June 21, 2021
COLOGNE, Germany (June 21, 2021) – Sena Technologies, Inc., the global leader in Bluetooth® communication solutions for the powersports and outdoor sports markets is excited to announce the European launch of the M1 and M1 EVO smart mountain bike helmets. Developed for the trail, both the M1 and M1 EVO feature seamlessly integrated technology to keep groups of riders connected. Communicate from helmet to helmet without the need for cell phone connection, or pair your smartphone to listen to music, GPS, and more through the helmet's built-in speakers.
Sena is continuing it’s innovative smart bike helmet line with the M1 and M1 EVO after the success of the R1 and R1 EVO road cycling helmets, which also feature Sena’s unique communication platforms. Riders can now take Sena technology to the trail for a safe and connected riding experience with barely there technology that enhances the ride. In addition to rider to rider intercom communication, both the M1 and M1 EVO offer smartphone connectivity for a hands free way for riders to listen to music, GPS, cues from fitness apps, take calls, and more all through the recessed speakers of the helmet. The M1 and M1 EVO helmets feature:
Both the M1 and M1 EVO bring hands free communication to the trail. The M1 EVO, which can connect to a virtually limitless number of riders, is built on Sena’s proprietary Mesh Intercom™ platform. Whereas the M1 uses Sena’s original Bluetooth communication platform allowing for connection of up to 3 other riders.
The M1 EVO’s Mesh Intercom™ technology allows for communication with multiple riders within a half-mile (900 meters) range and incorporates up to 9 channels. The multi-channel protocol features 9 channels, letting users switch between different groups on different frequencies. With Mesh technology riders are able to quickly pair to one another with the touch of a single button. The M1 EVO is also compatible with Sena’s R1 EVO road cycling helmet, which also features the intelligent Mesh Intercom™ platform.
The M1 helmet offers 4-way Bluetooth intercom at a half-mile (900 meters) range, allowing a user to connect with up to 3 other riders with the M1, or any of Sena’s other Bluetooth-enabled helmets such as the R1 or X1S. The M1 also includes 2-way HD Intercom, which allows a pair of riders to experience high-definition sound quality in their rider to rider conversations.
The integrated LED taillight dramatically increases rider visibility to those behind them, while the included sun visor reduces sun glare. The numerous vents on the helmets enable airflow, keeping the head cool while an adjustable nylon chin strap couples with the spin-lock adjuster to comfortably fit and stabilize the helmet on the rider’s head.
Both the M1 and M1 EVO are now available in Europe on Sena.com and will soon be available on Amazon. M1 helmets are available in Medium and Large sizes in three different colors: matte black, matte white, and cement gray.
About Sena Technologies, Inc.
Established in 1998, Sena Technologies, Inc. is the leading innovator in the motorcycle and outdoor sports communication market. After long standing success producing enterprise level Bluetooth® networking products, Sena released our first Bluetooth intercom headset for motorcyclists in 2010: the SMH10. Sena has continued to lead the category by developing innovative motorcycle and outdoor sport communications devices, including intercoms with integrated cameras, smart helmets, Mesh intercom technology, and a variety of software and apps which power and control the hardware.
In addition to and as a result of producing technically innovative products for enthusiasts, Sena has come to be the Bluetooth communication supplier of choice for the industry’s leading motorcycle and helmet OEMs. Leveraging our longstanding design and development expertise, Sena has partnered with many other manufacturers to bring Bluetooth communication to a wide variety of brands and retailers. Sena’s products are offered worldwide through its global network of distributors, retailers and OEM partners.
With 20 years of technical development experience behind us, Sena continues to produce innovative communication solutions for 2-wheel and outdoor enthusiasts worldwide. We now look forward to satisfying the needs of our customers and partners through the next 20 years and beyond.