Question about thermostatic showers

I'm thinking of installing a thermostatic shower (Hansgrohe) in my upcoming bathroom renovation. My question is this:
I live in a small apartment building, and the bathroom in question is fairly far from the water heaters in the basement. If hot water hasn't been recently requested, it can take between 1 and 2 minutes of running the water to get hot water up to my apartment. Will this cause difficulties for the thermostatic shower, and headaches for me? Am I better off with a pressure balanced system?
Thanks in advance for any insight.
ONY
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