Intelligence on your handlebar
Always connected with the digital world, even on the move: Thanks to the smartphone and COBI.Bike app, the SmartphoneHub offers you a wide range of useful functions - from navigation, music control, fitness tracking and making calls to the connection to other services and apps, such as Strava or komoot. An integrated display that supplies the most important riding data, even without the smartphone, ensures complete flexibility. The SmartphoneHub keeps you perfectly connected.
Extremely well connected: Thanks to the smartphone with the COBI.Bike app, the SmartphoneHub can become a fully networked control centre that navigates and records activities and connects them to other services and apps.
Well conceived solution
Clever connections: The combination of SmartphoneHub, COBI.Bike app and smartphone creates a completely connected riding experience. At the same time, this gives you maximum flexibility so you can use your eBike with or without a smartphone connected.
Even without a smartphone on the handlebar: The 1.5-inch LCD display integrated in the SmartphoneHub shows the most important riding data and enables the eBike system to be activated.
Always a reliable guide: The COBI.Bike app guides you reliably to your destination – with either 2D or 3D map view. The navigation instructions are also issued by voice output using the smartphone.
The carefree way to cruise through the countryside: Up-to-the-minute weather forecasts ensure you are always well-informed, thanks to the COBI.Bike app.
Setting and checking goals: The COBI.Bike app turns the smartphone into a digital trainer by connecting to fitness and health services like Apple Health, Google Fit and Strava.
Fitter with the smartphone: The COBI.Bike app gives you a permanent overview of the most important training data such as performance, cadence and calorie consumption. It is also possible to connect a heart rate monitor using Bluetooth technology.
The easy way to listen to your favourite music or the latest thriller: The COBI.Bike app gives you access to music and audio book streaming services.
Easy handling: The separate control unit enables you to control all functions comfortably from the handlebar. The voice output means that you no longer have to look at the display while navigating or changing functions.
Clear layout: Information is always perfectly readable, whether on the display of the smartphone or SmartphoneHub.
Charging the smartphone battery while on the move: The smartphone can be connected to the SmartphoneHub using the USB port or by means of the optional iPhone mount, enabling it to be conveniently powered from the eBike battery.
Always up-to-date: software updates for the SmartphoneHub can be installed with ease using wireless technology with the help of the COBI.Bike app.
The SmartphoneHub uses the COBI.Bike app to connect to the smartphone via Bluetooth. The app provides the eBiker with a modern, fully integrated control centre - with real-time fitness data, ride planning and recording options, as well as voice output. This connects the rider to the digital world.
|No support, all display functions are available.||Low level support with maximum efficiency for the longest range.||Measured support for rides with a long range.||Continuous support for a natural riding sensation and energy-saving riding for sporty eBikers.||Powerful support for universal use and for sporty riding as well as for fast commuting in city traffic.||Direct support at maximum power into the highest cadences for sporty riding.|
*Progressive support for a natural riding sensation and optimum control in challenging terrain.
**The Tour+ riding mode is available for eBikes with Drive Unit Performance Line CX with derailleur gears (from model year 2020) and eMTB mode and replaces the Tour mode.
Explore product combinations
Which app matches which display? Which eBike motor goes with which battery? The overview of product combinations indicates the compatibilities between all Bosch eBike components.
All iPhone and Android smartphones with a width of 58mm to 78mm and a thickness of 7mm to 8mm including cover can be securely fixed to the handlebar using the universal mount.
The following step-by-step guide explains how you can update the software on your SmartphoneHub.
- Make sure that your COBI.Bike app is updated to the latest software version.
- Open the COBI.Bike app.
- Turn on SmartphoneHub.
- Under "My Bike" you can see whether a new software version is available for your SmartphoneHub.
- Follow the instructions in the app to update your SmartphoneHub.
Please note: The smartphone should be near the hub during installation and all sources of interference (e.g. other connected smartphones) should be removed.
Yes. In addition, the system also supports all devices that use the standard Bluetooth® profile for Bluetooth® Smart (4.x/BLE), e.g. heart rate belts, armbands or other wearables that measure heart rate.