Are you looking to buy your fifteen-year-old son, grandson, or nephew a gift but you have no idea what to get? In this post, we have compiled a list of 35 best gifts for 15 year old boy. Read on and discover what kind of gifts would most likely impress your teenage boy.
Top Gift Ideas & Toys For 15 Year Old Boys
1. CuberSpeed Rainbow Ball
This amazing Rainbow ball comes with 11 holes and twelve colorful balls inside. The game here is to try and fit the balls back into their respective like colored spots. This is done by fidgeting with the ball over and over. It is a fun activity that will engage your 15-year-old boy. Apart from being a fun, this game will enhance your child’s memory and improve his recognition. It is a simple gift any 15-year-old would love.
2. Kids Microscope Kit
This is an easy-to-use microscope with loads of features that help in building a young scientific mind. A tween is able to explore and experience the world differently. It’s a compound microscope with a forward facing turret that has 300x, 600x and 1200x magnification capabilities. The metal base has an all-glass eyepiece and LED light mirrors for illumination.
3. Czech Games Codenames
Does your boy love movies with spies and secret agents? If yes, then this game would make a perfect gift for him. The game is by played by 2 or more people. The goal is to see which team can get the secret agents together first and start strategizing. Whoever does so is the winner. It is fun because the teammates only know their agents by their code names. The teammates have to figure out clues given on who their agents are, all this while avoiding an assassin. It’s a good gift idea because it installs the values of teamwork in your child.
4. Dynasty Toys Laser Tag Set and Carrying Case for Kids Multiplayer 4 Pack
Laser tag is a common household game, loved not only by children but by adults as well. This makes a good gift for a 15-year-old boy as it is a 4 pack and it is multiplayer as well. So your child can play with his friends in teams of two or every man for himself. It contains a blaster target hence no vests are required to play. The blasters come in a variety of colors, so the tastes of both your child and his friends are taken into account. It is a child safe product and hence would make a perfect gift.
5. EcoSphere Closed Aquatic Ecosystem
If your kid loves science, getting him EcoSpere Closed Aquatic Ecosystem would really make him happy. The kit contains a closed aquatic ecosystem in a sphere. It comes in a variety of sizes so you can pick one that is perfect for your 15-year-old. It utilizes NASA technology, so it’s sure to fascinate your teenager.
6. Fire HD 10 Tablet
It is suitable where you can’t fully trust your teenager yet with an expensive iPad but still want him to be conversant with technology. It has 10 hours of battery life, making sure your child is ever entertained and a 1080p full HD display giving them the full experience. You have a choice of purchasing a 32 or 64 GB internal storage Fire HD depending on the needs of your teen. It comes with speakers, Dolby audio and many more.
7. Explosive Combustion Science Lab Kit
Explosions, science and making them happen at the same time are a young boy’s catnip. These hands-on experiments that make rockets and explosions are a great gift to any teenager. They come with easy to follow instructions and are quite safe, despite their name. This will ensure the boys enjoy themselves while learning along the way.
The instructions colorful and explain what chemical reactions are taking place. The boy can be able to recreate the experiments in a home setting with some additional materials. It can be safely done indoors with wonderful results.
8. GOgroove BassPULSE 2.1 Computer Speakers
This among the best gifts for 15-year-old boy who loves music. Your teen will absolutely love watching movies and listening to his favorite songs with this high-quality sound set of speakers. The set works with his smartphone, laptop, iPod and even his tablet. A fun addition is that it has LED light which pulses to the beat of the music; a sure way to fascinate his friends. The speakers have differently colored LED lights making the experience fun and colorful. They come with an AUX that will allow him to connect to almost any device.
9. Holystone HS190 Foldable Mini Nano RC Drone
Make your son happy with Holy stone HS190 foldable Nano RC drone. These drones are cool and foldable which makes them epic to watch. The kid will be eager to know what takes place with the drone which will improve his eye coordination and internalize the physical set up of the drone which is a good thing for the kid.
10. Holinox Star Wars Millennium Falcon Lamp
If your child is a Star Wars fan, this is most definitely the gift for him. It comes with seven different color modes. This lamp will convert your teen’s room into an extraordinary Star Wars themed atmosphere. It has a touch button at the bottom that allows you to switch it on and off; hence, your teen will get the experience only when he wants it. It is a stylish and unique art lamp as well, adding a touch of style to the room in which it’s placed.
11. Imikoko iPhone 6S Luxury Fashion Case
Does your 15-year-old boy have an iPhone 6S? If yes, then you should consider getting him this amazing Luxury Fashion Case to make things more personalized and enjoyable. The case would be an important iPhone accessory for him, and you get to choose from 8 different color combos. Each color combo is available in three-layered schemes.
The case is lightweight, therefore, the feel of the smartphone in his hands won’t change. Its cutouts accommodate the iPhone’s ports perfectly ensuring that its functionality remains. This is a great accessory to that will keep his expensive smartphone from nicks, dents, and scratches. He is going to love it.
12. Nerf Mega Blaster
Nerf guns are always fun and safe choice young boys at any age. They come with foam bullets that are harmless and can be used in a variety of ways. This mega blaster has 6 foam darts that can fire up to 90 feet away. It makes the Nerf gun ideal for target practice and Nerf wars. It’s an exciting choice for boys who like the outdoors and serves as an icebreaker game for new friends. The game is safe and child-friendly even as they shoot at each other.
13. Holy Stone F181C RC Quadcopter Drone with HD Camera
Get your teenage boy this amazing drone and see how happy he will be. This Holy Stone Quadcopter comes with an HD camera for shooting high-quality videos and images. Your teen will love showing this off to his friends. The drone is suitable for beginners, owing to the key return as well as the headless security system. It takes around 80 minutes to charge, and this corresponds to around 9 minutes of flying time. It has a range of up to 100 meters, making it very suitable for outdoors. This is one gift your child will love you for.
14. Indie Boards & Cards The Resistance (The Dystopian Universe)
This is a good game for parties and when he has his friends over. It is suitable for up to 10 players. It differs from other group games as every player plays up to the end of the game. There is no elimination hence no one feels left out in the process. The scope of the game is the ability to lie to your friends and to try and tell whether or not they are lying to you as well. It has a 30-minute play time and does not require a moderator.
Boys tend to go for extreme sports as part of their play time. A skateboard is a cool gift choice for any tween who likes the outdoors being active. The 22-inch skateboard has a wide deck that’s well suited for long rides. If your 15-year-old hasn’t had experience with skateboards before, this will work well to ease them in. Its long design is not ideal for flipping tricks, with 3 inches’ thick wheels that will provide safety. They come in a variety of colors and patterns are cool, and your tween will definitely love.
16. Laser X 88016 Two Player Laser Gaming Set
We have previously talked about everyone’s love for laser tag. This is a 2-player set that is expandable, that is more players may join when you purchase more than one. It can be combined with all other Lase X sets. The players may participate either as a team or as individuals. It has an interactive voice coach who constantly gives feedback. It has a 200-foot range as well and full-color lighting effects.
17. DROGRACE Children’s Kids Waterproof Camera
If your little one has shown some interest in photography, then he will appreciate this waterproof camera. This camera allows your boy to take pictures while on his adventures with his friends. It has several features that make it more exciting for him to take pictures. With the 40 built-in frames, he will certainly spend his day documenting every part of it. We especially love that it is waterproof. This means that he can bring it with him when swimming and does not have to miss any important moment.
18. LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 31313 Robot Kit for Kids
Teenagers love technology. This robot kit is sure to blow your teen’s mind away. It contains everything one would need to build your very own interactive robot, which is then controlled via an infrared sensor system. A drag and drop programming interface which is icon based will enable your teen to program their own robot. Besides being educational, the robot provides hours of entertainment. It contains a USB port, enabling internet connectivity via Wi-Fi. It comes with building instructions for 5 robots as well. It is one of the costlier gift ideas in the list, but it is definitely worth it.
19. LEGO Saturn V 21309 LEGO Ideas Nasa Apollo Saturn V 21309 Building Kit
If your teenager is into astrology or engineering, this is a perfect gift for him. It is a model of the NASA Apollo Saturn V. It stands at around a meter high. It includes an Apollo spacecraft and rescue socket and contains three stands where the completed model is displayed. This timeless set will surely fascinate hos friends, and it will keep your teenager entertained for a long time.
20. Faux Bow 3 Archery Set
This is an amazing lightweight alternative to a regular archery set. It comes with six arrows with foam tips that can shoot to over 100 feet. The bow is easy to use and durable enough to withstand great pull. It has easy assembly and safer than the traditional bow and arrow. A tween can use it to play with friends or shoot at targets in the backyard.
21. LEGO Star Wars VIII BB-8 75187 Building Kit
Again for the Star Wars lovers out there, this kit comes with a rolling head which is wheel-activated, as well as, an opening hatch and a display stand. It contains just about 1106 pieces stands at 9 inches high and 5 inches wide. It also comes with a decorative fact plaque and a miniature action figure. The display stands measures more than 10 inches. This is a gift that will constantly keep the 15-year-old boys mind engaged, enhancing his visual and coordination skills.
22. LittleBits Base Kit – Rule Your Room
This kit will enable your teenager to be the king of his on domain, and which other domain does a teenager have apart from his room. The kit allows him to rule over his room while developing his problem-solving skills and his engineering skills a well. This is a must buy kit for parents of fifteen-year-old boys. It contains step by step instructions for one challenge and 8 inventions and provides inspiration for countless more. The toolbox may be used over and over to create new things. Your teen will be able to create touch activated inventions. The kit is an award-winning STEM product do you can be sure of the quality.
23. Logitech G231 Prodigy Gaming Headset
If your fifteen-year-old is into gaming, this headset this col headset will be a great addition to his playthings. The headset comes complete with a microphone to make the experience real. This Logitech G231 Prodigy Gaming headset does all the things mentioned above and more. It has an adjustable unidirectional mic and can be plugged into any gaming console. It has an extremely clear voice pickup and has a nice and efficient lightweight design, guaranteed to impress your teen.
24. PRANK-LOPEDIA: The Funniest, Grossest, Craziest, Not-mean pranks on the Planet!
Which 15-year-old boy does n’t love pranks and getting into mischief? They’ll definitely love having access to over 70 different fun loving and probably gross pranks. This complete encyclopedia by author Julie Winter bottom offer step by step instructions and props that help to pull of these pranks. These pranks are relatively harmless and their easy to read format and instructions ensure the process is as much fun as possible.
25. Melissa & Doug Suspend Family Game
This fun game is not only ideal for your teen but the entire family as well. It can be used by one to four players at a time. It is packed with skills that your child will benefit from such as hand-eye coordination and interpersonal skills. Inside are a wooden connector, a wooden base, 4 frame rods, and 24 game rods. It can be used by children from 8 years and above, making it a fun activity for siblings.
26. Merytes Binoculars with 10×25 Portable High Definition and Blue Film
If your child loves being outdoors or if you’re trying to encourage your child to play more outside, this gift is more than perfect. These binoculars are lightweight, making them easy to carry and durable as well. Thes binoculars are perfect for activities such as bird watching and are good to carry along to activities such as hiking. Your teen may carry them along when going to watch concerts too. They come with a cleaning cloth, a strap, and a carrying bag so you will not have to incur extra costs purchasing them separately.
27. Spalding NBA Mini Basketball Hoop
Boys who are into sports will love this over the door hoop. Sometimes things like weather and time can prevent a tween from going outside. This basketball hoop helps in working off excessive energy while safely indoors. The 18” by 10.5” polycarbonate backboard can easily fit over a standard door. It comes with a padded form door bracket and form padding for the backboard to protect the door from scruff. A 4” Spalding rubber basketball with NBA and Spalding logo completes the set. The whole thing looks really cool in a room and can act as a decorative ornament too.
28. Nerf Sports Aero Howler Football
Nerf products are an all-time favorite for teens. The company has been able to capture the exact needs of teens and tweens, and their products keep improving. This is an ideal gift for a 15-year-old boy who is active. It is ideal for football lovers. It is a football that will fascinate your teen with the amount of distance it covers. It features grip which enables you to grip it tight and ensures it does not fall. Your teen ill absolutely falls in love with it.
29. Maisto Rock Crawler
When it comes to boys gifts, you can hardly go wrong with a radio control toy car. This Maisto Rock Crawler comes with articulated suspensions which makes it a lot more versatile than the regular toy car. Fitted with two oversize tires this makes it the perfect ride for a rugged terrain. Don’t be fooled by its light weight, this truck is finished with a tough vac –formed body. He will be amazed by how easily this truck can climb over most obstacles.
30. Nintendo Switch – Neon Blue and Red Joy-Con
This is a must-have in the world of gaming. It’s at the top of almost every teenage boy’s wish list. It lies in a dock which then connects to your TV. When removed, it transforms into a handheld gaming device immediately. It provides fun on the go. The stand can be flipped in handheld mode, and this enables it to switch to multiplayer.
31. The Manual to Manhood
Kids are curious and ask all sorts of questions which are innocent but can awkward sometimes. Now that your boy just got in his teenage hood, this book will help him find answers to some of the questions that he would rather not ask. With this book, he will learn 98 crucial survival skills like how to change a tyre when he has a puncture in the middle of nowhere.
By getting him this book, you will have gifted him the opportunity to learn and discover the answers to most of his questions. This book is written in a unique way offering easy to understand and follow instructions. It comes with great fun visual; no doubt this will be one of the most unforgettable presents in his life.
32. Nite Ize BugLit
This kit is a little light which attaches to basically anything. You may attach it to a bike, agent, a shirt you name it. It provides illumination wherever and whenever you need it. This gadget is extremely useful for teenage boys who ride their bikes at night. On top of being useful, it’s fun. It features legs which are fully bendable and a tough rubber shell which makes it durable. It is cost effective as well as compared to almost all the gifts mentioned above, and hence it is budget friendly. It is a simple gift guaranteed to be more appreciated than you think.
33. Oculus Rift + Touch Virtual Reality System
This is one of the costlier gift ideas. It was one of the biggest and most talked about trend in 2016 especially among teenagers. It is among the most highly regarded and recommended VR brands in the world. When buying this gift, ensure that the recipient’s PC meets the requirements specified. It comes with free titles, touch controllers and ultra-low latency.
34. Plague Inc. The Board Game
This is a board game which has an age limit of 14 and accommodated between 1 and 4 players. It takes about an hour to ply, making sure your child is fully entertained. It is a game of evolution, infection, and extinction. It is based on a video game with a similar name. Each player is a toxic disease. The players compete against other players to infect different cities.
35. PlayStation 4 Pro 1TB Console
It is the last in this list, but it is most definitely not the least. Play station is the most popular gaming device across the world, not only among teens but among tweens and adults as well. PlayStation 4 is the latest PlayStation version. This will ensure your teen is up to date with trends. It has spectacular graphics and is compatible with all PS4 games. It connects to the internet hence one may play online and connect to social media platforms such as Facebook. It connects to Google and YouTube as well. It is one device that does it all.