Do you find it difficult to find a gift for your boy in adolescence? His 16 birthday is approaching soon and you haven’t decided what gift to get?

If you are not sure what to get and don’t want to displease him on his birthday, read on for our list of  11 Good Birthday Gifts for 16-Year-Old Boys below. These gifts are considered “safe” and wouldn’t annoy boys at his age. Most of these ideas are budget friendly — for under $20.

Cool Birthday Gift Ideas for High School Guys

1. Android Robots Mini Figures Series

Mini toy collection for the big boys. These Android robots are fantastic figures to add to his collection.  Nice quality, good paint job. Great birthday gift for teen boys.

Google Android Mini Figures Collection
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2. Andru Android Robot USB Cell Phone Travel Charger 

Another Android robot. Innovative and cute USB phone charger with flexible antennas and movable arms. It has a standard USB port and 4 feet data cable that contains a micro-USB connector to charge any devices with micro-USB port. Andru’s eyes light up when charging. Charge your phone fast. It can be doubled as a decorative toy.

Andru Android Robot USB Cell Phone Charger
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3. Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker

Teenagers love music. He will appreciate things related to music like music CD, concert ticket, earphones.  Portable music player/ speaker is also a great choice. We recommend this 1.5 pounds ultra-compact speaker by Bose. It delivers full-range listening experience by allowing users to enjoy music anywhere. It can connect wirelessly to smartphone, tablet and other Bluetooth devices. A popular gadget loved by guys. One of the best birthday gifts for 16-year-old boys.

Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker
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4. Car Emergency Kit

He has hit 16 and desperately wanting to drive around with his friends. If you can afford a new car for him, it will be a big birthday surprise. If you are not planning to get a car, an auto emergency kit is a good idea. This kit will be a great helper when something goes wrong with the car. Comes with booster cables, screwdriver, safety vest, flashlight, first aid and more.

AAA 42-piece Emergency Road Assistance Kit
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5. Superman T Shirt

Soft and comfortable T-shirt with Superman logo. Cool vintage feel. Fit well. Also available in blue.

Bioworld Men's Superman Logo Tee
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6. Funny Gamer T Shirt

Alternatively, you can get this T-shirt for him who loves gaming. With cute graphic, reads “Eat. Sleep. Game”

T-Shirt Eat Sleep Game
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7. Vintage Classic Army Style Shoulder Bag

Stylish messenger bag loved by teenagers. It is spacious, has adjustable shoulder strap and 2 side pocket that can fit water bottle. Solid color, thick canvas material. Perfect for school and other activities.

Vintage Classic Army Style Shoulder Bag
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8. The 6 Most Important Decisions You’ll Ever Make: A Guide for Teens

A remarkable self-help book to prepare teenagers to handle pressures and make the right decisions. By Sean Covey, the author of the international bestseller The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens. This book talks about the 6 important decisions: the decisions involve getting a good education, choosing true friends, getting along with parents, dating, avoiding addictions, and establishing a healthy sense of self-worth. Entertaining and inspirational. A definite must-read for teens.

The 6 Most Important Decisions You’ll Ever Make: A Guide for Teens (Paperback)
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9.  The Dangerous Book for Boys

This is a book loved by boys of all ages. Written by Conn Iggulden and Hal Iggulden. This book is filled with practical information like how to build a tree house, how to hunt, how to deal with girls problem and many other fun ideas to experiment with. It is a book filled with essential boyhood skills that never go out of style. With fun graphic. Boys will enjoy reading it.  (Amazon’s #1 best seller book in Teen & Young Adult Sports & Hobbies Fiction)

The Dangerous Book for Boys (Hardcover)
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10. Levi’s Men’s Ace Cargo Twill Shorts

For his 16 birthday, you can also get him a pair of new pants. Levi’s cargo shorts is perfect for young men. It has simple design loved by young people.  Features 6 deep pockets that can fit wallet and smartphone (2 side slash pockets, 4 pockets with flap). Made from thick, durable fabric.

Levi's Men's Ace Cargo Twill Short
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11. Polo Ralph Lauren Men’s Vaughn Sneaker

Good looking and classy shoes from Polo by Ralph Lauren. Comfortable and lightweight. Go well with any casual and semi-formal looks. Loved by many users.

Polo Ralph Lauren Men's Vaughn Sneaker
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12. Men Jewelry

Jewelry is not only for girls. For your boy’s 16 birthday, you can get him a ring. This ring suits young men. Unique contrasting silver and black design. Looks sleek and masculine. A fashionable jewelry that guys love.

Men's Tungsten Ring with Carbon Fiber Inlay (Sizes 7 - 12)
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13. Sony MDR-ZX100 ZX Series Headphones (White)

If you are looking for tech gifts, we suggest this Sony Headphones at the price under $20. This headphone is lightweight, snug and comfy. It has clear sound quality and noise-canceling earpads. Modern design, it looks stunning. Perform amazingly well. A quality headphone which is good for the money. Also available in black.

Sony MDR-ZX100 ZX Series Headphones (White)
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Those are the gift ideas that we recommend for 16-year-old boys. If you are looking for gifts for 16-year-old girls, you can read this post: Gift Ideas for Girls Sweet 16 Birthday. Thanks for reading!


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