Spoil Dad with these new-to-market tech products
By Natasha Tan Rey and Samantha Francis
Classic yet bold, the Olympus PEN-F ($1,798) takes inspiration from the original 1960s half frame SLR camera. Features include a new 20-megapixel Live MOS sensor and a built-in 5-Axis Image Stabilisation (IS) system to help capture the fleetest of moments.
Available at authorised Olympus Dealers.
Coffee breaks are more exciting than ever, thanks to the Nespresso Prodigio (from $398) — the brand’s first ever smartphone connected coffee machine. Besides allowing users to prepare coffee remotely, you’ll also be alerted when you’re running low on your favourite Grands Crus capsules.
Available at Nespresso Boutiques or www.nespresso.com
Plantronics Voyager 5200 Bluetooth Headset
With the Plantronics Voyager 5200 Bluetooth headset ($199), even the noisiest environment can be a great place for important conversations. The powerful Bluetooth device features WindSmart technology, which ensures wind and noise reduction.
Available at Plantronics distributors in July.
Rimowa Limbo Business Multiwheel
The Rimowa Limbo Business Multiwheel ($1,190) will make business trips a breeze with features like a built-in notebook bag and cable bag. Organisation is made easy with its clearly arranged partitions and compartments.
Available at Rimowa stores.
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of Weekender, Issue 154, June 10 – June 23, 2016, with the headline ‘Gadgets for a Gentleman’.