BoolPool Logo.
Reviews Categories
*By registering an account, you are certifying that you have read and agree to the BoolPool Terms of Service.

»»Reviews of Top 15 Car Seats - Side by Side Comparison

Reviews of Top 15 Car Seats - Side by Side Comparison

Tags BabiesBabyShowerGiftsKids
ProductRatingProsConsUser VoiceReview Summary
Rating: 4.5 - 5 stars: Excellent; 4.0 - 4.5 stars: Very Good; 3.0 - 4.0 stars: Good; 2.0 - 3.0 stars: Fair; 0 - 2.0 stars: Poor
4.80 starsExcellent
  • Comfortable
  • Very safe
  • Durable
  • Easy to install
  • Fabric is easy to clean
  • Easily adjustable
  • Good quality material
  • The seatbelt sometimes twists and turns in the buckle
  • Stiff shoulder pads
  1. Comfortable Easy to install and use Good quality fabric
  2. Sturdy and secure High quality Top in safety
  3. Not as heavy as other car seats Provides a highly comfortable and secure ride
The Peg Perego Convertible Premium Infant to Toddler Car Seat is made with the highest quality of materials, providing complete safety and peace of mind to parents of little ones. It offers added safety features like adjustable Side Impact Protection (SIP), a Shock Absorbing Foam Element (SAFE) device and Expanded Poly Styrene (EPS) energy-absorbing foam. The Convertible was designed to provide the utmost in safety and fashion.See More
4.70 starsExcellent
  • Safe
  • Easy to install
  • Easy to adjust straps
  • High quality
  • Easy to wipe clean
  • Comfortable
  • Worth high price
  • Harness straps too short
  • Difficult to pull straps tight
  • Expensive
  1. Safe Easy to install Easy to adjust straps
  2. High Quality Worth the high price
  3. Comfortable
The ProSPORT is a premium Combination Harness-to- Booster seat designed to offer your most precious passengers the safety you demand and the comfort they need.  A stable base and reinforced side wings allow the child to be protected in the five affected areas in a side impact collision – the head, face, neck, torso, and pelvis. When the ProSPORT is used in harness mode, the five point harness system allows the child to be restrained safely for minimum movement in the event of a collision.See More
4.70 starsExcellent
  • Very safe and sturdy with integrated steel bars and side impact protection
  • 5-point harness with a holder that makes boarding quick and easy
  • Deep comfortable car seat with recline
  • Easy to install and remove with push button release and built-in-lock-offs
  • Two-position buckle and a no re-thread harness
  • Stylish looking and easy to clean fabric
  • Great quality and value for money
  • Little heavy
  • Not recommended for taller babies
  1. Easy and secure installation using Latch system Sturdy Comfortable Soft and high quality material Easy to clean
  2. Latch system works perfectly Easy to buckle Height adjustable shoulder straps Can be used as front facing or rear facing car seat
  3. Crotch strap holder leans forward making it easy to use Height adjustable harness straps Tightening the straps can be little difficult in rear-facing position
The Britax Marathon 70-G3 convertible car seat is a rear and forward facing recline, designed with various high-end revolutionary safety features for child’s comfort and positioning. It comes with a Safecell Technology Base which is designed to compress in crash, significantly lowering the center of gravity and counteracting the forward rotation of the child seat which normally propels the child toward the front seat. A side impact protection system comprised of deep side walls lined with energy-absorbing EPP foam distributes crash forces, shields from vehicle intrusion, and contains the head, neck and body.See More
4.60 starsExcellent
  • Very easy to install using the latch system
  • Very safe 5-point harness system that grows with your child
  • Comfortable for short and long rides
  • Excellent safety rating
  • Belt path installation is also easy
  • Roomy and plush seat
  • Two useful built in cupholders
  • Little bulky
  • Arm rests are fixed
  • Lever to loosen the harness is not easy to access
  1. Easy to install and remove Buckling in harness mode is easy 5-point harness holds kids very well Comfortable for long rides
  2. Headrest and shoulder strap height is super easy to adjust Lever to loosen the harness is not easy to access
  3. 5-point harness provides very good safety Enough room for kids to pull their legs up and sit
Britax Frontier 85 Combination Booster Seat is engineered to grow with you child with its 5 point harness seat capacity. It accommodates children starting at 2 years old and 25 pounds up to 85 pounds when used as a forward-facing harnessed seat, and 40 to 120 pounds when used as a booster seat. It is available in a selection of distinctive patterns, including Rushmore, Red Rock, Onyx, Canyon, Maui Blue, and Pink Sky.See More
4.60 starsExcellent
  • Very safe car seat for kids from 20 to 100 lbs
  • Converts to highback booster or backless booster as kid grows
  • Plush comfort seat with cup holder and storage compartment
  • One-hand height adjustable contoured headrest
  • Easy to install and adjust
  • Good looking and easy to clean
  • Value for money
  • Crotch strap is too short for some kids
  • Not enough recline for comfortable head position while sleeping
  • 5 point harness system does not work for kids more than 45 lbs.
  1. Very safe 5 point harness system Harness works up to 65 pound Belt positioning booster works up to 100 pound Has a backless booster Easy installation
  2. Can be converted to highback or backless booster 5 point harness system has low slot height and may not work for kids more than 45 lbs.
  3. Easy to install and adjust Contoured and adjustable headrest provides good comfort Seat grows with the kids
Graco Nautilus™ 3-in-1 car seat helps keep your child secure from 20 to 100 lbs. Nautilus™ is a 3-in-1 car seat that grows as your little one continues to grow. The harness booster can be used up to 65 lbs., transitioning into a highback belt positioning booster which can be used from 30 – 100lbs, and finally into a backless belt positioning booster for a comfortable fit from 40 to 100 lbs.See More
4.50 starsExcellent
  • Converts from high-back to backless booster
  • Fully-adjustable headrest and height-adjustable armrests
  • Lightweight, compact and fits most cars
  • Well padded, comfortable, machine washable seat cushion
  • Open loop belt guides ensure proper fitting of the vehicle seat belt
  • Gender neutral colors with cute patterns
  • Dual hide-away cup holder
  • Does not have 5-point harness system
  • No LATCH connectors
  • Armrests do not go up
  1. Comfortable Lightweight and colorful Easy to install Hide-away cup holders Reclines
  2. Comfortable back and head support Fits easily in most cars Gender neutral colors Easy for kids to fall asleep and feel secure
  3. Does not have a 5-point harness system Kid's head does not flop while asleep Sturdy and softly padded Slide in cup holders Lovely patterns and colors Worth the money
The Graco Highback Turbo Booster is a well designed and well constructed booster seat that kids and adults love equally. It comes with many safety and convenient features and can securely transport kids from 30-100 lbs in high-back mode and 40-100 lbs in backless mode. With a fully adjustable headrest and armrests, the Graco High Back Turbo Booster provides a comfortable fit for kids.See More
4.50 starsExcellent
  • Safe and modern design
  • Easy to install
  • Lightweight for the size
  • Comfortable and padded nicely with and head wings
  • Comes with strap covers for the shoulders
  • Convenient to loosen and tighten the harness on the child once the car seat is installed
  • Two cup holders to hold binkies and sippy cups
  • A bit bulky for cars with small cabin space in the rear-facing mode
  • Button to loosen or tighten the straps is hard to reach in rear facing position
  1. Easy to install Easy to use Child fits comfortably in This seat is easy to install rear facing
  2. Comfortable for babies Baby kind of sinks into the chair when in rear facing mode
  3. Bottom straps do seem a little hard to click into place The straps may rub against kid's neck
The Graco My Ride 65 LX Convertible Car Seat is top of the line in safety, comfort and style. This latch-equipped car seat offers rear-facing seating for children from 5 to 40 pounds. It also comes equipped with a built in easy-to-read level indicator for hassle free rear-facing installation.See More
4.50 starsExcellent
  • Very safe for infants from 4 to 30lbs and 30 inches tall
  • Latch equipped base with on-base level indicator
  • 5-point, front-adjust harness and removable infant head support
  • 3-Panel rotating canopy and machine washable cushions
  • Easy to install, sturdy and lightweight
  • Stylish looks with gender neutral colors and patterns
  • Compatible with Classic Connect Graco strollers
  • Difficulty in tightening the base with latch system
  1. Comfortable and safe Easy and adjustable straps Latches securely Easy to snap into the base Equally safe for smaller babies Compatible with single and stand type Graco strollers
  2. Easy to install the base with latch system Has level indicator Base tightening can be a challenge
  3. Sturdy and compact Light in weight Fits perfectly is most cars Lovely colors and shades Easy installation
The Graco SnugRide Classic Connect 30 is a top rated car seat that helps keep your baby safe and secure from 4 – 30 lbs and up to 30'' tall. Its latch-equipped stay-in-car base and the easy-to-read level indicator ensure hassle-free installation. This seat is compact and easily fits in most cars.See More
4.40 starsVery Good
  • Easy to install
  • Safe
  • Easy to adjust straps
  • Comfortable
  • Good amount of padding
  • Easy to clean
  • Worth its price
  • Fabric gets warm in summers
  • Babies outgrow seat before they are 30 lbs
  1. Easy to install Easy to adjust straps
  2. Good padding Comfortable Safe Holds baby up to 30 lbs
  3. Easy to clean Fabric gets warm in summers Babies outgrow seat before they are 30 lbs
The Chicco KeyFit 30 Infant Car Seat is the premier infant carrier for safety, comfort, and convenience. With its removable newborn insert, the KeyFit 30 Car Seat will accommodate your baby from four to thirty pounds. The KeyFit 30’s thickly cushioned seat includes a five-point safety harness and is lined with energy-absorbing foam for increased safety and comfort.See More
4.40 starsVery Good
  • Safe
  • Comfortable
  • Easy to install
  • Affordable price
  • Easy to clean
  • Lightweight
  • Looks good
  • Thin padding in seat and straps
  1. Easy to install Comfortable Adjustable
  2. Looks nice Good quality for its cheap price Easy to assemble
  3. Has thin padding on seat and straps Affordable Safe
The Cosco Scenera® Convertible Car Seat gives you two cars seats in one! Starting as a rear-facing car seat for babies from 5-35 pounds, it easily converts over to a forward-facing seat for children from 22-40 pounds. There are four different harness locations to accommodate your growing child and a 5-point harness system with center front harness adjustment which makes it easy for you to give your little one a snug fit.See More
4.40 starsVery Good
  • 4-point harness with 3 buckles for secured fit
  • Air Protect Technology with Side Impact Protection
  • Latch or belt for easy installation
  • Cushy comfortable sides and good padding overall
  • Has fashionable looks and comes with a clip-on cup holder
  • Lightweight yet sturdy
  • Reasonably priced
  • Difficulty in installing rear facing mode
  1. Easy latch or belt installation Both rear and forward facing Passenger seat needs to be pushed forward to accommodate forward facing mode Rear facing install is tricky at times
  2. Sturdy and lightweight Good looking and comfortable Installs easily
  3. Easy to switch between vehicles Smaller buckles Easy to assemble and use Good to use as front facing seat for toddlers
The Safety 1st Onside Air Convertible Car Seat is a comfortable seat designed for baby’s safe travel. It comes with 4 point adjustable harness height and 3 buckle locations to help your baby fit comfortably. This seat is designed to carry a rear facing baby from 5-40 lbs and forward facing baby 22-40 lbs.See More
4.40 starsVery Good
  • Very safe and comfortable
  • 5-point harness with multiple slots to accomodate growing kids
  • 2 position recline with head and body pillow for more comfort
  • Easy-off, machine-washable pad
  • Easy to install and remove
  • Lightweight, compact and strudy
  • Value for money at its reasonable price
  • Not so good as rear facing car seat
  • Difficult to adjust the straps
  • Straps tend to twist easily
  • Thin padding
  1. Safe and comfortable car seat Pretty easy to install, use and remove Sturdy and lightweight
  2. Good and safe product Reasonable price Best branded car seat for this price range
  3. The recline position provides comfort even on long trips Needs more foam for added comfort and safety The design of the chest clip is not easy to unfasten
The The Evenflo® Tribute™is a light weight and spacious convertible car seat, which provides your child with the comfort they deserve along with great convenience features for parents. This seat, along with all other Evenflo car seats, meets or exceeds all applicable United States' Federal safety standards and Evenflo's side impact test standards. Safety features of the Tribute 5™ include a 5-point harness, two piece chest-clip, four shoulder harness positions, a central front adjust for an easy harness adjustment and tether and LATCH connectors to securely fasten your child into the vehicle.See More
4.30 starsVery Good
  • 5 point safety harness, easy one hand harness adjustment and push button release
  • 4 position push button height adjustable base with level indicator
  • Height adjustable seat back without harness rethreading
  • Flex-Loc stay in car base
  • Smooth carrying handle and lightweight
  • Boot providing extra warmth and comfort
  • Elegant gender neutral colors and stylish looks
  • Huge height difference between the first and second shoulder strap settings
  • Buckles seem to flip and twist
  1. Comfortable and easy to use Flex Loc feature supports easy installation Adjustable shoulder straps and handle Looks cute
  2. Convenience of click-n-go Easy to adjust the shoulder height Light in weight
  3. Lets you change strap height without re-threading Simple knob to adjust the straps up and down Huge height difference between the lowest and second shoulder strap setting Buckles at times seem to flip and twist
The Baby Trend Flex-Loc 30 Infant car seat lets you take your baby safely and comfortably, with you for those long or short road trip. This car seat can accommodate infants from 5-30 pounds (2.2 and 13.6kg) and up to 30" (76.2cm) or less, and the seat base is included. It features a beautiful butterfly pattern with soft fabric and elegant gender neutral colors.See More
4.20 starsVery Good
  • Safe
  • Easy to install base
  • Comfortable
  • Good quality
  • Easy to buckle child into seat
  • Stays cool in hot weather
  • Car seat goes on base securely
  • Difficult to carry
  • Uncomfortable to use if not used with Britex B-Agile Stroller
  1. Easy to install base Car seat goes on base securely Spacious
  2. Good amount of padding Good quality Comfortable
  3. Difficult to carry Uncomfortable to use if not used with the matching stroller
Lightweight and travel friendly, the BRITAX B-SAFE Infant Car Seat provides your child with comfort and safety. Featuring Side Impact Protection and an energy-absorbing foam liner, the B-SAFE car seat ensures your child is protected from all angles. For parental convenience, the seat also includes premium, push-button lower LATCH connectors, a built-in lock-off, and an ergonomically designed handle to make the seat easy to install, remove, and carry.See More
4.10 starsVery Good
  • Very safe and well padded, comfortable car seat
  • Has multiple positions and can be used front facing or rear facing
  • Easy to install and adjust
  • Easy to clean fabric
  • Extremely attractive with a modern design
  • Good integration with LATCH install and it works well
  • Sturdy
  • Not easy to install as rear facing in certain positions
  • Not much leg room when rear facing
  1. Easy to install Has multiple positions Can be used as front facing or rear facing seat Not easy to install in rear facing position
  2. LATCH install works well Adjusting the straps and headrests is very easy Comfortable Adjustable
  3. Safe seat Easy to clean fabric Easy buckling Extremely attractive Fits in small cars too
The Maxi-Cosi Pria 70 with Tiny Fit Convertible Car Seat is designed to provide the right fit. It fits little occupants in the TinyFit™ system, starting at only 4 pounds and keeping them cozy up to 22 pounds. Remove the TinyFit system and it fits larger toddlers rear-facing from 18-40 pounds.See More

Similar Products & Blogs

Rating: Excellent4.5 stars
Rating: Very Good4.2 stars
Rating: Excellent4.5 stars
Rating: Excellent4.5 stars
Rating: Excellent4.6 stars
Rating: Excellent4.5 stars
Rating: Good4 stars

Top Sellers

Reviews of Top 15 Car Seats - Side by Side Comparison

1. - The Car Seat Store

2. - Baby Car Seats

3. - Car Seats

4. - Car Seats

5. - Car Seats

6. - Baby Car Seats

7. - Baby Car Seats

Buying Guides References

1. - Which car seat should I buy?

2. - Buying guides: Infant car seats, convertible car seats, and boosters

3. - Car seat buying guide

4. - What to look for?

5. - How to find the best one [Car Seat] for your family with a lot less anxiety: safety information, booster seat requirements, and more

6. - A [car] seat for every stage

7. - Car Seat Buying Guide


  1. Graco - Nautilus 3-in-1 Multi-Use Car Seat, Bravo
  2. Graco Nautilus 3-in-1 Car Seat, Matrix
  3. Graco Nautilus 3-in-1 CarSeat, Erica
  4. Evenflo - Tribute Convertible Baby CarSeat, Kristy
  5. Evenflo Tribute 5 Convertible Car Seat, Kristy
  6. Evenflo Tribute LX Convertible Car Seat, Saturn
  7. Evenflo Tribute LX Convertible Car Seat, Gunther
  8. Baby Trend - Flex Loc 30 Infant Car Seat, Vanguard
  9. Baby Trend - Flex Loc 30 Infant CarSeat, Millennium
  10. Baby Trend - Flex Loc 30 Infant Car Seat, Dakota
  11. Baby Trend - Flex Loc 30 Infant Car Seat, Provence
  12. Baby Trend - Flex-Loc 30 Infant Car Seat, Chickadee
  13. Baby Trend Flex-Loc Infant Car Seat, Chickadee
  14. Baby Trend Flex Loc Infant Car Seat, Hanna
  15. Graco Highback TurboBooster Car Seat, Spitfire
  16. Graco Highback TurboBooster Car Seat, Gecko
  17. Graco Highback Turbo Booster Seat
  18. Britax B-Safe Infant Car Seat, Black
  19. Britax B-Safe Infant Car Seat, Red
  20. Britax B-Safe Infant Car Seat, Black
  21. Britax B-Safe Infant Car Seat, Red
  22. Graco SnugRide Classic Connect 30 Car Seat, Dragonfly
  23. Graco SnugRide 30 Classic Connect, Athens
  24. Graco SnugRide 30 Infant Car Seat, Forecaster
  25. Britax Marathon 70-G3 Convertible Car Seat, Onyx
  26. Safety 1st OnSide Air Protect Convertible Car Seat, Bedrock Black
  27. Safety 1st - onSide Air Convertible Car Seat, Adeline
  28. Graco My Ride 65 LX Convertible Car Seat, Coda
  29. Graco - MyRide 65 LX Convertible Car Seat, Ezra
  30. Graco - MyRide 65 LX Convertible CarSeat, Coda
  31. Graco - MyRide 65 LX Convertible Car Seat, Sonata
  32. Graco - MyRide 65 LX Convertible Car Seat, Rane
  33. Graco MyRide 65 LX Convertible CarSeat, Asbury
  34. Britax Frontier 85 Combination Booster Car Seat, Canyon
  35. RECARO ProSPORT Combination Harness To Booster Car Seat, Blue Opal
  36. Chicco Keyfit 30 Infant Car Seat and Base, Adventure
  37. Maxi-Cosi Pria 70 Convertible Car Seat, Total Black
  38. Maxi-Cosi Pria 70 Convertible Car Seat - Mineral Grey
  39. Maxi-Cosi Pria 70 Convertible Car Seat - Sweet Cerise
  40. Maxi-Cosi Pria 70 Convertible Car Seat - Dress Blue
  41. Peg Perego Convertible Premium Infant to Toddler Car Seat, Black
  42. Cosco - Scenera Convertible Car Seat, Renaissance
  43. Cosco - Scenera Convertible Car Seat, Quigley
  44. Cosco - Scenera 5-Point Convertible Car Seat, Renaissance
  45. Cosco - Scenera Convertible Car Seat, Broadway Dots
  46. Cosco - Scenera 5-Point Convertible Baby Car Seat, Pink In Bloom
  47. Cosco - Scenera Convertible Car Seat, Clementine
  48. Cosco Scenera Convertible Car Seat, Zahari
Have a comment or question? Post Comment/Question