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Play sound effects for every occasion! Is somebody talking too much in a meeting? Blow the Air Horn or Whistle and silence them! Did a friend just tell a funny joke? Play the laugh track or rim shot and show your support! The joke wasn't funny? Then boo them off the stage! This popular sound machine is perfect for having fun with friends or annoying family members.

- 50+ Stock Sounds with ability to add new sounds with iTunes File Sharing (visit our website for import instructions)
- Playback and Mix multiple sounds at the same time
- Sound Board for custom layouts of audio clips w/ multiple pages
- Sound Catalog for quick access to all sounds or just your favorites
- Sound Timers for playback of sounds after specified time has elapsed
- Multiple button sizes including Small, Medium, Large
- Multiple color themes including Modern, Blue, and Night
- Multiple sound formats including wav, mp3, caf, aac, aiff, aifc, m4a, 3gp, mp4
- Universal app runs at full screen w/ latest iPhones and iPads
- Retina display supported with modern layout and design


Tap a sound tile to play. Tap again to pause. You can drag the tiles into new positions when the board is unlocked. You may lock the tiles in place from the settings page. Swipe left or right or tap the next and previous buttons to change pages. You can even drag multiple tiles at the same time while navigating to other pages. If you want to rewind a sound that is paused just pick up the tile and shake it.


Scroll the list to get access to all your sounds. Tap the right arrow button next to the sound to toggle favorites and enable sound timers. Toggle the view between All Sounds and Favorites by tapping the view button located at the top right of screen.


Do you have a podcast show? Sound Effects was built for use on the popular Tech 411 Show on iTunes ( https://tech411show.com ) so you'll find the stock sounds can compliment your podcast too. It's also easy to add new audio clips and layout the soundboard like a pro!


Removal of ads can be purchased from the settings screen. Sound Effects is also available for your desktop on the Mac App Store.


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iOS Store Category:

Primary: Entertainment

Secondary: Music

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Version History

Launched Jul 06, 2012 (about 8 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 6 months, on average.

Jul 21
Version 4.4.2

iPhone X support, new app icon, fixed iTunes File Sharing so you can add new sound files again, and other minors.

Jul 18
Version 4.4

iPhone X supported, new app icon, and other minors.

Jan 14
Version 4.2

Stability and performance improvements.

Feb 16
Version 4.1.4

- Minor improvements under the hood for better performance and stability.

Jan 28
Version 4.1.3

- Minor improvements under the hood for better performance and stability.

Oct 22
Version 4.1.1

Optimized for iPhone 6. Major improvements under the hood for better performance and stability.

May 14
Version 4.0.5

Now plays with ringer on silent

Mar 22
Version 4.0.4

Stability improvements and other minors

Feb 19
Version 4.0.3

Performance and stability improvements

Sep 30
Version 4.0

New Sound Catalog with Favorites and Sound Timer. Small, Medium, and Large layouts. Modern, Blue, and Night color schemes. Board Lock setting added. In-app purchase to Remove Ads. Help documentation. Other minor improvements.

May 16
Version 3.0

Complete redesign of user interface, graphics, and new sounds added!
- Play multiple sound effects at the same time!
- Pause/Play each sound by tapping on the sounds tile
- Sound tiles go green if playing and yellow if paused.
- Sound tile turns into a progress bar showing how much time is left during playback
- Drag and drop tiles into new locations on the page
- Create new pages by dragging sound tiles off to the right of screen
- Use arrows to switch pages or left/right swipe gesture
- Multi-touch supported! Try grabbing a tile with one hand and tapping to a new page with the other. It's fun to arrange your tiles!

5 star reviews keep the free updates coming!

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May 03
Version 2.0.1

Minor updates

Jul 28
Version 2.0

Added iTunes File Sharing so you can load up your own sound files! New Grid View displays more sounds on the screen. Toggle added to top of view allowing you to switch between Grid and List view. Audio playback now occurs even if iPhone is in silent mode. Stop audio by tapping the sound that is playing.

As always your 5 star reviews keep the free updates coming!

Jul 06
Version 1.0

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