garmin Expands its product range in India with the launch of two new products in its cycling product line. The company has launched a GPS cycling computer, Edge 1040 Solar and Varia RCT715 rearview radar with activated tail light built-in camera. The GPS cycling computer comes with the company’s own powerglass It claims to deliver 100 hours of battery life in technology and battery saver mode. On the other hand, Garmin’s Varia RCT715 consistently captures sharp, clear video during the ride.
price and availability
The Garmin Edge 1040 Solar comes with a price tag of Rs 72,990, while the Varia RCT715 radar camera is priced at Rs 40,490. Both products are available online Amazon India Website starting today (July 14).
Garmin Edge 1040 Solar
The Garmin Edge 1040 Solar features a multi-band GNSS technology that promises to offer accurate GPS placement in tough riding conditions. It also provides real-time monitoring and tracking. The company claims that the device is easy to setup and uses the Garmin Connect app.
The Garmin Edge 1040 Solar Firstbeat also provides insights from analytics such as VO2 max, recovery time, training load, training focus and more to see how their body is responding to their training efforts. 2 will also continue to provide daily workout suggestions based on the device. The rider’s current training load and VO2 max.
The device also offers a feature called ClimbPro which enables riders to view. In addition to receiving smart notifications and automatically uploading rides to Garmin Connect, the Edge 1040 Solar also easily integrates with the Taxindoor Trainer, So cyclists can ride whenever they want. When connected to the sensor, cyclists can track their sensor’s battery status with post-ride reporting directly on the Edge 1040 Solar and via the Garmin Connect smart device app via battery alert messages between rides.
Garmin Varia RCT715
Designed to protect riders, the Varia RCT715 provides maximum awareness and issues both visual and audio notifications to warn riders of oncoming vehicles up to 140 yards away. The tail light on the device can be seen up to a mile away, allowing drivers on the road to see the cyclist before the vehicle is seen by radar.
The device is compatible with the Garmin Edge bike computer, Garmin smartwatch or Veria smart device app. When paired with a compatible smartphone, the device integrates with select third-party apps, such as Ride with GPS, to let cyclists receive rear view radar notifications. The Varia RCT715 features up to 4 hours of battery life with radar and tail light on and solid high or night flash, and up to 6 hours with radar and tail light on day flash – all with the camera continuously recording at 1080p.