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New watch coming!

Ok so I have no direct proof, but DCRainmaker tweeted this weekend that someone on his flight was wearing an unreleased and unannounced sports watch. He also implied that he has one for testing in a reply to comments. I

Posted in Cycling, Garmin, Multisport, Polar, Running, Suunto, Swimming

Garmin at Sea Otter

Ok, so we’ve been expecting an Edge 820 and an Edge 1010 for a while. As I noted the other day Garmin just discounted some older units. Now… Garmin have TWO stands at Sea Otter! This is it kids, this

Posted in Cycling, Garmin, Polar

Garmin Edge 810 goes on sale

The Garmin Edge 810 has gone on sale. This could indicate an upcoming release of a replacement whether that is an 800 series or 1000 series since both of these are fairly old devices at this point. I wouldn’t necessarily

Posted in Cycling, Garmin, Uncategorized

Garmin Tactix Bravo

It looks like an update to the Tactix range will also Debut at CES This year. Based on Fenix 3 hardware but with added military functionality like the original Tactix. I give you, the Tactix Bravo…

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Garmin Fenix 3 HR

Well, time for me to eat some humble pie! Looks like there will be a Fenix 3 HR appearing at CES 2016 after all. Thanks to reader Sam for the heads up. The image name clearly says Fenix 3 HR

Posted in Cycling, Garmin, Multisport, Running, Swimming

Garmin Edge 1010

Recommendation: Buy the Edge 1000 if you need a computer Expected Early 2017 seems most likely, probably at CES. History Product Announced Available Edge 1000 APR 9, 2014 MAY 2014 Edge 1010 2017? Features Likely ConnectIQ 2 support Better Screen

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What we’re expecting, and when

Multisport Year <Devices 2016 Polar v800.next Suunto Ambit 4 Garmin Forerunner 930XT 2017 Fenix 4 Epix 2 Cycling Year <Devices 2016 Garmin Edge 820 2017 Garmin Edge 1010 Running Year <Devices 2016 Polar M400.Next 2017 Ambit 4R

Posted in Cycling, Garmin, Multisport, Polar, Running, Swimming

Garmin Edge 820

Recommendation: Imminent Expected Early2016 seems most likely, probably at CES.Summer 2016 if at all. History Product Announced Available Edge 800 AUG 26, 2010 NOV 2010 Edge 810 JAN 7, 2013 JAN 2013 Edge 820 JAN 2016? Features Likely ConnectIQ support

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Garmin Edge 810

Recommendation: Don’t buy, this device is end of life. History Product Announced Available Edge 800 AUG 26, 2010 NOV 2010 Edge 810 JAN 7, 2013 JAN 2013 Notes The Edge 810 has been around for a while at this point,

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Garmin Swim

Recommendation: Buy History Product Announced Available Swim Jun 25, 2012 Jul 5, 2012 Swim 2 Never? Notes OK, so this little unloved product is well overdue an update. It doesn’t support the swimming HR straps, doesn’t have GPS, doesn’t do

Posted in Garmin, Swimming