FAQ

Answers to frequently asked questions regarding Stages Power meters

How can I find out if my bicycle is compatible with the Stages Power Meter?
To ensure your bike is compatible with the Stages Power Meter, we request you check these primary compatibility guidelines for your bike. Each of the f...
Tue, 26 Jul, 2016 at 9:00 AM
How do I find out if my crank is compatible with a Stages Power meter?
Our existing models offer a large range of compatibility with crank sets from Shimano, FSA, SRAM, Cannondale, and Campagnolo (coming soon).  Though we may...
Thu, 2 Feb, 2017 at 4:58 PM
How do I check if my battery is running low?
The StagesPower meter calculates an estimated battery life remaining which can be checked using the StagesPower app or certain head units that enable this...
Mon, 8 Aug, 2016 at 7:44 AM
How do I calibrate my Stages Power Meter?
Setting the "Zero Offset" or calibrating your power meter is an important part of the set up process, as well as an ongoing step to continue get...
Tue, 26 Jan, 2016 at 3:17 PM
Is there a difference between the new version of the Stages Power meter and my old Stages power meter?
The second generation design of the Stages Power Meter reflects a change in the plastic housing that covers the unit in order to further evolve our product ...
Tue, 16 Feb, 2016 at 1:06 PM
Do I need to calibrate the Stages Power meter?
Not exactly, each Stages Power meter is calibrated during manufacturing using a sophisticated multistage process that is not necessary to repeat: however, i...
Thu, 9 Jul, 2015 at 1:25 PM
Is the Stages Power meter firmware upgradable?
Yes, the Stages Power meter firmware is easily upgraded using one of our free Stages Power Apps. The Stages Power App is available for both Apple iOS and An...
Fri, 13 Feb, 2015 at 10:27 AM
Can I replace the battery on the Stages Power meter without sending it in?
Yes, the battery is simple and quick to change and does not require any tools. Before changing your cover, please note whether your Stages Power meter has o...
Tue, 6 Oct, 2015 at 2:52 PM
Do I need a separate cadence sensor along with my Stages Power meter?
No, you do not need a separate cadence sensor in addition to the Stages Power meter. The Stages Power meter sends both watts and RPM to the head unit via it...
Fri, 13 Feb, 2015 at 10:30 AM
Can I send in my old power meter to be updated to the new design?
At this time, we are unable to offer the option to update existing functional first generation power meters to the new housing design. The basic principles ...
Wed, 16 Sep, 2015 at 3:13 PM