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The Bowflex Max Trainer is a unique hybrid elliptical / step machine. It is aimed at users who want a home cardio machine that lets them benefit from the best of both walking and climbing cardio workouts, without the high impact on the joints & exposure to the weather from doing these exercises outdoors.

We take an in-depth look at this cardio machine – is it the best model for your needs?

 

Bowflex Max Trainer – Features

Bowflex Max Trainer
TypeCross Trainer
MethodMagnetic Resistance
Flywheel WeightNot stated
Resistance Levels16
DisplayBacklit LCD Console
USB Charging PortNo
BluetoothYes
Heart RateYes
Workout Programs9
Max Weight300lb
Tablet / Book HolderYes
Stride LengthNot stated
Built-in FanNo
Built-in SpeakersNo
Water Bottle HolderYes
User Profiles2
Warranty (Frame)2 Years
Warranty (Parts)2 Years
Warranty (Labor)2 Years
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Bowflex Max Trainer Review

What We Like

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What We Don’t Like

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How Does It Compare?

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