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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…

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 so I still don’t expect a Fenix 4 folks.

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 Better battery life ANT+ FE-C trainer control Varia Radar/light support GLONASS Unlikely Bluetooth sensor support… Read Article →

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

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 Cycling Dynamics Better Screen Slimmer Improved Bluetooth Capacitive Touch screen ANT+ FE-C trainer control Varia… Read Article →

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, although is still receiving updates. It got Strava integration in 2015 among other updates, although… Read Article →

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 bluetooth uploads, doesn’t have ConnectIQ. Unfortunately, swimmers don’t tend to need this kind of training… Read Article →

Recommendation: Wait, this is imminent Expected Early 2017 seems most likely, probably at CES. Product Announced Available Fenix 1 JUL 10, 2012 AUG 2012 Fenix 2 Feb 20, 2014 March 2014 Fenix 3 January 5th, 2015 February 2015 Fenix 4 January 2017? Features Likely Improved ConnectIQ platform (CIQ 2) Faster Processor More memory New Running… Read Article →

Recommendation: Wait, this is overdue Expected End of 2016 at the earliest. Product Announced Available Forerunner 305 JAN 3, 2006 FEB 2006 Forerunner 310XT APR 2, 2009 JUN 2009 Forerunner 910XT OCT 4, 2011 JAN-APR 2012 Forerunner 920XT Oct 1st, 2014 Early Oct 2014 Forerunner 930XT Oct 2016? Features Likely Improved ConnectIQ platform New Running… Read Article →

Recommendation: Wait, new watch due shortly History Product Announced Available Fenix 1 JUL 10, 2012 AUG 2012 Fenix 2 Feb 20, 2014 March 2014 Fenix 3 January 5th, 2015 February 2015 Fenix 4 January 2017? Notes Despite the very short gap between Fenix 2 and Fenix 3 we are not expecting a replacement any time… Read Article →

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