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SOLE (E35 Vs. E55) Elliptical Cross Trainers | Differences & Comparison | Reviews

April 4, 2021 by  
Filed under Elliptical Trainer

SOLE E95 Elliptical

SOLE E55 Elliptical
Compact Cross-Trainer

SOLE E35 Elliptical

SOLE E35 Elliptical Cross-Trainer

SOLE E35 Vs. E55 Elliptical Cross Training Machine Comparison: The SOLE brand is a leader in high quality elliptical trainers. SOLE tends to go to an even higher grade than other brands, and even has some commercial models. Highly rated, both Sole ellipticals are excellent elliptical cross trainers for the home. Both models have magnetic resistance, controls in the handles, powered incline, telemetric & have pulse grips, Controls built into the handles, and have built-in fans & speakers.


The main differences between the SOLE E35 and SOLE E55 are: The SOLE E55 is a more compact model, which will fit in smaller settings. The flywheel is slightly heavier on the E35. While both consoles are backlit, the E55 has a larger display (9.1 vs 7.5 inches). The pedals on both can articulate and adjust; The E55 has 10 adjustments while the E35 only has 3 settings. Both models have identical excellent warranties; parts & electronics 5 years, and lifetime frame warranties.

The Sole E35 and E55 are about identical in price. Below is a comparison chart of the differences between the two elliptical machines.


The SOLE E35 Vs. the SOLE E55
* Cross Trainer
* Magnetic Resistance
* 25 lb. Flywheel
* 20 Resistance Levels
* Adjustable Pedals (3 settings)
* Controls in Handlebars
* Powered Incline
* Adjustable Backlit LCD Console
* 7.5-inch LCD display
* Tablet/Book Holder
* USB Charging Port
* Bluetooth with APP
* Heart Telemetry
* 10 Workout Programs
* Max Weight: 375 lbs.
* 20-inch Stride
* Built-in Fan
* Built-in Speakers
* Handlebar Controls
* Bluetooth Audio
* Water Bottle Holder
* lifetime frame warranty
* 5 year parts & electronics
* 231 lbs.
82″L x 31″W x 67″H

SOLE E35

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* Compact Cross Trainer
* Magnetic Resistance
* 20 lb. Flywheel
* 20 Resistance Levels
* Adjustable Pedals (10 settings)
* Controls in Handlebars
* Powered Incline
* Adjustable Backlit LCD Console
* 9.1-inch LCD display
* Tablet/Book Holder
* USB Charging Port
* Bluetooth with APP
* Heart Telemetry
* 10 Workout Programs
* Max Weight: 375 lbs.
* 20-inch Stride
* Built-in Fan
* Built-in Speakers
* Handlebar Controls
* Bluetooth Audio
* Water Bottle Holder
* lifetime frame warranty
* 5 year parts & electronics
* 214 lbs.
* 71″L x 27″W x 64″H

SOLE E55

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Sole E35 Control Console
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Sole E55 Control Console


SOLE E35 Vs. SOLE E55 Console Comparison: The Consoles are similar, the E55 has a larger LCD screen (9.1 vs. 7.5-inch). Both displays are backlit, which makes it easier to read in darkly lit rooms.

A book/tablet holder is provided with a USB charging port for both models.

Both consoles have a fan and speakers, and bluetooth enabled speakers. Each console has dedicated buttons for programs, and ramp height. Both have powered incline. Both models also have controls right on the handlebars for convenience.

The excellent SOLE Warranty: Both models have the same warranty which is one of the best in the industry. Lifetime frame warranty, 5 years on parts & electronics, and 2 years labor.


Bottom Line Sole E35 Vs. Sole E95 Differences: The SOLE E55 model is the most compact model from sole for smaller areas, The E35 has a slightly heavier flywheel. The E55 has settings for pedal adjustments.

The Sole E35 and E55 are about the same price. Both ellipticals offer an integrated tablet holder & USB charging port to power your iPad, tablet, or smartphone. We feel that either machine is a great value for the money., however the E55 is more compact in size (about 11 inches shorter in length, and has a larger screen). Both models have excellent consumer ratings, and give you a low impact workout.


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