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20 Gift Ideas for a Teenager who Likes Computers

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Why are teenagers so hard to buy gifts for? And why do the spend so much time on the computer? Well, anyway, here’s some gift ideas for that impossible to buy for teenager who likes computers on your list.

Gift Ideas for a Teenager who Likes Computers

Teens are hard enough to buy for as it is but if you’re not techie it can be really tough to figure out what to get a computer loving teen. These gift ideas are exactly what every computer geek will appreciate and have been carefully picked with a teen in mind – AKA: a bit grown up compared to kids’ gifts but still fun!

Funny Guy Mugs No I Will Not Fix Your Computer Travel Tumbler With Removable Insulated Silicone Sleeve, White, 16-Ounce

No I Will Not Fix Your Computer Travel Mug

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Occasionally teenagers have to leave the house. That’s NOT an opportunity to ask them to come by and fix your computer, though.

Razer BlackShark V2 X Gaming Headset: 7.1 Surround Sound - 50mm Drivers - Memory Foam Cushion - For PC, PS4, PS5, Switch - 3.5mm Audio Jack - Black

Gaming Headset

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A great pair of wireless headphones are almost crucial when you’re gaming online or even just wanting to chat with friends.

My Brain Has Too Many Tabs Open Mug

My Brain Has Too Many Tabs Open Mug

Life is so overwhelming and it’s hard to concentrate, especially when you’re a teenager. Put that feeling into words they can understand.

Bamboo Charging Station Dock for 4/5 / 6 Ports USB Charger with 5 Charging Cables Included, Desktop Docking Station Organizer for Cellphone,Smart Watch,Tablet(No Power Supply)

Charging Station

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Chances are if they like computers they’re probably attached to other technology too. Get them a charging station so they can keep everything ready to go.

Kililaya Computer Geek IT Programmer Office Wall Decal Engineering Student Dorm Wall Sticker Children Kids' Bedroom Wall Mural Living Room Graphic Wallpaper (DW0404)

Loading Decal

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It’s not sleep, it’s a loading screen. Why does it have to take so long and happen every night? Ugh.

Geek Speak Magic Ball Novelty Gag Gift

Troll Magic 8 Ball

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An internet spin on the classic magic-8 ball. LOL.

Eat Sleep Code Lifestyle Coding Web Designer Job Computers tech T Shirt for Men

Eat, Sleep, Code Shirt

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It’s the tough life of anyone programming anything. At least computers are a beacon of useful skills for the future!

Mini CD computer parts clock

Computer Parts Clock

This clock is made from recycled computers parts so not only is it good for the environment it fits in well with their computer aesthetic.

Gaming computer Christmas tree ornament

Gaming Computer Christmas Tree Ornament

A perfect Christmas gift to your favourite computer game loving teenager.

Binary Braclet

Binary Braclet

This solid bracelet has the word “geek” written in binary code. You can also customize it with a different word (up to 8 letters long) too!

Set of 6 computer magnets

Computer Magnets

This set of 6 magnets cover all the bases of computer life. Perfect for hanging your non-digital notes and messages on the fridge but not so good to stick to your computer.

Gaming print

Just Five More Minutes Sign

This art sign perfectly captures the computer loving teenagers favourite quote “Just five more minutes”.

CSS Sweater

CSS Sweater

This nerdy sweater is referencing css code that styles websites. The first color is white (the text) and the second is black (the background)… Which means it’s accurate too.

Super Hub PlayHub 4 Port USB 2.0 Hub | Retro Game Controller Style USB Hub


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There are so many of these to choose one so pick something that fits in with their tastes. You probably can’t go wrong with a retro controller, though.

Y2K Dad Hat

Y2K Dad Hat

Y2K style has made a come back with gen z (does that make you feel old?) and dad hats are super trendy right now. This one combines the two with a fun throwback to some of the iconic messaging that we saw at the end of 1999.

Geektastic: Stories from the Nerd Herd

Geektastic Book

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Whatever their interest this book has stories to fit it. Filled with hope, pick me ups, and otherwise helpful advice for geeky kids of all kinds.

Govee TV LED Backlights, App Control TV LED Strip Lights, 7 Scene Modes & DIY Mode, 6.56FT Easy Installation USB LED TV Lights for 40-60 inch TVs, Computer, Bedroom, Gaming Monitor

LED Backlighting

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Give their desk space a futuristic under glow with this backlighting. They can even choose the color!

COLORCORAL Cleaning Gel Universal Dust Cleaner for PC Keyboard Cleaning Car Detailing Laptop Dusting Home and Office Electronics Cleaning Kit Computer Dust Remover from 160g

Keyboard Cleaner

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This falls into the category of practical gift, but it’s really practical. Chances are their keyboard has never been cleaned so this will be appreciated.

JZCreater USB Desk Fan, Mini Fan Portable, 3 Speeds Desktop Table Cooling Fan, Plug in Power Fan, Rotation Strong Wind, Quiet Personal Small Fan for Home Desktop Office Travel Bedroom,Black Blue


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Sometimes it gets a little warm hiding in their bedroom on the computer all day. Help the teenager cool down with a USB fan.

Latest Eluktronics P650HP6 15.6' FHD 1080p IPS Graphic Design Laptop PC - Intel i7-7700HQ Quad Core Windows 10 Home 6GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 VR Ready 256GB SSD + 1TB HDD 16GB DDR4 RAM

A New Computer

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Let’s be honest here, this is hands down the best way to wow any teenager who likes computers. Find something to suit their needs and wrap it up. They’re going to be so surprised!

Maybe spending all this time on the computer will turn into a career for them! (It did for me!) It’s great to show them a bit of encouragement and support with a computer related gift.

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