All over the world, Reebok is famous for its sports equipment and fitness related products. No wonder that a Reebok treadmill is among the most anticipated ones. Reebok 8400C is a quintessential Reebok product. It delivers a lot and it delivers in style. Right from the looks to the ma-chinery, everything speaks of absolute quality.
Power and Capability
As this is a Reebok equipment, you can easily expect something extra. The machine comes with a 2.25 CHP motor which is a nice surprise since in this price range, you do not generally see anything above 2.0 HP motor. Obviously, a more powerful motor also means more capability. This treadmill has a speed range of 0-10 miles per hour and it works really well.
Another key aspect of the capability of a treadmill is its ability to take user weight. Normally, you would get machines which have user weight capacity of around 250 to 300 lbs. This Reebok treadmill however takes as much as 325 lbs. The user gets a walking area of 20" x 60" which is again a remarkable case. Now this is enough space to accommodate even the largest of users. An im-portant thing that is to be understood here is that the treadmill comes with a 2-ply commercial treadbelt. This is a gymnasium type professional grade belt which lasts really long and performs really well.
Look and Feel
Reebok has always been known for making some of the best looking sporting goods and the Reebok 8400C treadmill is no exception. It has eye catching, space age looks. The machine is equipped with 4 LED display panels that are crisp and clear. The machine is also fitted with two workout fans to make you feel comfortable.
Reebok has made the device user friendly. If you are interested in customizing your daily workout, this machine is the perfect choice. Reebok has included 16 trainer programs and 10 workout programs as well. You can have separate programs for different members of the family.
Reebok has included the Accurate heart rate monitor in the device as well. This has been done to enable you to use the 4 heart related programs. Additionally, the device can be folded up and made to stand in a corner when you are done with your workout.
If the machine has any drawbacks, it is the warranty. You just get 1 year warranty on parts and labor, that's all. Thankfully, warranty upgrade and extension plans are available.
The machine is listed at the price of $1399. If you shop around however, you can expect discounts bringing the price below the $1000 mark. Getting Reebok 8400C treadmill at a sub$1000 price, now this is what is called a sweet deal.