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Best Baby Monitor

This Baby Monitor Has Over 15,000 5-Star Reviews on Amazon — and I Agree

Best Baby Monitor

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When my husband and I started thinking about the must-have items we needed to buy before we had our baby, we bucketed them into two categories: critical items with a safety tie-in and things that we were comfortable getting as hand-me-downs, like onesies and toys. Aside from the crib, a big-ticket item we spent a significant amount of time researching was the baby monitor.

We wanted something that would be reliable and run without WiFi — we didn't see the need of storing the footage and valued the digital privacy. After chatting with friends about the Infant Optics DXR-8 Video Baby Monitor ($166, originally $230) and seeing that it had over 15,000 five-star reviews on Amazon, we bought it. I've been using it daily for five months now and I can honestly say it does the job! Here's why it ranks so high in my book.

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