Motorola MBP33 Wireless Video Baby Monitor Review



Have you ever tried to find the perfect and 100% reliable baby monitor that will help you to take care of your beloved children? If you have, you know it can be quite stressful. Due to that, many customers are likely to buy famous products produced by well-known producers. Motorola MBP33 is one of the products offered by one of the leading producers in this field.

Motorola has built a strong reputation in the field of baby monitors and for a long time all other products were compared to Motorola. Even though Motorola is considered as a highly quality producer, according to customers review model MBP33 has not completely fulfilled all their expectations. If you would like to find out what are all pros and cons of this product, you should continue reading this review.

Important Features and Specs

This baby monitor is equipped with 2.4 GHz FHSS technology that enables clear sound, and increased signal range. Compared to previous models which used 900 MHz cordless antenna technology, this product has better range and reduced chances to interfere with signal of wireless home networks.

Thanks to it, this product has increased reliability compared to previous versions and you can be sure you will not miss anything important happening in your child’s room. In addition, MBP33 has two-ways communication so you can speak or sing to your child without any disturbance. All data transported via this product are instantly encrypted, what means that you do not have to think about the safety of your private communication.

This product comes with full-color 2.8“ LCD display that enables you to have direct visual and sound communication with your child. The speed of this product is above average and it has 25 FPM. Due to that, you can be sure that you will see what is your baby doing instantly without lag. Camera is equipped with IR night vision so you do not have to worry about the quality of night picture, and you can be sure that the dreams of your baby will be untouched.

Each display is connected to temperature sensor which purpose is to indicate what is the temperature in your baby’s room. In addition, this device has programmed 5 lullabies that from lulling your baby transform into a very easy task.

Each display has 5 level indication of the sound levels in your baby’s room so you can get visualization and audio transmission of baby’s activities. In addition, this product has several security alarms and among all the most important is “out of the range” alarm which is turned on when you leave your baby for more than 200 m.

Finally, each display can be connected with up to 4 cameras that are sold separately. If you decide to install more than one camera, you would be able to carefully monitor several rooms at once and switch between cameras easily.

This baby monitor is very similar to the model MBP 36 which is newer and enhanced version of MBP 33. The main difference between these two models is the range and camera possibilities. MBP 36 has 650 ft range and possibility to zoom/tilt/pin camera, whereas MBP 33 has 590 ft range and possibility to only zoom camera. The other difference is in display size. MBP 33 has 2.8” display while MPB 36 has 3.5”.

Despite the fact the technical characteristics of this product are above average, if you decide to buy it you should be aware that previous clients had lots of complaints about the quality of its production. Many of them complained that product easily stops working without any significant reason, its battery quickly becomes weak, while the quality of spare parts is very low. In addition this product does not have Voice Activated Power Saver Mode – VOX. Since this product has a relatively high price, you should think about these problems if you decide to buy it.


  • Two-way audio
  • IR night vision
  • Data encryption
  • 2.4 GHz communication
  • Temperature indication
  • Multiple cameras
  • Camera zoom
  • High quality of video and sound
  • Lullaby songs
  • Excellent design


  • Short shelf-life
  • High price
  • Weak battery
  • Sudden breakdowns
  • Does not have VOX

Who Should Buy

This product is a perfect choice for parents who need to work on several jobs at once. For example, if you want to clean your house, prepare lunch, keep your garden clean and keep an eye on your baby at the same time, you should consider buying this type of product.

In addition, it is a great choice for people who like sturdy design and above average visual appearance, this product is perfect for you. It can be connected with up to 4 cameras so you should consider it if you have several children. Many previous customers bought this product to be able to take care of elderly parents, or to keep an eye on the complete house at the same time.


All in all, this is one of the most popular products. It has a strong reputation built due to previous Motorola products, even though the quality of production could be higher. This product has 2.4GHz communication that is safe from interference with home wireless networks. It has a relatively high price compared to similar products produced by other companies even though its technical characteristics are comparable.