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Britax USA Advocate ClickTight Convertible Car Seat

Pros: It is clear that Britax designed this car seat with almost every safety features imaginable. Its EZ Buckle system makes installation simple and quick.

Cons: Only comes with a clip-on cup holder and not a built-in one.

Summary: Our top choice. It is the most dependable and by far the safest car seat on our shortlist. You would be hard pressed to find another car seat that offers more reliable safety features.
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Diono Radian RXT Convertible Car Seat

Pros: Constructed out of a steel frame and aluminum sidewalls. Filled with EPS absorbing foam for added protection.

Cons: The padding can be ripped off by some more aggressive children.

Summary: Its construction is safe and sturdy, but the Britax tops if in terms of overall safety and reliability.
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Chicco NextFit Convertible Car Seat

Pros: Packed with safety features, led by a removable infant insert designed for smaller/younger babies.

Cons: The cup holder doesn't fit a lot of sizes, but this is a minor inconvenience.

Summary: The cup holder issues aside, the Chicco NextFit is a safe convertible car seat that rivals the Britax in terms of reliability.
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Graco My Ride 65 LX Convertible Car Seat

Pros: Affordable price with a lot of the safety features of higher priced models.

Cons: The harness isn't the easiest to get on, but most owners don't seem to mind.

Summary: We recommend it as the best value for your money. It's on the cheaper end, but it doesn't make any compromises on safety and reliability.
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Evenflo Tribute LX Convertible Car Seat

Pros: Perfect for smaller cars as it is less bulky.

Cons: Has been known to wiggle from side to side, but this should not affect its safety.

Summary: Perfect for those who are on a budget or for the occasional use, but if you are looking for an everyday baby car seat, we recommend the Britax or Graco.