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The question is – is the new Edge 1030 worth the price?
– Training Peaks & Best Bike Split Connect IQ apps pre-loaded: These will automatically be on your unit to begin with. – Updated Workout Functionality: Software now lets you restart a structured workout step, such as if outside and stuck at a red light.
– Display handles rain a lot better: The display is far better than before in wet conditions. – New protected micro SD card slot: While it comes pre-loaded with maps, you can add more maps on micro SD card and this new slot design is much more waterproof/weatherproof – Incident Detection: This was introduced on the Edge 1000 Explore (but not regular Edge 1000, and then the Edge 820 – but it’s here now on the Edge 1030. – New out-front mount: Places unit level with handlebars, instead of above it. Nobody used it, and it Garmin cut it to focus on other product areas. And the kicker is I’m sure I’m still missing some minor nuance items.