Welcome to my Top 10 best baby sound machines for 2017
When your baby won’t sleep, life can become very difficult, very fast. This is why my Top 10 list of the best baby sound machines is so useful, because a sleep sound machine is a fabulous way to help your little one drift off to sleep.
Choose amongst natural soothing sounds, white noise or a mix of the two, as well as a lovely display of the starry night sky on the walls and ceiling of the nursery. Many of these sound machines are portable, so you can take them in the car with you, to the shopping center or on holiday.
So if you are searching for an easy and natural way to help you little one sleep during the day or night, or even to settle down and stop being so upset when you are outside, then check out my list of the best baby sound machines for 2017.
My Top 10 list of the best baby sound machines for 2017
1. Summer Infant Slumber Buddy Elephant – This cute and cuddly elephant plays 5 soothing sounds and songs – Brahm’s Lullaby, Hush Little Baby, Frolic Rhodes, Babbling brook and Heart Beats. It also has 4 different light displays, volume control, a timer and operates on batteries. Read my review here.
2. Skip Hop Soother – An ornate baby sound machine that fits beautifully in the nursery. It plays 4 lullabies and 4 nature sounds (including white noise and heartbeat) and has a lovely starry sky and moon projector with a glowing night light. You also have an auto-off timer and volume control. Mains power only. Read my review here.
3. Dex the Dog – This lovely baby sound machine plays 4 soothing sleep sounds, plus a heart beat and white noise. It is voice and touch activated, so it automatically turns on when your baby cries and turns off when they have been quiet for 10 minutes (and it operates on batteries). Read my review here.
4. SoundBub – This is a portable Bluetooth speaker and baby soother, which plays 2 white noise tracks. You can also play your own melodies or songs using the Bluetooth functionality. It has a clip handle so you can easily attach it to the cot or stroller, runs on batteries and is an easy one hand operation. Read my review here.
5. Marpac Hushh – If you want a portable sound machine with USB charging, two different white noise tracks, as well as a surf track and a child lock so little fingers can’t change the settings or turn it off, then this might be the one for you. Marpac is a very well respected manufacturer of sound machines and the Marpac Hushh was designed with babies and children in mind. Read my review here.
6. Lectrofan Jr – If you already have the adult version of the Lectrofan, you will love this one for the nursery. It plays non-repeating white noise, fan sounds and lullabies and you have an adjustable volume and a one hour timer, you can also let it run all night and it has USB charging. Read my review here.
7. Graco Sweet Slumber – With this baby sound machine you have 11 soothing sleep sounds and a soothing heart beat as well. There is also a soft glow light, which can be turned off if you prefer, an MP3 point, volume control and a 60 minute timer. This baby sound machine operates on mains power and batteries, so you have the best of both worlds. Read my review here.
8. HoMedics MyBaby SoundSpa – With 6 natural sounds – white noise, ocean, heartbeat, summer night, brook and thunder, your little one will always drift off to sleep easily. Don’t forget the timer, fully adjustable volume and both mains power and batteries, making this light weight sound machine easily portable and a great addition to the nursery. Read my review here.
9. Munchkin – With the Munchkin in your nursery, you have your choice of 4 soothing sounds – heartbeat, ocean, white noise and rain as well as 3 lullabies and 3 Mozart songs. You also have rotating pictures that project onto the walls or ceiling, voice activation (so your babies cries will turn on automatically) and a volume control. Read my review here.
10. My Little Pet – This gorgeous, cuddly sleep sound machine plays 6 gentle lullabies and has a blue starry sky light show. It comes in blue or pink, has a removable battery box for easy washing, volume control and a velcro loop for hanging on the cot. Read my review here.