2021 Giant Trance X 29 3

A 29″ aluminum frame full suspension trail bike with upper mid-range components, priced near the low end of the Trance model range. Compare the full range

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2021 Giant Trance X 29 3
MSRP$2,700
SuspensionFull
Travel135mm rear, 150mm front
Framealuminum
ForkRockShox 35 Gold RL
Wheels29″
Drivetrain1 × 12
GroupsetSX Eagle
BrakesHydraulic Disc
SeatpostDropper post
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Gearing

1 × 12 — 12 speed

Trance X 29 3

24 mph

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26 mph

The Trance X 29 3 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The Trance X 29 3 won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.


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Reviews

December 2021

Mountain Flyer
Giant Launches Updated Version Of Its Popular Trance Advanced Pro 29

Giant rolls out revamped Trance Advanced Pro 29 with new trail bike features including more travel, adjustable geometry, internal frame storage and a whole lot more. Here's our first look!

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June 2021

Bicycling
Giant’s Trance X Advanced 29 Trail Bike Might Be the Ideal Trail Bike for Most Riders

This outstanding value pops with energy.

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April 2021

Beta
The Beta Tests - Giant Trance X Advanced Pro 29 0

The “better mousetrap” theory is tested in the Trance X 29. Spry handling and burly intent meet a mess of ones and zeros in FOX Live Valve

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January 2021

ENDURO Mountainbike Magazine
Reviewing the GIANT Trance X Advanced PRO 1 - An eXtra helping of fun!

With the Trance X Advanced, GIANT present their latest, 29", 150/135 mm travel do-it-all trail bike. We put it to the test.

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November 2020

Mountain Bike Action
Mountain Bike Action Bike Test: Giant Trance X Advanced Pro 29 0

Classic roots meet future integration

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September 2020

BIKE Magazine
First Impressions: Giant Trance X Advanced Pro 29 0

The new Giant Trance X has relatively quick handling and enough travel to take aggressive riding on challenging terrain.

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September 2020

BikeRadar
Giant Trance X Advanced Pro 29 0 first ride review

While these are still early impressions, it's an exciting new trail bike that’s eager to cover ground quickly and feels incredibly efficient thanks to the Fox Live Valve system. You’ll need to take some time trying to quieten that cable rattle down though

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September 2020

Loam Wolf
Review: Giant Trance X 29 Advanced Pro 0

GIANT TRANCE X 29 ADVANCED PRO 0 REVIEW Words by Mike Wirth/GooseWorks Photos by Jon Coultard & Cameron Baird/Giant Bicycles The Trance has been the flagship trailbike in Giant’s lineup since 2005 when they first introduced their signature Maestro suspension design. Over the years, the

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Geometry

Sizing
SM

5'4" – 5'9"

MD

5'6" – 6'0"

LG

5'10" – 6'3"

XL

6'1" – 6'6"


Specs
Build
Frame

ALUXX SL-Grade Aluminum front and rear triangles, 135mm Maestro suspension, flip chip

ColorBlack / Black Chrome/chrome

Fork

RockShox 35 Gold RL, 150mm, Boost 15x110 Maxle Stealth, 44mm offset, custom tuned for Giant

Rear Shock

Fox Float DPS Performance, 185/55, custom tuned for Giant*

Bottom Bracket

SRAM DUB, press fit

Stem

Giant Contact SL 35

Handlebar

Giant Contact Trail, 35

Saddle

Giant Romero

Seatpost

Giant Contact Switch dropper with remote, 30.9

Pedals

N/A

Groupset
Rear Derailleur

SRAM SX Eagle

Front Derailleur

N/A

Crank

SRAM SX Eagle, DUB Boost, 30t

Shifters

SRAM SX Eagle

Cassette

SRAM SX Eagle, 12-speed, 11x50

Chain

SRAM

Brakes

Shimano MT420 hydraulic 4-piston (F:203mm, R:180mm)

Brake Levers

Shimano MT401

Wheels
Rims

Giant AM 29 wheelset, alloy, 30mm inner

Spokes

Sapim

Front Hub

Giant Performance Tracker, [F] Boost 15x110mm [R] Boost 12x148mm, sealed bearing

Rear Hub

Giant Performance Tracker, [F] Boost 15x110mm [R] Boost 12x148mm, sealed bearing

Tires

[F] Maxxis Minion DHF, tubeless, 29x2.5, WT, EXO, TR [R] Maxxis Dissector, tubeless, 29x2.4, WT, EXO, TR

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