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Old 07-27-16, 05:54 PM
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Old 07-28-16, 08:10 AM
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I swear you could not have made a post that looked more like spam if you tried. What do you like about it?
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Old 07-28-16, 12:43 PM
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It's a GPS-enabled bike computer that has video capabilities. Not very interesting especially considering it's not available yet.
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Old 07-28-16, 01:47 PM
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What he probably likes about it is that he's promoting it, and if people buy it, he makes money....
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Old 07-28-16, 02:16 PM
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What he probably likes about it is that he's promoting it, and if people buy it, he makes money....
you know that for a fact, or is it just a gut feeling?
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Old 07-28-16, 04:30 PM
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I think it looks nice, but I have a lot of questions not answered on their website.

I haven't done a lot of video, but it doesn't say if it will record and store continuous video, say for a 24 hour ride.

External sensors? Real time Speed, Cadence, etc? Display shows power, but nothing on website about that. Average speed is nice too.

STRAVA?

Does it require cell phone activation? If so, does it function as a cell phone?
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Old 07-28-16, 05:04 PM
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Website didn't like my ad blocker
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Originally Posted by unterhausen View Post
I swear you could not have made a post that looked more like spam if you tried. What do you like about it?
I saw it on GNC show. Thought you guys might like it.

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What he probably likes about it is that he's promoting it, and if people buy it, he makes money....
You think you got it all figured out, huh?

I have nothing to do with the product.
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Old 07-28-16, 07:01 PM
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All will be revealed if it ever leaves the 'vaporware' product category.
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Old 07-29-16, 12:39 PM
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I'm not sure I need video that is triggered by my heart rate. What's that for? To capture the look on your face, right before you died climbing that 3-mile, 11% grade?

It appears to be a cell phone, without the useful bits. I love the mount, though. Very chic!
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