Cardio Exercise Machines

Cardio exercise machines help a trainee to increase stamina, burn extra calories and reduce body fat. Having an expensive piece of exercise equipment is no warranty of any kind for achieving desired goals, for a very simple reason - it is the trainee who does the exercise, not the machine.

Have that in mind when buying workout equipment of any kind.

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Or, read firts short intro about most common home gym exercise machines:


lifespan 1200i 1mTreadmills are one of the most often used aerobic workout equipment found in practically every commercial gym.

They are not the cheapest piece of the equipment, but they have many great characteristics, one of them being is that they - work!

When you decide to buy a treadmill for your home, there are many things to consider like motor strength and drive system, type of console, size of a running track, treadmill weight and dimensions, warranty etc.

Read more about Treadmills.


horizon fitness ex 59 elliptical trainer 1mEllipticals are very popular aerobic workout machines - they mimic the natural motion of walking and running but without the stress of foot impacting the walking/running surface.

Ellipticals have moving hand grips with adjustable/variable resistance which allows one to turn cardiovascular workout into a full-body cardio exercise.

Big and sturdy ellipticals usually have no folding option of any kind, so when buying such piece of equipment, be sure to have plenty of free area and place it on the permanent position.

Read more about Elliptical Exercise Machines.

 Exercise Bikes

keiser m3 indoor cycle 1mExercise or stationary bikes are one of the most common home aerobic workout machines. They are used for body toning, weight loss, conditioning, endurance training etc.

They range in models and price significantly and one must be careful when choosing right one.

Due to circular motion, stationary bikes provide low-impact exercise, which is very important for people having joint issues.

Read more about Exercise Bikes.

Rowers - Rowing Machines

concept2 model e 1mRowing machines or rowers are designed to simulate the action of rowing a boat. They are one of the best fat-burning and body-building workouts - they stress biggest muscle groups in the body like back and legs.

Rowing machines provide low impact cardio workouts by putting minimal stress on hips, knees and ankle joints.

On the other hand, rowers tend to emphasize hand/back pulling and legs push movements - something to consider in order to avoid imbalances.

Read more about rowing machines.


multisports st 2200 stepper 1mSteppers, step or stepping machines etc are cardio workout machines that greatly vary in size, functionality and price - from small, cheap units that offer basic cardio workout to relatively big, complex and pricey units that are sometimes even combination of ellipticals, exercise bikes and steppers.

Of course, which one is suitable for you, depends on many individual preferences.

Read more about Steppers.

Sole Fitness E35 Elliptical Machine

sole fitness e35 w150pxSole Fitness E35 Elliptical Machine is a big, sturdy, well-built, and expensive elliptical with many great features. Due to its quality and features, this elliptical belongs to the group of high-end home ellipticals and intro-level commercial ellipticals.

If you really like to do low-impact cardio at home and you don't mind spending some money, have this elliptical in mind.

Updated: March 14, 2023.

Sunny Health & Fitness Premium Cardio Climber Stepping Elliptical Machine - SF-E3919 Review

sunny sf e3919 mIf a fitness lover is looking for something more than just an elliptical and wondering if there would be an exercise machine out there that could give them what they want, there is good news for them. The Sunny Health & Fitness Premium Cardio Climber Stepping Elliptical Machine - SF-E3919 is a wonderful combination that any health enthusiast would love – it combines a cardio climber and an elliptical, which is capable of giving the user a full-body workout.

With its 10-inch stride length, 5-inch horizontal and 9-inch vertical climb, and full-motion handlebars, one can work their upper as well as lower body. Plus, the SF-E3919 has many features that make it a perfect home-gym machine.

Published: September 1, 2022.

Bowflex Max Trainer M3 Review

bowflex m3 mBowflex is generally considered by fitness enthusiasts as a maker of strength training equipment. However, they might be happy to know that the brand is not limited to this niche.

In the form of the Bowflex Max Trainer M3, the brand has created a full-body trainer. This entry-level trainer is reasonably priced and offers just what exercise fans love – a high-intensity workout! With its look inspired by modern sports cars, motorcycles, and aerospace technology, this machine can help them reach their fitness goals whether it’s calorie burn, fat loss or muscle building, and toning.

Published: May 2, 2022.

Body Rider 3-in-1 Trio-Trainer BRT3980

body rider brt3980 mExercisers around the world have widely accepted recumbent bikes, upright bikes, and elliptical trainers as effective yet safe and comfortable exercise machines for cardiac health as well as overall health.

Therefore it’s not surprising that when a 3-in-1 elliptical, upright stationery, and recumbent exercise bike named Body Rider 3-in-1 Trio-Trainer/Elliptical BRT3980 is launched, health enthusiasts are excited about it. This product offers the benefits of three types of exercise machines, and being a recumbent bike and elliptical trainer, is kind on users’ joints.

Published: January 20, 2022.

SNODE E25 Magnetic Elliptical Machine for Home Use Review

snode e25 mThe SNODE E25 Magnetic Elliptical Machine is an excellent exercise machine for users who want to perform low-impact exercise at home and build strength and lose weight when they can’t visit the gym due to the pandemic.

Its remarkable features are Bluetooth connectivity and compatibility with the free iConsole+ app. Plus, it has a number of other features for a reasonable price.

Published: April 1, 2021.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-E905 Magnetic Elliptical Trainer

sunny sf e305 mSunny Health & Fitness SF-E905 is a compact and lightweight elliptical trainer, suitable for home cardio workouts and for warming-up prior workouts with weights.

As such, Sunny Health & Fitness SF-E905 is a very cost-effective cardio exercise machine, featuring a low-noise magnetic resistance system, pulse sensors, floor stabilizers, digital monitor, etc.

Published: January 14, 2021.

Teeter FreeStep Recumbent Cross Trainer and Elliptical L1 Review

teeter freestep recumbent cross trainer mTeeter FreeStep Recumbent Cross Trainer and Elliptical L1 is a very innovative exercise machine and very kind on users’ joints as it exerts 97% less pressure on knees than other exercise machines.

Its construction is durable like a light commercial trainer. It’s surely a machine meant for light to medium intensity exercise, mainly focused on eliminating as much pressure on users’ spinal column and articulations as possible.

Users can get vertical as well as horizontal movements on this machine and thus versatility in exercise and muscle toning. It offers running movement without the impact posed by running.

Published: April 13, 2020.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-E902 Air Walk Elliptical Trainer

sunny sf e902 mSunny Health & Fitness SF-E902 Air Walk Elliptical Trainer is compact, lightweight and foldable elliptical trainer, suitable for lighter trainees, offering them impact-free fully body cardio workouts.

Regardless if it is intended to be just part of the home gym and used for warm-ups and light cardio workouts, or it is intended to be used as the main cardio exercise machine for workouts at the privacy of your home, Sunny Health & Fitness SF-E902 Air Walk Elliptical Trainer is affordable and reliable elliptical exercise machine, well worth the money - just be aware of limitations of SF-E902 model.

Published: April 2, 2020.

Sunny Health & Fitness Magnetic Elliptical Trainer SF-E3912 Review

sunny sf e3912 mThe Sunny SF-E3912 is the newly released elliptical trainer by Sunny Health & Fitness in which there are some upgrades over the Sunny SF-E3804 such as a motorized (automatic) resistance system, higher user weight capacity and a sturdier construction.

Published: February 8, 2020.

Schwinn A40 Elliptical Machine Review

schwinn a40 elliptical machine mThe Schwinn A40 Elliptical Machine is a great entry level exercise machine that has some of the best features. Schwinn A40 is an improved version of the A40 and was introduced in 2013. Its color has been changed from the silver of the earlier 2011 version to black.

The display also has been changed and stride length has been slightly increased i.e. from 17” to 17.5”. Barring these changes, rest everything is the same. 4 D batteries (LR20) will be needed to run the machine but they are not included in the package. Alternatively users can purchase an AC power adapter.

Updated: July 27, 2019.

Schwinn 411 Compact Elliptical Machine Review

schwinn 411 elliptical mSchwinn 411 is the newest addition to the elliptical series of the company. It’s a compact elliptical trainer equipped with an array of features. It’s a model between the Schwinn 430 and Schwinn A40, and is built for home use with a space-saving design i.e. a vertical arrangement for the internal parts.

Additionally, in spite of its small footprint, it offers a quite impressive stride which facilitates an optimal range of movement.

Published: May 6, 2019.

ProForm Cardio HIIT Elliptical Trainer Review

proform cardio hiit elliptical trainer mProForm Cardio HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training) Elliptical Trainer is built to maximize a user’s exercise in minimal time. HIIT is currently one of the most popular trends when it comes to fitness and entices people who don’t have much time to exercise and want to make most of the available time.

The aim of HIIT is just to offer maximum effort for a stipulated time period followed by a short break for recovery and then repeat. ProForm Elliptical Trainer does this job the best by combining stepper and elliptical motions and thus provides a total body workout without exerting excessive stress on joints while burning significant amount of calories and keeping users’ heart rate up and building strength during the entire course of workout.

Published: February 19, 2019.

ProForm 150i Elliptical

proform 150i elliptical mProForm 150i Elliptical is mid-range home elliptical exercise machine suitable as part of any home gym and as stand-alone unit. It comes with many interesting features, very important for regular cardio exercises like 12 workout programs, 12 resistance levels, 17" stride length, iFit enabled etc.

If the maximum user weight of 250 pounds (~113 kg) suits your needs and you need a good home elliptical, consider ProForm 150i Elliptical as one of the possible choices.

Schwinn 470 Elliptical Machine - Review and Recommendation

schwinn elliptical 470 mSchwinn 470 Elliptical Machine is excellent home elliptical machine that comes with a nice price tag. There are cheaper ellipticals on the market, but considering all the features and options, Schwinn 470 is for a good reason very popular elliptical and one of the best buy home ellipticals for years. Newer 2017 model is very similar to the older model, adding just a Bluetooth connectivity to the SchwinnConnect App.

Nautilus E614 Elliptical

nautilus e614 elliptical mNautilus E614 Elliptical is very popular home elliptical exercise machine. It comes with large number of exercise programs and other features, including great warranty, at affordable price. It provides smooth cardio workout at the privacy of your home, with the features often found on more expensive ellipticals.

Schwinn 430 Elliptical Machine Review and Recommendation

schwinn 430 elliptical machine 1mSchwinn 430 Elliptical Machine is medium priced, excellent home elliptical cardio exercise machine. It is not suitable for commercial gyms, but for people who like to exercise at home and need exercise machine to increase their daily calorie burn and increase stamina, Schwinn 430 is highly recommended.

ProForm Hybrid Elliptical Trainer

proform hybrid trainer 1mproform-hybrid-trainer-2mProForm Hybrid Trainer is elliptical exercise machine. It does have elements of exercise bike, but it is not exercise bike. However, if you need combined bike/elliptical exercise machine, this machine might be for you. It does miss some features of more expensive exercise bikes and/or ellipticals, but for home usage, it has very acceptable price tag.

Schwinn 431 Elliptical Trainer

schwinn 431 elliptical trainer 1mschwinn-431-elliptical-trainer-2mSchwinn 431 Elliptical Trainer is high-quality elliptical trainer with comfortable and compact design with multiple workout programs and various other features. It is very quiet and smooth during operation, but it is little bit pricier elliptical.

Schwinn 425 Elliptical Trainer

schwinn 425 1mschwinn-425-2mSchwinn 425 Elliptical Trainer is popular and robust elliptical trainer. It is not the lightest elliptical trainer around (150 pounds - around 68 kg), but strength requires mass. With 300 pounds (136 kg) of maximum user weight and many other features, this elliptical trainer comes at reasonable price.

Horizon Fitness EX-59 Elliptical Trainer

horizon-fitness-ex-59-elliptical-trainer-1mhorizon-fitness-ex-59-elliptical-trainer-2mHorizon Fitness EX-59 Elliptical Trainer is versatile, features rich elliptical exercise machine. This is one of the best buy ellipticals for home use, for every family member.

Keiser M3 and M3i Indoor Cycle Stationary Indoor Trainer Exercise Bike

keiser m3 indoor cycle w150pxKeiser M3 and M3i Indoor Cycle Stationary Indoor Trainer Exercise Bike is a great and expensive stationary bike built to last and to provide a quiet, smooth, and as realistic as possible cycling workout.

Again, it is expensive, but what you pay is what you get ...

Updated: March 20, 2023.

Schwinn Fitness Airdyne AD6 Exercise Bike Review

schwinn ad 6 airdyne mThe Schwinn Fitness Airdyne AD6 Exercise Bike is a fan bike that is mid-range both in terms of price and features.

It’s positioned just in the middle of AD2 and AD7 in the range of fan bikes by the company. Since it’s a fan bike that offers a full-body cardio workout, fitness lovers have many expectations from the AD6 about its quality and performance.

They are also curious to know whether the bike is significantly different from its cousins and worth paying the added price or if it’s a better idea to buy the cheaper model and save a little cash. Therefore, it’s interesting to know what exactly the AD6 has to offer and whether it’s superior to others or not.

Published: July 26, 2022.

Nautilus R616 Recumbent Bike Review

nautilus r616 mThe Nautilus R616 Recumbent Bike has been designed in such a way that one can hardly find a fault in it. This mid-range bike designed for home use has been made perfect in terms of features, quality as well as price.

It’s an upgrade over the Nautilus R614 Recumbent Bike with a backlit LCD display, more number of (29) preset workout programs, more (25) resistance levels, Bluetooth connectivity to download workout data and heart rate monitoring along with the ability of using a chest strap. Plus, it offers a number of other features including a 3-speed workout fan and built-in speakers that make its operation comfortable and enjoyable.

Published: January 21, 2022.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RB4616 Magnetic Recumbent Exercise Bike Review

sunny sf rb4616 mThe Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RB4616 Magnetic Recumbent Exercise Bike is a simple and lightweight exercise machine; however, it has an impressive maximum user weight capacity of 300 lbs. and 8 magnetic resistance levels.

Its console is simple to navigate. Weighing only around 59 lbs. and being low-priced, SF-RB4616 is perfect for those who neither have a big space nor a big budget, but want to exercise and keep themselves fit.

Published: January 21, 2022.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RB4850 Programmable Recumbent Bike Review

sunny sf rb4850 mStationary recumbent bikes are a great help to those who want to stay fit but not with exercises that may impact joints. They are also great during these days of coronavirus pandemic as fitness lovers can exercise on it without leaving their home.

However, the prices of recumbent bikes may be higher than the traditional upright bikes and this fact may deter buyers. In such a condition, Sunny Health & Fitness has come up with their SF-RB4850 recumbent bike which is one of the least expensive recumbent bikes on the market. This bike also has quite a few features for the price and thus is expected to attract exercise enthusiasts.

Published: January 21, 2022.

Marcy Recumbent Exercise Bike with Resistance ME-709 Review

marcy me709 mMarcy ME-709 Recumbent Exercise Bike is a great machine for those who find it difficult to go to gym, early morning or after a hectic day. For an affordable price, the bike contains loads of features to make exercising comfortable and effective.

As such, riding a stationary bike has a number of benefits like increased muscle mass, improved blood circulation and improved bone density, not to mention that it’s a lot kinder on joints than other aerobic exercises.

Published: January 21, 2022.

XTERRA SB2.5r Recumbent Bike Review

xterra sb2 5r mToday everyone wants to be fit and is in search of an exercise machine that can offer everything that is needed to help a person get a great workout. But many fitness seekers have to hold themselves back due to the hefty prices of high-quality fitness machines. Fortunately for such people, there are brands like XTERRA SB2.5r Recumbent Bike which are packed with features but are still reasonably priced.

The XTERRA SB2.5r Recumbent Bike is definitely something that can meet the exercise needs of most fitness enthusiasts looking for a great price-to-quality ratio.

Published: January 21, 2022.

Exerpeutic 1000 Magnetic High Capacity Recumbent Exercise Bike for Seniors Review

exerpeutic 1000 mExerpeutic 1000 Magnetic High Capacity Recumbent Exercise Bike for Seniors by Paradigm Health and Wellness has been designed especially for seniors and for those who want an affordable exercise machine that can offer a smooth ride without any hitches and thus an enjoyable experience.

Although it doesn’t have many bells and whistles, it’s a solid workout machine and serves its main purpose i.e. workout that is challenging enough for users of almost any size and shape. This is an upgrade of the Exerpeutic 900XL but looks much the same.

Published: January 21, 2022.

Marcy Magnetic Recumbent Exercise Bike NS-40502R with 8 Resistance Levels Review

marcy ns 40502r mAlthough Marcy Magnetic Recumbent Exercise Bike NS-40502R doesn’t offer an eye-popping array of features, it does offer what it should, viz. a durable construction and a potential for the user to perform light to medium cardio exercises.

It’s actually the recumbent version of Marcy’s NS-40504U exercise bike and is a budget bike.

Published: January 21, 2022.

NordicTrack NTEX76016 Commercial VR21 Recumbent Bike Review

nordictrack ntex76016 vr21 mThe NordicTrack NTEX76016 Commercial VR21 Recumbent Bike is the most affordably priced model in NordicTrack’s recumbent bike series.

Still, it has some impressive bells and whistles including 25 digital resistance levels, 32 built-in workouts, iFit Coach compatibility, and an integrated tablet holder.

It also features a sturdy construction that minimizes unnecessary stress on joints and back, while still allowing a good workout.

Published: January 21, 2022.

Schwinn A20 Recumbent Bike Review

schwinn a40 mThe Schwinn A20 Recumbent Bike available in black and gray colors is one of the most low-priced recumbent bikes from Schwinn.

It’s primarily designed to be used in a reclined position during exercise and provides back support while being easy on knees and other joints.

 Published: January 21, 2022.

Sunny Health & Fitness Magnetic Folding Recumbent Exercise Bike SF-RB1117 Review

sunny sf rb1117 mSunny Health & Fitness SF-RB1117 Magnetic Folding Recumbent Bike is one of the most useful recumbent bikes on the market today.

While it’s a fusion of a recumbent bike and an upright bike, it has a small footprint and it can be even smaller when folded, offers a significant amount of resistance, and is pretty comfortable to use. Plus, it’s one of the most affordably priced recumbent bikes.

Published: January 21, 2022.

Exerpeutic 400XL Folding Recumbent Bike Review

exerpeutic 400xl mUsually, when a recumbent bike model comes for a low price, it’s found that it has compromised the quality of the built and other factors. However, some models, like the Exerpeutic 400XL Folding Recumbent Bike by Paradigm Health & Wellness, which maintains their motto of offering something really high-quality at an affordable price.

The Exerpeutic 400XL has been created with simplicity and straightforwardness in mind and designed to offer light to medium cardio workout. It doesn’t have too many attractive features but does its job perfectly.

Published: January 21, 2022.

Exerpeutic Gold 525XLR Folding Recumbent Exercise Bike Review

exerpeutic gold 525xlr mExerpeutic Gold 525XLR Folding Recumbent Exercise Bike has some outstanding features including a very strong construction, a very big seat and backrest for the best comfort, and maximum user weight capacity of 400 lbs., everything at a low price.

It has been made with 27% more steel than Exerpeutic 400XL for increased strength and better performance. Therefore it seems to be much more promising than many other recumbent bikes in the same price range.

Published: January 20, 2022.

MagneTrainer-ER Mini Exercise Bike Arm and Leg Exerciser Review

magnetrainer er mini mMagneTrainer-ER Mini Exercise Bike Arm and Leg Exerciser allows those who don’t get time to exercise due to office work to take a sigh of relief because this exercise machine enables them to exercise simultaneously while doing their work.

This is basically an arm and leg exerciser and is capable of toning upper as well as lower body, and increase strength and flexibility. It can improve users’ range of motion and burn calories. It’s made with high-quality materials and can compete with commercial-grade exercise equipment.

Published: January 20, 2022.

Exerpeutic 4000 Magnetic Recumbent Bike

exerpeutic 4000 mIf you are looking for a workout item with which you can do many more things besides just workout – look no further than Exerpeutic 4000 Magnetic Recumbent Bike. It comes with a nice smartphone/tablet holder, so you can watch your favorite TV show, movie, surf the internet, read a book, write an email, and even do some office work while exercising at the same time.

For those that do not know, Exerpeutic is a well-known, established brand in the field of production of home-use training equipment such as treadmills, recumbent bikes, upright bikes, ellipticals ...

Published: January 20, 2022.

Marcy Recumbent Exercise Bike with Magnetic Resistance and Pulse Sensor NS-908R

marcy ns 908r mGet yourself fit and toned with this quality Marcy Recumbent Exercise Bike with magnetic resistance and pulse sensor. Practice in your home and get the desired results quickly. With Marcy Recumbent Exercise Bike you can build your muscles, burn fat, increase stamina, and strengthen your core with regular training. 

The bike has an ergonomic seat that you can easily adjust it to match your exact leg lengths. The LCD computer is easy to follow and it displays all valuable information such as distance, speed, time, calories, scan, and odometer. Made of heavy-duty steel, Marcy Recumbent Exercise Bike is durable, reliable, and stable equipment for your home gym.

Published: January 20, 2022.

Velocity CHB-RGK862R Exercise Dual Motion Recumbent Bike Review

velocity chb rgk862r mThe Velocity CHB-RGK862R Exercise Dual Motion Recumbent Bike is one of the rarest types of recumbent bikes that offers exercise for the upper body too.

Unlike an elliptical trainer, it offers users a proper seat and backrest to eliminate stress on the back and knees, while providing upper and lower body exercise. Its owning company, CAP Barbell, is famous for stringent testing of their products to make sure they pass all the quality control standards.

Although their products are made in China, they are there in the market for 35+ years and have developed a great reputation. So, their CHB-RGK862R is expected to be a great exercise machine.

Published: January 20, 2022.

Sunny Health & Fitness Magnetic Recumbent Bike SF-RB4417 Review

sunny sf rb4417 mSunny SF-RB4417 Magnetic Recumbent Bike by Sunny Health & Fitness has been there for quite some time and is still enjoying a good users’ response. It’s been designed as a basic and affordable training machine for light to moderate cardio training.

Published: January 20, 2022.

Marcy Magnetic Recumbent Bike NS-716R Review

marcy ns 716r mThe Marcy Magnetic Recumbent NS-716R Bike has been designed to offer light to medium workout to users and does its job perfectly for an affordable price. Being a recumbent bike it never hurts users’ joints. But above that, it has a step-thru design which makes getting on and off from it very easy, can accommodate a wide range of leg lengths, and an easy-to-use tension-adjustment knob that makes changing the resistance level a breeze.

All in all, the bike offers a remarkable level of a workout without unnecessary stress, and along with being useful for normal healthy adults, it’s also particularly useful for seniors and users undergoing recovery from injury or illness.

Updated: January 20, 2022.

Weslo Pursuit G 3.1 Exercise Bike Review

weslo pursuit g 3 1 w200The Weslo Pursuit G 3.1 Exercise Bike is designed to help every health enthusiast burn maximum calories to achieve their goal. It has an adjustable and oversized seat to make users comfortable during a workout.

This recumbent bike is particularly created for home use.

Published: January 20, 2022.

JEEKEE Recumbent Exercise Bike Review

jeekee recumbent bike mAs such, a recumbent bike is considered an exercise machine that is easy to use but offers an effective performance. The JEEKEE Recumbent Exercise Bike also has these qualities and is designed for all adults, particularly seniors with its easy access and exit. Especially with the advent of coronavirus, when no one can go out and exercise, or it’s difficult to exercise with the mask on, this recumbent bike provides an effective exercise right in one’s home.

Published: January 20, 2022.

Marcy ME-1019R Magnetic Recumbent Exercise Bike with 8 Resistance Levels Review

marcy me1019r mThe Marcy ME-1019R Magnetic Recumbent Exercise Bike is an affordably priced, yet strong exercise machine that can meet the expectations of a health enthusiast to a great extent.

With its 8 levels of magnetic resistance, a console that tracks all major workout metrics and offers goal-setting function, and adjustable and comfortable seat assembly, it’s capable of helping one achieve their fitness goals.

Published: January 20, 2022.

Stamina Elite Total Body Recumbent Bike Review

stamina elite total body recumbent bike mAs its name suggests, the Stamina Elite Total Body Recumbent Bike is designed to give exercise not only to leg muscles like other recumbent bikes but to arm and core muscles too.

Thus by using this bike, users can expect to get a full-body workout at home without having to get their joints impacted.

Published: January 20, 2022.

Marcy ME-706 Regenerating Recumbent Exercise Bike Review

marcy me 706 mThe Marcy ME-706 Regenerating Recumbent Exercise Bike stands out from the crowd with its self-generating magnetic resistance system. This bike is the recumbent version of Marcy’s upright bike ME-702.

Released at the start of 2018, this bike has several upgrades over Marcy’s other recumbent bikes including more levels of magnetic resistance, preset workout programs along with two unique functions and workout metrics, and has soon earned a good reputation among health enthusiasts with its durable construction, smooth and vibration-free operation and ease of use for users in a wide range of heights, weights and fitness levels.

Published: January 20, 2022.

Velocity Exercise CHB-R2101 Magnetic Recumbent Bike Review

velocity chb r2101 mVelocity Exercise CHB-R2101 Magnetic Recumbent Bike is one of the most affordably priced recumbent exercise bikes on the market. But the tradeoff is that it has not many bells and whistles.

However, it meets all the basic requirements of a fitness enthusiast user, such as a computer that shows all the necessary workout metrics, hand pulse sensors to monitor heart rate, and an adjustable seat to allow users of various heights to use it.

Published: January 20, 2022.

Vanswe RB002 Recumbent Exercise Bike Review

vanswe rb002 mThe Vanswe RB002 Recumbent Exercise Bike has 16 levels of manual magnetic resistance and thus has an upper hand over most other similar models which typically have 8 levels of resistance.

Moreover, it’s a very affordable recumbent bike.

Published: January 20, 2022.

PROGEAR 555LXT Magnetic Tension Recumbent Bike Review

progear 555lxt mPROGEAR 555LXT Magnetic Tension Recumbent Bike is definitely the right exercise machine for those who are looking for something affordable, not very complicated, and offering whatever is required for building fitness.

This recumbent bike has 14 levels of resistance unlike the 8 levels of resistance found commonly in recumbent bikes. However, there is a tradeoff here in the form of not having pulse sensors. But the bike has other features that are impressive.

Published: January 20, 2022.

Pooboo W258-2 Recumbent Exercise Bike Review

pooboo w258 2 mThe Pooboo W258-2 Recumbent Bike is designed for home use.

But it’s quite well-built as if designed for commercial use. It’s a great entry-level machine and is affordably priced.

Published: January 20, 2022.

HARISON B8 Magnetic Recumbent Exercise Bike Review

harison b8 recumbent bike mRecumbent bikes are great for exercising without having an impact on joints. Therefore they are perfect for healthy users to increase their strength as well as for not-so-healthy users to build their stamina.

The HARISON B8 Magnetic Recumbent Exercise Bike not only helps users to regain strength, build muscles, burn calories and lose weight, but also lets them enjoy the workout because it features a comfortable seat and backrest, and doesn’t hurt their joints. With 14 levels of resistance, it offers users a full-body exercise with a wide range of workouts from light cardio to aerobic to high-intensity training. To add to users’ comfort and fun, it also features some cool add-ons.

Published: June 23, 2021.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-B0418 Magnetic Mini Exercise Bike Review

sunny sf b0418 mFor those who are worried about potential health issues that may arise from their sedentary lifestyle, but cannot start a rigorous exercise routine due to lack of free time from work, here is good news. Sunny Health & Fitness has come up with the SF-B0418 Magnetic Mini Exercise Bike with a digital monitor and 8-level resistance.

As one can see, if the desk is high enough, the bike can be placed under the work desk and the user can exercise while working. It can also be placed on the desk to work arms and other upper body muscles. With a built-in handle, it can also be moved easily from place to place.

Published: June 18, 2021.

MaxKare Recumbent Exercise Bike Indoor Cycling Stationary Bike Review

maxkare rec ex bike mBeing a recumbent bike, the MaxKare Recumbent Exercise Bike offers the benefits of having a small footprint, allowing exercising without affecting joints, and being ideal for recovery training and physical therapy.

Thus it’s one of the best exercise machines for home use and light cardio workouts, and for those who live in smaller spaces.

Published: February 26, 2021.

Nautilus U614 Upright Bike Review

nautilus u614 mThe Nautilus U614 Upright Bike is a high-quality yet low-priced upright bike for home use with a solid construction and a number of features including 20 levels of ECB magnetic resistance, 22 workout programs, a balanced flywheel, two integrated levelers, angle-adjustable handlebars providing comfortable riding positions that can match those in a spin bike and a large mid-frame support that offers users a solid and stable bike platform.

It’s an appropriate bike to burn one’s daily extra calories and thereby shed pounds. Since it’s an upright bike, it works just like an outdoor bike and offers cardio workout with low impact on joints.

Updated: December 30, 2020.

3G Cardio Elite RB Recumbent Bike Review

3g cardio elite rb mThe 3G Cardio Elite RB Recumbent Bike meets all the expectations that people keep from a recumbent bike. This is a heavy-duty machine being a light commercial recumbent bike.

It has an innovative design with its flywheel and jack for the power cord located on the rear, unlike similar bikes that have these parts normally at their front side. Its console may not feature online connectivity, but that doesn’t make a big difference because the bike is full of programs that are enough to bring great diversity to one’s workout routine and thus, keep them motivated.

Published: September 5, 2020.

3G Cardio Elite UB Upright Bike Review

3g cardio elite ub mThe 3G Cardio Elite UB Upright Bike is a powerful light commercial upright exercise bike. It has an impressive maximum user weight capacity of 350 lbs. and quite a few features.

It features a motorized magnetic resistance system and is backed by a commercial warranty as well as an excellent in-home warranty. Being an upright bike, it offers users the same riding position as that of road bikes, and offers a low impact cardio workout with low impact on users’ joints.

Published: July 25, 2020.

Schwinn M717 170 Upright Bike Review

schwinn 170 upright mIt’s really admirable that a company considers the opinion of users and upgrades their products so as to make them more useful, convenient, and functional for consumers.

The new Schwinn 170 or Schwinn M717 170 Upright Bike is such a product which is an upgraded version of an older Schwinn 170. Comparing to the old model, it has an improved control unit with Bluetooth connectivity. The seat is also slightly improved.

Published: June 12, 2020.

ProForm 235 CSX Recumbent Bike Review

proform 235 csx mThe ProForm 235 CSX Recumbent Bike is certainly worth a glance of health enthusiasts looking for affordable exercise machines.

Not only is it one of the lowest-priced machines from ProForm, but also one of the most affordable recumbent bikes with an automatic resistance system.

Published: May 8, 2020.

XTERRA Fitness FB350 Folding Exercise Bike Review

xterra fb350 mThe XTERRA Fitness FB350 Folding Exercise Bike has a design and set of features similar to that of the FB150 model of which it is an upgrade. There is an additional set of handlebars attached to the seat of FB350 as well as a small backrest.

Due to these additional features, FB350 comes under the category of semi-recumbent bikes.

Published: December 9, 2019.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-1002 and SF-1002C 49 Lbs Chromed Flywheel Indoor Cycling Bikes

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Sunny Health & Fitness SF-1002 and SF-1002C are two very similar indoor cycling exercise bikes, offering excellent cardio exercise at the privacy of your home.

Main difference between these models is that SF-1002 uses belt drive, while SF-1002C uses chain drive to power large 49 lbs (~22.2 kg) chromed flywheel. Both units are sturdy and stable units, offering smooth ride - SF-1002 is slightly quieter and easier to maintain, while SF-1002C offer ride slightly more similar to the road bike than SF-1002 model.

Published: November 5, 2019.

XTERRA Fitness FB150 Folding Exercise Bike Review

xterra fitness fb150 mXTERRA Fitness FB150 Folding Exercise Bike is one of the most reasonably priced exercise bikes by Xterra Fitness. It folds upright and is trainer designed for light cardio workouts.

Thus it’s a basic bike. However, it’s amazingly feature-rich.

Published: October 11, 2019.

Flexispot Deskcise Pro V9U Desk Exercise Bike Review

flexispot deskcise pro v9u mThe main reason for diseases like obesity, diabetes, hypertension and heart disease is considered to be sedentary lifestyle. People whose work involves sitting at a desk all the time can’t get time for exercise, no matter how much they are willing to. But they are constantly worried that some or the other time, they will contract the above dangerous diseases and are confused how to engage in a physical activity.

These people will find Flexispot Deskcise Pro V9U a lifesaver as it allows exercising while working, so, users don’t have to set aside time for exercise and can keep away the adverse effects of sedentary life. Flexispot Deskcise Pro V9U allows users to sit, stand or bike all while working.

Published: September 21, 2019.

ANCHEER Indoor Stationary Exercise Bike Review

ancheer indoor bike mIf an exercise enthusiast wants a stable, smooth and quiet ride on a stationary exercise bike, Ancheer Exercise Bike is the perfect choice.

Featuring a 40-pound flywheel, belt-driven tension and a maximum load capacity of 330 pounds, this bike delivers a smooth and consistent operation.

Published: September 3, 2019.

MaxKare Foldable Semi Recumbent Magnetic Upright Exercise Bike Review

maxkare foldable semi recumbent bike mIf a health enthusiast is looking for an exercise bike with a sleek and stylish foldable design, LCD display panel with a pulse rate monitor and adjustable arm resistance bands, MaxKare Foldable Semi Recumbent Magnetic Upright Exercise Bike is a perfect fit for him. Although the product has got just a few reviews so far since it’s a quite newly launched product, all the reviews are 5-star positive ones.

The rides the bike gives are quite stable, smooth and quiet, thanks to its friction-free magnetic resistance that doesn’t come in contact with the flywheel. This has another benefit that the machine requires a very low maintenance.

Published: August 17, 2019.

Schwinn 230 vs. 270 Recumbent Bikes Review

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Schwinn 230 and Schwinn 270 recumbent bikes are excellent and very popular mid-range home recumbent exercise bikes. They are sturdy and stable units, offering easy on and off access even to elderly people, they are easy to use, with very smooth ride.

Schwinn 230 and Schwinn 270 recumbent bikes feature very good maximum user weight and share many other similarities, not just externally. However, there are also few important differences between these cardio machines, dictating difference in the price, too.

Published: January 9, 2019.

Exerpeutic Gold 575 XLS Bluetooth Smart Technology Folding Upright Exercise Bike

exerpeutic gold 575 xlx mExerpeutic Gold 575 XLS is compact and sturdy exercise bike, requiring not much storage area and supporting users up to 400 pounds (~181 kg). Console is simple to use, providing all required information during exercise.

Onboard computer support two user profiles - also, the Exerpeutic Gold 575 XLS exercise bike features Bluetooth Smart Technology, allowing its users to connect the bike with the free MyFitness4 App, available on the iOS, and store their individual data on their own smartphones.

Exerpeutic GOLD 975XBT Bluetooth Smart Technology Recumbent Exercise Bike

exerpeutic gold 975xbt recumbent bike mExerpeutic GOLD 975XBT Recumbent Exercise Bike is medium range, very quiet, home exercise bike. It comes with 21 pre-set workout programs, 3 goal settings, excellent maximum user weight and many other features very interesting to people needing a good recumbent bike for a home gym or just a good recumbent bike for training at home.

Exerpeutic Folding Magnetic Upright Bike with Pulse

exerpeutic fumbwp 1mexerpeutic-fumbwp-2mExerpeutic Folding Magnetic Upright Bike with Pulse is a simple and a robust exercise bike. It is easily folded and transported on it's own wheels when not in use. With 300 pounds maximum user weight, Exerpeutic Folding Magnetic Upright Bike with Pulse is suitable for entire family.

If you need both affordable and reliable home exercise bike, and its features and specifications suits your needs, consider this one, too.

Exerpeutic 900XL Extended Capacity Recumbent Bike Review

exerpeutic 900xl mExerpeutic 900XL Extended Capacity Recumbent Bike Review is one of the most popular home recumbent exercise bikes. It comes with very good maximum user weight, it's very quiet and low maintenance unit, it's very affordable etc.

Recumbent bikes are great for fitness enthusiasts looking for a high-intensity, low-impact workout.

FitDesk v2.0 Desk Exercise Bike with Massage Bar

fitdesk v20 desk exercise bikeFitDesk v2.0 Desk Exercise Bike with Massage Bar is upright and semi-recumbent exercise bike featuring non-slip desk surface, easy access drawer, massage rollers and integrated resistance bands. It enables light cardio workout, while doing some simpler office jobs at the same time.

Sunny Health and Fitness Pro Indoor Cycling Bike SF-B901

sunny health fitness pro indoor cycling bike 1mSunny Health & Fitness Pro Indoor Cycling Bike is high quality spinning bike suitable for home use - it is easily comparable with more expensive models suitable for both home and gym use. Money well spent.

Velocity Fitness CHB-R2003 Magnetic Recumbent Bike

velocity-fitness-chb-r2003-1mvelocity fitness chb r2003 1mVelocity Fitness CHB-R2003 Magnetic Recumbent Bike is 'classic' recumbent exercise bike - at acceptable price it provides sturdy and durable piece of exercise equipment that will work properly for long time. It does miss some features that more expensive bikes have, but are they really needed for you?

Yosuda Foldable Magnetic Rowing Machine

yosuda magnetic rower mYosuda Foldable Magnetic Rowing Machine is a very popular home rower, intended for both beginners and intermediate athletes who like to have regular cardio sessions at home.

Yosuda Foldable Magnetic Rowing Machine is tough and durable, supporting rather heavy users (up to 350 lbs) and featuring quite and smooth magnetic resistance system.

Published: October 25, 2023.

Stamina InMotion Rower - Model 35-0123

stamina inmotion rower 1mStamina InMotion Rower is an entry-level, basic, home rowing machine. It is cheap, relatively strong, and durable and provides a trainee an option for a rather good rowing exercise.

If you like or need good cardio exercise at home, but you don't need 'water-like' rowing exercise, don't need all the advanced features that larger and more expensive rowers have, consider Stamina InMotion Rower as your home rower.

Updated: March 30, 2023.

ECHANFIT Classic R49 Magnetic Rowing Machine

echanfit classic r49 mECHANFIT Classic R49 Magnetic Rowing Machine is a well-balanced home rowing machine intended for beginner and advanced athletes who want to increase their strength and stamina and burn tons of calories.

A magnetic resistance system ensures quiet operation, while steel construction, although a little bit heavier, ensures a tough and durable rower able to support even heavier people.

Published: January 13, 2023.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RW5639 Full Motion Rowing Machine Rower

sunny sf rw5639 mSunny Health & Fitness SF-RW5639 is a lightweight and simplistic hydraulic rowing machine with a full rowing motion, suitable for warmups and light cardio sessions at home.

When folded, Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RW5639 is a compact rower, not requiring much storage space. Nonetheless, it supports users up to 350 pounds (~158 kg) despite a rather affordable price.

Published: March 24, 2022.

SereneLife SLRWMC18 Rowing Machine Review

serenelife slrwmc18 mThe SereneLife SLRWMC18 Rowing Machine is designed for home use and is capable of offering a full-body workout.

Being a rowing machine, it offers an all-weather low-impact non-weight bearing workout, ideal for strength training as well as recovery training. It’s foldable and has magnetic and air resistance. Having a maximum weight capacity of 250 lbs. it’s suitable for users of most sizes.

Published: October 30, 2021.

Snode WR100 Water Rowing Machine Review

snode wr100 mThe Snode WR100 Water Rowing Machine is a promising rowing machine and offers a full-body workout without impacting joints. Since it involves a water-resistance system, it offers an adequate challenge to develop cardiac and overall strength and develop and tone muscles all over the body.

It has a great build quality for the price, and is an excellent machine for home use to keep oneself fit overall and during situations like snowfall and coronavirus pandemic when going outside of the home for a workout is impossible.

Published: October 9, 2021.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RW5606 Elastic Cord Rowing Machine Review

sunny sf rw5606 mThe Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RW5606 Elastic Cord Rowing Machine is very affordable, entry level home rowing machine. Its resistance system is based on an elastic cord, providing very specific rowing experience. Although it doesn't 'feel' as rowing on the water, 'bungee cord' resistance system acts both ways, helping the user to burn even more calories than other resistance systems.

WaterRower Club Rowing Machine in Ash Wood with S4 Monitor

waterrower ash wood s4 monitor mThe WaterRower club rowing machine is a striking and effective handcrafted rowing machine by WaterRower, made from solid American ash wood and finished with black and rose stains with a Danish oil finish, giving it an attractive, natural and premium look. The solid ash wood construction doesn’t only make it look better, but more importantly, it absorbs almost all vibration and sound during the workout, giving the user a quiet and ultra-smooth exercise session and making itself as durable as a rowing machine can and should be.

Kettler Favorit Rowing Machine

kettler favorit rowing machine 1mKettler Favorit Rowing Machine is very good home indoor rower that comes at great price. It provides good rowing exercise using hydraulic pistons resistance system. For hydraulic pistons rower it is little bit pricey, but it is very well built and it comes with several features that similar rowers don't have.

Velocity Exercise Magnetic Rower

velocity fitness magnetic rower 1mVelocity Fitness Magnetic Rower is one of the best buy rowers. It doesn't have many features much more expensive rovers have, but it gets it's job done. Solid and durable, with aluminum beam, it is not too heavy nor it requires much space for storage.

Stamina Body Trac Glider 1050 Rowing Machine

stamina body trac glider 1050 rowing machine 1mStamina Body Trac Glider 1050 Rowing Machine is sturdy, compact, affordable home rower. Resistance system is based on adjustable gas-shock absorber - rower doesn't provide the most realistic rowing experience, but in this price range, it provides excellent workout for legs, back and arms. Since rowing is mostly pulling exercise, combine it with some push-ups and you will get great fully body workout. It is not gym class machine, but, for home use, it is one of the best buy entry-level rowers.

Stamina 1215 Orbital Rowing Machine with Free Motion Arms

stamina 1215 orbital rowing machine 1mStamina 1215 Orbital Rowing Machine with Free Motion Arms is compact, durable and affordable home rowing machine. It provides smooth and quiet operation and when not in use, it is easily stored away. It has very good 5 year warranty on the frame, but warranty of 30 days on parts could be better.

LifeSpan Fitness RW1000 Rowing Machine

lifespan fitness rw1000 rowing machine 1mLifeSpan Fitness RW1000 Rowing Machine is solid home use only rowing exercise machine. It is well built, but it has some characteristics that some people don't like. It is much cheaper than some high-end rowers and it will provide you with great rowing exercise.

Stamina Air Rower Rowing Machine - Model 1399

stamina air rower model 1399 1mStamina Air Rower Rowing Machine is excellent entry-level, home rower that comes at acceptable price. It is lightweight, foldable rower which is stored easily due to transport wheels, not requiring much space. Maximum user weight of 250 lbs (113 kg) is very good for foldable rowers in this price range.

Concept2 Model D and Model E Indoor Rowing Machines with PM5

concept2 model d and eConcept2 Models D and E Indoor Rowing Machines are large, sturdy and expensive rowers. And they are worth every (euro)cent. They are suitable for both home and gym use. They can be folded for easier storage, but still, they are large pieces of exercise equipment. If you are serious about indoor rowing and want to increase your fitness level and tone your physique, you should consider these rowers.

ProForm Dual Trainer Bike/Rower

proform dual trainer bike rower mProForm Dual Trainer Bike/Rower is combination of recumbent bike and rower machine in a singe exercise machine. It is big, sturdy and rather heavy machine with excellent maximum user weight of 350 pounds and life time warranty on the frame itself.

ProForm Dual Trainer Bike/Rower is designed for home indoor use as both rower and recumbent bike. As such, it provides two different types of workouts which complement each other and help burn more calories and increase strength and stamina.

Sunny Health and Fitness SF-RW1205 Rowing Machine

sunny sf rw1205 1mSunny Health and Fitness SF-RW1205 Rowing Machine is entry level, home rowing machine. It is compact and lightweight rower, which comes at great price and provides the user with low impact aerobic exercise. However, with great price, comes limitations and few drawbacks.

Stamina X Air Rower - 35-1412 Model

stamina x air rower 1mStamina X Air Rower is big and sturdy air rower which comes with nice list of features and acceptable price tag. Although rather large machine, it is relatively light for its size, but it also has relative low maximum user weight of 'only' 250 pounds (113 kg).

ProForm 440R Rower

proform 440r rower 1mProForm 440R Rower is good medium-range magnetic rower. It comes at not-so-cheap price and it lacks some features one might expect in $350-$400 range rowing machines, but it also has many useful features justifying its price.

Stamina Avari Programmable Magnetic Exercise Rower

stamina avari programmable magnetic exercise rowerStamina Avari Programmable Magnetic Exercise Rower is mid-range, foldable, home rower. It comes with several preset and heart rate programs, chest strap for monitoring heart rate and the user manual. Although it is strong and robust, its maximum allowed user weight is somewhat low.

Stamina Avari A400-300 Programmable Stepper

stamina avari a400 mStamina Avari A400-300 Programmable Stepper is a big, sturdy, and expensive stepping exercise machine.

It comes with plenty of features great machine should have - if you need occasional stepping exercise, this machine is probably overkill for you, but if you need something much more, have this stepper in mind ...

Updated: April 3, 2023.


Sunny Health & Fitness SF-S0979 Twister Stepper With Resistance Bands

sunny sf s0979 mSunny Health & Fitness SF-S0979 Twister Stepper is a very compact and robust stepping exercise machine with a great price tag.

Although primarily used for glutes, inner and outer thighs, and calves, with stretch bands, it can be used for (almost) full-body workouts.

Updated: February 2, 2023.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-S0978 Mini Stepper With Resistance Bands

sunny sf s0978 mSunny Health & Fitness SF-S0978 is a compact but sturdy total body stepping machine intended for basic cardio home workouts.

The resistance bands work the upper body, toning the arms, shoulders, and other muscles. If You are looking for a simple yet effective cardio workout machine that doesn't take much space that can be used for warm-ups before weights or for longer cardio sessions (up to 15 minutes), consider this unit.

Published: February 2, 2023.

MaxiClimber XL-2000 Hydraulic Resistance Vertical Climber Review

maxiclimber xl 2000 mThe MaxiClimber XL-2000 Hydraulic Resistance Vertical Climber is certainly a promising exercise machine because it helps the user burn twice as many calories as that by a treadmill workout with High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) routines, and helps experience an increase in the afterburn by 45% as claimed by the company.

Where the market is full of motor-powered cardio machines, the MaxiClimber XL-2000 stands out with no motor and is powered by the user’s movements. It comes with the convenience of folding and moving anywhere which is perfect for those who have a small space. Moreover, it’s quite low-priced for the features it offers, and hence it can be considered as one of the best vertical climbers on the market.

Published: November 3, 2021.

Conquer Vertical Climber Fitness Climbing Machine Review

conquer vertical climber mConquer Vertical Climber is a promising vertical climber machine or mountain climber machine for health enthusiasts, because it’s easy to use and pocket-friendly.

It delivers benefits of both aerobic and anaerobic exercises and also offers a low-impact, high-intensity total body workout. It guarantees results in terms of fat reduction and improved muscle tone if short but regular workouts are done on it.

If users are concerned about a lot of excessive fat, they should do longer workouts to burn more calories. Conquer Vertical Climber can be folded away when not in use, so, it’s perfect for those who have don’t have a large space.

Published: October 4, 2019.

Merax Vertical Climber Review

merax vertical climber mMerax Vertical Climber is high-capacity and rather affordable climbing exercise machine, designed to provide not only quick cardio sessions, but also full body workouts. Merax Vertical Climber features simple but effective folding mechanism, saving precious spaces, regardless if it is 'just' one more exercise machine in the home gym, or single exercise machine at your home.

Vertical climbers are often underestimated exercise machines, but at the same time, they tone full body, burn plenty of fats and increase strength and stamina.

Published: December 21, 2018.

Xiser Commercial Mini Stairmaster

xiser commercial portable stepper 1mxiser commercial mini stairmaster mXiser Commercial Mini Stairmaster is heavy duty portable stepper, made out of cast aluminum. It has the same step height as the Standard Model but features larger cylinders for extended commercial or gym use. It is expensive unit, but very sturdy and durable, supporting users with up to 400 pounds.

Sunny Twister Stepper with Handle Bar

sunny twister stepper with handle bar 1mSunny Twister Stepper with Handle Bar is simple, lightweight and inexpensive home cardio exercise machine. It has very low footprint and requires very little space for use and storage.

It is very simple unit to use and will help the user to increase daily amount of burned calories and to increase strength and stamina.

Maxi Climber Vertical Climber Review

maxi climber vertical climber 1mmaxi climber vertical climber 2mMaxi Climber Vertical Climber has become popular soon among those who want to get into shape quickly and easily at home by engaging all major muscle groups of the users using only their body weight. The machine has been proved to be very effective in achieving the said purposes and at a very reasonable price. It has been designed with short sessions and low impact, and hence, can be used by most people.

Multisports ST-2200 Stepper

multisports st 2200 stepper 1mMultisports ST-2200 Stepper is great home and gym stepper exercise machine with many features and acceptable warranty. Although very robust and solid, it has relatively low max user weight (225 pounds; 102kg) which may be problematic for larger people - others will enjoy this exercise machine for long period of time...

ydzjy walking pad mYDZJY Walking Pad/Under Desk Treadmill

YDZJY Walking Pad/Under Desk Treadmill is a lightweight and rather compact walking pad/treadmill that can be used for walking and very light jogging.

Thanks to its compact dimensions and built-in transport wheels, YDZJY Walking Pad/Under Desk Treadmill requires very little storage volume and can be stored even under the bed.

Published: July 18, 2023.

Body Solid T50 Endurance Cardio Walking Treadmill

body solid t50 1mBody Solid T50 Endurance Cardio Walking Treadmill with adjustable speed is an outstanding treadmill designed especially for walkers, the elderly, aged care, rehab facilities, retirement homes, or for those who want their starting speed to be very slow and the machine with strong extended rehab handrails.

Body Solid T50 Endurance Cardio Walking Treadmill features an access ramp, a wide stable platform, an oversized computer screen and keys facilitating easy usage, a weight capacity of 310 lb (140 kg), and safety with a magnetic safety lanyard.

Updated: April 27, 2023.

REDLIRO JK105C-1 Electric Treadmill Foldable Exercise Walking Machine Review

redliro jk105c 1 mAnyone who has a small place and therefore is not being able to use an in-home exercise machine should rejoice now because the REDLIRO JK105C-1 Electric Treadmill is here.

This walking machine or treadmill is pretty small-sized and foldable. Hence it takes up a small space and can be stored away after the workout. Moreover, it’s reasonably priced, and any fitness lover with a tight budget can easily afford it and start their fitness journey.

Published: September 22, 2022.

Goplus 2 in 1 Folding Treadmill, 2.25HP Under Desk Electric Treadmill Review

goplus 2 in 1 under desk mgoplus 2 in 1 under desk m2If a user doesn’t find time for a workout, they have the option of exercising while working. In that case, an exercise machine that lets them do it is valuable for them. Goplus 2 in 1 Folding Treadmill is perfect for such users and also for regular exercisers.

This is a treadmill that can be used as a regular treadmill and also while working by folding it flat and sliding it under one’s work desk so that the user can work and exercise simultaneously. Whether the user wants to use it in home or office, this machine is perfect for them.

Published: January 29, 2022.

XTERRA Fitness TRX4500 Treadmill Review

xterra trx4500 mThe XTERRA Fitness TRX4500 Treadmill released by XTERRA Fitness in 2018 is a home exercise machine, yet has a great durability and features like a light commercial machine. Its solid construction ensures many years of trouble-free use.

It resembles the TRX3500 in size, but has an upgraded motor and deck cushioning, and more number of incline levels.

Published: January 29, 2022.

WALKINGPAD R1 Pro Treadmill Review

walkingpad r1 treadmill mThe WALKINGPAD R1 Pro may fulfill the dream of those who were looking for an affordable and truly space-saving treadmill for their fitness goals. Due to its unique design, it can be folded to make it very thin and small, and taken to the workplace to slide under the desk and exercise while working.

When not in use in the office, users can conveniently store it under the desk, and at home, it can be stored under the bed or sofa, or between the gaps in any furniture or wall.

Published: January 29, 2022.

OMA 5105EB Home Treadmill Review

oma 5105eb home treadmill mThe OMA 5105EB Home Treadmill is a promising exercise machine for home use for an affordable price.

It has a number of features, and is capable of offering a variety of exercises that users can enjoy and be motivated.

Published: January 29, 2022.

FYC Folding Treadmill for Home JK1608E-1 Review

fyc jk1608e 1 mIf a fitness enthusiast is looking for an innovative exercise machine, the FYC Folding Treadmill JK1608E-1 has something for them. This foldable, portable, and compact treadmill has an inventive design, and users can use it conveniently for walking, running, and jogging at the comfort of their own home.

Especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, when people either cannot go out for walking, running or jogging, or they have to wear a mask while exercising which is difficult, the FYC JK1608E-1 is extremely helpful to let them exercise in their home. Since it comes pre-assembled, users can start using it within a couple of minutes after unboxing.

Published: January 29, 2022.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-T7945 Walkstation Slim Flat Treadmill Review

sunny sf t7945 mAs its name suggests, the Sunny Health & Fitness SF-T7945 Walkstation Slim Flat Treadmill is really slim and flat, and hence users can slide it under the desk where it can be stored or used as a walking station. It is designed for walking exercise. This treadmill is perfect for those who want to exercise but don’t get time to.

They can take this treadmill to their office, store it under the desk, and exercise on it while working. It should also be noted that during the current coronavirus lockdown when most people are working from home and cannot go out for exercising, the Sunny Health & Fitness Walkstation can be a great solution for the problem of being unable to exercise. Exercise enthusiasts can store it under their home office desk, bed, couch, or closet, or exercise there.

Published: January 29, 2022.

ECHANFIT Home Folding Treadmill Review

enchanfit folding treadmill mThe ECHANFIT Home Folding Treadmill, with its 2.5 continuous horsepower motor, 15 preset programs, 220 lbs. of maximum user weight capacity, 17” wide running belt, and speed range of 0.5 to 8.5 MPH, is a perfect treadmill for the entire family. It’s an electric treadmill and should be connected to a power source.

It has a folding space-saving design, thus suitable for someone living in a small space. It’s also much more low-priced than other treadmills of its kind.

Published: January 29, 2022.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-T7857 Walking Treadmill Review

sunny sf t7857 mIf someone doesn’t want a lot of fancy features in their treadmill, but only intends to perform light exercises to build strength after an injury or illness or as a senior, the Sunny Health & Fitness Walking Treadmill SF-T7857 is perfect for them.

This basic treadmill is designed for recovery training and prominently features long sidebars to help users maintain balance. It offers speeds only for walking and light jogging.

Published: January 29, 2022.

XTERRA Fitness TRX2500 Folding Treadmill Review

xterra trx2500 mThe XTERRA Fitness TRX2500 Folding Treadmill is as tough as the iconic triathlon the company is named after and has everything that a fitness enthusiast would want, such as a sturdy frame that is made to last, appropriate cushioning for the running belt, and a range of preset workout programs.

Although it’s a mid-range treadmill and has a rather small running belt and no online connectivity, it can support walking as well as running workouts with a great range of speeds and inclines.

Updated: January 29, 2022.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-T7610 Electric Walking Folding Treadmill

sunny sf t7610 mSunny Health & Fitness SF-T7610 is a compact and lightweight, motorized walking treadmill, excellent for powerwalks and similar low-impact cardio exercises that can burn plenty of fats when done regularly.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-T7610 is simplified in every detail, but with a focus on providing the trainee with everything she or he may need during the exercise. Also, it is of folding design with transport wheels, making it suitable even for homes and apartments with no room to spare.

Published: January 29, 2022.

Goplus Ultra-Thin Electric Folding Treadmill Review

goplus ultra thin electric folding treamdill mThe Goplus Ultra-Thin Electric Folding Treadmill is perfect for those who intend to do exercise, but don’t have time to go to a gym or outdoors, neither for assembling complex exercise machines and learning their mechanisms.

This reasonably priced treadmill allows users to walk, run, or jog on it at home or office. This is an assembly-free, folding, and portable machine with the added advantage of being ultra-thin so that users can comfortably store it away after usage.

Published: January 29, 2022.

MaxKare Foldable Electric Treadmill Review

maxkare mThe MaxKare Foldable Electric Treadmill is an exercise machine designed for home use and is perfect for the COVID-19 lockdown period.

With its 1.5 HP powerful, high-torque motor, 12 preset programs, a decent speed range, 3 manual inclines, and spacious multi-level tread belt, it helps users achieve their health goals without having to go out or to a gym.

Published: January 29, 2022.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-T1407M Manual Walking Treadmill Review

sunny sf t1407m mThe Sunny Health & Fitness SF-T1407M Manual Walking Treadmill is a perfect exercise machine for those who are looking for staying active, especially during the coronavirus lockdown, rather than a lot of fancy features or clever technologies.

This strongly built treadmill offers a basic home workout and users can fold it away when not in use to save space. Being non-electric, this treadmill offers users the freedom to set it up in any room not necessarily near an electric outlet.

Published: January 29, 2022.

Weslo Crosswalk 5.2T Treadmill Review

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Weslo Crosswalk 5.2T Treadmill is perfect for those who need only a basic exercise machine at a low price. It has a unique feature named Crosswalk Upper Body Resistance arms offering full-body workout and is not normally seen in treadmills. Plus, it offers some other great features too for the price.

Published: January 29, 2022.

UREVO Foldable Treadmill for Home Review

urevo foldable treadmill mThe UREVO Foldable Treadmill is a high-performing exercise machine that meets almost all the expectations of any fitness lover. Although it doesn’t have a lot of fancy features, it offers everything that is absolutely necessary to perform a great workout.

It has a powerful, yet quiet motor, premium quality steel frame, a flat, stylish console on which users can place their laptop and work while exercising, and many other great features, all for an affordable price.

Published: January 29, 2022.

WalkingPad C1 Foldable Treadmill Walking Pad Review

walkingpad c1 mThere are many people who know the importance of exercise but have no time for workouts at home or the gym due to their busy schedules. These people keep wondering how on earth they should get into some kind of exercise.

For such people, the WalkingPad C1 Foldable Treadmill Walking Pad can be a great ray of hope as this walking pad allows them to exercise at home or office while working.

Published: January 29, 2022.

Lifepro Pacer Folding Treadmill Review

lifepro pacer folding treadmill mIt has become mandatory during the pandemic to exercise at home. But bringing home an exercise machine is challenging for those who have a small space. In such a situation, the compact Lifepro Pacer Folding Treadmill can be a great solution to get a cardio exercise in a small space. Plus, with its hydraulic folding mechanism, this electric motorized treadmill can be easily folded and stored away after the exercise.

Moreover, this machine comes with a number of remarkable features, the most worth mentioning being the BMI calculator, a great feature for those having weight loss goals.

Published: January 29, 2022.

OMA 5925CAI Home Treadmill Review

oma 5925cai treadmill mThe OMA Treadmill for Home 5925CAI is a new treadmill released just in 2021.

It has an impressive number of features and during the pandemic when gyms are closed, it can offer gym-quality workouts at home.

Published: January 29, 2022.

Sunny Health & Fitness Slim Folding Treadmill Trekpad with Arm Exercisers - SF-T7971 Review

sunny sf t7971 mSunny Health & Fitness released their SF-T7971 Trekpad Treadmill just last year as a walking treadmill and Trekpad combination with speed settings only up to 4.0 MPH.

Being a Trekpad, i.e. having a pair of optional arm exercisers aka trekking handlebars gives it an upper hand over other walking treadmills since it can give the user a full-body workout rather than just walking.

Published: January 29, 2022.

OMA 6134EAI Treadmill Review

oma 6134eai treadmill mThe OMA 6134EAI Treadmill is a space-saving foldable treadmill that has been designed with a home user in mind.

It’s easy to install and includes many features such as high maximum user weight capacity and spacious running surface with multiple built-in shock-absorbing cushions that are useful to all family members.

Published: January 29, 2022.

ANCHEER 3.25HP Treadmill for Home with APP Review

ancheer 3 25 hp home mThe ANCHEER 3.25HP Treadmill is an excellent treadmill if someone is looking for a reliable home exercise machine with a space-saving folding design, large running deck, quiet automatic incline system, and other attractive features at an affordable price.

Published: January 29, 2022.

Bowflex BXT116 Treadmill Review

bowflex bxt216 treadmill mBowflex BXT116 Treadmill is definitely worth considering when one is looking for a sturdy treadmill. Its durability and features can certainly be compared to a commercial-grade machine though it’s not advertised as one.

Although Bowflex has come up with the upgraded BXT216 with slightly improved features, the BXT116 too has a solid motor and maximum user weight capacity for a lower price, and is able to offer almost everything a health-savvy user needs.

Published: August 17, 2020.

Bowflex BXT216 Treadmill Review

bowflex bxt216 mThe Bowflex BXT216 Treadmill, though made for home use, is designed with the highest quality which is almost equal to a light commercial exercise machine.

It’s heavier than the BXT116 and has upgraded premium features such as a more powerful 4.0 CHP motor that enables users to run for long, wider 3-ply belt with extra deck cushioning that provides more thickness, comfort and durability, higher weight capacity, a large 9” full-color display, 11 pre-programmed workouts and advanced heart rate monitoring. All in all, it’s a perfect treadmill for serious exercise enthusiasts.

Published: August 4, 2020.

EXERPEUTIC TF2000 Recovery Fitness Walking Treadmill Review

exerpeutic tf2000 mEXERPEUTIC TF2000 Recovery Fitness Walking Treadmill is a unique exercise machine in that it has been designed with those people in mind who are not very strong and hence, want to go at a slow pace, and look for more number of safety features than that in standard exercise machines. The elderly, injured and ill people come under this category. The Exerpeutic TF2000 caters to their needs.

Exercise is usually considered an activity to be performed by young people. However, elderly people are actually in greater need of exercise to keep their muscles active and in good shape, so that they don’t have to become immobile or even worse, bedridden.

Published: July 14, 2020.

ProForm PRO-9000 Treadmill (PFTL17116) Review

proform pro 9000 mThe ProForm PRO-9000 Treadmill was released by ProForm in 2017 not as a commercial treadmill, but as only a home treadmill.

However, it has a robust construction and a great range of features including the largest running surface among ProForm treadmills, and therefore it resembles at least a light commercial-grade machine.

Published: July 3, 2020.

ProForm Pro 2000 PFTL13113 Treadmill Review

proform 2000 treadmill pftl13113 mThe ProForm Pro 2000 (model number PFTL13113) Treadmill belongs to ProForm’s wide range of commercial-grade treadmills. It has been designed to provide a great running experience in the indoor environment to health enthusiasts.

Due to the number of features it offers, this treadmill is worth considering for health lovers looking for an efficient exercise machine.

Published: May 25, 2020.

ProGear BT5000 Foldable Electric Treadmill Review

progear bt5000 mThe ProGear BT5000 Foldable Electric Treadmill has been designed to make walking and running on it comfortable and effective.

With an extended size running belt, 2 position manual incline, wide speed range, and hand pulse sensors for heart rate monitoring, it’s easy for users to give their body an effective exercise as per their fitness level. After exercise, it can be conveniently stored away too.

Published: May 18, 2020.

Fitness Reality TR1000 Manual Treadmill Review

fitness reality tr1000 mThe Fitness Reality TR1000 Manual Treadmill is known for its high quality and some amazing features like twin flywheels, 2-level incline, LCD display, and long handles.

It’s also known for giving good results and making exercising enjoyable, but users have to put in more effort while exercising as the machine has no motor.

Published: May 9, 2020.

Weslo Cadence G 5.9i Treadmill Review

weslo g 5 9 i mWeslo Cadence G 5.9i Treadmill is an entry-level foldable and rather affordable treadmill for home use, equipped with quite a few features. Having very small footprint, Weslo Cadence G 5.9i Treadmill can fit anywhere, even in a small home.

Weslo Cadence G 5.9i Treadmill has won many Best Buy awards for the home treadmill in its price range.

Updated: April 22, 2019.

XTERRA Fitness TR300 Folding Treadmill

xterra tr300 treadmill mXTERRA Fitness TR300 Folding Treadmill is simple to use, yet versatile, mid-range home walking/running treadmill.

It doesn't feature Bluetooth connectivity and various fitness apps, but it come with relatively spacious running deck, strong construction, motorized incline, a number of different workouts for various goals and in the end, it has very good warranty.

Published: January 10, 2019.

XTERRA TR150 Folding Treadmill

xterra tr150 treadmill mXTERRA TR150 Folding Treadmill is entry level home treadmill that can be used for walking and jogging by lighter athletes. It comes with all basic features required for cardio workouts and can be used as part of a home gym or as standalone cardio unit.

XTERRA TR150 also lacks few useful features, but such features are commonly found on more expensive models.

NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill

nordictrack t 6 5 s mNordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill is budget friendly home treadmill suitable for both walking and running. It comes with good motor and maximum user allowed weight, large number of built programs, it is iFit compatible, can be easily and quickly folded and unfolded etc.

Exerpeutic TF1000 Ultra High Capacity Walk to Fitness Electric Treadmill Review

exerpeutic tf1000 mExerpeutic TF1000 Ultra High Capacity Walk to Fitness Electric Treadmill can be an ideal walking treadmill. Equipped with Quiet Drive System and a good speed, this treadmill can be used anywhere in a home, anytime without any disturbance to others. Moreover, given its low price which is less than any annual gym membership, it offers great value for money.

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-T7603 Electric Treadmill

sunny sf t7603 mSunny Health & Fitness SF-T7603 Electric Treadmill may not be as large as treadmills users might have used in their gym and definitely doesn’t sport the same range of features and exercise options. But it’s definitely far easier to set being small and compact and also can offer users some decent walking and jogging exercise options.

ProForm Performance 300i Treadmill

proform 300i mIf someone is looking for a treadmill at a mid-ranged price, a really good option available is ProForm Performance 300i Treadmill. It’s equipped with a 2.0 CHP motor with which its belt can attain the speed of 10 mph and up to 10% incline. Users can easily adjust both, the speed and incline, by just touching a button that also allows an increase or decrease in intensity without hassle. This quality treadmill has a running surface cushioned with ProShox cushioning system that is typically found on all ProForm treadmills. This system can absorb almost all sudden impacts, thereby relieving stress from the users’ knees, ankles and hips.

Weslo Cadence G 5.9 Treadmill

weslo cadence g 5 9 treadmill mWeslo Cadence G 5.9 Treadmill is very popular inexpensive home treadmill. It lacks many features found on larger, sturdier and more expensive treadmills, but nonetheless it is still one of the best buy treadmills on the market - it has acceptable maximum user weight, good speed range, comfortable running deck etc.

LifeSpan TR1200i Folding Treadmill

lifespan tr1200i 2mlifespan tr1200i 1mLifeSpan TR1200i Folding Treadmill is excellent home folding treadmill, with many options and great features that justify its price. It has very good and strong 2.5 CHP motor, and it comes with lifetime warranty on motor and frame.