads with lots of devices will appreciate this charging station, which lets them charge up to eight devices simultaneously in a nice, neat holder that will easily fit any desk or nightstand.

A Personalized Scuf Controller

Example of a Scuf personalized controller

If your dad is a PlayStation or Xbox man, get him the ultimate controller with a personalized Scuf controller. It isn't your usual controller; it's got rear paddle buttons, interchangeable analog sticks, and customization options including faceplates, patterns, and colors to suit even the pickiest dad.

Nest Mini

The Google Nest Mini on a table.

Dad can get hands-free tunes, podcasts, and answers to all kinds of questions with a little help from this little speaker. It uses eco-friendly materials and is powered by Google Assistant.

Wi-Fi Mini Portable Projector

Anker Nebula mini projector

Is Dad a movie fan? Help him get away from it all with his own personal movie theater using this compact portable projector. It throws a 100-inch picture, includes an omnidirectional speaker, and delivers a remarkably bright picture.

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