The best baby and parenting tech products of 2024

In a world where technology continues to shape every aspect of our lives, it's no surprise that the realm of parenting has seen a significant transformation. As we navigate the complexities of raising infants, innovative baby technology emerges as a valuable ally, offering solutions to common challenges and enhancing the caregiving experience. From smart nursery devices to wearable monitors and AI-powered assistants, the landscape of baby tech is ever-evolving. Let’s take a look at our 6 favourite cutting-edge baby tech products of 2024 that are revolutionising the way parents care for their little ones and fostering healthier, happier families.

CuboAi Smart Monitor

The CuboAi Smart Baby Monitor, priced at £289, stands out in the baby monitor market for its premium features. Despite the cost, its smart technology surpasses cheaper alternatives. It prioritises your child's well-being by monitoring room temperature and humidity, playing lullabies, and offering sleep analysis. This eliminates the need for frequent check-ins. Going beyond standard monitoring, it provides thorough sleep analysis, clear visuals, and a talk-back function for remote reassurance. Additionally, it saves videos, captures precious moments, and offers multiple positioning options. CuboAi Monitor is a comprehensive solution, offering peace of mind and convenience for parents. Yes, it has the word Ai in it’s name, so it instantly feels higher-tech, but it really is. 

Snoo Smart Sleeper

Snoo Smart Sleeper rental Baboodle

Whether you are a first time expecting parent, or a seasoned pro, you have probably heard of the Snoo Smart Sleeper and it’s high-tech sleep supporting credentials. Of all of Baboodle’s rental products, we receive by far the most enquiries about the Snoo, with parents wanting to know whether it will actually work for them. Take a look at our article on whether the Snoo will work for you to find out. Just in case you are not familiar with the Snoo, the Snoo Smart Sleeper is a revolutionary bassinet that utilises responsive technology to soothe infants to sleep. It mimics the sensations of the womb by providing gentle rocking motions and white noise, promoting longer and more restful sleep for babies. Equipped with advanced sensors, it detects when a baby is awake or fussing and adjusts its motion and sound levels accordingly. The Snoo helps infants self-soothe, reducing the need for parental intervention during the night. It provides a safe and secure sleeping environment, contributing to improved sleep patterns and overall well-being for both babies and parents.

Want to give it a go? The Snoo is available to rent from Baboodle from just £87 per month (Vs £1500 to buy).


Owlet Smart Sock 3

Owlet Sleep Sock rental from Baboodle

This innovative wearable monitor tracks an infant's heart rate and oxygen levels during sleep, sending real-time alerts to a smartphone if any abnormalities are detected. Its comfortable and secure design ensures minimal disruption to the baby's sleep while offering invaluable insights into their health and well-being. With the Owlet Smart Sock 3, parents can confidently monitor their baby's vital signs, allowing for early intervention if necessary and promoting a safer sleeping environment. This advanced technology redefines infant monitoring, empowering parents with crucial information and enhancing overall caregiving experiences. The Owlet is also available to rent from Baboodle, and is rented for an average of 3 months.

Want to give it a go? The Owlet Smart Sock is available to rent from Baboodle from just £32 per month (Vs £340 to buy).

Rockit Pram Rocker

The Rockit Stroller Rocker attaches easily to any pram or stroller, transforming them into self-rocking systems with a gentle yet effective motion. Whether it's soothing a restless baby to sleep or calming them during walks, the Rockit provides a hands-free solution that allows parents to focus on other tasks or simply enjoy a moment of peace. Its adjustable speed settings cater to individual preferences, ensuring optimal comfort for infants while accommodating varying terrain. Lightweight and easy to install, the Rockit offers versatility and practicality for busy parents navigating daily life. With its ability to mimic the comforting motion of being rocked, the Rockit Pram Rocker and Rockit Stroller Rocker have become must-have accessories, providing much-needed relief for both babies and caregivers alike.

Shnuggle Night Light

The Shnuggle Night Light is a versatile and practical solution for parents seeking a gentle and soothing bedtime environment for their little ones. Designed with simplicity and functionality in mind, this night light features soft, ambient lighting that creates a calming atmosphere conducive to sleep. Its portable and cordless design allows for easy placement anywhere in the nursery, providing flexibility and convenience for parents. The Shnuggle Night Light offers multiple brightness levels, enabling parents to adjust the intensity according to their child's preferences or sleep environment needs. Additionally, it boasts a timer function, allowing for automatic shut-off after a set duration to conserve battery life and promote a restful sleep routine. With its sleek and modern design, the Shnuggle Night Light seamlessly integrates into any nursery decor, adding a touch of style while providing essential illumination during nighttime feeds or diaper changes. Overall, the Shnuggle Night Light is a practical and reliable companion for parents seeking to create a peaceful and comforting sleep environment for their little ones.

Fruugo Lactation Massager

Crafted with ergonomic precision, the Fruugo Lactation Massager features gentle yet effective vibrations that help to stimulate milk flow, alleviate discomfort, and prevent clogged ducts. Its compact and portable design makes it easy to use at home or on the go, providing convenience for busy mothers. The Fruugo Lactation Massager offers multiple massage modes and intensity levels, allowing mums to customise their experience for optimal comfort and effectiveness. Its waterproof construction ensures easy cleaning and maintenance, promoting hygiene and safety for both mother and baby. With its intuitive design and practical functionality, the Fruugo Lactation Massager empowers breastfeeding mothers with a valuable tool to enhance milk expression and breastfeeding success. Whether used as part of a regular breastfeeding routine or to address specific lactation challenges, this massager is a supportive companion for mothers seeking a comfortable and fulfilling breastfeeding experience.