Nowadays, the world of cycling is constantly developing and innovating, while the development of new technologies provides cyclists with more and more opportunities to improve their training even in the off-season.
In this context, a Chinese company is entering the market stomach with her revolutionary bicycle trainer Magene T100. This trainer is not just another addition to the world of cycling, it offers features that make it able to compete with giants like Garmin.
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This bicycle trainer is currently available on the AliExpress online marketplace directly in EU stock. Great news is also fast and free delivery with tracking, thanks to which you can expect it at home within 5 praking days since shipping.
Comparison for price overview only: The closest competitor from Garmin in terms of parameters starts with the price up to €439 (cassette trainer with real resistance)! Even though the Magene T100 is a slightly older model, it's a great choice for light users if they want to save hundreds of euros and achieve the same functionality (source: garmin.sk).
Cycling trainer Magene T100
You can also see the functionality with the Zwift application on the video
Direct Drive drive and wide compatibility
Based on the method of power transmission, it is a type trainer Direct Drive, which means that it is mounted directly instead of the rear wheel to the cassette and the power from the pedals is transferred to it directly through the chain. The transmission of forces is thus more efficient, smoother, and the resistance is, in short, more reminiscent of riding a real bicycle. It is also thanks to the heavy flywheel, which siminertia oozes real driving. The maximum power of the trainer is 700 W.
One of its main advantages is precisely compatibility with Shimano and Sram cassettes. Considering that these are the most famous brands in this area, its use is suitable for almost everyone. You can do that easy to integrate trainer to your existing bike and use the same gears as when cycling outdoors.
Performance monitoring and interesting features
During your virtual training sessions, you will also be able to monitor your own pace and performance based on advanced calculations with a measurement accuracy of 3%. At the same time, it is equipped with technologies ANT + a Bluetooth, thanks to which you can pair the trainer with the device and use it with live applications such as Zwift. These allow you to monitor current driving statistics, as well as simhunt virtual routes of varying difficulty.
The well-crafted construction of compact dimensions is equipped folding mechanism, which ensures easy storage even in a smaller apartment. The interesting thing is that it is powered by replaceable ones AAA batteries, which ensure flexibility of use without the limitation of unnecessary cables. You will also be pleased with the reasonable level of noise, which hovers on the border 60 dB.