Roam 2

Trek DS-2

Specialized

Crosstrail Disc

Raleigh

no

Frame 6061 AL 7005 AL 7005 AL  
 Integrated headset yes yes yes  
 Unitized seatstays yes no no  
Warranty lifetime lifetime lifetime  
Fork

Suntour NEX

63mm / HLO

Suntour NEX

63mm / HLO

Suntour NEX

63mm / HLO

 
Rear derailleur

Acera

9 speed

Acera

8 speed

Altus

8 speed

 
Front derailleur Acera Tourney Tourney  
Shifters Altus Acera Altus  
Crank

forged

28/38/48

forged

28/38/48

forged

28/38/48

 
Double-wall rims yes yes

yes

 
Oversize handlebar and stem

yes

yes

no

 
Brakes

hydraulic disc

hydraulic disc

hydraulic disc

 
Extras

kickstand

water bottle

?

?

?

?

 
Our assembly service / Premier wheelwork yes no no  
Manufacturer Merida  
Price $570 $660 $650