Cypress DX

Trek

Verve 1

Trek

Verve 2

Raleigh

Detour 3.0

Specialized

Crossroads

Frame 6061 AL 7005 AL 7005 AL 6061 AL 7005 AL
Warranty lifetime lifetime lifetime lifetime lifetime
Integrated headset yes semi semi no no
Fork suspension rigid rigid rigid rigid
  63mm travel Hi-Tens 7005 AL 6061 AL Hi-Tens
Adjustable preload yes n/a yes yes n/a
Drivetrain

Shimano

8-speed

Shimano

7-speed

Shimano

8-speed

Shimano

8-speed

Shimano

7-speed

Shifters trigger trigger trigger trigger gripshift
Rear Derailleur Altus Altus Altus Tourney Tourney
Double-wall Rims yes yes yes yes yes
rear hub

cassette

11-34

f/w

14-34

cassette

11-32

cassette

11-34

f/w

14-34

Seat comfort sport sport comfort sport
Adjustable Stem yes no yes no yes
Suspension Seatpost yes no yes no no
Jagwire cables yes no no no no
Stainless spokes yes yes yes yes yes
Kickstand yes ? ? ? ?
Waterbottle yes ? ? ? ?
Our assembly service / Premier wheelwork yes no no no no
Manufacturer Boan Merida
Price $415 $440 $550 $440 $440