Digital Pregnancy test kit Or Stick? Which is really better?

[deleted account] ( 10 moms have responded )

I'm trying to conceive and Want to know which kit would be better,
Any personal advice from ladies that have used a digital kit, I'm hoping to get a straight answer fast and a very reliable 1, I'm testing 3 weeks after expected conception as per the usual time frame, THanks


Becky - posted on 06/25/2012




Regular shows results sooner, you can see a faint line and a positive is positive regardless of how dark the result window shows. Where digital won't read early or light results. So regular will show results sooner than digital

Ashley - posted on 06/27/2012




i have bought all mine from the dollar tree..they are very accurate and work great. they are the same ones that the county workers use too lol.( i had to see them to get confirmation before i went to see an actual dr)

Kim - posted on 06/25/2012




I've honestly used dollar store pregnancy tests with both of my pregnancy's and they've worked just as well as like a $9.99 one from somewhere else. Best of luck to you in conceiving! ;)

User - posted on 06/26/2012




honestly -- if you google it there is a review from 2 moms who did reviews on them all and the ones that came up most accurate, quicker, etc were the ones from the dollar store

Alexandra - posted on 06/25/2012




I have used all kinds of digital and sticks and usually they never worked. It turned out I was pregnant and everything came back negative!
I would suggest using your body temperature and an ovulation kit. But really trying hard every month is the key, I think. We tried making love every day, every two days, every day and a half, only between 11 and 17 days, you name it. Finally we succedded! Good luck.

This conversation has been closed to further comments


View replies by

[deleted account]

Thankyou For Your advice ladies, This is my 2nd And I Knew within the first 4 weeks i was pregnant I tried for 7months,I have quiet a long Cycle and Have to wait atleast 60days to test Its such an agonizing wait and Am hoping for the best :) I Used The Strips to confirm my last pregnancy, I just wondered How accurate the Digital tests vs The Strip would be as they are expensive i wanted to make sure If i were to purchase I wouldn't be getting false negatives or positives, So as most of you advised I have gotten a Bulk Lot Of Strips Including Ovulation and Body temp Kit :) I may still just get a Clearbue Digital Test To see if it can be accurate, Have any of you ladies had any experience with them? Thankyou so much ladies.

Genna - posted on 06/25/2012




I prefer the digital test, simply because I know there is no way I can misread it!

Sarah - posted on 06/25/2012




I think if you`re anticipating doing a lot of tests because you`re TTC, you`d be better off buying the sticks. If they come back positive, then by a digital to confirm. You could spend a lot of money on the digital ones otherwise.

~♥Little Miss - posted on 06/25/2012




First response never failed me. It is not digital, and was very accurate. The digital ones tend to be a bit pricy IMO.

Join Circle of Moms

Sign up for Circle of Moms and be a part of this community! Membership is just one click away.

Join Circle of Moms