The Wahoo ELEMNT Roam GPS bike computer is a great resource for day rides, bikepacking and touring and just general commuting. The device syncs with an app where you can upload maps from Ride with GPS, Bikepacking.com and more, while already featuring road and trail maps from around the globe. These bike computers offer turn-by-turn directions, re-routing options, and has the option of syncing to your phone via wifi or bluetooth. The screen is clear and easy to navigate, witht the ability to set up your home screen and routing display via the app. The battery life is long, allowing you to explore for up to 17 hours without having to recharge. Check out the review form Bikepacking.com below! If you are looking for a sturdy mount for your stem, see what we feature here from K-Edge.
WIRELESS CONNECTION A truly wireless bike computer with no plugin required (except to charge it)! There's no need to connect to your laptop to sync ride data, download maps, or update software. All of this can be done via WiFi, Bluetooth, or ANT+.
GPS FUNCTIONALITY Integrated GPS with simple, crisp maps for easy navigation wherever you are in the world
ON-DEVICE TURN BY TURN NAVIGATION The ELEMNT ROAM will automatically generate turn-by-turn prompts for all routes and file types; including GPX files, TCX files and routes imported from Strava, Ride With GPS and Komoot.
AUTOMATIC AND WIRELESS ROUTE DOWNLOADS & WORKOUT UPLOADS When synced with compatible accounts (Strava, Ride With GPS, Best Bike Split, Komoot, MTB Project, SingleTracks), your saved routes will be automatically & wirelessly downloaded to the ELEMNT ROAM.
TAKE ME TO (ON-DEMAND ROUTE GENERATION) Take Me To allows you to create a route with turn-by-turn directions by simply selecting a location directly on the ELEMNT ROAM map page using it's pan and zoom or by selecting from one of your saved locations. In the ELEMNT Companion App, enter a destination, address, or point of interest and to generate a route with turn-by-turn directions and sync it to the ELEMNT ROAM via Bluetooth.
GET ME STARTED (ROUTE TO STARTING POINT) Exclusive to ELEMNT ROAM, Get Me Started is an on-device navigation feature that will give you turn-by-turn directions to the starting point of your route. When selected, ELEMNT ROAM will create a route for you, just follow the blue chevrons and when you reach your planned route, the chevrons will turn black.
FULLY CUSTOMIZABLE SCREEN There's a page for every element of your ride: a workout view with a complete look at performance metrics, a climbing view to track ascents in real-time, a map view to stay on course, live tracking, and more. All screens are fully customizable from within the ELEMNT Companion App.
TEXT, EMAIL, PHONE ALERTS Provides on-screen LED and pop-up alerts to notify you when important contacts are trying to reach you. Only available if you are riding with your smartphone, and can be easily turned off with Do Not Disturb mode.