Cyclo Series

Magellan Cyclo 505 USA

Cyclo 505 and 505hc are powerful GPS cycling computers designed to provide the most routing options, sensor support and connectivity for the serious cyclist.

  • Complete USA road network and OSM crowd source trail data showing cycling POIs like bicycle shops
  • Surprise Me™ suggests up to 3 different routes after entering distance or time criteria
  • Bluetooth® Smart connectivity for smartphones and sensors including over 180 ANT+ speed, cadence, heart rate and power accessories
  • Compatible with Shimano Di2 electronic road bicycle shifting systems with Di2 Wireless Unit featuring D-Fly
  • Shake-N-Share keeps everyone together by sharing a route with other Cyclo 315 or 505 series owners
  • 505 and 505hc include Out-front mount, 505hc model includes heart rate monitor and speed/cadence sensor

Price: $499.99

Your Price: $429.99 – $499.99

Magellan Cyclo 505
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Magellan's Cyclo 505 and 505hc are powerful cycling GPS computers designed for the serious cyclist. Both models come with vibrant 3" color screen that is easily read in direct sunlight, rugged and water resistant to IPX-7 standards, include cable tie and Out-front mounts and have a simple interface with large buttons for gloved hands.

The Cyclo 505 models are the first cycling GPS computers to provide Bluetooth® Smart connectivity. Most riders will have their phone tucked away when riding and with the Magellan Cyclo 505 and 505hc you can pair with iPhone and select Android devices and receive text message and call notification alerts directly onto the Cyclo device. If a rider uses a Bluetooth headset (sold separately) they could answer an incoming call or set up an automatic response to let the caller know you are on a ride and will call back. Cyclo’s Bluetooth support also allows you to control your music playlists directly from the device. Not feeling the current song, use your Cyclo device to skip it or change playlists.

No computer, no problem. The Cyclo 505 and 505hc provide wireless connectivity so uploading your tracks has never been simpler. Whether you’re at a local hot spot or in the comforts of home Cyclo can transfer your data to the website. Use Strava to save and share your tracks? Simply set to immediately upload your tracks to Strava whenever you save to the website. One push of a button and you’re done; more wireless app compatibility is on the way so stay tuned.

Cyclo 505 models are compatible with Shimano’s Di2 electronic road bicycle shifting systems with the Di2 Wireless Unit (SM-EWW01) featuring the new Shimano D-Fly Data Management system. Read and record shifting information from compatible Di2 electronic shifting units. Information can be displayed in either gear position, gear number or visually by a chart or graph. Battery status and alerts or warnings are also visible.

Cyclo 505 and 505hc come preloaded with detailed road base map and OpenStreetMap (OSM) crowd sourced maps. Up to 35,000 cycle lanes and 5000 tracks in the USA are available and cycling points of interest (POI) including restaurants and bicycle shops are visible along the route.

Magellan's Cyclo 505 and 505hc can optimize your routes by letting the cyclist create specific touring, mountain, road or indoor training profiles. Simply instruct Cyclo to avoid dirt or paved roads or specifically for mountain bikers decide what % of a given route is dirt. With the 505 and 505hc a rider can program up to 6 different profiles.

Looking for a little variety during your ride? Cyclo's Surprise Me™ feature lets you choose between different routes (up to 3) provided after the rider has entered either distance or time criteria. Choose the difficulty and grade that is best suited for you or your group.

Cyclo 505 and 505hc comes with outstanding sensor support. Whether it is speed, cadence, heart rate or power Cyclo supports over 180 ANT+ sensors and is the first Cycling GPS computer to support Bluetooth Smart sensors. Magellan's Cyclo 505hc includes ANT+ heart rate and speed/cadence sensors.

Sharing your route and mapping information is easy with Magellan's Cyclo Shake & Share. Any riding companion with a 315 or 505 series Cyclo can, in a matter of seconds, wirelessly receive the route. Handy for a groups whether on the road or mountain biking.

Weather or time keeping you inside to train? Create an indoor cycling profile that disables GPS functionality, but still measures speed, cadence, heart rate and power. Once paired with an ANT+ capable trainer you can control grade, the amount of wind and track/ground resistance you want to endure.


3" color transflective screen
Vibrant touchscreen providing direct sunlight readability.

Simple easy to use interface
Simple menu with large control buttons that are easy to use even with gloved hands.

Rugged design
Cyclo 505 and 505hc can take any sort of terrain you can. Built to IPX-7 standards the Cyclo 505 models can be submersed in 1 meter of water for 30 minutes.

Detailed Road & OpenStreetMap
Preloaded maps showing cycle lanes, cycle tracks and bike shop POIs. Discover new cycle routes and bike trails or record and share your own.

Programmable Cycling Profiles
Save up to 6 profiles based on the type of rider (touring, mountain bike and road) you are. Customize the type of surface you wish to use and for mountain bikers the % of dirt a trail you want.

Surprise Me™ Routing
Specify a distance or time and Magellan's Cyclo 505 and 505hc will present you with up to three routes to choose. The difficulty and grade of each route is presented so that you can choose the ride that is right for you or your group.

Bluetooth® Connectivity
Cyclo 505 devices are the only bike computers on the market to control the music on your smartphone and notify you of missed or incoming calls or text. Calls can be answered with a Bluetooth headset (not included) or set to automatically respond that you are riding. Cyclo 505 models are currently compatible with iPhone and select Android devices – with some features only compatible with Android.

Ant+ and Bluetooth Accessory Support
Supports over 180 ANT+ Speed/Cadence, HRM and Power sensors. Set up multiple cycling profiles and save sensors associated with each one .As more Bluetooth Smart sensors come into the market Cyclo 505 and 505hc are ready to support. Cyclo 505hc comes with ANT+ heart rate and speed/cadence sensors.

Shimano Di2 Electronic Road Bicycle Shifting Systems Compatible
Record and read shifting information from compatible Di2 electronic shifting systems that have the Di2 Wireless Unit (SM-EWW01). Information displayed in either gear position, gear number or visually by a chart or graph. Battery status and alerts or warnings are also visible.

Upload your ride data anywhere, anytime with or without your computer. Once you setup your Magellan Cyclo 505 for Wi-Fi transfers you can wirelessly sync your ride to the website. If you use Strava you can set your Magellancyclo website to automatically save your data to your Strava account. More app support is coming so stay tuned.

Shake & Share
Easily share your planned route wirelessly with other Magellan Cyclo 315 and 505 devices by selecting the feature and shaking the 315 series back and forth at another Cyclo 315 or 505 unit. Make sure everyone arrives at the destination even if you are separated or ride at different paces.

Indoor training
Create an indoor cycling profile that disables GPS functionality, but measures speed, cadence, heart rate and power. Pair with an ANT+ capable trainer and control grade, resistance or simulate the wind you want to endure.

Multiple mounts included
Both an Out-front mount and a universal cable tie mount are provided in each Magellan Cyclo 505 and 505hc package. Use the mount that is best for you and your bike.

Back track
Magellan’s Cyclo 505 models tracks your position from start to finish. Get lost in the journey and not the route. By using the back tracking feature you can always find your way back to where you started or deviated from a route.

High-sensitivity SiRFstarIII GPS
3-5 meter GPS accuracy provides a superior and accurate navigation experience for wherever your ride may take you.

Rechargeable Lithium Battery
Up to 12 Hours of battery life with a rechargeable Lithium Ion cell battery. Go strong for an entire day.

  • Product Number CY0505SGXNA / CY0505SGHNA


  • Dimensions (English) 2.4" x 4.06" x .74"
  • Dimensions (Metric) 62 X 103 X 18.9mm
  • Weight (English) 4.55 Oz.
  • Weight (Metric) 129g
  • Battery Type Rechargeable L-Ion
  • Battery Life Up to 12 Hours
  • Camera No
  • Flashlight No
  • Microphone No
  • Waterproof IPX-7
  • Speaker Yes
  • Stereo Audio Jack No
  • Available User Storage noinfofound
  • CPU 533MHz
  • Expandable Memory No
  • Temperature Range (F) 14F to 140F
  • Temperature Range (C) -10C to 60C
  • Suspend Mode No
  • Internal Memory <500MB
  • Audio/Video Input No
  • SD Slot No
  • Water-Resistance noinfofound
  • Vibrate noinfofound
  • Watch Mode noinfofound
  • Package Contents noinfofound


  • Display Resolution, WxH WQVGA, 240 x 400
  • Screen Size 3.0"
  • Display Type Color, Transflective
  • Touch Screen Yes
  • Invertible Screen No

GPS & Sensors

  • GPS Accuracy Up to 3-5 meters
  • High-Sensitivity GPS SiRFstarIII™
  • Barometric Altimeter noinfofound
  • Temperature Yes
  • Antenna Type Multidirectional Patch
  • 3-Axis Electronic Compass Yes
  • External Antenna No
  • Percentage Grade Yes
  • G-sensor or Accelerometer Yes
  • GPS and Time Stamp No

Mapping & Navigation

  • Preloaded Maps OSM/Tele Atlas US or CA
  • Uploadable Maps No
  • Points of Interest Yes
  • Turn-by-Turn Routing Yes
  • Vertical Profile Yes
  • Area Calculation No
  • Hunt & Fish Calendar No
  • Sun & Moon Information No
  • Tide & Current Tables No
  • Coordinates Systems & Datums No
  • User Grid No
  • Lifetime Traffic Alerts No
  • Highway Lane Assist No
  • Map Updates Future S/W Release
  • Multi-Destination Routing No
  • OneTouch Favorites Menu No
  • Speed Limits No
  • Spoken Street Names No
  • Audible Proximity Alarms noinfofound
  • Silent Proximity Alarms noinfofound
  • Traffic Wake-Up No
  • Periodic Reporting No
  • Branded POIs No
  • POIs Along Route No
  • Smart City Search No
  • Smart Detour No
  • QWERTY/ABCD Keyboard No
  • Find Your Car No
  • Pedestrian Mode No
  • TourDirector No
  • Landscape/Portrait Mode No
  • Navionics? Map Compatible No
  • Good Sam/Trailer Life Directory No
  • RV/Truck route No
  • Customize Vehicle Profile No
  • Breadcrumb Navigation Yes
  • Back to Start/Location Yes
  • Landmark Guidance No
  • Portrait/Landscape mode No
  • Bluetooth Safe Texting No
  • Junction view No
  • Best Parking No
  • Traffic Camera Alerts by PhantomALERT No
  • Yelp Integration No
  • Foursquare Integration No
  • Gas Prices No
  • Weather No
  • Active Route Pause Yes
  • Customizable Screens Yes
  • Backtrack Navigation Yes
  • Data & Route Recording Yes
  • Surprise Me™ Yes
  • Coordinates Entry No
  • Truck POIs No
  • RV Dump Stations No
  • Advance Weather & Alerts No
  • Yellow Sign Alerts No
  • Toll Booth Alerts No


  • Imaging Sensor noinfofound
  • Resolution noinfofound
  • Vertical View angle noinfofound
  • Horizontal View angle noinfofound
  • Output Image noinfofound
  • Power Supply noinfofound
  • Ingress Rating noinfofound
  • Dimensions noinfofound
  • Weight noinfofound
  • Operating Temperature noinfofound
  • Rotation No
  • Parking Watch Mode No
  • Camera Mode No
  • Lens noinfofound


  • Frequency noinfofound
  • RF Output Power noinfofound
  • Power Supply noinfofound
  • Current Consumption noinfofound
  • Weather Proof noinfofound
  • Operating Temperature noinfofound
  • Dimensions noinfofound
  • Weight noinfofound


  • Receiver Sensitivity noinfofound
  • Power Supply noinfofound
  • Current Consumption noinfofound
  • Operating Temperature noinfofound
  • Dimensions noinfofound
  • Weight noinfofound

User Generated Content

  • Accepts GPX Files Yes
  • Waypoints noinfofound
  • Routes noinfofound
  • Geocaches noinfofound
  • Legs Per Route noinfofound
  • Paperless Geocaching No
  • Picture Viewer No
  • Tracks noinfofound
  • Points Per Track noinfofound
  • User Data Online Sharing Yes
  • Activity History noinfofound
  • Activity Totals noinfofound
  • Laps noinfofound
  • Locations/Waypoints No
  • File Format noinfofound
  • Magellan Active Compatible No
  • Third-Party Website Compatlble No
  • User Login No
  • Driving status & report No
  • Stores Waypoints Yes
  • Stores Tracks Yes
  • Stores Routes Yes


  • Core Fitness Data No
  • Training Alerts No
  • Auto Pause No
  • Auto Lap No
  • Customizable Activity Profiles noinfofound
  • Customizable Activity Screens No
  • Quick Info Screens No
  • Multisport Mode No
  • Activity Pacer No
  • Heart Rate Based Calorie Calculation No
  • Quick Start No

Interface & Communications

  • Communication Protocol USB Mass Storage
  • USB Port Yes
  • NMEA Output noinfofound
  • PC Compatible Yes
  • MAC Compatible Yes
  • Bluetooth Yes
  • Wi-Fi Yes
  • Cellular No
  • Satellite Messaging No
  • ANT+ Yes
  • Charging/Data Transfer noinfofound
  • Trainer Control Support (ANT+) Yes
  • Phone Message Alert Yes
  • Bluetooth Version noinfofound


  • Heart Rate Monitor (ANT+) Included in 505hc, compatible with 505
  • Foot Pod Compatible (ANT+) No
  • Bike Speed/Cadence Compatible (ANT+) Yes
  • Power Meter Compatible (ANT+) Yes
  • Multisport Mounting Kit Compatible noinfofound
  • Includes Heart Rate Monitor - Bluetooth Smart noinfofound


  • Operating System noinfofound
  • Processor noinfofound
  • RAM noinfofound
  • Video Card noinfofound
  • Disk Space noinfofound

Gerber Knife

  • Overall Length noinfofound
  • Closed Length noinfofound
  • Blade Length noinfofound
  • Weight noinfofound
  • Blade Composition noinfofound

Interface & Communications

  • Audible Alerts and Notifications No
  • Wireless Communication noinfofound
  • Fitness App Controls No
  • Music Controls Yes


  • App Data in Real-time No
  • Mobile App Compatibility noinfofound
  • Phone Compatibility noinfofound

Activity Tracking

  • Step Tracking noinfofound
  • Sleep Tracking noinfofound
  • Walk and run activities (without location) noinfofound
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Maps & Software
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