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MindFi

Meditate with open eyes. Be productive.

4.8/5
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MindFi is a smart meditation app built with productivity and your busy routine in mind. Train your attention with YOUR EYES OPEN at a convenient time and place. We built this for beginners to learn at a gentler pace - try it before a meal 🌯 , scrolling a Facebook feed mindfully, resting at your office desk and even at the restroom! 🚽😉

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Founder of Mind Hero & Talent Hero

I have 15 years of experience in meditation, you need to have superb meditative skills to be able to relax with eyes open. The key is to calm your mind, and as long our eyes are focused on the visuals, it is almost impossible to achieve inner peace. As i said, only great masters can do this.

Pros:

Great design

Cons:

Concept is flawed, relaxing with your eyes open is ineffective

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Founder @MindFi. Ex-Zendesk.
Try the full 7-day program. Not all sessions have eyes open. Meditation, or mindfulness, can't be taught in one day. :)We want to level the learning curve so beginners don't get deterred from the start.
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@johnyqi The first time I remember meditating, it was accidentally and with eyes open and fixed on a point on a wall in a busy doctor's office. I'm not sure I agree with your assesment that I "need" to have skills or be a "great master" before I can do it. Maybe you can't, I guess.
Web developer in Toronto

In trying to sign up, the process would fail silently. I finally figured out that the app doesn't like one character usernames in email addresses, or four-letter TLDs, even though both are valid. The onboarding graphics were really fuzzy. I think they're scaled images? The developers have clearly never tested on an iPhone SE screen, as the UI is cut off (see https://d.pr/i/KSlfJ).

It's beta quality software, but I really hope these issues get addressed. It's a great concept. If well-executed, I could see it being a part of my routine.

Pros:

Emphasizing short meditations is a great idea, and I haven't seen it before.

Cons:

Needs a lot more testing

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Founder @MindFi. Ex-Zendesk.
Much apologies, this was not fixed in time for PH launch. Fix coming in next week's update
Cofounder, zopim

I did the Vipassana meditation in a remote part of myanmar two years ago, and it was a surreal experience at times. when I was using Mindfi, it reminded me of those moments. Love how I could just step into a space of my own so easily, and slip out when I have to. Finally, an app that doesn’t need me to retreat into the mosquito infested wilderness of Yangon.

Pros:

Felt like I just had a spa. relaxing. amazing how this app increased my self-awareness in just a few min.

Cons:

wasnt obvious to me that timeline could be scrolled

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Founder @MindFi. Ex-Zendesk.
Humbled you are comparing us to a spa... We can improve on the timeline for sure. MindFi is built like an onramp for beginners and we complement the retreats which are further up the learning curve for those who seek a deeper practice :)
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Head of Marketing & PR, VisoCon GmbH

nothing more to say

Pros:

Easy to use, calming voice

Cons:

The introduction confused me a little - but that was jst for me

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Private Equity
Hey Petra! We'd love to learn how we can improve the introduction experience for you- we'll reach out to you to find out how we can do this :)

very useful app

Pros:

simple & short meditation exercises that can be slot into our work day easily

Cons:

Maybe some sessions can go slower

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Private Equity
Hey Yiping! Thanks for your feedback. We're looking at slowing down our sessions to find an optimal rate :)
Entrepreneur

Absolutely proud of this Singapore app!!

Pros:

Cute and seamless interface backed with amazing concepts!!

Cons:

Maybe an offline version will be good!

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Private Equity
Thanks so much Jolyn! We have our eyes set on an offline version down the road, you've read our mind ;)
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Founder & Product @ Pie - pie.co

Great app, can't wait to explore it more!

Pros:

Super simple fun UI with personality

Cons:

More voices

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Writer, AppAdvice

Some recordings are too quiet, while others are too loud. There's no integration with Apple Health's Mindfulness category, which most other meditation apps have adopted.

Pros:

Ambient sounds are very natural-sounding

Cons:

Volume levels of recordings inconsistent, no Apple Health integration

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Founder @MindFi. Ex-Zendesk.
@clefmeister Thanks for the feedback. we are working on improving the quality of our recordings. Apple Heath integration is a top priority post-launch too. stay tuned for an update in a week! cc @viviana
Interaction Designer
Hi @clefmeister Thanks for waiting. We have a new update in the App Store today with Health App integration. Please update your app and let us know if you face any more problems. Have a good day! :)
Co-founder and COO, Quit Genius

- volumes need to be equalised at the moment they are different

- onboarding process need improvement

Pros:

well designed, easy to use and effective

Cons:

in it's early stages so would need further iterations based on user feedback