Wahoo BlueSc Review – A Powerful Cycling Computer!

AT A GLANCE: QUICK RATINGS

Cycling functions

90%

Compatibility

99%

Ease of Use

99%

Battery Life

99%

Where To Get It

A Deep Dive Into Wahoo BlueSc

Wahoo Fitness Blue SC is a cycle speed and pedal cadence sensor for your Smartphone or Garmin Edge bike computer.

Main Features and Functions

  • Fits most bikes
  • Track bike speed, pedal rotation (cadence) and lifetime mileage of your road or mountain bike.
  • Easy installation with rubber band mount
  • Small with low drag profile
  • Bluetooth and ANT+ compatible
  • Sends and receives signals up to 10 feet unobstructed
  • Waterproof up to 5 feet
  • Replaceable 3 volt CR2032 coin cell battery
  • Weighs 36 grams (1.3 ounces)

Wahoo Blue SC will NOT work with the iPhone 3G, 3GS or 4 or earlier generation iPads.

iPhone and Android Compatibility

The Blue SC connects wirelessly via Bluetooth Smart (4.0) to iPhone 4S and newer, iPad mini, iPad 3rd and 4th generations, and select Android devices with Bluetooth 4.0 and operating system 4.3 or newer. Please consult the Wahoo website for full details on Android compatible devices.

ANT+ compatible with Garmin Edge

As the Wahoo Blue SC also transmits in ANT+ (as well as Bluetooth 4.0) it can be used to transmit speed and pedal cadence data to your Garmin Edge unit. If you want to add Heart Rate to your Smartphone training app then please look at the Wahoo Tickr Bluetooth 4.0 compatible heart rate sensor.

REVIEW SUMMARY

The Wahoo BlueSC speed & cadence sensor transforms your smartphone into a powerful cycling computer. Using Bluetooth 4.0 technology, it tracks cycling speed, cadence, and distance which can be transferred to your favourite cycling app including Cyclemeter and Strava. It’s weatherproof, small with a low drag profile, and comes with a rubber band and zip tie mounts. If you ride with your iPhone / Android phone the Wahoo Blue SC will add speed & cadence metrics to your cycling APP. This is a brilliant product for people who train indoors on rollers / turbo trainer eg Zwift, Strava etc.

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