NordicTrack X9i Incline Trainer Review

The NordicTrack X9i Incline Trainer with the comfort of Reflex cushioning and Android powered iFIT tablet with google maps.

The NordicTrack X9i incline trainer is the mid-range model in their lineup. It offers a wide range of inclines and works various muscles in your legs, similar to hiking and climbing.

This model boasts many amazing features, including a touch screen display with a built-in web browser. You can check your email, surf the web, and stay connected with your social networking activities. The touch screen interface allows easy navigation with a swipe of your finger.

Another benefit is the integration of iFIT technology, which allows you to recreate any route in the world using Google Maps, download additional workouts, and train with Jillian Michaels!

To protect your joints from impact, the trainer features NordicTrack’s legendary “Reflex” cushioning system. This cushioning system suspends the deck between two isolators, absorbing more impact.

The product comes with a lifetime warranty on the motor, frame, and deck, with 5 years of coverage on all other parts (including electronics) and 2 years of labor warranty.

Main Features:

  • Web-Enabled Touch Screen
  • iFIT Technology
  • 44 Workout Apps
  • Reflex Cushioning
  • Dual AutoBreeze Workout Fans
  • Wireless Heart Rate Chest Strap
  • iPOD Compatible Music Port
  • Adjustable Tablet Holder
  • Accessory Trays
  • Magnetic Safety Key

Web-Enabled Touch Screen

This trainer features a web-enabled, color touch screen that brings the treadmill experience up to date. You can go online during your workout, check your email, surf the web, and stay connected with your social networking activities.

The 7″ full-color touch screen allows you to navigate menus and view workout data such as speed, time, distance, incline, decline, calories burned, and pulse with a simple swipe of your finger.

iFIT Technology

This trainer is iFIT enabled with the iFIT unit already built into the console. With iFIT technology, you can enjoy the following benefits:

  • MAP: Exercise anywhere in the world with Google Maps
  • TRAIN: Download workouts to help with your fitness goals
  • COMPETE: Compare progress to others in the iFIT community
  • TRACK: Upload your workout data to monitor your progress
  • GOAL: Set Calorie, Time or Distance goals for your workouts
  • VIDEO: Watch high-definition videos with simulated workouts
  • WEIGHT LOSS: Download sets of weight-loss workouts

Note that iFIT technology requires a home wireless internet connection and a subscription to, which is sold separately.

Workout Programs

Achieve your fitness goals with 44 built-in workout apps. Each program is designed by a certified personal trainer and automatically adjusts the incline and speed of the machine. The workouts focus on calorie-burning, incline, speed, or intensity goals.

Workout Cooling Fans

Dual “AutoBreeze” workout fans are mounted into the console. These fans operate quietly and adjust the airflow based on your workout speed. You can also choose from several fixed speed settings to stay cool and comfortable during your workout.

Cushioning System

The trainer features “Reflex” cushioning, which takes the shock out of running. This cushioning system suspends the deck between two isolators, providing increased workout comfort and joint protection.

Most cushioning systems use a single isolator in the middle of the deck, but the “Reflex” cushioning system offers superior impact absorption at heel-strike while maintaining stability at toe-off.

Sound System

The model is equipped with the latest Intermix Acoustics 3.0 sound system, featuring two 3″ speakers that deliver full, rich sound. Simply plug in your iPOD or MP3 player to the music port and enjoy your favorite music during your workout.

Wireless Heart Rate Monitor

Monitoring your heart rate ensures you’re always in the right training zone. The trainer is equipped with a dual-grip “CardioGrip” heart rate monitor that uses sensors built into the handlebars. It also supports wireless heart rate monitoring with the included chest strap.

Tablet Computer Holder

The trainer provides a secure holder for your tablet computer, allowing you to access apps during your workout at a comfortable viewing angle. The holder is positioned at eye-level above the display.

Warranty Details

The NordicTrack X9i incline trainer is covered by a warranty that includes lifetime coverage on the motor, frame, and deck, 5 years on parts (including electronics), and 2 years of labor warranty.


  • Motor: 3.0 CHP
  • Tread Belt: 22″ x 60″
  • Speed: 0 to 12 MPH
  • Incline: 0 to 40%
  • Decline: -6%
  • User Weight: 350 lbs

For more information, visit NordicTrack Incline Trainers.

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as of May 24, 2024 2:15 pm
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