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September 23, 2021

Can I use a security camera as a baby monitor in Wichita Falls?

Can I use a security camera as a baby monitor in Wichita Falls?

In the process of assembling your child’s first room, you built the crib, painted the space a soothing pastel, and established the ultimate diaper changing station. You’re now ready to figure out the manner in which you're going to keep an eye on your newborn. You might go with the standard baby monitor that gives you the ability to listen in on a separate listening device, or you can step up the tech and get high-def video feeds, two-direction communications, and instant activation through motion detection.

The higher tech alternative may make you think of cameras included in a complete home protection plan, but can you use a security camera as a baby monitor in Wichita Falls? 

What do you want in a baby monitor in Wichita Falls?

In the olden days, a baby monitor was really straightforward. You place a a device with a built-in microphone on a table next to the sleeping area, transmitting sound to a receiver that looks like a walkie talkie. However, baby monitors now provide additional benefits. To illustrate, today’s monitors now offer high-definition video feeds and two-way talk. You may even hook many monitors to your home’s wireless signal so you are able to move around wherever you want. The top baby monitors in Wichita Falls are so advanced that they are similar to inside surveillance in both functionality and expense.

Can you swap out a baby monitor for a home security camera?

Knowing that baby monitors and indoor security cameras incorporate many of the same features, you will find numerous residents in Wichita Falls linking their child’s bedroom to their comprehensive home security package. So it makes sense -- especially when using to Vivint smart home technology -- as your baby monitor will include:

Night vision video: Your surveillance system should have at least 1080p HD resolution, and infrared functionality for night vision.

Two-way talk: Sometimes, you don't need to go inside the bedroom to quiet your newborn back to a restful state. Your calming voice could be all you need to keep your little one asleep.

Sensors and alerts: Even though it’s possible to have your surveillance system function around the clock to carefully watch your newborn, your own alertness could begin to waver. However, when your video surveillance notices unusual activity, then you can get a message to your smartphone. Perfect if your child soundlessly scales out of the crib or if a pet sneaks into the room.

Save and send recordings: The majority of baby monitors do not capture video footage. Now you have the ability to deliver a short segment to friends or family members to show them what a special, sleepy child you have.

Smartphone access: Instead of lugging monitoring equipment with you, you can watch from a simple smartphone app. You can even check in on your tot and babysitter if you’re able to get an evening away.

Your security camera baby monitor can be part of a larger smart home

The great part about utilizing a security camera as a baby monitor in Wichita Falls is that it can link to your corresponding home automation and security products. For instance, if you notice that your baby is particularly restless, you are able to adjust your thermostat from mobile security application to get a more pleasant temperature. Or when they wake up for a late-night snack, you can slowly illuminate the room's smart bulbs to indicate you will be there soon. And if you have at least two small children in different rooms, you have the ability to furnish each one a camera and monitor the video in a single mobile app.

An indoor security camera in Wichita Falls is included in your overall home security system

If you would like a home security camera to use as a baby monitor or just want one for your residential protection, get started by contacting Secure24 Alarm Systems. A Vivint expert will carefully explain your options and work hard to configure the right security system for you. Place a call to (940) 217-5181 or submit the following form.

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