Jenny first saw a mamaRoo rocker when she was visiting a friend in a hospital in Pennsylvania. Then we learned that there are more than 300 hospitals use mamaRoo! So, we have to check it out ourselves.
- 5 unique motions & speeds
- Bluetooth Enabled - control motion & sound
- 4 built in sounds & MP3 plug-in
This 4moms mamaRoo4 is one of the higher tech options out there when it comes to baby rockers. Aside from looking fancy, it has quite a few features that set it apart from many of the other baby rockers you can find these days.
- Choose from 5 swinging motions that are designed to emulate parent motions.
- Select from 5 different swing speeds so you can find the on that your baby loves best.
- Play music to your child by plugging in your phone or MP3 player, or choose from 4 included sounds.
- The seat can fully recline or sit upright, and can be set in any seat position in between.
- Comes with three soft toy balls for your baby to play with.
- The 4moms new-born insert (sold separate) accommodates smaller and younger babies securely.
- The seat fabric can be removed easily and is machine washable for when messes arise.
- Accompanied by an easy to use app that allows you to control the baby swing.
- Comes with clear instructions and the parts are easy to assemble with little physical effort required.
- Powered by an A/C adapter, so there is no need for batteries.
- Warranty: 1 year limited warranty including cover repairs or replacement.
Note: App compatibility: The 4mmoms app works for all iOS 9 or newer, and Android 4.3 or newer that supports Bluetooth Low Energy.
- The sound quality isn’t the greatest, and even on the highest setting it’s not very loud.
- Some find that the motions could be smoother.
This 4moms mamaRoo4 high-tech Baby Rocker and Swing (view on Amazon) gets high score from the parenting groups at Jenny’s and Sara’s.
- Hands-free rocker and app controlled motion and sound.
- Realistic hands-free swinging motions. It bounces up and down. It sways from side to side.
- You can adjust the seat to recline to any position.
- No batteries required – yes, it has an AC adapter.
- The ability to play whatever music you have on your phone or mp3 player.
Is it worth the steep price tag when there are alternatives that are cheaper? The answer is, “Absolutely!”
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