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Smith Vantage MIPS Helmet

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Aimee O’Brien, Snowboarding Expert
Daniela A, Ski Expert
max pilling, Ski Expert
By the Expert Community

Best for skiers seeking maximum head protection with MIPS technology.

Great for
  • ComfortDescribed as incredibly comfortable with BOA adjustment.
  • Ventilation21 vents for excellent climate control.
  • ProtectionMIPS technology provides excellent head protection.
Good for
  • DurabilityDented after a fall, but still functional.
  • AdjustabilityBOA adjustment system, but only one point of adjustability.

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The Smith Vantage MIPS Helmet is designed for skiers and snowboarders of all ability levels and provides them with excellent head protection. This helmet has numerous technical features including Zonal Koroyd™ coverage and MIPS® energy-absorbing impact protection. The Smith Vantage MIPS Helmet has multiple vents for airflow and is designed to integrate with Smith Goggles.

Key Features:

  • MIPS – This is a system designed to protect the brain by reducing rotational forces that occur when there is an angled impact on the head.
  • Koroyd – This material keeps the helmet lightweight and provides impact protection.
  • BOA Fit System – This is located on the back of the base of the helmet and gives the user the ability to customize the fit by turning the dial to the desired tightness to ensure a secure fit.
Ryan Bethel, Snowboarding Expert
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4.98 average rating

SizeS
Age GroupAdult
GenderUnisex
Model year2024
Helmet styleHalf shell
MIPSMIPS
Helmet ventingAdjustable Venting
MaterialKoroyd
AudioAudio compatible
Removable ear padsYes
Adjustable fitYes
Weight (g)500
ColorMatte Midnight Navy

4.8/5
Aimee O’Brien owns this product
The Smith vantage helmet is a quality helmet that provides excellent protection. It is warm and comfortable, with awesome adjustability in ventilation. On super cold and windy days, the vents can block out the wind to keep you warm. The internal padding and the padding around the ears are quality and comfortable. The BOA adjustable back allows you to dial... Read more
Ideal for
  • Protection
  • Ventilation
  • Oval shaped heads
Not ideal for
  • Sometimes people with round vs. oval heads may find this helmet uncomfortable
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Aimee O’Brien
Snowboarding Expert
4.8/5
Daniela A owns this product
I love this helmet, and it's saved me from potential concussions a couple of times. A ski of mine pre-released, sent me tumbling down onto some rocks on the side of the hill, and I came away unscathed aside from a few bruises. While the helmet was dented (and I purchased a new one), my skull was protected. The price point... Read more
Ideal for
  • Comfortable
  • Warm
  • Good fit with most Goggles
Not ideal for
  • Pricey
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Daniela A
Ski Expert
4.2/5
max pilling owns this product
I had this helmet for a few seasons. It is a tried and true helmet that will protect your dome. The MIPS technology protects your head from getting hit at different angles. With 21 vents, you will never get hot, and you can adjust your climate as needed. This helmet has protected me from concussions time and time again. My... Read more
Ideal for
  • People who need good ventilation
  • People who want goggles to fit well with helmet
  • Offers amazing protection
Not ideal for
  • Helmet is not the most durable helmet on the market
  • Only one point of adjustability
  • A little too much ventilation for really really cold days
Reviewed by:
max pilling
Ski Expert

Popular questions (4)

What do you love about this product?This helmet is well constructed, and saved me from concussions. It's comfortable, stylish, and works well with my Goggles. ...read more
Daniela A
Ski Expert
Why did you choose this product?Comfortable, keeps me warm, ear pieces are way more comfortable than other helmets, fits well with my Goggles, and has...read more
Daniela A
Ski Expert
What is the value for the money versus other options?It is on the pricer side, but well worth the price in my opinion. You're getting a quality helmet...read more
Daniela A
Ski Expert
What was your favorite moment with this gear?I had pre-released from my skis down a double black, and tumbled into some rocks on the side of the...read more
Daniela A
Ski Expert

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