As June comes nearer, it’s time to start thinking about some of the most important people in our lives: our dads and grads! Whether you’re looking for something to say congratulations to a member of the class of 2019, or a gift that shows Dad just how much you appreciate all that he does, you have come to the right place. Check out our picks for vinyl lovers, gamers, and more.
For the Vinyl Fan
If your grad is looking to get into vinyl listening or Dad has been meaning to dust off some of his old records, the AT-LP120XUSB is ideal. As an updated version of AT-LP120-USB, the AT-LP120XUSB features a new DC servo direct-drive motor for total speed stability, an improved headshell with an AT-VM95E Dual Magnet™ phono cartridge, a die-cast aluminum platter and other refinements. A The AT-LP120XUSB turntable is compatible with 33-1/3, 45, and 78 RPM records, and is equipped with a USB output for converting records to digital audio. Available in silver and black, the AT-LP120XUSB comes equipped with a built-in switchable phono preamp, enabling it to be used with the widest variety of home entertainment systems, powered speakers, and receivers.
For the Tech Enthusiast
Featuring digital hybrid noise-cancelling technology for the highest degree of ambient noise reduction of any QuietPoint® model offered by A-T, the ATH-ANC900BT is perfect for the dad or the grad who wants to hear their favorite music at its absolute best, undisturbed by outside noise. With a wireless over-ear design, the ATH-ANC900BT features handy touch and swipe controls for handling calls, music playback, and volume adjustment. Compatible with smartphones and the A-T Connect app, the ATH-ANC900BT’s operation can be easily personalized to the listener’s preferences and can last for up to 35 hours on a single charge.
Offering a value like no other, the ATH-ANC500BT over-ear headphones provide noise-cancellation and wireless Bluetooth® technology for both dads and grads. With 40 mm drivers, the ATH-ANC500BT headphones deliver detailed audio reproduction and advanced active noise-cancelling (ANC) circuitry to attenuate outside noise. The headphones have the ability to operate in a wired or wireless mode, and when used wirelessly, offer 20 hours of continuous listening on a full charge.
For the On-the-Go Listener
Delivering the exceptionally pure audio of Sound Reality in a wireless design, the ATH-SR30BT is the ideal travel companion for dads and grads, thanks to its remarkably long 70-hour battery life. The ATH-SR30BT combines the freedom of cord-free music listening with the added convenience of answering or ending calls, as well as controlling music and video playback on smartphones and Bluetooth devices.
For the Gamer
Looking for something for the gaming fan in your family? Look no further. The ATH-AG1x closed-back and ATH-ADG1x open-back, high-fidelity gaming headsets are sure to please. The headsets, which deliver expansive sound that draws participants completely into the playing field, feature large-diameter drivers for powerful, dynamic audio. With a gooseneck microphone and volume control, the ATH-AG1x and ATH-ADG1x provide crystal-clear in-game communication.
The ATH-PG1 closed-back and ATH-PDG1 open-air premium gaming headsets are also great options for the gamer in your life. These headsets deliver true high-performance sound with essential gaming-centric features, such as flexible boom mics, smartphone-compatible operation, lightweight construction, and ultra-comfortable headbands and earpads. Whether shopping for Dad or a grad, these headsets will prove to be ideal for extended gaming sessions.
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