Originally Posted by Sander001
Racquet performance is dependant on specifications. Mass, size, weight distribution, pattern, stiffness etc.
Materials only matter as much as personal preference for feel is concerned but even that is limited because feel can be manipulated much more with the layup, altering stiffness in certain areas etc., which can allow for more of the desired frequencies to pass through to the player's hands. ...
Thanks for the clarification. Materials/technology, however, do matter if one cares about the feel and comfort.