Nrg4 cycling has announced a distribution deal for the UK and Ireland, which will take effect from August 2017 with stock arriving in September.
Xplova Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of tech giant Acer, is a manufacturer of premium outdoor cycling computers. Originally founded in 2008 by a group of biking and outdoor enthusiasts, it is now headquartered in New Taipei City, Taiwan.
Xplova products are marketed worldwide, and combine state-of-the-art design with intuitive software applications, comprehensive map packages and a community portal for the management and sharing of data.
The new deal will see Nrg4 distribute Xplova’s 5th generation cycling GPS computers. The Xplova X5 Evo is the only GPS computer with a built in wide screen camera that offers the ability to record various action videos with modes including data-linked auto recording, time-lapse photography, loop recording (or dash-cam mode) and manual recording, potentially eliminating the need to buy an actual GoPro or similar camera.
X5Evo comes with two mobile apps, one called “Xplova Connect App”, the other “Xplova Video App”.
Xplova Connect App:
Xplova Video App:
The camera’s coolest feature is that you can set different recording triggers, so that you only record the best part of your bike ride. For example, you can set the device to record based on your heart rate, Smartsign, speed or with a quick press of the REC button.
A huge investment in software with free open source world mapping is now at your fingertips. You don’t even need the X5Evo to download this, simply visit the App or Play store to download.
Weighing only 120 grams), the Xplova X5 Evo is capable of capturing and displaying configurable cycling data at a glance, including power, cadence, heart rate, speed, distance and much more. A water proof IPX7 3“ colour touch sensitive screen is supported with individual buttons for simple navigation so you can scroll right to left and up and down. Data iteslf is spread over 3 main pages including a general cycling page, maps and a training page. Data can be displayed numerically and graphically. On the training page you can plot in real time, your power output and heart rate against time or distance meaning you can keep a close eye on your performance during a training session. Customising the displays is simple and intuative.
Optional accessories include speed, cadence and heart rate sensors that are compatible with any ANT+ devices.
Described by the brains at Xplova, the Acer owned subsidiary, as “extremely intelligent and connected” the device is being marketed as the first ever “2-in-1” biking computer with integrated camera and full social network connectivity.
The close cooperation with mother company Acer Inc. provides Xplova with unique advantages in the area of computer and software technology.
For more details on the full range of Xplova please contact Nrg4 cycling distribution:
Tel: 0151 424 8915