With the Graphene 360+ Extreme S, Head adds a new mold to the Extreme family. With its 105 square inch head, this racquet puts the big power and juicy spin potential of the Extreme series into a more forgiving and user-friendly package. At only 10.2 ounces strung, this stick is perfect for the rising intermediate who is looking to hit a powerful ball. It should also work for the savvy doubles veteran who is looking for a powerfully precise weapon. This version features Graphene 360+, which combines the stability and power of Graphene 360 with SpiralFibers in the lower head for a cleaner feel at impact.It also comes with a reinforced Spin Shaft for greater torsional stability, along with 360 Spin Grommets, which use larger funnel shaped grommets to enable greater string movement and vicious snapback (think heavier ball rotation). On groundstrokes the Extreme S rewards medium length strokes with easy depth, and there is blistering pace available on full swings. Although this stick is quite powerful, there is enough spin-potential to bring the ball down hard. At net this racquet's 105 square inch head will give you a forgiving hitting experience, making it easy to achieve clean and effective contact with the ball. The head heavy balance keeps the racquet stable through impact, and there is enough power to finish points with authority. The Extreme S also shines on serve where the combination of power, spin and precision make it easy to stay aggressive. Ultimately, by adding a larger more powerful head size to the Extreme family, Head has given intermediate players even easier access to pace and spin. The above average comfort gives the one an edge over competing racquets.