Wahoo Upgrades the Ever Reliable ELEMNT BOLT GPS Cycling Computer
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The new ELEMNT BOLT from Wahoo Fitness now offers a crisp, color display, and expanded navigation features. The BOLT maintains the easy to use, intuitive interface, and connectivity that makes Wahoo ELEMNT computers the choice of many top cyclists and triathletes.
The new ELEMNT BOLT brings a 64-color, high-contrast screen, that makes it easy to focus on ride data. The 2.2 inch screen is made of durable, scratch-resistant Gorilla Glass and now features Smart Navigation, where it will automatically reroutes riders who stray from their planned route, lets riders change destinations, route back to the start, and retrace their rides right from the computer, without having to use a phone. An updated user interface offers customizable, color-highlighted fields to make it simple to focus on specific data metrics. In addition an ambient light sensor automatically adjusts the backlight to make sure that the screen is always easy to see, even on dawn patrols or dusky rides.
The aerodynamic, low-profile body continues the sleek design elements of the original BOLT, with Quick View LEDs on the top of the screen that provide turn-by-turn directions, signal approaching Strava Live segments, and provide notifications. With a 15 hour runtime and onboard memory increased to 16GB, the BOLT is designed to make exploring simple with millions of miles of roads and trails already preloaded. When paired with the Wahoo ELEMNT app, riders can easily customize their data screens, sync routes, and analyze data. And thanks to the BOLT’s IPX7 waterproofed body it stands up to the rainiest rides or even a botched creek crossing.
Features of the Wahoo ELEMNT BOLT
“BOLT has always been known for its sleek form factor, as well as its ease-of-use,” said Wahoo ELEMNT Product Manager Megan Powers. “We’re excited to add features that Wahooligans have been clamoring for, including a thoughtful use of color on the display, and Smart Navigation in a package that looks great on any bike. Like all of our ELEMNT GPS devices, BOLT integrates into the whole Wahoo ecosystem, whether you’re using the Multisport Handover mode to seamlessly track data in triathlon, or to control your KICKR.”
The new ELEMNT BOLT is priced at MSRP $279.99 and is available for purchase today at Wahoo dealers and at Wahoofitness.com.