The Garmin Edge 800 is coming. The word on the street is the Australian release will be late October/early November if not later but in time for Christmas for sure. Funny that :).
Australian pricing according to Rob at Highly Tuned Athletes will be:
The bundle option appears to be a lesser option to that on offer in the US where City Navigator is part of the package.
For an insightful pre-release in depth look at the Garmin Edge 800 please click through to DCRainmaker’s review.
Update – November 12, 2010 – Australian pricing now includes map bundling.
Rob Grinter of Highly Tuned Athletes has advised that Garmin Edge 800 will now be released in Australia with the full Aus/NZ Topo maps pre loaded. The Australian delivery is now scheduled for November 12, 2010. I have now confirmed and paid for my unit from Highly Tuned Athletes so hopefully delivery will take place soon after November 12.
Update – September 28, 2010 â€“ UK Pricing is now available
Wiggle are currently listing a Garmin Edge 800 + Great Britain Discoverer 1:50k Trail Bundle for $498 with a mid-October expected delivery. Unless you are planning to ride in Great Britain not a great bundle. This bundle does not include a cadence sensor or HRM strap.
Chain Reaction Cycles are currently listing the following bundles: