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NordicTrack (S15i Vs. S22i) Commercial Studio Cycles | Comparison & Differences | Reviews

January 25, 2020 by  
Filed under Exercise Bikes

NordicTrack S22i Exercise Bike

NordicTrack S22i Upright Studio Bike
22-inch Screen

NordicTrack S15i Exercise Bike

NordicTrack S15i Upright Studio Bike
14-inch Screen

NordicTrack S15i Vs. S22i Upright Exercise Bike Comparison: These two studio bikes are both designed with larger touchscreens and connectivity to the internet to unlock thousands of workout programs. Interactive workouts similar to Pelaton bikes. The NordicTrack S15i and S22i are commercial studio bikes, highly rated, and can be used at home. Both models have silent magnetic resistance, iFit with 16,000 workout programs, live workouts & Google Maps, LIVE Resistance Control, incline/decline, and the screen can swivel so you can workout off the bike. Both have multi-position racing handlebars. A one year iFit membership is included with both bikes.


NordicTrack S15i Workouts

One of NordicTrack's iFit workouts. 16,000 workouts available. Included: 1 year of iFit membership.

The main differences between the NordicTrack S15i and S22i are: The main difference between these models are the screen size. The S15i has a 14-inch screen, and the S22i has a 22-inch screen (same size as a Pelaton bike). Both are HD touchscreens. The 14-inch screen has some dedicated buttons around the screen, while the 22-inch is all screen. The larger 22-inch screen will give you a more immersive experience. One other difference is the S22i has 24 Resistance levels vs. 22 on the S15i. Below is a comparison chart of the differences between the two exercise bike models.


NordicTrack S15i Vs. the NordicTrack S22i
* Upright Studio Bike
* 4.6 Stars Rating
* Magnetic Resistance
* Belt Drive
* 22 Resistance Levels
* 16,000 iFit Programs
* Google Maps
* 1 year iFit Membership
* iFit Coach
* 14-inch HD Touchscreen
Screen Swivels 360°
* Heart Telemetry
* Incline & Decline
* Fore/Aft Seat Adjust
* Max Weight: 350 lbs.
* Built-in Speakers
* Water Bottle Holder
* 3 lb. Dumbells

NordicTrack S15i

* Upright Studio Bike
* 4.7 Stars Rating
* Magnetic Resistance
* Belt Drive
* 24 Resistance Levels
* 16,000 iFit Programs
* Google Maps
* 1 year iFit Membership
* iFit Coach
* 22-inch HD Touchscreen
Screen Swivels 360°
* Heart Telemetry
* Incline & Decline
* Fore/Aft Seat Adjust
* Max Weight: 350 lbs.
* Built-in Speakers
* Water Bottle Holder
* 3 lb. Dumbells

NordicTrack S22i


NordicTrack S15i LCD Touchscreen

NordicTrack's 14-inch HD touchscreen provides iFit interactive workouts & google maps.

NordicTrack S22i LCD Touchscreen

NordicTrack's huge 22-inch HD touchscreen provides iFit interactive workouts & google maps.


NordicTrack S15i vs. S22i Console Comparison: The Consoles are different, with the S15i having a 14-inch HD Touchscreen with dedicated buttons. The S22i has a huge 22-inch screen for a more immersive experience when using the workouts or Google Maps. The S22i also gives you two more resistance levels (24 vs. 22).


NordicTrack Incline Decline

NordicTrack's Incline & Decline feature can be controlled manually or by interactive workout program.

Bottom Line: The main difference between the models is the larger 22-inch HD touchscreen on the S22i, at a higher price point than the S15i. The S22i also has 24 resistance levels, two more than the S15i. Other than that, the bikes are virtually identical.

A unique feature on both bikes is the Powergrade Incline & Decline Drive System which allows up to 20% incline and 10% decline.

Residential Warranty: 10 year Frame; 2 years parts, 1 year labor


iFit Enabled: Both bikes receive a 1 year membership to iFit which provides over 16,000 on-demand workouts, Google Maps, and Live interactive workouts. You can bike around the world in different city streets with Google maps. Off bike workouts for the rest of your body.


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