Garmin 510 & 810...

by JohnnyBBM   January 1, 2013  

Thought people might be interested in this!

http://www.makestudio.co.uk/sites/beta/garmin_summertraining/en/cycling....

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Love my 800 and looking at the design looks similar, features maybe a lot different with a Bluetooth symbol shown and what looks like a differing GUI. Will await the official launch but won't be upgrading no matter how cool it is Wink

posted by Spooks [61 posts]
1st January 2013 - 21:29

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hhhmmm swish ... but as per spooks ... I'm staying with
my 800 (i think Big Grin)

still on the 3rd switch-back of Bwlch !

posted by therevokid [716 posts]
1st January 2013 - 22:14

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Yep, well 'appy with my 500.

Wonder how many pros will upgrade, as they like the current 500 due to its small screen size. The new body looks about 15% bigger but the screen roughly the same size.

Thinking

Sir Velo

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posted by Raleigh [1730 posts]
1st January 2013 - 22:42

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Well I have a forerunner 310XT and I WILL be upgrading to the 510 which looks well nice or at least sidegrading to the edge 500.

Sq

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posted by Squiggle [414 posts]
2nd January 2013 - 5:29

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There will be a new range launched this month. Has to happen as i've just got an Edge 800... Plain Face

In all seriousness, I'm impressed so far, just need to see why the cadence sensor didn't work on my ride yesterday. Like Garmin Connect also.

Beginner roadie, purely for pleasure. Loving those Shropshire lanes Smile Riding from London to Brussels via Amsterdam for charity in May. 2013

posted by lob [18 posts]
2nd January 2013 - 10:43

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I like the small size of my 500 and wouldnt want anything bigger. Not super impressed by it to be honest, the GPS tracking doesnt seem particularly accurate, and trying to follow a course on it is a waste of time as if its not freezing up, the unit is warning me that I'm off course when I'm not. Luckily I didnt pay for it so I'm happy to use it for HR data and a rough record of where I went! maybe Garmin can get the firmware right for the 510?

posted by rockfield [68 posts]
2nd January 2013 - 10:57

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