Sleep machines have been around for a long time. They use white noise to help their users fall asleep. You don’t necessarily have to buy a new toy to try this approach. Not when you have one of these white noise apps installed on your iPhone:
Cradle: helps put your baby to sleep faster. It comes with 60 ambient sounds that you can mix and match. 11 presets and 16 lullabies are available.
Audio Signal Generator: lets you experiment with sounds on your smartphone. You can play Sine, Rectangular, Triangular and Sawtooth tones and create your own custom presets. The pro version has BPM and a whole host of other features.
Noise Machine: lets you experiment with sounds and use them to sleep or concentrate better. This white and colored noise generator has calming nature sounds and timer functionality.
White Sleep: whether you want to block out distractions, increase your focus, or sleep better, this iPhone & iPad app can help. It works in background and has timer/fader functionality. It has white, pink, and brown noise functions.
Sleep Aid Fan: it comes with 3 fan noises, an adjustable volume, and built-in timer to help you sleep better. Great for calming your mind too.
Sleep Sounds: has 100+ sounds that you can mix to customize your experience. You get individual volume adjustment for your mixes and can save them to your device. A timer feature is also available.
Sleep Pillow Sounds: comes with 70 high quality sounds with thousand of mixes possible. It has an alarm clock and sleep timer. Nature images are also included.
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