smith I/O or Phenoms?? - Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums is the premier Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-18-2011, 01:34 AM   #1 (permalink)
Veteran Member
LTshredTN's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 569
Default smith I/O or Phenoms??

thinkin of either 2 of these goggles, if u have them or tried them let me know how they are? i just want something that dont fog easy!
LTshredTN is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 02-18-2011, 06:09 AM   #2 (permalink)
Senior Member
henry06x's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Ohio
Posts: 381

never tried either. personally I like anon and how they fit, but I have loved the look of the I/O since they first released..

Academy Propaganda rev - Rome 390 Boss
New for 14-15
Yes the Basic - Now IPO
henry06x is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2011, 03:37 AM   #3 (permalink)
LI Boarder's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Long Island, NY
Posts: 31
Default I/O's

love them. Great vision and no fogging issues for me ever!
LI Boarder is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2011, 03:45 AM   #4 (permalink)
Veteran Member
linvillegorge's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Evergreen, CO
Posts: 8,426

I have the Phenoms and I'm a heat factory. I rarely have fogging issues.

I LOVE the I/Os though! Definitely my next goggles.
linvillegorge is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2011, 04:07 AM   #5 (permalink)
Veteran Member
Qball's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Mt. Hood, Oregon
Posts: 1,284

Currently have multiple pairs of phenoms, I have no idea how I ended up with so many, but they are great. Next goggles I buy will probably be I/Os though
Qball is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2011, 02:03 PM   #6 (permalink)
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: NYC looking for snow...
Posts: 678

I have the I/O and I love em. Comes with spare lenses and really easy to change out. No fogging issues as most 'new' goggles shouldn't anyway. I never tried the phenoms though but I love the field of vision I have with the I/O.
Magnum626 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2011, 02:13 PM   #7 (permalink)
Veteran Member
NWBoarder's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Port Orchard, WA
Posts: 2,056
Blog Entries: 10

My friend has the Phenoms and they are super nice and the lens is easy to change. That being said, I want to I/O's. They just look so super sweeet to me.
Oh yeah!? Well, my mom says I'm cool!
Originally Posted by Clayton Bigsby View Post
It never gets old, if you're in it for the passion, and not the fashion
NWBoarder is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2011, 08:50 PM   #8 (permalink)
Veteran Member
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 1,442

I own both of these goggles. They both work ok for me. The I/O's probably fog up a little bit more easily due to the open, frameless design. I use the I/O as my main and the phenoms as my back-up
Tarzanman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2011, 01:38 AM   #9 (permalink)
Veteran Member
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 1,610

I'm with Tarzanman. I've owned both and stuck with the phenoms because they didn't fog up as much as the I/Os. Both were great goggles, great fit and field of vision and easy to change lenses. You can't go wrong with either.
DC5R is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-21-2011, 05:42 PM   #10 (permalink)
Senior Member
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Long Island, NY
Posts: 117

How do the I/O goggles fit? I have the Anon Solace goggles now (I know they are a female model, but I was into the small frames)

I know smith has the I/Os too.
Csanto23 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:24 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
Baseball Forum Golf Forum Boxing Forum Snowmobile Forum
Basketball Forum Soccer Forum MMA Forum PWC Forum
Football Forum Cricket Forum Wrestling Forum ATV Forum
Hockey Forum Volleyball Forum Paintball Forum Snowboarding Forum
Tennis Forum Rugby Forums Lacrosse Forum Skiing Forums