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Ergobaby Performance Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 171 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 11 reasons to buy the Performance - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

79% of the reviewers give the Ergobaby Performance a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (65%)
Good (14%)
Average (9%)
Poor (5%)
Bad (5%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Ergobaby Performance:

Reviewers like these things about the Ergobaby Performance

  • Reviewers agree that the Ergobaby Performance baby carrier makes traveling more comfortable.
  • Other reviewers found that the polyester material of the bag makes it durable.
  • They mentioned that it could be worn on the front, hip, or back as the baby grows.
  • They also said that it has an extra padded waist belt and shoulder straps.
  • Other users mentioned that it fits multiple wearers from petite to larger body types.
  • Testers praised the extra-large zippered pocket where all essentials could be placed.
  • Other reviewers noted the presence of a tuckaway hood for sun & wind protection.
  • Other users noted that it has a deep and wide seat where the babies could comfortably stay.
  • Users thought that the pack is versatile.
  • They have also mentioned that there are vents on the main panel as well as the straps.
  • According to those who have used the backpack, it provides an excellent back support.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A user thought that it does not fit all sizes.
  • Another user felt that it was not comfortable to wear on the side of the parents.


vs Ergobaby Bags

The Ergobaby Performance ranks #2 compared with the other Ergobaby bags.

1Ergobaby Original
Ergobaby Original
2Ergobaby Performance
Ergobaby Performance

vs All Bags

The Ergobaby Performance ranks #2541 compared with all the bags we have checked.

2539Phantom Aquatics Walrus
Phantom Aquatics Walrus
2540Ergobaby Performance
Ergobaby Performance
2541Blackburn Outpost
Blackburn Outpost
2542Adidas Trefoil
Adidas Trefoil
2543SealLine Urban
SealLine Urban

Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Ergobaby Performance vs the Ergobaby Original.

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Ergobaby Performance vs Ergobaby Original

Ergobaby Performance
Ergobaby Performance


Based on 171 reviews

Ergobaby Original
Ergobaby Original

Based on 1,700 reviews

Weight: 1.5 oz

  • The Performance is rated somewhat worse than the Original.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 1,871 reviews of the two bags.

Both bags are available in these colors:

Selected Reviews

Backpack Gear Test

It is a versatile, lightweight and comfortable child carrier. It is the perfect pack for parents who like to hike while keeping their baby close.

Posted 10 February 2012 by Erin Foudy - Read full review

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Last updated on July 03, 2019