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PICTEK White Noise Machine 24 Non Looping Soothing Sounds Lullaby Timing Baby Sound Machine Sleep Therapy with Auto Off Timer Headphone Jack USB or Battery Powered X Large

Last Updated: 12 Apr 2019 (Refresh Now)
8.2
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
342
Old Reviews
13
Unverified
16
Spam Test
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0.14 meters
SIZE
Yes
3.5 MM JACK
No
USB
300.5 grams
WEIGHT

Review Summary - 313 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Sound Quality
 149
machine, noise, white noise, sound quality, noises
+87%
-13%
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" ...  It’s sound is much louder than I expected and the variety is great! ... My baby and I love the bird sounds!  ...  "
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" ...  I like the rainfall sound and haven't used any of the others.  ...  "
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" ...  This product work great to block out other noises that may wake you up such as traffic or the neighbor's loud music.  ...  "
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" ...  We have two other sound machines, and love this one the most by far.  ...  "
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" ...  Got it for the birds sounds for the back porch - love it  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this machine for two specific reasons - there were lots of sound options and you can set it to play ALL night long.  ...  "
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" ...  (Outside) I'm a very light sleeper so I have to let this machine run all night to mask any random sounds.  ...  "
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" ...  Hands down best sound machine.  ...  "
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Sleep Tracking
 39
helps, baby, white noise, peaceful, newborn
+92%
-8%
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" ...  This little guy has made such a difference in my sleep!  ...  "
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" ...  This is an amazing white noise machine, helps my newborn sleep!  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter falls straight to sleep with it.  ...  "
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" ...  I like it, it helps me sleep better  ...  "
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" ...  It has dramatically improved sleep for my baby.  ...  "
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" ...  What a small investment for night after night of peaceful sleep.  ...  "
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" ...  Great quality and it has really helped my daughter sleep.  ...  "
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" ...  Helps us relax baby which ultimately means more sleep for us.  ...  "
Volume
 36
loud, sounds, turn, noises, variety
+83%
-17%
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" ...  I have been using it without a secondary speaker plugged in and it is adequate.  ...  "
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" ...  Lots of sound options, clear sound, wide range volume.  ...  "
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" ...  Quality seems good with good volume control.  ...  "
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" ...  Has so many sound options, perfect for bedside.  ...  "
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" ...  Great volume controls.  ...  "
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" ...  It can go louder than I even need to set it at, and I have it across the bedroom.  ...  "
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" ...  I also love how loud it can get.  ...  "
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" ...  Love the volume control.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 31
stopped working, working, months, machine, started
+45%
-55%
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" ...  Those issues were annoying, but I could deal with them. ... Until the machine quit working altogether. ... I unplugged it and turned it off and then on, and it worked again, only to go out about an hour later. ... One month is unacceptable.  ...  "
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" ...  We can turn it on, but then it will just randomly stop working throughout the night (we have it set to infinite loop, so this shouldn’t happen. ... Very dissatisfied and disappointed because we loved it for the 5 months it worked  ...  "
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" ...  Broke after 2 months!!  ...  "
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" ...  It barely worked right out of the box.  ...  "
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" ...  It stopped working after a few weeks of use.  ...  "
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" ...  This noise machine no longer worked properly after a month of use.  ...  "
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" ...  They both went bad within days of each other.  ...  "
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" ...  one replacement after the first kept shutting off after an hour no matter what time setting it was on.  ...  "
Capacity
 26
noise, bedroom, travel, moved, baby
+100%
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" ...  I actually have one in the baby’s room and one in mine.  ...  "
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" ...  This is perfect when I travel and have to share a hotel room with someone that wouldn’t like the noise.  ...  "
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" ...  I ordered this for my son's room.  ...  "
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" ...  I use it all the time because I hear the tv in a different room.  ...  "
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" ...  Even my teenager asked for one in her room :)  ...  "
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" ...  I go to bed earlier then everyone in my house (including my 7 and 9 year old) and the bathroom is right outside my bedroom door. ... We have a single story house.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this for a room in the house that has a lot of traffic noise.  ...  "
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" ...  Very easy to use and small so it doesn't take up room.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 22
user friendly, sounds, easy, take, super
+100%
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" ...  Good sound and easy to use!  ...  "
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" ...  Very easy to use and small so it doesn't take up room.  ...  "
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" ...  Very easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  I like how it is easy to turn on and off.  ...  "
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" ...  Simple to adjust, and isn’t an eyesore like some machines can be.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use, with just enough options to find something which worked for us.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a great little machine and easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use and the volume dial is great to choose how loud/low you’d like it to be.  ...  "
Battery Life
 22
plugged, run, battery, plug, battery life
+59%
-41%
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" ...  Our first unit turned off after a bit while on battery power, but Pictek sent us a new one that works perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  I love that it can plug in or use batteries.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that it has the option to plug in or to use batteries. ... I have never put batteries in, I only plug it in, so I can't say whether it has good battery life or not.  ...  "
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" ...  The batteries last for a day.  ...  "
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" ...  It has so many sound options and the timers are great for preserving battery life.  ...  "
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" ...  I also like that it can be run by batteries or you can plug it in.  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly what I needed, works great when plugged in or on batteries  ...  "
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" ...  I like that you have the option of either using batteries or plugging it in.  ...  "
For Kids
 20
son, sleeps, kids, toddler, since
+100%
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" ...  Otherwise, this is a really great choice for a child's bedroom.  ...  "
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" ...  We use it for my 2nd child .  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter then wanted one so I bought her one and both kids love it.  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter is using this one and I bought another one for the baby.  ...  "
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" ...  Used by adult who now sleeps like a baby!  ...  "
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" ...  Bought for my daughter.  ...  "
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" ...  If it holds up I will buy another for my toddler too.  ...  "
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" ...  My kids love this noise machine!  ...  "
Noise Cancellation
 17
white noise, sounds, background, drown, waking
+88%
-12%
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" ...  I use this in the office to drown out all the noise.  ...  "
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" ...  Good noise variety  ...  "
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" ...  White noise sound is slightly different that most but still effective  ...  "
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" ...  It sounds like white noise mixed with rain.  ...  "
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" ...  I only use the white noise option, but the other sounds are pleasant as well.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for noise cancellation and relaxation  ...  "
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" ...  If you don’t need to fully drowned sounds out and just want a quiet background noise, it might work.  ...  "
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" ...  It masks ambient noise with soothing, non-repetitive sound that’s easy to ignore.  ...  "
Price
 17
worth, value, money, works, well
+94%
-6%
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" ...  Also, great price point.  ...  "
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" ...  Good for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  How’s the most sounds for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  For the price, you can't go wrong.  ...  "
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" ...  Fantastic for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall, a very good value.  ...  "
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" ...  multiple options and works great for the price  ...  "
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" ...  But it’s okay for the price.  ...  "
Controls
 16
button, volume control, knob, turn, settings
+81%
-19%
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" ...  Pros: Small size, on-off is a nob with the volume on top instead of a button or switch, which I like (I guess I'm old-school that way).  ...  "
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" ...  You'll love the knob, the buttons, the soft, nice almost pillow like machine.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that it has time settings & you can also turn them off.  ...  "
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" ...  Love the volume control.  ...  "
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" ...  This has been really helpful and has tons of different noises and volume settings you can set it to which is nice.  ...  "
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" ...  A little sensitive on the volume knob, but overall great sound quality and ease of use.  ...  "
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" ...  Great volume controls.  ...  "
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" ...  Works great and love the multiple options and volume control.  ...  "
Size
 14
small, portable, lightweight, light, size
+100%
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" ...  Unit is small and unobtrusive.  ...  "
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" ...  It is lightweight and easy to take with you.  ...  "
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" ...  Small, perfect for travel or at home.  ...  "
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" ...  Compact and lightweight.  ...  "
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" ...  Has a bunch of different options and is light and portable as well.  ...  "
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" ...  The size is just right, it fits on my windowsill.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this for when I travel.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for peaceful times while traveling.  ...  "
Returns
 11
return, refund, review, returned, send
+27%
-73%
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" ...  I will be returning immediately.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s too late to return so I’ll have to buy something else.  ...  "
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" ...  Stopped working the day after the last return date. ... ***update, seller offered to send another and refund!  ...  "
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" ...  This is going to be returned.  ...  "
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" ...  Very disappointed with this and didn’t realize this until it was after the return date.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm so disappointed in this purchase and am sending it back.  ...  "
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" ...  Sent it back .  ...  "
Charging
 10
use batteries, usb, cord, batteries, aa batteries
+90%
-10%
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" ...  The fact that we can plug it into the wall or use batteries is super nice and exactly what we were looking for, but also the sounds are a great quality.  ...  "
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" ...  Update 1/4/19: The company saw my poor review and was kind enough to send me a replacement free of charge.  ...  "
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" ...  I got the basic model and I already had a spare outlet plug in from an old iPhone.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that it has the option to plug in or to use batteries.  ...  "
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" ...  I love that it’s powered with a USB cord because I have a 5 port charging station on my nightstand and our old house doesn’t have a lot of wall plugs.  ...  "
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" ...  I love that it can plug in or use batteries.  ...  "
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" ...  Micro USB and 4 AA batteries.  ...  "
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" ...  【3 Power Supply Modes】This white noise machine has 3 power supply modes to be meet for different charging requirements  ...  "
Cables
 8
usb cord, power, longer, plug, outlet
+63%
-38%
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" ...  Baby and husband both like it :) It comes with a USB cord so you will need the USB-to-outlet adapter to plug into a wall.  ...  "
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" ...  I’m not sure it’s worth buying one of those to keep using this, since the cord is short but I appreciate their service and making it right.  ...  "
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" ...  It came with a USB cord, but not the adapter, which was fine because I have one already.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the fact that you have the option to power it with a USB cable or  ...  "
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" ...  The cord is a decent length and the sounds are quite real and there are so many to choose from.  ...  "
Build Quality
 8
well, dropped, worth, works, price
+50%
-50%
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" ...  Broke after 2 months!!  ...  "
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" ...  Broke after a month and a half!  ...  "
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" ...  Broke after 5 uses.  ...  "
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" ...  plastic seems cheap.  ...  "
For Travel
 7
noise, perfect, white, vacation, sounds
+100%
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" ...  Small, perfect for travel or at home.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this for when I travel.  ...  "
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" ...  We travel with kids a lot and end up using our phones for white noise.  ...  "
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" ...  This is perfect when I travel and have to share a hotel room with someone that wouldn’t like the noise.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for peaceful times while traveling.  ...  "
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" ...  The old record sounds like you’re sitting in the back row of a plane and listening to the flight noise.  ...  "
Ports
 7
wall, plug, usb, came, adapter
+86%
-14%
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" ...  I love that it’s powered with a USB cord because I have a 5 port charging station on my nightstand and our old house doesn’t have a lot of wall plugs.  ...  "
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" ...  Baby and husband both like it :) It comes with a USB cord so you will need the USB-to-outlet adapter to plug into a wall.  ...  "
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" ...  It came with a USB cord, but not the adapter, which was fine because I have one already.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the fact that you have the option to power it with a USB cable or  ...  "
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" ...  You will need to buy an adapter to plug into wall, but it does come with an USB adapter which I plug into computer  ...  "
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" ...  I purposely was looking for 1 with the power adapter.  ...  "
Water Resistance
 7
water, use the rain, waves, sounds, rush
+100%
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" ...  My clients love the ocean selections the best.  ...  "
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" ...  My favorite is the Hawaiian beach waves.  ...  "
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" ...  The rain setting is the one we use the most.  ...  "
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" ...  I like to use the rain and water sounds, although my babysitter claims my baby likes the lullaby best so we do that one as long as we're not sleeping in the room.  ...  "
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" ...  However, I've gravitated towards the rain feature.  ...  "
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" ...  Gave 4 stars because I was hoping for waves/water without a large water rush sound in the middle.  ...  "
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" ...  For example, there is roof top rain that sounds like water dripping from a gutter, and rain in the street which sounds like you are sitting on the side of a curb with cars passing slickly over puddles. ... I would estimate that “windy rain” is my second favorite noise.  ...  "
Marketplace
 6
thank, update, satisfied, review, received
+100%
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" ...  The company has been prompt and courteous with making it right!  ...  "
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" ...  Seller reached out and provided full refund.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you Pictek!  ...  "
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" ...  See original review below.  ...  "
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" ...  Seller offered replacement so I am satisfied.  ...  "
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" ...  i am very satisfied with this product and with the customer service I received from the seller.  ...  "
Features
 5
different, options
+80%
-20%
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" ...  Lots of options.  ...  "
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" ...  I like how it has a bunch of different settings.  ...  "
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" ...  It works great and has several different settings.  ...  "
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" ...  Great 3 setting option on both lights. ... Can use just one light or both. ... Very bendable giving perfect lighting.  ...  "
Fit
 5
asleep, toddler, size, falling
+100%
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" ...  The size is just right, it fits on my windowsill.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice variety to listen to while falling asleep.  ...  "
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" ...  I like to fall asleep to white noise to drown out my dog's snoring.  ...  "
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" ...  If it holds up I will buy another for my toddler too.  ...  "
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" ...  Clips onto shelf or book tightly.  ...  "
As Gift
 3
bought, christmas
+100%
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" ...  Bought as a gift for my boyfriend, he loves it!  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this around Christmas time as a gift for my husband (and myself). ... Works well as a gift or something to be bought for yourself :)  ...  "
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" ...  Got her this for Christmas and she really does like it.  ...  "
Overall performance
 3
+100%
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" ...  Gets the job done.  ...  "
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" ...  This machine does the job!  ...  "
Call quality
 3
thought, one, loud, sounds, matrix
+67%
-33%
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" ...  I am happy I did--my son didn't notice a change and I appreciate that I can't hear a loop and it can be turned up very loud.  ...  "
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" ...  I thought the "matrix" sound effects were interesting, sounds like a womb, interesting they call that a matrix.  ...  "
Comfort
 3
fall, turn, night, right, falling
+100%
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" ...  Fall asleep much faster.  ...  "
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" ...  Ever since we got this, my son plays it every night to fall asleep.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice variety to listen to while falling asleep.  ...  "

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Specifications

Body
Size:  0.14 meters
Weight:  300.5 grams
Connectivity
3.5 mm Jack:  Yes 
USB:  No 
0.14 meters
SIZE
Yes
3.5 MM JACK
No
USB
300.5 grams
WEIGHT