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VTech Lil Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo

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VTech Lil' Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo

Bring the calming essence of the night sky to your newborn's nursery to help soothe him or her to sleep with the VTech Lil' Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo. Projecting four different colors according to six custom light settings, this hippo is accompanied by tranquil songs, sounds straight from nature and restful lullabies, which help calm your little one. Adjust the timer to shut off after 10, 20 or 30 minutes and control the volume based on baby's needs. If your tot begins to cry, this voice-activated hippo will respond with soothing music to transport him or her back to dreamland.

Product Highlights

  • Projects four vibrant colors - resembling a starry night sky - onto a ceiling to encourage visual awareness
  • If baby cries, the voice activation will respond with calming music to lull him or her back to sleep
  • Plays over 100 soothing songs, melodies, sounds and phrases, including seven nursery rhymes, nature sounds and lullabies
  • Parent-friendly design lets you control the volume and timer
  • Lights and sounds shut off automatically after 10, 20 or 30 minutes
  • Features six settings for customized lighting
  • Requires two AA batteries (not included)
  • Recommended for use from birth and up
Sweet dreams
Baby will be able to fall fast asleep looking upwards at the calming lights of the night sky. Equipped with voice activation, this hippo responds to your little one's cry to help soothe him or her back to dreamland.
Parent-friendly controls
With over 100 soothing songs, melodies, sounds and phrases, this sound machine helps calm baby and shuts off automatically after 10, 20 or 30 minutes.
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Product Description

Sweet dreams are ahead with the Lil' Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo by VTech. This cuddly hippo projects a vibrant starry night sky onto the ceiling in four different colors to the sounds of peaceful tunes, seven nursery rhymes, nature sounds and lullabies. Colorful light effects enhance visual awareness, while the comforting sounds and songs help soothe them to sleep. This helpful hippo also responds to your baby's cries with calming music. The parent-friendly volume and timer controls let you choose how loud and long the sounds play. Sleep tight, little one!
Colorful lights project calming night sky

  • Plays 100+ soothing songs, melodies, sounds and phrases

  • Nursery rhymes encourage first words

  • Voice activated to respond to your baby's cry

  • Timer switch plays 10, 20 or 30 minutes of lights and sounds

  • Volume control can be adjusted to suit your baby's needs

  • 6 settings for custom light play

Additional Info

017392

3FF76787

3417761809006

80-180900

1.6 pounds

12.7 x 10.9 x 5.2

How to Get It


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Average Customer Rating:

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Vtech 1001126VTech Lil Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo
 
4.5

(based on 208 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (146)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (38)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (7)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (116), Yes (62)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

Recommended

I've only had this for a couple days, but my son loves it! I enjoy turning it on during our last nursing of the night; it's bright enough to provide light for me...Read complete review

I've only had this for a couple days, but my son loves it! I enjoy turning it on during our last nursing of the night; it's bright enough to provide light for me to see (even for a diaper change) but dim enough that it sets a good atmosphere right before bedtime. I also enjoy the timer settings. The lights/stars do not rotate, but the color change feature adds interest. The music/sounds/stories are a little "hoaky" and some are poorer quality, but they're not terrible. I also don't like that the songs/stories/nursery rhymes are not complete; it only plays a couple of lines before moving on to the next one. If you don't like the sounds, and just want the lights, you can turn the volume all the way down.

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Most Helpful Critical Review

 

My son loves it

I bought this specifically for the sound detection feature that is supposed to turn the lights and music on when crying has been detected for 4 seconds. The first night I put my son...Read complete review

I bought this specifically for the sound detection feature that is supposed to turn the lights and music on when crying has been detected for 4 seconds. The first night I put my son to bed and turned it on. An hour later he woke up crying. Sure enough, his hippo was on. We rocked and he fell back asleep. A few hours later, he was crying again but no lights or music. And it didn't turn on when he woke up in the morning. Must only work once a night after the initial set up, right?
Well, the next night he woke up crying and hippo didn't turn on. Hasn't actually since the first time we used it. That is why 3 stars.
The music is nice, the "stories" are a couple sentences then onto the next one. The lights are really cute. My son is excited for his "ippo!" And fascinated by the lights on his white toy box and the walls.

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5.0

Recommend

By Valued

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Comments about Vtech 1001126 VTech Lil Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo:

Love it

 
5.0

Grear musical hippo!!!

By Maria

from NJ

Verified Buyer

Comments about Vtech 1001126 VTech Lil Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo:

Purchased uha for my 3 month old daughter . The lights flashing different color is the best to help stimulate her attention. The music options are also wonderful too . The volume is perfect for lower or much louder if ts away from the crib. The fact that the stars light up even when music has ended or not on is great. My daughter is scared of the dark right now ! Would buy this again!!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Would buy again!

By Twin mommy

from Newnan, GA

Comments about Vtech 1001126 VTech Lil Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo:

I purchased this product for my twins when they were about 6 months old. Shortly after that we split them up into different rooms so when one would cry it wouldn't wake up the other. We started using the hippo for my son only. We use it every night and he knows when we turn it on it's time to calm down and get ready for bed. He'll be 2 in 3 months and we still use it! The nice thing about it is when they were younger and would cry it would turn on by itself! I would definitely buy this again and suggest it to new moms! The only downside is that it does go through batteries pretty quickly...but to get some sleep I'll definitely invest in AAs!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Good for baby sleeping

By Anika

from Bohemia NY

Verified Buyer

Comments about Vtech 1001126 VTech Lil Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo:

Its very good and it's very useful for the baby to keep her sleep deeply

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes
 
4.0

Great projection

By Mama of 1

from New york

Comments about Vtech 1001126 VTech Lil Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo:

My son got this for Christmas and we fell in love right away. The Stars project so far and light up the whole ceiling. The songs and melodies are short and the light only stays on with the music. I wish they stayed on without constantly pushing the button. That's the only reason I give it 4 instead of 5 stars.

 
5.0

Money Extremely Well Spent

By First Time Momma

from San Antonio, Texas

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Verified Buyer

Comments about Vtech 1001126 VTech Lil Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo:

I purchased this item about a week after my daughter was born and she has used it very night since. It has soothed her from newborn to now (she's 4 1/2 months old) and she loves it. The multi-color stars give her something to look at and the music with nature sounds lull her to sleep. Best nightlight/sound machine ever!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Love this

By Butt spray

from Ontario ca

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Comments about Vtech 1001126 VTech Lil Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo:

My baby Absolutely loves this

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

This is so cute!

By Carly

from Miamisburgh, Ohio

Verified Buyer

Comments about Vtech 1001126 VTech Lil Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo:

My boys needed a new white noise maker for their room so do i picked this one out because my youngest loves hippos! I'm fact he'll carry this around and snuggle with it. It's a major hit in our house!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
4.0

My son and I love it!

By Brittany

from Sc

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Verified Buyer

Comments about Vtech 1001126 VTech Lil Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo:

Love the music and the lights projected. Nursery rhymes are nice.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

I would buy this again

By Babylyn

from Salem Nh

Verified Buyer

Comments about Vtech 1001126 VTech Lil Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo:

I bought this for my grandson and he loves it. He falls to sleep with every night.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

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