The Bugaboo Ant and the Babyzen Yoyo will undoubtedly become the most hotly contested travel strollers for 2019 and beyond. On one hand we have the tried and true, tested and loved by all moms the Babyzen YOYO. On the other hand we have the new and untested, yet feature rich, brand loved by all, the Bugaboo Ant.
Heres a FULL comparison on the Bugaboo Ant VS the Babyzen YOYO Vs Babyzen YOYO
At 13.6 pounds and 15.8 pounds, respectively, both strollers can fit in some airplane overhead bins. And both offer a wide range of features, great storage space, and the ability to be used from birth up to 40-50 pounds.
So which stroller is better for you the Bugaboo Ant or the Babyzen YOYO+? We'll explain all the details, benefits and drawbacks in this in-depth comparison.
Coming in fall 2019, the Bugaboo Ant is the newest and most compact addition to Bugaboos ultra-popular line of strollers. (And the lowest priced Bugaboo stroller too!)
The Ant is significantly lighter than Bugaboos full-sized strollers, and unlike umbrella strollers, it can be used from birth with a cocoon.
With its all-wheel suspension and sturdy wheels, the YOYO designed to provide the smoothest ride over the cobblestone streets of Babyzen's native France.
Babyzen offers two versions of the stroller: The 0+ version, which includes the from birth kit that can be used from birth, and the 6+ version, which includes the seat fabric intended for babies who are at least 6 months old and can sit more upright in a stroller.
BUGABOO ANT VS. BABYZEN YOYO+ PRICE
Both strollers retail at $499. So starting price is the same. However, one difference: The Babyzen YOYO+does not work from birth unless you purchase a car seat adapter or a newborn pack. The Bugaboo Ant does need a cocoon to make it newborn compatible.
Both the Babyzen YOYO+ and Bugaboo ANT come with a lightweight carry bag, and the YOYO+ also includes a rain cover.
- Bugaboo ANT: $499
- Babyzen YOYO+ with color pack: $499 ($449 for stroller frame; $50 for color pack)
BUGABOO ANT VS. BABYZEN YOYO+ WEIGHT
While both strollers are among the lightest on the market, the BabyZen YOYO is over two pounds lighter than the Bugaboo Ant
- ANT: 15.8 pounds
- YOYO+: 13.6 pounds
BUGABOO ANT VS. BABYZEN YOYO+ WEIGHT CAPACITY
The Babyzen Yoyo does not fully recline to a flat position. Babyzen advises waiting until 6 months. The ANT does have a near flat recline and can work with newborns.
The YOYO stroller can be used with a newborn by adding a bassinet or infant car seat.
- ANT: Newborn to 50 pounds
- YOYO+: 6 months to 40 pounds (from birth with bassinet or car seat)
BUGABOO ANT VS. BABYZEN YOYO+ FOLDED SIZE
Both strollers have an impressively compact fold and can fit into most airlines overhead bins. The ANT does have a wheelbarrow feature that when folded can still be wheeled in its unique pull along trolley mode.
Both may be compact enough to qualify as carry-on luggage, allowing for easier travel with your child. Keep in. Mind thought that some airlines do not allow strollers in overhead bins no matter the size. So check with your airline before traveling.
- ANT : 21.6"L x 14.9"W x 9.1"H
- YOYO+: 20" L x 17"W x 7"
BUGABOO ANT VS. BABYZEN YOYO+ WARRANTY
- ANT: 3 years with registration
- YOYO+: 2 years
CAR SEATS COMPATIBLE WITH BUGABOO ANT AND BABYZEN YOYO+
The YOYO works with the following car seats
- Nuna PIPA, PIPA Lite or PIPA Lite LX
- Cybex Aton, Aton 2, Aton Q or Cloud Q
- Maxi-Cosi Mico Max 30
The Bugaboo ANT full list of car seats comparable coming soon.