HJC RPHA 11 Pro Venom 2 Motorcycle Helmet Review

HJC RPHA 11 Pro Venom 2 Street Motorcycle Helmet Review

Brand : HJC Helmets 

Model: RPHA 11 Pro Venom

Weight: At around 3.6 pounds

Shield: anti-fog and sunglass visor. 

Certification: Meets all the certifications you need. It’s DOT and ECE Approved and meets the FMVSS 218 Standard as well.

NEW Design Release = HJC Carnage Marvel Motorcycle Helmet

HJC RPHA 11 Carnage Marvel Motorcycle Helmet

Brand : HJC Helmets  Model: RPHA Pro Carnage

Weight: ~3.6 pounds

Shield: anti-fog and sunglass visor. 

Certification: DOT and ECE Approved and meets the FMVSS 218 Standard as well.

NEW Design Release = HJC Anti-Venom Motorcycle Helmet

HJC Anti-Venom Motorcycle Helmet

Brand : HJC Helmets  Model: RPHA 11 Pro

Weight: ~3.6 pounds

Shield: anti-fog and sunglass visor. 

Certification: DOT and ECE Approved and meets the FMVSS 218 Standard as well.

HJC Pro Venom 2 RPHA 11 Motorcycle Helmet Review: Glossy, Macho and Tough

Who doesn’t love graphic design on your helmet? It makes it looks artistry and gives an insight to your personal style and aesthetics. Well if you are somebody who loves a bit extra, this helmet will definitely suit your personality. 

What better than a graphic designed helmet with advanced technology? With the HJC RPHA 11Pro Venom 2, you get the best of everything. Yes, double is better, right? Here’s a review on why HJC’s this helmet stands apart.

The Top Benefits of HJC RPHA 11 Pro Venom 2 Men’s Street Motorcycle Helmet

Here is a look at some of the features you will love.

  • Emergency Helmet Release

Adding a modern touch to the conventional head protective gear, this muscular beauty has an emergency release system for extra safety. It’s quick unlocking mechanism is advantageous in emergency situations. The cheek pads are designed accordingly so that the user doesn’t feel perturbed in rescue situations. 

The swift unlocking technology can even prove to be your savior in case you feel suffocated and want to feel the fresh air. 

  • Ant-fog optically superior 2D Flat Racing Shield

The shield in a helmet is glass covering that you can adjust accordingly to your needs and requirement. The HJC RPHA 11 Pro shield is equipped with anti-fog insert lenses, that won’t block your vision, even if snow blocks your road. The helmet has a wider eye port for better circumferential vision so that you can get a wider view of the lane beforehand. 

The shield is also eyeglass and sunglass friendly so that you can sport your eyewear with extra finesse. It also comes with a 2D flat racing shield. 

  • Dual Shield Lock System

Do you find yourself juggling between adjusting your visor and riding the bike? With HJC RPHA’s Venom, you can focus all your attention on riding while letting the dual shield lock system work its the charm. The spring-controlled lever mechanism lifts the shield up to 5 mm of initial shield position on tapping once the centrally placed button. The central button helps is easily accessible. 

  • Rapid-fire Shield replacement system

The shield comes with a replacement system that is quick and easy to install and doesn’t require professional skills to remove or install the helmet. The ratchet system allows simple and secure installation, so it makes the job easy even for beginners. 

  • Advanced Channeling Ventilation System Or the ACV system

While you wear a helmet to protect your skull, a well-ventilated interior will only add more to its comfort. With the ACV system, a proper flow of air is maintained in the interiors of the helmet, proper circulation is maintained meaning there is a continuous exchange of hot and humid air. So that the rider doesn’t feel burdened inside the chamber and also keeps receiving adequate amount of oxygen. 


  • Brand : HJC Helmets
  • Model: RPHA Venom 11 Pro
  • Weight: At around 3.6 pounds, it’s not exactly the lightest one out there. However, we have seen a few heavier ones in our list too.
  • Finish: You will love the finishing touches to this one, glossy with Graphic Design
  • Shield: Offers most of the features you expect from a good helmet today. Has an anti-fog and sunglass visor. Plus, it’s eyeglass friendly and the dual lock shield system offers extra protection.
  • Certification: Meets all the certifications you need. It’s DOT and ECE Approved and meets the FMVSS 218 Standard as well.
  • Additional Features

So, what are the other things that you will love about this Venom Helmet?

From amulti-cool interior, max airflow top vent, to interchangeable cheek pads, there is a lot going on for this one.

  • Multi-cool interior

The fabric used in the interior is anti-bacterial and, is infused with Polygiene Silver Chloride Technology that has excellent drying capabilities. The fabric also has the ability to absorb moisture, hence it days easily after thorough cleaning of the helmet. 

  • Max Air-Flow top vent

The top vent in the helmet allows maximum passage for the circulation of air. The flow of air can be controlled by a glove-friendly dial that is placed on each inlet vent. The new rubber trim on each vent control provides an intangible touch for precisely adjusting the dials. 

  • Interchangeable cheek pads

If the size of the cheek pad bothers you, you can change the cheek pads fit for your face structure. The helmet also has recessed speaker pockets that comes with removable ear speakers. Did we add that the cheek pads are also removable and washable?

  • Chin Curtain and Breath Deflector

The HJC RPHA Venom comes with a breath deflector that deflects the drivers breath to reduce fogging on the shield. It is installed in the top of the chin bar and covers the nose. The chin curtain help in reducing the amount of air flowing via the chin area. It also keeps bugs away from entering the nose area. 

Other important factors

  • A bit small in size

If you are a regular user of size M, opt for a larger size in case of the Venom. The cheek pads also need alterations in the size, since they provide you in different sizes you can adjust the cheek pads accordingly. 

The Final Verdict

Considering the price of the helmet and comparing it with other helmets offering the same specifications, the Venom stands out because of the interesting graphic design on the helmet and the advanced technology. 

Finding your right size is always going to bother you while you buy a helmet, but considering the anti-fog shield, the dual lock system, and the rapid shield replacement, the HJC RPHA venom is one of a kind. It is affordable and you do have to pay extra for the graphics but apart from that, the helmet is a perfect choice for bikers. 

I have been riding on two wheels on and off the road for +20 years. Having access to 100's of brands of helmets, gear, and bikes - you could say that I have the dream job of a motorcycle junkie.