Precor EFX 425 Elliptical Crosstrainer Review

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Precor EFX 425 Elliptical Crosstrainer Rating

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Pros The EFX 425 is capable of exercising the entire body or specific muscle groups. It comes with various preset workouts along with likeable extras such as heart rate monitoring and pm3 compatibility.
Cons The EFX 425 is not the most affordable elliptical available, although it is arguably one of the best. It is also heavy to move.
Summary You will feel indulgent with all the features packed into the EFX 425. From advanced path technology to a variety of challenging workouts available for each muscle region of your physique, this elliptical truly knows how to challenge both novices and fitness pros.

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Precor EFX 425 Elliptical Crosstrainer Detailed Overview

When you’re looking to ramp up your home gym routine, a new elliptical machine is a great choice. This piece of equipment is able to strengthen and tone the entire body, along with isolated muscle groups depending upon how you choose to set the workout plans.

Our Favorite Features

Some of our favorite parts of the Precor EFX 425:

  • This machine is able to go the distance thanks to its quality parts and durable design.
  • Adjustable elliptical path shape so you can target specific muscle groups
  • Adjustable handlebars, stride length and workout duration
  • 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 425 Elliptical Crosstrainer - Notable Specs:

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

Our Least Favorite Features

A few downsides to the Precor EFX 425:

  • At around $5,000, it’s a big investment.
  • Warranty only covers one year of labor and 3 years for the console.

The Bottom Line

The Precor EFX 425 is a user-friendly machine with plenty of bells and whistles. However at the end of the day, what makes the EFX line stand out from the crowd is its gym-appropriate quality combined with the ability to work out in the privacy of your personal surroundings. The center console is advanced and compatible with your phone or mp3 player, along with many other features like an adjustable stride, moving or stationary handlebars and even a heart rate monitor that lets you know how far to properly push your body.

 

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