The 3G Cardio Elite Runner treadmill is a top of the range product that ensures you will be getting the best possible exercise you can have, all in the comfort of your own home. This is ensured by an upgraded Ortho Flex Shock suspension mechanism and a quite large 22″ x 62″ running platform, which is combined with the Elite platform and belt. The treadmill is powered by a 4.0 HP motor that’s built to last, located just beneath your feet, which is enough to provide you with years of running sessions within the comfort of your home. The Elite Runner Treadmill comes with a lifetime warranty, ensuring that you have peace of mind that your treadmill will carry on working for as long as you continue to use it.
One-Touch Incline Up To 15%
The incline motor of the treadmill is there to provide you with a tough exercise that will allow you to burn calories faster. 3G Cardio has more than 50 years of experience in the cardio and fitness industry, which they used to come up with a product that is truly in the top category among its competitors in value, performance, and specifications. In addition to the lifetime warranty, you will also get a 10-year warranty on all parts, ensuring that you are covered, even if you are using your treadmill on a daily basis. This may be a great option for fitness clubs, as a 10-year warranty on the parts is something that every fitness club should look to have.
The 3G Cardio has a great motto that says – simple and effective. They focused on the best use of their resources to come up with all the programs that you will actually need, and at the same time resisted the temptation to add programs that don’t have any real value. Many treadmills have the unfortunate trait that they quickly become boring, as there’s little variety to the programs they have. With the 3G Cardio Elite Runner Treadmill, you will get several courses that are preprogrammed, as well as fitness tests, which is not something you see in every treadmill out there. In addition to that, you will also be getting a one-touch speed and elevation setting control, heart rate monitor, as well as the ability to make custom workout programs. These are all great options, which ensure that you have enough different options to choose from, in order to prevent boredom from creeping into your daily exercise routine.
The treadmill has built-in speakers that allow you to listen to your favorite music, while you are working out. There is a docking port for your portable devices, such as your mobile phone or a tablet, enabling you to watch the latest episode of your favorite TV show or a movie, while you are working out. You also have a multi-speed fan that is there to keep the heat from getting to you, which can be a true lifesaver, especially during the summer days.
The dimensions of this treadmill are 84″ x 35.5″ x 58″, meaning that there is enough stability and room for a quality run, even to prepare for a marathon. The running belt size of 22″ x 62″ is there to further expand on the above-mentioned specifications, which is rounded off by an upgraded, commercial Ortho Flex Shock suspension system. The belt type is orthopedic, meaning that there is quite a lot of cushion over the motor. The 3G Cardio belts are thicker and a lot more comfortable to exercise on than most of the other top-notch models that are on the market. In addition to providing a more enjoyable workout, the orthopedic belts will ensure that there is less wear and tear on your body, compared to the standard, more traditional belts. These belts work by reducing some of the shock that is made when the foot strikes the treadmill belt.
The club rated drive motor size of 4 HP, ensures that this machine remains high powered device, but at the same time, it recognizes the importance of the high-quality torque of this engine, which is there to make sure that your run goes smoothly and without any interruptions. The quality of the engine is there to enable you to be able to run even at the highest incline and speed settings. Speaking of the maximum incline and speed setting, the first can go up to 15%, while the latter has to be between 5 and 12 miles per hour, meaning that the 3G Cardio Elite Runner Treadmill has you covered from walking to full out sprints, which you can change to meet your daily expectations.
The maximum weight of a person using the treadmill should be no more than 400 lbs, but as long as you are not hitting that mark, you should be able to use the treadmill with ease. The weight of the machine is 386 lbs, which is more than enough to provide the much-needed stability.
3G Cardio Elite Review Verdict
The 3G Cardio Elite Runner Treadmill has all the needed specifications to live up to its quality claims, which is no small task in today’s business environment, as every second device is claiming to be a top class product. The said specifications are pretty much what you get in all the standard treadmills of the medium to high end of the quality spectrum. The incline of up to 15% and the top speed of 12 miles per hour are more than enough to provide a challenge, even if you are an avid runner. The entertainment center of the treadmill is great for providing some much-needed fun, while you are working out, and the built-in speakers are actually quite good in providing a good sound that will make your exercise enjoyable.
The price tag of this fitness station is not exactly low and it’s going to leave a dent in your budget, but with a lifetime warranty that is combined with a 10-year warranty for parts, it should be worth its salt. Last but not least, while this is a great workstation for the cold winter days when you do not want to test your limits for cold weather every day, you should combine this treadmill with regular outside run sessions, in order to have a complete and healthy training.