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Awards  Editors' Choice Award Editors' Choice Award  Best Buy Award 
Price $105 List$160.00 at Amazon
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Pros Lightweight, affordable priceWell-ventilated, adjustable and comfortable, sleek and classy styleLightweight, comfortable, low profile, good ventilationGreat ventilation, elegant style, advanced MIPS liner designComfortable, adjustable, durable, inexpensive
Cons Awkward adjustment system, lacks comfortSlightly heavy for a high-end helmetExpensiveExpensive, heavier than other high-end helmetsHeavier, slightly less ventilation
Bottom Line A budget helmet that lacks the comfort and adjustability found on most other modelsA stylish, comfortable helmet with outstanding ventilation and solid all-around performanceLightweight comfort and performance from a semi aerodynamic model that ventilates wellA unique MIPS liner design with great ventilation highlight this expensive choiceTremendous value packed into a helmet with a multitude of high-end features
Rating Categories Bontrager Starvos MIPS Bell Z20 MIPS Giro Synthe MIPS Giro Aether MIPS Giro Agilis MIPS
Comfort (20%)
4
9
9
7
9
Adjustability (15%)
5
8
8
9
9
Weight (15%)
7
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6
Style (15%)
5
9
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Ventilation (20%)
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Durability (15%)
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Specs Bontrager Starvos... Bell Z20 MIPS Giro Synthe MIPS Giro Aether MIPS Giro Agilis MIPS
Weight (grams) 327 g (size L) 336 g (size L) 312 g (size L) 330 g (size L) 336 g (size L)
MIPS Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Number of vents 21 18 19 11 32
Sizes S, M, L, XL S, M, L S, M, L S, M, L S, M, L
Size Range (cm) 58-63 cm (size L) 58-62 cm (size L) 59-63 cm (size L) 59-63 cm (size L) 59-63 cm (size L)
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