We use cookies to make shopping even easier and more personal. These cookies allow us and third parties to collect information about you and track your internet behaviour inside (and possibly outside) our website. Based on this information, we and third parties can adapt advertisements to your interests and profile. By continuing to use our website, we assume that you agree with this. More information

Garmin Edge 520

252.00€ 57.00€ discount
In stock (only 1)

  • Ordered before 20:00, delivered on Monday next week
  • Free tracked delivery to Ireland
  • Trustpilot review 9.3 out of 38.181 reviews

  • Can be paired to your phone via Bluetooth, allowing you to push calls and messages to your Garmin.
  • Data screens can be set-up just the way you like them.
  • Strava Live segments.
  • Accurate GPS receiver and barometric altimeter.
  • Only communicates with your sensors via the ANT+ protocol.
  • Has no touchscreen, but uses buttons instead.
  • The pre-installed maps aren't suitable for navigation.
Read more on what our customers have to say about this product
Brand Garmin
GPS
  • Yes
ANT+
  • Yes
Heart rate strap
  • Yes, not included
Cadence sensor
  • Yes, not included
Sensor Type
  • Sensor(s) optional
Speed sensor
  • Yes, not included
Wireless
  • Yes
Speed measurement
  • Sensor + GPS
All specifications

The Garmin Edge 520 is the first bike computer that works with the Strava live segments. You can set various leaderboards with this system. This way you can compete against your own personal records, but you can also ride against your friends, or the rest of the world. You can see when your favourite segment begins, how long you still have to ride and if you're ahead or behind schedule. Afterwards you can see the results in the final standings. To be able to test everything you get a 2-month trial subscription to Strava Premium. With this subscription you can automatically synchronise your favourite Strava segments with the 520 for live feedback during your ride.

In order to apply for the 2 month free Strava Premium period, you need to register your device with Garmin. Once you’ve linked the device to Garmin Connect, and the Garmin Connect account has been paired to your Strava Account, the 2-month premium period will be activated automatically. You’re not required to enter any codes during this process.

Read more

Delivery includes

• Edge 520
• Stem and bar mounts (regular mount + out front mount)
• USB cable
• Cable tie
• Manuals

Garmin Edge 520 Garmin Edge 520 Bundle Garmin Edge 130 Garmin Edge 130 MTB Bundle
Garmin Edge 520 Garmin Edge 520 Bundle Garmin Edge 130 Garmin Edge 130 MTB Bundle

87 reviews

171 reviews

2 reviews

1 review
GPS Yes Yes Yes Yes
ANT+ Yes Yes Yes Yes
Heart rate strap Yes, not included Yes.included Yes, not included Yes, not included
Cadence sensor Yes, not included Yes, included Yes, not included Yes, not included
Sensor Type Sensor(s) optional Sensor(s) optional Sensor(s) optional
Speed sensor Yes, not included Yes, included Yes, not included Yes, not included
252.00€ 258.00€ 199.99€ 249.99€
This product View product View product View product
9.1 / 10

87 reviews
5
(67)
4
(18)
3
(2)
2
(0)
1
(0)

Pros
  • Small size for the bars, and mount supplied (1)
  • Cheaper than the 1000 (1)
  • Paired up with my iphone & sensors with ease (1)
  • Overall good value (1)
Cons
  • Buttons can be fiddly but getting used to them (1)
  • Nothing (1)

Most recent reviews

Per, 5 July 2016

Small, light and full features

Brendan, 6 June 2016

Excellent piece of cycling kit, Garmin excellence

Typical of Garmin, excellent product, user friendly and reasonably priced

MARK, 24 May 2016

Great value

Garmin 520, great value compared to the 1000, sold my 1000 and replaced with the 520, with £120 for me to spend towards some new wheels, smaller in size and great value.

Pros
  • Small size for the bars, and mount supplied
  • Cheaper than the 1000
  • Paired up with my iphone & sensors with ease
  • Overall good value
Cons
  • Buttons can be fiddly but getting used to them
Bruno, 29 February 2016

Eccellent service

Bruce, 26 January 2016

Simply fantastic

This is an upgrade from a edge 500. I loved my 500 especially the size. The data fields are crisp to read in all light levels and even with 8 field (which you don't need at once) the text is still large enough. I am also pleasantly surprised and impressed by the navigation which is easy to read. Simply fantastic.

Pros
  • Weight
  • Size
  • Battery
Cons
  • Nothing
GPS
  • Yes
ANT+
  • Yes
Heart rate strap
  • Yes, not included
Cadence sensor
  • Yes, not included
Sensor Type
  • Sensor(s) optional
Speed sensor
  • Yes, not included
Wireless
  • Yes
Speed measurement
  • Sensor + GPS
Powermeter Pairing & Calibration
  • Yes
Temperature display
  • Yes
Altitude
  • Yes, barometric
Training Schedule
  • Yes
Battery Runtime
  • 15 hour
Replaceable Battery
  • No
WiFi
  • Yes
Bluetooth
  • Yes, used to connect with your phone
Live Tracking
  • Yes, via mobile
Maps
  • Basemap
Works with Smartphone / Tablet
  • Yes
Compatible with
  • Android / IOS
Map View
  • Yes
Maps Expandable
  • No
Map Updates
  • No, not possible
Navigation
  • No
Turn by Turn Instructions
  • No
Backlight
  • Yes
Screen Size
  • 2.5 inch
Screen Resolution
  • 200 x 265 Pixels
Full Color Display
  • Yes
Touchscreen
  • No
Charging plug
  • USB
Mounting material
  • 2 mounts + Out-Front Mount
Warranty
  • 2 years
Waterproof Rating
  • IPX7
Weight
  • 60 grams
Width (cm)
  • 4,9
Depth (cm)
  • 2,1
Height (cm)
  • 7,3
Colour
  • White / Black

Detailed product description

Small and compact

The Garmin Edge 520 has an aerodynamic design and features a high quality 2.3-inch high-resolution colour screen. The screen is easy to read so you can properly monitor your performance during your ride in every condition. In addition, the Edge 520 is easy to operate using the buttons on the sides.

Garmin Open Street Maps

Besides Garmin basic world maps, it's also possible to install maps of a third party (OSM). This way, a loaded route or GPX file is shown clearly on the map, which makes it a whole lot easier to follow a route. However, it is not possible to enter an address on the Edge 520 and navigate to it like you can with the Edge 1000.

Connect to a power meter, Varia bike radar, or Varia Vision glasses

The Edge 520 is compatible with ANT+ sensors, such as the new Varia bike radar and bicycle lights, sensors to measure speed, cadence and heart rate, Edge and VIRB remote controls, and compatible scales. The unit can also be integrated with the Shimano Di2 electronic systems to display your current gear. The Edge 520 is also compatible with ANT+ power meters.

Additional information

• Dimensions (WxHxD): 4.9 x 7.3 x 2.1 cm
• Screen size (W x H): 3.5 x 4.7 cm
• Screen resolution (W x H): 200 x 265 pixels
• Color display, no touchscreen
• Weight: 60 grams
• Battery: Rechargeable lithium-ion
• Battery life: up to 15 hours
• Water resistant (IPX7)
• High quality GPS receiver
• GLONASS
• Barometric altimeter

Cards and memory
• Lap History: up to 180 hours
• Waypoints / favorites / locations: 200
• Routes: 0

Features
• Operating temperature: -20 ° C to + 55 ° C
• Strava live segments for interim races
• Communication functions via smartphones
• Smart reports
• Live Track
• Weather warnings
• Virtual Partner
• Quotes
• Auto Pause
• Auto Lap
• Auto Scroll
• Advanced training
• Time / distance alert
• Interval Training
• Calculation of calorie consumption based on heart rate
• Screen (s) adjustable
• Temperature
• Reports VO2 max value and recovery time when using a power and heart rate
• Biketrainer profile data visualization and management on compatible turbotrainer
• Display on this device for compatible segments for dynamic and exciting intermediate competitions

Additional
• Integration with Shimano Di2 electronic shifting system
• Compatible with Garmin Connect Mobile
• Compatible with Varia bicycle radar and bicycle bike light
• Compatible with Edge remote
• Compatible with VIRB action cameras
• Can be paired with compatible ANT+ devices