Diono Radian RXT vs RECARO 2015 Proride

ModelDiono Radian RXTRECARO 2015 Proride
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Price
Rear Facing Minimum Weight Limit
5 lbs.
5 lbs.
Rear Facing Maximum Weight Limit
45 lbs.
40 lbs.
Forward Facing Minimum Weight Limit
20 lbs.
20 lbs.
Forward Facing Maximum Weight Limit
80 lbs.
70 lbs.
Rear Facing Height LimitChild must not exceed 1 inch below headrest50 inches
Forward Facing Height Limit
44 inches
50 inches
Lowest Harness Position9 inches10 inches with insert
Highest Harness Position17.5 inches18 inches
Safety Features
  • Energy absorbing EPS foam and side impact protection provides added safety
  • Safestop energy-absorbing harness
  • Full Body, Racing-Inspired Side Impact Protection designed to protect each of the 5 vulnerable areas of a child
  • Racing-Inspired Safety Stripe System to alert parents that a twist could occur
  • EasyAdjust head rest with protective and comfortable PUR foam
Installation Features
  • Rear-facing tether capability
  • LATCH installation
  • The TrueLock Belt Lock-Offs make forward-facing installation a breeze
  • EasyAdjust no re-thread Harness
Harness Type5-point energy-absorbing harnessEasyAdjust no re-thread 5-point harness
Expiration
10 years
6 years
Pros
  • Shoulder pads are nice and soft.
  • Very easy to install using the seat belt and the latch.
  • Straps are easy to move to new height position and product manual is very clear.
  • Easy to install, quality materials
  • Lots of cushion and support for the child
  • No rethread harness