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4moms Origami Stroller

Functional Analysis:

  • Convertibility
  • Versatile and includes car seat insert that can transfer into stroller seat.
  • Recline
  • Two positions.
  • Requires pinching to manipulate recline lever.
  • Individuals must push down on lever to sit the chair back up.
  • Seating Positions
  • Adjustable for child to face parent or face forward away from parent.
  • To raise and set the seat height, requires an individual to pull and push to lock in place.
  • Seat Cushion
  • Manufacturer does not state how to clean it.
  • Seat Sensors
  • Senses child in seat to prevent it from folding up.
  • Stroller Canopy
  • Includes hood and is adjustable.
  • Protects child from sun and rain.
  • Adjustable to increase ventilation.
  • Handle Bar
  • Option to charge cell phone.
  • Made with thick material that can provide additional grip support.
  • LCD dashboard including thermometer, speedometer, trip and lifetime odometers.
  • Chest Harness
  • Cushion on shoulder and crotch strap.
  • Buckles could be difficult depending on individual’s skill level.
  • Adjustable but may be difficult to manipulate.
  • Wheels/Casters
  • Rubber wheels can provide more traction on uneven surfaces.
  • Rear wheels self-charge while walking.
  • Frame is shaped in a V to increase ease of pushing stroller without hitting feet on wheel bar.
  • Could be difficult to lock wheels with decreased leg function. Could use an adaptive device.
  • Small wheels may not be as easy to push.
  • Foot Plate
  • Very small footplate.
  • Foldability
  • Occurs automatically with power.
  • Large push button can be easy to manipulate.
  • One must turn a knob and push a button to activate the power folding feature.
  • Storage Basket
  • Removable
  • Storage basket could be difficult to reach whether seated or standing based on level of ability.
  • Cup Holders
  • Two are integrated into the handlebar.
  • Other Considerations
  • Reflectors on the each side and back of the stroller.
  • Daytime lights and reflectors for night time.
  • Automatic pathway lights.
  • Product is heavy and could be difficult to lift and transport.
  • Expensive.

Worth Noting:

High tech stroller can fold and unfold with the push of a button. LCD dashboard includes thermometer, speedometer, trip, and lifetime odometers.

Highly technical stroller. Gray and black with wide wheel base giving room for feet.