Unlike past Edge series devices though, this one took a notable departure from the pattern of adding new features, and instead choose the route of reducing features while also reducing the price by nearly half.
This matches their moves on the running watch lineup to offer different levels of products at very different price points for very different audiences.
If the file is exported from an existing ride, the virtual partner will follow the existing ride’s times.
The Strava status page also displays uploads from Garmin Connect.
One way to ensure a refreshed connection between Garmin Connect and Strava is to disconnect Garmin Sync from your Strava settings, then reconnect.
We're seeing the occasional delay when syncing from Garmin's side, especially during peak upload times.
While the sync functionality will usually take only a few minutes, some users are reporting delays of up to 12 hours. You can check whether Garmin Sync is working by checking out their status page and referring to the "Strava" status (6th from the bottom).
After your first upload, we'll even sync your past 90 days of Garmin Connect activity.