The 50 Best Smart Nursery Products and Baby Monitors

by Caitlin McCormack | Last Updated Feb. 12th, 2016

Your little bundle of joy is precious to you – and making sure they’re safe and secure is of utmost importance. Now, thanks to advances in technology, parents can keep an eye on their little ones from wherever they are.

Gone are the days of the basic audio video monitor, parents can now keep track of their babies with smart clothes, video monitors with two-way audio and more.

In no particular order, here are 50 of the best smart nursery products and baby monitors to help you keep an eye on  your little one.

1. Mimo Smart Baby Monitor


The Mimo Smart Baby Monitor is just one of the next generation smart nursery products available on the market today. Suitable for children from birth to 18 months, Mimo lets parents monitor real-time data about their baby’s breathing, sleep activity, body position, and even skin temperature via their smartphone or tablet.

Key features:

  • Real-time audio feed lets you listen in on baby
  • Machine washable onesies
  • Compatible with iOS and Android
  • Made in the USA

Cost: *Est. $199.99

2. MonBaby Breathing & Movement Smart Baby Monitor

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The MonBaby smart baby monitoring system is a button-like sensor that attaches to your baby’s clothing and tracks breathing rate, movement level and sleep position, while sending this data directly to your smartphone.

Key features:

  • Compatible with iOS and Android
  • Alerts let you know when there’s a problem
  • Battery lasts up to two months

Cost: *Est. $119

3. Mother and 4 Motion Cookies Versatile Sensors

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No one knows the importance of staying connected with your family more than moms, and this kit lets you do just that – and more. Keep track of the comings and goings in your child’s nursery. Sensors can alert you to break-ins, serve as medication or activity reminders, and let you know when someone enters your child’s room.

Key features:

  • Keep track of who’s in your nursery with Cookies
  • Batteries last up to one year
  • Compatible with Windows, iOS and Android devices

Cost: *Est. $299

4. Dropcam Pro WiFi Wireless Video Monitoring Camera

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Who hasn’t wondered what their little one is up to when they aren’t in the room? Sneak a peek with this WiFi-enabled device and never wonder again!

Key features:

  • Complete setup in under a minute
  • Night vision, zoom and 130 degree diagonal field of view ensure nothing escapes your sight
  • Secure offsite recording (additional cost) allows you to review and edit footage up to a month old

Cost: *Est. $199

5. Sproutling Baby Monitor


The Sproutling monitoring system is a wearable band that is worn on your little one’s ankle that monitors everything from temperature and heart rate to motion and positioning. You won’t have to wonder if your little one is sleeping peacefully – you’ll know.

Key features:

  • Three sizes of band grow with your child
  • Wireless charging
  • Significant changes prompt an alert

Cost: *Est. $249

6. Belkin NetCam HD Wireless IP Camera

Get peace of mind your new addition is safe and secure no matter where you are in the world. See and hear what’s happening in babe’s nursery, even when you’re not around thanks to a live video monitoring feed.

Key features:

  • HD-quality video and crisp digital audio
  • Easy setup, connects to your home’s WiFi network
  • Email notifications are sent when movement is detected

Cost: *Est. $87.99

7. Owlet Baby Care

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The Owlet is a sock-like device that is compatible with iOS devices, but also works as a stand-alone monitoring system – meaning you can leave it in the hands of grandma (or the babysitter).

Key features:

  • Monitor heart rate and oxygen levels
  • Alarm alerts you when there’s a problem
  • Fits 0-12 months

Cost: $250

8. Snuza Hero Baby Movement Monitor

This easy-to-use baby movement monitor attaches to your little one’s diaper and contains no wires or cords for baby to get tangled up in.

Key features:

  • Movement rate indicator
  • Increasing alarm levels alert you to potential problems
  • Compatible for multiples or co-sleeping families

Cost: *Est. $99.99

9. Belkin WeMo Light Switch

You don’t have to come home into a dark nursery anymore. Manage your child’s room’s lights from anywhere in the world via your Internet-connected mobile device. Save energy by setting timers or turning on just before you need to enter the room, based on your family’s routine.

Key features:

  • Turn lights on and off, and easily set timers from anywhere via WiFi connection and WeMo app
  • Modular system lets you quickly and easily add multiple units
  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices

Cost: *Est. $44

10. Safe To Sleep Sleep and Breathing Baby Monitor

Keep track of your sleeping newborn’s breathing rates and be alerted to any potential problems with the Safe to Sleep monitoring system, which has been shown to be as effective as hospital-grade monitors.

Key features:

  • SleepLog lets you keep track of your little one’s resting patterns
  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices
  • Battery-operated, wireless unit is waterproof and anti-microbial

Cost: *Est. $249.99

11. Angelcare Movement and Sound Monitor for Smart Phone

This smart monitor lets you watch your little one from no matter where you are in the world thanks to its adjustable infrared day- and night-vision camera. You’ll always have peace of mind.

Key features:

  • Compatible with iOS and Android
  • 2-way audio features lets you talk to your baby
  • USB- or battery-powered

Cost: *Est. $259

12. D-Link WiFi Day/Night HD Baby Camera

Making sure your little ones are safe is top of mind for parents, and this baby camera lets you check in on your wee one whether you’re in the next room or on the other side of the globe. Interchangeable pink and blue accent rings allow you to customize for your child.

Key features:

  • Compatible with Android and iOS devices
  • Motion and sound alerts let you keep track of your most precious family member
  • Remote lullabies and two-way communication let you comfort your baby anywhere you are

Cost: *Est. $179.99

13. Motorola MBP26 Video Monitor

This wireless video monitor from Motorola can be combined for a total of four cameras linked with the parental unit – so you’ve always got an eye on what’s happening in your baby’s room.

Key features:

  • Range of up to 520 feet
  • Infrared night vision mode
  • Full color LCD screen

Cost: $89.99

14. Ankuoo NEO Wi-Fi Smart Switch

Take control your nursery’s electronics no matter where you are as long as you have a wireless or cellular signal. You can control multiple switches from the same app, no subscription necessary.

Key features:

  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices
  • Available in three colors to match your personal style
  • Set up timers to save energy and keep your child secure

Cost: *Est. $44.99

15. Wimoto CLI001 Climate Control Sensor

Keep up to date with the temperature, humidity and light levels in your child’s room, right from your mobile device, even without an Internet connection.

Key features:

  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices
  • Battery lasts up to 3 years
  • Range of up to 100 feet

Cost: *Est. $49

16. Motorola Blink1 Wi-Fi Video Camera

This WiFi video camera features a live audio and video feed so you can keep an eye on your little one via your iOS or Android device. Two-way audio ensures you’re always connected, no matter where you are.

Key features:

  • Infrared night-vision mode, pan, zoom, tilt
  • Easy setup lets you connect up to four cameras
  • Available in three color options to suit your personal style

Cost: *Est. 109.99

17. Belkin WeMo  LED Light Bulb

This smart bulb lets you turn the light on and off in your child’s room (or dim it for one of those late-night feeding sessions) via your smart phone device. You can even create schedules that work with your baby’s routine.

Key features:

  • Connects into your other WeMo products
  • Bulb should last about 23 years
  • Easy to install

Cost: *Est. $29.99

18. Withings Smart Baby Monitor, White

This smart monitor lets parents watch over their little ones in high-definition from their smart phone or tablet from anywhere in the world thanks to an unlimited range.

Key features:

  • Tracks noise, temperature and movements
  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices
  • Easily connects via Wi-Fi, Ethernet, or Bluetooth

Cost: *Est. $199.99

19. Beddit Sleep Tracker and Wellness Coach

This device helps your little one get the most from their sleep as they get bigger by monitoring heart rate, snoring and movements while they sleep. Who doesn’t want information to help get a better night’s rest?

Key features:

  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices
  • No annoying sensors to wear while you sleep
  • Daily tips help you get the best rest possible

Cost: *Est. $149

20. SmartSense Presence Sensor

Get alerted when someone approaches or leaves your baby’s nursery area via text message or push notification.

Key features:

  • Range of up to 50 feet
  • Compatible with SmartThings hub
  • Can also be used as a key finder

Cost: *Est. $31

21. Peek-a-view Wireless Baby Monitor Camera

This wireless baby monitor camera features two-way audio, night vision mode, and wide viewing angle so you always have peace of mind.

Key features:

  • Built-in microphone
  • Remote monitoring via your mobile device or online
  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices

Cost: *Est. $54.99

22. Withings Smart Kid Scale, Wireless

Keep track of your little one’s growth at home with this digital, wireless scale. This scale grows with your child and converts for use with toddlers once they’ve outgrown the infant setup.

Key features:

  • Track your child’s growth chart via the Withings app
  • Readings sync automatically via WiFi or Bluetooth
  • Four weight sensors are accurate to within 0.4 ounces

Cost: *Est. $179.95

23. TRENDnet WiFi HD Baby Cam with Night Vision

This HD camera comes complete with WiFi connectivity and night vision mode, so you can sneak a peek of your little one no matter what the time or where you are.

Key features:

  • Pre-installed lullabies help soothe your baby
  • Up and running in minutes with easy setup
  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices

Cost: *Est. $139.99

24. Summer Infant Connect Plus Internet Monitor System

This hand-held portable monitor comes with a free app that lets you keep an eye on baby no matter where life takes you.

Key features:

  • Range of up to 400 feet
  • Compatible with iOS, Android and BlackBerry
  • Super simple setup

Cost: *Est. $169.26


Keep an eye on your little one no matter where you are with this wireless video monitor. Live feed can be accessed via your iOS or Android device and free iBaby app.

Key features:

  • Two-way audio lets you soothe your baby
  • Instantly take and share photos
  • Easy, one-step installation

Cost: *Est. $169.95

26. Samsung SmartCam HD Pro 1080p Full-HD WiFi Camera

This camera offers easy plug-and-play installation and seamlessly connects into your home network so you can sneak a peek at what’s happening in your child’s room from wherever you are.

Key features:

  • Stream up to 10 cameras at once
  • 1080p full HD video quality
  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices

Cost: *Est. $189

27. Belkin WeMo Switch and Motion Detector

Automate and control your nursery’s electronics right from your mobile device with this switch and motion detector set. Set electronics (like that soothing noise machine) on a schedule or program or have your lights turn on and off when you enter or their room.

Key features:

  • Motion control sensor means you’ll never walk into a dark room
  • Android and iOS compatible
  • Add on as many switches as your nursery needs

Cost: *Est. $73.99

28. Withings Aura Smart Sleep System

Great for parents and their newborns alike, this smart sleep system helps improve transitions to and from sleep thanks to a mix of sounds and light systems that are specially designed to work with your body’s natural rhythms.

Key features:

  • Compatible with iOS
  • Adapts to your sleep patterns
  • Connects via WiFi or Bluetooth

Cost: *Est. $299.95

29. Foscam Wireless/Wired Pan And Tilt IP Camera 2 Pack

This camera set is easy to install and can be installed hard wired or wirelessly. Night vision mode and high-quality images let you keep an eye on your child no matter what time of day.

Key features:

  • 300 degree pan, 200 degree tilt
  • Two-way audio enabled
  • Clear image up to 8 meters away in complete darkness

Cost: *Est. $128.98


Get peace of mind knowing your child is safe and secure with this wireless baby monitor and nanny cam that’s compatible with iOS and Android devices, and whose feed you can even access from your computer.

Key features:

  • True color video in day and low-light modes
  • Record up to 32G with a MicroSD card (not included)
  • Expand to have up to four cameras running simultaneously

Cost: *Est. 229.99


With day and night vision modes, you’ll always be able to keep an eye on your little one, and it’s compatible with iOS and Android devices – so you can take your video feed with you no matter where life takes you.

Key features:

  • Free app lets you view feed remotely
  • Easy out-of-the-box setup
  • Motion and sound detection, temperature monitoring

Cost: *Est. $75.24

32. iSmart Wifi Baby Monitor Camera

With easy, plug-and-play setup, this baby monitor camera can help you care for your little one in no time at all and features secure WiFi technology.

Key features:

  • Live view and recorded video playback
  • iOS and Android compatible
  • Two-way audio with built-in speaker and microphone

Cost: *Est. $74.89


This smart video baby monitor features a 360-degree viewing field so that nothing escapes your sight. Motion and sound detection alerts you once baby has reached your preset level for monitoring and notifications.

Key features:

  • Integrated music player
  • Compatible with iOS and Android
  • HD-quality video in day or night

Cost: *Est. $199.95

34. BabyPing Wi-Fi Baby Video Monitor

This smart monitor connects quickly and easy to your home’s WiFi network and lets you watch over your little one via your iOS device.

Key features:

  • Customizable alerts
  • Share access with family members or caregivers
  • ‘Invisible’ night vision won’t keep baby up at night

Cost: *Est. $149

35. Summer Infant Baby Zoom Wi-Fi Video Monitor and Internet Viewing System

This high-tech baby monitor features a handheld monitoring unit and offers a free app so you can take your feed on the go. A password-protected feed can let caregivers and grandparents watch out for your little one as well.

Key features:

  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices
  • 10 hours battery life
  • Night vision, temperature monitoring

Cost: *Est. 205.80

36. LorexBaby LBN511 Little Link HD WI-FI Video Baby Monitor

This WiFi-enabled video monitor features HD-quality video and a main unit that can easily be detached from the base so you can take your monitoring needs with you anywhere.

Key features:

  • Rechargeable battery holds up to 3-hours of power
  • Record video directly to your smart phone
  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices

Cost: *Est. $64.99

37. Medisana 52346 Smart Baby Monitor

This German-made baby monitor offers parents an audio and video monitoring solution that’s compatible with iOS devices as well as computers. Quick and easy setup means you’ll be up and running in no time.

Key features:

  • Built-in camera lets you snap photos
  • Infrared night-video mode
  • Comes with electrical plug adaptor for use in the USA

Cost: *Est. $199.90

38. D-Link Wi-Fi Day/Night HD Baby Camera with Remote Monitoring (DCS-825L)

This smart baby monitor from D-Link boasts 720p HD video quality complete with day and night vision modes. Two way audio allows parents to comfort their little one whether at home or on the road.

Key features:

  • Instant push notifications
  • Temperature sensors and alerts
  • Monitor via samrt phone, tablet or computer

Cost: *Est. $118.14

39. VideoSecu IP Wireless Video Baby Monitor Security Camera

Make sure your little one is safe and sound with this peer-to-peer-based monitoring camera. The highly secure connection does not require any tech skills to connect.

Key features:

  • Easy to set up
  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices

Cost: *Est. $59.99


Available in single camera or multiple camera bundles, this smart baby monitor allows you to pan, tilt, zoom and even use motion detection to make sure your little one is safe. Snap and share technology lets you take and send photos to loved ones.

Key features:

  • Two-way audio lets you comfort baby from another room
  • Built-in nightlight
  • Soothing melodies help your child fall and stay asleep

Cost: *Est. $131.95


This smart baby monitor automatically connects to your home’s network to have you up and running (and monitoring) your little one in no time at all. Two-way audio lets you comfort bay from near or afar.

Key features:

  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices
  • Split-screen lets you view multiple cameras
  • Secure login lets you share video with caregivers

Cost: *Est. $283.99

42. Philips InSight Wireless HD Baby Monitor

This WiFi-enabled baby monitor camera can be placed anywhere in your home to help you keep an eye on your little one while giving you peace of mind. Night vision mode allows parents to clearly see even when it’s dark.

Key features:

  • Compatible with iOS devices
  • Built-in temperature and humidity sensors
  • Automatic alerts let you know if noise or motion is detected in baby’s room

Cost: *Est. $108.12

43. Jakks Pacific Baby Watch Wristwatch Baby Monitor System

This complete child monitoring system comes with camera, monitoring stand, and belt, necklace and watch clips – so you can watch over your little one in any way you choose.

Key features:

  • Add multiple cameras
  • Water-resistant monitor
  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices

Cost: *Est. $399.90

44. Belkin Baby Monitor

Featuring the same great quality Belkin products are known for, this unit turns your iOS device into a digital baby monitor and is compatible with the WeMo app.

Key features:

  • No need for an extra monitoring unit
  • Unlimited range
  • Compatible with multiple devices at the same time

Cost: *Est. $35

45. ImogenStudio Video Security Accessory for Smartphones

It’s hard to beat the price on this child monitoring camera that’s compatible with both iOS and Android devices and does not require a computer to set up. Day and night vision modes ensure nothing escapes your sight.

Key features:

  • Upgrade to record live feed
  • Set up in minutes
  • Optional cloud-based storage

Cost: *Est. $39.99

46. Kumki Bluetooth Elephant

This soft plush pairs with your smart phone, tablet or any Bluetooth-enabled device to become a connected lovely to help soothe your little one. Record and play back music, stories or other comforts for your child.

Key features:

  • Lithium ion battery is rechargeable via USB connection
  • Choose from elephant or monkey plush
  • Can even be used as a hands-free phone

Cost: *Est. $35.01

47. LOFTEK® Digital Video Baby Monitor

This wireless digital baby monitor and camera connects quickly and easily with your iOS, BlackBerry or Android device. Take picture snapshots and record locally so you always have an eye on your little one.

Key features:

  • Wired or wireless connection
  • Incredibly secure
  • High-definition quality video

Cost: *Est. $43.99

48. Digital Video Baby Monitor C101 Sitting

This economically-priced wireless ID camera allows parents to view their baby via their iOS or Android device from wherever they are in the world.

Key features:

  • HD-quality video
  • Audio feed
  • Easy to install and set up

Cost: *Est. $33.49


This WiFi-enabled camera features two-way audio, night vision mode and remote monitoring from your smart phone, so you can always have peace of mind your little one is safe and sound.

Key features:

  • Motion detection can send alerts
  • Monitor via smart phone or Internet
  • Comes with antenna and mounting bracket

Cost: *Est. $57.34

50. Elife Sunflower Design Wireless WiFi Camera Baby Monitor

This smart camera offers parents a fun and whimsical way to keep an eye on their little one. Simple plug-and-play setup and support for an optional memory card make this camera a top pick.

Key features:

  • Compatible with iOS, Android and other smart devices
  • Infrared night vision mode
  • Built-in microphone

Cost: *Est. $38.49

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