SRAM launches 1-by-12 Eagle mountain drivetrains, with 50-tooth large cog

By Stephen Frothingham

CHICAGO (BRAIN) — SRAM one-ups the 1-by market with its newly announced Eagle 12-speed drivetrain, boasting a 10-50T cassette.

Available at retail in June, Eagle will come in XX1 and X01 levels at MSRPs of $1,417 and $1,193, respectively. SRAM claims they are lighter (1,456 grams for XX1 and 1,502 grams for X01, not including bottom bracket), quieter, more durable and more precise than competing drivetrains.

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