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We know how hard it can be to find good gifts for 13 year old boys, gifts that they actually like. Christmas gifts or birthday gifts, we hope to make your task a little easier as we’ve put together a selection of awesome gift ideas.
Gifts that will put a big smile on his face for sure!
Fujifilm Mini Link Smartphone Printer
Next on the list is another piping hot tech gadget, it’s the Fujifilm Mini Link Smartphone printer. This smart little printer is smaller than a smartphone and prints high quality pictures of all the photos they’ve got stored on their phone.
They can even edit their favorite shots with filters and special effects before printing them. Available in Blue and White.
G-Shock Watch GA-700UC
This is one cool watch for a 13 year old boy! The G-Shock watch has a rock solid, awesome design, is up to 200 meters water resistant, is shock resistant, has a digital & analog display and a flexible resin band.
Available in black, beige and green.
Smartphone Camera Lens
This bestselling camera lens for iPhone and Samsung comes with a macro, wide angle lens and LED light.
It simply clips onto his phone allowing him to make high quality pics.
RICOMAX Metal Detector
This smart Ricomax metal detector certainly is one awesome gift for a 13 year old boy. The Ricomax features a highly sensitive, waterproof search coil that can detect, gold, silver, iron and a ton of other metals, even under water.
The Powerhouse of the detector is its smart & intuitive LCD screen that shows when an object has been found and even displays the depth of the found treasure. Metal detecting is an exciting new hobby and a great way for them to spend more time outdoors.
CUSTOM NAME THE MAN THE MYTH THE LEGEND T-Shirt
What an awesome T-Shirt this is! Customize the name and the color and you’ve got an epic T-Shirt for a young guy! The price is really awesome as well.
HP Sprocket Plus Instant Photo Printer
The sprocket is one of the hottest tech gadgets for teens at the moment. The sprocket photo printer prints high quality pictures from their phone using Bluetooth connectivity. A great way to share those precious memories with family & friends. The sprocket plus comes in red and white.
INTO THE AM Men’s Graphic Tee Shirts
Ultimate coolness! INTO THE AM makes the most awesome graphic T-Shirts on the planet. Premium quality, pre shrunk ultra soft cotton and a print that will last for years to come.
Your teenage boy will love your excellent taste in fashion! Choose from over 20 graphic designs.
Gaming Desk and Chair Set
This gaming desk and chair set is one of the most awesome looking and also practical ultimate gaming computer desks on the market right now. When it comes to gifts for 13 year old boys who are also gamers, you will struggle to top this.
The chair is ergonomically designed and can recline 180°. The gaming desk features speaker trays, storage for games, controllers, soda and can also be used as a desk to do his homework.
The set is excellent value for money and is available in Green, Red, Gray and Blue.
Sony SRS-XB12 Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speaker
This Bluetooth speaker comes with an extra deep bass for an awesome sound quality. The speaker is really compact,comes with a detachable strap and fits right into a cupholder.
It’s available in blue, green, red, black, pink and white and IP67 rated (waterproof and dustproof).
Adidas Originals Trefoil Beanie
A cool Adidas beanie that never goes out of style! Available in 5 different colors and a great gift for a 13 year old boy.
Fitbit Charge 3
The Fitbit Charge is the best activity tracker for health and fitness.
It features 15 exercise modes, sleep stages, calorie counter, steps counter, apps, phone calls and more.
Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Star Wars Instant Camera
One of the hottest tech gadgets at the moment is the Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant camera. This smart little camera makes instant high quality photos of all the important stuff that goes on in their lives.
This is a special limited Star Wars edition that will be a winner with young guys, especially the Star Wars fans.
Marvel Legends Iron Man Electronic Helmet
Iron man fans can now pretend to be Iron Man with this electronic helmet. 2 L.E.D. light up eyes, Electronic sound effects, Detachable magnetized faceplate and includes Iron Man electronic helmet and instructions
Celestron – NexStar 127SLT Computerized Telescope
If you’re looking for a totally awesome gift for an astronomy lover, then look no further! The Celestron computerized telescope can automatically locate 40.000 celestial objects from its database.
A fantastic new STEM hobby that he will love for years to come.
LEGO Technic 4×4 X-treme Off-Roader 42099 Building Kit
The LEGO Technic building kits is a great gift for boys to improve their creative problem solving skills.
They can build a 4 x 4 X-treme Off Roader that is powered by an advanced Smart Hub with 3 motors and operated via the LEGO TECHNIC CONTROL+ app, which delivers super-precise movement and functionality for a highly immersive play experience.
The Nintendo Switch gaming console can hook up to the TV or you can take it with you for gaming on the go.
It also comes with 2 Joy-con controllers, so you can play solo or with friends. One of the best gadget gifts for teens!
Nintendo Switch Lite
This handheld version of the Nintendo Switch is perfect for gaming on the go! Kids can play games like Super Mario, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Ultimate, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and more.
Available in 4 colors.
ArmoGear Infrared Laser Tag Blasters and Vests – Set of 4
These ArmoGear laser tag blasters are the most sophisticated, most awesome laser taggers on the market. They’ve got a 150 feet shooting range, night vision flashlights, invisibility mode, voice guided directions and arcade like target vests.
This multiplayer laser battle mega pack consists of 4 laser tag blasters and 4 target vests.
Numark DJ2GO2 Ultra Portable Two Channel DJ Controller
We’ve got the perfect gift for a young guy who wants to be a DJ. The Numark DJ Controller can do most of the stuff a pro DJ controller can, like mixing, looping, fading and the lot.
The Numark is ultra portable so he can put in his backpack and DJ at a friends party. This feature packed kit looks awesome too and its great price makes it the perfect starter DJ Controller for a 13 year old guy.
GoPro HERO8 Black
A waterproof action camera with a touch screen, 4K Ultra HD Video and 1080p Live Streaming Stabilization.
It comes with some amazing effects and it’s perfect for anyone into sports or making YouTube video’s.
LEGO MOVIE 2 Welcome to Apocalypseburg! 70840 Building Kit
This 3178 LEGO Movie 2 building kit really is nothing short of amazing. It features the Statue of Liberty with several rooms, cafes and offices.
It’s a not kit you build in a couple of hours, but it certainly is a lot of fun and when done, it can used for play or display.
Sonic Alert The Skull Super Loud Alarm Clock with Bed Shaker
Is your teen finding it hard to get out of bed? Well not any more as this beast of an alarm clock blasts out 113db of mayhem! If that still isn’t enough then the bed shaker will shake the bed and get the job done.
He will no doubt love the awesome skull design with flashing eyes, which will look great in his room as well.
Echo Dot with Alarm Clock
The compact version of the Echo, this smart speaker answers questions, plays music, read the news checks the weather and more.
This latest version comes with a LED display that shows time, outdoor temperature or timers.
The sound quality is great and it hooks up to Bluetooth or wire.
CHNGE Teach Peace Tee
A cool Tee from Urban Outfitters with a strong message! Available in size (S – M – L – XL – XXL)
Under Armour Storm Hustle II Backpack
Awesome design, strong as a tank, element battling, highly water resistant, soft lined laptop sleeve and tons of space. In short this is the hottest backpack in town, one that every young man wants to be seen with. Available in 12 different color combinations.
Braun 3 Series Wet and Dry Shaver – Starter Electric Razor
At 13 a young man needs a shaver, but not just any shaver! It certainly must not look like the one dad’s got. That’s why we put the ultra cool Braun 3 Series Wet and Dry Shaver on the list.
It’s Braun quality, modern design, shaves like a boss, is rechargeable and 100% waterproof. This is by far the best starter electric razor for a young man and no doubt he will use it for years to come.
Space Boy Portable Power Bank
This cool Astronaut portable power bank can provide up to 1.5 times the juice needed for his device. Compatible with Android and iOS devices, definitely a unique portable power bank that makes a great tech gift for a teen boy.
Light Up Basketball
This LED Basketball really is amazing! As soon as you bounce the ball, two impact activated LED lights illuminate the entire basketball with a cool red glow.
Sega Genesis Mini
Retro games are hot again! This Sega Genesis mini comes pre-loaded with 40 classic games like Sonic the Hedgehog, Altered Beasts, Tetris and much more!
Star Wars: Revenge of The Sith at-AP Walker
A true Star Wars fan will love to add this building kit to his collection! This cool Imperial walker features articulated legs and a retractable third leg, plus an opening top and sides that reveal a detailed 2-minifigure cockpit.
This Walking tank model also includes a rotating and elevating top turret with a seat for a minifigure and a spring-loaded shooter for exciting battling action.
Young or old(er), the Apple iPad is on everyone’s wish list this year. This latest model has a larger display, fingerprint sensor, stereo speakers, FaceTime HD front camera, 8mp back camera and much more!
There’s a choice of 3 colors and a 32gb or 128gb version.
Apple Airpods with Charging Case
The new Airpods are on everybody’s list this year! They’re sleek, charge fast and last longer than the previous version.
You can use them with Siri and they connect automatically-no hassle!
Best Drone for Teenage Boys
A fun, safe and easy to fly drone with a built-in camera for boys age 13! The drone has voice control and real time transmission, so you can follow it on your smartphone!
Bluetooth Beanie Hat
By the magic of Bluetooth, they can connect this Bluetooth beanie hat to their phone or other device and then use the internal speakers to blast music right into their ears! They can even use this as a speaker phone for hands free talking.
With 45 different designs and the fact you can throw it in the washing machine when it gets a little ripe makes this Bluetooth beanie hat one of the better gift ideas for 13 year old boys.
NFL Game Day Board Game
Next on our list of toys & gifts for 13 year old boys we have a game that most boys will love. NFL Game Day is ideal for kids who love football and it does not matter what team they support as this game features all 32 NFL teams.
While based on football this is a strategy game where the idea is to get your team all the way down the field. You do this by developing a strategy, which involves offense cards, defense cards, a dice and some special cards as well. This is honestly a game your family will have a lot of fun with.
Hathaway Foosball Table
You really cannot go wrong with foosball and when it comes to Hathaway Foosball Tables this is one of the coolest we’ve ever seen. At 4 feet high it is the perfect size for not just them, but the whole family.
The legs are super strong and will not buckle even when dad leans on it! Steel rods with solid, but comfortable rubber grips control the players with real precision and when they score, the ball simply returns to the area behind the goal.
Star Wars Millennium Falcon Bluetooth Speaker
The Star Wars Millennium Falcon Bluetooth Speaker is a fantastic Bluetooth speaker that can also be used as a speakerphone It’s shaped like the Millennium Falcon and we love how the actual speakers are made to look like they are part of the ship.
Not only is the sound quality of this speaker very impressive but the back of it also lights up when it is in use. A great gift for any Star Wars fan!
Razor E300 Electric Scooter
Electric scooters are totally cool gadgets, to start with this Razor E300 goes up to 15 mph which is pretty fast for a scooter. Also the runtime of a single charge is around 45 minutes which again is pretty respectable for an electric scooter.
As teenage boys can be a little rough, they have made sure that this is quite robust and can cope a lot of abuse.
See also: Christmas Gifts For 14 Year Old Boys
HyperX Cloud Stinger Gaming Headset
If you know a 13 year old boy who loves to play video games, then he’s going to love this HyperX Cloud Stinger Gaming Headset. This quality headset is compatible with a PC and almost every gaming console on the market.
The Cloud Stinger gaming headset has a high quality microphone and the sound quality is fantastic. They are lightweight and super comfortable, even for the longest gaming sessions.
Nerf Rival Nemesis MXVII-10K, Red
A fully motorized high precision Nerf gun with easy loading 100 rounds hopper. Yes this awesome Nerf Nemisis can fire 100 rounds without reloading!
Its motorized blaster fires rounds at a speed of a whopping 100 ft per second with amazing precision. This is a Nerf gun that’s specially designed for older kids and grownups. The Nerf Rival Nemesis is available in Red and Blue, so you can play in easy to recognize teams.
Epiphone Les Paul Beginner Electric Guitar Package
With this gorgeous looking Les Paul Guitar they also get a great sounding amp, cables, shoulder strap, clip on tuner, carrying bag and it also allows them to download free guitar lessons which cover everything from heavy rock to country to smooth jazz!
This really is an awesome Christmas gift for a 13 year old boy and the price of this beginner electric guitar package is an absolute steal.
You can pick between ebony, vintage sunburst and heritage cherry sunburst for the design and looks of the guitar.
Alesis Nitro Electronic Drums – Best Beginner Electronic Drum Set
Getting your kid a drum set sounds like it may cause you many headaches. But we really do feel that the Alesis Nitro kit electronic drum set that can also be used with a headset is one of the best gifts for 13 year old boys.
This beginner electronic drum kit can do everything a regular drum set can, but it takes up a fraction of the space.
Thanks to the cool little computer it can teach him how to play as well and use all kinds of cool drum software with these drums.
Akai MIDI Keyboard Controller
This is not a standard keyboard like we had back in the 80’s. The Akai is a composer, it lets you create your own awesome music and sounds. From Techno to House, Trance to all other electronic music genres the Akai can do it all.
It has keys, but it also has drum pads and all kinds of other cool sound effects.
In fact this is a drum computer combined with a synthesizer that can be controlled via your computer. From here with the included software different sounds and effects can be loaded to the instrument.
Christmas Gifts For 13 Year Old Boys
Jackery Bar Pocket Sized 6000mAh Ultra Compact Portable Charger
The Jackery Bar Pocket Sized 6000mAh Ultra Compact Portable Charger is one of the better Christmas gifts for 13 year old boys as it will make sure their phone and tablet are always ready for action!
This compact portable charger packs a lot of juice. It can charge their phone three times and even something as powerful as an iPad once! It takes up next to no space and has a very strong body and a convenient LED light.
Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX Tagger – 2 Pack
Kids love to have Nerf wars, but one of the worst things is the picking up of all the Nerf darts! Even days after the war you find Nerf darts in all kinds of places over your house and yard.
Well the Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX Tagger 2-Pack does away with the darts as they will be shooting lasers at each other. Not real lasers like you see in Star Trek. But infrared lasers that will cause lights, sounds and even vibrations to happen to the other player who is shot. Kids are going to just love these and as they are officially Nerf branded they will be willing to give them a real chance, even though they do not have the standard Nerf darts.
These guns require 6 AA batteries each and boy do these eat batteries! We recommend buying a few sets of rechargeable batteries so you always have a set on standby.
The Manual to Manhood
We know that most 13 year old boys are “too cool” to read a book, but The Manual to Manhood is something that they are going to actually really like. This is a book that has some fantastic tips that will help any young man.
Tips like, how to talk to girls, how to change a tire, cook a steak, throw a football, behave a traffic stop and many more great tips!
What we love about this book is that it can be taken two ways. One is that your child will read this and actually take some of these tips to heart which is great.
The other is that they will read this book and just get a real good chuckle out of it.
Many people swear by this book, but we think a big part of its charm is that you do not know if it is serious or if some of the tips are a little tongue in cheek!
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