Sunwise Equinox sunglasses review

We've tested the Equinox sunglasses from UK brand Sunwise. They're affordable, but do they match up to pricier options?

Cycling Weekly Verdict

Quality sunglasses well suited to cycling and sold at a sensible price

Reasons to buy
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    Lenses for all light conditions

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    Good optical quality

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    Comfortable for all-day riding

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    Can carry a spare set of lenses easily

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Reasons to avoid
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    Limited peripheral coverage

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    Non-photochromatic lenses

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Sunwise is a UK sports sunglasses brand which aims at the middle ground, rather than being super-expensive. It has a wide range of styles and lens types suitable for cycling and other sports, ranging up to a frameless design with photochromatic lenses at just under £100.

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Paul Norman

Paul started writing for Cycling Weekly in 2015, covering cycling tech, new bikes and product testing. Since then, he’s reviewed hundreds of bikes and thousands of other pieces of cycling equipment for the magazine and the Cycling Weekly website.

He’s been cycling for a lot longer than that though and his travels by bike have taken him all around Europe and to California. He’s been riding gravel since before gravel bikes existed too, riding a cyclocross bike through the Chilterns and along the South Downs.