Gift Guide: Cord Cutting Gifts for Teens




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Shopping for teens can be difficult. With trends quickly changing it can be hard to find things that they will really appreciate, so today we’re sharing a list of 10 fun but practical gifts for the teenagers in your life.  

(Note: Availability and prices below are accurate at the time of posting, but are likely to change throughout the holiday season.)

Hatch Restore

Price: $129.95

Buy it on Amazon

Whether your teenager is an early riser or a late sleeper this alarm clock is perfect for getting your morning started. Your teen can set their own routine for each night and morning with the preferences that work for them. With noise options, an option for meditation, and morning wake up routines featuring a slow sunrise setting, the hatch has settings perfect for everyone. 

Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case

Price: $159.99

Buy it at Best Buy

Apple Airpods may be a higher price point but they are worth it. With up to 3 hours of talk time on a single charge these Bluetooth air buds are perfect for working out, listening to podcasts, or just chatting with friends. Plus, 4 months of Apple Music and Apple News+ is included with purchase for new subscribers. 

Mini Projector for iPhone, ELEPHAS 2020

Price: $101.99

Buy it on Amazon 

This wifi enabled projector is perfect for your teens who love movie nights or just want a new way to binge watch their favorite shows. This projector can produce up to a 200” screen for a big screen experience. It is compatible with Android, iPhone, and Windows 10 and comes with a wired connection for an iPhone if you prefer to use it without wifi.  

Spotify Premium Subscription

Price: $9.99/month (Student Price with college email $4.99/month)

Buy it on the Spotify Website

Subscriptions are always loved during the holiday season because they are the gift that keeps on giving. Spotify is a music streaming service with millions of songs and podcasts. While there is a free version of Spotify, the premium version offers an ad free experience, unlimited skips, and the option to download music for offline play. Teenagers that just started college can subscribe to Spotify premium for only $4.99 per month. 

Nintendo Switch Lite

Price: $199.00

Buy it on Amazon

If gaming is your teenager’s hobby of choice the Nintendo Switch Lite is the perfect gift option for them. Lightweight and sleek this handheld gaming console is compatible with all physical and digital Nintendo switch games that support handheld mode. 

Audible Premium Plus Membership

Price: $14.95/ month ($149.50 annually)

Buy it on Amazon

An Audible subscription is the perfect subscription for teens who love to read or maybe just want to love to read. With an Audible Premium Plus membership you get 1 credit each month which can be used to buy any audible book for your collection (most books are 1 credit). It also gives you access to the entire Audible Plus Catalog which is like a lending audio book library giving you free access to 1000’s of audiobooks and podcasts. 

BONAOK Wireless Bluetooth Karaoke Microphone

Price: $30.99

Buy it on Amazon 

If your teen loves Tik Tok they have probably seen this microphone around. The wireless karaoke microphone is perfect for having a karaoke night at home with friends and also having fun alone. With an easy to use Bluetooth connection your teen can sing along with some of their favorite songs in various apps on their phone.  

Echo 4th Gen 

Price: $69.99

Buy it on Amazon 

The 4th generation Echo Dot looks vastly different than its predecessors. While a little larger it is still sleek and compact, designed to deliver crisp vocals and balanced bass. Voice controls let you play music, listen to audiobooks and podcasts, and do things like check the weather. 

DC Universe Subscription

Price: $74.99 annually or $7.99 Monthly

Buy it on

If you’ve got Batman, Superman, or Wonder Woman fans in your house you definitely need to check out the DC Universe Subscription. Your monthly subscription comes with 23000+ modern and classic comics, original and classic DC Universe movies and shows, and a $10 voucher to DC Shop.  

JBL Flip 5 Portable Bluetooth Speaker

Price: $129.99


Bluetooth speakers are the perfect gift for the music obsessed teen. Whether they are going for picnics with friends or just hanging out in the backyard this speaker is portable and waterproof perfect for any outdoor outing. With 12 hours of playtime and premium JBL sound quality your teen is bound to love this for years to come. 

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