There are certain rites of spring’s transition to summer: Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, and high school and college graduations come to mind. While each brings its own unique traditions, gift-giving is a common thread. Mother’s Day may have passed, but Father’s Day and graduation celebrations are still to come. This year, give your dad or grad a gift that’s useful all year long … and longer. Electronics-related gifts are always tops on everybody’s list – especially mobile electronics. Read the following article for some great ideas and recommendations for portable power, laptop protection, and more for today’s mobile lifestyle.

Mobile Tech Gifts and Gear to Celebrate Dads and Grads

Go-Bags, Personal Productivity, and More!

Looking for a gift to celebrate your new graduate’s important milestone – or a Father’s Day gift to show the man in your life how much he’s appreciated? Sure, you could give your dad another tie or coffee mug, or your grad some cash or a gift certificate – but where’s the fun in that? Check out these tried and true gift ideas instead.

Mobile Edge has a growing lineup of protective laptop bags, briefcases, backpacks, and gaming backpacks to match a wide variety of style preferences and functional needs. Plus, they offer numerous personal productivity and power accessories sure to be a hit with students, young professionals, and even the toughest-to-buy-for dads.

Go-Bags to Store and Carry Gear

Fitting most 16-inch laptops and 17-inch MacBooks, Mobile Edge’s ScanFast™ Checkpoint Friendly Briefcase 2.0 is both a traditional briefcase and a full-featured laptop case. It features a large, padded computer compartment, generously-sized accessory pockets, and a convenient trolley strap for stacking on luggage. It’s also made from eco-friendly rPET main materials that are derived from recycled water bottles, making it eco-friendly. Plus, its ScanFast™ design speeds travelers through airport security.

Mobile Edge’s award-winning CORE Gaming Backpack offers roomy and rugged storage for laptop and gaming consoles, including PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo Switch. Also, checkpoint-friendly, this backpack features plenty of pockets and compartments for cables, chargers, headphones, a gaming mouse, and a keyboard.


The CORE Gaming Backpack comes in three versions, including the special edition CORE Gaming Backpack with White Trim. Produced in limited quantities, this special edition makes the perfect gift for anyone looking for a unique, once-in-a-lifetime product that doesn’t break the bank.

Those looking for a no-nonsense backpack to fit laptops up to 16 inches, plus storage for a table and files will enjoy the SmartPack Backpack. Popular with students and young professionals, it’s ergonomically designed and super lightweight, featuring a padded back panel, thick shoulder straps, and a carrying handle.

For the environmentally-minded, the ECO Laptop Messenger is an all-natural, cotton canvas messenger style laptop bag. It’s popular with busy commuters. Featuring an all-natural cotton canvas exterior, it’s available in black, navy blue, charcoal, and olive.

Mobile Power

CORE Gaming’s powerful new 24000 mAh Capacity Power Brick is the perfect solution for mobile power needs.  Compact and lightweight, this airplane-friendly device features four outputs, including a built-in AC outlet, and can recharge four devices simultaneously. At 24,000 mAh (88WH), it can double a laptop’s battery life or keep a smartphone charged for a week.

For those with less-demanding power requirements, the 20,000 mAh 18W PD+QC Fast Charge High-Capacity Power Bank is ideal for charging tablets, smartphones, and smaller USB devices. Word class safety features include TSA-approved capacity, overvoltage protection, temperature regulation, and more.

Personal Productivity

  • The All-in-One USB-C Adapter Hubprovides 4k HDMI video output, a USB-C PD charging port, SD/MICRO SD card reader, and Dual USB Ports.
  • The USB Wall Charger Turbo 6transforms one wall outlet into a 6-port USB charging station. With 50 watts of power, it can charge up to six devices simultaneously at blazing fast speeds.
  • The 10W Wireless Fast Charging Standdelivers two times the power of a standard wireless charger. Simply place a Qi-enabled device against the upright pad and it starts charging on contact.
  • The Universal 4-Port 6A USB Desktop Smart Chargercharges up to four smartphones, tablets, or other USB devices at once. Smart Charge detects each device to deliver the fastest possible charging speed.

Buy with Confidence

Even if your dad or graduate already has a laptop bag, if it’s not from Mobile Edge, they’re missing out. There’s a difference. The Mobile Edge brand equates to quality, function, and style. All Mobile Edge carrying cases come with a lifetime warranty and a 100% customer satisfaction guarantee.