Britax Römer Baby-Safe 2 i-Size

Test year: 2018

ADAC verdict: 1,8 Good

General information:

  • Birth – 15 months | 40 – 83 cm (15.7″ – 32.6″)
  • i-Size approved

Installation:

  • seatbelt

ADAC result

Strength:

very good safety

  • front and side impact crash with very low risk
  • belting is optimal

Good operation

  • incorrect usage is not probable
  • easy installation
  • operating instructions and warnings are easy to follow

Good ergonomics

  • leg rest is good
  • good upholstery
  • child has good view out of the windows
  • convenient seating position
  • little space is needed
  • very good space for the child

Good processing

  • washing machine possible
  • easily removable cover
  • workmanship is good

very good pollutants

  • pollution is very low

Weakness:

 safety

  • not too stable position in the car

 operation

  • bit more complex buckling

Review

Britax Römer Baby-Safe 2 i-Size is an excellent safety seat just as its previous model, the Britax Römer Baby-Safe i-Size. It is well designed in every little detail, extremely comfortable for the child, and finally has one of the most important features for me: the lie-flat position because newborn and small babies’ muscles are not developed enough. The seat includes a newborn insert to provide extra support and energy absorption in case of a crash. When you adjust the headrest for a newborn size, it automatically shapes into the lying position  As your child grows, you can remove the infant insert and adjust the headrest for optimal height, together with a more upright position.

Britax Römer Baby-Safe 2 i-Size has an adjustable handle, and by moving it to the back, you can easily put your baby in the seat.

An indicator gives extra safety by turning from red to green when you connected the carrier correctly to a pushchair or to its base in the car.

The cover is easily and quickly removable, there is no need to remove the harnesses and you can put the cover right into the washing machine.

Britax Römer Baby-Safe 2 i-Size has got an additional and newly developed side impact protection (called SICT) for extra protection in case of a side impact. Its function is to push the baby away in a controlled movement and then it gets deformed from the energy that otherwise the baby would have got. All you have to do is to place the SICT to the side of the carrier that is closed to the door in the car.

The sun canopy protects your child both from sun(UPF 50+) and wind in the car and on a pushchair.

The 5-point harness provides the safest way to travel as it keeps your baby safe and tight in the protective seat shell, as well as it absorbs the energy of the impact on five points instead of three. (as in very many seats).

In case, you do not use the Isofix base, the seat shows you a clear instruction on how to fasten the seat with a three-point seat belt.

You can check all the pushchairs that are compatible with the Britax Römer Baby-Safe 2 i-Size safety seat by clicking here.

 

I hope you liked this review and if you have any question about the Britax Römer Baby-Safe 2 i-Size seat or want to leave your own personal experience, leave a comment below.

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