Choosing whether to buy Britax Roundabout G4.1 or Chicco Nextfit Zip is likely to be tricky. Here’s a quick snapshot of how the two compare, followed by some more detailed exploration of each point.
Britax Roundabout G4.1 vs Chicco Nextfit Zip

Britax Roundabout G4.1

Chicco Nextfit Zip

Spec Comparison of Britax Roundabout G4.1 and Chicco Nextfit Zip

Britax Roundabout G4.1 Chicco Nextfit Zip
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Type
Convertible Car Seat Convertible Car Seat
Color Options
Dash, Luna, Marthon, Silverlake Lavander, Sapphire, Notte, Regio
Child Weight Min – Rear Facing
5 lbs
5 lbs
Child Weight Max- Rear Facing
40 lbs
40 lbs
Child Weight Max- Forward Facing
20-55 lbs 22-65 lbs
Child Standing Height
46″ or less
49″ or less
Child Seated Shoulder Height Min – Rear Facing
9″
Child Seated Shoulder Height Max – Rear Facing
15.75″
Child Seated Shoulder Height – Forward Facing
12 – 15.75″
Shoulder Width
13″
13″
Inside Hip Width
11″
11.5″
Inside Seat Depth
11″
14″
Inside Seat Height
23″
26″
External Widest Point
19″
19″
Type of Harness
5 point No Re-thread Harness 5-point harness with one-pull tightener
Lowest Harness Position
5.5″
Highest Harness Position
17.5″
17.5″
Expiration Date
7 years 8 years
Car Seat Weight
17.6 lbs
25.2 lbs
Car Seat Height
26″
26.4″
Car Seat Width
18.5″
21.15″
Car Seat Depth
21″
19.2″
Features
  • Safe cell impact protection is an integrated system of safety components that work together to protect your child beyond the federal safety standards, this includes our impact absorbing base and complete side impact protection plus
  • Safecell complete side impact protection surrounds your child in a deep protective shell designed to absorb crash forces and shield your child from debris
  • Tangle-free, 5-point harness prevents the straps from twisting making it easier to load your child into the seat and ensuring a safer ride
  • 3 recline positions for your child’s comfort and safety
  • Quick-adjust 2-position buckle allows you to easily move the buckle outward for a comfortable, secure fit as your child grows
  • Recline Sure 9-position leveling system provides the most recline options of any convertible seat for an accurate fit in a wider range of vehicles
  • Two Ride Right bubble levels indicate correct seat angle in both rear-facing and forward-facing modes
  • Exclusive Super Cinch LATCH Tightener uses force-multiplying technology to help achieve a tight and secure fit with a fraction of the effort!
  • Zip & Wash seat pad easily zips out from shell
  • Comfort Flex harness management with padded, flex-out design keeps both sides of harness waist belt up and out of the way for easy in/out!
  • Recline sure 9-position leveling system for an accurate fit in a wider range of vehicles
  • Dual Ride Right bubble level-indicators
  • Exclusive Super Cinch latch Tightener

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