Tablet Gift Ideas for Fathers Day
Men love gadgets, and what better way to show your dad you love him that considering these tablet gift ideas for Fathers Day. Tablets have certainly taken the world by storm, and there is a wide range to choose from. Apple, Android, Kindle, Nook, all offer something unique.
Tablet Gift Ideas he will Love
1. The New iPad
Perhaps a very unimaginative name, but the device is nothing short of sensational. By far the most advanced tablet on the market, it’s no surprise it’s also the most expensive. Featuring all the benefits of previous iPads with the addition of:
1. Best display on any tablet device – the Retina 2048 x 1536 pixel resolution
2. Dual Core A5X chip & Quad Core graphics
3. 5 Mega pixel camera
4. iOS5 operating system
The new iPad’s new Retina screen is beyond the quality of HD. In normal use, it is impossible to detect individual pixels with the naked eye. Colors looks brilliant, visuals are clearer and crisper than anything before.
The addition of the 5 megapixel camera with 1080p video also adds to the impact of this device, and the new OS gives it a new feel. If you can afford it, this will make your father very happy.
2. Samsung Android Tablets
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 is the closest Android device to the new iPad. It is cheaper, but still has most of the capabilities of the iPad. Although the screen’s resolution isn’t as great as the iPad, it is nonetheless the best screen out of all the Android based machines. The Galaxy 2 is the first Android tablet device to utilize Android’s latest OS, Android 4 – Ice Cream Sandwich. This offers an even greater user experience than version 3.2 Gingerbread.
3. Amazon Kindle Fire
Amazon’s Kindle Fire is a great crossover between ebook reader and tablet device. It offers significantly more than an ebook reader, and less than a regular tablet. It can be thought of as a platform to utilize Amazon content. It has a stunning 7″ full color display, and allows you to play games, read books, stream movies and so on. Sign your dad up for Amazon Prime, and the two fit together perfectly.
4. Covers & Other Accessories for Tablets
If your dad already has a tablet or Fire, then consider looking at getting him a cover, or other accessory for his device. Covers are a fantastic way of keeping the device protected and secure, while still making the device look good.
The leather folio type covers are wonderful, and make the device look even more professional, and probably best suited for dad. But there are snappier covers and covers made of different materials that offer a more exciting feel.
Don’t discount external keyboards for these devices. These keyboards are normally Bluetooth connected and offer a far easier way to communicate with the device. Imagine a cover which has a built in stand, and using it with a Bluetooth keyboard, the set up will almost be akin to a laptop!
Surprise Tips for Fathers Day
If you get him any of the above tablets, then some of these additional ideas might inspire you for making the gift that extra bit special. They include:
1. Pre loading it with photos of the past for him to enjoy. Maybe you have kids, adding pictures of them will definitely make him happy. Photos of his past, when he was a child, for example, will put him down memory lane.
2. Installing apps on it you just know he would love. There’s a multitude of apps, free and paid, have a look and see what’s available. Or you could buy him a gift card for them and let him pick and choose.
3. If you have the Kindle Fire, then a subscription to Amazon Prime would be an excellent idea.
4. Downloading favorite songs or albums.
5. Adding favorite TV shows and / or movies.
Maybe you can think of more.
Adding these extras on can and will make all the difference. It’s about going the extra mile, and that’s what Fathers Day is all about. These are all excellent ideas that will put a smile on your dad’s face and tell him how much you love him. These tablet gift ideas for Fathers Day will put a big smile on his face and certainly make his day.
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