Le Joie i-Spin 360 is a Swivel car seat designed for children from birth to 105 cm (approx. 4 years). With this model, Joy is expanding its range of child car seats to include a model approved under the latest R129 regulations (i-Size) in force. The Joie i-Spin 360 is an improved version of the famous Joie Spin 360. This new model is equipped with a 360° swivel base which makes it easier to put your child in the car. The Joie i-Spin 360 is a car seat An affordable swivel chair with excellent levels of comfort and safety. Find out all the details about one of the best swivel car seats in its category.
Features of the Joie i-Spin 360 swivel car seat
Le Joie i-Spin 360 is a Swivel car seat for children from 40 to 105 cm (max. 19 kg) approved in accordance with latest i-Size regulations. Depending on your child's morphology, he or she will be able to travel back to the road in complete safety until your child is around 4 years old. When your child reaches 76 cm in height and/or 15 months of age, the seat can also be used for the following purposes facing the road. However, to offer your child the best possible protection, we recommend that you use the Joie i-Spin 360 in position back to the road as long as possible.
|Joie i-Spin 360
|From 40 to 105 cm
|19 kg max.
|From birth to 4 years approx.
|ISOFIX with strut
of the child
|Swivel car seat
|Back to the road
|From 40 to 105 cm
(from birth to 4 years approx.)
|Facing the road
|From 76 to 105 cm
(from 15 months to 4 years approx.)
|ADAC crash test
|65x58x51,5-62 cm (Road back)
65x58x62-76 cm (Face Route)
Joie i-Spin 360 Car Seat Safety
To make sure your child is as safe as possible, the Joie i-Spin 360 is equipped with additional protection against side impact (Guard Surround Safety), which are unique in that they deploy automatically every time you adjust your child's harness. This way, it will be impossible to forget to activate the protection. If necessary, you can always fold each of the protectors individually to free up a little space at the back, especially for the passenger in the middle.
As well as being extremely comfortable thanks to its memory foamThe safety of children is also ensured by the 3 layers of protection of the headrest (Tri Protect). The forces generated in an accident are absorbed to provide optimum protection for your baby's head.
Thanks to the Grow Together system, the headrest and harness can be with simultaneous height adjustment with one hand using the lever at the back of the headrest. In total, the Joie i-Spin 360 has 6 adjustment positions to adapt to each stage of your child's growth.
The comfort of the Joie i-Spin 360 swivel baby car seat
To support baby's body and head comfortably during the journey, the Joie i-Spin 360 has an excellent reducer for newborns. This insert is made up of 3 removable parts which snap on and off each other. In this way, each part can be removed separately to adapt to each child's morphology.
This baby car seat also features a Sleepytime reclining system that includes 6 tilt positions which can be used in both rear-facing and forward-facing positions. An ideal function for putting your child in a comfortable resting position. Positioned at the front of the seat, the adjustment lever is easily accessible from either side of the seat.
The car seat is also equipped with a lock function (Smart Ride) located on the front of the base to enable prevent rotation of the forward-facing seat before the minimum legal age.
Once installed in the seat, the child is secured by a 5-point harness non-slip, comfortable and safe. To prevent the straps from getting in the way when the child is sitting down, the fasteners can be kept open thanks to the brackets on the sides.
Overall, the quality of materials of the i-Spin 360 is very good. The fabric is pleasant to the touch and holds its shape well. The padding is also thick enough to hold your child comfortably. The hull structure is also perforated to allow air to circulate properly, so your child doesn't sweat on long journeys. Of course, this swivelling baby car seat is fully removable for easy machine cleaning.
Joie i-Spin 360 ADAC & TCS Crash Test Results
During the crash tests carried out in autumn 2019the Joie i-Spin 360 achieved excellent results at ADAC crash tests and TCS. During its assessment, the ADAC experts did not find a single serious fault. In particular, they noted a total absence of pollutants but also a low risk injuries in the event of a head-on collision, and even a very low risk injuries in the event of a side impact.
When installed with its back to the road, the Joie i-Spin 360 even received the highest crashworthiness rating. For its final score, the TCS awarded a 4 out of 5 stars (highly recommended), while the ADAC has judged this Swivel car seat as "Good" with an overall rating of 1,8 / 5,5.
Installing the Joie i-Spin 360 swivel baby car seat
Made easy by its isofix fixing systemThe Joie i-Spin 360 is very easy to install. The seat is equipped with retractable isofix connectors which slide individually to attach to the vehicle brackets. The load strut can be easily fitted to the floor of any vehicle to ensure a perfect fit. increased stability.
From visual colour indicators (red or green) indicate that the seat is correctly installed. This way, you can be sure you're travelling with a correctly installed car seat. As with most swivelling baby car seats of this category, the footprint of the Joie i-Spin 360 is quite large. As a result, once installed, the front passenger seat will need to be moved forward almost as far as possible, particularly in smaller vehicles.
The seat rotation (Simple Swivel) remains the biggest advantage of the Joie i-Spin 360. Unlike its predecessor, the Joie Spin 360This operation has become much simpler and more intuitive. Conveniently located on either side of the seat, the rotation knob makes it very easy to rotate the seat. car seat with just one hand, so you can put your child in the seat effortlessly. The Joie i-Spin 360 is then positioned with your back to the road or facing it just as simply.
Unlike its main competitors, such as Britax Dualfix i-Size or the Cybex Sirona i-SizeThe Joie i-Spin 360 does not have a anti-rebound bar. To prevent the seat from tipping over in the event of a collision, the seat and its base act as an anti-rebound bar. Once installed, the car seat is very close to the back of the vehicle's rear bench seat, which automatically reduces the space available for baby's legs in the back to the road.
- i-Size approved (R129)
- Swivel car seat
- Quick and easy to install
- Removable 3-part reducer
- Excellent crash test results
- Several tilt positions
- Overall dimensions
Differences between the Joie Spin 360 and the Joie i-Spin 360
Le Joie i-Spin 360 is the new version of the famous Joie Spin 360. Unlike its big brother, the Joie i-Spin 360 is now approved under the i-Size regulation (R129), which now classifies car seats based on the child's height rather than weight. But that's not the only new feature of this model.
The rotation mechanism of the Joie i-Spin 360 has become much easier with the Simple Swivel. The lever for swivelling the seat is now perfectly located on the side of the seat. Previously, you had to reach between the rear bench and the base of the seat. Joie Spin 360 to swivel the seat. Designed to remain permanently rear-facing, the Joie i-Spin 360 is also a little more spacious for the legs and now offers 6 tilt positions compared with 5 for his predecessor.
From a safety point of view, the Joie i-Spin 360 has been vastly improved, benefiting from the improvements brought about by the new homologation, with many new features. top marks in ADAC & TCS crash tests. With these new functions and a higher level of security, the Joie i-Spin 360 is also heavier by 1.8 kg but also a little more expensive than the Spin 360.
Our Opinion On The Joie i-Spin 360 Car Seat
Apart from a few minor faults, it's virtually faultless for the Joie i-Spin 360. In addition to rotate 360 to make your daily life easier, this model meets the latest requirements in safety and is no match for the most expensive models in its category. If you're looking for a car seat that's safe for your baby, affordable and easy to use, the Joie i-Spin 360 swivel car seat will meet your expectations perfectly.
Designed for children from birth to 105 cm (approx. 4 years old), the Joie i-Spin 360 is one of best swivel car seats on the market. Although it lags slightly behind other equivalent seats in terms of comfort, its value for money makes it an almost perfect model for travelling safely with baby in the car.
EASE OF USE