The Tacx Vortex Smart Trainer is an interactive Smart trainer with an electro brake. This resistance unit can reach a maximum resistance is 950 Watt and realistically mirrors gradients of up to 7%.
With the option of connecting your Tacx Vortex Smart Trainer quickly and easily to the Tacx Cycling apps, you don't need to worry about linking up with a cycling computer. However, this is an option if it's your preferred method of training and collecting data. Of the many possible training options, you can choose the software that best matches you and your way of training. The Tacx Vortex Smart Trainer communicates wirelessly via ANT+ and Bluetooth® wireless technology. You can attach your tablet or smartphone to your handlebar with a special bracket.
Software: PC/laptop Tacx Cycling app
Resistance unit: Electro
Realistic slope: 7%
Max brake power (10 sec): 950 Watt
Sprint power (1 min): 750 Watt
Mass inertia: 11.81kg*
* Flywheel effect: the higher the value, the more realistic the cycling experience
Tacx Cycling App: Yes
PC Compatible from the box: PC Software Purchase Required