You’ve probably seen dozens of bumper stickers saying ‘’if you remember (something cool from 80’s or 90’s) your childhood was awesome’’. And they are probably right, we did have great times and great toys. There are many different things that marked childhoods of various generations – but we keep forgetting the one important thing. To live in this moment, of course. A little bit of nostalgia is okay, but we need to focus on new generations for a little bit.
If you are attending a 14th birthday party of a teen boy you are probably wondering what gift should I give to him. And for all the other circumstances, the same question remains, what to give to a fourteen-year-old boy? They are probably over with toys … but what gadgets to offer to a grumpy teenage boy? ..A boy who probably hates every gift that’s not cool and trendy. Fear not, we’ve put a very long list of potential presents. We’ve prepared heavy artillery, ladies, and gentleman! From tech gadgets and toys and a little bit of educational stuff (we will make it look cool, pinky swear). Arm yourself with patience and we will show you only the best gifts for 14-year-old boys.
44 Top Gift Ideas for 14 Year Old Teen Boys
1. GoPro HERO5
Let’s face it, where will you find a teenager mostly. On the Instagram of course, sharing his favorite moments with his friends. They are always in motion, so they need a gear that can follow their hectic tempo. GoPro Hero 5 in black color is a great choice for your young adventurer. Before he embarks to a new adventure, arm him with this little baby. It can create stunning visual masterpieces – 4K video and 12MP photos in Single, Burst and Time Lapse modes. This model is also waterproof. It means only one thing: hello, cool underwater photography.
Grab a bite of the latest Apple technology. A bite of this apple a day doesn’t keep a doctor away. But it will keep your teenager occupied and lost in the magical world of music. This model comes with a power bank – so music will keep on playing forever. This model also comes with headphones, A8 chip, a new 8MP iSight camera, faster wireless connectivity, and iOS 8, New ‘M8’ chip to provide fitness tracking. Because your boy needs to remain fit. Choose one of 8 trendy colors – you will know that you got a right present.
Maybe your boy is growing up – but love for flying toys will never die. It all started with a toy plane and it can continue with drones. We all have that kind of guilty pleasure. This quadcopter drone is always a great choice for a 14th birthday present or as a Christmas gift for 14 year old boy. Equipped with One Key Return & Headless Security System – it will make sure that you won’t lose it even if you try. Awake his inner explorer – this model has a range of 50-100 meters. One key 360° 4-ways flip (left, right, forward, backward), continuous roll for perfect action and amazing performance – with the extra battery for longer flights. Let boy imagination flow with this amazing gift.
This little bundle of joy comes with 12 hours of battery life, a vibrant 8″ HD display, a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor, 1.5 GB of RAM, and Dolby Audio. Multi practical presents – what does one teenager want? Unlimited access to Netflix, Apps, HBO, music… and this baby has enough memory to handle everything. So your teenager can ignore the world around it – in style. This model also comes with one special Lady called Alexa – it will be his favorite lady… for a while.
Now, what do Bart Simpson and Tony Hawk have in common? They are both amazingly cool, they are icons of different generations, people like them… They are simply icons and they have mad skateboard skills. This craft requires a lot of time and practice – but with this skateboard, everything will go smoothly. Who knows, maybe your boy will be a new skating icon.
Paintball is cool, as well as airsoft… but let’s face it, those sports are a little bit dangerous for younger folks. Lucky for them there are safer alternatives. You can taste the adrenaline and have an ultimate and complete battle experience. With those amazingly cool blaster guns combined with vests and futuristic sound effects and vibrations – you will instantly feel like you are inside an awesome movie. Ready, player one.
These headphones are an ideal gift for all 14 year old boys who love music. Add a completely different dimension to sound with these headphones. Deep, immersive sound and improved performance – this unique model will give you a totally different experience of music. It will completely mute all the background noises, even in the windy environments. Seamless synchronicity between audio and video – you can also switch between two Bluetooth devices and watch a video while connected to your smartphone. Your teenager can create his own personal heaven staying online with his friends, listening to music and watching movies. Cool right?
Hello, there perfect instant camera. This Fujifilm model is made especially for the sake of a perfect selfie (that’s what fourteen-year-olds do for half a day) and instant photo printing. It comes in a few different trendy colors – your boy will love this cobalt blue color. Capture the perfect moment every time or create a smooth soft look – every portrait you take with this baby will be a little work of art. It is like he own renaissance painter in pocket – The boy who receives this gift will always be ready to capture and instant print the best moments of growing up.
9. Cozmo Robot
If your boy liked movies like ‘’Treasure planet’’, ‘’Iron Giant’’ and ‘’Wall – e’’ – well we have a special treat for you. Meet Anki Cozmo, he is a cutie straight from those movies. Friendly and adorable he can be your boy’s loyal sidekick. He can show you the world with his eyes, you can see the things from a different perspective. It is an amazing educational toy for kids… and for a little older customers, he can help with learning creative coding. Who knows, maybe you have a hidden scientist in your house – and Cozmo can help him reach his potential.
For the boys that loved circus and acrobatics – you can now be a part of your own circus show! This is for serious players only, Walkaroo Xtreme can help you reach new and unimaginable heights. Well, literally – go to the XTREME, with a height off the ground that ranges from 12 to 17 inches with Vert Lifters. Your boy is growing every day and you can get him an extra help with this gift.
Just like girls are never too old for a Disney movie – boys are never too old for playing with Lego. Check out this gem: remote-controlled LEGO Technic RC Tracked Racer that drives forward or backward, left or right, and makes 360° turns. Large obstacles? A piece of cake! Lego toy is never one dimensional – they are offering a 2 in 1 model, a little transformer for your eyes only. It is also compatible with other Lego construction sets – you can combine and create your own little war machine.
Every boy has an idea of what is he going to be when he grows up. Astronaut is always in the top 5 wishes. Who doesn’t like the idea of exploring the worlds beyond ours? New horizons are waiting… and you could use a little practice of course. This flying model rocket launch set is a great choice for astronauts to be – it will reach great heights and leave everyone amazed. This model can reach heights over 650 feet with recovery on a colorful 18-inch pre assembled parachute.
13. Oculus Rift
Before the real world kicks in with all the boring stuff- let your boy enjoy the world or virtual reality systems. Don’t worry, it can still interact with the ‘’boring’’ real world and listen to your commands. This model comes with 6 amazing titles – so choose your adventure! Robo Recall, Luckyʼs Tale, Quill, Medium, Dead and Buried, and Toybox
Older generations had the Nintendo Entertainment System – for the new generations, it is the Sony PlayStation. It was a long way from pixels to lifelike graphics. If your boy loves video games – this will be one of the best gifts he has ever received. Afford him the first-class experience with this game console and he will be thankful for having such awesome parents (uncle, aunt, grandfather…) who know a thing or two about modern technology.
Tony Hawk and Bart Simpson probably had their humble beginnings on the skateboard. And teenagers are full of different phases – starting from music and different kinds of sport. But if your 14 year old boy wants to learn this craft – give him this gift and support him no matter what. He is a little rebel – he will simply adore prints on this model. Try to make him pick up only one.
Another gem from Lego – this time in the form of an awesome motorcycle toy. Your boy is probably still too young to get his driver license – but he still can find a way to practice. First, you get him this one – a few years later you can purchase a lifesize model. It would be an adorable promise to your boy. This model is also a little transformer – 2 in 1, it also can become a retro model. Depends only on your boy’s taste or mood… teenagers can change that like a pair of socks.
Now we have a little something for future artists. If your boy has a talent for drawing or to tell a compelling or funny story – well, let him practice in style. Lulu Jr. My Comic Book is an amazing choice for exploring your kid’s creativity. Let him create his characters – this model also have about author section – it will be an amazing motivation to work on its dreams. This is really great gift for all creative fourteen year old boys
Have you heard about this awesome board game? If not – well it is about time. Just hear this interesting premise of this board game – you will enjoy the silence and you will practice your lip reading skills. And of course, you will all test the limits of your own patience. Includes 1 set of game headphones with built-in sounds a timer and 150 cards with 600 different phrases.
When you are having a teenager around your house that means only one thing – if you by chance leave the house…well, you will probably found it burned after a wild party. So communication is the key guys, show little support to your teen. Show that you are a cool mom & dad and buy these guys. Buy those speakers and if he is throwing a party behind your back – at least let him be a master of the party. With just one touch of the finger, you can set a mood and energy of every party. Cool magic power.
Now you know that you equipped your teen with only the latest tech gadgets. But sometimes you need to keep things simple – and to inspire him to go out and play with his friends. This disc can save the day. Includes 2 hard PVC targets, 1 full-size disc and carry case – popular at the beach, BBQs, camping, and more. Simple yet effective toy, it will be your boy’s favorite outdoor activity and a great way to bond with friends. 14 old boy who loves outdoor sports will for sure love this gift.
We conquered the sky with drone quadricopter, we conquered the earth with awesome lego toys. So what was left to conquer? Water! Rivers and lakes – everything that comes to your mind. You can do that with this amazing toy meant both for adults and kids. Trust us when we say, the real fight will be for remote control. You can race the other boats – and win.
Now, what is the worst thing that can happen to your teenager? The worst nightmare is that his phone dies..tablet as well. If you are at home that means that you will probably read shampoo ingredients in the toilet, just like in the good old days. But if you are outdoor and it is getting late it is a completely different story. you are a mom with anxiety it could be a real hell for you also. So avoid these stressful situations for both sides with a portable charger. You will have enough power to recharge all your gadgets. But it can’t recharge your energy after boring school day, sorry.
If you are too young to have your own motorcycle and skateboards seem too one-dimensional for you – we have a great news. You can glide through streets in style with this amazing Aurora Hoverboard Self Balancing Scooter. It is a perfectly safe solution, it looks stunningly beautiful with colorful led lights. But that is not all – you can enjoy your favorite music and play it via Bluetooth. This is a smart investment for all parents out there-there will be no excuses when you ask him to go to the store.
If you are raising a hardcore ‘’Star Wars’’ fan we have a great news for you. We have right present for 14 year old Star Wars obsessed boy on our list. You can actually buy him his own R2 D2. Yup, that one. Straight from the movies to your living room. Your young geek will be thrilled to get that kind of support from his parents. This model will be the perfect partner for the next ‘’ Star Wars’’ marathon – it will even show an emotional reaction. You can also explore holographic sceneries with him! So, what do you waiting for? Start wandering through the Star Wars universe – in your living room.
If you thought polaroids are the thing of the past – well, you missed a memo that polaroids are coming back. Better than ever. Now your smartphone memories will last even longer. Sometimes it is great to stick to classics. Instant photos in a matter of seconds. Your boy will have many stories to tell… and pictures to prove it. Cherish all those precious moments in youth, you are young for a brief moment in time – and you should catch that moment, add a few filters and save it.
We all loved to draw when we were kids, wishing that our drawings come to reality. With all vivid colors, fantastic beasts from our imagination will come to life. With this amazing 3d set it is possible. Out of the thin air – your new design is born. Tactile with vivid colors it burns the spark of the creativity. Let the boy explore and create the most amazing designs with this cool and pretty cheap gift. It will be a perfect foundation for your career as an artist or sculptor, maybe even 3d animation master.
27. Slammo Game Set
First of all – what is Slammo? Well, it is a game that will make everyone outdoors this year. Slammo is an action-packed 2-on-2 volleyball style outdoor game. Teams have 3 hits to bounce or spike the ball to the net! Sounds interesting? Well, it is interesting enough to keep your teenager occupied and outdoors with friends, getting enough vitamin D and unlocking another achievement in social life. If you get him this game, you will avoid that awkward socializing phase in your teenager’s life – and he will be grateful for that.
28. Push Up Bars
Fitness phase is very important for your teenager’s proper development. Yes, video games are cool but the best thing that you can do is to keep your child fit. Inspire your little universal soldier to build some serious muscles. And which workout is better than good old pushups? We know it is not easy to start but there is a smart way that could help your kid become lean and healthy. This little thing called perfect pushup elite can’t help it a big-time – Push Up stand designed to rotate slightly, engaging more muscles and increasing strength and definition in arms, shoulders, chest, back and abs. Only one product that will practice the entire body – and it is great for working out at home.
Now when we mentioned that pushup magic tool there is another important thing when comes to working out at home. Music! Music keeps you inspired, adding that much needed extra boost to the workout. All teenagers like to listen to their music loud – and SoundLink Bluetooth speaker can do that kind of magic. Once you buy this one for your kid just war the neighbors – or you can make some sort of a compromise. It can play also their favorite music for at least one hour of the day.
If you think that your teenager has a potential for engineering – well, we have something great for you. Let him practice those engineering skills by building his own roller coaster made out of wood. This special maze is full of secrets, full of different dips and turns – you can run marbles through it. This model comes with an awesome graphic novel – so your teenager will have the entire lore behind its creation. And it includes dragons – and who when he is 14 years old doesn’t like dragons?
Perfect gift idea for a 14-year-old boy who love stars and astronomy. We mentioned awesome educational stuff that will awake curiosity in your teenager. Exploring the beautiful world beyond ours – you will need a proper equipment for your first glimpse into the stars. You will learn him that he always aims for the stars because he is your special little guy no matter what. You will maybe awake the future scientist or an astronomer – you will never know if you don’t try. Support his passions and help him find his way to the stars – and let him enjoy in its all beauty.
32. Gaming Mouse
For your little gamer, what is the most important gear? Great computer with the extremely vivid graphic? Check! A stash of the latest video games? Also checked! But what about the final touch a.k.a. The awesome and cool mouse that will lead you him through victories and to gaming hall of fame? We have something like that. It looks very cool and futuristic, it has elegant edges, awesome blue light – and it can be improved to increase its performance. So help your gamer reach its full potential and to unlock achievements you probably never heard for.
Have you heard of this shocking new game? And when we say shocking we mean it – this sounds like a clickbait but we are serious. If you are not quick enough you will get shocked what happens next? And what happens next? You get shocked. Shocking? That is the entire premise of this game – to shake things up on the next party and be quicker than your opponents. Perfect birthday present. You will be shocked at how popular your boy will become after winning this game.
No, we are not talking about some machine for hunting Bounty chocolates. Although it would be a great invention for sugar addicts. This Bounty Hunter device is founding the precious hidden treasures. It is a simple metal detector – it will help you find objects up to 5 inches deep and larger objects up to 3 feet deep. So get your teenager ready for good old treasure hunting. Maybe together you can draw a map and who knows – maybe you will be surprised by ‘’ancient treasures’’ found in your backyard.
35. Capture the Flag
If you are looking for an exciting game not just for your teenager – one that will connect everyone into one big exciting game. Strategy, physical exercise, swiftness, and quick thinking – every aspect is important to outsmart others. Best thing is – it includes the futuristic lights and it can only be played in the cover of the darkness. Exciting nighttime activity — without smartphones, computers or tablets. Physical exercise becomes part of the fun as players run, hide and chase each other to win! So don’t wait, mark your territory and win your opponents.
Let’s face it – every teenage boy simply loves basketball. It is one of those sports that is part of every childhood – and beyond. It will become a tradition for your boy and his friends even later in life when they find a time to play between all the ‘’boring’’ stuff. And as we all know it – the practice is the key. So your boy needs to practice anyplace, anywhere, anytime. With this great gift, he can play basketball literally everywhere. It will be a great reminder for the workout.
Watch out David Guetta – you can get a serious competitor soon. If your teenager is talented for music – or he is still exploring everything about his favorite music this could be an original gift that will spark his creativity and will to create something original. Let him explore all the settings and options – it has 4 modes ( loops, fx, samples, cue). Highly intuitive features to create Loops, add effects and launch samples thanks to the unrivaled feel of the pad. And of course, before all the experimenting make sure that you have your earplugs and that you warned your neighbors about your teenagers latest dream.
38. Scrabble Deluxe
Now, who said something about Scrabble not being cool and that it is for nerds only. Well, they made a huge mistake. Take a look for this one for example with a solid wood cabinet with mahogany finish and built-in lazy susan. It looks stunningly beautiful and promises a great time. It is an elegant gift for your rebellious teenager that will make his brain working (although during the puberty it is always in lazy mode). It will become more eloquent and he will appreciate that present a little bit later in life.
39. Djubi Classic
Remember how you were playing the game of catch with your son while he was a little bit younger. Well, it is time to take this game to a completely different level. This game just got more interesting with a few latest additions. It includes a launching hook, catching net and a comfortable, ergonomic handle, 2 racquets, and 2 balls. Everything you need for a great time together.
Mustache and beard never go out of the fashion unless it’s the first (ugly) teen beard and mustache. We had a storm of ‘’lumbersexuals’’ and that trend is here to stay. And today’s teenager’s dream is to grow a decent beard. So help him skip that awkward facial hair phase – he will be grateful for the rest of his life. Teenagers today live at a fast pace – so this product can follow their tempo. Faster and more smother, gentle shave – it is the perfect choice for your teenager to start his beard history.
41. Nike Backpack
We mentioned various items on our list but the most important things you should ask yourself – where your teenager will store all that items? He needs a stylish backpack, of course. Backpacks are always thoughtful presents because they are practical for every use – he can carry a backpack to school, to training, to outdoor activities etc. Nike is one of the most popular brands among young people so you won’t make a mistake by choosing this amazing backpack.
Dartboards are great things – they never go out of style and they are the great stress relief. Your teenager can awake his inner Robin Hood, practice good coordination and precision. It can also be a great family activity – make it your unique tradition. Organize a tournament. But of course, don’t be too competitive, the last thing we want is an arrow stuck in someone’s forehead.
You can throw an awesome party but can you draw it? This game is awesome for parties at home – it will make you awake your inner artist and make you think very fast. Although you don’t need to be an artist – if you can’t draw things could be much more interesting. Includes two erasable markers, erasable boards for drawing and an updated category of clues. Enjoy a good laugh with your boy – he is maybe not an artist but you still love him. And beat him in this game.
Another gift for the 14 year old boy who wanted to be Robin Hood when they were kids… or maybe one’s whose star sign is the Sagittarius. This set is great for outdoor activities and it is extremely safe for use – Arrows have foam tips that are designed to bounce off and ground any target you create. Create a unique pyramid of cans – and then smash it into pieces just to see the pure power of this amazing set. This is also a great present for a stress relief – you can target anything but you can’t hurt anybody – which is awesome.