So, how does the Beco 8 differ to the Gemini?
- Integrated infant insert/boost (fully removable)
- Lumbar support pad (fully removable)
- Airflow panel on the main body of the carrier
- Cooling, breathable, 3D mesh
- Zippered cover for the airflow panel (stored in waistband)
- Hood built-in to headrest support**
PLEASE NOTE: the cooling, breathable, 3D mesh and airflow panel is also available on the Beco Gemini & Beco Toddler 'COOL' Carriers here
Updated Design Features:
- Sliding chest strap, fully adjustable, no longer removable (or prone to possibly being lost!)
- Waistbelt now adjustable from 24" up to 54" (more suitable for petite parents)
- Weight tested up to 45lbs (standard Gemini, up to 35lbs)
- Modified base/seat adjustment mechanism (only narrow base for front, facing-out - newborn babies now sit on the integrated, removable infant insert)
- Ligher padding in the body panel than the standard Gemini (more like the Gemini COOL)
- Easy to clean, lightweight, polyester body fabric
- Dual shoulder strap/body adjusters
- Modified waist belt buckle (easy to release with one hand)
- Double pocket on waistband (1 for zippered airflow panel, 1 for essentials)
- Foldable back panel extenstion/headrest, now with built-in hood**
Standard KEY Features:
- Baby fit: 7-45lbs / 3.5-20kg
- Parent fit: XS-XXL
- Multiple ergonomic carry positions*
- 2 Newborn positions (Infant Insert Included)*
- 3 Infant positions (Front-Inward, Front-Outward, Hip)*
- 2 Toddler positions (Front-Inward & Back Carry)*
- Great for hands-free nursing
- Padded crossable shoulder straps
- Seat width snapped out: 14" (adjust to narrow setting for front, forward facing-out)
- Panel height with headrest/panel down: 15"
- Panel height with headrest/panel extended: 18"
- Supportive waist belt, adjustable from 24" up to 54"
- All seasons carreir with airflow back-panel, light body padding
- Waist belt pocket for smart-phone, keys or cash
- Lightweight, machine washable polyester
- Durable Safety Buckles
- EU Safety Standard: EN 13209-2:2005
The NEW Beco 8 is currently available in contemporary Slate Grey, suitable for everyday wear for mum, dad and all the family!