Dura Ace R9100 Pedals – vs – 105 5800 Pedals

Dura Ace R9100 Pedals vs 105 5800 Pedals. Are the Dura Ace Pedals worth the extra money compared to 105? We compare the 2 popular SPD-SL pedals from shimano.

Dura Ace R9100 Pedals

Low profile 8.8 mm body height from axle centre to cleat contact surface. Silky smooth 3-bearing axle system, two ball- and one wide roller-bearing Stainless steel pedal body plate for increased durability Open design allows for easy access and cleat adjustments Wider shoe cleat has a long life and is easier for walking than other cleats Large binding target allows quick engagement while wide cleats provides more efficient pedalling

Specifications

Weight 228 grams
Category Road
System SPD-SL

105 5800 SPD-SL Pedals

The 105 PD-5800 SPD-SL road pedal for high performance road racing. These are designed to match the 105 5800 11-speed group. The wide lightweight carbon body provides large shoe contact area to maximise power transfer and support whilst reducing weight.

Specifications

Weight 285 grams
Category Road
System SPD-SL