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(Pocket-lint) - It's the time of year when the occasions come thick and fast, whether it's birthdays, graduations or Father's Day, so there are plenty of reasons to think about picking up a gift for someone special.

HP's hit the ball out of the park by running one giant sale, its Grads & Dads promotion, which has a wide range of great deals to be perused, and solid ideas for presents regardless of the occasion. To help you along, though, we've collected some of the highlights right here.  

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HP ENVY x360 Laptop - 15t-ed100

This is a beautiful laptop that's perfect for graduating students, whether they're about to enter the world of work and need a reliable machine, or to kit them out for further study.

Its 15-inch display makes it great for working or watching movies, and a large keyboard is ideal for typing, while the 360-degree hinge means it's easily adapted for different setups. Best of all, it's down nearly $200 to just $769.99 during the sale.

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HP Spectre x360 Convertible Laptop - 15t-eb100 touch

If you think the person you've got in mind might have internal specs as a top priority, though, there's also a great saving to be had on this slightly more beefed-up laptop, which has a faster processor and more powerful graphics.

That makes it an even more ideal work and play hybrid, and it's also got that all-important 360-degree hinge plus a brilliant touch display to make it basically whatever sort of machine someone could want. Normally a steep $1500, it's down to just $1,249.99 during the sale. 

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HP ENVY Desktop TE01-1150xt

Of course, many people already have laptops they're perfectly happy with - if they're anything like our dad, what they want is a solid, reliable home computer that they don't need to worry about carrying around.

This simple desktop tower doesn't go overboard on a funky design, instead concentrating on packing in great hardware like a powerful Intel processor and quick storage options. Plus, it's nice and compact making it easy to slip under a desk. You can save over $100 on it right now, too, at just $649.99.

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HP ENVY All-in-One - 32-a0055

Of course, when it comes to a family or home computer, the simplest option might be to just go for an all-in-one, something that HP really specialises in. This superb PC boasts an expansive 32-inch screen, but also much more.

You get great speakers built-in for impressive sound, and it comes with all the hardware crammed in behind the display, making for a ready-to-go experience when you get it out of the box. It's so easy, but also absolutely brimming with power to ensure it can handle even demanding jobs and multitasking. A huge $400 reduction for the sale sees it come down to $1,999, best of all.