We just got a summer video monitor. It is awesome. We love it. The ability to see the little one really helps us determine whether we need to intervene or not and I would say we intervene a lot less because of it.
We also have a summer infant day and night video monitor.It was a gift from a brother in law and perhaps one of the best baby gifts we recieved. It has an 5 inch screen & infrared camera allowing for a clear picture even in complete darkness.It also has sound but also lights which light up in response to sound meaning you can have the sound turned down low if the humming bothers you but will still notice if sounds are being made.
I agree with crankalicious that it's great to be able to keep an eye on the little ones and when they're really young it means you disturb them much less than if you were to be continually going into check them directly (as is the temptation as a new parent).Some people say having a video feed means you'll be continually distracted but i disagree we found it great to be able to glance over to check on them and be alerted to any noises etc.Obviously you'd check them directly also but it really reduces the tendency to over do this.I'm sure there are other similar and perhaps better monitors as it wasn't top of the range or anything but did exactly what it was meant to do.I'd highly recommend having a baby monitor and would definately go for one that has video and infra-red - ares didn't but you can get ones that come with snazzy little flat screen monitors nowadays (bit more expensive though).
by Nathan Bernardo 5 years ago
Does your monitor have to be compatible with your computer?I need to replace my monitor for my computer soon, it's starting to black out and fizzle. I was wondering if the replacement monitor had to be somehow compatible with the computer and, if so, how do you match them?
by chuey115 8 years ago
How do you connect 3 monitors to one PC?I am looking at getting a new set up and had a few questions? What do people think is the best company to go with in regards to programming and creating websites? Do I need a video card for each monitor I connect or do I only need to video cards for three...
by StricktlyDating 8 years ago
Can I turn my flat-screen monitor into a TV?
by Mara Alexander 3 years ago
Christians If you saw someone being Killed Would You Intervene?Even if it took deadly force on your part to save someone from being killed would you help? Or do you hold the belief of pacifism?
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