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  • The Genius 730 27.5 bike is quicker and lighter than 29ers, but offers the same benefits of large-diameter wheels—more speed and better traction
  • Compared to 26 in. wheels, larger-diameter wheels roll over obstacles more easily so you won't stall going uphill over roots and loose soil
  • Hydroformed and butted 6061 aluminum frame is lightweight and sturdy; geometry has been fine-tuned to maximize suspension performance
  • TwinLoc system provides remote, bar-top control of suspension travel and lockout, letting you customize performance on the fly
  • 3 TwinLoc settings supply full travel front and rear, Traction mode (full travel on fork with limited rear suspension), and lockout for both front and rear
  • Fox 32 Float Evolution CTD Air suspension fork has 150mm of air-sprung travel; Fox Float CTD rear shock has a progressive damping curve and excellent sensitivity
  • Rear shock linkage chip lets you adjust head tube angle by 0.4° to meet your geometry preferences; oversize bearings help keep suspension stiff and responsive
  • Tapered head tube and 15mm front quick-release axle stiffen up the front end for enhanced strength and handling precision
  • 3x10 Shimano drivetrain features XT Shadow Plus rear derailleur along with Shimano SLX shifters and front derailleur for quick, efficient and precise performance
  • Shimano SLX BR-M675 hydraulic disc brakes offer responsive, progressive braking
  • Syncros XC67 wheels are outfitted with excellent all-arounder Schwalbe Rocket Ron tires to ensure great traction and fast-rolling performance on the trail
  • Interchangeable dropout system (IDS-SL) lets you switch between rear axle standards (142x12mm, 135x12mm and 135x10mm QR) to further tune and enhance performance
  • Specs on the Scott Genius 730 27.5 bike are subject to change


All bicycles sold at REI include a free warranty tune-up. New bikes go through a normal break-in period, after which readjustment is important for longevity and performance. Bring your new bike in to your local REI for its free tune-up within 20 hours of use or 6 months from purchase, whichever comes first. Contact your nearest REI bike shop to schedule this important service.

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Frame 6061 aluminum
Bike Suspension Full Suspension
Fork Fox 32 Float Evolution CTD, 150mm of travel
Rear Shock Fox Float CTD, with 3 mode settings
Crankset Shimano XT, 40/30/22
Bottom Bracket Shimano SM-BB71
Shifters Shimano SLX
Front Derailleur Shimano SLX
Rear Derailleur Shimano XT Shadow Plus
Rear Cogs Shimano Deore, 11-36, 10-speed
Number of Gears 30 gear(s)
Brakes Shimano SLX BR-M675 hydraulic disc
Brake Levers Shimano SLX
Rims Syncros XC67
Front Hub Shimano SLX, 32h
Rear Hub Shimano SLX, 32h
Wheel Size 27.5 inches
Tires Schwalbe Rocket Ron, 27 x 2.25
Handlebar Shape Flat Bar
Handlebar Syncros FL1.5
Stem Syncros TR1.5
Seat Post Syncros FL1.5
Saddle Syncros TR2.0
Pedals Sold Separately
Headset Ritchey Pro Minus tapered
Chain Shimano CN-HG54
Weight 28.16 pounds
Bike Weight Bike weight is based on median size, as sold, or the average of two median sizes.
Gender Unisex
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