Regarding the firmware update of the SGX-CA500

September 7, 2016

In order to ensure you receive the most accurate and enjoyable experience from your SGX-CA500 Cyclocomputer, please confirm the content of the changes and update your Cyclocomputer to the latest version of the Firmware.

Main improvements

・Auto Target Alert Feature

- Adds the ability to program an audible alert when you go beyond aa specified range for "Target Power", "Target Heart Rate" and "Target Cadence" while using "Training Assist", "Interval Timer" and "Threshold Training".
- Sets automatic alerts depending on the training menu chosen.
- You can "Enable / Disable" and set your alert ranges from [Menu] - [Training] - [Alerts] - [Auto Target Alert].

・Real-Time Interval Intensity Alert Feature

- An alert can be programmed when exceeding a specified threshold from the Real Time Interval Intensity metric.
- Real Time Interval Intensity calculates multiple MMP time intervals and at what percentage your power average is from your MMP curve. Real Time Interval Intensity will automatically determine display your highest numerical values as the current training intensity in real time.
- You can set the threshold value for alerts and enable / disable them at [Menu] - [Training] - [Alerts] - [Real-time Interval Intensity Alert].
- You can view the "Real-Time Interval Intensity" metric in the following data field.
- Data Category "Power Training", Data Type "Real-Time Interval Intensity".

* Note

◇Real Time Interval Intensity requires a Pioneer Pedaling Monitor Sensor or ANT+ power meter.
◇You can manually set your MMP data in Rider Setting.
[Menu] - [Settings] - [Rider Setting]
◇Your MMP data for the last three months is automatically downloaded from Cyclo-Sphere.
[Menu] - [Option] - [Wi-Fi Connect]

・Auto Page Transition Feature

- Adds the ability to automatically change your screen to a dedicated screen designed to enhance the "Interval Timer" and "Threshold Training" functions.
- The pageset switches automatically when using the Interval Timer or Threshold Training, and automatically returns your preset screens upon completion of the Interval Timer or Threshold Training session.
- You can switch from the recommended page with the left and right swipe. The preset Interval Timer and Threshold Training Screens are not editable.
- This function is a default. If you don't wish to use this function or would rather create your own page for Interval Timer and Threshold Training, you can disable it by un-checking the check box at [Menu] - [Training] - [Auto Page Transition].
- This feature is similar to the automatic page change function found in the "Training Assist" function.

・New Specification for "Mode Switch" for Pedalng Monitor Sensor.

- It is now possible to Mode Switch when the "Transmit ANT+ Power" feature is selected.
- "Transmit ANT+ Power" enable / disable is at [Menu] - [Settings] - [Device] - [Transmit ANT+ Power].
- Mode Switch can be found at [Menu] - [Option] - [Pedaling Settings] - [Mode Switch].

・Update the Pedaling Monitor Sensor Firmware

- Improved data accuracy at the time of pedaling started.
- Please see here for the update instructions.
- Sensor firmware version : Ver 4.027

Update method

Use the update procedure below to update your firmware.
The update procedure using Wi-Fi is here
The update procedure using Cloud Connect (Windows) is here
The update procedure using Cloud Connect (Mac) is here
The firmware update requires from 20 to 30 minutes in a high speed Internet environment.

Version of firmware after update

Version of firmware : 20160907.02.54
You can check the version of your firmware as described below.
Confirmation procedure : [Settings] - [System] - [Firmware Version]


・Confirm that there is enough power remaining in the Cyclocomputer's batteries.
・Do the update in an environment that has a stable internet connection, that is not subject to interruptions.

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