Coming in under 4 pounds, the Mod Bandit weighs less than the Shoei Neotec II but a little more than the Schuberth C3 Pro. At $480, the price point it is only slightly more than the Ghost Bandit, less than the Shoei, but right up there with the C3. In our testing, however, the Simpson is a little louder than the direct competition on the road. The venting works and it’s nice that you can limit airflow when you want to as well. Being able to lock the chin bar up is great for riding around town or once you’re close to your destination and talking with friends from bike to bike.