The product we are reviewing today is not only one of the cheapest audio monitors out there but has the right combinations of features that you would admire as a busy parent. The product we are talking about is, VTech DM111 Digital Audio Baby Monitor. In this review, we will talk about its specifications, pros, and shortcomings that would translate into pointers for assisting you to assess this product’s suitability for your needs.
Note that this is an ‘audio-only device, which means you can only hear the sound of the baby and its surroundings. For video, you should check out our detailed articles on the video-supported top picks.
Coming back to VTech DM111, it’s a great baby monitor for a parent who wants to be in touch with their baby now and then. The DM111 Digital Audio Baby Monitor features a digital technology known as a DECT 6.0, which can eliminate background noises and provide a clear transmission. The DM111 also has interference-free communication, which you can rest assured that no one else can connect to your monitor or hear you talk to your baby.
There is also a five-level sound indicator included in the VTech Safe&Sound DM111 Audio Baby Monitor. The LED lights on the parent unit show the level of sound in your baby’s room so you can usually monitor what is happening. 300 meters (1000 feet) outdoors or 50 meters (160 feet) indoors is the operating range of the baby monitor.
Depending on the environmental conditions, and other interferences such as doors, walls, and other obstructions the actual operating range may vary. You can also take advantage of the extended range and clip the parent unit to your belt and with the battery-powered operation. The
VTech DM111 Digital Audio Baby Monitor consists of a transmitter and a receiver. The transmitter is placed in the baby’s nursery room while the receiver stays with you. You will then be able to hear any noises the baby makes via the monitor.
DECT 6.0 Interference Free Communication
The DECT 6.0 digital technology eliminates background noise and provides clear transmission. The only sounds you will hear are your baby’s.
5-Level Led Sound Indicator
The LED lights on the parent unit show the level of sound in your baby’s room so you can usually monitor what is happening.
It comes with a clip on the parent unit that allows you to clip to your belt and take advantage of the extended range and battery-powered operation. Parent unit can be set to beep if the unit between the parent unit and the baby unit is lost, and the rechargeable battery is low
The speaker volume of the parent unit is preset to Level 3 on the parent unit.
- DECT 6.0 digital technology
- Battery life: Up to 20 hours
- 5-level sound indicator
- Range – 300 meters (1000 feet) outdoors or 50 meters (160 feet) indoors
- Has a longer range
- Affordable price
- Clear sound
- Adjustable volume
- Battery life could have been better
- Some complaint about the durability