|String of the Year 2016 Survey
January 03-17, 2017
The String of the Year 2016 survey is finished.
181 members participated in this survey in order to vote for their favorite strings. Many thanks to all people who submitted their votes!
|Very important note: The result of this survey is based on opinion, not on testing. This means that it is not mandatory for the participants of this survey to have tested the strings they vote for. String reviews based on testing are collected in the ratings database. To see the strings with the best test results, please go to the Top5 Lists in the ratings database.|
After having won 4 times in the past 5 years, Solinco Tour Bite has been surpassed by its younger sister, Solinco Hyper-G, which won this year's "Poly of the Year" title. Last year's runner-up, Yonex Poly Tour Pro, made the third place this time.
No changes in the Non-Poly department - dominant multifilament string remains the Tecnifibre X-One Biphase, this year followed by WeissCannon Explosiv! and Tecnifibre NRG2.
WeissCannon Blue Rock 'n Power was voted "Newcomer of the Year 2016", outperforming Luxilon 4G Soft and Tecnifibre Pro Red Code Wax in this category.
Final result (most popular strings in 2016):