Bosch offers new on-board computer for ‘ambitious’ e-bike riders

By Stephen Frothingham

IRVINE, Calif. (BRAIN) — Bosch will launch its new Kiox e-bike computer to the U.S. market at Interbike. The Kiox has color display, a separate handlebar control, and provides data including speed, personal performance, cadence, battery state of charge, and more. The Kiox is compatible with an optional heart rate monitor and the company said more connectivity functions will follow.

“Kiox is our best and brightest display with more useful features than ever packed into such a compact unit,” said Claudia Wasko, the vice president & general manager of Bosch eBike Systems Americas. “With its ability to connect to the rider’s heart-rate via wearable sensors, Kiox also marks our first step in North America connecting e-bikes to the e-biker’s digital world.”

Bicycle manufacturers can choose to install the 1.9-inch display with the Bosch mount or integrate it into the stem with custom solutions. The Kiox was recognized with a “Best New Product” Award at Eurobike 2018.

Bosch said the high-resolution color display is readable in direct sunlight and in the dark. It is protected from scratching by Gorilla Glass. A magnetic holder provides a secure grip and allows easy removal and attachment. The integrated display battery provides up to …read more

Via:: Bicycle Retailer and Industry News