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Hi. I am in need of help in trying to find a birthday present. This is for my cousin that is turning 13. He likes electronics and stuff like that. His budget is $200. If you have any ideas I'd greatly appreciate it.

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soldering iron (author)2010-11-29

Buy him  an ebook reader or iPod.
There are several electronic book readers available on market but   I would go with Kindle ebook reader or Nook ereader . There are two different models of Kindle ebook reader: Kindle 3 and Kindle DX. "Kindle 3" model comes with 6-inches display and "Kindle DX" model comes with 9.7-inches display . New Kindle 3 ebook reader comes in two colors: graphite or white.  New Kindle 3 is 3rd generation of kindle ebook reader.
Nook ereader has built-in MP3 player and a headphone jack, which works for playing music while you read, or for playing audiobooks. You can load the Nook ereader with ebooks, PDF files, images and MP3 files.
For ipod I would go with iPod Touch or iPod Nano

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He got an ipod. But thanks! He likes books but would rather go to the library where it's quiet and he can read a book in peace or read a book somewhere else.

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rickharris (author)2010-11-17

Buy him a kindle and improve his life forever. Reading is the gateway to greatness. Cost $189 - PS you must really like him to spend $200 on a birthday present for a 13 year old.

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Dr. Pepper (author)rickharris2010-11-17

cool! I'm deninetly thinking about that.

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Burf (author)2010-11-16

Get him a robotics starter kit. There are a lot of really nice kits available for well under $200.

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Dr. Pepper (author)Burf2010-11-16

good idea, but I mean like already assembled electronics.

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