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Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 review

We want to ensure that whether you’re spending £10K on a new lightweight race bike, £2 on a cycling water bottle or £212.39 on Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018, that you’re getting the very best you can get for your money. In today’s Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 review we’re going to look at why it scores 8.9/10 in our review and why we recommend it over many of the other 737 products in the Wheels category. We’ve started by giving you a top level score for each of the key areas when it comes to reviewing these products, these scores include a quality score, price score, review score and an overall score.










Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 reviews

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Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 Specification

Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 specs

Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018
Feature 1

Material: S6106 Alloy

Other Wheels found with this feature: 6

Feature 2

Use with Mavic Tubeless Tape

Other Wheels found with this feature: 21

Feature 3

Drilling: Traditional

Other Wheels found with this feature: 72

Feature 4

Rim Profile: Hookless

Other Wheels found with this feature: 21

Feature 5

Internal Width: 25mm

Other Wheels found with this feature: 10

Feature 6

Valve Hole Diameter: 6.5mm

Other Wheels found with this feature: 96

Feature 7

Tyre: Clincher UST Tubeless, Tubetype

Other Wheels found with this feature: 36

Feature 8

Joint: SUP

Other Wheels found with this feature: 41

Spec 1

Colour: Black

Other Wheels found with this spec: 6

Spec 2

Wheel Size: 29″

Other Wheels found with this spec: 21

Spec 3

Speed: 10/11 Speed

Other Wheels found with this spec: 72



Number of Reviews
Review Score

/ 5

Average score in category: 4.3


  • Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset. The Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset features a modern rim profile and is packed with technology in an exceptionally strong and light build that is tubeless-ready Agile and Versatile. These wheels are made using high-end, versatile components and precise machining make the wheels lighter without compromising on strength. They feature a 25mm internal width rim with a hookless profile and the TS-2 freewheel system makes for better tyre mounting, greater traction and faster acceleration Traction and Comfort. This is a simple and reliable build with 24 straight-pull bladed and double-butted spokes on both the front and rear wheels. A tubeless setup is the lightest and simplest way to get the most of mountain bike wheels, such as having better traction, more comfort, better rolling efficiency and reduced risk of flats Features: Rims: Material:¬†S6106 Alloy Use with Mavic Tubeless Tape Drilling:¬†Traditional Rim Profile: Hookless Internal Width: 25mm Valve Hole Diameter:¬†6 5mm Tyre:¬†Clincher UST Tubeless, Tubetype Joint: SUPSpokes: Material:¬†Steel Shape:¬†Straight pull, round Count:¬†24 front and rear Lacing:¬†2-crossHubs: Front & Rear Hub Body:¬†Aluminium Axle Material:¬†Aluminium Sealed cartridge bearings Freewheel:¬†TS-2 AlloyWeight: Pair:¬†1 81kg Front:¬†850g Rear:¬†965gTechnologies: TS-2 (Transfer System 2): Using 2 pawls engaging simultaneously, this freewheel system is also fitted with an alloy monobloc axle that is light, stiff and offers multiple compatibilities. UST Tubeless Ready: The UST concept improves traction, control and comfort while reducing inertia and flats. The Tubeless Ready construction results in a lighter tyre for improved performance. QRM (Qualit√© de Roulements Mavic): Mavic only uses high quality sealed cartridge bearings. On QRM wheels, they feature double sealing (2RS or LLU) together with tight C3 internal clearance Buy¬†Mavic Wheels & Tyres¬†from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World’s Largest Online Bike Store.
  • Product codes: 889645464213
  • P8466110

No matter what type of bike product your buying, from the simple accessories through to the full setup of your custom built road bike, there are lots of important considerations that you should take into account, especially when you’re shopping online and unable to test the product first. This is especially true when you’re buying products like Wheels.

Our aim is simple, help you get the very best products for your budget. Whether that’s Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 or an alternative, we’ll do our best to find you unbiased, genuine customer reviews to help you make your decision. We’ve found 737 different products in the Wheels category at Chain Reaction Cycles and we’ve also managed to find 335 products from Mavic (although only 123 of the 335 are in the Wheels category).

Our first piece of advice is for you to spend some time really getting to know what it is you’re looking for. An important feature for one person might be totally pointless and irrelevant to you, so get a good idea of what you want and need from your Wheels. Note down this list of key features that your product must have, that way when you’re comparing alternatives you have a starting point to decide whether one product meets your needs or not.

Price is the next and probably one of the most important factors of a purchase, so it’s really worthwhile spending a bit of time analysing the price of Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 and seeing how it stacks up against those offered by different brands or even other alternatives from Mavic. Below we’re going to get into the detail of Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 to help you see how the prices stack up.

We start this price analysis by looking at the price you can expect to pay for Wheels. There are 737 different products available at Chain Reaction Cycles, and of those 737, the average price is £558.70. There’s quite a variance in price in this category too with the lowest priced product we found at £0.01 and most expensive was £3149.99.

The next stage we went on to, was to look at the price of products from the brand: Mavic. The average price was £257.33 and we found that the price varies right from as little as £5.99 up to £2449 with Mavic products.

And finally we thought it would be good to give you an idea of Mavic products that appear specifically in the Wheels category. So you can see that the price of Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 at £212.39 is great value considering the average price of Mavic Wheels is £578.35 and the price varies from £71.99.

It’s also worth bearing in mind that we managed to find Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 during our price scan of several cycle retailers, for the amazing price of £212.39 which represents a £96.61 or 31% saving against RRP. If you think Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 ticks all of your boxes in terms of quality and features then it’s more than likely going to be a winner bearing in mind the price.

Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 Reviews

Reviews are obviously a key part of the buying process when buying any cycle gear, and that goes for Wheels too. Reading reviews if going to be the closest insight you get into how good Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 is, without actually trying or buying it. Over at Chain Reaction Cycles we managed to find reviews scoring it out of 5. That’s a great result considering the price and quality and the fact that it’s a product made by Mavic. In fact when you consider those points and combine it with the fact that the average review score in the Wheels category is 4.3 and the average score of products from Mavic is 4.1 it’s a steal. And actually, if you look specifically at products from Mavic in the Wheels category the average review score is 4.3.

That’s why you can see it was easy for us to give Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 such a high overall score of 8.9 / 10. It seems to have the perfect combination of features, quality and price making it a great all-rounder.

So our last piece of advice that we can offer is to take your time reading plenty of reviews now, you can see that there are reviews for Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 which score it , so it’s really worth spending a few minutes reading through lots of these to see what the key advantages or dislikes are. It will really reassure you when you come to buying online.

If you do go on to buy Mavic XA 27.5 MTB Wheelset 2018 or in fact any of the other Wheels, we would love to hear from you. Sharing your views will really help us to write more comprehensive reviews and we will share these thoughts with customers just like you that are looking to read reviews before they commit to buying.