SRAM XG 1150 10-42T 11 speed cassette

This is the 'value' option for 11 speed drive trains using the XD freehub driver.  At 394g it's not exactly a lightweight option, but certainly much less than some of the 500g+ cassettes in the cheaper Shimano and Sunrace varieties.

How good was it when you could buy a 300g XT 10 speed cassette for $50?

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11 speed XTR cassette

Looks like Shimano are finally coming to the party with an 11-speed offroad groupset. The XTR cassette has an 11-40 range (11-13-15-17-19-21-24-27-31-35-40) which should mean its compatible with a standard freehub. Its a pity to see that Shimano ...

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11-32 tooth cassettes

11-40t cassette options

Despite Shimano and SRAM refusing to make any sort of wide range 11-40t 10 speed cassette, there are a number of smaller manufacturers now offering solutions.

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Garbaruk 11-48 cassette

Is Garbaruk's 11 speed 11 to 48 (or 50) a viable alternative to SRAM Eagle 12 speed?