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I am testing a bike I really like this weekend. A Giant Defy Advanced 2. I can get the 2012 Defy Advanced 2 for $2000 or I can pick up a 2012 Defy Advanced for 3k. Do you think the electric shifting is work the 1k difference? I believe the 0 also comes with better wheels. Take into account I haven't seen in person the 0 in it's silver/red/black color scheme and I really like the Black/White color.
 

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I picked up the 0 in the offseason. Di2 is awesome and likely worth it (and yes the better wheelset helps as well). $3K is a pretty damn good deal as well.

If you were going based just on looks, I like the 2's looks better. The 0 is a bit bland (no exposed carbon) but it's also growing on me. If you can afford the extra money and are not just considering the looks, get the 0.

I still think the 2 is an extremely solid bike though.
 

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My wife rides a small Defy Advanced with 105 and has small hands. She finds shifting from small to large chainrings an issue with 105 levers.
As soon as the 2014 Advanced 0 with 6870 is available (at the right price), I'll be getting her one. Had I known, I'd have paid the extra for Di2 from the outset.

Di2 is not earth shattering but it is really nice and a god-send to some people.
 

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