Giant Cypress Dx 2020 [Review]

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Reviewed by Pedallers

Last Updated on September 20, 2020

OVERVIEW
Category 
Bikes
Make
Giant
Model
Cypress DX
Type
Hybrid
Year
2020

Giant Cypress Dx 2020 Review

The giant cypress DX makes riding much easier and fun with its comfortable upright positioning, Seatpost, and suspension fork that smooth out obstacles and bumps on the road. This hybrid bike is suitable for both young and aged, and its outstanding features allows you to enjoy ride irrespective of terrains. These features include ALUXX grade aluminum frame, tektro mechanical disc brakes, the 700c wheels, among other features that contribute to the performance of this bike. 

Features

ALUXX Grade Aluminum Frame

The frame offers an upright positioning, which, in turn, allows a rider to have a comfortable and more relaxed ride. The frame is very strong and durable, enabling you to ride on tough terrains without worrying about the condition of the bike. In addition, riders can comfortably ride for long hours without feeling back and neck pains afterward. The frames are also built for muddy roads, unstable paths, and smooth pavements too.

Suspension Seatpost

This feature also plays an important role. The suspension Seatpost, alongside the fork, does an excellent job of absorbing bumps and vibrations on the road. With this, the riders do not feel the effects of bumpy roads, and this makes the ride more fun with less stress. 

Giant P-X3 Multi-surface Tires

The cypress DX bike has tires that can do well on a variety of surfaces. The tires are not just perfect in size, but they are fast and tough as well. This feature contributes to offering smooth and relaxed rides. Having tires of the nature, the confidence of the rider is increased, and this is enough to trigger longer rides.

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SPECIFICATIONS

Frame: ALUXX grade aluminum

Fork: 63mm travel, SR Suntour NEX

Seat post: 30.9, alloy suspension

Brakes: mechanical disc, tektro TKB-172, 160mm

Rear derailleur: Shimano Altus

Front derailleur: microShift

Bottom bracket: sealed cartridge

Shifters: microShift

Hubs: 32h, loose ball bearing, alloy

Handlebar: high, alloy

Crankset: chainguard, forged alloy, 28/44

Pedals: platform plus comfort

Stem: alloy adjustable 

Shock: Not available

Saddle: Giant comfort

Brake levers: alloy

Rims: Giant GX28, disc, double wall

Spokes: 14g, stainless

Cassette: 8-speed, 11×34, Shimano CS-HG31

Tires: 700×45, multi-surface, Giant P-X3

Chains: KMC Z8.3

Sizes: extra small(XS), small(S), medium(M), large(L), extra large(XL)

Colors: silver, dark, metallic black

Pros
  • The cypress DX bike is highly durable
  • Its components are easy to set up
  • Riders can easily make adjustments where necessary especially for the Seatpost
  • The giant cypress DX can serve several purposes
  • The bike has a suspension fork that helps to provide smooth rides
Cons
  • The frame of this bike can rust if not properly cared for

FAQs

The cypress DX frame comes in what sizes?

This bike comes in different sizes from the extra small size to small, medium, large, and extra-large.

What kind of brakes are found on the giant cypress DX?

The giant cypress DX uses mechanical disc brakes, precisely the tektro TKB-172, which offers a powerful stop.

Conclusion

Giant Cypress DX is a bike that can fit into different riding styles and terrains while still offering comfort. Though the bike is very efficient on light trails, it can also move freely on rough paths as well, and it can be used to climb hills too. Riding is made easy and fun with the Cypress DX; all you have to do is to sit upright, relax, and keep pedaling. In general, this bike is a fun bike, and anyone who is in for a comfortable and fun ride can get this bike for a considerable amount, without breaking the bank.

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