As much as it is the thought that counts, why not give him something you KNOW he'll love? With the holidays fast approaching, it's time to start thinking about gift-giving for the holidays. If you have a special man in your life, buying for them can be a bit of a challenge. Most guys love gadgets, but in this market, keeping track of the latest gadgets can be a bit of a challenge. If you want to truly surprise and excite that special man in your life on Christmas day but aren't sure where to start looking, check out our guide. The following is a list of gadgets all men want. Read on to learn about the best, most advanced gadgets on the market for every man.

The FIXD is the perfect gift for a man with a car and a smartphone, When the "check engine light" turns on in the car, the reason isn't always obvious. Checking the car manual to figure out the problem is one option or a mechanic can make a diagnosis, which can be expensive. The FIXD small sensor plugs in and will read the information, send it to a smartphone and tell him what is wrong with the car. Get it for $59.99 at Amazon. Another great gadget gift for their car and smartphone is a Halo Bolt. Nothing is worse than a car that won't start, but with the Bolt that will never be an issue again. Amazon offers the Halo Bolt portable charger and jump starter for just $119.99 and with a $25 limited-time coupon, it's even less. On top of this, there's also the FOBO Tire Plus tire pressure and temperature monitor for $168 on Amazon.

Sometimes, men just need a little peace and quiet. This year, one of the hottest new items from Apple can help with that. While dogs may be man's best friend, sometimes man's best friend can be a little too noisy. And while he may be waiting for something in the mail, your man is probably not as concerned about the mailman as your dog is. With the BarxBuddy device that emits a high pitch frequency, he can put a stop to dog barking to get back to work or back to sleep. When he wants to listen to music, AirPods Pro offer a customized fit along with noise cancellation technology that makes for more immersive sound. Noise cancellation happens at over 200 times per second for continuous listening to calls, music, video and more. Apple offers these beauties for $249 but there are lots of sales out there this holiday season including Amazon for $234.98 with Prime free shipping for members.

Another great Apple accessory is the Apple Watch Series 5 starting at $399. And if they need a smartphone to go along with it, the new iPhone 11 Pro features three cameras, one of the fastest processors on the market and 4K video recording among other things. Get it for $999 at the Apple store. But if your man already has a smartphone that he loves, the new Apple iPad is a great option too. It features a 10.2-inch retina display and supports the Smart Keyboard from Apple, so it's like a more convenient, travel-size MacBook.

When men want to get out of the house and start traveling, they don't just grab their wallet and car keys, they need at least some kind of new gadget, and especially one that can make them feel safe. The GuardCard sits in his wallet along with the other cards and blocks all of them from being stolen by either RFID or NFC scanning technology. Right now, the GuardCard is 40% off, available for just $19.95. When he's driving, phone navigation can be a huge distraction that puts him in harm's way. But the VIZR head's up display, installed on the dash puts his phone navigation right in front of his eyes, so he can still keep an eye on the road. Get it for $39.99. Give him peace of mind too when traveling with the August smart lock that can lock and unlock doors from miles away. It can also grant access to people who need to get into your home, but it's all controlled by him.

Every man can appreciate the benefits of smart home devices. If he doesn't have one already, the Amazon Echo is a no-brainer. The Echo Smart speaker, besides playing audiobooks and searching the web, features the Alexa AI that will help him run the whole house with just the sound of his voice. Get it for just $99.99. However, there are a few other things he's going to need with it. For one, there's the Nest Learning Thermostat that lets him control your home's temperature for $224.89. Plus, there's the Amazon Smart Plug ($24.99) that can be turned on and off, allowing him to control the lights, fans or any appliance. He can even use the Echo to smart appliances like the iRobot Roomba 960 Robot Vacuum with Wi-Fi connected mapping - now just $449.

If you are looking for the best gadgets for him, any of the options above would make an excellent choice, provided he doesn't have them already. Shop as early as possible for the best selection, and the best prices on all the top gadgets.