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    Summer infant releases new baby video monitors; expands upon monitor features and functions

    Summer Infant®, the leading brand of baby video monitors, introduces upgraded versions of its award-winning Baby Touch® Digital Color Video Monitor with the Baby Touch® 2 and Baby Touch® Boost. The latest additions to the Baby Touch line maintain a wide range of fan favorite features including the unique talk-back option that allows caregivers to speak to baby via a handheld monitor, but also incorporate a host of advanced capabilities. Features on the new models include a higher-definition screen, an updated interface, multi-level zoom, and temperature gauge. The Baby Touch 2 version also includes automatic motion-tracking so parents and caregivers can track baby’s movements throughout the crib or room. “Summer Infant is recognized for offering the highest standard in baby video monitors, and continue to look for innovative advancements to make parents’ monitoring of baby more convenient,” said Jason Macari, President and CEO, Summer Infant. “Our Baby Touch video monitor is so widely utilized because of its safety aspects and helpful features, so we are excited to develop updated models with even more offerings.”
     
    Baby Touch® 2
    Baby Touch 2 is a modern touch-screen baby monitor that allows caregivers to watch baby’s movements, hear her sounds, and monitor the nursery environment from anywhere in the home. This innovative monitor also has motion tracking that automatically follows baby’s movements in the crib.
     
    The on-screen menu controls the monitor’s pan and zoom, shows the temperature of baby’s room, and allows for caregivers to control the camera nightlight. The unique talk-back option gives parents the ability to speak to baby via a handheld monitor and be heard through the camera in baby’s nursery. Expandable up to four cameras for parents looking to monitor multiple children or rooms, the Baby Touch 2 truly grows with the family,.
     
    Baby Touch® Boost
    Baby Touch Boost is another technologically-advanced video baby monitor.  It includes a talk-back option, pan and zoom function, and temperature gauge all controlled from a convenient, centralized touch-screen handheld monitor. Expandable to up to four cameras, Baby Touch Boost can grow with a family’s needs.
     
    Baby Touch 2 Digital Color Video Monitor is available exclusively at Babies “R” Us. Suggested retail price for the system is $249.99. The Baby Touch Boost Digital Color Video Monitor is available at Target, Buy Buy Baby and various specialty retailers, for the suggested price of $239.99.
     
    For more information about Summer Infant monitors, visit us online at www.summerinfant.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/SummerInfant, and on Twitter at @summerinfant.
     
     
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    About Summer Infant, Inc.
    Based in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, United States, the Company is a designer, marketer and distributor of branded durable juvenile health, safety and wellness products (for ages 0-3 years), which are sold principally to large U.S. retailers under the Summer Infant and Born Free brand names. The Company currently sells proprietary products in a number of different categories, including feeding, nursery audio/video monitors, safety gates, durable bath products, bed rails, infant thermometers and related nursery, health and safety products, booster and potty seats, bedding, travel accessories, sleep positioners, SwaddleMe® and wearable blankets, nursery furniture, and baby gear including, highchairs, bouncers, playards and swings.