Best Fitness E1 Elliptical Trainer Review

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  • Easy to assemble
  • 17 resistance levels
  • 12 workout programs
  • Contact heart rate monitoring
  • 21” stride length
  • Compact
  • 275 lbs user weight capacity
  • Pedals placed close together
  • Made of steel
  • Dynamic armbars
  • Can provide arm and leg exercise at the same time
  • Entertainment features
  • Quiet operation


  • Warranty on the frame is only 15 years
  • Some individuals might find it heavy for 215 pounds
  • Uncomfortable position of water bottle holder
  • The display programming might confuse you a bit for the first time you set it up


We think that the trainer will be worth your investment. It might be pricier than its competitors but it is a piece of machine that is totally durable and will go a long way. It ideal for people who want to do their workouts at home and entertained at the same time.

Best Fitness E1 Elliptical Trainer Review

Product Overview

The Best Fitness E1 Elliptical Trainer has a 21″ stride length which is suitable for almost everyone. People with shorter or taller height will both benefit from this elliptical machine. Its stride is smooth and offers a very natural motion to its users. Its center drive system is designed to provide a comfortable and balanced upright position to its users during their workout sessions. This feature is what makes them feel secure and stable.


Resistance Levels and Workout Programs

The Best Fitness E1 Elliptical offers you a variety of preloaded workout programs and resistance levels. You can choose according to your liking and your fitness goals.

There are a total of 12 built-in workout programs, a manual program and 17 resistance levels you can choose from. Whether you like your workout to be intense or straightforward, this trainer got you covered.

This machine has SynchroStride handles that allow you to work on your upper and lower body simultaneously.

The LCD computer monitor of the E1 trainer has a blue backlight with easy to read letters. View your workout data such as distance, speed, time and number of calories burned very easily

When it comes to comfortability level of the machine, expect a smooth and natural stride motion. For added safety and stability, the frame which is from powder-coated steel has a low center of gravity. Thus, prevents rocking while the machine is operating. The pedals are closely put together for easier access lessening the circumstances of hip problems.

The machine does not offer a wireless heart rate monitoring system but a contact monitoring system to record your heart rate instead.  

The unit might seem huge at 215 lbs; however, it has front transport wheels for quick and easy storage. Not to mention its small footprint is an advantage as well.

You will feel confident with the machine’s durability backed by a 15-year warranty on frame, 10-year on the motor, 2-year on its electronics and parts, 6-month on wear parts, and a year for labor service.


  • Dimensions: 48 x 30 x 66 inches
  • Weight: 215 pounds
  • Maximum User Weight Capacity: 275 pounds
  • 17 resistance levels
  • 12 unique and adjustable workout programs
  • Blue backlit LCD display with perfect readability
  • Comfortable 21-inch stride length
  • With transport wheels
  • Low pedal placement
  • Easy step-up height
  • Center drive design

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