Stuck what gifts for kids to buy this year? Keep boredom at bay with our list of top gift suggestions. With Christmas right around the corner, it can become overwhelming when trying to choose a gift for the kids. But, no need to worry, we’re here to help.
From interactive robots and gaming headsets to fun and educational DIY kits, there’s truly something to keep everyone entertained. We have rounded up a few of our favourite toys and gadgets to help you find something that they will love – check them out below!
The smart little speaker from Google can call a friend in a time of need, find a mood-boosting playlist or even tell you the next step in a cooking recipe. But did you know that it is also a great little gadget for the kids. From asking Google questions and playing fun games to listening to stories before bedtime, Google has a range of skills that’ll keep the kids entertained. Just say “Ok, Google”. Available here.
The Robotic Hedgehog is a replica hedgehog that curls up and extends its spines just like the real animal. Alongside having fun whilst you assemble it, this robot uses a built-in microphone to hear and react to handclaps, performing tricks when it does. This clever little robot is brilliant fun and will provide hours upon hours of enjoyable, imaginative play. Makes a great gift for kids! Available here.
Compatible with all versions of the PS4, PC, or Xbox One, the 4Gamers PRO4-50s Headset offers a high-quality immersive gaming experience. Built for extended gaming sessions with long-lasting support, this headset provides excellent sound quality with premium 40mm speaker drivers, alongside an ultra-lightweight, adjustable frame for comfort to take your gaming to the next level. Available here.
Backup data and transfer all of your files quickly and easily with this plug and play portable hard drive from MyMemory. Featuring a USB 3.0 interface, this hard drive offers both style and speed in one compact package and is an ideal storage solution for your game console. Fast load speeds producing nonstop performance also save time when booting up for a faster gaming experience. Available here.
The E7S TWS Wireless Earphones offer a strong BT range of 10M – meaning that you will never have to worry about tangled cables again, allowing the kids to listen to music or catch up on their favourite Netflix show with ease. Each in-ear bud fits comfortably in your ears, whilst a mini charging case with a built-in 300mAh battery means you can tune out anytime, anywhere. Available here.
The Source Lap Multi Purpose Desk and Phone Holder makes using your laptop super-easy at home. This lap desk fits laptops up to 17″ and includes a device ledge to prevent your computer from sliding off, in addition to a convenient precision-tracking mouse Pad. Making this an ideal accessory for the students to use whilst completing homework or whilst watching movies on the laptop. Available here.
The Flying Gadgets DIY Drone includes 27 Build pieces to allow you to construct your very own drone. Comes complete with an instruction manual so you can build it yourself with ease, and then have the pleasure of seeing your creation come to life. Able to perform flips and tricks when built, this drone would make a great fun gift for little techies of all sizes. Available here.
With speeds up to 100MB/s, the SanDisk microSD card for Nintendo Switch delivers consistent high performance so you can load games fast and store additional content in one place. This card is designed to provide dependable storage as you conquer new levels, and adds up to 128GB to your Switch so you have room for your favourite games. Available here.
Tobbie is an intelligent six-legged robot that will be loved by children and the young-at-heart! With lights and sounds, he can convey emotions, making him your new adorable 6 legged friend. He comes in a DIY build it yourself kit, so you can have fun putting him together and then enjoy the fruits of your labour interacting with him once he’s brought to life. Available here.
From mobile phones to portable gaming consoles, keep devices charged and ready to go with the Anker PowerCore Select Portable Power Bank. The PowerCore from Anker can charge up to 2 devices simultaneously and includes Power IQ for intuitive high speed charging. Whilst it’s high capacity of 10,000mAh has enough power to keep you going for over 23 extra hours. Available here.
Offering a smart touch control and high-fidelity sound, along with high-level water resistance and intelligent LED display, the X11 TWS Touch Control Wireless Earphones meet all your music needs. These lightweight earbuds offer a secure fit, whilst the compact-sized charging case offers longer battery life and easy storing in the pocket. Making an ideal gift! Available here.
Watch family and friends shake in terror when they see this remote controlled tarantula crawling swiftly their way! The perfect thing is that you are in control of this remote-controlled toy, so you can choose who the unlucky victim is. This spider can move in practically any direction including forwards, backwards, left and right, so you can send him on completely custom paths. Available here.
Be sure to visit our website now to get the best gifts for the kids and keep the little ones entertained for hours on end.
Editors Note: Originally published 29 October 2019 at 15:00 PM, updated 18 December 2020 at 18:33 PM