It would be quite difficult to determine a single treadmill as the best treadmill. There is a number of good brands in the market. Each of the companies behind the brand tries to outdo the other in terms of features and performance.
We can however classify the treadmills into groups and then determine which one is the best within each group. In order to do that let us what features should be considered to for determining the top rated treadmill.
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We can classify treadmills into three groups based on their prices. These groups are low or entry-level treadmills, mid budget treadmills and premium treadmills. So let us find out the top rate treadmill in each of these groups.
The Epic t60 treadmill from Icon is the best treadmill in the entry-level group. It is available at a price that ranges from $899 to $999. This is a commercial grade treadmill at an unbelievably low price. It is powered by a 2.25 hp motor that is good for workout requirements of beginners.
It has a tread belt with dimensions of 55” x 20”. The incline can be changed to 11% and the maximum speed is 8 mph. It has iFit technology that is found in almost all the treadmills of Icon.
The Cybex 700t treadmill although a bit expensive, has features that are simply superb. If you look at the treadmill, you will realize why the price is high.
Let us look at the features in detail. First, the motor used in the machine is 2.5 hp and is capable of continuous duty. It can withstand rigorous work out for extended periods of time.
The dimensions of the deck dimension are of 33” x 82” and the two-ply tread belt has a running surface of 20” x 60”. The belt will not wear or tear and give you trouble free performance for two years.
You can set the speed up to 10 mph, which is very rare in mid segment treadmills. Then the warranty on motor is of 25 years along with 5 years for parts and 2 years for labor. It has a unique suspension technology that provides you comfortable workouts.
The Landice L7 Pro trainer treadmill is a model that belongs to brand that is known for reliability and solid construction. Consumers are never dissatisfied with Landice Treadmills.
This model has got very good reviews. It has a 3.0 hp continuous duty motor. Essentially that means you can workout on the treadmill for an extended period of time without any problem.
The belt dimensions are 55”X20” and it has 4-ply tread belt that will provide you with years of trouble free performance.