NordicTrack Spacesaver SE7i Elliptical Trainer Review

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  • 15-minute assembly
  • Space Saver
  • Comfortable rear drive design
  • 24 workout programs
  • iFit compatible
  • One-touch controls for incline
  • Power adjustable incline up to 8 degrees
  • Cushioned and adjustable pedals for good ergonomics
  • Workout fan
  • Water bottle holder


  • No wireless pulse receiver
  • Small screen without HD technology
  • Flywheel produces less smooth rides
  • Some users find the 18” stride too short


SpaceSaver SE7i is a compact elliptical that will do what it claims. At its price that is comparable to its competitors, it has a better performance. NordicTrack’s SpaceSaver SE7i offers a hassle-free usage, commercial grade ergonomic design and parts. Our one piece of advice for first-time buyers is to consider researching before buying the machine because it might fall short when it comes to its stride.

NordicTrack Spacesaver SE7i Elliptical Trainer Review

Product Overview

NordicTrack Spacesaver SE7i Elliptical Trainer is a huge training machine that can be folder every after workouts. It also features a stable rear drive design that will give total comfort users. This machine is highly recommended for those people who are shorter than the average adult. Its 24 levels of resistance and advanced electronics are some of the features to appreciate.


  • Compact / Folding: Yes
  • Incline: 0-8 degrees power adjustable incline
  • Stride Length: 18 inches
  • Flywheel: 18 LB
  • Programs: 24 Workout Apps
  • Fan: Yes
  • Weight Capacity: 325 LBS
  • Dimensions: 80″ L x 32″ W x 771″ H


One of the key features of the SpaceSaver SE7i is its 15-minute assembly and easy to fold frame capabilities. You can just fold its arms and console down to the base frame, lift then use the transport wheels to roll into its storage after every workout.

The SE7i Elliptical trainer is ideal for people who are looking for a portable fitness machine at a fair price. The 18 lb inertia enhanced wheel, rear-drive motor, and oversized cushion pedals compensate the lightness of the machine. Thus, these features keep trainees at a stable, natural and good posture during workout sessions. However, the smoothness of the stride might not match the glide of other non-compact elliptical because of their weight differences.

The machine’s workout programs include an iFit Coach technology which provides you access to a full range of training routines provided that you have a subscription to the program. Apart from its ability to plan your meals, track your nutrition, exercise goals and daily activities, you can also use Google Maps for local terrain.

You can benefit from this machine even without the subscribing to iFit. There are 24 preset workouts available for you to choose from. To try different a workout experience, you can easily adjust the resistance and incline levels according to your liking and fitness goals. This characteristic will help you challenged and motivated to workout without feeling bored.

Spacesaver SE7i is truly impressive knowing its features and technology. But it’s portability has its advantage and disadvantage. People who are into portable machines will be happy with the machine but not those who are 6 feet or taller. Its 18” stride is limiting factor when it comes to comfortability and efficiency.

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