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Garmin EDGE Music Control

Garmin EDGE Music Control: Details // How-To 🎡

Sneaking into the features of the new Garmin EDGE Explore 2 was a ‘Music Controls’ Widget. Something people have been asking for, a lot! This widget provides EDGE users the same basic music player functionality as Garmin wearables have had for many years. This feature is currently only on the EDGE Explore 2 with EDGE […]

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Digital Peloton News: GARMIN Eurobike 2022 Announcements

Three new releases from Garmin on Day 1 of Eurobike 2022: A new Garmin Edge Explore GPS cycling computer, the Edge Power Mount, and a small refresh to the HRM Pro premium HR strap that now comes with easy access to the battery compartment.   Links: Garmin Edge Explore 2 (Amazon US): https://amzn.to/3AYjhen Garmin Edge […]

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GPLama Cycling GPS Startup Times

16 Cycling GPS Computer Startup Times TESTED!

Bike computer startup time seems to vary a LOT between different manufacturers and models. It also changes regularly with firmware updates and ‘optimisations’, sometimes not for the better. In this video I put 16 different cycling GPS computers to the test against the clock to measure their startup time.   NOTE: GPS/satellite lock is a […]

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Garmin Edge 1040 Solar GPLAMA

NEW GARMIN Edge 1040 Cycling GPS Computers: Details // Hands-On // SOLAR β˜€οΈ

The Edge 1040 and Edge 1040 Solar is the new flagship GPS bike computer by Garmin. In this video I cover the key feature updates on both of these new GPS units, I give a quick run-down of my take on the new features, then it’s into a hands-on look at the new user interface… […]

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Lama RIDES: Dirty Pig & Whistle 2022 // The BEST Gravel Roads // GoPro HERO 8 w/ Garmin RCT715

An on-bike video from the recent 2022 Dirty Pig & Whistle gravel event here in country Victoria. I was using a GoPro HERO 8 on the front of the bike set to 4k/60fps with stabilisation, and a new Garmin RCT715 radar/camera on the rear set to 1080/30 (no stabilisation available). I didn’t bother with any […]

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GPLama Varia Radar LOUD

LOUDER Garmin Varia RADAR Alerts: Using Bluetooth Audio Alerts // How-To

This video contains information on how to get LOUDER audio alerts from Bluetooth compatible Garmin Varia Radar devices.   Links: Garmin Varia Mobile App: https://bit.ly/38WhbzW RideWithGPS: https://bit.ly/3M5uICO GPLama Varia RCT715 Video: https://youtu.be/m_86IZfPY4U GPLama Varia RTL515 Video: https://youtu.be/UTLIeaRKN6c Where to Buy: Garmin Varia Radar RCT715 (Amazon US): https://amzn.to/3wqjBQy Garmin Varia Radar Light RTL515 (Amazon US): https://amzn.to/3gj7tXl […]

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Varia RCT715

Garmin VARIA Radar with CAMERA: RCT715 Details // Ride Review πŸš²πŸ“Έ

Garmin have finally added the most requested feature to their Varia Radar product – A CAMERA! Although the idea is somewhat simple, the user experience is anything but. There’s a steep learning curve that’s plagued with a number of shortfalls with the Varia App and the hardware. In this video I dig into all the […]

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Garmin EDGE Firmware GPLama

Garmin EDGE 530/830/1030/1030 Plus Firmware Updates [April 2022]

New Garmin EDGE Cycling GPS updates landed this week (April 2022) for the Garmin Edge 530, 830, 1030, and 1030 Plus. This video covers the change-log detail of what’s new and improved.   Quick Update Overview: ● ConnectIQ System 5. ● Di2 battery level returns to % number (for single battery Di2 systems). ● Navigation […]

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Tacx Neo Motion Plates

Tacx NEO Motion Plates // Front-to-Back Movement Accessory for the NEO Smart Trainer

The Tacx NEO Motion Plates are a lightweight compact accessory compatible with all NEO Smart Trainers that adds forward and backwards movement. In this video I take you through the details, installation, the ride experience, and the pricing.

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Garmin 6 Fields CIQ

Garmin EDGE Map + SIX Data Fields // MapDashboard ConnectIQ Data Field

The MapDashboard ConnectIQ Data Field allows you to display SIX configurable fields in a single Edge screen data field. Adding this to the Map page makes for one of the most useful ConnectIQ add-ons I’ve installed on the Edge cycling GPS units in a long time.   Links: MapDashboard on ConnectIQ: https://bit.ly/3ChGJ52 Garmin ConnectIQ App […]

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