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September 23, 2021

Could I install a security camera as a baby monitor in Albuquerque?

Could I install a security camera as a baby monitor in Albuquerque?

In the process of assembling your baby’s room, you carefully followed steps to build the crib, painted the space a delicate, lighter hue, and installed a fully-stocked diaper-changing area. Now it's time to decide how you intend to keep an eye on your newborn. You have the option of going with the conventional monitor that gives you the ability to listen in on a separate listening device, or you could go high-tech and use high-definition video, 2-way communication, and instant activation through motion detection.

The higher tech alternative kind of sounds like surveillance systems found in a complete home protection plan, but would you use a security camera as a baby monitor in Albuquerque? 

What features do you need in a baby monitor in Albuquerque?

In years past, a baby monitor was really straightforward. You place a a device with a built-in microphone in close contact to your child’s bed, transmitting sound to a walkie-talkie-looking receiver. Fortunately, baby monitors now provide additional benefits. For instance, today’s monitors now have HD video and two-way talk. You can even hook your monitors to your wireless network so you can wander wherever you want. The top baby monitors in Albuquerque are so sophisticated that they are similar to inside surveillance in both capabilities and cost.

Should you switch baby monitor with an indoor security camera?

Since baby monitors and indoor security cameras share comparable functionality, you will find many people in Albuquerque linking their child’s bedroom to their comprehensive home security package. This approach is beneficial -- especially when using to innovative Vivint systems -- as your baby monitor now has:

Clear video with night vision: Your monitoring device should include 1080p HD resolution, and infrared LED technology for night vision.

2-way communications: You won’t always have to go to the nursery to soothe your baby back to a restful state. Your reassuring words may be the only thing needed to keep bundle of joy sleeping.

Motion activation: Even though you can have your camera function around the clock to watch your baby sleep, your attention may start to lag. But if your video surveillance notices anything unusual, it can be programmed to send a notification on your phone. This is helpful when the baby silently tries to climb out of the crib or if a pet wanders into the nursery.

Video recordings: Many baby monitors don’t record portions of video. You can now transmit a 20-second clip to a relative or family friend to allow them a glimpse of what a peaceful, precious baby you have.

Smartphone access: Instead of having to lug a separate device around, you can view your child from a simple smartphone app. You might even say hello to your tot and babysitter when you go for an evening away.

A security camera baby monitor may be part of your integrated smart home plan

The great part about utilizing a security camera as a baby monitor in Albuquerque is that it will work in unison with your other home automation and security components. As an illustration, if you observe that your baby is having trouble falling asleep, you have the ability to make adjustments to your smart thermostat from mobile security application to increase the room’s comfort. Additionally, when they wake up for a late-night snack, you can increase the brightness of the nursery’s smart lighting to signal you will be there soon. In the event you have two or more kids in unconnected areas, you have the ability to give each one a camera and monitor the images in the same mobile app.

An indoor security camera in Albuquerque is included in your comprehensive home defense plan

Whether you want a home security camera to use as a baby monitor or you just need to upgrade your residential protection, start by calling Secure24 Alarm Systems. A Vivint specialist will carefully explain your options and help you get the ideal security plan for your unique needs. Simply dial (505) 317-6311 or submit the form on this page.