Owlet is reliable enough to help some parents relax, but it doesn't offer as many features as the price tag might indicate. It won't replace a more conventional baby monitor, either.
A legendary doctor and influential designer teamed up on a $1,200 baby bed.
Some odd design decisions, like the low-res camera and the owl's glowing red eyes, mar an otherwise solid device. Plus, the price seems a little high for the basic features, no matter how reliable they are.
The BabyBit Baby Monitor will send parents critical info about their children, who's watching them, and whether they've been left alone.
The CloudTot sleeper uses a "Pep peg" to make sure all is well with your sleeping child.
For parents of children with known health concerns, the Smart Kid Scale might offer helpful insight. For most parents, though, the information tracking simply can't justify the price.
Despite a couple of weaknesses, Samsung's video monitor is one of the more solid offerings on the market.
Between charging your phone and lighting your path, 4moms' newest device will keep parents going.
Although the Fisher-Price Mobile isn't perfect, it's a feature-rich device with a longer lifespan than most competitors in its category. For the price, it's a solid purchase.
This product isn't a must-buy, especially for its price, but it performs reliably well and will work effectively with many children.
Between two-way audio, air quality monitoring, a full RGB night light, and more, the iBaby Air stands out.
It's a fine basic device if you're just going to use it in the house, without the app. Even then, though, the connection issues would make me wary of relying on it.
The cam of OneLink by First Alert keeps a careful eye on everything, including your baby's breathing.
While the price might be too high for some customers, Nursery Project's Monitor System is a solid product with a creative and unique design.
Every parent should consider buying the SmartConnect Sleeper. It's a device you'll probably use for at least a few hours every day, and one that calmed my baby better than any other I've tested yet. At only $100, it's a steal. The app connection and flexible settings are just an added bonus.
The Summer Infant Monitor is a solid product if you're on a tighter budget, but some missing features mean it won't work in every situation.
Compared to other infant tubs, the 4moms offering is a solid buy for new parents.
Snuza is definitely worth checking out. While it feels a little pricey, it's affordable for the market -- and it features solid basic functionality.