There is no better cycling companion than a Garmin bicycle computer. It offers useful insight that will help you a long way when riding. Whether you want to follow a route, record your workout performance or simply want to see the time or easy access to calls or text.
To make shopping for your new riding partner easier we have put together a list of 2022 best GPS bicycle computers.
One of our best-sellers is the GarminEdge530 bicycle computer which comes with a range of riding features such as incredible insight and data on your training performance, ride-specific mapping, heat and altitude acclimation and so much more. Edge 530 provide are super dynamic and insightful so you can optimise your riding abilities and beat your best. Whether you are urban pedalling, racing off-the-beaten-path or competing, 530 Garmin Edge will make you feel like you are a local.
The GPS offers preloaded maps that cover a broader area than before, also providing data of mountain bike treks worldwide. The bicycle computer can rate the difficulty of the trail and how smooth you descend so you can beat the score on your next run. You will never be lost with its step-by-step directions and turn alerts, and smart return route mapping. It also informs you how well you are holding up in different situations like altitude acclimation and weather conditions.
This model is also available as a bundle, including everything you need in one package; a GPS bike computer, heart rate monitor, cadence sensor and speed sensor.
Another recommended training partner is the dynamic Garmin Edge 830. This model highly focuses on your training efficiency, offering detailed information about your recent workout history and performance so you can see if your training is productive, if you are reaching your goals or overreaching. Edge 830 also detects how your body is reacting when riding, offering insight on training load, recovery time and VO2 max as well as how you are performing in different environments like at high altitudes and in hot weather.
The bike GPS is compatible with your electric bike system so you can view your eBike’s status including battery life, assistant level, support alerts and so much more when riding.
Edge 830 is designed with an improved battery capacity, offering up to 20 hours of insightful data.
The device uses multiple satellite systems, including GLONASS, GPS and Galileo, so it can track your location in more difficult environments than a GPS can alone. For safety measures, the Edge 130plus automatically sends your location to emergency operations if it detects an incident.
Super supportive for mountain bike riders with its ClimbPro feature which shows your uphill climbing grade and ascent so you can assess your efforts and capabilities. In addition, it comes with an MTB metric, tracking data like jump distance, jump count and air time.
Garmin GPS 130 Plus syncs with your smartphone so you can receive texts and alerts as well as your Garmin Connect account and training systems so you can plan your upcoming workouts and connect with other e-bike riders.
Available in a bundle including the Edge 130 Plus GPS computer and HRM chest band for more accurate data collection and performance review.
If you are looking for a bicycle computer with a bigger, colourful and clearer screen, then Garmin 1030 Plus Edge GPS is it for you! This device is ready for any adventure you might embark on from off-road trails, high-intensity rides or simply finding your way around the city.
Edge 1030 has an amazing battery life, lasting for up to 24 so you can go further without worrying about running out of battery. What makes the 1030 stand out is that it allows you to sync to both outdoor and indoor workouts applications so you can ride when and where you want.
The device also offers daily rides and workout suggestions based on your current training load. And is able to collect billions of trail path data that has been shared by other riders so you can easily find the best route for you. It also notifies you when it is time to hydrate or eat, how cool is that!
The LiveTrack function allows family and friends to see your planned route and follow your real-time location so they don’t have to worry about you when you explore the hidden outback.
GarminEdge 1030 is compatible with more apps than before, so you can pair it with your favourite training application and maps.
There you have it, the most sought after Garmin GPS devices for 2022. If you want to save time and money, why not buy the whole package where you get not just the bicycle computer but also essentials such as a Garmin bike mount, Cadence sensor, speed sensor and more.
Here are some of our most popular Garmin bundles:
- Edge 530 GPS and Sensor Bundle
- Edge 530 GPS and Mountain Bike Bundle
- Edge 830 GPS and Sensor Bundle
- Edge 830 GPS Mountain Bike Bundle
- Edge 130 PLUS GPS Bike Computer and HRM Bundle
- Edge 1030 PLUS GPS and Sensor Bundle
Garmin does not only offer top-edge GPS devices, but also high-end cycling accessories like chest band heart rate monitors, GPS bike mounts and power system pedals.
When pairing the HRM chest band with your GPS device you are more likely to receive accurate training performance data than without. The band allows you to consistently receive real-time, accurate heart rate data on your Garmin device so you can assess your shape and future training capabilities.
Here are our most popular heart rate monitors:
Moreover, at the end of last year, Garmin released a new type of high-end tech bike pedals called Rally. These pedals are designed with a unique sensing power system that allows you to precisely measure your cadence and pedal forces.
Check it out here.
Garmin offers a wide range of top-edge technology gear you can count on. They have the best of the best equipment when it comes to trail riding, long-distance road bike riding, competing or just enjoying the next adventure.