Thanks to specialized applications, smartphones help in solving a wide variety of tasks: from trivial cooking to complex engineering calculations. Google Play has several useful apps for cyclists.
CycleDroid – bike computer
This program is able to turn a smartphone into a full-fledged cycling computer. With it, you can track your activity and movement by GPS.
It is also convenient to plan trips, create routes, or view information from previous bike rides. All data can be saved to be used on another device.
It is also possible to save information in GPX or KML format to see your routes, for example, on Google Earth maps. There is a function of displaying information on the smartphone screen about the speed of movement, distance covered, workout time, descents or ascents, the number of calories burned and burned fat.
Cycling – Bike Tracker
'Cycling – Bike Tracker' is a fitness tracker for cyclists. It doesn't matter if you are cycling to gain muscle mass, lose weight, increase your endurance, or bike for you is just a pleasant pastime.
The Bike Tracker has a range of features and tools to make every ride an exciting experience.
You can set a goal in advance or calculate the distance and duration of the route in real time. The application displays the movement speed and calculates the calories burned.
All this motivates you to pedal faster and make more difficult routes each time. At the end of each trip, you can read a detailed report. With its help, you can improve your athletic performance.
This application is a reference for cyclists, which will be equally useful for those who are just going to buy a bike, and those who can no longer imagine their life without this vehicle.
There are 3 sections: 'General', 'Service' and 'Operation'. In total, more than 100 useful articles are available for users, to which new ones are added from time to time.
One of the most popular apps for cyclists from all over the world. Has a simple and intuitive interface with high-quality Russian translation.
With Strava, you can not only track your activity and all indicators, but also compete with other users of the application.
It is possible to arrange group races with opponents, share useful information or simply communicate. The application is a kind of social network for cyclists from all over the world.
For most, enjoyable cycling is possible only in good weather. Therefore, before each bike ride, you should look at information about weather conditions for the near future. 'Yandex.Weather' is a domestic program, therefore it is adapted in the best way.
Opening it, you will see the weather for today and for the next 10 days. If you swipe to the right, information about wind, humidity, pressure, sunset and sunrise times will appear. Swipe to the left opens the hourly weather forecast. This way, you can plan your trip carefully and you won't be caught off guard by the bad weather.