Marpac Rohm Portable White Noise Machine

Editor rating: 8.5 / 10
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Marpac is the OG of sound machines, and they are clearly good at what they do, one thing to prove that is through their new invention the Marpac Rohm Portable White Noise Machine. The Marpac Rohm Portable White Noise Machine is small, a 2-inch thick disc-shaped device in soft white with misty blue accents. Which will perfect fit any landscape of an office or bedroom. It comes with a soft lanyard so it can be hung on a hook or doorknob.

The Marpac Rohm Portable White Noise Machine features and performance

TheMarpac Rohm Portable White Noise Machine is a loud little device, you can’t imagine how loud this small device can be at a full volume, it will definitely mask any unwanted noise from the street or in the other room. If you live in an urban setting where you deal with all sorts of noises 24/7, you might want to consider a sound machine with more noise options to ensure you are masking all disturbances from your room.

The Marpac Rohm Portable White Noise Machine noise options are:

Deep white

This can be one of the favorites among people, it is a fan on the window sill in the summertime. The house is quiet, someone is taking a nap, a bit of sunshine is coming in through the window kind of sound. And it can be tempting to have this sound around during winter season.

Bright White

This one is more reminiscent of being in an airplane at 30,000 feet.

Gentle surf

Exactly what is sounds like, gentle ocean waves, This sound is very consistent and steady, unlike most white noise machines or apps ocean setting. Highly recommended.

The Marpac Rohm Portable White Noise Machine design is basically white with a blue circle in the middle, it is 3.5 inches wide and it has a lanyard and handles so you can hang it anywhere you like rather than have it on your nightstand. Marpac also markets this device as a white noise machine for travelers, but also great to have on your baby’s stroller, to the end of the device there is a child lock that disables the buttons. You have 3 sound profiles to choose from, as mentioned above.

The Marpac Rohm Portable White Noise Machine does not have any night light feature, although there is a light indicator for charging. It comes with its own charger that plugs right into the port at the button of the device.


Editor's Pros & Cons

Lightweight, packable

Great battery life

Big sound for such a little device

Mini-USB charging


No timer

Masks lower noises better than higher noises