Walking and running is still the best cardio exercise there is; however for those who do not have the time to go to a park or go to the gym but want to run in the comfort of their house, Horizon Fitness T101-3 Treadmill is one of the many treadmills they can use to exercise.Horizon Fitness T101-3 Treadmill is rated as a “best buy” by a leading consumer magazine. Aside from that, it was a runner up on the treadmill review last 2009, and this 2012, it was awarded with the best buy award. But what is with this Horizon Fitness T101-3 Treadmill that makes it a best buy?
Horizon Fitness T101-3 Treadmill has a powerful yet stable and quiet motor. The treadmill features a 2.25 continuous HP motor with a 20 inch x 25 inch two ply belt with a speed range of 0-10 mph.
Feather light Technology
The treadmill is made for comfort and convenience because it has feather light lift technology for easy folding and it has a comfortable deck cushioning for better support and shock absorption.
Seamless Sound System
The treadmill is equipped with a MP3 deck and surround sound speaker to allow users to listen to their own music in superior quality.
For a more challenging workout, the treadmill can be inclined to up to 10%.It also has three LED screensIt has nine programs which include three workout and three target programs.The treadmill is also equipped with a fitness fan that cools the jogger while sweating off.The treadmill has a load capacity up to 300 pounds.It has a heavy duty frame made of steel.It has a dimension of 70 x 33 x 55 inches.The T101-3 Treadmill also comes with a lifetime warranty for the frame and motor while it has a one year warranty for parts and services.
Customers’ Review Summary
Horizon Fitness T101-3 Treadmill was given 4.1 stars out of 5 by reviewers. Most users use it for weight loss and heart training. The MP3 input and surround speakers of the treadmill also received good reviews, as it adds fun to their workout, also the LED display allows them to navigate and control the product with ease while working out.
The reviewers were also satisfied with the free shipping and delivery service offered by most sellers. Most reviews actually said that the delivery was timely and the agents were very polite, some even helped the customers setup the machine in their own homes.
The reviewers are satisfied with the customer service and warranty.
Some customers of Horizon Fitness T101-3 Treadmill find it difficult to set up the machine because of its delicate design though. Some customers said that the treadmill is more recommended for people who are using it for maintenance running not for hard core running, aside from that, there were some problems with the delivery and the fan doesn’t really help cool down the body when working out.
All in all though, if you want a treadmill that is was safe, sturdy and quiet, this is the product to go for.
- Rated a best "Value Buy" for walking by the Good Housekeeping Institute and by the Treadmill Doctor as one of the "Best Buys" in its category
- Folding treadmill with speeds up to 10 MPH, incline to 10 percent, 20 x 55-Inch running area. Assembled Dimensions: 70 x 33.5 x 55"" Folded Dimensions: 45.5 x 33.5 x 61"
- 30 program options including: manual workout, 10 Step-goal workouts, 10 distance-based workouts, 6 calorie-goal workouts and 3 intervals workouts
- Sonic Surround speakers with MP3 compatibility; Pulse grip heart rate monitoring
- 2.25 continuous duty CHP motor for quiet operation. 300-pound maximum user weight; Lifetime warranty on frame and motor, 2 yr parts, 1 yr labor
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