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Horizon Fitness Evolve 5 Folding Elliptical Trainer (2016-2017 Model)

November 15, 2016 by  
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Horizon Fitness Evolve 5 Folding Elliptical Trainer

Horizon Fitness Evolve 5 Folding Elliptical Trainer

Rated 4 1/2 Stars

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** New for 2016-2017 ** The folding Horizon Fitness Evolve 5 Elliptical Trainer is a solid contender in higher end elliptical machines. This elliptical has the Feather-light hydraulic folding system for easy storage. The Evolve 5 model can be used in your home gym and for fitness enthusiasts of any skill level who want a low impact workout. It is a medium duty machine, capable of handling user weight up to 300 pounds. The Horizon Evolve 5 Elliptical Trainer provides an effective cardiovascular workout by combining upper and lower body flexibility and coordination into one impact-free motion and is easier on your joints. Regular use on elliptical trainers will increase heart and lung capacity while improving your health and burning calories. The Evolve 5 uses 20 levels of Magnetic Brake resistance. Magnetic resistance has the advantage of no friction, reliability, little to no maintenance costs, and quiet operation. A heavier 23 lb. flywheel provides for smoother strides than entry level machines. Rubberized footpads make workouts more comfortable.


Horizon Evolve Control Console

Horizon Evolve 5 Elliptical Features: Features include a 20 inch stride foot path, MP3 port with built-in Sonic Surroundâ„¢ speakers. Handlebar Grip heart rate monitoring provides your cardio progress on theBacklit LCD Screen which displays heart rate and other key workout feedback. 37 workout programs (manual, 6 calorie, 10 distance, 10 step, 3 interval, 2 performance).

Cardio Compass display works with your wireless heart rate receiver to provide workout feedback. Water bottle holder. ViaFit Connected Technology to share your workouts with other fitness apps and social networks.


Maximum User Weight Capacity: Up to 300 pounds.
Elliptical Warranty: Frame – lifetime; 3-year parts; 1 Year Labor
Dimensions: 69″(L) x 28″(W) x 69″(H)


Smart-Review Commentary: The Horizon Evolve 5 Elliptical Trainer is a solid high end elliptical that can handle up to a 300 lb. user weight. One feature that sets this one apart, is that it easily folds using a hydraulic assist. This model has Built-in speakers for your iPod or MP3 Player, 20-inch stride, 20 levels of magnetic brake resistance (smooth and reliable), and 37 workout programs.
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Evolve 5 - Folds Up

ViaFit Connected Technology allows you to share your workouts with other fitness Apps. The Evolve 5 model has a heavier flywheel (23 lbs.) than cheaper treadmills for a smoother workout. Reviewers have commented that this model runs smoother than other brands and runs quiet. For Elliptical Trainers, the Horizon Evolve 5 is a solid elliptical in this price range. The LCD display is backlit for easier viewing. Horizon Fitness is a leader in both treadmills and elliptical trainers. The model is a Smart-Review Top Pick for 2016-2017 and our best folding elliptical.


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    Elliptical Features

  • Feather-Light Folding System
  • Magnetic Resistance
  • 20 resistance levels
  • 37 workout programs
  • Grip Heart monitor
  • Maximum user weight limit: 300 lbs.
  • Water bottle holder
  • 20-inch stride
  • Backlit LCD Display
  • ViaFitâ„¢ Connectivity
  • Built-in Speakers
  • Cardio Compass Display


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