The new Garmin Edge 530 is a cycle computer that offers monitoring of performance dynamics, provides information on VO2 max, recovery, Training Load, acclimatization to heat and altitude, nutrition, hydration.
The battery lasts up to 20 hours with GPS; extended to 40 hours with the optional Garmin Charge ™ power pack or in power saving mode
Thanks to the safety functions there is a new alarm, messages and Group tracking, Incident Detection and compatibility with Varia ™ rearview radar and lights, to see and be seen.
Garmin Edge 530 includes the Garmin Cycle Map which supports route features with popularity-based routes, which also helps you move as if you were a local, as well as route recalculation if you are off the route and the ability to return to the start; The Trailforks map is integrated on the mountain bike model, including the difficulty assessments of the routes
Edge 530 also offers full customization with free apps, widgets and data fields from the Connect IQ ™ Store.
Garmin Edge 530 allows you to monitor:
The MTB dynamics, records the number of jumps, the length and time in suspension, as well as the grit, which measures the difficulty of the route, and the Flow, which evaluates the uniformity of the ride in order to obtain a score to improve for the Next exit.
It offers far beyond data collection, with insights into performance dynamics to help you beat your personal bests. Find out how your body can withstand different environments with acclimatization to heat and altitude. Receive notifications during your workout when it’s time to hydrate or eat. Find out if your most recent workout was balanced in terms of endurance, thresholds, and high intensity efforts. When paired with compatible sensors, the Edge 530 now displays your power curve, comparing your pedaling effort to previous weeks and months. No matter where you train, you can sync structured workouts from TrainingPeaks ™ and Garmin Connect ™ directly to your Edge. You can also view your next workout of the week and start it smoothly when needed.Whether you’re training with friends or just going to work, the Edge 530 takes your safety seriously. It allows for group messaging and Group Tracking, so you can always stay in touch even when you part with your 2 team. In addition, it is equipped with incident detection functionality that automatically sends your location to emergency contacts in the event of an accident. For added awareness, pair the Edge 530 with our rearview radar and Vario lights so you can see and be seen. And the new PIN-protected bike alarm will alert you on your smartphone and from the Edge if your bike is moved while you’re taking a break.Edge 530 comes preloaded with Garmin Cycle Map and includes turn-by-turn directions and detailed street names and navigation alerts that alert you to approaching dangerous bends on your route. To help you ride with confidence, the Popularity Routes feature chooses the roads and trails that other cyclists prefer. Edge 530 is also capable of returning you to your route or to your starting point in case you deviate from it or decide to go home earlier. With a route calculation speed 2 times faster than previous models, you will spend more time pedaling, without having to wait.If you need a change of scenery, the Edge 530 is the perfect guide for mountain biking. Start by downloading the free Trailforks app from our Connect IQ Store and then unlock the Trailforks map content on your Edge via a wizard. With trails from over 80 countries, Trailforks includes the best and most up-to-date information, including trail conditions, popularity maps, and more. If you stop halfway, the new Forksight mode automatically displays next forks and shows you where you are within a network of trails. While running, the Edge 530 tracks important details with new MTB metrics, such as number of jumps, length and suspension time. Other MTB features include the Grit, which evaluates the difficulty of a route using altitude sensors, accelerometer and magnetometer, and the Flow, which evaluates riding consistency so you can get a benchmark for your next ride.Climbing can become your secret weapon with Edge 530 and the new ClimbPro feature. During a climb, it automatically shows the slope and the remaining climb when you follow a route. It shows you how much you still have to suffer, helping you gauge your effort for the rest of the run.
Pairs an Edge cycle computer with a supported SHIMANO STEPS eBike system and displays a dedicated eBike status screen, data fields, system status information and warning messages. In addition to Edge’s metrics, such as time, distance, and speed, you can also view the pedal assist level, gear position, battery life, and distance left to go during a ride.
Only Garmin allows you to personalize your device with free apps, widgets, and data fields from the Connect IQ Store. Apps such as AccuWeather MinuteCast let you know when the rain will stop and pinpoint the perfect time for your next workout. If you plan your rides on sites like Strava, Komoot or Wikiloc, download these apps to import your favorite routes directly to your Edge. Or, if you’re looking for a nearby café or bike shop, use the Yelp app to download their locations and navigate directly to them using your Edge device.
|Screen size, WxH||2.6 “color|
|Screen resolution, WxH||246 x 322 pixels|
|Battery life||up to 20 hours|
|Battery saving mode||✓|
|Compatible with power on the go (Garmin Charge battery)||✓|
|Water resistance classification||IPX7|
Maps and memory
|Storage and power capacity||Internal memory only|
|History||up to 200 hours|
|Ambient light sensor||✓|
Smart daily functions
|Connectivity||Bluetooth®, ANT + ®, Wi-Fi®|
|Connect IQ ™ (clock faces, data fields, widgets and downloadable apps)||✓|
|Automatic reply with preset messages (Android ™ only)||✓|
|VIRB ™ Remote||✓|
|Smartphone compatibility||iPhone®, Android ™|
Security and detection functions
Activity Tracking Features
Training, planning and analysis functions
|Customizable data pages||✓|
|Downloadable training plans||✓|
|VO2 max (run)||✓|
|Training Effect (aerobic)||✓|
|Virtual Racer ™||✓|
Features for outdoor activities
|ClimbPro ™ Ascent Planner||✓|
|Time / distance alarm (alarm goes off when target is reached)||✓|
|Courses (allows you to compete with previous activities)||✓|
|Garmin Cycle Map||✓|
|Compatible with Cycling Dynamics||✓|
|TrailForks integrated trail data||✓|
|Compatible with the Vector ™ power sensor (displays the watts expressed while pedaling with compatible third-party ANT + ™ power sensors)||✓|
|Compatible with Varia ™ radar (rear-facing radar)||✓|
|Compatible with Varia ™ lights||✓|
|Varia ™ remote||✓|
|ANT + ™ electronic shifting||✓|
|SHIMANO DI2 SYNCHRO GEAR INTEGRATION||✓|
|SMART TRAINER CONTROL||✓|
Advanced workouts require a Garmin Connect account
- Edge 530
- Standard bracket
- Front bracket
- Safety lanyard
- USB cable