LifeFitness T5 Treadmill Review
Life Fitness T5 treadmill is one of the best residential models Life Fitness has to offer and it is the most robust among the lineup. It comes with the decent 3.0 CHP horsepower motor that provide top speed of 12 mph. The long and wide running track with 22″ x 60″, together with excellent cushioning help to reduce joint impact up to 30%. Similar with others advanced Life Fitness model, T5 treadmill also consists of an excellent base which can withstand up tp 400 pounds of user weight plus a choice of two consoles: “Go” and “Track”.
- Motor : 3.0 Horsepower Continuous Duty
- Belt : 22″ x 60″
- Speed : 0.5-12 mph (0.8-20 kph)
- Incline : 0-15% in 0.5% increments
- Folding : No
- Display : LCD Display
- User Weight Capacity : 400 lbs
- Warranty : Lifetime on frame, LifeSpring shock absorbers; 10-year on drive motor; 7 year on parts; 1-year on labor
- Sale Price : $3,999 + Offer
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Motor – Quiet MagnaDrive™ Motor
Life Fitness T5 treadmill can handle runners and multiple users by powered with its quiet MagnaDrive™ motors drive system . This drive system is proven robust enough to support speeds from 0.5 to 12 mph and 15% incline by its 3.0 CHP horsepower motor, covered by 10 years warranty. It also with comes together with smart technology which can detects user weight and adjusts motor output accordingly!
Running Surface – FlexDeck Shock Absorption System
The T5 treadmill has the industry best dimension of 22″ x 60″ running surface, allow you to run naturally especially for longer strides even for taller user. Most user like the extra width of 22″ compare with industry standard of 20″ width at most treadmill. The running track is supported with FlexDeck Shock Absorption cushioning system, which is Life Fitness patented top-notch cushioning which proven can reduce joint impact by 30% compare by running at road. This great cushioning provide a good job of absorbing impact with three options for firmness which help to minimize the risk of injury.
Workout Programs and Heart Rate Monitor
Life Fitness T5 treadmill have two option of console, the “Go” console and the “Track+” console with each has a varied selection of preset workouts. The “Go” console has 12 workout programs, two user profiles can be saved, and each profile can save two customized training programs. The Track+ console has 16 workout programs, four user profiles with each user can save 12 customized routines.
Professional athletes will like the Life Fitness T5 treadmill as it comes with both contact and telemetry heart rate monitoring system. We can monitor our heart rate by training within certain heart rate zones to optimize workout result.
Console – Your Choice of Two Consoles : “Go” and “Track”
Life Fitness T5 treadmill comes with your choice of consoles with “Go” and “Track+” console. You won’t disappointed by the pre-programmed 12 or 16 workout program with data feedback on your workout statistic which display in big blue LCD screen. By paying more additional few hundred with selecting “Track+” console, you will also get entertainment connectivity including iPod, iPhone, iPad or Android device for your music motivation, new Life Fitness workouts download, and connect the treadmill to other mobile workout apps. You won’t feel bored easily by just running on treadmill with the additional entertainment option added on “Track+” console.
Extra Accessory – Additional Entertainment Option on “Track+” Console
Both consoles come together with reading racks, accessory trays and dual cup holders, which is standard for extra accessories. However, “Track+” console is include with additional entertainment option with extra few hundred with Android, iPhone, iPad and iPod compatible support.
Warranty – Can Be Better
The standard warranty of T5 treadmill is slightly longer with 7 years of part warranty coverage compare with F1 smart, F3 and T3 treadmill with only 5 years. The remaining warranty is same among the lineup with lifetime on frame, LifeSpring shock absorbers; 10-year on drive motor; 1-year on labor. Not too bad and you have the option to extended the warranty coverage by paying few hundred more to 3 years or 5 years extended warranty.
Price – You Paid For The Quality
As a leading premium fitness equipment manufacturer, the selling price of Life Fitness treadmill can easily cost more then $2,000 and above. For popular T5 treadmill, the MSPR with “Go” console is $3,999 while the “Track+” console is $4,399. Free shipping is included if you getting it directly from Life Fitness store.
Wrap-up – Most Robust In Its Series With Quality Build
The Life Fitness T5 treadmill is a durable machine build with high quality parts and components. The cushioning system is superb and the features are excellent. Most users will satisfied with the T5 treadmill with “Go” console by its machine quality and pre-programmed workout program with 15% incline and 12% of mph speed. “Track+” console option is another option if you prefer for entertainment workout environment. The quality build is a good reason why many fitness clubs and professional athletes keep choosing equipment signed by Life Fitness. You get what you are paying for.