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Check out the ratings for every treadmill we have reviewed so far:
With its 4.0 CHP motor and spacious 21" x 64" running surface, the Smooth 9.65LC operates quite, well, smoothly. Rated #1 overall, this is one of the best treadmills money can buy, especially if you are not worried about the treadmill being compact/folding.
Read the full Smooth 9.65LC Review
Available in Hilton hotels all over the world, Sole Fitness continues to build some of the best treadmills on the market including the extremely versatile Sole F85. The treadmill is equipped with a 4.0 CHP motor, 22" x 60" running surface, Custom Flex Adjustable Cushioning and iPod/mp3 dock.
Read the full Sole F85 Review
The Sole F80 is one of the most popular treadmills on the market with an outstanding warranty including lifetime coverage on frame, motor and deck. It also features a powerful 3.5 CHP motor, 22" x 60" running surface, Custom-Flex Shock Absorption deck, pulse grips and wireless heart rate monitoring.
Read the full Sole F80 Review
The NordicTrack C1750 is easily one of the best treadmills on the current market. Designed and produced with commercial-grade parts -- the C1750 is powerful, quiet and durable, though its Android technology and customer support can have issues.
Read the full NordicTrack Commercial 1750 Review
Smooth Fitness has billed their new 9 series as their best line of treadmills yet and it's easy to see why. The Smooth 9.35 HR treadmill features a 4.0 CHP motor, 21" x 62" running surface, 31 workout programs, 12 level adjustable cushioning and quick speed and incline controls.
Read the full Smooth Fitness 9.35 HR Review
The NordicTrack Elite 9500 PRO features a 3.8 CHP motor, 22" x 60" running surface, AutoBreeze Workout Fan and 10" full color touch-screen display. The treadmill is also compatible with iFit Live, Android, and iPods.
Read the full NordicTrack Elite 9500 PRO Review
The LiveStrong LS13.0T is equipped with the highly interactive Livetrack technology: plug in a USB cable, then monitor your workout progress on your computer. The treadmill also features LCD display and wireless chest strap for heart rate monitoring.
Read the full LiveStrong LS13.0T Review
The Yowza Smyrna is the slightly cheaper (and non-folding) version of the Keewadin and Biscayne treadmills, and includes extras like an iPod dock, built-in hi-Fidelity speakers, 3-speed cooling fan, wireless heart rate chest strap and more.
Read the full Yowza Fitness Smyrna Review
The Precor 9.35 treadmill is one of the more pricey treadmills on the market, yet one of the most efficient available. The operation of the 9.35 is quiet and smooth, allowing you to concentrate on what's most important. The Precor 9.35 features a 3.0 CHP motor, 20" x 56" running surface, 23 pre-defined workout programs and wireless heart rate monitoring.
Read the full Precor 9.35 Review
A highly-rated and powerful non-folding treadmill, Sole's TT8 is a force to be reckoned with. The Sole TT8 features a spacious 22" x 60" running surface, 3.5 CHP motor, Custom Flex Adjustable Cushioning and polar heart rate monitoring.
Read the full Sole TT8 Review
The ProForm Power 995 is a quality treadmill in a very competive price range. The ProForm Power 995 features a strong motor, spacious running surface and iFit workout technology. It's also compatible with iPod players and music sounds decent on Intermix Acoustics 3.0 built-in speakers.
Read the full ProForm Power 995 Review
The Sole S77 provides a powerful motor (4.0 CHP), spacious running surface (22" x 60"), durable frame (max user weight 400 lbs.), 10 workout programs and 9" LCD display all for under $2,000. It's one of the best values on the market.
Read the full Sole S77 Review
Despite being an "entry-level" treadmill of the prestigious Sole Fitness manufacture, the F63 is a surprisingly dependable treadmill and offered at a very reasonable price.
Read the full Sole F63 Review
The NordicTrack C900 is equipped with a 3.0 CHP motor and iFit Live. The C900 also features a 20" x 60" running surface, LCD display and iPod dock, including 32 workout apps.
Read the full NordicTrack C 900 Review
The LifeSpan Fitness Pro3 is a commercially designed treadmill built with great care and detail. You'll really appreciate the stable performance this high-end machine has to offer with aluminum rails added to support an already thick 3.2mm multi-ply belt.
Read the full LifeSpan Fitness Pro3 Review
The Smooth 6.75 treadmill offers an industry standard motor (3.0 CHP) and large running surface (20"x 60") as well as built-in speakers and mp3 dock. It's a good buy in the $1,000 - $1,500 range with a few extras like adjustable belt cushioning and quick controls for speed and incline.
Read the full Smooth Fitness 6.75 Review
The Yowza Fitness Daytona is a commercial-grade treadmill with the latest virtual fitness technology, IWM. Intelligent Weight Management not only manages your weight, but also creates fully customized fitness programs.
Read the full Yowza Fitness Daytona Review
The Bowflex Series 7 is a very efficient treadmill designed to provide the tools needed for a productive workout and little else in terms of added luxuries (iPod dock, TV, etc.) to reduce cost. The trainer offers a 3.0 CHP motor, 20" x 60" running surface, The Strike Zone Cushioning and Backlite Skylight LCD display.
Read the full Bowflex Series 7 Review
The Precor 9.31 treadmill is a commercial-grade trainer designed for the home market. The treadmill lacks a lot of electronic luxuries (no mp3, iFit), but is very quiet and provides smooth operation for exercise enthusiasts. You'll appreciate the great detail that went into the overall construction.
Read the full Precor 9.31 Review
The Sole F65 offers a 2.75 CHP motor, 20" x 58" deck, 350 lbs. max user weight frame, 6 pre-defined workout programs and pulse grip heart rate monitoring presented nicely on a vibration free running surface.
Read the full Sole F65 Review
The Yowza Sebring is a trainer that has many of the same features as other treadmills produced by Yowza Fitness, but also offers Intelligent Weight Management (IWM).
Read the full Yowza Fitness Sebring Review
The ProForm Power 1080 is a rather powerful treadmill with a 3.25 CHP motor and 20" x 60" deck. Along with the quality specs, the ProForm Power 1080 also supports iFit Live and iPod/mp3 players.
Read the full ProForm Power 1080 Review
The LiveStrong LS10.0T is a sound treadmill with the basic specs needed to achieve a healthier lifestyle. The LS10.0T features LiveTrack Interactive workout technology and heart rate monitoring.
Read the full LiveStrong LS10.0T Review
The Smooth 5.65 is a budget treadmill that is ideal for consumers with little storage space. The treadmill also features Im-Pression Shock Absorption Cushioning, LED & LCD display and mp3 compatibility.
Read the full Smooth Fitness 5.65 Review
The Bowflex TC20 is arguably the best TreadClimber on the market, the first to offer G.O. Coach technology allowing the most personable piece of exercise equipment on the market. Find out how you can burn twice the calories of a standard treadmill with the Bowflex TC20...
Read the full Bowflex TreadClimber TC20 Review
The LifeSpan Fitness TR1200i is an affordable treadmill with iPod dock and USB data storage. The TR1200i treadmill also features heart rate programs and LCD display.
Read the full LifeSpan Fitness TR1200i Review
What if you combine the treadmill, stairclimber and elliptical into one compact, efficient trainer? Now you can thanks to the Bowflex TC10, the company's best-selling TreadClimber. Learn more about the incredible new piece of exercise equipment below...
Read the full Bowflex TreadClimber TC10 Review
The Schwinn 860 is a folding threadmill with a 3.0 CHP motor and large (20" x 58") running surface. The 860 also offers 20 pre-defined workout programs, pulse grips and wireless chest strap heart rate monitoring as well as an integrated cooling fan.
Read the full Schwinn 860 Review
The Endurance T10HRC is listed as a commercial treadmill with high quality parts and production emphasized over electronics and the latest technology. The Endurance T10HRC provides a 3.0 CHP motor, 20" x 60" running surface and 25 pre-defined workout programs.
Read the full Endurance T10HRC Review
The Precor 9.23 is designed with commercial-grade parts and production, including a low-maintenance deck. The Precor 9.23 offers a 3.0 CHP motor, 20" x 57" running surface, 6 pre-defined workout programs and Ground Effects Impact Control Cushioning.
Read the full Precor 9.23 Review
The Bowflex TC5 is a budget-friendly TreadClimber that provides the same technology as the TC20, but at a rock bottom price. The Bowflex TC5 has sacrificed a few features yet in terms of performance the TreadClimber is able to compete with any of its rivals.
Read the full Bowflex TreadClimber TC5 Review
The Natilus T514 features a 2.75 HP motor, 20" x 55" running surface, 350 lbs. max user weight frame and 19 workout programs. The smooth performance of this treadmill will keep you comfortable with Nautilus' SoftTrack cushioning system.
Read the full Nautilus T514 Review
The ProForm 590T is a moderately priced treadmill with a 2.25 CHP motor, 20" x 55" running surface, LCD display and iFit Live. The workout experience is further enhanced with Google Maps compatibility.
Read the full ProForm 590T Review
The LiveStrong LS8.0T is an entry-level treadmill with some luxurious features like LiveTrack Interactive Technology and MaxComfort Adjustable Cushioning. A portion of each purchase also goes to the LiveStrong Foundation to fight cancer.
Read the full LiveStrong LS8.0T Review
The ProForm Performance 400 is an entry-level treadmill with the basic specs required for a number of workout opportunities. The treadmill provides ProShox Lite Cushioning which is intended to produce less stress on vital muscles and joints.
Read the full ProForm Performance 400 Review
The Horizon Fitness T202 treadmill is an upgraded version of last year's T102. Consumers will appreciate their collaboration with Nike, evident with the workout programs and exercise customization. The treadmill is also compatible with iPod players and offers rich SonicSurround speakers.
Read the full Horizon Fitness T202 Review
The T101 is a quality budget treadmill designed mostly for walkers. While it's not the most stable or powerful machine the T101 does have some great features like mp3 input and built-in speakers.
Read the full Horizon Fitness T101 Review
The Schwinn 840 is a reliable treadmill, priced moderately, with all the standard features and little else. The 840 features a 2.5 HP motor, 20" x 55" running surface, 20 pre-defined workout programs and two methods to heart rate monitoring.
Read the full Schwinn 840 Review
The Yowza Fitness Lido features Intelligent Weight Management (IWM) a digital scale and virtual fitness trainer which logs weight into the console and creates workouts based on readings.
Read the full Yowza Fitness Lido Review
The Yowza Fitness Osprey is an entry-level "transformer" treadmill that is designed to save space while not sacrificing performance on a solid, non-shaking frame for the price paid.
Read the full Yowza Fitness Osprey Review
The Merit 725T Plus is a dirt cheap treadmill that has noticeably cut some corners, yet still found a way to get people on a treadmill and exercising. The budget treadmill is ideal for smaller users searching for a light exercise experience.
Read the full Merit Fitness 725T Plus Review
The Merit Fitness 715T is an entry-level treadmill with a smaller-than-average motor and undersized running surface. It's extremely affordable, but not suitable for all body types.
Read the full Merit Fitness 715T Review
The Horizon Evolve SG is quite possibly the most compact treadmill we have ever seen. It's a great buy for those who absolutely need something that does not take up a lot of space, and are not expecting a lot in terms of pre-defined workout programs.
Read the full Horizon Evolve SG Review
The Weslo Cadence G-40 is a budget treadmill with basic specs like a 2.25 HP motor, 16" x 50" running surface, 250 lbs. max user weight and EasyPulse heart rate monitoring. The treadmill is ideal for smaller users who need something for basic walking/light jogging exercises.
Read the full Weslo Cadence G-40 Review
The Gold's Gym GG480 is a Walmart treadmill, very affordable and compact. The treadmill offers eight individual workouts and AirStride Plus Cushioning. Two 1lb. hand weights are also included with each purchase, and the console tells you when to incorporate the weights into your exercise routine.
Read the full Gold's Gym GG480 Review
LifeSpan LS-5T is an ultra-compact and very cheap treadmill. While it's not loaded with many extra features (or power for that matter) it does provide an easy way for walkers to exercise.
Read the full LifeSpan Fitness LS-5T Review
The Nautilus T516 has expanded on what the T514 was already doing well, presenting consumers with a bigger motor, bigger frame and more luxuries. The T516 is equipped with a 3.2 CHP motor, 20" x 58" running surface, 26 workout programs and built-in cooling fan.
Read the full Nautilus T516 Review
The NordicTrack A2550 Pro is compatible with iPod players (with built-in speakers), and also supports iFit Live. The 2.5 CHP motor, 20" x 55" running surface, and 350 lbs. max user weight accommodates just about any user.
Read the full NordicTrack A2550 Pro Review
The ProForm 380 CS is a very cheap, entry-level treadmill with a few luxuries like an iPod dock, Dual-Grip EKG heart rate monitor, and LCD display. The ProForm 380 CS is ideal for smaller users that need a treadmill for walking purposes.
Read the full ProForm 380 CS Review
The Smooth 9.45 ST is a slight upgrade over its cousin, the Smooth 9.35 HR treadmill. The 9.45 ST sports a 3.0 CHP motor, 20" x 60" running surface, 6 pre-defined workout programs, adjustable shock cushioning and wireless chest strap heart rate monitoring.
Read the full Smooth Fitness 9.45 ST Review
The Yowza Biscayne is quite simply a treadmill for anybody. It is both highly durable as well as folds.
Read the full Yowza Fitness Biscayne Review
The Yowza Keewadin is one of the best treadmills from 2010. The treadmill was produced with high quality parts and attention and comes from one of the most reputable brands in the business.
Read the full Yowza Fitness Keewadin Review
The NordicTrack T7 si is an upgrade from the C2155 treadmill, equipped with iFit and iPod compatibility. The treadmill also sports a 2.25 HP motor and 20" x 55" running surface.
Read the full NordicTrack T7 si Review
The Gold's Gym Crosswalk 570 is equipped with CrossWalk Upper Body Arms, a new way of burning extra calories. In addition to finding a way to include your upper body into the workout routine, the Crosswalk 570 also features a Dual-Grip Heart Rate Monitor and QuickSelect speed/incline controls.
Read the full Gold's Gym Crosswalk 570 Review
The Gold's Gym Trainer 1190 is a quality treadmill, affordably priced and loaded with some pretty sweet new features. Quickly reach desired results with 20 pre-defined workout programs as well as iFit Workout Card technology.
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The NordicTrack A2750 PRO is a quality treadmill, equipped with a durable 2.8 HP motor and spacious running surface (20" x 60") while offering Touch-Screen display and music compatibilities. The A2750 PRO is also compatible with iFit Live (wireless adapter sold separately).
Read the full NordicTrack A2750 PRO Review
The NordicTrack C1250 is one of the best treadmills on the market, with a powerful 3.5 CHP motor and 10" Full-Color TouchScreen display. The C1250 is also compatible with iFit Live and iPod, including built-in Intermix Acoustics 3.0 speakers.
Read the full NordicTrack C1250 Review
Priced at $399, the Weslo CrossWalk S 7.9 is one of the cheapest treadmills on the market. The compact treadmill features a 2.5 HP motor, 18" x 50" running surface and CrossWalk arm trainer.
Read the full Weslo CrossWalk S 7.9 Review
The Yowza Fitness Siesta is unavailable, so the closest current model in the Yowza folding treadmill line is the Yowza Fitness Biscayne. It's very close in price, and is a highly-rated folding option.
Read the full Yowza Fitness Siesta Review