44 Gifts for 14-Year-Old Boys That Are Cool Enough to Impress
When a boy enters his second year of his teens, life gets a little more challenging. Thanks to the hormones, a 14-year-old boy will be in a constant switch between highs and lows. This is a continuation of his transition from being a kid into a full-grown adult. It’s a time where he tries to discover what his identity is and try to search for a circle of friends that will make him feel like he belongs. With so much going on in his life, it can get overwhelming at times, thus explaining the sudden bursts of emotion. Make your young man feel a little better during his transition with one of these gifts for 14-year-old boys. This will definitely cheer him up and will make him feel that life is not that bad after all.
Gifts for 14-Year-Old Boys
14 Years Old T-Shirt
Kickstart a year of a 14-year-old boy by making him wear this math t-shirt for his 14th birthday. Even when he geeks out when he faces math problems, he’ll definitely look cool wearing this. It’s the perfect way to flex his mental prowess and inject a little humor to it. This breaks the prejudice that math wizards can’t be funny. He’ll even be delighted to strike up conversations among guests who get his humor and share his interests as well. Who knows, the girl he’s been crushing on may be able to solve the math problem as well.
ShiZap! Energized Stacking Block Game
Playing wooden stacking blocks will no longer be enough for teenagers. Since they are no longer kids, they want to play more daring games like the ShiZap. This is similar to playing Jenga but with an exciting twist. It comes with a tweezer and they need to use it to remove any block. However, they must do it fast and pass the tweezer to the next player if they don’t want to be shocked. A jolt of electricity will be sent to the tweezer once in a while that’s why they need to be quick when it’s their turn. You’ll be hearing screams of fun and laughter when your boy and his friends play this game.
Rearing a future engineer is an honor but it also has its challenges. If you don’t want to see your favorite items or gadgets stripped to their most basic state, then you should get your son the Intrism Pro immediately. Boys who love building machines will always find it hard to control themselves when it comes to tinkering. If they can’t find anything to channel this urge, then the stuff at home will be his victims. The Intrism Pro is more than enough to capture his interest. It’s also challenging enough for him to assemble so you get a few days off free from worries when you get him one.
Top Race Rc Plane
No matter how much boys will grow, they’ll still be kids at heart. Challenge your boy to a little race using this Rc plane. It is an upgrade from his Rc car or trucks. Unlike the remote-controlled toys that he used to play with as a kid, this will be more challenging because he needs to get a feel of how to fly it in the air first before he can properly win a race. This plane comes with rechargeable batteries, and a single charge can make the plane for 12 minutes straight in the air. Plus, you don’t need to worry about the propellers getting damaged when it crashes to the ground. It’s made with a Propeller saver technology which makes it durable.
VGAzer Levitating Moon Lamp
A teenager’s eyes will definitely become as big as a full moon when he sees this float moon lamp. It’s not like your average lunar lamp like the ones sold online today because this takes up the lighting game to the next level. The moon bulb levitates from its wooden base. No teenager can resist touching this when it is lit up. You’ll be sure that they will flock to this and try to test whether the floating moon is a trick or not. Not only that, this lamp can change into 7 different colors. No matter what mood a teenager is in, there’s always a color that will help him express himself.
Fitbit Charge 5 Advanced Fitness Band
Instead of buying your teenage boy a new watch that only tells the time, get him the Fitbit. This device will not only keep him on time but will also help him keep up with his health. This wearable device can log in all necessary stats that his body has in a day. It can monitor his pulse rate, oxygen saturation, activities, sleep, and others. A necessary step when you want to make changes in your habits if you want to improve your health. All the data gathered in a day will also be useful to know if his body is under stress. Together with an app, this device can help your boy implement measures to calm his mind and body.
Upgraded Bluetooth Beanie Hat
Ask any cool kid and they will tell you that a beanie hat will always remain as a staple in their wardrobe. Whether a boy is running errands or out bonding with his friends, this head accessory will always make their streetwear style look put together. However, this hat takes it up a notch because it has built-in headphones. There’s no need for them to carry separate wireless earbuds whenever they have this on. There’s less to worry about when they run errands because they won’t go looking for earbuds that fall from their ears when they move too much.
DJI RoboMaster S1
The love for anime and engineering can be a killer combination for teenagers. He’ll surely want to make a real Gundam in the future. If he wants to apply the concepts he already has about physics and engineering, assembling a RoboMaster will be a good place to start. This buildable robot includes STEM principles in it – your teenage boy will surely upgrade his knowledge and skills when he successfully finishes building one. This will also introduce him to AI technology – a knowledge that he needs to master if he wants to learn how to program robots in the future.
Pac-Man Retro Arcade Game
Relive the glory of the old days and let your 14-year-old boy appreciate the gems of the past with this retro arcade game. Designed to look like the arcade machines that kids play during the ’90s but in a small package, it’s a handheld device that operates on AA batteries. Because of its size, you can take this anywhere and enjoy a game or two during free hours. You and your son will have hours of fun beating each other out in a round of Pacman games. You’ll definitely feel the wave of nostalgia thrashing because the graphics and sounds of this game are the same as the original.
Teen Talk in a Jar
Tired of hearing one-syllable words from your son? Try playing the Teen Talk with him and you’ll get to know another side of him that you’ve never seen before. Let’s face it, when boys turn 14 years old, they slowly begin to drift away. They don’t share as much as they do when they are kids. This is probably because they think that parents wouldn’t understand them. By playing this game, both you and your son will know each other’s thoughts about different topics written on each card. You’ll definitely become closer after each game. You’ll also keep misunderstandings at bay because this will help your son open up to you when he needs someone to lean on.
Hover-1 Buggy Attachment
Why limit the use of a hoverboard when it has the potential to do more than it is created for? Boys can turn any hoverboard scooter into a Go-kart with Hover-1. He’ll have a fun experience riding in one of these because this has easy handling when driving, and easily steers this when making quick turns. He can even do reverse driving if he wants to give it a try. Always be comfortable while sitting on the Hover-1 because it has an adjustable frame that can accommodate any length. The hoverboards are also strapped securely at the back, making sure that they won’t detach when a boy takes them for a ride.
LEGO Technic Ducati Panigale V4 R
When boys become teenagers, they will have a clear picture of what they want to be in the future. If your son shows interest in motorcycles, he’ll surely love receiving this LEGO Ducati model on any special occasion. He won’t have time to be bored on a Saturday afternoon because this is challenging enough for him to spend hours trying to assemble it. Plus, when he’s done, he can put it on display on his table as a trophy of his effort. He will also be more inspired to work for his future because seeing this Ducati model every day will remind him of what he wants to achieve in the future.
Boys who are in their second year as teens will experience growth spurts. They need more sleep for their body to keep up with the physical changes going on. Keep them comfortable any time by giving him this Fatboy inflatable. No matter where he goes, he can always bring this with him to ensure that he gets a comfortable sleeping area whenever he needs to snooze in. It’s perfect to use when he goes to outdoor activities with friends. It can even be a good sofa in his room where his friends can lounge on when they hang out with him during the weekends.
Coca-Cola Tractor and Trailer
When your boy goes emo on you, remind him to be happy by giving him this Coca-cola truck model. Coca-cola trucks have always brought happiness especially during the Christmas season. It’s the only truck in the commercials that Santa Claus approves. Plus, he’ll also be delighted to add this to the collection if he’s one of the avid hoarders of collecting diecast models. It is an excellent replica of a real Coca-cola truck – even officially licensed by the company. The details included on it are on point and it even has rolling wheels. These are reasons enough to bring happiness to any boy’s face.
Leonardo da Vinci Catapult Kit
Stuck in the house because of the weather? Turn a boring afternoon into a heart-pumping day with this catapult kit. You’ll have hours of fun building this from scratch. Not only that, after completing this miniature catapult, you will be amazed at how far it can throw an object. If you and your son love to watch medieval war movies, you’ll be in for a ride. Build fortresses on the table using the common objects you find around the house. You two can take turns using the catapult and see who among the two of you made a stronger defense.
Field Notes: National Parks Series
Looking for gifts for 14-year-old boys that he can use daily? If he loves to scribble into notebooks, get him these Field Notes. This will be his daily companion whenever he wants to jot down his observations for the day. He’ll also have something to grab within easy reach when he needs to record his “aha!” moments so that he won’t forget them. These notebooks are small enough to be carried in the pockets. It also has covers that are inspired by nature – like pictures of animals in a park. He’ll also find this useful during school trips especially if they are asked to have proper documentation of their experience.
The Mug With A Glove
When your boy is about to make an important pitch for a school project, help keep his motivation up by serving his breakfast in this funny mug. It’s a big cup that looks like a baseball sliced in half with an attached glove near its handle. Like a real baseball match, he can try throwing a curveball using a marshmallow towards the glove. This will always fall into the mouth of the cup so you won’t worry about food getting wasted on the table. It will take his mind away from his school project for a moment and you’ll be assured that he gets to enjoy his meal.
Shinmax Fiber Optic LED Shoes
Make your son stand out among his friends when he goes to a party by making him wear a pair of these LED shoes. Even when he wears simple outfits, he’ll be the brightest kid in the crowd because these will light so bright, no one will be able to ignore them. It even has 7 different colors. If he wants to take it up a notch, he can choose to make the lights flash. There are four modes to choose from so he’ll be able to pick which among them will give him the most attention. Plus, he doesn’t have to bend when he wants to turn the lights on or off. The switch is hidden in the heel part and he can simply push the button whenever he wants to.
GoPro HERO9 Black
If your boy likes to do active outdoor activities like biking, help him keep a memory of his favorite trails with this Gopro action camera. He will always encounter beautiful places whenever he is out cycling with his friends and sometimes, using your phone will be impossible. This is especially true if they are cycling uphill. If he has this action camera with him, he can just wear this on his head using an accessory to place this in front of his bicycle. He may even enjoy looking at the videos and see something beautiful that he missed while pedaling.
Clocky Alarm Clock
We get it, teenage kids need a lot of snoozes to grow but it doesn’t mean they need to sleep through all their responsibilities. If your kid is one of the hardest to wake up during a school day, get him the Clocky and he’ll never be late for school again. This part-clock, part-robot will annoy even the heaviest sleepers by creating sounds that are piercing enough to jolt them back from their dream. If he has the skill to unconsciously push the snooze button, he will have a hard time doing it with Clocky because its wheels will make it fast enough to run away from him when he reaches for it.
How to Survive Anything
When you are a teenager, you’ll never know what surprises you will have in a day. There’s no problem if what you are getting are the pleasant ones. However, let’s face it, there are more days where you are getting the short end of the stick when you are a teenager. Life is full of uncertainties and getting your 14-year-old this survival guide will keep you assured that he’ll come out unscathed no matter what situation he is in. This book has useful insights that will not only cover life-threatening situations. This will also tackle day-to-day struggles that most people don’t know how to deal with – like what to do when your parents act embarrassingly.
Speedball Beginner Screen Printing Kit
Got a creative kid who has a knack for creating good designs? Allow him to express himself through his art and parade it for others to see by making T-shirt prints with this Speedball printing kit. No matter what design he has in mind, he can easily recreate it ready for printing through the vinyl sheets included in the kit. He’ll not worry about buying another screen when he wants to do another design because the vinyl that he used can be easily removed without leaving any residue. Who knows, your kid may even attract many customers. You’ll soon have a budding entrepreneur to look after.
8 Key Mini Kalimba
Is your boy a frustrated pianist? Does he dream of playing his favorite Bach piano piece on it but his fingers can’t keep up with the tempo? Ease his way in the musical world by giving him one of these thumb pianos. He won’t worry about his fingers struggling to press the keys because all he needs are his thumbs. He can recreate a simple tune from his favorite piece and produce a tune that is similar to the ones you hear from a music box. Plus, it’s small in size so he can bring it anywhere he goes. He can play with this instrument whenever the need arises.
GoSports Magna Ball Tabletop Game
Make your son’s 14th birthday the most exciting party of the year by making his friends play exciting games after enjoying a sumptuous meal. This GoSports tabletop game will awaken the competitive side of any guest and you will be sure that they will have fun while having a match against one of their friends. This game is similar to a foosball, but it has magnet-controlled pieces that each player will be moving. To score a point, they must move their respective pieces to push the ball in the opponent’s net. There will be many praises and cheers for the winner especially when they see what prize you have prepared for him.
PaceArm Small Backpack
When your boy loves fun and bright colors, don’t let his bag clash with his style by getting him the PaceArm backpack. Its sleek and minimalist color will make sure that it won’t hog any attention when used. It’s the perfect size for teenagers to bring to school – not too big and also not too small that it can’t hold all of his school supplies. Plus, the straps of this bag hang comfortably on the shoulders. It has a snug fit so it won’t put too much pressure on the area. Your boy will love bringing this around wherever he goes because this keeps his back cool at all times.
Foldable Lap Desk with Storage Pocket
If you can’t get your kid to move his butt out of his bed to do his homework, get this lap desk and you can bring the whole table no matter where he is. He’ll be motivated enough to do his assignments because he’ll be comfortable during the whole process. This desk will provide a sturdy surface that he can use whenever he wants to write something on paper. Plus, it has a hidden compartment that can store the supplies that he frequently uses. Now, he has no reason why he wasn’t able to finish his homework. He can even do it while simultaneously watching his favorite show on TV.
elago AW5 AirPods Case
Is your gamer teenager working hard to do well in school? Reward him for his efforts with this elago AirPods case. This is compatible with both the first and second versions so you’ll not need to worry about what kind of AirPods he has. Gamers will always go nuts when they see products that can help them flex their favorite pastime. The gaming console design will always take him back to his childhood where he and his friends play Pokemon using a similar-looking console. Not only that, but this will also effectively protect his Airpods and may even serve as a mini shock absorber when the case slips from their hands.
OSOYOO Robot Car Starter Kit
No matter how much a boy grows, that little child inside his body will always stay in his heart. No teenager can resist owning a robot car, especially when he sees one. However, this car is unlike the rest because this takes it up a notch. Teen boys need to build this up themselves and input codes in it to make it into a functional robot. It’s a great way to introduce coding and engineering to young minds, especially those who dream of entering a career path that requires this skill. By instilling the principles of STEM, your boy will be able to develop his logic and problem-solving skills at a faster rate.
Speks Geode Magnetic Fidget Sphere
With all the nasty things that life throws at a 14-year-old boy, he’ll surely have a hard time how to process his emotions well. Create a good alternative for him to channel his frustrations and anger before he smashes the face of his classmate by getting him the Speks sphere. This set has 12 pieces of pentagons with magnets that a boy can use to make a sphere. This activity itself is enough to relieve some of the stress that he is currently bottling up. For those days that make him extra worked up, he can channel the Hulk within him and smash the sphere into pieces.
Lightning Reaction Reloaded
Teen boys may think that they are way too cool for their family and will not join the games during their bonding sessions. However, if he hears your loud guffaws when you play this shocking game, he’ll definitely change his mind. This is the game that will never be labeled as boring – no matter the age group you are in. Every round will be exciting because you need to be quick if you don’t want to be electrocuted. To play this game, each member will hold a handle and wait for the red light to turn into green while suspenseful music is being played. When this happens, each player must press the button on the handle. The last one to press will be electrocuted.
Secret Puzzle Box Brainteaser
If you find that your boys get a little naughty before Christmas, keep them from opening their presents before Christmas day using this puzzle box. You can use it to hide money or gift certificates so that they won’t be able to get their hands on it easily. For big ones? Hide them in a secure location in the house. Then write the location on a piece of paper and place it inside this box. Your mind will stop fretting over your boys ruining their surprises. It’s also a fun way to teach them the value of a reward after putting in the effort.
LED 3D Puzzle Titanic Ship
All future captains of a ship should have at least one good ship model displayed in their room. Give him this CubicFun 3D ship puzzle and he’ll always have something to motivate him when he wakes up every day. This puzzle will allow him to build the most famous ship in the world, the Titanic. Though it’s a jigsaw puzzle, the finished model will look majestic because it has built-in LED lights in it that make it mesmerizing to look at when turned on. Plus, he won’t need any tools when he assembles this. Every piece is made to click into place whenever it is placed in the correct location.
If you constantly wonder how your boy sees the world around him, these spectacles will be your best move. It comes with camera lenses on the glass frame which allows anyone to record short videos. The moments that your boy will be capturing will be at the angle of how he sees it at that moment. When you see the videos that he will share on his social media accounts, you will have a glimpse of what it’s like to be him even for just a moment. Plus, it’s an opportunity for him to discover his surroundings and share what he loves about them with the world.
Portal from Facebook
You never have to sacrifice your bonding moments with your boys even when you are constantly away from home due to work with Portal. This device can help make your video calls with your kids more convenient by keeping it hands-free during the calls. You can even do other activities during the call because its smart camera can detect motion. You won’t be out of the frame even if you constantly move. It’s like a CCTV camera – it will follow you wherever you go. So, even if you’re busy preparing your dinner, you can just talk freely with your family and it will be like you are currently in your home cooking for them.
SAMSUNG Galaxy Tab S7
Got a 14-year-old who loves to doodle but hates the increasing stack of notebooks in his room? Get him this SAMSUNG tab and you’ll never have any storage problem again. When he brings this device wherever he goes, he’ll always have something to use whenever inspiration strikes him. This also has a smart pen that he can use to draw and has a similar feel as a real pencil. He’ll no longer reach for his notebooks whenever he draws because he can also download apps that make it easier for him to make straight lines and also color his doodles without bringing additional art materials.
Make studying more fun for your son by allowing him to have fun during breaks with this desktop bowling set. It’s the right size to be placed near his study area so that he can easily reach for it whenever his mind needs some time off to digest what he studied. By playing a fun game in between study sessions, his brain will be able to relax and can prepare itself for another round of intense focus. Plus, he won’t find studying a chore anymore because he’ll have something to reward himself after putting in long hours of hard work.
Captain America Die Cast Shield Replica
When your boy did a good deed at school and you want to reward him for a job well done, there’s nothing that will fit the occasion more than this Captain America shield. This will be the perfect item that you can place on his table to serve as his badge of honor for being heroic – no matter how big or small his heroic act is. Like the First Avenger, this will inspire him to always be kind to others and sometimes be their shield when others are bullying them. You’ll definitely be sure that if Steve Rogers is real, he’ll be proud of your son.
Bulldog Bluetooth Speaker
Your son will have the coolest dog even if you’re living in a no pets allowed apartment when you get him this Bulldog speaker. With its all-black design, this speaker will not only allow your boy to play his music playlist but will also have cool decor in his room. His face will always light up when he sees this because it looks like a black bulldog that wears cool sunglasses. Plus, it did not sacrifice sound quality even if it has a great design. This has a good 360-degree stereo sound and is paired with a deep bass effect – it’s enough to satisfy the ears of any audiophile.
The Book of Incredible Information
Are people constantly calling your boy a walking encyclopedia? If so, then help him keep up with his image by getting him this incredible book for his birthday. This is a collection of random information from various topics that anyone can think of. It has a little bit of everything – from history, odd professions, radical inventions, famous personalities, and many more. No matter the age or background of the person that he encounters, you’ll be sure that there will be a snippet of wisdom that he can share in whatever topics they will be discussing.
Karmagami “Pixels” Sensory Toy
When you are stuck in a place where you’re no longer a kid but still aren’t an adult, you’ll always be eating stress for breakfast. There’s so much going on inside a teen boy’s life that they need to keep their anxiety in check to not lose their minds. This Karmagami will be their lifesaver if you get one for them. This is not only for kids – it can help anyone who struggles with anxiety no matter how old they are. This effectively reduces stress by channeling the negative energy into a sensory activity. They can fidget with this all they want whenever they feel anxious and they’ll also be soothed with the kaleidoscope colors with every flip.
Scanmarker Air Pen Scanner
In order to retain information well, you need to make the most of your senses. Make the school life of your boy easier by allowing him to study more effectively using this scanmarker. When he reads his lessons using this device, he will not only engage his sense of sight. Featuring a text-to-speech capability – every time he sees the words, he’ll also be able to hear them being read at the same time. Plus, holding the scanmarker over the paper will give him tactile activity. He’ll surely be able to remember his lessons more because three of his senses are put into good use.
LEGO NASA Apollo Saturn V
Make your boy’s mind fly over the moon and back by giving him this LEGO space rocket. Any boy who sees himself as a part of NASA in the future will definitely be hyped to see one of these. One of their lifelong dreams is to build real rockets. Why not allow them to start building one while they are still young? Like a real rocket, this model is also designed to have detachable parts. It can be detached into three – inspired by the stages that happen during a space rocket launch. Plus, it comes with two figures that they can place inside the craft to serve as the astronauts.
Mini Sticker Printer Machine
Had trouble finding good gifts for 14-year-old boys? Worry no more because this sticker printer is here to save you from your dilemma. This age group loves stickers but they do not enjoy the ones that their mom usually gets from the stationery shops. With this device, they can choose any picture to make as stickers. It can be connected through Bluetooth so they can print any image they have on their phones. They can even use this to save time in their school work like just taking a picture of their classmate’s notes, printing it, and sticking it inside their notebooks.
UTeCiA Complete Archery Set
Unleash the inner Legolas of your boys and see them hit the bullseye in no time by getting them this archery set. This is a great way for you to try getting your boy from becoming too engrossed in playing video games that do not provide any physical activity. This set is massive – it has 30 pieces of items in the kit that he needs to start his archery practice. Plus, it’s designed with the safety of the boys in mind. It’s great for kids and beginners to use. No one will be hurt even if the arrows go to unexpected places because their tips are flexible.