COROS Announces First Major Software Update of 2021

January 22, 2021

Continuing to innovate and evolve its software platform and mobile application, COROS is introducing 5 new features in its latest update.

Tustin, CA, January 22, 2021 – COROS Wearables Inc., makers of performance sports wearables, announced today a major software and app update. The new features and advancement of existing features comes as the brand continues to respond to the ever-evolving needs of performance athletes of all disciplines. The latest update includes 3 new software features and 2 new features to the COROS App, available for download in the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.

This week’s update brings the following enhancements to the COROS platform:

  • Timing to the hundredth of a second (0.01) to address the needs of the track community and those who require precision timing for their speed workouts and races.
  • Track Run mode added as an option for COROS custom workout programs.
  • Check Points added to GPX Route Navigation – allowing users to add aid stations, meet up points or other points of interest to their routes.
  • New updated map layering options in the COROS App from MapBox
  • Weather info added to the workout summary page in the COROS App

“The COROS mission is to create technology that improves the athlete’s training and efficiency,” said COROS CEO Lewis Wu. “Our team of developers and engineers have worked tirelessly to create improvements to the overall user training experience based on feedback from COROS Pro Athletes including Eliud Kipchoge and Emma Coburn as well as customers from all around the world.”

The firmware update is already available via an update to the COROS App for VERTIX, APEX Pro and PACE 2 users and will be available for APEX users in the coming days.

COROS is a performance sports technology company that helps athletes train to be their best. For COROS it’s all about the outdoors, mountains, and a passionate active lifestyle. We combine high grade hardware with innovative technology to provide endurance athletes with the gear they rely on in the world’s most extreme environments. Advanced technology with an efficient and intuitive user experience is at our core – when you use a COROS product, you know you are getting a tool that has been designed, tested and perfected for the athlete, by the athlete. COROS users have set World Records and been to the highest point on earth, pushing our products to the extremes. At COROS, creation and innovation are never ending. Our customers, the athletes make COROS – be a part of our community @COROSGlobal on Facebook and Instagram.