Sunny Health & Fitness make some of the most popular magnetic rowing machines. We have an in-depth look at two of their most popular models, the Sunny SF-RW5515 vs SF-RW5801 Magnetic Rower – which is the best for you?
Sunny SF-RW5515 vs SF-RW5801 Magnetic Rower – Specifications
Sunny SF-RW5515 vs SF-RW5801 Magnetic Rower – Similarities
The Sunny SF-RW5515 and Sunny SF-RW5801 magnetic rowers both have the same drive type
- The two magnetic rowers are belt driven.
The magnetic rowers both have the same weight capacity
- The Sunny SF-RW5515 and Sunny SF-RW5801 both can carry users of up to 250lbs.
Both magnetic rowers use a similar display type
- The Sunny SF-RW5515 and Sunny SF-RW5801 both use non-backlit LCD screens.
The models display similar information
- The Sunny SF-RW5515 and Sunny SF-RW5801 both display time, count, calories, total count, and scan all.
Neither the Sunny SF-RW5515 nor the Sunny SF-RW5801 is Bluetooth compatible
- Neither of the two has a Bluetooth connectivity feature.
Both the SF-RW5515 and SF-RW5801 have transport wheels
- Both magnetic rowers feature transport wheels for easy moving and storage.
Neither of the two magnetic rowers has built-in workout programs
- Neither the SF-RW5515 nor the SF-RW5801 have a built-in workout program.
A heart rate monitor feature is not available for both the SF-RW5515 and SF-RW5801
- Both the SF-RW5515 and SF-RW5801 do not have a heart rate monitor.
Both models offer the same warranty
- The SF-RW5515 and SF-RW5801 both offer a three-year warranty for the frame and 90 days for the parts.
Sunny SF-RW5515 vs SF-RW5801 Magnetic Rower – Differences
The SF-RW5515 and SF-RW5801 both have different unit weights
- The SF-RW5515 weighs 59lbs, while the SF-RW5801 is lighter at 46.2lbs.
The two models have different dimensions
- The SF-RW5515 is 82” long, 19” wide, and 23” tall, while the SF-RW5801 has a length of 77”, a width of 23”, and a height of 22.5”.
The two magnetic rowers have different dimensions when folded
- The SF-RW5515 has a length of 37”, a width of 19”, and a height of 53.5”, while the SF-RW5801 is 36.3” long, 23” wide, and 47” tall.
The SF-RW5515 and SF-RW5801 have a different maximum inseam measurement
- The SF-RW5515 has a maximum inseam length of 48”, while the SF-RW5801 is 43”.
The two models have different resistance levels
- The SF-RW5515 has eight resistance levels, while the SF-RW5801 has sixteen.
Of the two, only the SF-RW5801 has a built-in tablet holder
- Only the SF-RW5801 offers a built-in tablet holder that is not available for the SF-RW5515.
Only the SF-RW5801 has a built-in bottle holder
- The SF-RW5801 has a bottle holder, while the SF-RW5515 has none.
Both the Sunny SF-RW5515 and SF-RW5801 are decent machines from a well-known brand. Choosing between the two will depend on your preferences.
Here are some notable differences you might want to consider:
- The SF-RW5801 is lighter and occupies less space than the SF-RW5515.
- The SF-RW5801 offers double the number of the SF-RW5515’s resistance levels.
- The SF-RW5801 features a tablet holder and a bottle holder, neither of which are available with the SF-RW5515.