Here’s How To Turn Your Phone Into A Baby Video Monitor

Why spend money on a baby video monitor when you can use an old phone?


Maybe you are visiting a friend and your baby needs a nap or your child has fallen asleep in the car and you don’t want to wake them up. Whatever the reason, there will be times when you need eyes on your sleeping child that are not yours and you will find yourself without a baby video monitor. Fortunately, this is not a problem in a world where almost everyone has a smartphone. In fact, in just a few steps, it is easy to turn phones, tablets or laptops into video monitors. Find out how to do it now!

1iOS devices


What you will need: Two iPhones, iPads, or a combination of both. These may be your current devices or old phones that you no longer use.
Preparation time: Two minutes.
How it works: By using FaceTime (this is the easiest method), you will make a video call between you and your sleeping child.