Last Updated on November 21, 2022
If you’re a parent of a young infant, you know how important it is to keep tabs on your little one’s health and wellbeing day and night. The Owlet Smart Sock 2 is a wearable device that monitors your baby’s heart rate and oxygen levels while they sleep, giving parents some much-needed peace of mind. But what if you don’t want to use the camera feature?
Can you still use the Owlet sock without the camera?
- Download the Owlet app and create an account
- Plug in the base station and turn it on
- Place the sock on your baby’s foot and secure it with the Velcro strap
- Wait for the green light on the base station to turn on, indicating a good connection
- If you’re not using the camera, you can now close the Owlet app and monitor your baby’s sleep through the night without needing to keep your phone near them
Can You Use the Owlet Sock Without the Camera
Owlet is a baby monitor that uses pulse oximetry to track your baby’s heart rate and oxygen levels. The Owlet Smart Sock 2 is the second generation of the product and includes a camera that livestreams video and audio to the app on your phone. You can use the sock without the camera, but you will not be able to see or hear your baby.
How Does the Owlet Sock Work
Assuming you are referring to the Owlet Smart Sock, it is a baby monitor that uses pulse oximetry to track your baby’s heart rate and oxygen levels. The sock itself is made up of two parts: a base station and the actual sock.
The base station is where you plug in the power cord and also where all of the data from the sock gets sent and displayed.
The base station will show you your baby’s current heart rate and oxygen levels, as well as their historical data. You can also set alarms on the base station so that if your baby’s heart rate or oxygen levels drop below a certain threshold, you will be alerted. The sock itself is designed to be comfortable for your baby to wear.
It has sensors in it that measure your baby’s heart rate and oxygen levels, and it sends this data wirelessly to the base station. The sock fits snugly on your baby’s foot, and there are three different size options so that you can find the perfect fit for your child. To use the Owlet Smart Sock, simply put it on your baby before they go to sleep (it can stay on overnight).
Once it’s on, all you need to do is wait – the sock will do its job automatically and send all of the data wirelessly to the base station. You can then check in on your baby throughout the night using the base station, or choose to receive alerts if their heart rate or oxygen levels drop below a certain point.
What are the Benefits of Using the Owlet Sock
Assuming you are referring to the Owlet Smart Sock Baby Monitor, here are some benefits:
The Owlet Smart Sock uses pulse oximetry to track your baby’s oxygen levels and heart rate. The base station will alert you if these levels fall outside a preset range, which can be helpful in detecting potential health issues.
The sock is also equipped with Bluetooth technology, so you can receive real-time updates on your baby’s vitals on your smartphone or tablet. Additionally, the Owlet Smart Sock can monitor your baby’s sleep patterns and provide insights on how well they are sleeping. This information can be valuable in developing healthy sleep habits for your little one.
Is the Owlet Sock Comfortable to Wear
The Owlet sock is a comfortable, wearable monitor that tracks your baby’s heart rate and oxygen levels. The sock is made of soft, breathable material and fits snugly on your baby’s foot. The sensor is placed on the top of the foot, so it doesn’t interfere with movement or sleep.
How Often Do You Need to Change the Batteries in the Owlet Sock
Assuming you are using the Owlet Smart Sock 2:
The Owlet Smart Sock 2 uses three AAA batteries. We recommend using only Duracell or Energizer AAAs, as they have proven to work best with our product and provide the longest battery life.
Depending on how often you use your Owlet, you should expect to change the batteries every two to three days. If you notice the battery life decreasing, make sure to check the sock for any holes or damage that may be causing a loss in power.
How to Setup an Owlet Baby Monitor – Smart Sock 2
The Owlet sock is a wearable monitor that tracks a baby’s heart rate and oxygen levels. It is designed to alert parents if their child’s oxygen level drops below a certain threshold. The Owlet sock can be used without the camera, but the camera provides an extra layer of security.
If you choose to use the Owlet sock without the camera, you will still need to purchase the base station and monitor.