If you’ve been driving yourself crazy looking for the best Christmas gifts for 12 year old boys, then relax and take a look at our list of epic gift ideas. We have used our social media channels to select the coolest items, from games, tech, music, sports and many more.
Gifts that without a doubt will blow his mind!
Christmas Gifts For 12 Year Old Boys
Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX Tagger 2 Pack
First on our list of Christmas gifts for 12 year old boys we find the Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX Tagger which is a fun new way to have a Nerf War. While Nerf Wars are fun, picking up all the darts after one is brutal.
These Nerf Blasters use lasers and when a player is shot the blaster will light up and vibrate to show there was a direct hit so there can be no arguments about cheating.
Kids love Nerf and as this mixes Nerf with laser tag, you can bet that they’re going to have a ton of fun with this.
Official Size LED Light-Up Football
A football is always going to have a spot on Christmas gifts for 12 year old boys list. However, how do you know what football to buy and what makes this Official Size LED Light Up Football so special? Well, the clue is in the name, this football actually lights up.
Not only is it an official size and not only does it have a great feel and weight to it. When thrown or slammed down, LED lights go crazy making it come to life. For nighttime games at the beach or for throwing around the backyard when it is dark, this football is a whole lot of fun.
Bluetooth Beanie Hat
Available in many different colors, this Bluetooth Beanie Hat is going to be something he thinks is really cool. You know that kids these days are glued to their phones, listening to their favorite songs through something like Spotify. Well, this hat actually has headphones and controls built into it.
So while their phone is safe in their bag or pocket, they can change songs, turn up the volume and keep rocking out without having to actually touch their phone! He is going to get a ton of use out of this and each design has its own cool look! If he loves his music and wants to look cool, this is the gift for him.
Bounty Hunter Tracker IV Metal Detector
The Bounty Hunter Tracker IV Metal Detector is a rather interesting item to have on our Christmas gifts for 12 year old boys list. However, we really do feel this is something he will have a whole lot of fun with.
Your 12 year old could become the next great treasure hunter with this thing or at the very least find some interesting stuff in the backyard and around the neighborhood.
This has been made so that it is very easy to use and it is powerful enough to find metal through terrain that is rough and thick. No matter if he is using this at the beach looking for a pirate treasure or around the house trying to find dads keys, he will be having a blast with this.
LEGO Star Wars Poe’s X-Wing Fighter
Some kind of Star Wars item has to be on a Christmas gifts for 12 year old boys list and this Fighter set is truly awesome. At over 700 pieces, this Lego set provides a nice challenge.
The X-Wing Fighter will look really cool once he has built it and it captures the look of Poe’s X-Wing Fighter from The Force Awakens perfectly.
Not only does he get the really cool X-Wing Fighter, he gets four awesome Lego mini-figures. Of course, Poe Dameron is one of the figures, but so is BB-8, who has his very own spot on the X-Wing Fighter. Also included are Resistance X-Wing Pilot and Resistance Ground Crew. If he loves Star Wars, he will love this set!
Skull Bluetooth Speaker with LED Lights
Here we have something that is going to look super awesome in his room. This Skull Bluetooth Speaker with LED Lights is a step above the rest.
First of all, it looks really cool…. it is a skull for goodness sake, what kid would not think this is amazing? The bright LED light eyes really bring it to life and the sound quality is amazing.
It could not be any easier for him to stream music right from his phone through this. It has a good battery too, giving him six hours of play time from a full charge. You will struggle to find a cooler and creepier-looking Bluetooth speaker than this one.
Louisville Slugger UPM 45 Blue Flame Pitching Machine
Here we have something really cool, the Louisville Slugger UPM 45 Blue Flame Pitching Machine. This is the perfect Christmas gift for little baseball stars. Kids who love the batting cages will really love having one in their own backyard.
It is going to really help them become better at smashing those home runs!
It can throw a regular baseball at a top speed of 45 mph and a plastic ball at a top speed of 60 mph. If your child loves baseball, this really is the ultimate gift for them and something they are going to get a lot of use out of.
It is also something that he can enjoy with the rest of the family as you have batting competitions.
HyperX Cloud Stinger Gaming Headset
No Christmas gifts for 12 year old boys list is complete without something for gamers. That’s why we picked the HyperX Cloud Stinger Gaming Headset which is a fantastic headset for people who love to play online games.
This headset is compatible with PC, PlayStation, and Xbox.
No matter if he needs to organize an attack in a game like Call Of Duty or Fortnite, or if he needs to set up a game of Madden with his buddies. This headset will make sure he can hear all that is going on. Not only that, these are made to be worn for hours on end so they are super comfortable.
Orion StarBlast II Reflector Telescope Kit
For a kid with an inquisitive and scientific mind, the Orion StarBlast II 4.5 EQ Reflector Telescope Kit is a great gift idea. With this, he can see the moon, the planets, UFOs and all other kinds of cool things in outer space.
It is a great beginner’s telescope and comes with high-powered lenses, a guidebook so that they know what to look for and it even teaches them how to star gaze properly.
If you are looking for a gift that’s not only fun but also encourages his love of science and astronomy, this may be it.
Drone with Real Time WIFI Video Transmission
This Drone with Real Time WIFI Video Transmission is something he is going to have a whole lot of fun with. This drone has a high-quality 720p HD camera. What is cool about this is that the camera does not just record what it sees, it works in real-time! This means that the drone can fly far away and he can still see where it is going.
Speaking of flying, it has been designed so that it is very easy to get the hang of and it is super simple to control. The controller connects to his phone and he will be amazed at all the cool stuff he can make this do.
It has a strong body too, so it is built to take any “accidents” that may occur. At this price, this is one of the best-value drones on the market right now.