VDO X3DW computer review

Good training option

Our rating 
4.0 out of 5 star rating 4.0
GBP £54.99 RRP | USD $84.99
VDO X3DW Computer

Our review

Feature-packed option that’s especially useful for structured training
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Several useful features make this wireless computer a good training option. Timers let you set different work and rest periods for interval training, a lap timer stores up to 30 laps worth of data, and you get both time and distance countdown modes too.

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All the other key functions are present with the navigator counter – independent of the trip distance – coming in particularly handy for following route instructions.

The head unit sits on either the bar or stem and setup is easy thanks to an indicator light that tells you when the sensor starts transmitting. You can input a second wheel size and buy an extra sensor for another bike (£24.99), and add a cadence sensor too (£24.99).

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The two most-used buttons sit flush alongside one another, which makes things awkward in big gloves, but we had no trouble reading the display and nothing disrupted the digital signal. 

Product Specifications

Product

Name X3DW computer (10)
Brand VDO

Description current speed; trip counter; average speed; maximum speed; stopwatch; countdown timer; cadence; time trial timer with variable distance; wake-up alarm; variable wake-up and reminder alarm clock.
LCD Backlight No
Wireless Yes