Support Topic: Using Cadence

Does Cadence support landscape orientation?

Yes, Cadence supports landscape orientation! Landscape support is part of the Pro and Elite subscriptions. Note that orientation is locked once you start recording your activity.

Why don’t stats match between Cadence and Strava (or other app or device)?

The general answer is that no two apps will ever have stats match exactly, because they all use different algorithms to process the data, and no one shares what those are. Even if you and a friend were riding right next to each other with the same app or cycling computer, and both uploaded your […]

What Voice Announcements are available?

Voice Announcement Settings Announcement Speed: Very Slow, Slow, Medium, Fast, Very Fast Interval Type: Distance or Time Voice Announcement Data The following is a list of available Voice Announcements as of Cadence 1.7.8: Totals and Misc Speed and Pace Cadence Heart Rate Power Elevation Calories

How do Strava Live Segments Work?

To use Strava Live Segments you need a subscription to both Cadence Elite and Strava Summit. Below you’ll find details on how to Enable Strava Live Segments and how to Use Strava Live Segments. All segment effort results are preliminary. Final results will be determined by Strava after uploading your activity. Note that Strava Live […]

What data does Cadence sync to Apple Health?

As of version 1.7.17, Cadence syncs all workout data to Apple Health, including workout type, location, duration, distance, elevation, speed, steps, and calories. When synced to Apple Health, these workouts will contribute to your Activity Rings in the Fitness app. Make sure to turn on access in the main Settings app › Health › Data […]

How does the Live Tracking feature work?

Live Tracking: you can turn on Live Tracking from the Settings screen. If you turn it off, your Live Tracking data is removed and your link will no longer work. Update Interval: how often the app will send live tracking data. The more frequently Live Tracking is updated, the more your battery life will be […]

What data fields are available to view during an activity?

Cadence has over 100 metrics to choose from! You can even customize the text colors and background colors of each field individually. Below is a list as of version 1.7.9: Cadence Fields Calorie Fields When using a cycling power meter, calories are equivalent to kilojoules. Device Fields Distance Fields Elevation Fields Heart Rate Fields Lap […]

How do I change between metric and imperial units?

Go to the Settings screen and under Display, tap Data Formats. You’ll then be able to set all the following to your own personal preference: Set distance to Miles or Kilometers. Set elevation to Feet or Meters. Set weight to Pounds or Kilograms. Set temperature to Fahrenheit or Celsius. Set date to mm/dd/yy or dd/mm/yy. […]

How long should my battery last while using Cadence?

Battery life will of course vary depending on your device, battery health, screen brightness, screen layout in Cadence, etc. Typical usage is generally between 10% and 20% per hour. Please see tips for increasing battery life and more real world tests below. A few tips to help increase battery life Real world results These are […]

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