The blue and grey EFX 833 is a top-notch Precor elliptical with commercial warranty.
It’s designed exclusively for lower body elliptical training whereas the Precor EFX 835 is for total body training.
Highlights of this premium cardio trainer are an industry-leading smooth stride, a 13° to 40° power ramp and 12 workout programs. Without need for a power cord, this elliptical is especially easy to place in your facility too.
Learn more from our full Precor EFX 833 review below.
|Model||Precor EFX 833|
|Stride Length||21" - 24.5"|
|Pedals||Heavy Duty Plastic|
|Incline||13 - 40%|
|User Profiles||4 Users|
|Heart Rate||Pulse Grips
& Chest Strap (Optional)
|Dimensions||80" x 32" x 68"
Weight: 338 lbs
Parts: 10 Years
Labor: 1 Year
Rating: 84.0/100. The Precor EFX 833 Elliptical Fitness Crosstrainer is a leading commercial fitness machine designed exclusively for lower-body training that’s gentle on joints. Trainees can benefit from Precor’s patented low-impact motion by either using a flat footpath or choosing from CrossRamp incline levels ranging from 13° to 40°. Ten workout programs, a fitness test and manual mode are available. Here are lists of the many advantages and a few potential drawbacks about choosing the Precor EFX 833.
- Power incline 13° to 40° (20 options)
- 12 workout programs including manual mode
- Precor’s patented elliptical motion
- Reversible pedal direction
- 20 resistance levels (Magnetic)
- Multilingual display
- Metric and Standard readings
- Wireless heart rate receiver
- Contact heart rate monitor
- Low step-on height (8”)
- Self-powered (Optional external power setup)
- Integrated transport wheels
- Arrives partially assembled
- High-end price
- Arm bars are stationary
- Large footprint (85″ x 32″)
For comparison, the next model (the EFX 835) is nearly identical but supports total body training with the option to move its arm bars and pedals together.
The Precor EFX 833 Elliptical Fitness Crosstrainer is a top-quality elliptical with commercial warranty. It features Precor’s award-winning biomechanics, has diverse training programs to support different fitness goals, and offers training boosts with its 13° to 40° CrossRamp. It also works with Polar wireless heart rate transmitters.
Overall the EFX 833 is recommended to the commercial fitness center that wants a low-impact cardio trainer that focuses on the lower body and meets every fitness level. For a similar machine that adds moving arm bars to the mix, see our EFX 835 review too.
Read on for details about the Precor EFX 833’s capabilities and warranty.
The Precor EFX 833 workout menu has programming to support the diverse goals of different gym members. Its ten preset workouts focus on weight loss, muscle targeting, performance, interval training, heart rate control and special cross training.
The program names are Interval, Weight Loss, Variety, 1 Gluteal, 2 Gluteal, Heart Rate, Basic HRC, Performance, 1 Cross Training, 2 Cross Training, and 3 Cross Training. Trainees can also take a fitness test and use manual mode.
See below for the long list of feedback provided.
Precor EFX 833 Features
An LED screen with green lighting shows programming and statistics. Users can choose from the following languages: Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Russian and Spanish. The stats shown are Resistance level, CrossRamp angle, Distance, Strides/min, Total strides, Calories, Heart rate, Time remaining, Time elapsed, Time in zone, Segment time, Remaining, Average speed, Calories/min, Calories/hour, Watts, METS, Target HR, Average HR, and % Complete. A summary is shown after each session.
This elliptical has Precor’s patented CrossRamp with motorized control. This special feature lets people use elliptical footpaths with inclines between 13° and 40°.
For heart rate monitoring the Precor 833 has a Polar compatible wireless receiver (chest strap not included). It also has touch sensors.
If it’s used frequently, this machine can be “green” by always operating without a power cord; enough users’ energy will be harnessed to power the console. If the machine won’t be used often, then a separate power supply can be added.
Warranty & Guarantee
The Precor EFX 833 Elliptical Fitness Crosstrainer has a commercial warranty that provides the following coverage:
– Frame: 7 years
– Wear parts: 1 year
– Mechanical and electrical parts: 2 years
– Labor: 1 year
For commercial fitness centers seeking a great lower-body cardio trainer, the Precor EFX 833 is a classy and reliable choice. If you want a Precor elliptical just for home use though, you’ll get a better value from lower-numbered EFX models.