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Designed in the USA

HQ in Knoxville, TN

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Try Aro for 30 days

It's ok if it doesn't work out

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"Best moments have been when I’ve totally forgotten about my phone. Then been like, where is it? Oh, in Aro."
Keith M
Keith M
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"Aro told me that I’d regained 1 hour and 4 minutes. I was so proud of myself. I was a tiny bit giddy. I did it."
Mistye W - Mom of 4
Mistye W - Mom of 4
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"It was nice that I wasn't even thinking about my phone or where it was."
Morgan A
Morgan A

Live outside the box.

Aro gives you a place to charge your phone, gentle reminders to set good habits, and the opportunity to notice and enjoy the life happening right in front of you.

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Connect with friends and family

Bring back phone-free dinners. Your kids will thank you for it. Well, they’ll probably roll their eyes first and then thank you for it.

Unwind after a busy day

Turn down the volume of outside voices and enjoy that book that’s been collecting dust on your book shelf.

Build work routines

Finding your focus is easier when notifications aren’t begging for your attention. Your creativity and boss will thank you.

Create healthy habits

With five charging ports, Aro is built for the whole family. Learn healthy phone habits together with those closest to you.

The Aro membership

In addition to the Aro smart box, the membership provides access to:

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Aro app

Track progress, build rhythms, and move forward with a group.

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Motivational content

Stories, prompts, and ideas to get you started.

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We’ll send you gentle encouragements with ways to boost your notice.

Build intentional rhythms


verb • ȯ-(ˌ)rō

To face, turn towards, take heed, take notice of, pay attention to, consider.

Use Aro to fully engage with the life that’s right in front of you.

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Set goals

Pick your motivation, customize reminders, and set goals to match.

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Build habits

Make phone-free time a part of your daily routine.

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See progress

Feel rewarded for how you've used your intentional time.

Unashamedly aspirational.
Hyper practical.


  • Durable titanium
  • PVD coating
  • Non-allergenic, non-metallic, seamless inner molding
  • Water resistant up to 100m

Weight & Dimensions

  • Width: 7.9mm
  • Length: 7.9mm
  • Height: 7.9mm
  • Weight: 4 to 7 grams (depending on size)

Battery & Power

  • 4 to 7 days of batter life
  • Full charge in 20 to 80 minutes


  • Bluetooth low-energy (Bluetooth Smart)
  • Automatic firmware updates via Aro app
  • EMF-safe and allows airplane mode

Frequently asked questions

Still have some questions? Contact us.

What does "Aro" mean?

Aro is a Maori word that means “to notice, turn towards, take heed, pay attention to, or consider.”  It inspired us because we want to help you notice what’s possible when you live your life, uninterrupted. Because we know it can be a bit confusing, we also want to help you notice that it’s pronounced like you’re saying the letters “R-O” and not “arrow.”

Who is Aro designed for?

Aro is for anyone who has ever struggled to put their phone down. In our experience, that’s just about all of us. Whether you want to focus on fun, family, work, your latest crazy hobby, or maybe want to be a little more aware of what the world around you is like when you’re not looking at your phone, Aro makes it easy for you to put down your phone.

How does Aro work?

Life is hard enough—that’s why we’ve made using Aro super easy. It’s as simple as setting your phone in Aro and living your life, uninterrupted. Aro takes care of the rest.

What is included with my Aro Membership?

Aro is more than a box for your phone. It’s a platform designed to make it easy and rewarding to put down your phone. Your Aro Membership (required) includes the Aro app to set goals and track progress, motivational content to help you along the way, and complete access to the amazing Aro community to learn from and share with others on their journey with you.

When will I receive my Aro?

Reservations of the Aro Launch Edition will begin shipping in the fall of 2022. We are working night and day to get Aro in your hands. We promise.

Does Aro charge my phone?

Choosing to put your phone down to focus on what matters to you is awesome. Having to put your phone down because it’s running out of power is the worst. That’s why Aro is all about charging your phone while you recharge. Aro includes one wireless charging pad and four USB-C charging ports (cables included) so everyone can focus on life, not fighting over chargers.

Where should I put my Aro?

Wherever you want! High traffic areas like kitchen counters, mantels, and bookshelves, where you’ll see Aro and be reminded to use it, are popular. But some Aro users prefer a more out-of-the-way spot so when their phone is in Aro, it can be out of sight and out of mind. As long as it’s within reach of an electrical outlet, your Aro can live wherever is best for you.

What if I have more questions?

Check out our Help Center for a full list of FAQs and ways to get in touch with us.

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Get your Aro

Make phone-free time a part of your daily routine so you can focus on a world outside of your phone.

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Pre-orders ship Fall 2022