photo of car seat

Chicco KeyFit 300 Infant Car Seat

Functional Analysis:

  • Handle
  • Rubber material can provide stronger grip support to carry car seat.
  • Width of handle is thin which could dig into an individual’s hand/arm.
  • Canopy
  • Provides coverage for child from sun.
  • Seat Cushion
  • Removable to machine wash.
  • Plenty of cushion to support child.
  • Breathable fabric.
  • Extra cushioning could make the crotch buckle too tight on child thighs.
  • Harness
  • Adjustable 4 height positions.
  • Ride Right Bubble Level
  • Provides visual cue to indicate an accurate base angle.
  • Located on both sides of the car seat base.
  • ReclineSure Foot
  • Located on the car seat base to ensure accurate base angle.
  • To set recline position requires one to push buttons with both hands on either side of the seat.
  • Car Seat Base
  • Comes with purchase of car seat.
  • Easy to install latch system, but be sure to read instructions.
  • Bucket is heavier than most other systems to pick up and transport.
  • Portability
  • Handle located on the back of car seat requires push/pull up lever to remove car seat from stroller to carry to the car seat base.
  • Other Considerations
  • Infant insert for babies from 4-11lbs.
  • Compatible to other strollers. See amazon for what other brands can be used.
  • This is an infant car seat. As baby grows individuals will have to purchase another car seat.

Worth Noting:

Currently the most popular infant seat on the market. Includes extra padding and support, plus it’s compatible with other stroller brands.

Black and gray car seat.