Never stop cycling with the ultimate solar powered GPS bike computer you can depend on when you need it most.

Is ready for any ride, from remote gravel trails to epic climbs.

Keep on pushing. Power Glass solar charging extends battery life up to 42 minutes per hour in battery saver mode.
Ride farther, charge less. With solar charging, get up to 45 hours of battery life in demanding use cases and up to 100 hours in battery saver mode.
Go deep. Dense tree cover and the urban canyon are no match for its spot-on accuracy with multi-band GNSS.
Your cycling ability and the course demands help you understand your strengths and weaknesses.
Ride like a local with ride type-specific maps and navigation.
Know how much is left in your tank with stamina insights.



Solar Charging - The Power Glass solar charging lens extends battery life, giving you up to 100 hours in battery saver mode or up to 45 hours in demanding use cases. During daytime rides, it adds up to 42 minutes per hour in battery saver mode and up to 20 minutes per hour in demanding use cases.
Stamina Insights - While you ride, get stamina insights so you can keep an eye on how much you have left in the tank.
Cycling Abilities and Course Demands - Classify your strengths as a cyclist, focus on improvement, and prepare for the demands of a specific course.
Power Guide - Recommended power targets help you manage your efforts throughout a course.
Dynamic Performance Monitoring - Get more insight about how your body is responding to training. Track VO2 Max, recovery time, training load, training load focus and more.
Training Status - How effective is your training? Automatically evaluate your recent exercise history and performance indicators to see if you’re training productively, peaking or overreaching.
Daily Suggested Workouts - For training guidance that takes you and your fitness level into account, get daily ride suggestions based on your current training load and VO2 max.
Sync Training Plans - Get your indoor and outdoor training plans from the Garmin Connect smart-device app, or sync seamlessly to your Edge device from other apps, including the TrainingPeaks app. Plus, get prompts to complete a missed workout.
Heat and Altitude Acclimation - Prepare yourself for any environment. See how your body is holding up in different environments with heat and altitude acclimation.
ClimbPro Feature - Automatically see the remaining ascent and grade when you’re climbing while following a route or course. This helps you gauge your effort and see how much you have left to suffer. You can even save your climbs for postride review on your device or in the Garmin Connect app.
Nutrition and Hydration Alerts - Get the insight you need to stay fueled, mile after mile. Edge 1040 will notify you when it’s time to hydrate or eat.
Cycling Dynamics - Take advantage of advanced cycling metrics designed to give insight into how your performance changes based on variable conditions such as position, bike setup, ride duration and more.
MTB Dynamics - Track the epic details of every ride with mountain biking metrics such as jump count, jump distance and hang time.
Grit And Flow - Grit rates the difficulty of a ride using GPS, elevation and other data. Flow measures how smoothly you descend a trail so you have a score to beat next time.
Multi-Band GNSS - Get better positional accuracy and coverage — even in the most challenging environments — with multi-system, multi-band GNSS technology.
Ride Type-Specific Maps - Ride like a local, whatever your bike type, with improved maps that highlight popular roads and trails plus searchable points of interest (POIs).
Trailforks App - With routable worldwide MTB trail data and POIs from Trailforks, easily search for trails directly on your Edge. Or download the Trailforks app to transfer your planned routes from the Trailforks website.
Forksight Mode - This mode automatically displays upcoming forks in the trail and gives you context by showing where you are within a trail network.
Turn-by-Turn Directions - Never get lost with turn-by-turn directions and alerts that notify you of upcoming turns.
Off-Course Recalculation - Feel free to pause route guidance and off-course notifications while you go off-course to explore. When you’re ready to get back on track, will show you the way.
Shimano Steps e-Bike System Compatible - View a dedicated eBike status screen, data fields and support for system status and warning messages. Even see assist level, gear position, battery life and more during a ride.
Inreach Device Compatibility - Stay in touch wherever you ride by pairing Edge with a compatible inReach device. View and reply to messages, share trip data, and trigger interactive SOS alerts.
Varia Compatibility - Pair the Edge 1040 bike computer with your Varia rearview radar and Lights so you can easily see and be seen.
Incident Detection - This Edge automatically sends a message with your location to preloaded emergency contacts if it detects an incident.
Bike Alarm - The PIN-protected bike alarm will notify you on your smartphone if your bike is moved while you’re inside getting water or making a pit stop.
Group Messaging - Stay in Touch with your riding crew when you get separated from the pack.
Grouptrack Feature - Keep an eye on your riding companions, even when they fall out of sight — and let them keep an eye on you. GroupTrack can keep tabs on up to 50 of your friends at once. Just look at your screen to see updates.
Smart Notifications - Receive texts and alerts right on your Edge device when paired with your compatible smartphone.
Sync with Garmin Connect - The Garmin Connect app is home to a thriving online community where people on the go can connect and compete — and even share their triumphs via social media.
Connect IQ Store - Download custom data fields, and get apps and widgets from their Connect IQ Store app downloaded to your compatible smartphone.
Smart Trainer Compatibility - Pair Edge 1040 with your Tacx indoor trainer so you can ride when you want and where you want.
Automatic Setup - Be ready to ride in moments, instead of wasting time configuring settings. Get prepopulated custom ride profiles based on your previous Edge bike computer, ride types or your sensors. Once on your Edge, you can manage your ride profiles directly from your device or compatible smartphone.


Multi-band GNSS    
Barometric Altimeter    
Ambient Light Sensor

Daily Smart

Connectivity - Bluetooth, ANT+, Wi-Fii
Connect IQ (downloadable watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)    
On-Device Connect IQ store    
Smart notifications    
Text response/reject phone call with text (Android only)    
Realtime settings sync with garmin connect mobile    
Virb remote    
Smartphone compatibility - iPhone, Android

Safety and Tracking

Group Livetrack    
Rider-to-rider Messaging    
Incident Detection    
Find My Edge   
Bike Alarm    
Weather Alerts    
Inreach Compatible

Activity Tracking

Calories Burned

Training, Planning and Analysis

Customisable Data Pages    
Auto Pause
Interval Training    
Advanced Workouts    
Downloadable Training Plans    
Daily Workout Suggestions    
Primary and Secondary Workout Targets    
Auto Lap    
VO2 Max (Run)    
Realtime Stamina    
Training Status    
Training Load    
Training Load Focus    
Cycling Ability Analysis    
Course Demands Analysis    
Training Effect    
Recovery Advisor    
Virtual Partner    
Race An Activity    
Trendline Popularity Routing    
Auto Scroll    
Physio Trueup

Outdoor Recreation

ClimbPro Ascent Planner


Cycle Map (Routable Cycling-specific Street Map) (Multi-region)
Alerts (Triggers Alarm When You Reach Goals Including Time, Distance, Heart Rate Or Calories)    
On-Device Course Creator    
On-Device Location Search    
Power Guide    
Popularity Heatmap    
Cycling Dynamics Compatible    
MTB Dynamics    
Integrated Trailforks Trail Data    
Power Meter Compatible    
Compatible with Varia Radar (Rear-facing Radar)    
Compatible with Varia Lights


Edge Remote    
Varia Remote    
Ant+ Electronic Shifting    
Shimano Di2 Synchro Shift Integration    
Smart Trainer Control    
Extended Display (Allows a Garmin Watch to Share Data Screens on Edge)


Dimensions 2.3″ x 4.6″ x 0.8″ (59.3 x 117.6 x 20.0 mm)
Touchscreen Yes
Colour Display Yes
Display Resolution 282 x 470 pixels
Display Size 3.5″ (88.9 mm) diagonal
Weight 4.7 oz (133 g)
Battery Type Rechargeable lithium-ion
Battery Life 30 hours
Battery Save Mode Yes
Water Rating IPX7
In-Ride Power Compatible (Garmin Charge Battery Pack) Yes

Maps and Memory

Ability to Add Maps Yes
Basemap Preloaded Garmin cycle map
External Memory Storage Yes (32 GB internal memory)
Waypoints/Favourites/Locations 200
Navigation Routes 100 Courses
History Up to 200 hours


inReach Mini
inReach Mini 2
Rally RK100
Rally RK200
Rally RS100
Rally RS200
Rally XC100
Rally XC200
Varia RCT715
Varia Rearview Radar
Varia RTL515
Varia Smart Bike Lights
Varia UT800 Smart Headlight
Vector 3
Vector 3S

What's in the Box?

Edge 1040 Solar
Black silicone case
Mounts (MTB, standard and out-front)
USB cable

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