Phil & Summer Infant Baby Touch

Phil & Summer Infant Baby Touch

In a Nutshell
This premium model not only offers live video of your sleepy cherub, it also enables you to pan or tilt the camera via the remote so that junior
stays in view, even after rolling into a corner of the cot.

Features
Like its Samsung rival, the parent unit has a 3.5in screen that can be connected to a TV and the camera will switch to infrared mode in low light. Summer Infant ups the ante, though, by offering a visual sound-meter and allowing you to turn off the video to conserve battery life.   

Practicality
This model outguns the Samsung in most respects; the video feed was clearer and the audio was pretty good, too, only beaten by the BT. It feels better quality, with a metal kick-stand and no aerial protruding from the parent unit. The battery is said to last a decent ten hours.    

Wow Factor
As if a night-vision video feed of your child wasn’t enough, the highly adjustable camera is a huge boon. You will be showing this off for sure.  

Nit-picking
With both video monitors, range was curtailed to around 20m indoors, but the Summer Infant did manage to eke a few metres further by switching to audio only. It doesn’t offer lullabies. 

 

Reviewed by Alex Pell

summer infant 

BEST... ALL ROUNDER 

Phil & Summer Infant Baby Touch
£180, summerinfant.co.uk


RELATED ARTICLES

Related Articles

WIN a Little Swallows Travel Cot from Izziwotnot
Win
WIN a Little Swallows Travel Cot from Izziwotnot
WIN a Little Swallows Travel Cot from Izziwotnot Enter our competition for a...
13 unofficial stages of baby and toddler
Toddlers
13 unofficial stages of baby and toddler
13 unofficial stages of baby and toddler From scaling furniture like a mountain...
Jessica Ennis-Hill
Celebrity mums & dads
Jessica Ennis-Hill "Giving birth was harder than the Olympics"
Jessica Ennis-Hill "Giving birth was harder than the Olympics" The Olympic...
Parenting styles from around the world
Parenting
Parenting styles from around the world
Parenting styles from around the world You may think taking babies out to...

email block

recipe-mango-berry-and-lime-nice-cream-sliceRecipes & Food

Recipe: Mango, berry and lime nice-cream slice

These Mango, berry and lime nice-cream slices may look indulgent but they are bursting with goodness.
recipe-strawberry-custard-tartsRecipes & Food

Recipe: Strawberry custard tarts

A faff-free version of French custard tarts
recipe-fresh-orange-juice-jelly-boatsRecipes & Food

Recipe: Fresh orange juice jelly boats

These taste fabulously fresh - they're pretty too.
start-your-enginesWin

LEGO DUPLO has launched three fantastic fun-filled Disney Pixar Cars 3 sets

Pre-school fans of Disney Pixar Cars 3 can recreate all the fun of the new movie with three exciting and...
win-a-little-swallows-travel-cot-from-izziwotnotWin

WIN a Little Swallows Travel Cot from Izziwotnot

Enter our competition for a chance to win a luxury travel cot worth £89!
win-free-tickets-to-this-morning-live-and-see-our-editor-scarlett-on-stage-with-holly-willoughbyWin

Win free tickets to This Morning Live and see our Editor Scarlett on stage with Holly Willoughby

See Gurgle Editor Scarlett Brady on stage with Holly Willoughby, Dr Rang and Editor of Netmums Annie O Leary to...