Best home security cameras for Baby Monitoring. We all have been through a time when we had to take care of a baby. It is fun, but also, babies need attention. If you have a baby in your home but have chores to do, or you are usually away from home, you will need something to keep an eye on your baby and your home. So, here is a list we made of the best home surveillance camera systems on Amazon for baby monitoring. You will not have to overthink about your baby while you have chores in other rooms since you have something to get real-time images and sound. You will not be able to watch the screen all the time, which is why such a camera can send you frequent updates and alerts like movements, baby crying, etc.
But before we start, below are the points you should consider before buying a best home security cameras for Baby Monitoring:
- Do you have smart speakers/automated home systems?
Having a home security camera is even better if you have smart speaker systems like Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, or Apple HomeKit set up in your home. However, we would like to state that most of the smart security cameras in the market either have some trouble integrating with Apple’s HomeKit or they are not compatible with it.
- Are you okay with monthly/ yearly subscriptions?
Most of these require subscriptions for premium features. Otherwise, they are very limited to use. Features like two-way talking and cloud storage will require a subscription.
Our top picks of Best home security cameras for Baby Monitoring
Reolink E1 Pro is a compact and easy-to-set-up security system. It is a plug-in home security system with 5 GHz support and a two-way talk system. The Reolink E1 Pro is one of the few security systems with dual-band support.
Considering all its aspects, the Reolink E1 pro is an ideal home security system for baby monitoring or pet watching.
Its support rotates 355° horizontally and 50° vertically. It has infrared red with a detection range of up to 40ft. E1 Pro delivers the whole coverage of your room in stunning clarity and vividness.
Reolink E1 pro has a field of view of about 90 degrees which is narrow compared to cameras of the same type. However, having the tilt and pan features did not disappoint us. The product comes with 2 years of warranty. Supported applications are compatible with Windows, macOS, iOS, and Android.
|Model no||E1 Pro-US|
|Dimensions||2.99 x 2.99 x 4.17 inches|
Reolink Argus PT is another compact, mountable home surveillance camera. It is 100 percent-wire free as it is powered by a rechargeable battery or solar panel, which is sold separately.
Once set up, which is not hard, Reolink Argus PT will keep an eye on your room with its 105-degree field of view and great IR capability. Reach every part of your room with its 355° horizontally and 140° vertically panning and tilting capability.
Reolink Argus PT features a 4MP camera that captures images in 2k resolution. The infrared is good and has a PIR Motion Sensor to get alerts of only what matters. It also features 2-way audio, a customizable siren, and compatibility with Alexa and Google Assistant.
|Model no||Argus PT|
|Dimensions||8.65 x 6.25 x 4.91 inches|
HelloBaby HB65 is a battery-powered, fully wireless baby monitoring camera. The camera comes with a remote screen. It uses 2.4 GHz wireless technology. If you do not have WiFi or WiFi is not reachable in certain rooms, HelloBaby HB65 will be a good choice for you.
HelloBaby is ideal for monitoring infants to 2 years old babies while you are in the kitchen or garden. For range, it can keep connectivity between 4 walls maximum and around 800ft on an open field. We could not get an idea of video resolution. Seemed like it loses quality with distance. Despite that, video quality is more than acceptable for such a camera.
The battery lasts for 12 hours and even more with its power-saving mode enabled. The remote unit features easy controls with a 3.2” screen. The video quality is good, sound quality is awesome. Other features include Invisible IR night vision, two-way talk, remote temperature display, 355°-120° pan-tilt, and alarm function. You can also play lullabies remotely.
|Dimensions||6.61 x 5.39 x 4.09 inches|
Kami by YI Baby Monitor is a cute-looking home surveillance camera specially designed for a home with babies. It features 1080p video resolution, smart IR and other sensors, night light, and two-way audio.
KamiBaby is packed with smart sensors and adaptive AI that allows you to not only keep an eye on your little one, but also check on the room conditions (with its smart temperature and humidity sensors), receive a sleep summary, and more.
KamiBaby can automatically capture high-quality pictures of your baby and create a highlight reel of your baby’s day with Smart Summary. You can control up to 4 cameras with the Kami app on your smartphone
|Dimensions||2.78 x 2.78 x 6.9 inches|
The Blueram Dome Lite 2K features crystal clear 2k recording and streaming with great pan, tilt, and zoom capability. It has an almost 360° pan and 4x digital zoom capability. You will be able to reach every corner of your room with Blueram Dome PTZ.
Blueram Dome does not have an inbuilt battery, you will have to set it up to an outlet. Other features include AI motion detection, two-way audio, and a great IR with a range of 27 feet.
Considering its pan-tilt-zooming ability, it stands as one of the best home security cameras for pet watching and baby monitoring
|Manufacturer||Hangzhou Vision Insight Technology Co., Ltd.|
|Dimensions||3.27 x 3.27 x 4.33 inches|
The YI 1080p is a lightweight, convenient and well-priced home surveillance camera system with astonishingly clear picture and sound quality. With such an affordable price, picture quality, and live feed without an SD card or subs, it is recommended to buy more of these to have full monitoring of your house.
The YI 1080p is packed with rich and unbeatable features with a 1-year warranty that provides clear and bright footage, even in extremely low light conditions. You can also disable the infrared light emitters and LED indicators, to not disturb your toddler or baby.
It also has baby crying detection, which sends you a short video whenever your baby makes a sound via the Yi app on your phone.
|Dimensions||3.15 x 1.26 x 4.49 inches|
Here is another dome-shaped home surveillance camera. The Geeni Sentinel Indoor camera has 1080p image resolution, smart motion alerts, 2-way audio, access to more than one camera as well as sharing of access of camera to your family members, night vision with a range of 20 feet, cute body, and other unbeatable features.
Although the field of view it provides is comparatively narrower than other cameras of the same kind, it did not disappoint us as it also has that great pan-tilt-zoom feature.
Despite that, objects look nearer and bigger on-screen with such FOV, which is a plus point if you are buying a camera for baby monitoring.
|Dimensions||7.08 x 4.13 x 7.87 inches|
Conclusion- Best home security cameras for Baby Monitoring
So this was our list of best home security cameras for baby monitoring. As you could see, some of these cameras can do more than just baby monitoring. You can use them with other intensions like pet monitoring and indoor security