50 Unique Gifts Teenage Guys Will Love
If you’re looking for a gift, teenage boys can be notoriously tough to buy for. Rapidly growing up over the course of a few years, and with plenty of visible changes, you’re likely going to be at pains not to buy something that will be too young for them – but it’s tough to know what the in thing might be at any given time. Indeed, given all the options you may well be tearing your hair out trying to come up with gift ideas for teenage guys, whether the teenager in question is a relative or the child of a friend or colleague.
If you pick right, though, it can be a great bonding experience, and you might even give them something that they hold dear for a lifetime. Indeed, the best gifts for teenage guys might include things that are useful – or things that will really last for the long term. In fact, there are a world of things that might be ideal – just consider their personality and interests and find something that fits. In the meantime, here are some ideas for great products for teenage guys that will provide you with a little food for thought – and perhaps point you toward the perfect present. For a greater selection of products, make sure you also look at our gift ideas for men section.
Our Picks To The Top Presents For Teenage Guys:
Franklin Sports Portable Soccer Goal
Train, train, and train. This is basically the secret to scoring fantastic shots at the goal. The Black Hawk Portable Soccer Goal helps you in mastering your corner shots, penalty shots, and even hat tricks. Your teenager should be able to find just the correct size of goal for him to practice on.
Wilson NFL MVP Football
Playing pro football is all about knowing what to do with the ball. Whether you’re defending it, running with it, rushing it, or passing it, it is imperative that you keep your eye on the pigskin and the rest of the field. That’s why you’ve got to train with the Wilson NFL football.
Message Board with Highlighter Digital Alarm Clock
First, it’s a beautiful LED lighted alarm clock that should wake your teenager in time for school. Secondly, it’s a very unique message board that will tell your teenager he’s doing good in school in a very personalized way. That’s the beauty of the GODEEPTECH Message Board and Alarm Clock.
Teenage boys may not be known for their flexible bodies but it’s always a good idea to test this assumption. The Classic Twister game requires everyone to have well-oiled joints and very supple bodies to accomplish the many twists and turns that the spinner might dictate. Can you do it?
Leegoal Electric Shocking Pen
Don’t you just hate losing your ball pen every time you leave it on your desk and you go out for a second? Next time, leave the Leegoal Shocking Pen lying around your desk and see what happens if the culprit suddenly experiences some itchy fingers. He’ll get the shock of his life.
Dreaming of piloting a helicopter? Before you take off on a real one, why not take the Syma S107 for a spin first and see if you can make it hover and perform tricks that no real helicopter can do. The S107 can give your teen excellent control of its flight characteristics.
Nerf N-Strike Elite CrossBolt Blaster
There’s no better way to ensure a killshot especially when you’re dealing with the zombie horde than with Nerf’s Elite CrossBolt Blaster. Your teen will be blasting these undead to their graves while working with his teammates on the best strategy to utilize the full power of their blasters.
Westminster Desktop Drum Set
Sadly your teen cannot display his favorite drum set on his desk. However, he can always display this wonderful miniature from Westminster. It may be midget-sized but it comes complete with toms, a cymbal, a stand, and even a pair of drumsticks. The only thing that’s missing is the drummer.
Ferrari Remote Control Model Car
There is not a single teenage guy who doesn’t dream of driving a sportscar. RASTAR aims to make this dream come true even if it means driving only a scale version of the La Ferrari. Regardless, with remarkable craftsmanship and attention to detail, this mini prancing horse can be your teen’s first sportscar.
Jelly Belly Bean Boozled Spinner
Dare yourself and everyone else to take a spin and chew on the flavored jelly bean that the spinner has revealed. But there’s a catch; pick the wrong one and you’re Bean Boozled. Each jelly bean comes in either an amazing flavor or one that’s really quite difficult to stomach.
Indoor Snowball Fight
You no longer have to wait for winter to arrive before you can have that much-awaited snowball fight. Heck, you don’t even have to be outdoors to have a fantastic snowball fight. With the Snowtime Anytime, it’s snowy goodness and fun 24/7/365. There are no worries about melting snow, too.
Cell Phone Camera Lens Kit
It’s never too early to teach your teenager to start taking photos the professional way. Unfortunately, DSLRs are quite expensive. Giving your teen the Camkix phone camera lens kit should help him learn and master the basics of photography first using his smartphone before you give him his DSLR.
In the 90s, there was one game that everybody played. Today, let your teenager relive the glory days of the Tetris in his Nintendo 3DS system and play more than 20 different modes on this classic brick-laying puzzle game. Try your luck in the Marathon or even the Fever mode.
Sound Activated Light Up Shirt
Electrify the crowd, quite literally, with these really amazing t-shirts that are fabricated with the latest in acoustically-activated light show. The colorful image on the front panel of the Emazing Lights shirt is embedded with unique LEDs that respond to sound. Go to a party and your shirt will have its own party lights.
RAISEVERN Casual T-Shirt
The RAISEVERN casual t-shirts are uniquely designed tees that’s perfect not only for girls but for teenage boys as well. Every design is a moving art, able to evoke a variety of emotions from whoever sees it. And as for the wearer, the tee is guaranteed to bring comfort and confidence.
NFL '47 Clean Up Adjustable Hat
Your teen may have not made the cut to the varsity team, but it clearly doesn’t mean he can already extinguish his passion for the sport of football. With these beautifully designed caps, your teen can easily flash his loyalty to his favorite NFL team. Its adjustable closure guarantees it fits any size of head.
Oliasports Fidget Cube Relieves Stress & Anxiety
Is your young prince suffering from adolescent anxiety? Do you find him becoming restless all of a sudden without any apparent reason? Give him the fidget cubes of Oliasports and he’ll have a much better chance of managing his anxiety and stress levels. It’s great for focusing the mind, too.
Retro USB Super Nintendo Controller Joystick
Share your passion for classic games with your teenage boy using this third party-created SNES controllers called iNNEXT. Retro-inspired, these game console controllers have the exceptional versatility of compatibility across a variety of platforms as long as there is a USB port in the system. It can also play a multitude of games.
Adidas Basketball Shoe
Bring out the star quality in your teenager’s basketball skills with the Crazy Explosive shoes from Adidas. Designed and built specifically to support a rising basketballer’s rebounding, dribbling, shooting, and shuffling skills, this pair of performance basketball shoes is simply amazing, to say the least. It’s very comfy to wear, too.
Height Adjustable Portable Basketball System
Cultivate your teen’s love of basketball with this pro-court basketball system from Lifetime. It’s fully adjustable to you can start low at 7.5 feet and slowly increase its height to 10 feet at increments of 6 inches. The Lifetime comes with a 44-inch backboard and 18-inch hoop for pro-basketball action.
Sphero 2.0: The App-Controlled Robot Ball
Sphero’s BB-8 Droid can be a great gift for teens. But what if they’re really not fans of Star Wars? Then you need the Sphero 2.0. It is simply the smartest ball your teen can control with his smartphone. Sphero 2.0 introduces your teen to the fascinating world of robotics and AI.
The Art of Smart Football
Is your boy aspiring to be a linebacker, a tight end, or even a quarterback? Or is your teen keen on elevating his game up several notches? Then Chris B. Brown’s The Art of Smart Football should provide him with the insight on the different strategies and schemes in the pitch.
The problem with most umbrellas is that their handles are located in the center, providing shade up front but very little in the back. The Versa-Brella gives your son the versatility to use the umbrella any which way he chooses. This way, he can optimize the Versa-Brella’s superb UPF protection.
Carson MicroBrite Pocket Microscope
Who needs a compound microscope when you can easily pull one out from your pocket? That’s just how compact the Carson Microbrite is. Since it’s compact, it should provide mediocre magnification, right? That’s where you’re wrong. The Microbrite comes with 60x-120x magnification, thanks to its amazing use of LED technology.
iPhone 7 Plus Case
It speaks of strength and durability like no other. In your hands, the heavy-duty i-Blason Transformer case for the iPhone 7 Plus may feel bulky yet with a really luxurious and sturdy sense to it. The ruggedness of its design is especially constructed for the tech-crazed teens of today.
Apple iPhone 6
Surprise your teenager by giving him the iPhone 6 that’s been fully factory unlocked so he can put any SIM on it. At any rate, your boy will not have to be tied with hefty subscriptions while still allowing him to enjoy the many technical features of this Apple product.
Sphero Star Wars BB-8 Droid
In the 70s, R2D2 definitely captured our hearts. In the 21stcentury, it’s BB-8’s turn. With the Sphero creation, teenage guys can now command their very own Star Wars droid in fascinating detail. While the whole AI-thing is a work in progress, just having this icon roaming your house is simply a blast.
Star Wars Darth Vader Vehicle
Who cares if the path to the dark side is strewn with hate and anger? As long as you’ve got one of the coolest looking rides in town, it doesn’t matter really. With the mask of Darth Vader ingeniously integrated into this Hot Wheels vehicle, die-hard fans of the Empire will be striking back.
Hathaway Playoff Soccer Table
It’s game time right in your home. Rather than having your teenage boy staying in arcade centers, better have him and his friends play with the Hathaway Playoff Soccer Table. It’s large enough for some fantastic play. Watch the ball or go on the attack. Make a beautiful cross towards the box.
Thermos Can And Food Jar
Designed like an extra-large can of beer, teenage guys will love the Thermos from Insane Laboratories. Its 12-ounce capacity is just perfect for those ice cold beverages or even steaming hot drinks. It’s got superb thermal insulation maintaining the temperature of your drinks for a longer period of time.
Shave Ready Shaving Straight Razor
Your teenage boy will already be growing facial hair by the time he reaches puberty. As such, it’s important that you give him the right tools to learn how to shave properly. The Shave Ready is a carbon steel straight razor that guarantees close shave in the traditional way.
TRIVIAL PURSUIT: World of Harry Potter Edition
Test your knowledge of the Harry Potter series with this game from USAopoly. Teens will be bombarded with 600 questions that can range from the trivial to the more challenging. Whatever it is, your teen’s superior knowledge of the wizards of Hogwarts will come in full play. It’s a race to 12.
Waboba Extreme Ball
It’s a ball that’s especially designed for bouncing, soaring, and skipping over water. That’s what the Waboba is. And it is what’s keeping teenage boys busy every time they head to the waters. It’s a fun and quite an interesting way to get a superbly unpredictable yet equally terrific experience.
Travel Universal Cable Organizer
If your teenage boy is just like the ones we know, then he will definitely need the BAGSMART. This compact travel case effectively organizes all of your teen’s USB, audio, and gaming cables as well chargers and other smaller items that can fit into the BAGSMART’s nylon molded casing.
H20 Audio 100% Waterproof Headphones
The H2O Audio headphones are built specifically for the highly active, sports-minded, and very athletic teenager. Its excellent waterproofing extends its durability and versatility all the way from the track down to the pool. No sweat, regardless of how profuse it can be, can ever penetrate its superb design.
Maple Fungo Baseball Bat
Baseball has always been considered man’s sport. Every teenage boy must learn how to swing and hit a fast ball just as much as he must learn how to catch and throw a ball. With these baseball bats made of North American maple, your kid will be swinging like a pro in no time.
The Guy's Guide to God, Girls, and the Phone in Your Pocket
If your teenage boy is not asking you questions about a lot of things yet he obviously knows what they are, chances are, he has already read the McKee’s Guy’s Guide from a friend. Why don’t you just get him his own copy so he’ll continue on learning many tips for teenaged guys?
Night Running Gear Shoe Lights
Don’t let your teenage boy go biking, running, or even jogging in the night without the RUMBLE 24/7 conveniently clipped onto the back of his shoes. This reflective gear comes with flashing LED lights to keep your boy highly visible even from afar. And with 4 different modes, it sure is handy.
PlayStation 4 Slim 500GB Console
Teens following the adventures of Nathan Drake will love the PlayStation 4 Slim as it already comes bundled with the 4thinstallment of their favorite game. This 4thincarnation of Sony’s venerable PlayStation line and Sony’s 8thgeneration game console puts the player to the fore with superb graphics and unparalleled interconnectivity.
Kangaroo Fidget Spinner
It’s currently the craze. Almost everyone wants a fidget spinner of their own. For teen boys, the AMILIFE EDC Fidget Spinner provides the best experience, thanks to its use of stainless steel bearings allowing for super-fast spins. And if you happen to have anxiety problems, it’s a great stress-buster, too.
Samsung Virtual Reality Headset
Need an inexpensive way to enjoy movies, images, and even games from your smartphone in virtual reality? Get Samsung’s Gear VR and get a visual experience like no other. It’s lightweight and comes with an improved fit so you’ll be comfortable enjoying every second of your VR-enhanced smartphone activity.
Anti Gravity Phone Case
Want to amaze your friends as if your iPhone 7 is a magical one-of-a-kind smartphone? Simply wrap the CloudValley case around your smartphone and stick it on painted surfaces, metals, wood, ceramic tiles, glass, and even whiteboard. Your friends will scratch their heads wondering why your precious iPhone 7 never falls.
Ripstik Caster Board
Coast around the neighborhood or take a roll on the paved roads towards the beach on your very own snowboard on wheels. The Ripstik is pretty much a combination of a skateboard, a snowboard, and an inline skate owing to the fact that its 2 wheels are arranged in a linear fashion.
Tech Gear Multi Voice Changer
Everyone knows that if there’s anyone who’s out to pull a prank, it would be the most mischievous guy in your group. Play a prank on him with Tech Gear’s Multi Voice Changer. It’s so amazingly simple to use yet very effective in creating 10 different voices. Great for studying acoustics, too.
Apple Smart Watch
Wearable technologies are a must for every teen. And when it comes to smart watches, Apple’s often lead the way. The Space Grey Apple 42mm comes in as a strong-looking smartwatch that complements the strength of today’s young men. It comes with all the features you can expect from an Apple product.
Quadcopter Drone with HD Camera
The hhOhLHJVGHCFXDSZHoly Stone F181 is every teenage guy’s dream quadcopter drone. It’s easy to fly yet provides enough opportunities to try out one’s skills in handling such a delicate flying gizmo. It is also an excellent way to encourage teens to try out their aerial photography and videography skills.
Anker PowerCore External Battery
Guys just hate bringing a lot of stuff with them. The lighter and more compact they are the better. With Anker’s credit card-sized PowerCore is as small yet powerful as any power bank can be. Its 10000mAh capacity is delivered in lightning-fast fashion, powering up your gadgets in no time.
Samsung High Resolution VR Camera
How do you know the pictures or even the videos you’re sharing are real? If it’s taken by the Samsung Gear 360, that’s how. With an f/2.0 aperture lens, the Gear 360 instantly captures everything around you in one complete 360-degree view, all at the same time. There’s no need to pan the camera.
Cards Against Humanity
Gather your gang and play a game where being ridiculous, absurd, despicable, awkward, obnoxious, and weird are treasured and humility, honesty, modesty, and diplomacy are a big no-no. Not to be taken seriously, the Cards Against Humanity card game pits a black question against at least 5 white answers.
Kopack Anti Theft Laptop Backpack
Designed to protect your precious items, especially laptops and other expensive gadgets, from thieves, the ScanSmart is an ingeniously designed backpack for the modern teenager guy. It’s water-resistant, got excellent shockproofing capabilities, and is travel-friendly, too. Whether you’re going on a road trip or a day in school, ScanSmart won’t fail you.