Firmware

Garmin EDGE 530/830 & 1030 Firmware Updates // Indoor ClimbPro & Lots More…

A huge release of updates this week (Late October 2019) for the Garmin Edge 530, 830, and 1030 Cycling GPS Computers. Here’s my wrap of the change-log top to bottom with a Lama Lab test of the improved indoor trainer control and virtual ClimbPro. Links for More Information: Edge 530 Firmware 5.00 Details: http://bit.ly/2NjRpqH Edge […]

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Elite UPGRADO Firmware Updater // 5 Tips for Updating Trainer Firmware

This week Elite have released the Upgrado app that allows owners of Elite trainers to update the firmware on their units. Upgrado App: Apple App Store: https://apple.co/31EaJE5 Google Play Store: http://bit.ly/2Jjl41T Top FIVE tips for updating firmware on your Smart Trainer: 1 – Reboot your trainer before commending the update. If your trainer has been […]

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Garmin EDGE 1030 Firmware 8.00: ClimbPro & LOTS of New Features!

Garmin Edge 1030 software version 8.00 brings this unit up to x30 level features with ClimbPro and more metrics than you could ever imagine. This is the most significant update to the 1030 cycling GPS unit since release over two years ago. Garmin Edge 1030 Official Firmware Site: http://bit.ly/2lRIliP Garmin Edge 1030 (Amazon US): https://amzn.to/2O4kwAg

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GPLama vs Magpies: Round 2 // Swoopr Technology 🚴🦅😂 (Custom Wahoo Radar Icon)

A bit of fun with this one showcasing a (possible) upcoming feature of the Wahoo Elemnt units that allows customisation of the alert/car icon for the Radar support. Australia swooping season can be a nervous time on a bike. Here’s how these crafty creatures defend their territory and my tips to coexist with them for […]

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Wahoo KICKR Smart Trainer Updates: Cadence // Bluetooth Connections

The latest firmware released by Wahoo for both the Kickr18 and Kickr CORE direct drive smart trainers come with two new features. One that brings the Kickr18 and CORE more in line with other trainers on the market and the other is a first we’ve seen on any trainer. Cadence: The Kickr18 and CORE will […]

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Wahoo ANT+ RADAR Support: ELEMNT | BOLT | ROAM // FEATURE UPDATE!

Wahoo today add support for the ANT+ RADAR profile – Meaning the much requested and long awaited support for the Garmin Varia Radar is here! The RADAR device is a rear bike light and also a car detecting radar device. Yep, it’ll detect and alert you of approaching traffic 140m/153 yards away – and indicate […]

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Garmin EDGE: Installing Public Beta Firmware // Getting New Features Faster!

Ever wanted to be ahead of the curve when it comes to features (and fixes) on your Garmin cycling GPS head units and wearables? Here’s the run-down on what you need to know for installing Garmin Public Beta firmware. This video covers four key areas: – The pros and cons of using public beta firmware. […]

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InPeak PowerCrank (Gen 2) Power Meter: New Firmware // Details // Data Review

The InPeak PowerCrank Gen II power meter receives an important firmware update today addressing a number of issues identified in the Lama Lab. I’ve covered this power meter a few months ago, but this update made the experience worth revisiting. Unit Specifications: Type: Single Sided Power Crank (Shimano Ultegra 6800) Frame Compatibility: 10mm between crankarm and […]

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Wahoo ELEMNT ROAM Update: Strava (and other!) Turn-by-Turn Navigation Feature

The Wahoo ELEMNT ROAM Cycling GPS now has the ability to calculate Turn by Turn navigational cues for Strava routes, along with other route sources that do not contain the predefined cues. Here’s my initial test of a Strava route export and road test of this navigation update on the ROAM. Buy Wahoo ELEMNT ROAM […]

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Favero Assioma Power Meter: IAV Cycling Dynamics Update // Firmware 4.04

The long awaited and anticipated update to the Favero Assioma power meter pedals was released today. Firmware 4.04 with IAV Cycling Dynamics. Favero are implementing ONLY the Pedal Phase component of the CD standard. There’s no Platform Center Offset (PCO). So…..  they’re half way there. All the details are covered in my YouTube video below:

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