Top 7 Baby Monitors

Nov 16, 2010

When it comes to your baby's safety, baby monitors are one of the first handy health gadgets that can make your life as a new parent a little easier. Baby monitors allow you to watch at your baby at any time in any place of your house. This is especially important if you worry about baby's health and want to make sure your baby gets everything he or she needs in time.

1. Safety 1st Glow and Go Monitor

The Safety 1st Glow and Go Monitor helps to track your baby in any part of your home. This portable monitor is easy to move from nursery to the kitchen and you don't have to worry about plugging and unplugging it several times.

The portable unit is placed near the baby, while the receiver allows you to hear your baby when you are in another room.

The monitor also shows room temperature, so that you can always check if it is within recommended range. The gentle nightlight automatically turns off when your baby falls asleep.

2. Angelcare Movement and Sound Monitor

The Angelcare Movement and Sound Monitor is a helpful parent's gadget that tracks your baby's minor movements to keep you in touch even during baby's sleep, when you are not near your baby. It acts as a sound monitor and movement monitor.

This baby monitor comes with two parents units and one nursery unit that shows all the necessary data on its color LCD display. The sensor pad that is placed under the mattress detects even the slightest vital signs, including breathing.

The nursery pad emits soft light at night and shows the room temperature that can be seen on parents unit as well.

The sound monitor to see and hear baby's sounds minimizes interference of other devices.  If the monitor does not detect any movements or breathing for 20 seconds, the alarm will notify the parents about it.

3. Best View Handheld Color Video Monitor By Summer Infant

If you need a good handheld color video monitor, Best View Handheld Color Video Monitor by Summer Infant is one of the best choices.

The compact and lightweight baby monitor features 2.5'' color LCD screen, while the useful pan, scan and zoom camera makes sure you have the perfect view of your little one.

Black and white night vision allows you to watch at your baby when it's dark in the room. This baby monitor is 100 percent digital technology that allows secure and private connection up to 350' range. You can also hear your baby clearly and other sounds won't interfere.

4. Itzbeen Baby Care Timer™ By Coast Innovations

Itzbeen Baby Care Timer, Blue is not truly a baby monitor ,but is a perfect gadget for new parents, who want to keep in mind all the necessary info about their baby care.

While baby care takes a lot of efforts and time, it can be easy to forget certain things, like for example, when was baby's last feeding. Using the Itzbeen Baby Care Timer, you can track all those important things, including feeding, sleep and diaper change.

This helpful tool is unmatched if you have to leave your baby to other people, like grandparents or baby sitter. The Soft-glow night light is a perfect option for mothers to find and feed their baby at night.

5. Slim and Secure Handheld Video Monitor

The Slim and Secure Handheld Color Video Monitor has been awarded the 2010 iParenting Media Award and remains one of the bestselling baby monitors on the market.

This video monitor is small-sized, looks stylish and gives all the necessary information about your children when they are outside your view.

The 2.5"color LCD screen allows you to have a clear view, while black and white night vision keeps eyes on your little ones 24 hours. The Slim and Secure is available in pink and silver colors and always looks good in your interior.

6. Philips AVENT Digital Video Baby Monitor

With Philips AVENT Digital Video Baby Monitor you can hear and see your baby at any time. Thanks to the latest technology you get the clear sound and view of your baby when you are cooking or working in another room.  The digital camera rotates up and down, left and right to let you see what's going on in your baby's room and shows it on 2.4-inch color screen of your unit.

The monitor works just as effectively during the day as at night with infrared night vision. The Philips

Avent Digital Video Baby Monitor makes sure you have absolutely private connection and nothing can interfere with your baby monitoring. And those parents, who have hard time making baby go to bed, this baby monitor offers soothing lullabies and warm relaxing nightlight.

7. Levana BABYVIEW20 Interference Free Digital Wireless Video Baby Monitor

The BABYVIEW20 baby monitor by Levana was awarded by iParenting Media Awards and remains one of the best high-quality baby monitors.

It uses digital wireless technology to give you a clear view of your baby and prevent interference from other devices, like WiFi or Bluetooth.

You can move the monitor around the house as it is battery-powered and works 4.5 hours continuously and then can be recharged. You can also switch standby mode that switches on audio and video when a child starts to make noise.

It comes with the night vision that switches on when it becomes dark in the room. And for even better comfort you can use lullabies and soft nightlight.