Ultegra 6800 Pedals – vs – 105 5800 Pedals

Ultegra 6800 Pedals vs 105 5800 Pedals. Are the Ultegra 6800 pedals worth the extra money compared to 105? We compare the 2 popular SPD-SL pedals from shimano.

Ultegra 6800 SPD-SL Pedals

The short carbon fibre body construction offers low weight, is super stiff and offers efficient power transfer. The PD-6800 features many of the same technologies as the flagship Dura Ace pedals with the PD-6800 only weighing 8g more. Lightweight. Efficient power transfer. Durable and solid interface quick and easy entry bindings. Adjustable entry and release tension settings. These pedals are also durable with a replaceable stainless steel plate that sits across the width of the pedal, protecting the carbon from minor abrasions and pressure caused during clipping and pedaling.

Specifications

Weight 260 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