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Planet Bike Protege 8.0 Bike Computer

Item #: 56750

Our Price: $27.99

Regular Price: $29.99

SAVINGS: $2.00 (7%)

An 8 function Bicycle computer.
  • Current speed.
  • Ride time.
  • Trip distance.
  • Dual Odometer (for 2 wheel sizes).
  • Average speed.
  • Maximum speed.
  • Clock.
  • Speed comparator: informs you if your current speed is faster or slower than you average speed.
  • Mounting kit has 82cm wire for front wheel.
  • 4-line easy to read display with MacroMonitor™ LCD display.
  • Auto start-stop and LCD shutoff.

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Planet Bike Protege 8.0 Bike Computer
 
4.5

(based on 24 reviews)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to read (22)
  • Accurate (17)
  • Lightweight (16)
  • Durable (12)
  • Waterproof (9)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Commuting (13)
    • Serious training (8)
    • Road racing (7)
    • Mountain biking (5)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Avid cyclist (12), Casual/ recreational (11)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (24)

    Reviewed by 24 customers

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    4.0

    This computer is excellent....

    By diego roadrider

    from north tx

    About Me Avid Cyclist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Accurate
    • Easy to Read

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Serious Training

      Comments about Planet Bike Protege 8.0 Bike Computer:

      Great for watching your pace...especially riding alone where your pace tends to drop off ..it keeps you honest

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      • No

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      4.0

      great bike computer

      By hammock sleeper

      from Urbana IL

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Accurate
      • Durable
      • Easy to Read
      • Lightweight
      • Waterproof

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Commuting
        • Cross Country

        Comments about Planet Bike Protege 8.0 Bike Computer:

        Love it!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Comment on this review

         
        5.0

        Delivers All It Promised

        By psalmfoxx

        from Marion, NC

        About Me Casual/ Recreational

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy to Read
        • Lightweight
        • Waterproof

        Cons

        • Finicky Sensor

        Best Uses

        • Road Racing
        • Serious Training

        Comments about Planet Bike Protege 8.0 Bike Computer:

        I am not handy at all, yet was able to easily install the computer on my bike. It has worked well from the start. After about five months and 2K miles no real problems, though the sensor and magnet can get misaligned rather easily.

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        • No

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        5.0

        Excellent Cyclometer

        By StuC

        from Seattle

        About Me Avid Cyclist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Accurate
        • Durable
        • Easy to Read
        • Lightweight
        • Waterproof

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Commuting
          • Serious Training

          Comments about Planet Bike Protege 8.0 Bike Computer:

          This is my 2nd Planet Bike cyclometer - love being able to see 4 lines of data at once, sensible info layout, good battery life, reliable. Will buy another if I get another bike....

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          • No

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          4.0

          Just the basics

          By cavjam

          from St. Petersburg FL

          About Me Avid Cyclist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Planet Bike Protege 8.0 Bike Computer:

                I bought it as a cheap clock to have on my rides. Now I cannot do without knowing distance, speed, time riding etc. Be sure there's enough clearance for the magnet to pass the fork. (Hint: if you have 23 mm tires there's probably not.) On most bikes it should be fine, otherwise head to your local bike shop for a thinner magnet. It's still a great deal.

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                5.0

                Excellent bike computer!

                By jr

                from East Brunswick, NJ

                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Easy to Read
                • Lightweight
                • Waterproof

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Mountain Biking

                  Comments about Planet Bike Protege 8.0 Bike Computer:

                  I have three of them, that should say it all! If I had more bikes, I would have bought more!

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                  • No

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                  5.0

                  Excellent bike computer!

                  By jr

                  from East Brunswick, NJ

                  About Me Casual/ Recreational

                  See all my reviews

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Durable
                  • Easy to Read
                  • Lightweight
                  • Waterproof

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Mountain Biking

                    Comments about Planet Bike Protege 8.0 Bike Computer:

                    I have three of them, that should say it all! If I had more bikes, I would have bought more!

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                    • No

                    Comment on this review

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                    5.0

                    Exactly what I wanted

                    By Ed

                    from Sheridan, wy

                    About Me Casual/ Recreational

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Accurate
                    • Easy to Read
                    • Lightweight
                    • Waterproof

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Commuting
                      • Mountain Biking

                      Comments about Planet Bike Protege 8.0 Bike Computer:

                      It was a direct replacement for one that broke

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                      • No

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                      5.0

                      Simple and has everything needed

                      By Stu

                      from Seattle

                      About Me Avid Cyclist

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Accurate
                      • Durable
                      • Easy to Read
                      • Essentials In One View
                      • Lightweight
                      • Waterproof

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Commuting
                        • Serious Training

                        Comments about Planet Bike Protege 8.0 Bike Computer:

                        Product was easy to install (about 30 mins) and was accurate on 700cm wheels without adjustment. Has the essentials in one 4 line view, simple interface.

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                        • No

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                        5.0

                        simple and perfect

                        By shewhorides

                        from brighton, mi

                        About Me Avid Cyclist

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy to Read
                        • No Extraneous Info

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Personal Info

                          Comments about Planet Bike Protege 8.0 Bike Computer:

                          I have become rabid about riding - not in club rides, but just for me and I needed to know data about my rides - this is perfect - simple, no more and no less than I needed.

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                          • Q:

                            Does this come with a mount for the handle bar?
                            Will it fit on a Towne 21 road bike?
                            Thank you for your answers in advance.
                            Mr.Bill
                            Asked on 5/31/2013 by Mr.Bill from Maryland

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Reviewer

                              A:

                              The Protege 8.0 comes with mounting hardware for the handle bar. There should not be any problem mounting to a Towne 21 road bike.

                              Answered on 6/4/2013 by Steve from Campmor
                          • Q:

                            Does the odometer provide total distance, or just trip distance?
                            Asked on 12/6/2012 by Crystal from Boerne, TX

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Reviewer

                              A:

                              The Planet Bike Protege 8.0 Bike Computer will give both trip and total distance.

                              Answered on 12/7/2012 by Steve from Campmor
                          • Q:

                            Is additional mounting hardware available for a 2nd bike?
                            Asked on 12/8/2010 by joe runner from East Tennessee

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Reviewer

                              A:

                              You may be able to get the hardware from the manufacturer

                              Answered on 12/10/2010 by Betty
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