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Maxi Cosi Beryl review

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This child car seat has passed the regulatory tests required by ECE R44/04 to be sold as suitable for children from birth to 25kg. But in our own tests, which are conducted at higher speeds and stronger forces than the standard requires, this seat gets an average safety rating. Our lab experts spotted issues when tested in group 2 mode (from 15 to 25kg). It’s also scored poorly for ease of use and the risk of incorrect installation. Any car seat scoring 45% or less will become a Which? Don't Buy.

£319.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • Group 0 plus/1/2
  • Multigroup

The Maxi Cosi Beryl is a multi-stage car seat designed to last your child from birth to when he or she weighs 25kg, which is around seven years old. That’s a long time, and our car seat lab experts will check whether there’s room for the average six or seven year old to sit  comfortably so you can use it for its full lifetime. Read the full review of this car seat to find out their thoughts.

Included in our expert review
  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • How safe is it?
  • Is it easy to fit?
  • Is the seat comfortable?
  • Is there anything I should watch out for?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Should I buy it?
  • Where can I buy it?
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First reviewed by Which?

April 2020

Released

August 2019

Test results

The overall Which? test score is made up of the following star ratings, all determined by our rigorous lab tests.

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We have tested 205 child car seats and found that there are 17 Don't Buys and 39 Best Buys.
Range of Child car seat scores
  1. 0%
    Lowest score
  2. 66%
    Average score
  3. 82%
    Highest score
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