How are the Britax Infant Car Seats Different? A Comparison Between the Britax B-Safe 35, Endeavours, B-Safe Ultra and the NEW Gen2 series.
Britax is a great company (one of my favs!) and they always tend to stay on top of their game. In the past few years, they’ve phased out of some seats (like the 35 Elite), and introduced new ones. Most recently, they released the Gen2 series. It features the Gen2, Gen2 FlexFit+ and Gen2 FlexFit. I think it’s safe to assume the “older” line will be discontinued and replaced with the Gen2’s.
There are TONS of similarities but also several changes in each one that help set them apart. I’ve compiled a few easy-to-navigate charts to help you see what the differences and similarities are so you can narrow down which seat is best for you and your family. Continue reading for more information!
The 6 seats we’ll be comparing are the B-Safe 35, Endeavours, B-Safe Ultra, B-Safe Gen2, B-Safe Gen2 Flexfit+ and B-Safe Gen2 FlexFit. All 6 of the Britax rear-facing infant seats will have ALL of these characteristics. Several reasons why we LOVE Britax!
- Impact Stabilizing Steel Frame
- Energy Absorbing Base
- Energy Absorbing EPS Foam
- Adjustable Reclining Base
- Lower LATCH Connectors
- Weight Capacity is 4 – 35 lbs
- Travel System Compatible
- Installation Level Indicators
- Interchangeable bases: All B-safe 35/ARB/Gen2/Gen2 with ARB are compatible with all infant seats.
This is where we get down to business. You’ve seen how they’re the same. Check out our table to find out what sets them apart!
|BSafe 35||BSafe Gen2||BSafe Ultra||Gen2 FlexFit||Endeavours||Gen2 FlexFit+|
|Tagless, Smooth touch fabric||*||*||*|
|6 Headrest Positions||*||*||*||*|
|4 Headrest Positions||*||*|
|2 Layers of Side Impact||*||*||*||*|
|1 Layer of Side Impact||*||*|
|European Belt Path||*||*||*||*|
|Removable Infant Pillow||*||*||*||*|
Now that you know more about the seats that are available to you, we hop you can now make a confident decision on which one is best of you and your family. Car seat safety is incredible important and being able to make a decision based on facts is important.
No matter which seat you choose, always make sure it’s installed correctly. See our blog below regarding the TOP 6 car seat installation mistakes.