Updated January 13, 2019 by Sheila O'Neill

The 7 Best Cadence Sensors

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This wiki has been updated 6 times since it was first published in November of 2018. Cycling is a great way to stay fit, and in order to get the most out of your workout, it's important to measure your statistics. Some measurements, like distance, are relatively easy to keep track of, but if you want to know your rotations per minute, you'll need a cadence sensor. These handy devices can be attached to any bicycle and will help you train to increase your pedaling speed. When users buy our independently chosen editorial choices, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best cadence sensor on Amazon.

7. CooSpo Tracker

6. Wahoo Blue SC

5. Cat Eye ANT+

4. Polar Smart Set

3. Garmin Bike

2. Wahoo RPM

1. Garmin Edge 520

Editor's Notes

January 09, 2019:

Since Bluetooth and ANT+ seem to be the two most popular forms of wireless connection, I found some of each type of device. Many options on the list have dual connectivity, meaning they work with both. Made sure to include a variety of price points to cater to the needs of both professional cyclists and people for whom riding is more of a hobby.

Sheila O'Neill
Last updated on January 13, 2019 by Sheila O'Neill

Sheila is a writer and editor living in sunny Southern California. She studied writing and film at State University of New York at Purchase, where she earned her bachelor of arts degree. After graduating, she worked as an assistant video editor at a small film company, then spent a few years doing freelance work, both as a writer and a video editor. During that time, she wrote screenplays and articles, and edited everything from short films to infomercials. An ardent lover of the English language, she can often be found listening to podcasts about etymology and correcting her friends’ grammar.

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