Bike Comparison

The Radon Slide 8.0 and CUBE STEREO 140 HPC RACE 27.5 are both 27.5″ full suspension trail bikes with high-end components. The Radon has an aluminum frame and a better fork, while the CUBE has a carbon frame, more travel, and a 1 × 12 drivetrain providing a wider range of gears. Explore the differences below.

    2019 Radon Slide 8.0
    2021 CUBE STEREO 140 HPC RACE 27.5
    MSRP($2,601)
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    CategoryTrailTrail
    Weight30.6 lbs30.6 lbs
    FrameAluminumCarbon
    ForkRockShox Revelation Charger RC
    
    Fox Rhythm Float 34
    
    WheelsAluminumAluminum
    Wheel Size27.5″27.5″
    Brake TypeHydraulic DiscHydraulic Disc
    GroupsetXT, SLX
    
    XT, Deore
    
    Drivetrain1 × 111 × 12
    Gear Range

    Radon Slide 8.0

    24 mph

    CUBE STEREO 140 HPC RACE 27.5

    26 mph
    SuspensionFullFull
    Front Travel150mm150mm
    Rear Travel130mm140mm
    SeatpostDropperDropper
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    Slide 8.0
    STEREO 140 HPC RACE 27.5

    Geometry

    Specs
    Frame

    Aluminum

    HPC Carbon Monocoque Advanced Twin Mold Technology, Aluminum 6061 T6 Rear Triangle, ATG, ETC 4-Link, ISCG Mount, Boost 148, AXH

    Fork

    RockShox Revelation RC, Charger, Boost

    Fox 34 Float Rhythm, 2-Position Sweep-Adjust GRIP Damper, Tapered, 15x110mm, 150mm

    Rear Shock

    RockShox Monarch, RT3, 190x51mm

    Fox Float DPS, 185x52.5mm, Open/Medium/Firm Mode

    Bottom Bracket

    Race Face, pressfit, 92mm

    Headset

    Acros AiX IS41/IS52

    VP Integrated, Top 1 1/8", Bottom 1 1/2"

    Stem

    Race Face AEffect 35, 50mm on 16"/18", 60mm on 20"/22"

    Race Face Aeffect R 35

    Handlebar

    Race Face AEffect, 35mm diameter, 760mm, 20mm rise

    Race Face Ride 35, 760mm

    Saddle

    Selle Italia X1

    Natural Fit Nuance Lite

    Seatpost

    Radon Dropper, 125mm on 16"/18", 150mm on 20"/22"

    CUBE Dropper Post, Handlebar Lever, Internal Cable Routing, 31.6mm, 130mm (120mm for size S)

    Pedals

    None

    Grips

    Ergon GE10, slim

    CUBE Race SL Grip 29.5mm, 1-Clamp

    Groupset
    Rear Derailleur

    Shimano XT RD-M8000-GS

    Shimano XT RD-M8100-SGS, ShadowPlus, 12-Speed

    Front Derailleur

    None

    Crank

    Race Face Aeffect, direct mount, 175mm

    Shimano FC-MT511, 32T, Boost, 170mm

    Shifters

    Shimano SLX SL-M7000-B, 11-speed, I-Spec B

    Shimano Deore SL-M6100, Rapidfire-Plus

    Cassette

    Shimano SLX CS-M7000, 11-46 tooth

    Shimano Deore CS-M6100, 10-51T

    Chain

    Shimano CN-HG601

    Shimano CN-M6100

    Chain Guide

    None

    Brakes

    Magura MT Trail Custom, Magura Storm HC 180mm rotors

    Shimano BR-MT520/MT500, Hydr. Disc Brake (203/180)

    Brake Levers

    Magura MT Trail Custom

    Wheels
    Rims

    Mavic XA wheelset, 30mm inner width

    Fulcrum Red Fire 55 EM, 28/28 Spokes, 15x110mm / 12x148mm, Tubeless Ready

    Spokes

    Mavic XA wheelset

    Front Hub

    Mavic XA wheelset

    Rear Hub

    Mavic XA wheelset

    Tires

    Schwalbe Nobby Nic, Addix-Speedgrip, TLE, Kevlar, 27.5" x 2.6"

    Schwalbe Nobby Nic, Super Ground, Addix Speedgrip, Kevlar, 2.35