Koobi PRS Saddles

4.75/5 (28 Reviews)
MSRP : $150.00

Product Description

Our ultimate saddle features breakthrough "tunable suspension." Below the sleek leather and firm padding is our state of the art "tunable suspension." This simple to tune, light weight suspension uses proven elastomer spring technology, allowing the rider to tune the suspension to his or her own personal ride preference.
  • Ti rails
  • 298 grams
  • Width = 146mm
  • Women's specific model available

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    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:4
    Submitted by g-dawg

    Date Reviewed: July 12, 2014

    Strengths:    Firm padding, leather cover,comfy

    Weaknesses:    costly

    Bottom Line:   
    This review is for the koobi xenon. I got this saddle on a special deal, or I wouldn't have paid for it. It takes a little time to break in, but once the break in period is over this thing is amazing. Over the past several weeks I totally forget about my saddle. I ride up to 100 miles per ride, with no discomfort in my butt! Customer service has also been 1st class.

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:4
    Submitted by Dale B

    Date Reviewed: June 17, 2014

    Strengths:    Comfortable, tunable saddle. As an older rider I have found most modern bike saddles pretty hard on my skinny backside. The "15%" softer option for this saddle, along with the absorbers has been a good value for me, and increased my comfort and ability to handle longer rides.

    Weaknesses:    Had a problem with getting it to quiet down at first. Koobi gave me some suggestions and extended the return window. It worked and I have had no problems for several hundred miles now.

    Bottom Line:   
    Excellent option for riders having problems with excessively hard bike saddles, or those who ride on rough roads.

    Overall Rating:2
    Value Rating:2
    Submitted by Ed Rosa

    Date Reviewed: February 24, 2014

    Strengths:    Real leather and good looking.

    Weaknesses:    Not as comfortable as expected. Actually kind of hard.

    Bottom Line:   
    First, received saddle in a ziplock bag inside another USPS envelope! Company claims they were trying to save me $5 on shipping and handling. Like I care when buying a $200 saddle. No instructions on how to replace or adjust the rubber cushions. Had to get those emailed separately. Still not sure if the saddle feels hard because instructions are not clear to me as to how to adjust saddle. Overall, I don't recommend spending $200 for this saddle.

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Paul S

    Date Reviewed: June 12, 2013

    Strengths:    Elastomer shock absorbers work a treat and DON'T pop out. LEATHER cover NOT plastic. Comfortable and durable.

    Weaknesses:    The leather cover can stain.

    Bottom Line:   
    Saw it reviewed on here and thought I'd give it a try. I've had my PRS for over a year now and it's performed faultlessly. The cover is leather, not plastic (as a previous uninformed reviewer said), and the elastomer shock absorbers don't pop out unless you install them incorrectly.

    I would rate this saddle a little higher in the comfort stakes than the fizik Arione it replaced, and the Selle saddle before that. It allows me to slide onto it without catching on the nik's material.

    Overall - a great saddle that I will be keeping a looooong time.

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Robert H a Recreational Rider

    Date Reviewed: December 23, 2011

    Strengths:    A quality product & great customer service

    Bottom Line:   
    I originally heard about Koobi saddles at MTBR.com . I tried the AU Enduro 8 years ago & what a relief : Comfort , durablilty,good looks,bust most of al comfort on long rides . Then purchased the PRS Alpha . It has exceded my expectations

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    Price Paid:    $195.00

    Purchased At:   Koobi.com

    Similar Products Used:   Au Enduro

    Bike Setup:   Bianchi road bike

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