Choosing whether to buy Britax Roundabout G4.1 or RECARO Roadster XL is likely to be tricky. Here are the most obvious differences between them to help you make your decision.
Britax Roundabout G4.1 vs RECARO Roadster XL

Britax Roundabout G4.1

RECARO Roadster XL

Spec Comparison of Britax Roundabout G4.1 and RECARO Roadster XL

Britax Roundabout G4.1 RECARO Roadster XL
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Type
Convertible Car Seat Convertible Car Seat
Color Options
Dash, Luna, Marthon, Silverlake Black, Aluminum gray, Racing red, Sprint black
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 20-65 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″
Inside Hip Width
11″
Inside Seat Depth
11″
Inside Seat Height
23″
External Widest Point
19″
Type of Harness
5 point No Re-thread Harness 5 points,HERO Harness Technology
Lowest Harness Position
10″
Highest Harness Position
17.5″
18″
Expiration Date
7 years 6 years
Car Seat Weight
17.6 lbs
20 lbs
Car Seat Height
26″
29″
Car Seat Width
18.5″
19″
Car Seat Depth
21″
27″
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
  • New High Impact Energy Absorbing Seat
  • QuickFlip Recline Foot and rear-facing recline for improved comfort and a precise installation
  • Dura Flex premium comfort fabrics, Cloud Comfort Memory Foam and a Dual Air Flow Comfort System with airflow channels and Built-In Shell Vents to keep your child cool and comfortable
  • Ergonomic design for optimal comfort and safety
  • Racing-Inspired Side Impact Protection with full body, strong structure tested to meet and exceed all industry standards

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