Garmin went ahead and launched the Edge 1040 Solar, a GPS bike computer, and the Varia RCT 715 taillight with built-in camera, in India.

The Edge 1040 Solar costs Rs 72,990 while the non-solar version of the same called Edge 1040 Bundle costs Rs 67,990 less. They are available from Garmin brand stores and Amazon India.

Garmin Edge 1040

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Key features of the Edge 1040 Solar include electric glass solar charging lenses which Garmin claims extend battery life to up to 100 hours in battery saver mode. The device also comes with multiband GNSS technology for better positional accuracy. The Edge 1040 Solar comes with navigation tools such as turn-by-turn navigation, break route guidance, and off-course notifications.