30 Gifts For Teen Boys They Won’t Think Are Lame

Updated on January 7, 2022 Updated on Jan 7, 2022
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    Teens can totally be tough to choose a gift for. Yeah, you can give him gift cards or cash, but what fun is that? So if you are looking for a birthday or holiday gift, our gift guide will provide you with some of the best gift ideas for teen boys that they won’t think are lame.

  1. Mini Projector
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    This compact projector will allow him to take this baby everywhere, living room, bedroom, even put it in a backpack to impress his friends. The mini projector has a 32~170 inches projection display size with a 1m to 5m projection distance. The built-in speakers have excellent sound quality, but you can also connect them to external speakers if you need more sounds. Great for movie watching or game playing.

  3. The Ultimate Snack Gift Box


    There’s nothing like a quick snack to boost the mood of you or your loved one. Every Snack Chest is crafted with name-brand snacks that he will already know and love. From protein bars to chips to candy to nuts, there’s a chest that’s perfect for teenage guys to pick up a treat and go. A fun and delicious, unique gift for a teen or tween boy.

  5. The Loudest Alarm Clock With A Bed Shaker
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    Teenagers are heavy sleepers and impossible to get out of bed. With this super bed shaker & buzzer, he can easily set it to his favorite alarm method. Even when in a deep sleep, this gadget will easily wake him up on time. It can also be set to wake for just weekdays, just weekends, daily, or just a one-time alarm. The snooze function allows you to suspend the alarm temporarily and catch a few more minutes of shut-eye.

  7. A Drone
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    Bring out the big kid in him. Foldable & flexible blades make the drone small and portable, letting you travel light enjoy the flight fun. The 120°Wide-angle 720P HD Camera includes an adjustable angle, which captures high-quality video and clear aerial photos. The Wi-Fi real-time transmission FPV system can connect to your phone with the drone. 

  9. Dropmix Board Game
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    DropMix lets you play music like never before! Developed by Hasbro and Harmonix, Rock Band, and Dance Central creators, this fast-paced music mixing card game gives you a new way to collect, discover, and combine favorite tracks. The coolest gift for an audiophile

  11. Timberland Chukkas
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    Today’s going to be an adventure. Make sure he’s wearing a new pair that can handle it! These Groveton Leather & Fabric chukkas feature recycled materials, cushiony footbeds, and streamlined styling that’s great dressed up or down. 

  13. Breakfast Sandwich Maker
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    Teenage boys are hungry all the time. So make a hot, hearty breakfast, lunch, or dinner sandwich in 5 minutes or less! Build the base of your sandwich in the bottom layer, place the egg and your sandwich’s top layer on the upper cooking plate, and close the lid. In just five minutes, your breakfast sandwich is ready to eat. 

  15. Noise Canceling Headphones
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    These teen boys’ room necessities. Beats Solo Pro Wireless headphones deliver a premium listening experience with Pure Adaptive Noise Canceling to block external noise actively. The real-time audio calibration to preserve clarity, range, and emotion. It pinpoints sounds to block while automatically responding to individual fit and music playback. Earbuds kind of person? You can’t go wrong with Apple Airpods Pro.

  17. Klask Game
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    He will love this award-winning game. Klask was ranked as the #1 party game of 2015 in Sweden and Norway! Ideal for parties big and small, families, or just couples having a game night, Klask is fun for everyone! Get your hand under the table and try to score but watch out for the hole. Use your magnetic handle and striker to defend your half, avoid the biscuits (magnets) and send the ball flying into your opponent’s goal to score. Be careful not to land your striker in your own goal!

  19. Northface Backpack


    Carry everything you need for an action-packed day in our largest backpack, the redesigned 40-liter Router that’s constructed of hyper-durable nylon and crafted with a haul handle on the exterior for quick grab-and-go. Features fleece-lined front organizational compartments, a larger main compartment, and a dedicated laptop, tablet, and notebooks.

  21. Nintendo Switch Lite
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    This one is definitely on his wishlist. Introducing Nintendo Switch Lite, a new version that’s optimized for personal, handheld video gameplay. With a built-in +Control Pad, and a sleek, unibody design, Nintendo Switch Lite is great for on-the-go gaming. A great Christmas gift idea or birthday gift for a teenage boy who is a gamer. Want to spoil him? Get him an Xbox One or Playstation.

  23. Anker Power Bank
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    Take battery life with you anywhere. One of the slimmest Power Delivery portable chargers around. Combines PowerIQ and Power Delivery technology in an astonishingly portable package. You won’t find a more portable PD power bank about the same size as a mobile phone.

  25. Spikeball Set
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    Spikeball is a fun, active, and competitive game played with rules, kind of like volleyball. A great way for teen boys to enjoy outdoors, indoors, lawn, yard, beach, gym, tailgate, family get-togethers, vacations, virtually anywhere, and for any event.

  27. Shashibo Box
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    Looking for something to fidget with and stimulate your mind? You’re in the right place. Shashibo is a shape-shifting box that transforms into over 70 shapes. Plus, with its strong magnet system, you can combine several cubes with building even larger shapes, sculptures, and structures. Can you create them all? 

  29. A Comfy Hoodie
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    This will be his go-to, cozy hoodie for watching Netflix on the couch, playing games with friend’s or even going out after high school. This everyday-classic pullover hoodie sweatshirt features long sleeves, a kangaroo pocket, a drawstring hood, and a wide ribbed hem and cuffs to lock in warmth.

  31. Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker
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    The right song can power you through the day, make you feel happy, bring back great memories, and lift your spirits when it comes to music. This portable bluetooth speaker is a small, sturdy, compact speaker that can be used indoors or outdoors. From kitchen to bath or shower, yard to the pool, picnic to beach or office, it doesn’t matter..the iF012 is sure to enhance your experience and increase the fun & excitement in your day!!

  33. Phone Case Wallet
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    Everything he needs in one place. Ditch the wallet and go with the Wallet Slayer. He can carry his ID, credit cards, and cash all securely with his phone. With the ultra-light and durable construction, it’s both thin and protected, making it the perfect gift for a teen on the go. 

  35. Wallet Ninja
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    The power of 18 functional, everyday tools, in the size of a credit card! The tools included within the Wallet Ninja are 6 Hex wrenches, a can opener, fruit peeler, bottle opener, ruler (standard & metric), letter opener, box opener, phone stand, eyeglasses, Phillips, and Flathead screwdriver! A super cool multi-tool and makes for a great stocking stuffer for a teenage boy.

  37. Adidas Slides
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    Ideal for the pool deck or shower, these men’s slides feature a quick-drying Cloudfoam footbed that cradles your feet with soft cushioning—the bandage-style upper shows off contrast 3-Stripes for a classic athletic look. In addition, the EVA outsole provides lightweight comfort.

  39. Wireless Charger
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    The wireless charging pad’s slimline design and the leather surface will add an air of high-tech sophistication to his desk. In contrast, the silicone ring and silicone pads underneath prevent the devices from easily sliding off. In addition, the thinness and intelligent protect technology to ensure both his smartphone, iPhone, AirPods, and other devices with wireless charging case will not overheat and more charge more efficiently.

  41. LEGO Star Wars: The Mandalorian
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    This brick-built armored transport shuttle features a cargo hold with opening sides that double as access ramps and carbonite bounty elements inside, a dual LEGO Minifigure cockpit, spring-loaded shooters, escape pod, and more authentic details to inspire creative play. A challenging build for ages 10 and up, this 1,023-piece starship construction kit includes 5 collectible LEGO Star Wars characters, including The Mandalorian and the Child LEGO mini-figures.

  43. Gamer Mouse
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    In high-pressure moments, lag-time from a gaming mouse can be the difference between winning it all or losing. Trusted by top eSports professionals, G900 Chaos Spectrum delivers ultra-quick responsiveness that’s virtually lag-free—wired or wireless. Chaos Spectrum interprets every hand movement onto the screen with superior tracking accuracy and consistent responsiveness at any speed. Pair it with a gaming headset for a great gift.

  45. Weekend Watch
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    The Weekender collection is all about versatility. Easily switch it up with interchangeable slip-thru and quick-release straps. From leather to fabric and with a wide selection of colors to choose from, you’ve got options. A cool gift for a 16-year-old boy to celebrate and remember his milestone birthday.

  47. Amazon Echo
  48. The echo uses tens of thousands of skills and counting. Skills add even more capabilities like ordering a pizza from Domino’s, requesting a ride from Uber, tracking your fitness with Fitbit, controlling your TV with Dish, and more. To enable new skills, ask Alexa.

  49. Dart Board
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    Take his game room, basement, or bedroom to the next level with a handsome, fun dartboard. It includes the mounting hardware, a throw line, a throw line measuring tape, and six darts so you can start playing right away. 

  51. Skateboard


    Designed to be fun to ride and portable to carry around, this is our go-to board for anyone who skates everywhere. The double kick tails take the board to the next level of fun and performance. We’ve upgraded this deck with carbon-infused bamboo on the top and bottom for a beautiful finish. These make the best gifts for teen boys.

  53. Cozy Beanie
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    Soft and warm, this heavy gauge cotton-rich beanie is perfect for winter weather. He will be ready for anything this fall, winter, and spring. With this long cuffed beanie, your noggin’ will be warm, cozy, and stylish. Bring it. 

  55. Star Wars T-Shirt
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    This men’s Star Wars vintage logo tee is a classic throwback for long-time fans. Transport yourself to a galaxy, far away, with cool new Star Wars graphic tees featuring Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker, Yoda, Chewbacca, Princess Leia, and all your favorite star wars characters. A great gift for a Star Wars Fan.

  57. A Cool Water Bottle
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    It knows when to close – Keep your cool all day with the spill-proof Autoseal Chill Stainless Steel Water Bottle. Whether you’re running around town or on the treadmill, your water will stay cold for up to 28 hours, thanks to Thermalock vacuum insulation in this reusable water bottle. Just press to sip and release to seal automatically, using the spout cover to help protect against dirt and germs when you’re finished hydrating. Now, that’s cool.

  59. A Nike Gift Card
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    And if all else fails to get him a gift card. By giving a Nike gift card, you’re giving limitless potential because one gift opens an entire world of footwear, apparel, and equipment – loved by fans of sport and style alike.