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A New Antenna-Free PackTalk Edge Communicator from Cardo

Cardo entered the market in 2015 with Dynamic Mesh Communications (DMC). The new system allowed users to connect with 15 other riders using the same mesh. It used a networking protocol as smart home devices. Additionally, the self-healing network provided up to a mile range for users. Riders can leave and rejoin group conversations during the commute. The new PackTalk Edge communicator will feature Cardo’s second-generation DMC.

PackTalk Edge

Second Gen DMC

As a result, DMC’s coverage and connectivity will come with improvements in the latest PackTalk Edge. Expectations are that the Edge will also contain an improved Bluetooth 5.2 chip. It would allow for more excellent universal connectivity. The “Hey, Cardo” command may also activate connected devices. All thanks to an enhanced Natural Voice Operation engine.

Cardo PackTalk Edge

Sound by JBL

The PackTalk Edge features JBL speakers. Three new sound profiles are available for adjusting the sound. PackTalk edge comes with an upgraded noise-cancelling microphone. A new magnetic Air Mount makes the Cardo system more adaptable with universal helmet fitment.

The omission of antennae favours a sleeker, more functional design with Cardo. The Edge has a 13-hour battery life despite its compact size. With a 20-minute charge, USB-C fast charging recoups 2 hours of battery life, and full power is ready in 1.5-2 hours. The device features over-the-air software upgrades. The Cardo Connect app keeps the PackTalk Edge up-to-date with the latest firmware.

Cardo PackTalk Edge on a Helmet

Cardo Systems CEO Alon Lumbroso said, “This latest offering is testament to Cardo’s three pillars — quality, deliberate innovation, and user-first.” A company spokesperson said, “Innovation is in our company DNA. We’re happy to transfer that into a product for fellow motorcyclists.”

Pricing Cardo PackTalk Edge

The PackTalk Edge will retail for $389.95 for a single device and $699.95 for a dual pack. Cardo’s new comm device, the PackTalk Edge, will be available at retailers in late April 2022 or from the Cardo website for customers to buy. Cardo’s latest software and hardware advances should also represent a watershed point in the Bluetooth communicator sector.

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Andrew Nelson
Andrew Nelsonhttp://www.bikersinsider.com
Andrew Nelson is an Editor at Bikers Insider, He has been a Passionate motorcycle rider since age 10, Andrew has close to a decade of Motorcycle industry experience, initially working in an online, magazine and has now transitioned into a full-time blog writer, Andrew prefers touring-style motorcycles, his favorite motorbike is Africa Twin. He is obsessed with keeping up to date with all the latest tech in the motorcycle industry, Andrew is also a keen swimmer and he can usually be found training in his local swimming pool. Words from Andrew: Beyond my love of adventure and riding a motorcycle, sharing stories and my experience with other fellow riders is another passion of mine, I hope sharing my stories and experience will inspire anyone interested in motorcycle adventures.


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