If you commute to work on your bike, or frequently take biking trips for adventures and entertainment, you must have a good, useful GPS that could be fixed on your bike. Perhaps one of the biggest advantages of GPS for bikes is that they could be used to avoid bike thefts. Bike and cycle thefts have surged around the world, mainly because it is easy to sneak away a bike. But a good bike GPS could prevent your bike theft.
Mio Cyclo505 HC GPS
Cyclo505 HC GPS made by Mio is one of the best GPS for bikes. This is an all-rounder. You can fix it on your bike. You can connect it with your computer and plan a route before embarking on a long journey. Mio Cyclo GPS has some built-in maps, but you can always import and download more. The GPS also comes with a highly nifty cadence sensor and heart rate monitor. These gadgets could be synched with the GPS screen, so you can see your heart rate and other health metrics on the GPS screen while biking.
Garmin Edge 820
Garmin is an authority when it comes to bike GPS devices and computers. Garmin Edge 820 is open to third party apps and metrics, which means you can integrate and install loads of apps and maps in this GPS. The GPS device could be connected to Wifi, Bluetooth and ANT+. You can upload data from your phone to Garmin Edge. You can view text messages and calls on the bike computer GPS. An amazing feature of Garmin Edge is that your friends and family could follow you (if you want) on the map. This is useful in case you are going to far off areas and concerned that your family might get worried.
Memory Map 270 Pro
This is an extremely cheap bike GPS which could be used to avoid bike theft and general purposes. It has a barometric altimeter for an accurate indication of how much climbing your rides include. This GPS supports ANT+. This bike GPS has some amazing features like GPX route recorder, multi-sports options and lightweight robust construct.
Wahoo Elemnt Bolt
Elemnt Bolt GPS computer for bike is famous for its amazing battery life and usability. Elemnt Bolt has a compact size. This bike GPS is powered by Strava Live Segments, turn-by-turn navigation, Live Track. A fun feature named ‘take me anywhere’ lets you set any location as a destination and the GPS would guide you all the way to it. This GPS shows a slew of metrics like speed, heart rate, altitude, power, distance, time, temperature, sunset time, workout counters and much more. You can also connect the GPS with USB. It also has Bluetooth and Wifi.
Lezyne Enhanced Super GPS
Lezyne GPS has a solid X-Lock mount. The GPS has almost every feature you could think of: strava live, turn by turn navigation, heart rate, text messages and calls display and more. The GPS could be connected to via Bluetooth and USB.