A list of top toys and gifts for 9 year old boys. We have the best Christmas gifts, epic birthday gifts and lots of other gift ideas for a 9 year old boy.
All the gifts on this page were selected by 9 year old boys and their moms. We did an online survey to find out what kind of toys 9 year old boys like and what toys mom buys for them.
Air Hogs Zero Gravity Laser Wall Climbing Race Car
Next on the list we’ll find another spectacular RC toy, it’s the Air Hogs Zero Gravity Laser Wall Climbing Race car. This epic RC car can climb walls, ceilings and race flat surfaces.
The remote is even more spectacular, it’s a laser gun controller and the car chases the laser wherever you point it. A great gift for 8 year old boys who love RC cars!
Astronaut Duvet and Pillowcase Set
This unique Astronaut duvet and pillowcase set was designed by Dutch artists Peggy van Neer and Erik van Loo. The set is made from 100% pre shrunk cotton and will no doubt make a fantastic gift for an 8 year old space lover.
Other cool duvet and pillowcase designs for both boys and girls.
National Geographic Junior Metal Detector
If you’re looking for a cool gift for a 9 year old boy then this National Geographic junior metal detector could be a winner.
What they get is a high quality lightweight kids metal detector with volume and sensitivity controls and they even include a trowel for digging up all those treasures.
Stormtrooper Talking Action Figure
This awesome Stormtrooper talking action figure can do a selection of famous Star Wars phrases and has a laser blaster that lights up when you fire it.
No doubt one of the best gifts for a 9 year old Star Wars fan!
Spider-Man Garmin vívofit jr. 2 Activity Tracker for Kids
This Spider-Man Garmin vívofit jr. 2 Activity Tracker was specially designed for kids. It can do the things an activity tracker for grown ups can do but this one has a couple of extras that make it really cool for kids.
It reminds them of tasks like homework or brushing teeth, it can unlock games, it is swim friendly and comes with a parent controlled app.
There is a number of other cool Garmin vivofit jr.2 Activity Trackers for kids, for both girls and boys. Themes are Frozen, Disney Princess and Star Wars.
Light Up Drawing Tees
Thanks to the special luminescent ink panel kids can show all their temporary creations of art to the world. This definitely is one of the coolest T-Shirts we’ve seen so far!
Darth Vader Hot Wheels RC Vehicle
If you know a 9 year old boy who loves RC cars then please have a look at this Darth Vader Hot Wheels RC Vehicle. This epic RC car features cool red glowing lightsaber lights, authentic sound effects and has a 65 ft remote control range.
National Geographic The Ultimate Book of Sharks
The National Geographic The Ultimate Book of Sharks is a great book for boys as they will love the awesome shark pictures made by explorer Brian Skerry.
They’ll learn all about sharks, what they eat, how they live and the challenges they face. One of the best nature books for 9 year old boys we would say!
Star Wars R2-D2 Interactive Remote Control Droid
Star Wars toys are really popular so here we have another winner! This Star Wars R2-D2 Interactive Remote Control Droid can do tons of cool stuff, features authentic sounds & lights and has integrated Bluetooth technology.
Playmobil ‘Back to the Future’ DeLorean Time Machine
This Playmobil ‘Back to the Future’ DeLorean Time Machine set comes with the time traveling DeLorean, plutonium cores, a flux capacitor, a skateboard, 3 minifigures and lots more cool accessories as this set includes a whopping 64 pieces.
Turbo Bot Remote Control Robot with Voice Command
Turbo Bot is built for speed and tricks! This number one new release has remote control with Turbo Boost or you make him explore, spin or dance using voice command. Turbo can spy on your mates, tell jokes, do pranks and record messages.
Turbo Bot will avoid obstacles all by himself while on an exploration mission and has a huge database with cool sound effects.
Tabletop Air Hockey Table
A tabletop air hockey table is an all time classic and will be loads of fun on family game night.
The air hockey table has a modern design, is sturdy and comes with 2 mini pucks, 2 mini pushers and 2 scoreboard options. Simply plug it in and let the fun begin!
Official Licensed Super Mario Odyssey Scooter
Let the fun begin! This officially licensed Super Mario Odessey scooter comes with a USB charger that charges the battery in only 50 minutes.
There’s a couple more awesome Mario Kart Remote Control cars in this range which no doubt make a great gift for a Super Mario fan.
ArmoGear Infrared Laser Tag Blasters and Vests
Here we have some state of the art laser taggers. This Laser Battle Mega pack features 4 laser taggers and 4 battle vests, so he and 3 friends can play an epic laser battle.
These laser taggers are high end and offer invisibility mode, voice guided directions, night vision, multiple weapons choice and a whopping 150 feet shooting range. No doubt this makes an awesome gift for a 9 year old boy.
Spy Gear Video Walkie Talkies
With these Spy Gear video walkie talkies he will feel like a secret agent on an undercover mission.
This set has top notch 2 way audio/video communications that requires no Wi-Fi. A totally cool gift for a 9 year old boy we would say!
LEGO Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Millennium Falcon 75257 Starship Model Building Kit and Minifigures
LEGO Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Millennium Falcon features rotating top and bottom gun turrets, 2 spring-loaded shooters, a lowering ramp and an opening cockpit.
The top panels can be opened for easy access to the interior.
7 LEGO Star Wars characters action figures are included: Finn, Chewbacca, Lando Calrissian, C-3PO and Boolio minifigures, D-O and BB-8 LEGO figures.
Kindle Fire 7
The all-new Kindle Fire 7 is a perfect tech gift for boys age 7. While it’s not an iPad, you’ll get a lot of features that are comparable to the iPad for a much lower price.
It’s great for surfing the web, listening to music, playing games, making pictures, videos and more.
With FreeTime build in, parents can create child profiles to limit screen time, set educational goals, and manage content with easy-to-use parental controls.
Apple iPad Mini
The Apple iPad mini is great for kids who are not ready for the more expensive iPads yet.
It comes with similar features, easy to handle for smaller hands, a retina display and a powerful performance.
Little artists will love the Apple Pencil support and the amount of apps that can used with the iPad.
Nintendo Switch Light
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.
Echo Dot 3rd Generation
The new Echo dot comes with a LED display that shows time, outdoor temperature or timers.
Use it to stream songs, read news, check the weather, set the alarm, turn on the lights and more.
Available in 4 colors.
Harry Potter Invisibility Cloak
Harry Potter fans will love the Invisibility Cloak by Wow! Just cover yourself, friends, family or objects in the cloak and use the free app to photograph or film to create the illusion of invisibility.
Great fun for movie nights or sleepovers.
K’nex Jeep Wrangler
Now you can build a real working replica of the iconic Jeep Wrangler! This K’nex Jeep Wrangler features 679 parts, including a battery powered motor. The highly detailed building kit has working doors, working steering and a pop up hood.
K’nex is made in America at a zero waste green production facility.
LEGO Marvel Avengers: Avengers Ultimate Quinjet 76126 Building Kit
This new LEGO building kit is a great gift for Marvel Avengers fans!
It features the Avengers Ultimate Quinjet model, with an opening minifigure cockpit, passenger compartment, 2 stud shooters, fold-out 6-stud rapid shooter and a stud-shooting trike!
838 pieces of building fun for kids age 8 and up!
LEGO App-Controlled Batmobile
Build this awesome 4 wheel drive Batmobile with opening cockpit and 2 dual stud shooters and then control it from your smartphone or tablet after downloading the app. Definitely one of the best gifts for 9 year old boys who love Batman!
Ozobot Bit Coding Robot – Blue
The highly popular Ozobot coding robot was specially designed for kids 6 years and up to teach them coding skills in a fun way. This STEM toy uses color codes and visual programming, so even pre readers can program the robot.
Nerf N-Strike Elite Infinus
All boys love Nerf as they are tons of fun! No doubt the latest Nerf Infinus will be high on their wish lists as well. This Nerf is a fully motorized blaster that features the latest speed load technology to automatically load those darts into the 30 darts drum.
VTech Star Wars First Order Stormtrooper Smartwatch
If a cool smartwatch is on his list, then look no further! This awesome Star Wars watch has it all, games, calculator, cool Star Wars sounds, lightsaber modes and a voice recorder with voice changer. It even has 30 different analog or digital Star Wars clock face designs.
37 Piece Fishing Gear Kit
Next on our list is a great outdoor gift. This complete fishing gear kit has everything he needs to go fishing with dad or grandad.
The 37 piece kit comes with a 65 inch telescopic fishing rod, a reel, a fully stocked tackle box, a bait net, hooks, bobbers, sinkers, a carry bag and tons more.
Hot Wheels Corkscrew Crash Track Set
Hot Wheels have always been loads of fun and we believe their latest Corkscrew track set is one of the most epic sets they’ve ever made!
The corkscrew crash track set includes three 12 inch loops, 3 high speed boosters for turbo speed and a whopping 3 crash zones for the most spectacular crashes ever! Comes with 1 Hot Wheels car and connects to other Hot Wheels sets.
Gskyer Telescope for Kids
The Gskyer is a German, quality telescope for kids that will make a fantastic gift for a child interested in science or astronomy.
This telescope comes with two replaceable eyepieces and high quality optics. It also includes a smartphone adapter for making amazing pictures and for easy skygazing through the screen.
It also features a Bluetooth remote, an adjustable tripod and a convenient travel bag.
50 Things To See With A Telescope – Kids
This great astronomy book teaches kids how to find planets, galaxies, stars and star clusters when using a telescope.
The book shows exactly how objects appear through a telescope or binoculars, making it a fantastic star guide for your favorite young astronomer.
NFL Dog Tag Necklace
A dog tag necklace that shows his support for his favorite NFL team and looks pretty cool too! Other teams are available. See them all here!
Your 9 year old will love this one! Scorch has its own personality and can do over 40 different reactions and sounds. The idea behind this is to get Scorch so angry that he goes into full meltdown mode.
Shake, tilt, poke and roll him, the more you mess with him the angrier he becomes. There are 3 different Grumblies all with their own personalities.
Totally Gross: The Game of Science
Totally gross is an award winning STEM game that teaches kids about science in a fun way. Two to four can play this game and questions cover physics, biology, astronomy, chemistry, anatomy, zoology and many more.
A fun game that the whole family can enjoy on game night!
JuniorScope Microscope for Kids
If a STEM toy is what you’re looking for then this may be it! Here we have a quality metal microscope with premium glass lenses that offers three different magnification levels (40/100/400).
This kids microscope comes with a ton of accessories and cool science experiments, it’s battery operated and includes the book “The World of the Microscope”.
Sure Shot Dual Electronic Basketball Game
This awesome basketball arcade game is called the ultimate basketball arcade game because it’s so much fun. It can play eight different games and features cool audio options.
It has LED electronic scoring and fold for storage. No doubt it will provide hours of fun for the whole family!
National Geographic Animal Encyclopedia
The National Geographic animal encyclopedia features a whopping 2500 animals all with beautiful pictures and tons of interesting information and facts.
We are sure this will make a much loved gift for a 9 year old animal lover.
Harry Potter Cauldron Soup Mug with Spoon
Here we have a great gift for a 9 year old Harry Potter fan. This Harry Potter cauldron soup mug comes with a lid and spoon and has a 16 oz capacity.
Jumbo Magic Tricks Set for Kids
Here we have a fantastic magic tricks set for an aspiring magician. With this set he can perform hundreds of cool magic tricks that will wow the audience.
The kids magic set comes with an instruction dvd and an instruction manual for step by step instructions. A great gift for a 9 year old boy indeed!
SmartLab Toys ReCon 6.0 Programmable Rover
Next we find a totally cool STEM math and technology toy, which will make a great gift for a 9 year old boy with an interest in science and programming.
The rover can be programmed to do secret recon missions and features multi-directional navigation, a sound bank, memory bank and a cargo hold.
The SmartLab programmable rover teaches beginner programming, mathematics and problem solving skills in a fun way! No assembly required!
The Big Book of Airplanes
The Big Book of Airplanes is a fantastic guide for a young aircraft lover. If he loves airplanes then this book will be a winner for sure!
American Airlines Boeing 787-800 Model
Here we have another great gift for an aircraft lover, it’s this highly detailed American Airlines Boeing 787-800 model. The model is prepainted and you just need to snap it together. No glue needed.
The scale is 1/200 and it comes with a convenient display standard.
GlowCity Light Up Basketball
A game of nighttime basketball was never more awesome! This light up basketball uses 2 ultra bright impact activated LED lights which make it glow like a spaceship.
A perfect gift for a young basketball lover! There’s also a light up football and soccer ball.
Alesis Electronic Drum Kit with Drumsticks
For the aspiring rock star we’ve got this awesome Alesis electronic drum kit. The set features 70 percussion sounds, 10 effect voices and 50 play along songs.
There’s a coach feature, it has built in speakers, a headphone jack and it runs on batteries or an AC adapter.
Don’t Step In It – Games for 9 Year Old Boys
The totally hilarious game for family game night. The idea behind this is pretty simple: “Step in the fewest poops (blindfolded of course) to win the game”.
LEGO Star Wars Episode VIII First Order Heavy Assault Walker
One of the best gifts for boys who love LEGO Star Wars is this LEGO Star Wars Episode VIII First Order Heavy Assault Walker building kit.
Assemble this 1376 piece kit together and you’ll get a Assault Walker AT-M6 with posable legs, head and 5 mini figures.
Star Wars Bluetooth Headphones for Kids
One of the perfect gifts for 9 year old boys who are Star Wars fans. These cool looking headphones are wireless, have a built in microphone, a rechargeable battery, padded ear cushions and an adjustable headband. They come in 10 different themes.
Y Fliker Air Push Swing Scooter
Here we have one of the coolest scooters for 9 year old boys. Available in 3 colors, twist & stow folding and you propel it by simply moving your hips from side to side. Awesome design & great for drifting as well! Tons of fun and a great gift for a 9 year old boy!
Fast & Furious Drift RC Nissan Skyline GTR
Next we find another kick ass gift for a 9 year old boy! This awesome radio controlled drift Nissan Skyline GTR can do some spectacular drifting action. Comes with a pistol controller, 4 extra tires, has a turbo button, USB charger and looks like it came straight from the movie.
Kids Hover Ball Set with LED Light
This hover ball game is fun for kids and keeps them active.You’ll get 2 goals and a LED lighted hover ball that hovers, floats and bounces around the room. Don’t worry about your furniture, because the ball is covered in foam!
The game can be played indoors, so this is great for bad weather days.
LEGO Technic WHACK! 42072 Building Kit
LEGO Technic building kits are great presents for 9 year old boys. It gives them a bit of challenge and they’re building a fast car with pull back action.
This LEGO kit has 135 pieces and can be combined with the LEGO Technic BASH! 42073 building kit to create a Wack ‘n Bash combi car crash model!
Aura Drone With Glove Controller
Wow that’s one cool drone! The Aura drone that can be flown by using its glove controller, yes your child can fly this drone by using their hands.
Flying a drone has never been easier and anyone can fly the Aura. High tech features like height & distance limiters, auto hover, auto take off and auto landing make flying it a total breeze. A security frame protects the drone and its propellers from bumps and mishaps and it can be flown both in and outdoors.
We’re sure that a kid will have tons fun doing epic stunts with the awesome Aura drone.
Minion MiP Turbo Dave
If your child is obsessed with Minions well now they can have their very own with this fantastic Minion MiP Turbo Dave.
Dave is super adorable and Dave is actually pretty high tech, once connected to a smart device, he really does spring to life.
Your child can take full control of him, make him move around, use his fart blaster, learn STEM coding and give Dave a real personality. Which is made even better thanks to near 150 different sound effects.
If you child loves Minions and you want to get them something more than just a plush or a boring toy, this Minion MiP Turbo Dave is the way to go. Not only is Dave a lot of fun (and a sharp shooter with his Fart Blaster) he is also pretty educational as well.
Lego Sets For 9 Year Old Boys
Lego is an evergreen toy and one of the best gifts for 9 year old boys. There are so many different cool Lego sets for 9 year old boys, the choice is sheer endless.
Lego Creative Toolbox
Lego will never be the same again thanks to this awesome LEGO Boost Creative Toolbox set. Here your child is going to build five different things, but each one is interactive and in some cases feels like it has a mind of its own. This set is for children between age 7 and 12.
If your child has ever wanted their own robot friend well they can with this as Vernie The Robot and Frankie The Cat are two of the things they can build. Both of these are interactive and will feel just like a real robot!
The Guitar 4000 is for all rock stars from the future as it plays cool sounds and lets your child rock out. The Auto Builder is pretty crazy as your child builds it and then it can build small Lego sets. Last of all is the rover which is called the M.T.R 4, your child can send this all over the house on dangerous missions.
With the free downloadable app, the projects come to life in ways you just cannot imagine! This really is awesome and something any kid would be over the moon to get.
LEGO Toys for Boys Age 9
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Books For 9 Year Old Boys
I was a little surprised, but 9 year old boys love to read. In the age of video games there’s still room for old school books. The books boys love are books that are exciting, funny or educational.
Books that are popular at the moment are Pokemon and Cook books for children. Both boys and girls love to cook which is really nice actually.
Cool Science Sets For Kids
Science sets for children are really popular, science kits teach kids about science in a playful way. By doing all kinds cool experiments they learn how things work and behave in science. These really are some of the best gifts for 9 year old boys.
Cool Beginner Drones For Kids
Drones are totally awesome! Kids love drones, dad loves drones, so a drone is an excellent way for the two to spend quality time together. All the drones selected here are beginner drones, they are easy to fly and great fun to play with.
Art Sets For Kids
An excellent gift for those rainy days when they can’t play outside. You don’t want them to spend all day staring at the TV screen so better let them stimulate their creativity.
These art sets for kids are really massive, they offer all the hardware needed for drawing, coloring and painting. Definitely one of the better gifts for 9 year old boys.
Toy Robots For Boys
Robots were high on the list of gifts for 9 year old boys. It’s not really a surprise as toy robots for for boys have come a long way. They are radio controlled and some of them like the Ozobot 2.0 can be programmed to perform certain tasks.
The Ozobot teaches young kids how to code and program in a fun way. It’s a really cool toy actually.
Outdoor Toys For Boys
It’s good for kids to play outdoors as many young children not nearly get enough physical activity. These cool outdoor toys for boys offer a good alternative to spending all day in front of the screen.
Nerf Guns And Accessories
Nerf guns make great gifts for 9 year old boys. As a matter of fact Nerf guns make great gifts for anybody as they are so much fun to play with. I’ve seen many dads enjoying a good Nerf gun battle with their kids.
Ride On Toys For Boys
These cool ride on toys for boys are another great way to stimulate a child to spend more time outdoors. Some of the top ride on toys are the Ezyroller which is a self propelled toy and the Razor Dune buggy which is an awesome battery powered ride.
Games For 9 Year Old Boys
Games are a great way to have some family fun time together. All the games featured here are games that 9 year old boys love to play. From Pie Face to the special Monopoly Pokemon edition, these all make much loved gifts for 9 year old boys.
Christmas Gifts For 9 Year Old Boys
All the gifts presented on this page make wonderful Christmas gifts for 9 year old boys. However, we couldn’t resist adding these extra cool gifts to the list.
My personal favorites are the Max Tow Truck Turbo Speed Truck that can pull up to an amazing 200 pounds. The Celestron astronomical telescope also makes a fantastic gift for a young man with an interest in astronomy.