Head Speed MP vs Speed Pro

Head’s Speed MP and Speed Pro are two of their top selling tennis rackets, due in no small part to the endorsement of these rackets by Jannik Sinner and Novak Djokovic.

In this article, I will look at the racket specs of both frames to see how they compare to each other.

Head Speed MP vs Speed Pro

Speed MP vs Speed Pro

Rackets Specs Comparison

Main Differences: The Speed MP has a lower strung weight (11.1oz vs 11.6oz), a lower swing weight (323 vs 329), a less head light balance (4 pts HL vs 6 pts HL), and a more open string pattern (16 x 19 vs 18 x20).

Similarities: Both rackets have the same head size (100in), racket length (27in), frame stiffness rating (62), and beam width (23mm).

Year Released:20222022
Design:Head Speed MP 2022Head Speed Pro
Head Size:100in100in
Strung Weight:315g (11.1oz)329g (11.6oz)
Unstrung Weight:300g (10.6oz)310g (10.9oz)
Swing weight:323329
Balance:4 pts HL6 pts HL
TW Stiffness Rating:6262
Power:Low to MediumLow
Player Level:Intermediate to AdvancedAdvanced
Beam Width:23mm23mm
Colors:Black and WhiteBlack and White
String Pattern:16 x 1918 x 20
Main Skips:7T,9T,7H,9H8T,10T,8H,10H
Grip Type:Head HydrosorbHead Hydrosorb
String Tension:48-57lbs48-57lbs

Below is a short YouTube video summarizing the specs of both rackets:

Head to Head

The MP is slightly better in terms of power and arm friendliness, with the Pro winning in terms of control and spin.

PowerWinner Grey
SpinWinner Grey
Arm FriendlinessWinner

Player Recommendations

The MP is best used by intermediate to advanced players, while the Pro is more suited to advanced players as it gives more control and spin for heavy hitters.

Player LevelMPPro

Pro Player Endorsements

Head’s Speed MP is endorsed by Jannik Sinner, Bianca Andreescu, Karolina Muchova, and Sloane Stephens, while the Speed Pro is endorsed by Novak Djokovic.

Where can you buy these tennis rackets?

The rackets are for sale in most good online tennis shops and on the official Head website.