The well-known firm tecnológica Xiaomi dare yet. If first we met in Spain thanks to its smartphones, then he surprised us all with TVs and now makes a smart bike that can measure our activity. Is called Qicycle R1 and although it may seem, there is an electric bicycle.
The price of this model is about 2.600 approximately euros although they have confirmed that in the future they will launch cheaper versions, so that everyone can enjoy this technology.
As they confirmed from the company, what they want is to create a whole ecosystem different products they can connect to any of its smartphones.
They have also clarified that they only provide software and hardware advantage of all its technological expertise. Meanwhile, the firm responsible for making this bike will iRiding.
Qicycle features bicycle R1
This bike will weigh about 7 kilos and is completely made of carbon fiber. It will integrate components Shimano Ultegra family the and have a varied number of sensors to perform measurements on the evolution of the cyclist.
Among the data measured is the effort of the cyclist, your performance, distance traveled, maintain a record of keystrokes and a varied number of health-related data, as if it were the familiar smart bracelets.
This will be the highest of the range that will present the Chinese firm, but the next bike will submit a price of 500 approximately EUR.
yes, these bikes will not have monitoring systems, will not be smart, but still, knowing the material from which they are made, the company that manufactures and quality of its components, sure to be an interesting bike and an alternative to major companies in the sector.