Which baby monitor brand to buy in 2020
Our tough tests compare and identify the best baby monitors for picture and sound quality, battery life and practical features. We also ask parents how happy they are with their baby monitor brand.
This is so we can get a complete picture of how well a baby monitor works when new and how it fares over time. Some baby monitor batteries degrade quicker than others, or a fault can develop with signal range.
Best vs worst baby monitor brands compared
As you can see, there’s a big difference between the best and worst baby monitors in our tests, and varying feedback from parents who own baby monitors from these brands.
Common baby monitor problems
Baby monitor brands rated
We asked 1,625 parents to tell us which brand of baby monitor they owned, and how satisfied they are with that brand. We also asked them whether they would recommend the chosen brand to a friend. From these responses we've compiled an overall customer score.
As well as the overall customer score, we've ranked these baby monitor brands by our own average test score so you can compare easily in the table below.
Baby monitor brands leaderboard
|Brand||Number tested||Average test score||Customer score|
Baby monitor brands in-depth
Choose a baby monitor brand from the list below to find out more detail about its performance in our survey.
Head to our baby monitor reviews
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How we help you to choose the best baby monitor
When you're choosing a baby monitor, you want a brand and a model you can trust. But there are also a number of other key things to consider.
With stories appearing in the news of baby monitors being hacked, you also want to make sure you're being savvy on baby monitor safety and security.