Are you thinking of buying a gift for your 15-year-old boy? discover what kind of gifts teenagers like him are into with the list of 35 best gift ideas for 15 year old boys that I have gathered below. We know that it can be challenging to find the best one, so we have decided to gather them here to help narrow down your option.
Gifts For 15 Year Old Boys
1. Bluetooth Wireless Headphone
Your fifteen year old son will love a bluetooth headphone which he can use for 14 hours straight. Choose one that has a one single charge, so he can enjoy almost half a day of listening to the music. Also, there are a lot of wireless headphones in the market and choose one that has a 3D hinge to ensure that the earphone has an ergonomic fit and a structure that’s collapsible so he can transport it anywhere he please.
Select a headphone that comes with a removable headband, which you can wash when needed, and should also have a built-in remote and mic so he can use it for calls as well.
2. Kids Microscope Kit
Choose a kid’s microscope kit which is easy-to-use with loads of features that help in building a young scientific mind. Usually, a teen is able to explore and experience the world differently. Choose a compound microscope with a forward facing turret that has 300x, 600x and 1200x magnification capabilities. Make sure that it has a metal base for an all-glass eyepiece and LED light mirrors for illumination.
3. Board Games
Does your boy love board games? If yes, then buying this type of game would make a perfect gift for him. Usually, a board game is played by 2 or more people. Board games are fun because the teammates only know their agents by their code names. It’s a good gift idea because it installs the values of teamwork in your child.
4. Laser Gun
One of the most common household games today are laser guns. Both kids and adults love that game, which is why giving him a laser gun as a gift will be perfect for your fifteen year old boy. Choose a set that comes with the blaster target which means that vests are no longer required. Usually, the blasters come in different colors which your teenager will love. Choose a product that is child safe making it an excellent gift for kids.
5. EcoSphere Aquatic
If your son loves science, getting him this amazing 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 fifteen year old. It utilizes NASA technology, so it’s sure to fascinate your teenager.
It is suitable where you can’t fully trust your teenager yet with an expensive tablets but still want him to be conversant with technology. Choose a tablet meant for kids as the ones in the market now has 10 hours of battery life, making sure your child is ever entertained and a 1080p full HD display giving them the full experience. Also, you have a choice of purchasing a 32 or 64 GB internal storage Fire HD depending on the needs of your teen. Choose one that comes with speakers, Dolby audio and many more.
7. Science Lab Kit
A science lab kit is one of the favorites of teens today. The reason behind this is because of how they can experiment and make rockets and explosions in a safe way. Usually, the kit comes with an instruction that’s easy to follow. Select one that has instructions are colorful and thoroughly explains why chemical reactions happen. Choose materials that will keep him on experimenting on different chemicals. Usually, everythng in the kit is kid-friendly, so there’s nothing to worry about.
8. Computer Speakers
This among the best gifts for fifteen 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. Foldable Mini Drone
Your fifteen year old will surely be happy with the Atoxy Mini Drone. The drones are foldable, which your teenager boy will surely find cool. Improving your kid’s eye coordination will help him in the future. Let your teenage boy see his surrounding using this drone. He can also play with it with his friends.
10. Cool Lamps
Cool lamps are becoming more and more and giving him one is most definitely the gift for him. Choose one that comes with seven different color modes, for your son’s room to be converted into an extraordinary atmosphere. Choose one where it has a touch button at the bottom which allows your son 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. Smartphone Case
Your fifteen year old probably owns a smartphone and giving him good case would surely help. It will protect his phone from bumps and drops. Choose one that has an air cushion to ensure that his phone will stay protected. Select a case that is also scratch resistant so he doesn’t have to worry if he had accidentally put his phone in his bag together with his keys.
12. Gun Blaster
Your teenage boy will love a gun blaster because he can play with his friends using the gun. Choose one that has foam bullets, which will make the gun very much harmless. Select a set that comes with more than 5 foam darts and can be played in different ways, including in gun wars and target practice.
13. Drone with HD Camera
Get your teenage boy an amazing drone and see how happy he will be. Choose a drone that comes with an HD camera for shooting high-quality videos and images. Your teen will love showing this off to his friends. Choose a drone that 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. Usually, 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. Card Board Games
If your 15-year-old boy loves going on camping or sleepovers, then giving him a card board game will surely be put to use. Choose a game is different from other types of games today which your kid and his friends will surely love. No one will be eliminated so everyone will still be in the game throughout. The game time is usually 30 minutes, and a moderator is not required.
Your 15-year-old will love this skateboard because it will keep him outdoors and active. Usually, a skateboard is 22 inches in length and the deck is wide, which is ideal for long rides. He can also do tricks in this skateboard, because of the 3 inches thick wheels. Choose a skateboard that comes in different patterns and colors, so your teenage boy will get his own skateboard in his favorite color.
16. Laser Gaming Set
We have previously talked about everyone’s love for laser tag. A laser gaming set that is expandable and can be played by more than one player is a good idea. It can be combined with all other laser sets. The players may participate either as a team or as individuals. Choose one that has an interactive voice coach who constantly gives feedback. Also, it would best to select one that has a 200-foot range as well and full-color lighting effects.
17. Waterproof Digital Camera for Kids
Your fifteen year old son probably loves going to the beach or the pool with his friends. He will surely love a waterproof digital camera that can be submerged into 9.8 feet of water. He can enjoy snorkeling or swimming with this camera since he would be able to take photos of everything that he sees.
Choose a camera that comes with TFT LCD screen, so he can film comfortable and playback the video if he wants to. Also, choose one that has a bright flash, everything will be captured clear.
18. Building Robot Kit for Kids
Teenagers love technology. A robot kit is sure to blow your teen’s mind away, as it usually contains everything one would need to build your very own interactive robot, which is then controlled via an infrared sensor system. There are some kits that have 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. Choose one that contains a USB port, enabling internet connectivity via Wi-Fi. It comes with building instructions for 5 robots as well.
19. Building Kit
If your teenager is into building, this is a perfect gift for him. Choose one that stands at around a meter or two high. Select a timeless set that will surely fascinate his friends, and it will keep your teenager entertained for a long time.
20. Remote Control Boat
A remote control boat will surely make your fifteen year old boy happy. Usually, a boat has a speed of 30km/hour and has a 390 brushes motor size. It can be played on a river, lake, or even in your pool. One of the best things about a control boat is that it has a child safe propeller system so you shouldn’t worry about anything.
21. Character Building Kit
A character building kit comes everything that your fifteen son needs. Choose something that contains just a lot of pieces so he can enjoy it for a long period of time. With a character building kit gift it will constantly keep the 15-year-old boys mind engaged, enhancing his visual and coordination skills.
22. Problem Solving Kits
A problem solving 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. Choose a kit allows him to rule over his room while developing his problem-solving skills and his other skills a well. That definitely is a must buy kit for parents of fifteen-year-old boys. Choose one that contains a step by step instructions for one challenge and inventions and provides inspiration for countless more. Make sure to choose a kit that is an award-winning STEM product do you can be sure of the quality.
23. Gaming Headset
If your fifteen-year-old is into gaming, giving him a cool headset will be a great addition to his playthings. Choose a headset that comes complete with a microphone to make the experience real. Select a gaming headset does all the things that a gamer needs. It should have an adjustable unidirectional mic and can be plugged into any gaming console, and an extremely clear voice pickup and has a nice and efficient lightweight design, guaranteed to impress your teen.
24. Prank Books
If your 15-year-old boy loves doing pranks, then a prank book is for him. Choose one that has different pranks that are either fun or gross but completely safe. It should also have clear step by step instructions and as well as props so he can start pranking everyone around the house. You shouldn’t worry because everything in the book is harmless.
25. Family Game
A fun game is not only ideal for your teen but the entire family as well. Usually, the game can be used by one to four players at a time. When buying, choose a packed with skills that your child will benefit from such as hand-eye coordination and interpersonal skills. Make sure to choose one that can be used by children from 8 years and above, making it a fun activity for siblings.
If your child loves being outdoors or if you’re trying to encourage your child to play more outside, a binocular gift is more than perfect. Binoculars are lightweight, making them easy to carry and durable as well. 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. Choose one that comes with a cleaning cloth, a strap, and a carrying bag so you will not have to incur extra costs purchasing them separately.
27. Basketball Hoop
Every boy today loves basketball, which means that your 15-year-old boy will surely appreciate a basketball hoop. He can either install it in his room or the backyard. Choose a board that is made out of polycarbonate that measures 18 inches by 10.5 inches. It should also be padded, so the door will make sure that it will protect the door.
28. Bluetooth Beanie Music Hat
With a bluetooth beanie music hat, your teenage boy will surely be kept warm while listening to his music on his hat. This is a unique gift to give your fifteen year old boy, as the fabric is usually breathable, warm, and very comfortable, which can be used as an outdoor gear. One of the best things about this type of hat is that it is washable, since the headset speaker can be removed. Reinstalling it in the hat is easy, so you don’t have to worry about anything.
29. Remote Control Truck
When it comes to boys gifts, you can hardly go wrong with a control toy car. Choose one that comes with articulated suspensions which makes it a lot more versatile than the regular toy car. They are usually fitted with two oversize tires this makes it the perfect ride for a rugged terrain. Don’t be fooled by its light weight, this type of truck is finished with a tough vac –formed body. He will be amazed by how easily a truck can climb over most obstacles.
30. Gaming Console
A gaming console is a must-have in the world of gaming. It’s at the top of almost every teenage boy’s wish list. Majority lies in a dock which then connects to your TV. Choose one that when removed, it transforms into a handheld gaming device immediately. It provides fun on the go. Make sure that the stand can be flipped in handheld mode, and this enables it to switch to multiplayer.
31. Book for Teens
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, a book that will help him find answers to some of the questions that he would rather not ask. With a book, he will learn crucial survival skills like how to change a tyre when he has a puncture in the middle of nowhere. By getting him a book, you will have gifted him the opportunity to learn and discover the answers to most of his questions. Choose a book that is written in a unique way offering easy to understand and follow instructions.
32. Bike Light
A bike light is a little light which attaches to basically anything. YIt provides illumination wherever and whenever you need it. A gadget like this is extremely useful for teenage boys who ride their bikes at night. On top of being useful, it’s fun. Choose one that is cost effective 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. Virtual Reality System
A virtual reality system is one of the costlier gift ideas. It is one of the biggest and most talked about trend especially among teenagers. It is among the most highly regarded and recommended gadgets in the world. When buying a gift, ensure that the recipient’s PC meets the requirements specified. Choose one that comes with free titles, touch controllers and ultra-low latency.
34. Board Game
Giving a board game which has an age limit of 14 and accommodated between 1 and 4 players is a great gift. Usually, board games will take about an hour to ply, making sure your child is fully entertained.
35. Gaming Console
It is the last in this list, but it is most definitely not the least. An awesome gaming console is the most popular gaming device across the world, not only among teens but among tweens and adults as well. Giving him one will ensure your teen is up to date with trends. Choose one that has spectacular graphics and is compatible with all games. Majority usually connects to the internet hence one may play online and connect to social media platforms such as Facebook.
These are all of the 35 gifts for 15-year-old boys that he will surely love to have. With the list above, you will surely be able to choose one that you know that he will surely love to have. So go ahead and choose amongst the 35 gifts and surprise your teenage boy this coming Christmas or on his coming birthday.