This Schwinn 830 treadmill features a USB charging port which you can use to collect your workout data and add to a myfitnesspal account. This allows you to chart your workout progress and see how your fitness goals are moving over time. You also can use the port to charge your phone and other devices. It has a large Twin Track LCD monitor which allows you naturally to see all your stats from your workout. Myfitnesspal is more of a tool you can use to deeply analyze all your workout stats. It features a whole lot more stats from calorie counters and diet plans.
Schwinn 830 Features
The 830 treadmill has a top speed of 12mph and keeps it’s incline at the same number, giving you a tough 12% gradient as well. To compliment the charging port it features acoustic chambered speakers which provide a deeper louder resonance than standard tinny treadmill speakers. There are sturdy 2.5″ crowned rollers, and anybody who knows a little about ellipticals knows these are used to add weight and stability to the machine.
They provide a bit more steadiness to folding treadmills like this. The soft drop function is a nice touch, ensuring you have no heavy lifting to do wen folding up your treadmill. It will stopped your floor getting scraped and your fingers and toes from getting damaged.
There is a high user weight capacity of 300 pounds, ensuring any larger individuals looking to get fit can use this machine from Schwinn. You won’t get bored from the lack of workout diversity on the 830 as there are 22 workouts to choose from. The motor is quite adequate at 2.75 CHP. On the comfort level the cushioning favors a softer touch which is a heck of a lot better than most sub standard entry level treadmills a lot of gyms seem to have these days.
Schwinn have recently revamped their entire range of treadmills and elliptical machines. Make sure to read our Schwinn 470 elliptical reviews.
No buts about it, i want comfort on a treadmill, if i didn’t i would stick to hammering my joints on the sidewalk. For anyone that has mastered reading whilst working out there is a media shelf you for storing books or magazines, albeit most people will use it for a tablet or phone storage.
If you need to move this treadmill out of sight after use there are transport wheels on the bottom. This is an excellently manufactured treadmill, it’s slick looking, has lots of workout diversity, and is very sturdy. A great all rounder with a spacious running area to boot. See the full list of specs below.