FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions for Android mobiles

- What do I need for BabyPhone Deluxe?

- What does the usage of BabyPhone Deluxe cost?

- After a few minutes the display of my Android mobile gets black. Does BabyPhone Deluxe / the BabyRecorder still work?

- How long does BabyPhone Deluxe and the BabyRecorder work if they are not connected to the charger?

- What happens if someone calls my Android mobile during the usage of BabyPhone Deluxe or the BabyRecorder?

- What happens if I put an alarm during the usage of BabyPhone Deluxe or the BabyRecorder?

- What happens if I planed a calender event during the usage of BabyPhone Deluxe or the BabyRecorder?

- What happens if someone sends a SMS to the Android mobile during the usage of BabyPhone Deluxe or the BabyRecorder?

- What happens if the battery of my Android mobile gets empty during the usage of BabyPhone Deluxe or the BabyRecorder?

- What about the impact of electric smog of BabyPhone Deluxe application?

- Why are the recordings of my BabyRecorder quiet gentle?

- What can I do that the BabyRecorder starts even sooner to record?

- What kind of format does the BabyRecorder record and how can I play it on my computer?

- How do I download the records of the BabyRecorder to my computer?

- I didn't find an answer to my question here, what can I do?

- How do I buy BabyPhone Deluxe for my Android mobile?

What do I need for BabyPhone Deluxe?

You just need a working mobile phone with the integrated BabyPhone Deluxe application and a second telephone, which can be either an other mobile or a wired connection. Additional hardware is not necessary. BabyPhone Deluxe is tested and supported for the Google Phone G1, the Samsung i7500 and the HTC Magic. On all other Android mobiles this application will probably work fine, but we did not test it. Naturally we will also try to support these mobiles too.

What does the usage of BabyPhone Deluxe cost?

There can only be costs if BabyPhone Deluxe calls your configured phone number and you pick up the call. In this case you just pay for the minute price of you mobile phone provider. So if you have a flatrate the usuage will not cost you anything.

After a few minutes the display of my Android mobile gets black. Does BabyPhone Deluxe / the BabyRecorder still work?

Yes, both functions go into energy saving mode and still work on in the background. Please see also next question.

How long does BabyPhone Deluxe or the BabyRecorder work if they are not connected to the charger?

Both functions go into energy saving mode after the display timeout you specified in your settings of the Android mobile. If you have an Android mobile with a fully charged battery both functions work around 10 to 12 hours without a charger. If you use the application longer or your mobile is not fully charged please connect it to the charger.

What happens if someone calls my Android mobile during the usage of BabyPhone Deluxe or the BabyRecorder?

As soon as you switch on BabyPhone Deluxe or the BabyRecorder it is running as a service in the back ground and putting your Android mobile into silent mode. This prevents your child of being woken up by incoming calls.

What happens if I put an alarm during the usage of BabyPhone Deluxe or the BabyRecorder?

The alarm function will ring loud on your Android mobile despite the silent mode. We advice not to set an alarm during the usuage of BabyPhone Deluxe or the BabyRecorder.

What happens if I planed a calender event during the usage of BabyPhone Deluxe or the BabyRecorder?

The notification about the calender event appears in the notification bar of your mobile. Your BabyPhone Deluxe or your BabyRecorder will work on normally.

What happens if someone sends a SMS to the iPhone during the usage of BabyPhone Deluxe or the BabyRecorder?

The notification about the SMS appears in the notification bar of your mobile. Your BabyPhone Deluxe and or BabyRecorder will work on normally.

What happens if the battery of my Android mobile gets empty during the usage of BabyPhone Deluxe or the BabyRecorder?

Both functions go into energy saving mode after the display timeout you specified in your settings of the Android mobile. If you have an Android mobile with a fully charged battery both functions work around 10 to 12 hours without a charger. If you use the application longer or your mobile is not fully charged please connect it to the charger.

What about the impact of electric smog of the BabyPhone Deluxe application?

The BabyPhone Deluxe produces significantly less electric smog than classic baby phones. Even if the charger is connected the values are very good as the phone function does not send all the time. The phone gets only active if a noise exceeds the adjusted volume threshold.

Why are the recordings of my BabyRecorder so silent?

The sound volume of the recordings depends on the quality of the microphone of your Android device.

What can I do that the BabyRecoreder starts even sooner to record?

At the first recording when you switch on the BabyRecorder it has a delay of around 3 seconds. Beginning with the second recording it starts to record after already one second.

What kind of format does the BabyRecorder record and how can I play it on my computer?

The recordings have the format AMR. AMR you can play with Quicktime or the Realplayer.

How do I download the records of the BabyRecorder to my computer?

Connect your Android mobile with a USB cable to your computer. Tab on the status bar and hold it while sliding your finger downward to open the notification panel. Press >USB connected<, than press >Mount<. On your computer navigate to the USB drive and copy the requested recordings from the folder Babyphone to your computer

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How do I buy BabyPhone Deluxe for my Android mobile?

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