In the modern age a manual baby rocker just does not cut it when you can have electric power the rocker and save you hassle.
Battery powered rockers and swings are perfect for indoor and outdoor use. Some are ac adaptor powered only, which of course are for indoor use only.
Modern swings come with many functions and modes including automatic swings speeds, sounds and music and even vibrations.
Swings come in small and large sizes, some are perfect for travel being portable and some are large and heavy which need to remain in one place.
Many of the baby swings fold down so you can push them away to the side when they are not in use.
To see all the best baby swings on the market follow the link to our in depth guide.
To save money you can go for a swing and bouncer combo, this also saves you space over having two separate machines.
The top 4 baby rockers that are powered by electric include:
- Graco Simple Sway Baby Swing
- Fisher Price Sweet Snugapuppy
- Ingenuity Inlighten Cradling Swing
- 4moms 2015 mamaRoo
We have taken the time to test and then review the top two options.
Read through our reviews to help you decide which one is the best to buy for your little one.
If you are also looking for the best baby monitor see our guide on those too.
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Electric Baby Rocker Reviews
Electric baby rockers range in price from $50 to $150. As with everything you buy, you only get what you pay for.
The two baby swings in the spotlight right here are on the lower end of the price range and offer many of the functions the more expensive models give.
This is exactly why they have been set as our top two buys, that and the fact that many parents state that they are the best too.
If you also need the best baby car seat see our reviews on those.
#1 Graco Simple Sway Baby Swing
This baby swing/rocker takes up a lot more floor space than others on the market. So make sure you have the room for it if you go with this option.
The whole system is very lightweight and is easy to move around.
All in all it’s a very basic swing, which is perfect if you are looking for one that is very easy to use.
Some swings motion back and forth or side to side or both, this one motions just side to side only.
To keep the babies attention when awake the swing has a neat toy bar with three soft motion toys attached.
The unit has six built in speeds, great for finding out which one your baby likes the most. Some babies soothe with it on slow, and some like it on the fastest setting.
It has a vibration option too which really does help with babies that suffer from colic.
The swing has 15 sounds and music built in, many of which are really relaxing to help babies get over to sleep easily.
For more information about the swing go here.
Many swings do not have good padding like this one, which makes it extra comfortable for baby.
To see the swing in action take a look at this video:
#2 Fisher Price Sweet Snugapuppy
This swing is very simple to operate. It’s on the lower end of the price range due to it’s basic functionality.
The rocker and swing is operated by a panel located at the very top of the swing, this way you don’t have to hurt your back bending over to use it.
The swing features a toy swing over head with three soft toys hanging from it.
This one has 16 sounds and music built in, it swings side to side or back and forth so it’s good to have a choice for a fussy baby.
Many swings do not give you the option to recline the seat, this one does which is a huge benefit to parents that have babies that suffer from colic.
It has extra tech built in to know the weight of the baby so the swing speeds stay the same all the time.
The swing is powered by electric and can be done so by batteries or an ac adaptor. This makes it an indoor and outdoor swing.
If the padding fabric area becomes dirty it can be removed and is easy to clean quickly and is done so in the washing machine.
Most baby swings and rockers have 5 point harness to keep baby in safe and secure at all times, this one does too.
To read more about the swing click here.
It’s not the most expensive on the market, but is certainly one of the best to buy right now.
Top tip: Always keep an eye on your baby using the swing using a long range baby monitor.
For more information about this swing take a look at this video:
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If you have any questions about any of the baby rockers that we have featured here please send us an email or leave a comment below.