Elliptical Trainer Reviews - Choose the Machine That's Right For You

We've developed our elliptical trainer reviews to help you choose the machine that's right for your needs and budget. We know that investing in your health is an important step in the right direction, but it costs money and can be intimidating, so we've tried to take some of the confusion out of it.

Our elliptical exercise machine reviews are based on several criteria, including the opinions of professional trainers and fitness experts. We researched each manufacturer thoroughly and gathered information about each elliptical trainer from hundreds of sources, then included reviews by consumers just like you (you can submit your own review here).

Our ratings and reviews are unbiased, based on facts and information we’ve confirmed from a variety of sources so that you can compare with accurate information. We aren't compensated for any of our reviews. 

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To give you complete and accurate elliptical trainer reviews we looked at every aspect of an elliptical machine that you should consider when comparison shopping, including price, features, reliability and durability, company reputation, warranty, comfort and range of motion, ease of use, pros and cons compared to others in the same price range, and the track record of the manufacturer.

All brands are here except for NordicTrack, ProForm, FreeMotion, HealthRider, Reebok and Weslo.  Those you will find on the ICON Fitness Reviews page.

Also, these are current models.  For older models check out the Discontinued Elliptical Trainers page.

Here's how to use the table below...

√ Click on the company logo or link for a review of the particular brand.

√ Click on the model number to read the review that interests you.

HIGHEST RATED BRANDS

$799 to $1999

Elliptical Brand

Elliptical Model Review

Sole E25
Sole E35
Sole E55
Sole E95
Sole E95s
Sole E98 Elliptical
Sole ST300 Strider
Sole ST600 Strider 
Sole SC200 Stepper 

Sole Elliptical Reviews


NordicTrack FreeStride Trainer FS5i
NordicTrack FreeStride Trainer FS7i
NordicTrack FreeStride Trainer FS9i
NordicTrack C 7.5
NordicTrack C 9.5
NordicTrack C 12.9
NordicTrack Commercial 14.9
NordicTrack SpaceSaver SE7i
NordicTrack SpaceSaver SE9i
NordicTrack ACT Commercial
NordicTrack ACT Commercial 7
NordicTrack ACT Commercial 10

NordicTrack Elliptical Reviews


Bowflex Max Trainer M3
Bowflex Max Trainer M5
Bowflex Max Trainer M7

Bowflex Max Trainer


Horizon EX-59
Horizon Evolve 3
Horizon Evolve 5
Horizon Elite E7
Horizon Elite E9


Horizon Fitness Reviews


$1999 and Up

Matrix A30
Matrix A50
Matrix E30
Matrix E50

Matrix Reviews


Life Fitness Club Series
Life Fitness Platinum Club
Life Fitness X1
Life Fitness X3
Life Fitness X5
Life Fitness E1
Life Fitness E3
Life Fitness FS4


Life Fitness Reviews


Octane Q35
Octane Q37
Octane Q47
Octane xR4
Octane xR6

Octane Reviews


Precor EFX 221
Precor EFX 222
Precor EFX 225
Precor EFX 245
Precor EFX 423
Precor EFX 425
Precor EFX 447
Precor EFX 731 
Precor EFX 833
Precor EFX 835 
Precor AMT 813 
Precor AMT 835

Precor Reviews


M30
M50
Performance 300
ES700

TRUE Reviews


OTHER ELLIPTICAL BRANDS

Elliptical Brand

AFG Elliptical Trainer Reviews

Elliptical Model Review

AFG 3.0 AE
AFG 4.1 AE
AFG 18.1 AXT


Body Solid/Endurance

Body Solid Endurance E300
Body Solid Endurance E400
Body Solid Endurance E5000


ElliptiGO Bikes

ElliptiGO Arc 3
ElliptiGO Arc 8
ElliptiGO Arc 24
ElliptiGO 3C
ElliptiGO 8C
ElliptiGO 11R


Fitnex Elliptical Reviews

Fitnex E55
Fitnex E70


Kettler

Kettler Axos Cross P
Kettler Rivo P
Kettler Unix M
Kettler Unix P


Lifespan

LifeSpan E2i
LifeSpan E3i


Nautilus Ellipticals

Nautilus E614
Nautilus E616


Schwinn

Schwinn 430
Schwinn 470
Schwinn A40
Schwinn 520


Spirit

Spirit XE195
Spirit XE295
Spirit XE395
Spirit XE795
Spirit XE895


Stamina

Stamina InMotion E1000


StarTrac Ellipticals

StarTrac 8-VS
StarTrac 8-CT
StarTrac 8-RVD
StarTrac S-CTX


Tunturi

Tunturi Platinum Pro
Tunturi C20
Tunturi C25
Tunturi C55
Tunturi C50
Tunturi C80
Tunturi C85


Vision Fitness

Vision S60
Vision S70
Vision S7100


Xterra Elliptical Trainer Reviews

Xterra Free Style 4.0e
Xterra Free Style 5.4e
Xterra Free Style 5.6e
Xterra Free Style 5.8e


Yowza

Yowza Naples Series
Yowza Islamorada
Yowza Pompano
Yowza Navarre
Yowza Sanibel i35
Yowza Captiva

Elliptical Trainer Reviews - Feedback

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"I just wanted to say how valuable I have found this site to be. What a fantastic job you have done for the wary consumer. I wish more was available in Canada, where I am trying desperately to find some of the models you have recommended, but most companies only ship within the US and maybe the UK. 

Regardless, I have found a wealth of unbiased information and will recommend your site to friends looking to buy an elliptical trainer. Thanks!"
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John, Cedar Park, Texas

With our elliptical trainer reviews in hand, we hope that you will be able to choose a machine that's the right fit for you and use it with satisfaction for years to come.

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Under $500
$500 - $1000
$1000 - $2000
$2000 - $3000
$3000 - $4000+


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Consumer Reviews

Here is your chance to rant or rave about the elliptical you use at home or at the fitness center.