In Depth Staff Reviews:
By: Matt McDonald
Dynastar has dialed in their collection in the last couple years around the Legend X family on both the men's and women's sides. We're big fans of the skis here at Powder7—we've enjoyed ripping groomers, slicing bumps, and playing in the trees with them. So we're not surprised to see only cosmetic changes for 2020 Dynastar skis on the Legend front. Those cosmetics look sweet, too.
Did we mention ripping groomers? Well the Dynastar Speed Zone has always been a fun ski to do that with, albeit a stiff and aggressive one. For 2020, Dynastar rolls out a new line of carving-oriented all-mountain skis, the Speed Zone 4X4. "These skis feel light and ski heavy," said one rep at Outdoor Retailer. The Pro versions (82 and 78) include metal and some early rise.
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By: Matt McDonald
Check out our preview of 2020 Dynastar skis.
Highlights from the 2019 Dynastar skis lineup:
Maintaining the heritage of the Legend label, Dynastar builds some strategic updates into the line for 2019.
The X75 and X80 are new additions, while the X84 and X88 come back stronger and more powerful. The Legend's new shape looks to really impact the wider skis in the line, offering easier turn initiation and better float—characteristics that should help them excel in a highly competitive category.
On the women's side, the Legend W comes in at waist widths of 96, 88, 84, and 80. Dynastar aims to get maximum versatility out of the line, meeting the needs of women skiers with different styles and abilities. The construction updates from the men's side ... Continue Reading
2019 Dynastar Legend X96 Description:
Part of the all-new Legend series, the Legend X96 has a perfect combination of power and playfulness that is sure to impress. Lightweight, balanced, and responsive, Dynastar's signature Powerdrive Free construction offers a stable ride on a quick turning ski. At 96mm underfoot, the Legend X96 is right in the sweet spot for an all-mountain skier looking to spend 50% of the day on piste and 50% off. If you're looking to rail groomers on your way to dicing it up in the trees, the Legend X96 will quickly become your go-to ski for crushing the whole mountain.
2019 Dynastar Legend X96 Specs: