* iPhone 5, 5S and 5C support was added
* TOP 10 US & UK App Stores! *
* The first and original baby heartbeat app now has a new look & feel, an upgraded sound engine, and exciting new features!
“A beautiful way for you and your partner to bond with the baby…” – www.babble.com
“My Baby's Beat” is a unique, state-of-the-art iPhone application that enables a bonding experience between you and your baby!
Using ONLY THE IPHONE'S MICROPHONE and simple headphones, you can listen to your baby’s heartbeat and movements.
You can even record & share with your friends via email or Facebook.
**FEATURED IN APPLE'S STAFF PICK**
** TOP 25 in several other countries: Australia, Canada, Ireland, and more. **
This app supports:
* iPhone 5S,5C,5,4S,4,3GS
* iPad 2, 3, 4 & AIR models
* iPad Mini 1, 2
* It does NOT support iPod Touch, iPad 1
* “My Baby's Beat” was designed for weeks 30-40.
Some customers report success as early as week 20, but if you are not in weeks 30-40, keep in mind that the chances of success are low.
* We recommend switching your iPhone to airplane mode, to stop all mobile and Internet transmissions before using this app, just as a precaution to avoid cellular concerns that people have. (The app itself does not activate any iPhone features that emit waves of any kind. It only taps the microphone, “captures” abdominal sounds, and amplifies them.)
"...I was 35 weeks when I got the app and had no issues finding my LO's heartbeat or my own. I just watched the tutorial and it was easy.
It might help people if they try looking in the same area their doctors find the heartbeat...
I had tried using a $40 doppler from Babies R Us and couldn't find my heartbeat or the baby..."
(Flfishie – Apr 16, 2011 – US App Store)
"... it was so nice to hear, and even my midwife had a listen using the app and couldn't believe how it worked..."
(Zayn07 – Jun 2, 2011 – UK App Store)
"...As others have said it is a little hard to get the hang of using this app,
but once you get the hang of it it's great! Every time I use it, it becomes easier to locate my baby's heartbeat..."
(Armywife25f – Apr 29, 2011 – US App Store)
“…Found my baby's heartbeat – took a while but after lots of moving around I did eventually manage to find it. Found mine, my partner's and my dog's after too. Just for fun! :)”
(Nicinakis – Apr 3, 2011 – UK App Store)
"...Best app I've ever bought!! I wish I would have found it earlier in my pregnancy!..."
And to all you wte moms-to-be ... Yes, it really does work!!!!!!"
(OneHottMomma – May 21, 2011 – US App Store)
**********Be advised! **********
* Make sure to take your iPhone out of its case, before you start monitoring.
* “My Baby's Beat” was designed for weeks 30-40. Some customers report success as early as week 20, but if you are not in weeks 30-40, keep in mind that chances of success are low!
* Make sure to switch your iPhone to "airplane mode", to stop all mobile and Internet transmissions, before using this app.
This app is not intended as a replacement for medical advice of any kind.
For any medical questions or concerns regarding your pregnancy and your baby’s health, please consult with your doctor/midwife.
For more info, visit: www.matis-apps.com
It's reliable it works and it's easy AND SAFE!
I listened to my own heart first to tell what it should sound like, then listened to the baby sample. I held it right at my bikini line and held my breath for a few seconds after the sound calibrated. I'm almost positive I heart the heart beat! It sounded like a train it was so fast. Definitely a faster version of what I heard on my own heart. Very cool.
I am 7 weeks pregnant and I purchased this app because I wanted to see if what others said was true. I used a tip someone left on the review on how to properly use. I used my iPad mini and place the speaker on the left side of my bikini line and.....it worked! I heard the hearbeat to my little munchkin. So excited. And no it doesn't pick up a heart beat if you put it where ever...those are lies. It only works if you place it on the right spot.
This app is definitely worth the $4.99!! I am 17.5 weeks along and could hear my baby's heartbeat perfectly!! Took a few minutes to find it but I expected that. Took away one star, because even after I took it out of Airplane Mode I still couldn't get it to share :(
I am 11.5 weeks and was able to hear my baby's heartbeat!! Really amazing!! Great app! Takes a little bit of trial but within a couple minutes I was able to find mine then find the baby's and compare the two! Really wonderful!
I must admit I was a bit suspicious about how any app could detect a fetal heartbeat but it really works. I was able to test my heartbeat and the babies. I am expecting twins so I don't know which one I heard but it gave me such reassurance in between doctors visits!
Works good. Wish it wasn't so scratchy. Calms my nerves when I don't feel movements for awhile.
Use it towards the end of the second trimester or during the third trimester. Helps to keep my mind at ease.
How clever this is! Have been using it for a couple weeks since 32 weeks pregnant, and been able to make some really good clear recordings of baby's heartbeat. It does take a little time to get good at using, and you need to have an idea how baby is lying to find the heartbeat. Really cool.
The only thing holding me back from giving 5 stars is that I wish you could share clips over 30 seconds. I am 22 weeks pregnant AND plus sized so I was pretty skeptical, but I heard my heart and my little guys on the first try. Totally worth $5!
I am in the medical field and perform Doppler daily, so I have a hand up. But I'm 11 weeks and could here it clearly, again I am used to what it sounds like (a choo choo train). You also need to know since there are not any instructions that you must: sit your phone up and down so the bottom piece (of the iPhone) the metal part with all the dots (microphone) is sitting on top of your belly. If you are less than 14 weeks place it right above your bikini zone and tilt it at different angles, try holding your breath. And up until 20 weeks you will only find it lower than your belly button. I suggest doing it on your own bare chest first to differentiate what your hearing. I also had a full bladder which can be something to try if you can't get it otherwise. Remember it should be nice and low on your body if your early and you should be able to look directly at the screen when you do it, and turn it on airplane mode!!! Good luck :)
I was thrilled to hear my baby's heartbeat at 11wks! I think I'm going to use this all the time! Going to tell my sister about it that's 28wks!
Bought the App when I was 29 weeks along and found the heart beat pretty easy with out a problem. Truly amazing you can do this with an App now.
I'm 20 weeks and I was able to heart our baby's heartbeat!! Works great!
I bought this app when three of my daughters/daughter in law were expecting last year. We just used it again for the fourth time. What fun! Be patient and take time to learn what you're hearing. It's not as clear as a Doppler, of course, but you can definitely hear the precious little heartbeat when you get it in the right spot.
Need patience, but it works
I could hear baby's heart beat at 19 weeks. So happy it supports iPhone 5 now!!!! I had it on my old phone with other pregnancy but it never worked. Thought what the heck lets try again now that it has iPhone 5 support and sure enough it worked the first time I used it.
In order to send via FB tw or email it has to connect to ur carriers service. That's y u have to take it off ✈️. It sends for me, I get a heart rate. I wish It would be able to tell the heart rate.
It took a few tries but I was able to hear my baby's heartbeat at just over 25 weeks! Be patient and keep trying-it does work! It's not the clearest but you can definitely tell when you've found it. Haven't been able to send the recordings though, so minus one star.
My SIL used this when she was pregnant. I was skeptical. I figured I would give it a go this time, and to my surprise, it is not some pre-recorded trick. It is my baby's actual heartbeat!! I even thumped the mic to make sure, and it picked up the thumps. I heard <3beat at only 6.5 weeks. Highly recommend! Also, shared perfectly.
This app is TERRIBLE! You can't hear anything. I am 32 weeks pregnant, I tried it a couple times just to make sure. The room I was in was silent and NOTHING. definitely a waste of money, wish I could get mine back! And for those of you who say you can hear it at 7, or 11 weeks....you lie. You are definitely making yourself hear things. This is my 3rd child so I definitely know what it sounds like, you don't have to be a doctor or have a "hand up" on anyone. Terrible app! I grant it...NO STARS!
My wife is 29 weeks pregnant and this app didn't work at all. Tried several different positions even with her on a full bladder and it didn't work. Want my money back!
Cannot get this app to work correctly.. It sounds like static and there is no consistent "noise" that sounds anything like a heartbeat.. Don't waste your money..
It picks up a "heartbeat" on any part of the body!!! Dumbest app ever. Don't waste your money!
Unless my knee has a heartbeat too, then this app is Pointless. Yeah, it picked up a heartbeat where the baby is, but it picked up one everywhere else too. Also very staticky.
I can't hear my baby's heartbeat. I can barely hear my own heartbeat. I want my money back.
Didn't work! I followed the directions very carefully to make sure I was doing it correctly. I know it's an app and I wasn't putting high hopes into this at all just thought it would be neat to hear baby when I felt like it. Read other great reviews.... Wish I knew how they got it to work! All I heard was static... Couldn't even hear my own heartbeat!
I am only 15 weeks but it wouldn't matter if u were further along it's pure static and I can't even hear my own over that !!! What a waste of money ! DO NOT BUY!!
This app is so cool! I'm 11 weeks and I'm skinny enough to pick up the baby's heartbeat. I just have to push my phone into my lower abdomen while I'm laying flat and it works great. So worth the money, it's nice to just listen to the baby sometimes. Fantastic!
It's a great app! I was able to listen to my son's heart on the first try! I'm 33 weeks and it was very easy! I imagine you probably have to be pretty advanced on your pregnancy to hear it though!
I am 24 weeks pregnant and bought this app to ease my mind despite the description for this app asks you not to... Lol, but after reading the reviews I thought maybe I could hear her this early. I first used it last night when my little girl wasn't kicking, then used it again today now that she's active. I couldn't find anything but small pulses that were rhythmic but too slow to be her heartbeat considering the doctor measures it at 147bpm. I look forward to trying this app in a few weeks when she's bigger and closer to the 30 week point, but I don't see how this app is strong enough to pick up baby's heartbeat in the 20-25 week period or anytime sooner like previous reviews stated.
I am 17 weeks and I can hear my babies heart beat just fine wish it was a little clearer to hear but still awesome... For those of you who say it don't work you obviously don't know how to use the app!!!
Im 7 weeks today and was able to hear my babys heart beat clearly in order to share you take off of airplane mod you only have that on so the mic can pick up sounds better.
30 weeks and couldn't get it to work. I can't even hear my own heartbeat with it
I can not get this to work. Not even to find my own heartbeat. I'll wait and try again when I'm farther along (currently 18 weeks). If then it works, I will be happy to write a positive review. Until then, I will continue to be unhappy.
This app works wonderfully! I am 21 weeks and hear my baby boys heart beat right away. $4.99 is so worth it compared to buying a doppler for $40 or more. This app put a large smile on my face and I can't wait to show my husband. Very pleased.
I was able to hear baby's heartbeat @ 19 weeks & I'm a fluffier woman so I was pleasantly surprised that it worked so well!
Only works for women further along but it's still nice to have for a reassurance when you're in between doctors visits!
I'm 17 weeks and I was able to heart our baby's heartbeat!! Works great!
Yo no logro escuchar el latido de mi bebé, a mi no me funciono.
It's not super clear but it does pick up the babies heartbeat!! So cool:)
Love the sound of my baby's heart beat.
I love the way the app was designed but with my belly in the way when I go to find my baby I always seem to hit the menu button then "rate app" to where it stops in mid check. Please fix that so I don't easily keep swiping over to menu and accidentally hitting "rate app" or any other item..
I'm 37 wks and still can't hear beat. Most of my apple headphones state incompatible, so I went out and bought a regular pair. The sound I get from air, my heartbeat, n baby is all the same.
I love it, it's worth the $4.99. Just put your phone on airplane mode and with regular headphones and you'll be able to listen to your baby's heart beat. It took me a while because I'm a bit chubby but I'm 21 weeks and was able to hear it twice. It's so cool. I recommend it!!!
17 weeks and able to hear my baby heart many times !
I'm about 36 weeks and 2 days pregnant and this is the first time I was able to hear my daughters heart beat inside my tummy. Was pretty excited. My only thing is that it won't allow u to send it via email or message because of the fact the recording extents over the 30 second threshold. If you would allow for longer recording time to be sent I would have rated it a full five stars. Other then that, I think this app is pretty cool to have to listen to your little ones heart beating inside u! :) it does takes some practice though to figure out where to place your mic to hear her/his heart. But once u got it figured out it's pretty easy to record. ;)
Unable to share on anything. I get error message to remove from Airplane mode. I would also like to personalize each recording.
Very good I got the heart beat almost instantly and I'm only 16 weeks
This is the worst app ever!! Don't buy it! I did it when I was 26 weeks, realize didn't work until 3rd trimester, now I have 31 weeks and still doesn't work. This is a waste of time and money! I couldn't believe I wasn't the only one until I read the reviews... If I have to rate 0 starts I will! Please reimburse my money! 4 dollars for nothing! Fake app!
I could only hear the beat after 35 weeks and I am using an iPad. I have to keep turning it upside down to send and then the keyboard blocks the send button. I just video record the beat at the docs office now. Oh and I just did the update after I wrote the above and have to change to a 1 star. Can't hear a thing now at all.
(Currently 20 weeks) I was skeptical at first so the first thing I did was check my own heartbeat. Perfect. After about 20-30 minutes of searching my belly because my baby is still small I found it. Don't lose patience, I think it has a lot to do with the size of your baby and your body type. Remember it's only an iPhone and it's only really amplifying what it faintly hears so I think if it doesn't work right away keep trying as time goes on and the baby gets bigger.
Not a very good app !! Don't waste money there are better apps !
Not worth even one star. Won't even pick up my heartbeat. Guess we are all the living dead from what this app shows!!
Cannot hear anything
This app does work good. Just have to wait until ur about 30weeks. I just heard it. Mic was right under the belly button i could hear the baby heartbeat. Be patient it does work but its 3rd trimester!!
I think why most people are having problems (from reading the reviews ) make sure you turn on airplane mode and have powered headphones, I used my headset plugged in the e box... I can't hear my baby yet cause I'm too early but I can hear my own heart beat clear as day. Just have to find it
I can't believe they charged for this. Junk, absolutely doesn't work. First the headphones with a mic aren't compatible, then I got headphones that are and it still doesn't work. Tried it at 12 weeks and now again at 28 weeks - nada. Don't waste your time or money on this app!
I am 21 weeks and can't pick up even my own heartbeat much less the baby. This doesn't work with 5s cause of headphone placement. I need a refund!
Flat out does not work.
Bought this app when I was about 12 weeks and realized that it was meant to be for women in their third trimester. I tried an tried and wouldn't work. Now I am 27 weeks, just starting my third trimester and it worked! I cant believe I actually got to hear my baby's heartbeat laying in my own bed! I will definitely be gifting this to my also pregnant sister when she is in this stage! :)
Waisting money!!! Do not work in iphone 4,5. I do not recommend. And till now, no refunds.
This is my most favorite app on my cell phone!! It's amazing and worth every penny:)
At 38 weeks I can't hear anything not even my own heartbeat.
Downloaded toward the end of my 2nd trimester and had a hard time finding the heartbeat every time, but just like its recommended, the heartbeat is much more noticeable in the 3rd trimester! I love that you can save and send recordings, too! The only con is that it can be very static-y at times.
I bought the app hoping I might get lucky and hear the baby early. I just turned 18 weeks, and I have been using the app for about 2 weeks and can hear the baby perfectly! Love this app! I was worried it wouldn't work at first because it says works for pregnant moms 30-40 weeks, but with patience and a lot of moving the first time I found it!
Doesn't work at all. I'm 17 weeks and can't even pick up my own heartbeat. Would love my money back very disappointed !!!
At 22 weeks I still hear nothing but static. Can't even find my own heartbeat. Definitely a waste of money spent!!
By the time the update comes ill have my baby!!
Wish they would tell you it doesn't work for iPhone5! Couldn't hear anything! Not even my own heartbeat. What a waist!
Don't waste your time, money, or energy. This app is horrible. There is a reason these apps can not be found in abundance in the App Store. They don't work. Highway (in this case) App Store robbery. It's better to get a Doppler. Getting this app is comparable to purchasing an app to make your husband perfect. Ha that will never happen. Peace out fellow Pregos.
Can't find my own heartbeat with this app. Wondering if it's because the headphones are plugged in right where the microphone is.
Total waste of money! Can't even find your own heart beat!
This is the biggest waste of money! Does not work and if you have iphone5 u can't even put the microphone to your belly because the headphones go there!
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