SRAM X9 Trigger Shifter Shifter Review

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March 17, 2016
 
Model/Year: 2015

Pros: double thumb triggers
responsive

Recommendation: very responsive. Always easy to shift gears on the trail. Never had any problems

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December 21, 2012
 
Pros: - Crisp and smooth
- Shifts quickly
- Good price
- Sleep and simple
- No gear indicator

Recommendation: In my mind X9 is the way to go. Its leagues ahead of the X7 shifters because it actually feels like a solid unit. The X7 and lower feel and look like a Costco special. It is also quite affordable, retailing at about half the price of X0, but you get the same precision and smoothness as the X0.

I'm a Sram guy so if you like their products I highly recommend the X9 and wouldn't spend the money on anything less.

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April 2, 2012
 
Pros: smooth precise shifting

Cons: no gear indicator

Recommendation: Highly recommended

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March 13, 2012
 
Model/Year: 2011

Pros: Don't realize they are there, perfect shifts when adjusted right.

Cons: Clamps are weak and expensive to replace. Tight's tight, too tight's broke!

Recommendation: I love these shifters. I highly recommend them.

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February 14, 2012
 
Pros: have had these for about two years never had an issue.

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December 4, 2010
 
Pros: Trouble-free performance, good value for the price

Cons: none

Recommendation: I have used this shifter on my urban bike for about a year. I liked it enough to replace a Shimano Rapidfire shifter on my XC bike. Like the other reviews say, the shifting is smooth, quick, and trouble-free. Both my bikes are setup 1X9 so I can't say how the front shifter would perform. I like the all push action on the triggers. The trigger placement feels perfect on the handlebar.

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November 30, 2010
 
Pros: asome performance. dependable shifting. matchmaker compatible.

Cons: none

Recommendation: never had anything but good control and dependability with these shifters. Love the thumb action onstesd of having to pull to go back down on the gears.

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November 30, 2010
 
Pros: Awesome performance

Cons: No display of which gear you're in.

Recommendation: Does the little display telling you which gear you're in really add that much weight, or do you just look like a n00b if you have it? Personally, I'd rather have the X7 shifters. Same performance, but with the gear display.

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November 30, 2009
 
Pros: Everything about them, Light, Solid, Crisp,

Cons: Nothing

Recommendation: Ditto to all of the other reviews. If you can afford it. Buy IT!

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August 23, 2009
 
Pros: SRAM, excellent shifting!

Cons: Nothing

Recommendation: As usual you'll find the 1:1 actuation, which is a huge plus, when using these trigger shifters you will never have to worry about shifting problems!

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SRAM X9 Trigger Shifter 4.92 out of 5 based on 14 ratings. 14 user reviews.