How to Select the Right Baby Monitor Camera

Many home security cameras can be used as a baby monitor.  However, not all will provide features that are important for monitoring a sleeping baby.  We look at features we believe to be important when selecting a baby monitor so that you can build a list of what’s important.  This will help you to select the best home security camera for your baby monitor needs. Event Detection In my opinion, this is the most vital of home security cameras that are required for a baby cam.  Even detection refers to the ability to send an alert based upon something that just happened.  That … Read more

Selecting the Right Location for a Baby Camera

Purchasing the baby camera is the first step.  Selecting the right location for a baby camera then setting it up are the next steps and often the more difficult than the selection and purchase. We covered how to select the right baby cam in a previous article.  Be sure to read that article if you haven’t selected the right baby cam yet.  You can also put some thought to any benefits of a camera specifically marketed as a baby cam versus one that’s geared as a general home security camera.  The advice outlined in this article is applicable to either … Read more

Motorola MBP854CONNECT Baby Monitor and Camera Review

Motorola isn’t one of the names that come to mind when we talk about home security cameras.  Surprisingly, they do have a presence in the baby cam market.  The Motorola MBP854CONNECT Baby Monitor and Camera is good enough to double as a baby cam and home security camera. Motorola makes several models of baby cam.  The Motorola MBP854CONNECT is a middle tier model. Let’s take a look at the features. Software The Motorola MBP854CONNECT is marketed as a baby cam and as such is fairly simple to setup.  An application called Hubble will be used to do the setup.  From what I can … Read more