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Recommended Settings for Extended Battery Life during Cycling

Below are the recommended settings for using your Active 10 or Active 12 GPS device whilst cycling. We find that the below settings provide a much longer battery life than the default settings.

  • Main menu > settings > power control > automatic power saving > ”always on”
  • Main menu > settings > power control > automatic screen turn off > ”always on”
  • Main menu > settings > advanced power control > power saving mode > ”normal” “advanced” if you don’t use the trail up mode.
  • Main menu > settings > backlight > ‘as low as possible without impairing function’. You can use the backlight boost button above the on/off button for short bursts of 100% backlight.

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