With a beautiful mixture of music, tales, and sounds, all out there in eight languages, this speaker efficiently combines enjoyable and training. It’s sturdy, has its personal deal with, and is easy sufficient for toddlers to function. Timio is for teenagers aged two years and up. There’s no want for a display, app, or web connection, as your youngster can play content material by choosing one of many plastic discs and slotting it on high. You get 5 discs within the field masking classical music, cattle, automobiles, lullabies, and bedtime tales. Every disc seems like a clock face with photos at every hour, and children merely press the one they need. Further units of discs are $22 (£15) and canopy all types of subjects, from dinosaurs to studying colours.
The speaker sounds surprisingly good, and there’s a 3.5-mm audio port for teenagers’ headphones. Timio is an effective way to introduce your children to different languages or for multilingual households (you’ll be able to press and maintain the language button to modify between English, Spanish, French, German, Dutch, Chinese language, Italian, and Portuguese). There’s additionally a quiz mode, with prompts like discover the police automobile, establish numbers, or choose a particular form. Timio does require three AA batteries, and if you screw open the again panel, additionally, you will discover the SD card that holds the content material. We suggest rechargeable batteries, as you’ll change them typically if Timio proves fashionable along with your children. Though they’re giant and also you get a bag to maintain them in, there’s a threat that discs will go lacking.