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Myprotein Impact Whey Protein
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Quality of content
Myprotein Impact Whey Protein contains a type of protein called whey protein concentrate. Whey protein concentrate is probably the best source of protein you can find. It has a great amino acid distribution, has a great taste, and is usually fairly affordable.
Myprotein Impact Whey Protein scored 95 in our DIAAS analysis. The DIAAS score is a little below the best protein powders on the market. Although, it is not a poor score, it is still below the best products on the market. So, keep that in mind if protein quality is crucial to you. The analysis we did on the contents of this product, showed that it is Histidine, which limits the DIAAS score. Myprotein Impact Whey Protein by Myprotein has declared that it contains 71% protein, 7.9% carbohydrate and 7.5% fat.
This protein powder has a reasonably high protein concentration. This means that little or no fat or carbohydrate has been added. This is relevant to consumers interested in protein supplementation, but not in excess calories from other macronutrients. Myprotein Impact Whey Protein contains, what we consider, a normal amount of carbohydrates.
Should you choose Myprotein Impact Whey Protein? So, if you are concerned with the quality of the protein that you purchase, then you will be able to find a bunch of other products offering protein of a higher quality.
Taste and mixability
Our panel received the products in blinded containers for them to taste review. Myprotein Impact Whey Protein got an average score of 5.3 out of 10.
Myprotein has not really hit a homerun, when it came down to taste. With an average score of 5.3 it is only average in taste, mixability and texture.
The standard deviation was 1.9 across the review panelists, who rated this product. A standard deviation below two, indicates that the panel graded the product fairly similarly. Many of them agreed on how well it tasted.
Pricing is obviously important to take into consideration too. The price of a kilo of Myprotein Impact Whey Protein in the UK is approximately 15 pounds. That means that you will pay 0.44 pounds for a 30 gram shake and 0.01 for each gram of protein.
This puts Myprotein Impact Whey Protein in the category of affordable options. There are probably a few cheaper products available on the market, but if price is not the single most important factor for you, then this could definitely still be the right protein powder for you.