Suunto Spartan Baro Review

Suunto SPARTAN Improved STRYD Support But Needs More

It’s taken a while but Suunto’s SPARTANs now appear to properly support the STRYD footpod. The word “TaDa !”, springs to mind. Prior to firmware v1.11.56, STRYD could be paired as either a footpod (pace, etc) OR as a POWER pod (only power). So if you wanted ACCURATE PACE and POWER then you would have…

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STRAVA morphs into FACEBOOK with STRAVA POSTS ?!?

How will STRAVA POSTS affect you? STRAVA has been tinkering again. This time with STRAVA POSTS. We’ve seen a series of interesting little developments over the course of the year linked to STRAVA. I particularly liked some of the perks that STRAVA announced they were offering to PREMIUM users. I was pleasantly surprised that such…

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What’s this then? – RunScribe PLUS CIQ Field

The first Runscribe PLUS CIQ Data Field is here. ‘SHOCK’ My understanding is that RunScribe PLUS units are shipping just about ‘now’. So you will have a nice data field to play with in real time on your watch. “Which watch?” I hear you ask. Handily, it’s quite a few of them as shown on…

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Garmin Forerunner 645 Music – First Pictures Emerge

Leaks of some rather pretty images of the impending Garmin Forerunner 645 Music have finally surfaced. As there is a 645+Music then so there is a 645 sans music. There may be other functionally different variants too. We shall, no doubt, see soon enough. Will there be cellular streaming of music like the Apple Watch…

TomTom Runner 2 Spark Range

TomTom Spark / Runner / Adventurer – Recommendation Removed

I have taken the decision to remove the recommendations I have for TomTom sports products. The current tranche of Runner-based products (Adventurer, Runner 3, Spark 3) are fundamentally sound and, in many respects, market-leading in their functionalities. coupled with that there have been platform improvements this year. However the longerterm future of your sports watch…