G5 Infant Car Seat in Merino Wool Overview

Weight Rating

  • For infants 4 - 30 lbs (1.8 - 13.6 kg) and 19 - 32 in (48 - 81 cm)
  • For low birth weight babies, use the Infant Insert (included) to improve the harness fit.

Perks for Baby 

  • Our state-of-the-art car seat is designed for baby’s protection, contentment, engagement, and exploration. 
  • Flame-retardant free (FR-free)
  • Luxuriously softour fine Merino Wool blend textile offers excellent airflow and absorbs moisture, so your baby isn’t sweaty and rides along comfortably. 
  • Merino wool reacts to changes in your baby’s body temperature and provides thermoregulation in any season or climate. 
  • Full-coverage UV sunshade with patented Paparazzi Shield® extension offers extra protection, and tucks away into sunshade when not in use. 
  • Infant head support insert is included. 
  • Included low-birth weight kit.
  • Merino Wool is a natural material with hypoallergenic properties and may be a good option for babies with sensitive skin or allergies to other fabrics. 

Perks for Parents 

  • Our Infant Car Seat installs securely in less than 60 seconds by turning the patented StrongArm® knob. 
  • Docks into SmartHub Base at any angle on stroller, in car, and on RockerBase, then rotates into position, helping to prevent injury to parents’ backs. 
  • Merino wool car seat is stain and odor resistant, due to the unique properties of wool which trap odor-causing bacteria and sweat molecules and releases them only when washed.  
  • Soft carrier handle and ergonomic side carry handles integrated with dock-and-rotate levers. 
  • We use Oeko-Tex® Standard 100 certified materials, so you can be confident that our Merino Wool fabric has been tested for harmful substances. 
  • Travel in a seat your baby is most comfortable in! Our Infant Car Seat is certified for use in aircrafts without the base while using seat belts. 
  • Easy care: machine wash in cold water on gentle cycle with mild detergent. It is recommended to wash the merino wool textile inside a pillowcase and in a front-loading washer. Line dry. 

Tech Specs 

  • 65% Merino Wool, 35% Polyester textile blended for durability. 
  • Because of its high ignition and melting points, Merino Wool is a naturally flame-resistant material. 
  • Our fabric is machine-washable and easy to remove with our patented design. 
  • Includes durable 5-point harness, infant head support insert, UV sunshade with Paparazzi Shield® extension. 
  • The G5 Infant Car Seat also fits on the G2 and G3 Strollers, as well as the O2 Jogger Stroller. All G2, G3, and G5 Orbit Baby SmartHubs share the same hub size. 

Pioneered for Safety 

  • Deep-cradle designfully lined with energy-absorbing EPP foam for maximum side impact protection. 
  • SmartHub® Car Seat Base is constructed with aerospace-grade aluminum, offering strength and 360-degree security in the car. 
  • Durable, ultra-secure 5-point harness. 
  • Clean, green and BFR-free (Brominated Flame Retardants).  
  • Our Merino Wool Infant Car Seat/Liner passes federal safety standards (FMVSS 302) without the use of excessive fire-retardant chemicals. 
  • Our Merino Wool blend is certified safe by Oeko-Tex® Standard 100 
  • LATCH compatible. 
  • Passes  FMVSS 213. 


  • SmartHub®
  • Paparazzi Shield® 
  • StrongArm®