Strollers are a great help after the pregnancy to carry the new born baby around comfortably and safe but at the same time picking the right one which serves both the baby and parents maybe a task to look in. Depending on the use, the proper pushchair should be considered among the wide models available as each one is best at its use.
Bugaboo Strollers, as manufacturers of modern pushchairs, dedicated themselves for satisfying every new parents and new born with the keen designing of strollers to satisfy every need. The new addition to their range is the Bugaboo Bee Pushchair, scroll below to find out if this stroller complements the new member of the family.
The Bugaboo Bee Pushchair is one of the compact strollers available with the option for personalising the stroller. It is lightweight and is adjustable to suit the kid and parents as the baby grow that is from the newborn to the toddler.
In the Aspect of Design:
Being one of the compact and lightweight strollers, it has a dimension of about 85 (L) x 45 (W) x 32 cm (H) when folded and measures about 85 (L) x 53 (W) x 32 cm (H) unfolded. This Bugaboo Bee Stroller is designed from a frame of single piece which makes it easy to fold. Once folded it small enough to store easily or take out and fits even the trunk. Bugaboo tagged this pushchair as for life on the fly to use as much as possible outdoors with full ease and safety. The handle bar is made of one piece and has four wheels for easy manoeuvrability.
Seat and its Function:
The seat is taken a good care in designing as it is where the baby sits and sleeps when taken out at the same time is made a little wider in comparison with other models. The length of the seat is adjustable with the help of white clips provided beneath the base to suit as the kid grows. However it is difficult to access with the baby in it. The seat can be reclined to 4 positions both forward and the backward side while the seat’s length can be adjusted to 5 lengths so the kid has enough leg room to sit in comfortably as well as sleep.
The seat is reversible for the infants and the parents to have a look on their newborn while for toddlers it is reversed to look around the world. The Bee has a standard plastic foot rest. A considerable padding provided on the seat helps the child feel cosy and soft.
Wheels and Maneuverability:
There are four wheels provided in this Bee stroller to push around with ease. The wheels are of white and black colour made of foam rubber. These star – spoke wheels are stylish and the suspension is worth mentioning. The 4- independent wheel suspension mechanism allows the baby to feel relaxed enjoying a smooth ride. The front wheels swivel to360 degrees and the brakes are improved in Bee for maximum safety and it is easy to move with just one hand for the parents. The swivel wheels are also lockable.
Adjustable Handlebar and Brake:
The best thing about this Bugaboo Bee is that the handle is adjusted to 10 positions to suit the heights of the parents. With a press of a button the handlebar can be increased in length and retracts back in no time. The handlebar height can be changed from 86 cm to 106 cm. The foot brake is convenient to activate with a tap of the toe. The back wheels firmly lock when the brakes are engaged. So you can park the pushchair without any fear of strolling off.
A shopping basket of a capacity of 16 litres which will be of great use is provided beneath the seat. Unlike other pushchairs, even when the seat is fully reclined with the baby sleeping, one can access the basket. Rain cover comes along with the pushchair to keep the baby safe from rain. It can be folded and stored in the basket no matter how the weather is. The folding mechanism is altered to fold it very compact to fit in the trunks or carry up the stairs by holding the handle. This Bee is car seat adaptable which means the baby is left undisturbed when changing from car to stroller. The sun canopy colour is available in plenty and can be chose to personalise this Bugaboo Bee.
Use and Safety:
This Bee pushchair from Bugaboo serves well when taken the toddler for a walk or shopping. It is suitable right from the birth of the baby up to 4 years that is can take in maximum weight of about 17 kg. The 5 point harness makes sure the baby is safe in the seat without slipping or sliding on bumps. The length of the straps is adjustable to two lengths. These have padding lined to give comfort while holding the infant along with safety.
Ample Colours to Choose from:
The base of the Bugaboo Bee is same and comes in black. However one can get a finished personalised look of the stroller by choosing the bright different colour canopies available. The sun canopies come in ample colours such as black, blue, pink, light green, dark purple, red, khaki, sand and yellow colour.
The manufacturer Bugaboo gives a good period of warranty for the Bee stroller. The 2 year warranty period covers any defects and workmanship errors occur in their product.
A Brief View:
The Bugaboo Bee stroller serves the best in steering, compact folding, comfort and brakes. The handle adjustments are appreciated by all who owns it and the underneath basket has got enough room to dump things. The appearance and one hand manoeuvring is worth a note. A single purchase of this is great as the child grows till there is no longer any requirement of a pushchair. Though the Bugaboo Bee is costly, the price justifies the features of these fulfilling all the needs for a buggy.
Bugaboo Bee Pushchair – Product Specification Details
|Model Name||Bugaboo Bee Pushchair|
|Style of pushchair||Lightweight buggy|
|Unfolded Dimension||85 (L) x 53 (W) x 32 cm (H)|
|Folded dimensions||85 (L) x 45 (W) x 32 cm (H)|
|Number of wheels||4|
|Foot activated braking system||Yes|
|Compact folding mechanism||Yes|
|Recline Positions||4-position tilting seat, 3-position backrest|
|Reclining padded Seats||Yes|
|5-point safety harness||Yes|
Car seat adaptable
Handle adjustment up to 10 heights
Reversible and extendible seat unit
Foam filled rubber tyres with independent suspension
|Storage basket capacity||16 litres|
|Age Range||0-4 years|
|Manufacturer Warranty||2 years|