This bike computer guides you to any defined location with the simple input of a searchpoint or address by giving turn-by-turn directions. The bike-specific maps preloaded in the Edge Touring make it easy to get from one point to another and back again. The Edge Touring lets you select between cycling, tour cycling and mountain biking modes, and the unit calculates the most appropriate route accordingly. With roundtrip routing feature, you can tell this computer how far you d like to ride and then choose from up to 3 ride options that will bring you back to where you started. This touchscreen GPS is waterproof and allows you to analyze, categorize and share data using Garmin Connect and Garmin Adventures. Edge Touring Features: GPS Enabled Bike Computer, Part Number: 010-01163-00, 2.6"" Touchscreen Display - 160 x 240 pixels, MicroSD&trade Card Slot, Turn-By-Turn Prompts, Stores: -1000 Laps -200 Waypoints, Courses: Lets You Compete Against Previous Workouts, Auto Pause: - Pauses & Resumes Timer Based On Speed, Auto Lap: - Automatically Starts A New Lap, Garmin Connect&trade Compatible - An Online Community Where You Analyze, Categorize & Share Data, RoundTrip Routing, Customizable Touchscreen, Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery - Up To 17 Hours Of Operation, Waterproof: (IPX7) Standard, Included FREE: Quarter-Turn Bike Mount, USB Cable, Cycling Map on MicroSD&trade Card, Quick Start Manual"
I had been waiting a while to purchase a GPS-based bike computer, but the Garmin Edge 810 was a bit pricey for me. I wanted a unit that would track trips, show speed and distance, and have mapping and navigation capability. While the 810 had all of this, it also had a lot of stuff I didn't need.So when Garmin announced they were coming out with their touring model, I was excited. So far, here's what I think:Mapping -The maps that came pre-loaded on the device ar..
5 Month Update to review: from 5 stars down to 3. Nonstop issues syncing courses from Garmin Connect to device. Often won't recognize the device. It randomly erased a bunch of my data, and the navigation from courses often talks on a life of its own. Everything below still stands.Just got my first ride with this GPS and I love it. I had the Edge 200 until it broke, and decided to get mapping functions, as I travel a bit and wanted to try out the auto routing function. To..