Precor EFX 423 Elliptical Fitness Crosstrainer Review 4

Precor EFX 423 Elliptical Fitness Crosstrainer Rating

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Pros The EFX 423 elliptical is one of the impressive machines available through the Precor line. With industrial strength and commercially tested programs, you can now own a health club designed machine at home.
Cons Commercial-grade machines tend to be more expensive. The 423 is more affordable than some others in the line, but this is due to its carrying less features.
Summary The EFX 423 features special technology that adjusts to the shape of your feet for the healthiest workout routine. Highly durable and club-proven, this elliptical includes multiple pre-set workouts and plenty of levels of resistance to keep you challenged and motivated.

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Precor EFX 423 Elliptical Fitness Crosstrainer Detailed Overview

The Precor EFX 423 features a specially designed elliptical path that replicates a natural running stride for protection of muscles. It also is able to target either specific muscle groups or your entire body. The machine also saves exercise data to keep you on track and progressing at an acceptable rate.

Our Favorite Features

Some of our favorite parts of the Precor EFX 423:

  • Stationary handlebars help build up the large muscles of the legs and backside.
  • The 423 logs your personal data for a personalized workout every time.
  • 10 preset workouts to choose from to keep your workout routine varied and challenging.
  • Plug your mp3 player or smart phone into the console’s headphone jack and control your music selection on the touch screen so you don’t have to mess with an extra device that can distract you from your workout.

Precor EFX 423 Elliptical Fitness Crosstrainer - Notable Specs:

Overall Rating:4-stars
Compact / Folding:No
Incline:15 - 40 degrees
Stride Length:1 - 20 inches
Programs:10 preset workouts
Weight Capacity:500 LBS
Dimensions:84" L x 31" W x 67" H

Our Least Favorite Features

A few downsides to the Precor EFX 423:

  • Precors are expensive – but still many argue they are worth it.
  • Warranty only covers one year of labor and 3 years for the console.
  • Warranty only covers one-year of labor

The Bottom Line

The Precor EFX 423 is a high-quality machine ideal for someone looking for a serious trainer. With advanced technology allowing for adjustable stride, paths and body area focuses. When you’re looking for an elliptical that’s high-end, but not necessarily the highest price of the entire line, the 423 is an ideal pick. This machine comes with a lifetime frame warranty and a generous parts guarantee, making it a worthy investment. Enjoy standard elliptical features like a wireless heart rate monitor, mp3 plug-in and pre-set workout preferences.

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