Sole E20 Review
The Sole E20 is looking to push the envelope by offering an elliptical capable of developing your body from the inside out with a versatile cardio trainer.
Defined by Sole Fitness has a “light commercial elliptical”, the Sole E20 features some great new technology that helps maintain your natural workout motion.
The Sole E20 also features a 20 inch stride length, 16 levels of resistance, 10 workout programs, power incline and more.
Read our full Sole E20 review below…
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|Resistance Type||Eddy Current Braking|
|Stride Length||20 inches|
|Incline||0 - 20%|
|User Profiles||2 User|
|Heart Rate||Pulse Grips
Chest Belt (Optional)
|Display||Backlit Blue LCD|
|Max. Weight||325 lbs|
|Dimensions||71" x 27" x 58"
Weight: 175 lbs
Parts: 3 Years
Electronics: 3 Years
Labor: 1 Year (In-Home)
Rating: 80.6/100. Articulating foot pedal design helps maintain natural stride, reducing the impact on your body’s joints and muscles. Affordable and classified as “light commercial”.
- Articulating foot pedals keep natural stride
- Smooth operation supported by 21 lb flywheel
- 20 inch stride length accommodates most users
- Elliptical features power incline (0-20)
- Music ready (built-in speakers, mp3 port)
- Integrated cooling fan for added comfort
- 10 workout programs average but not great
- Wireless chest belt only available as add-on
- Smaller display compared to other models
The Sole E20 was designed to feature as much as possible for a retail price of $799.
New for 2013, the Sole E20 allows you to maximize your time and effort by getting a total body workout including 16 levels of resistance, 0-20 percent incline, 10 workout programs and 20 inch stride length.
The Sole E20 elliptical features 10 workout programs.
The workout selection is customary to what we are use to seeing on Sole Fitness trainers, which is below-average compared to what other manufactures generally offer.
The preset programs include six standard programs, two custom slots and two heart rate programs.
Built-in pulse grips monitor your heart rate and a wireless chest belt is compatible with the unit if you wish to spend more to purchase the belt.
The elliptical is not compatible with iFit Live.
The Sole E20 provides a smooth and natural motion with a 20 inch stride length supported by a 21 lb. flywheel.
Designed to reduce impact on joints and muscles, the Sole E20 features oversized 15 inch pedals with 2 degree inward slope to maintain your body’s natural motion.
The 38 mm steel frame supports users up to 325 lbs. and is backed by a lifetime warranty.
Power incline provides 20 different levels to really push your body through an intense workout. Now you can gauge how much you really want to target specific lower body muscle groups.
The 5.5″ LCD display is slightly smaller than the 7 inch screens we’ve seen on other Sole Fitness trainers, yet it still serves its function properly.
The Sole E20 is music ready with mp3 compatibility and built-in speakers to kick out the jams.
A cooling fan and accessory tray round out the lineup of features.
Warranty & Guarantee
The Sole E20 elliptical warranty and guarantee includes:
- Frame: Lifetime
- Parts: 3 Years
- Electronics: 3 Years
- Labor: 1 Year (In-Home)
Return Policy: 30 day trail-period guaranteed, contact Sole Fitness at 1-866-780-7653 for more information.
The Sole E20 is an affordable trainer with articulating foot pedals designed to keep your natural motion and thus reduce wear and tear on your body. It is a well rounded elliptical.
Compare to other ellipticals $500 to $1,000.