They might just turn off the TV in favor of these finds.
When it comes to the perfect gift, what do 12-year-old boys really want? They’re practically teenagers (and likely picky ones, at that), and their tastes and preferences seem to be changing weekly, even daily, if we’re being honest. (Read: best Christmas toys might not do the trick this year!).
So now what? It’s time to check out our list, that’s what! Here, we’ve compiled the best gifts for 12-year-old boys, from the latest and greatest tween-approved electronics on the market, clothing items they won’t be embarrassed to wear outside the house, trending books, items for epic bedroom upgrades, and yes, even a cool toy or two.
Whether you're in the market for a Christmas gift, a meaningful birthday gift, or a just-for-fun present, we can practically guarantee you'll find something for the boy who has everything on our list. The ideas run the gamut from smaller, more affordable finds to bigger-tickets items, like the newest gaming system. And you’ll score major cool points if he’s the envy of all his friends.
For other age-appropriate ideas, check out gifts for 10-year-old boys and best stocking stuffers for all ages. And if you happened to wait until the last minute, you’ll be glad to know that nearly all our picks ship fast from Amazon!