Tacx Neo Smart Trainer
The NEO Smart offers the best in power and intelligence and is the quietest indoor trainer currently available on the market. The lack of any physical transmissions means this is the first true direct drive. Road feel is simulated in a highly realistic manner, there is no loss of power. The powerful motor is able to apply resistance up to 2200 Watt and simulate slopes realistically up to 25%. It also speeds up during descents. This ensures the most realistic cycling experience, also during climbs.
The lack of any physical transmission, and in turn any parts that could rattle or rub against each other, ensures this trainer is extremely quiet. In addition, this trainer requires no calibration and suffers no wear and tear. Just like other Smart trainers, the Tacx Neo Smart Trainer communicates using ANT+ and Bluetooth Smart, allowing it to be connected quickly and easily with Tacx apps. Performance data can be viewed on several devices simultaneously, including your smartphone, bike computer and sports watch.
When the Tacx Neo Smart Trainer isn’t connected to a smartphone, tablet or computer, it behaves as a fluid trainer. This means the trainer behaves progressively: when your speed increases, the resistance increases as well. So it is possible to use this trainer in a “stand-alone” status. Furthermore, the Tacx NEO features Plug in/Plug out technology and can therefore be used with and without a plug. When the plug is not in use, the trainer will act as a wireless motor brake. This means the trainer will be not be able to speed up during descents. So you can use this trainer anytime and anywhere, even when you don’t have your smartphone with you.
The Tacx Neo Smart Trainer has an universal Edco Multisys body that fits all Shimano and SRAM cassettes, and most Campagnolo cassettes. Whether it fits depends on the amount of cutouts inside the cassette. Campagnolo cassettes with 8 cutouts, like the 10 speed Veloce, won’t fit unfortunately.
Tacx Neo Smart Trainer Features
- Free Tacx Cycling app can be downloaded in the App Store or Google play Store (compatible from iPad 3, iPhone 4s or from Android 4.3)
- Free training with display of speed, cadence, heart rate and performance via Tacx Cycling app,
- Operation Automatic
- Resistance unit Direct drive
- Realistic slope 25% 1
- Descent simulation To -5%
- Max brake power (10 sec.) 2200 Watt
- Mass inertia 125 kg 2
- Foldable construction
- Includes Skyliner front wheel support and special quick-release skewer
- Cassette is not supplied
PLEASE NOTE THIS ITEM IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR CUSTOMERS OUTSIDE OF UK AND IRELAND