Having a treadmill at home for your personal use offer plenty of advantages that are not easily attained by those individuals who prefer to walk or run outdoors. These machines offer plenty of features that aim to help you reach and maintain your desired level of fitness. While there are some treadmills that are inexpensive, there are fitness enthusiasts that opt to purchase more expensive models because of additional specifications that could improve their health in a shorter period of time. It stands to reason that the more expensive a system is, the more features it has. So, if you’re on the lookout for an excellent model that costs less than $2000, why don’t you give the LifeSpan TR4000i a try?
This well-built treadmill system offers a bulky footprint of 74” long, 35” wide and 52” high which can be folded for storage thanks to its EZ-Drop System. The deck offers a generous running space of 60” long and 20” wide, thus enabling individuals with various stride lengths to use this system without feeling restricted. It is also equipped with eight shock absorbers for a more comfortable, stress-free workout, and it can reach speeds of up to 12 mph, which is good news for those who enjoy running. Its impressive speed range is made possible through its excellent 3.25 CHP motor. The entire sturdy system can easily withstand weight pressures from individuals weighing 350 pounds and below.
This top-notch system comes fully equipped with an exceptional multicolored LCD console that provides information regarding your workout level such as the program profile, the incline level, speed, time elapsed, distance, calories burned, heart rate and step count.
Programs and Features:
There are 17 Preset Workout Programs that come with this treadmill and these programs cater to different user needs such as weight management, healthy living, and sports training. There are 2 My Zone Heart Rate Control Programs which helps you maintain your heart rate within a normal level during exercise by automatically adjusting the speed and inclination levels. Deck inclination can be adjusted to 15 levels for a more rigorous training session.
LifeSpan’s trademark technologies—Intelli-Step and Intelli-Guard are also installed in this remarkable exercise machine. Intelli-Step acts like a pedometer in such that it counts the number of steps you have taken. Intelli-Guard, on the other hand, is more of a safety measure in which it automatically stops the treadmill belt after 20 seconds after you step off. Upon purchase of this treadmill, you automatically get a membership to the Online LifeSpan Fitness Club, thus allowing you to have additional workout benefits such as being able to save your workout progress in your online account. Additional features include built-in speakers and a headphone port to enable you to listen to your favorite music throughout your exercise routine. This machine also comes with a water-bottle holder and a book rack.
A lifetime warranty is given for the frame and motor, while a 5-year and 1-year warranty is given for parts and labor, respectively.
So far, the only minor disadvatage with this system is that it does not come with a fan to cool users during workouts.
In summary, this system offers a lot of advantages, considering that it is a bit costly. However, it is not free from a downside, albeit a minor one. All in all, this system is highly recommended for those who want to have an intense workout.