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Blizzard Zero G 85 2015 vs. Atomic Backland 85 2021

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I've been able to find a pair of Blizzard Zero G 85s for ~£240 and a pair of Backland Tour 85s for a similarly good price. The former are the 2015 model however.

I'm wondering whether five years on the technology used to build the Backlands will be that much better or whether there's not much of a difference between the two in that regard.

I'm looking for a light-weight setup for ski mountaineering and multi-day tours and will be fitting Atomic Backland bindings to them (330g per foot).

Any thoughts appreciated.
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 Obviously A snowHead isn't a real person
Obviously A snowHead isn't a real person
@boobleblooble, what do the skis weigh, respectively? Zero Gs were I believe +/- same at least for last 2 years. Blister might have relevant reviews?
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Well, the person's real but it's just a made up name, see?
About the same I think, ~1,300g per ski. It's difficult to compare as the Blizzards are 185 and the Backlands 178.
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