What You Will Get Here
- How Do We Pick The Best Bike Computer?
- Garmin Edge 520
- Wahoo ELMNT
- Garmin Edge 25
- CatEye Strada
- Planet Bike Protege 9.0
- CatEye - Cycle Computer Bracket
- Sigma Sport BC8.12 8 Function Bicycle Computer
- CatEye - Strada Wireless Cycle Computer
- CatEye Padrone Wireless Bike Computer
- CatEye - Velo Wireless Cycle Computer
- Final Verdict
How Do We Pick The Best Bike Computer?
Nowadays it is unusual that a cyclist is riding a bicycle without a computer mounted on the handlebars. But how can you pick up the best computer bike? When it comes to setting up a computer on your bike a few considerations come into play. The first consideration is what type of cyclist you are?
If you are a beginner level cyclist, getting some basic data like how many miles you have traveled, what was your speed and the distance you traveled is enough. In this case, purchasing an inexpensive model will meet all of your demand.
The second consideration is you planning to ride a mountain bike? In case of a mountain bike, the durability of the bike comes first then advanced features. The third point is are you training to participate in race competition? In such a case, you need to have a computer with a stopwatch and of course, the computer should have the ability to figure out your cadence. Cadence means showing your geographic location, your rate of pedals per minute and your heart rate.
The four factors are the display of the bike computer. The display should be easily readable. It is because while riding a bike you just glimpse on the monitor to read data instantly. Armored with this valuable information, we hope you will pick the best bike computer.