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Ergobaby Performance Ventus Carrier - Graphite

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Product Description

The Ergobaby Performance Collection Ventus Carrier is the perfect lightweight companion for active parents and built for adventure. Inspired by the Latin word for wind, this carrier features a moisture-wicking mesh lining that provides plenty of ventilation for ultimate breathability so both baby and parent stay cooler. The curved shoulder straps maximize parent comfort in the back carry position. The slightly longer back panel is ideal for carrying babies (6 months+), allowing the carrier to be worn longer. Durable, lightweight and super cool, the Performance Collection Ventus Carrier is the perfect companion for any adventure.
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Additional Info

160049

A0C935D1

845197046772

BCPVENGRBLKNL

7 lbs

45 lbs

2 pounds

10.7 x 6.9 x 6.8

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Average Customer Rating:

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Ergobaby Performance Ventus Carrier - Graphite
 
4.4

(based on 107 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (65)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (26)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (4)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Lightweight (27)
  • Comfortable (21)
  • Strong construction (19)
  • Easy use (15)
  • Stylish (9)

Cons

  • Not enough pockets (5)
  • Difficult to set up (3)
  • Uncomfortable (3)

Best Uses

  • Out & about (22)
  • Daily use (17)
  • Travel (17)
  • Infants (16)
  • Toddler (9)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • First time parent (23), Parent of two or more children (5)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

So comfy!

Ok I'm new to the baby carrying world and I researched every single carrier out there. Tried the MOBY wrap but too much fabric and baby wasn't comfortable. Than read about the Ergobaby products...Read complete review

Ok I'm new to the baby carrying world and I researched every single carrier out there. Tried the MOBY wrap but too much fabric and baby wasn't comfortable. Than read about the Ergobaby products I knew it would be love at first ride. Borrowed the carrier in the Original style and it felt really good. Does get a few tries to get used too and baby did not like it at first, but it was because I wasn't placing him in right. So don't worry if you think your baby doesn't like it at first 3rd time is always a charm. Than thought hard on each carriers advantages and decided to get the Performance Ventus. My goodness is baby ever happy! Compared to the original this one feels so much more padded and light! Baby fell right asleep first stroll around the neighborhood. The mesh makes it so much more breathable as well especially now that it's summer. This is now my go to for shopping. No more lugging around strollers. So if your baby is om the warm side I would really suggest this carrier over the others hands down.

VS

Most Helpful Critical Review

 

Complete Waste of Money

I rarely leave negative reviews, but I had to for this product. I am super bummed that I wasted so much money on it. I used only a ring sling with my first...Read complete review

I rarely leave negative reviews, but I had to for this product. I am super bummed that I wasted so much money on it. I used only a ring sling with my first child, but wanted the option of an SSC with my second. After a lot of research on SSCs, I chose this one because of the Ergo's excellent reputation, recommendations from friends who love their regular Ergos, and we would be moving south when baby was a few months old. I thought this would be just like a regular Ergo, but more breathable. It is definitely not. I purchased the carrier when I was pregnant, then a natural infant insert after baby arrived and was just 6 lbs 11 oz. I used it a few times with her as a newborn and it was relatively comfortable to wear. She fit snugly in the insert and seemed happy in there. She grew very quickly and soon the insert wasn't necessary, but the little pillow was. This is when I realized just how weirdly shaped this carrier really is. Getting the little pillow placed and her with it was ridiculous. It moved around inside. It wasn't quite high enough for baby to see anything outside the carrier. I even tried using blankets to boost her instead, which was a little easier to maneuver, but still uncomfortable for both of us. The older she got, the worse this situation was. She is now 9 months old and we moved from NY to GA a few months ago. First, it's still quite hot, mesh or not. Second, she is huge for her age (she was 28 inches long and 18 lbs at just 6 months old) but STILL her head doesn't stick out of this carrier. She will arch her back, pull on the straps and strain to see out or scrunch her body down and shove her face under my arm to look out the armpit hole. She is not happy in there like she is in the ring sling, wrap, or even the cheap SSC I picked up to use around the house instead of this one. We both love baby wearing, just not this awful carrier. One-size-fits-most seems like a great selling point for this carrier. My husband and I would both be able to use it! But despite being an average size adult woman (5' 6" and 150 lbs), I have to tighten every strap on this (save the waist) all the way down as small as it will go. Again, the front is so long that it just swallows my baby. As you can imagine, having her trying to peek out by whatever means necessary is really uncomfortable for us both and frustrating for her. Not what you want when baby wearing. The carrier is well made and straps are secure, but easy to adjust, just as one would expect from the Ergo brand. It's an ill-fitting, massively long carrier. I wish I had been able to return it once I realized it was just never going to work for us. In the image she was 20 lbs. and had rolled receiving blankets plus my hand holding her up higher.

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5.0

Easy and Comfortable

By Vlee

from Scotch Plains, NJ

About Me First Time Parent

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy Use
  • Lightweight
  • Strong Construction

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Infants
    • Newborn
    • Out & About
    • Travel

    Comments about Ergobaby Performance Ventus Carrier - Graphite:

    The carrier is very simple and our son loves falling asleep in it. I wasn't sure how to put it on at first, but it was very simple once i got used to it.

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    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    1.0

    Complete Waste of Money

    By ArmyMama

    from Undisclosed

    Comments about Ergobaby Performance Ventus Carrier - Graphite:

    I rarely leave negative reviews, but I had to for this product. I am super bummed that I wasted so much money on it. I used only a ring sling with my first child, but wanted the option of an SSC with my second. After a lot of research on SSCs, I chose this one because of the Ergo's excellent reputation, recommendations from friends who love their regular Ergos, and we would be moving south when baby was a few months old. I thought this would be just like a regular Ergo, but more breathable. It is definitely not. I purchased the carrier when I was pregnant, then a natural infant insert after baby arrived and was just 6 lbs 11 oz. I used it a few times with her as a newborn and it was relatively comfortable to wear. She fit snugly in the insert and seemed happy in there. She grew very quickly and soon the insert wasn't necessary, but the little pillow was. This is when I realized just how weirdly shaped this carrier really is. Getting the little pillow placed and her with it was ridiculous. It moved around inside. It wasn't quite high enough for baby to see anything outside the carrier. I even tried using blankets to boost her instead, which was a little easier to maneuver, but still uncomfortable for both of us. The older she got, the worse this situation was. She is now 9 months old and we moved from NY to GA a few months ago. First, it's still quite hot, mesh or not. Second, she is huge for her age (she was 28 inches long and 18 lbs at just 6 months old) but STILL her head doesn't stick out of this carrier. She will arch her back, pull on the straps and strain to see out or scrunch her body down and shove her face under my arm to look out the armpit hole. She is not happy in there like she is in the ring sling, wrap, or even the cheap SSC I picked up to use around the house instead of this one. We both love baby wearing, just not this awful carrier. One-size-fits-most seems like a great selling point for this carrier. My husband and I would both be able to use it! But despite being an average size adult woman (5' 6" and 150 lbs), I have to tighten every strap on this (save the waist) all the way down as small as it will go. Again, the front is so long that it just swallows my baby. As you can imagine, having her trying to peek out by whatever means necessary is really uncomfortable for us both and frustrating for her. Not what you want when baby wearing. The carrier is well made and straps are secure, but easy to adjust, just as one would expect from the Ergo brand. It's an ill-fitting, massively long carrier. I wish I had been able to return it once I realized it was just never going to work for us. In the image she was 20 lbs. and had rolled receiving blankets plus my hand holding her up higher.

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    4.0

    Versatile and affordable

    By mommytimestwo

    from Chicago, IL

    About Me First Time Parent

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Easy Use
    • Lightweight
    • Strong Construction
    • Stylish

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Infants
      • Out & About
      • Toddlers
      • Travel

      Comments about Ergobaby Performance Ventus Carrier - Graphite:

      Really great product with versatile carrying modes. Worth the cost over and over.

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      5.0

      Great Features!!!!

      By guid_qa

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Ergobaby Performance Ventus Carrier - Graphite:

      I bought this a month ago and I am happy!!!! Why 6 characters too short?

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      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      2.0

      I want to love it!!

      By nriddick

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Ergobaby Performance Ventus Carrier - Graphite:

      I am so disappointed with this carrier! The back really comes up too high! It was ok when she was itty bitty because she would just snuggle in there, she slept all the time anyway. But now that she is one, she wants to look around and the top of the back is on her head. She gets so frustrated! It is very well made and comfortable for me to wear. Im just not sure why the back was made so much higher than the rest of the carriers, my daughter can't stand it. Unfortunately I think I am not going to be able to take this back now. I have waited too long.

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      4.0

      So convenient!

      By Raeford286

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Ergobaby Performance Ventus Carrier - Graphite:

      My baby's father and I love doing outdoor things and this baby carrier makes it possible with our little one. Love!

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      5.0

      very useful

      By normzzzzzzz

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Ergobaby Performance Ventus Carrier - Graphite:

      Bought this while back ago and I love it! Very useful amd comfy my son absolutely loves it he falls right asleep I haven't used it to breast feed in yet but the straps and all the adjustments are easy to access.

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      5.0

      Love it!

      By all4acrazyblonde

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Ergobaby Performance Ventus Carrier - Graphite:

      I am an avid hiker with 2 big wild dogs. The carrier has met all my needs. the infant insert is wonderful. Extra warmth for the cool/cold hikes. Nice and supportive for me. I can lean forward to grab my dogs and not have to worry about his head or him falling out. I would highly recommend!

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      5.0

      Love this carrier! My ...

      By Jewelz

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Ergobaby Performance Ventus Carrier - Graphite:

      Love this carrier! My child is two and has grown up in this. We are very active and use this daily. Its light weight, breathable, and comfortable for both of us.

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      5.0

      Love it!

      By Sbwikhoit

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Ergobaby Performance Ventus Carrier - Graphite:

      Great and comfortable product! I have used it with both of my girls. Would recommend to anyone!

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