Factors To Consider When Buying A Power Treadmill

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Features: Manual or automatic settings: Manual settings are manual with pre-set incline and brake levels. You can adjust the speed and / or accelerate and decelerate manually. In case of an automatic treadmill, this setting is automatically adjusted based on the current speed and heart rate of the user. It is designed for both in-home use and out-of-home use. However, if you plan to use the treadmill regularly, it's better to purchase an automatic treadmill.

Number of Exercise Programs: There are a number of exercise programs or modes that can be selected from on the power treadmill. These modes include alternating, elliptical, treadmill walking, treadmill cross training, stair climber, treadmill cycling, elliptical cross trainer, treadmill rowing and much more. Each program has its own set of instructions for use. You can increase or decrease the speed and / or the number of strokes in each program to burn extra calories and / or fat.

Color Scheme and Design: Most treadmills have a black, green or red treadmill surface. Some of them are available with hi-visibility display (sideways) to make it easier for the user to see the treadmill's speed and other information. There are also newer models with touch screens and voice guides. The latest power treadmills have an in-built memory which stores previous exercise sessions and other information such as calories burnt, time you've been exercising, how many sessions you've completed and estimated calories burned etc.

Safety Features: Many features are available to help prevent injury. Features such as an automatic stop at the end of the session, easy to change running modes, hand brakes and tensioning of the belt drive are important. An interactive console and touch screens are also available. Most treadmill units have an emergency stop button and a warning light system. A safety mode tells you when the treadmill is about to fall down.

Additional Features: Power treadmills can also include pre-programmed exercise routines, such as jogging or walking. They can also be used with an iPod, computer or other portable media player. Some units come with digital or analog sound capabilities. The more features you add, the more expensive your treadmill will be.