10 gifts from Box.co.uk that are sure to put a smile on your child’s face
If you’re starting your Christmas shopping, look no further than Box, as the online retailer has plenty of deals on top gifts this November.
With the festive season fast approaching, you might want to begin making your way through your child’s Santa wish list, or should we say, you might want to send the wish list to Santa so he can start collecting your child’s sought-after items. However you source your gifts, you’ll no doubt be hoping your youngster has a magical Christmas this year.
If you’re looking to introduce your child to technology this Christmas, online retailer Box is a great place to look. The site celebrated its 27-year anniversary this year, and it offers everything from kid-friendly laptops and gaming consoles to wireless headphones and even smartwatches, all from trusted brands such as JLab and Xplora. On top of great tech, Box also has a plethora of toys available, too.
Shopping at Box comes with perks like free next day delivery when you spend over £50, and free returns. Plus, the retailer has discounts on popular items like the Nintendo Switch OLED and Hori Mario Kart Racing Wheel Pro Mini.
Box has gifts for every type of child to suit a whole host of budgets, so take a look at its offerings today. We’ve selected 10 of our favourite products to get you started.
For fans of the bestselling music and storyteller box, the Tonies range at Box includes all sorts of exciting accessories such as Tonies Headphones in Green and Purple, figures like Tonies Zog, Tonies Disney Moana, and Tonies Peter Rabbit. They even have a full Tonies Toniebox Starter Set.
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Gel Blaster Surge
The Gel Blaster Surge is a great option for teens. Whether they’re battling their friends in the garden or doing some target practice, you can rest assured that the Gel Blaster Surge won’t leave any marks as the non-toxic Gellets are small, water-based beads which burst on impact and break down once blasted.
This exciting toy offers up to four hours of playtime on a single charge, and is crafted with precision so your teen can take aim and gel blast their opponent. The sensation as they hit is swift and mild, like that of a rubber band.
The Gel Blaster Surge is suitable for teenagers aged 14 and over.
Divoom Timebox Evo Pixel Art LED Bluetooth Portable Wireless Speaker
This gift is more than just a wireless speaker, it’s a smart alarm clock, gaming system, and radio station, too; the Divoom Timebox Evo is entertaining for not only kids but for parents as well.
On top of offering an impressive 6W DSP speaker which can play your favourite tracks from streaming services such as Spotify and from over 50,000 online radio stations, you can use the Bluetooth speaker to play games and set alarms. Plus, watch your child’s pixel art design come to life on the front of the speaker as they can create their own design in the Divoom App.
The Divoom Timebox is suitable for children aged six and over.
Monster Children's Backpack with Customisable LED Display
Brighten-up the school run with the Monster Children's Backpack with a customisable LED display. This durable and lightweight backpack comes with a unique LED screen for educational games, which will help develop your child’s maths and English skills. With their own monster character, learning will be an adventure — not a chore.
The Monster Children's Backpack has the core qualities of a backpack, too, with its large, spacious compartment which will easily fit school books, homework, and essentials like a pencil case, and there’s an additional interior compartment, too.
The Monster Children's Backpack is suitable for children aged five and over.
Xplora X4 Kids Smartwatch
The Xplora X4 Kids Smartwatch comes in Pink and Ocean Blue colourways and, for a limited time only, it has £30 (or 30 per cent) off. This smartwatch is a great introduction to smart tech for your own little explorer; as per Xplora’s ethos, the smartwatch is without access to YouTube, Facebook, Google, and Snapchat, and instead focuses on what the company believes is important to a child’s digital world, such as activity, taking photos, and staying connected to family. With the Xplora X4 Kids Smartwatch, your child can run and swim, take photos with the 2MP camera, count their steps, personalise their smartwatch with customisable wallpapers, and accept incoming calls and messages.
The Xplora X4 Kids Smartwatch is suitable for children aged eight and over.
- Buy Xplora X4 Kids Smartwatch in Pink for
£99.99£39.99 (save £60 or 60%) at Box
- Buy Xplora X4 Kids Smartwatch in Ocean Blue for
£99.99£39.99 (save £60 or 60%) at Box
GeoBook 140 Minecraft Edition
Shopping for a laptop for your child can be tricky business as there are many components to consider such as its durability, weight, cost, style, and age appropriateness. If your child is a fan of Minecraft — the adventure game which is great for kids aged eight and over — allow us to present to you the GeoBook 140 Minecraft Edition.
This green, 14-inch laptop includes the Minecraft game, absolutely free of charge, and comes with bonus skin and texture packs, Minecoins, and a set of Minecraft character stickers to personalise the laptop.
As well as being ideal for adventure gamers, the GeoBook 140 Minecraft Edition is great for other tasks such as homework as the laptop comes with a free one-year subscription to Microsoft 265, and is powered by an Intel Celeron Dual-Core processor and 4GB RAM.
The GeoBook 140 is suitable for children aged seven and over.
JLab Audio JBuddies Kids Wireless Headphones
If you're shopping for your child’s first wireless headphones set, look no further than this next product. The JLab Audio JBuddies Kids Wireless Headphones in Grey Purple support Bluetooth connectivity and are able to be plugged into devices, too. The wireless headphones come with a 13-hour battery life so it’s important that the headphones feel comfortable for that amount of time; the over-ear cloud foam cushions are comfortable and offer high-quality audio, too.
The JLab Audio JBuddies Kids Wireless Headphones are suitable for children aged six and over.
Nintendo Switch OLED Model
The Nintendo Switch OLED Model is the latest of the Nintendo Switch models, alongside the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite, and as it was released almost three years ago, we’re now beginning to see discounts on the Nintendo Switch OLED device. However, the savings are still few and far between.
For a limited time only, Box is offering £10 off the Nintendo Switch OLED Mario Red Edition. This Nintendo Switch OLED model comes with a vibrant seven-inch OLED screen, a wide adjustable stand, a sock, enhanced audio, and 64GB of internal storage so your child should be able to play as many different games as they’d like. The portable gaming console means that your kid can play anytime and anywhere, whether that’s on a long car journey or to wind-down after school.
The Nintendo Switch OLED is suitable for children aged three and over.
StoryPhones Disney "Magical Tales" Mickey Mouse StoryShield and Headphones Bundle
Well, gosh! Are those Mickey Mouse headphones? If you have a Disney-loving child at home — perhaps they’re on their 47th rewatch of Disney’s Frozen, or they know all of the words to We Don't Talk About Bruno from the movie Encanto — this could be just the best present.
Not only does the icy-blue device look fantastic but it’s practical, too: the headphones mean your child can access screen-free audio stories and music whether they’re at home, in the car, or out and about with you. There’s also a built-in volume-limiting mechanism, SafeAudio, that protects your child’s hearing.
As well as the headphones, this bundle includes Disney StoryShield.
The StoryPhones Headphones are suitable for children aged three and over.
Sphero Mini Robot Ball - Soccer
Shoot and score with the Sphero Mini Robot Ball! Your budding computer whizz can enjoy hours of coding, skill-building and playing as they can create and customise games, and code the robot by using the Sphero Edu and Sphero Play apps. There’s also plenty of room for fun with three games to choose from: your child can blast through space, speed through a tunnel or smash bricks.
The Sphero Mini Robot Ball is suitable for children aged eight and over.
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