Sole F65 Treadmill Review
The Sole F65 treadmill is one step above its little sister, the F63. This affects the price, being somewhat more expensive. This treadmill has been updated in 2016 to integrate current functionalities.
Especially those users who are starting in this world, has a safety clamp. This is hooked on the shirt and when disconnected from the console it will stop automatically.
These treadmills have extras such as the integrated speaker system for you to connect your player and listen to your favorite music while doing your workouts. Other extras that it brings are the fan, the bottle cage and a varied utility tray. Apart from these extras it is possible to highlight the quick access buttons to increase and decrease the speed and the level of inclination of the machine.
The cushioning is based on the Cushion Flex Whisper system patented by the Sole brand. This system helps you have a lower impact on the ankles, knees and hips. It has been shown that it is capable of reducing the impact on joints up to 40% compared to street pavement. In addition, this cover is reversible for greater durability.
The Sole F65 treadmill has a compact size. This treadmill can be folded to save space, but not to fold it we can associate it with a wobbly structure, since its horseshoe-shaped folding frame makes it as robust as other non-folding treadmill s. The folding system is through a simple button, since with the Easy Assist system you will see how the Sole F65 folds automatically. In addition, the transport wheels allow you to move the treadmill once you have finished your workouts.
Before going on to carry out an in-depth analysis of the main features, we want to remind you that you have at your disposal all the necessary information about treadmills. This is found in our main article on the web, where you will find all the detailed features to make the right choice when buying a treadmill .
The tread is composed of two layers for durability. This one is very thick and has 2.5 ″ rollers to do a fantastic job. With these characteristics we can ensure that during operation there will be an absence of annoying noise and the engine will work more lightly thanks to this tread.
The race surface is wide so that people with a tall size can exercise on it. This surface has a size of 152 cm x 56 cm, somewhat improved from previous versions where the size of this surface was 147 cm x 50.8 cm.
The engine of the Sole F65 treadmill has a continuous power of 3.25 hp , reaching peaks of 5.5 hp . This is another improvement of the 2016 model, since previously the peak reached 4.5 HP of power. This engine has a high quality with a high torque, zinc coated. A safety point on the part of the house is the lifetime warranty on the engine, which indicates that its construction is perfectly done and its operation must always be correct.
The maximum running speed is 19.3 km / h or 12 mph, speed with which you will be able to perform really intense workouts if they are combined with a high incline level. You will be able to control this speed through 20 preset intensity levels.
For more intense exercises it is important on treadmills to have the possibility of inclining the running surface. On the Sole F65 treadmill you can automatically incline up to 15% through the buttons located on the handlebar or with those on the console.
The console has a large 7.5 ”LCD backlit screen that will show you all the progress of the workouts in a very precise way. The data you can see at all times are:
- Training time
- Distance traveled.
- Running speed
- Incline Level
- Calories consumed
- Heart rate.
The console can be connected to a mobile device to see all the data it shows you on your own device. In addition, the 2016 version brings a total of 10 training programs so that you can perform these depending on the objective you have set. You also have 2 user profiles where you can save the custom programs that you have created to make them whenever you want.
To perform heart rate monitoring you has sensors located on the handlebar. You can also connect a Polar chest band (not included) to perform this monitoring with your hands free. The console itself brings a heart rate program so you can do intensive workouts without entering the danger zone, which can lead to health problems.
In this version they have also incorporated Bluetooth. With this function you will be able to connect your mobile device to the Sole Fitness application, an application that is capable of connecting with Sole Fibit and MyFitnessPal , apart from other fitness applications. In this way you will have all the data of the training done in one place to see the evolution of your goals and the achievements.