How does the Bugaboo Fox compare against the UPPAbaby Vista 2018?
The most significant difference between the Fox and Vista is the versatality of the strollers.The Vista is a convertible stroller – that means that it can grow with your family and take a second seat, two car seats, two bassinets, or a combo of one and the other. While you can use the comfort wheeled-board with your Fox to allow an older toddler to sit along for the ride, the Fox is designed for one child.
The Bugaboo Fox weighs 21.8 lbs, less than the Vista which weighs in at 26.3 lbs.
The UPPAbaby Vista can hold up to 50 lbs in the main seat and 35 lbs in the second seat. The Bugaboo Fox can hold up to 48.5 lbs.
Wheels & Suspension
The wheels on the Bugaboo Fox measures 8.5″ / 12″ and the Vista wheels measure 8″ /11.5″ . Both strollers have large wheels and all-wheel suspension which means a smooth ride over any terrain. The Fox also features that awesome two-wheel mode for the sand and snow.
The UPPAbaby Vista is longer and wider than the Fox. Both strollers have adjustable handlebars and adjust to comparable heights.
The Bugaboo Fox features Bugaboo’s trademark 3-panel canopy that is enormous. There is no peek-a-boo window on Bugaboo’s regular canopies The Vista canopy is two-paneled with a pop-out visor that adds extra protection – there is a great magentic peek-a-boo window on it as well.
Both have nice roomy seats with included belly bars. The seats are quite high up on the frames so that you can wheel it up to the table. The seats reverse so that you can see your child or have them face the world. A huge difference between the two strollers is that Fox’s seat converts in the the bassinet, while the Vista includes a separate bassinet from the seat.
The Bugaboo Fox reclines to three positions – upright, rest, and sleep. The Vista features a nice 5 position recline. Both use just one hand.
The Vista has an adjustable footrest, while the Fox does not. The footwell on the Fox is a hard plastic so no fabrics get ruined from their shoes.
Both the Fox and Vista fold in one-piece and stand folded. They both need two hands – the Fox is definitely more steps but you do get the hang of it after practicing for a few times.
The Fox and Vista have huge underseat baskets with storage pockets for those valuables. The Vista basket can hold up to 30 lbs and the Fox’s up to 22 lbs.
Fabrics & Detailing
Both strollers are modern and updated. The Bugaboo Fox is definitely a bit more stylish with more attention to detail. The Bugaboo Fox can be completely designed from top to bottom – you choose the color base, seat base, canopy, handlebar grips and belly bar cover, and wheel color. With so many different options – your Fox is going to be exactly your style. The Vista is available in eight colors – some include a black base and some with the silver base. You cannot mix and match any parts. The Vista’s leather handlebar and belly bar covers are genuine leather, while the Fox’s are vegan leather.
The price of the Vista starts at $899 and the Fox starts at $1199. Pricing goes up from there depending on the colors you choose.
|Weight Capacity||50 /35 lbs||48.5 lbs|
|Dimensions||36″ L x 25.7″ W x 39.5-42.5″ H||32.8” L x 23.65” w x 42.7″ h|
|Folded Dimensions||17.25 x 25.7 x 33||15.7 x 23.6 x 34.6|
|What’s Included||Base, Seat, Bassinet, Seat Rain Covers, Bassinet Rain Cover, Bug Cover, Belly Bar||Base, Seat/Bassinet, Seat/Bassinet Rain Cover, Belly Bar|
|Basket Capacity||30 lbs||22 lbs|
|Canopy||2 panel + pop-out visor
includes peek-a-boo window
|Leather||Genuine Leather||Vegan Leather|