The NordicTrack GX 4.6 PRO exercise bike has an upright design with the pedals positioned directly below you so that you can sit or stand and pedal just as if you were cycling on the road.
The bike has 32 challenging workout programs. Additionally there are 24 digital resistance levels which can be selected from a button on the control console to help you burn more calories or tone up.
The trainer is iFIT enabled with the iFIT unit already built in. This facility allows you to customize your workout, track your progress and receive workout downloads. This feature requires a home wireless internet connection, and subscription to iFIT.com.
Other highlights include: Silent Magnetic Resistance braking, wireless chest strap / cardio grip heart rate monitor, web enabled touch screen, auto cooling fan, sound system with iPOD / MP3 connectivity and a tablet computer holder.
The machine is covered by a strong warranty which offers a lifetime warranty on the frame, 3 years on all parts and 1 year labor.
It's available at a discounted price from ProForm
Here's a list of the main features:
... workout programs
The exercise bike has 32 built-in workout programs. Each workout has been designed by a certified personal trainer in order to help you get the most out of your workout session.These consist of:
11 CALORIE WORKOUTS
11 INTENSITY WORKOUTS
10 PERFORMANCE WORKOUTS
... one-touch resistance
This exercise bike makes it easier to burn calories and
increase your muscle tone by allowing the user to increase or decrease
the amount of resistance that is applied to the bike's motion.
There are a total of 24 digital resistance levels which can be selected from the conveniently located buttons on the control panel.
... color touch screen
The 7" color, touch screen incorporates a web browser. This enables the
user to connect to their home's wireless internet network and check
their email, surf the web or participate in social networking
Just like a normal display screen the user can check their progress, but the user is able to navigate through menus and pull up relevant workout data with just a swipe of the finger.
The touch screen display works with the built in iFIT module to enable the user to enjoy the experience of watching their workout progress in real time via the Google Maps Street View technology.
... magnetic braking
Silent Magnetic Resistance (SMR) braking is used on
this model. This system offers a frictionless, resistance braking which
is very smooth in operation and allows the user to adjust the intensity
of their workout without having to break the continuity of their
... adjustable seat
To ensure a good seating position during your workout the bike is fitted with an oversized, padded seat. The seat can be adjusted both up and down as well as forward and back to ensure the optimum seating position for the user.
... ergonomic pedals
This exercise bike is equipped with large pedals to fit any size of foot. These ergonomically designed pedals are also fitted with adjustable straps to hold your foot in place.
... iFIT enabled
This trainer is iFIT enabled with the iFIT unit already built into the console. This feature provides the following benefits:
It should be noted that this feature requires a home wireless internet connection, and a subscription to iFIT.com which is sold separately.
... heart rate monitor
The trainer is also equipped with a "CardioGrip"
heart rate monitor. By monitoring your heart rate using the sensors that are built into
the handlebars you can make the most out of each workout.
A wireless chest strap is also included which transmits your heart rate data continuously to the display without any need to touch the heart rate sensors on the handlebars.
By monitoring your heart rate you can ensure that you're always in the right training zone for your goals. This results in a more effective workout, burn more fat, and improve your cardiovascular health.
... iPOD connection
The user can plug in their iPOD, or MP3 player, into the music port situated on the
control panel and enjoy listening to their favorite music or an audio book title during your work out session.
Buttons on the control console allow the volume from the twin speakers to be adjusted to taste.
... auto cooling fan
Pedaling hard during your workout can leave you feeling hot and uncomfortable, but this exercise bike provides a solution with an integrated workout cooling fan.
The fan has a low, high and auto setting. When the auto setting is selected the speed of the fan will automatically adjust itself to the speed at which you are pedaling.
The console mounted fan is operated from a button on the control panel and helps to keep you to keep cool during the most strenuous workout
... tablet computer holder
The bike includes a tablet computer holder which is attached to the control console and has been designed for use with most full-size tablets. The holder keeps your tablet secure and in close proximity so that you can access any online training tools or entertainment.
… warranty details
The NordicTrack GX 4.6 PRO exercise bike is protected by a lifetime warranty on the frame, 3
years parts and 1 year labor.
Parts (3 yrs)
Labor: (1 yr)
$999 - NordicTrack GX 4-6 PRO
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Easy assembly, seamless iFit integration.
I would request NordicTrack to make separately available a more cushioned seat but am otherwise thrilled with the purchase!
I like my new bike, with all technology. One word for describe this bike is awesome.
I buy too the iFIT system and it’s very fun and I have more motivation.