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We carry the largest selection of power meters and accessories you will find. We have 11 of the top power meter brands and close to 70 different individual power meters. This includes power meters for road, MTB, cyclocross and track. Below, we have our power meter brands listed in A-Z order with links to their Product and Resource pages.

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4iiii Innovations makes crank arm-based power meters for the road. They offer a left side only crank arm (PRECISION) as well as a dual-sided crankset (PRECISION PRO).

Price

● PRECISION: $399-599
● PRECISION PRO: $1,500

Highlights

● Most affordable direct force power meter (PRECISION)
● Lightest power meter
● Easy to install (PRECISION)

Key Features

PRECISION
● Road and MTB
● Installation: Easy
● Battery: CR2032
● Power measurement: Left leg
● L/R power: No
● ANT+ and Bluetooth SMART

PRECISION PRO
● Road
● Installation: More involved (60 min. estimated)
● Battery: CR2032
● Power measurement: Both legs
● L/R power: Yes
● ANT+ and Bluetooth SMART

4iiii PRECISION

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4iiii PRECISION PRO

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Favero is on the second version of its power meter pedal and the latest version is called the Assioma. They offer the Assioma DUO which measures left and right leg power, as well as the Assioma UNI which measures left leg power only.

Price

● Assioma DUO: $735
● Assioma UNO: $499

Highlights

● The most affordable dual-sided power meter pedals you can buy (DUO)
● Very easy to install
● Independent left/right power (DUO)

Key Features

● Road
● Installation: Very easy
● Battery: Rechargeable
● Power measurement: Both legs
● L/R power: Yes
● ANT+ and Bluetooth SMART

Favero Assioma DUO

Assioma DUO Power Meter Pedals

Favero Assioma UNO

Assioma UNO Power Meter Pedals
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Garmin is on the second version of its power meter pedal and the latest version is called the Garmin Vector 2. They offer the Vector 2 which measures left and right leg power, as well as the Vector 2S which measures left leg power only.

Price

● Vector 2: $999
● Vector 2S: $599

Highlights

● 175 hour battery life (longer than the other pedal based-power meters)
● Access to Garmin’s suite of advanced cycling dynamics data
● Shimano pedal option

Key Features

● Road
● Installation: Easy (but not as easy as Favero or PowerTap)
● Battery: CR2032
● Power measurement: Both legs
● L/R power: Yes
● ANT+

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PowerPod

The PowerPod, manufactured by Velocomp, measures power by calculating the forces that oppose the rider – wind, gradient, acceleration and friction. This is called opposing force technology

Price

● PowerPod: $299-459 (depends on features)

Highlights

● Affordable with models starting at $299
● Compatible with any bike and easily transferable
● Light weight

Key Features

● Road, MTB, CX, Track
● Installation: Easy
● Battery: Rechargeable
● Power measurement: Both legs
● L/R power: No*
● ANT+ and Bluetooth SMART (assuming you purchase a BLE version)

*The PowerPod doesn’t display real-time L/R data, however using Velocomp’s Isaac software, you can analyse your pedal stroke in detail on a post-ride basis

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PowerTap is the only manufacturer to offer three different power meter types. They offer a pedal-based power meter (the P1 and P1 S), a hub-based power meter (G3) and a chainring-based power meter (C1)

Price

● P1: $1,199 (dual-sided pedal)
● P1S: $699 (single-sided pedal)
● G3: $599-799
● C1: $699

Highlights

PowerTap P1/P1s
● Very easy to install
● Fully integrated design
● Independent left/right power

PowerTap G3
● The only hub-based power meter available
● Affordable with models starting at $599
● Quick installation if you buy a completed wheelset

PowerTap C1
● The only chainring-based power meter available
● Estimated L/R power measurement
● Relatively easy installation

Key Features

PowerTap P1/P1S
● Road
● Installation: Very easy
● Battery: AAA
● Power measurement: Both legs
● L/R power: Yes
● ANT+ and Bluetooth SMART

PowerTap G3
● Road, MTB, CX, Track
● Installation: Very easy (if you buy a completed wheelset)
● Battery: CR2032
● Power measurement: Both legs
● L/R power: No
● ANT+ and Bluetooth SMART

PowerTap C1
● Road
● Installation: Medium
● Battery: CR2032
● Power measurement: Both legs
● L/R power: Yes (estimated)
● ANT+ and Bluetooth SMART

PowerTap P1 & P1S

PowerTap P1 Pedals

PowerTap C1 Chainring

PowerTap C1 Chainrings

PowerTap G3 Hub

PowerTap G3 Hub
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ROTOR offer a variety of bottom bracket-based power meters for the road and MTB. Their power meter is essential a crankset (sans chainrings), however they uniquely locate the power sensor in the axle of the crank. They offer dual-sided (2INpower) and single-sided (INpower) models

Price

● 2INpower: $1,500
● INpower: $1,139-779 (depending on the model)

Highlights

● Independent left/right power (2INpower)
● High level of compatibility with ROTOR’s universal bottom bracket
● Optimized for Q-rings (2INpower)

Key Features

2INpower
● Road
● Installation: More involved (60 min. estimated)
● Battery: Rechargeable
● Power measurement: Both legs
● L/R power: Yes
● ANT+ and Bluetooth SMART

INpower
● Road and MTB
● Installation: More involved (60 min. estimated)
● Battery: AA
● Power measurement: Left leg
● L/R power: No
● ANT+

ROTOR 2INpower

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ROTOR INpower

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 SRM has been producing power meters since the late 80’s and many consider SRM the gold standard of power measurement. SRM offers crankset-based power meters (with or without chainrings) with power being measured at the spider. SRM is perhaps the most widely adopted system by the professional peloton

Price

● $1,399-2,499

Highlights

● High levels of accuracy (+/- 1.0%)
● Longest battery life of any power meter
● Dependable and durable

Key Features

● Road, MTB, CX, Track
● Installation: More involved (60 min. estimated)
● Battery: Proprietary or rechargeable (Origin)
● Power measurement: Both legs
● L/R power: No
● ANT+

SRM Origin

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SRM SRAM XX1

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Best-selling brand with models for almost any crank including carbon

Stages Shimano Ultegra 6800 Power Meter
Stages Shimano XT M8000 Power Meter
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Dual-sided power, CPS technology and accurate to within +/- 0.5%

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The first power meter to offer total as well as left/right power for under $500

WATTEAM POWERBEAT Offroad Power Meter
WATTEAM POWERBEAT MTB Power Meter

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