Canyon's Sensible Bike Pc places Android Put on in your handlebars

Canyon's Smart Bike Computer puts Android Wear on your handlebars

Once you’re biking up a steep incline, hunched over the handlebars and desperately prepared your legs to maintain going, you do not need to be messing round together with your telephone or a second-fee biking pc. Bike producer Canyon has teamed up with Sony to discover a answer — and the fruits of their labor is the Sensible Bike Pc. It runs on Android Put on, so the 1.6-inch touchscreen can show a bunch of common biking apps together with Strava and Google Maps. The small, waterproof unit slides immediately into the stem, making certain the modern stylings of your journey aren’t ruined, and may hook up with your telephone over Bluetooth. As well as, it boasts as much as eight hours of battery life, constructed-in GPS and 4GB of inner storage, so you possibly can depart your handset at residence and nonetheless use a few of its important options.

The draw back? Canyon is looking it a “idea,” so there isn’t any assure it’s going to hit retailer cabinets. Having stated that, the corporate is aiming for a spring 2016 launch, with an estimated worth of €200. In fact, you possibly can all the time put on an Android Put on smartwatch, however having it immediately on the bike could possibly be helpful should you take pedal-energy significantly.

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