The Smooth CE 3.6 elliptical trainer is similar to the entry-level EVO REV 400, but it includes iPod compatibility, a wireless heart rate monitor, and a backlit LCD display.
Elliptical Hits of the CE 3.6 Elliptical
- Sound system – The Smooth CE 3.6 has an iPod dock and built-in speakers.
- Ergonomic pedals – Pedals on this trainer have orthopedic cushioning and pivot to support a natural range of motion.
- Sturdy frame – The steel-framed CE 3.6 has a 300-pound user capacity.
- Good stride – The 18” stride is just right for people of short to average height.
- Heavy drive – Smooth Fitness ellipticals have above-average flywheels for their price range.
- Heart rate sensors – The CE 3.6 includes a wireless heart rate sensor. An optional chest strap is sold separately. Heart rate information can be transferred to the console for automatic program adjustment.
- Programs – Ten programs provide a good amount of variety. There are 16 levels of intensity.
- Fan – A three-speed fan helps keep users cool.
- Great warranty – Customers get lifetime warranties on the frame and brake, a three-year warranty on other parts, and two years of labor.
Overall Rating for the Smooth Fitness CE 3.6 Elliptical
The Smooth CE 3.6 offers entertainment and low-impact exercise together. This hassle-free machine can be counted on to provide years of cardio training with low noise and excellent ergodynamics. The built-in fan and sound system also help support people’s resolve to work out.