– PROFORM SMART STRIDER 935: Review Price We’re reviewing the Proform Smart Strider 935 based on a sale price of. Price Comparison of the Proform Smart Strider 935 and the Proform Smart Strider 535: The Proform Smart Strider 935 currently sells at while the Proform Smart Strider 535 has a price tag. Comparison of the Proform Smart Strider 935 and Proform Smart Strider 535: Today we’re comparing the entry-level and high-end models of Proform’s rear drive series. Logically, the Smart Strider 935 (being the high-end one) is the more expensive of the two. Currently, there is a difference between these two machines. Let’s take a closer look. First off, these two models have the same fixed 18-inch stride length and the same Silent Magnetic Resistance braking system. They also have the same space saver design that will be good for users with limited spaces in their homes. With regards to the built-in workout apps and the number of resistance levels, the Smart 935 bested the Smart Strider 535. The 935 also has the longer parts warranty of 3 years as compared to the 535’s 1-year coverage. Another important feature that the 935 can boast of is 0 to 10-degree power adjustable incline which will add more challenge to the user’s workout. A wireless chest strap has already been included in your purchase which will provide you more accurate readings for your heart rate while you exercise. The console display of the 935 is also something to rave about. It has a 7-inch full color touch screen display. It’s also web-enabled so aside from monitoring your stats, you can also browse the internet while working out. The 535, on the other hand, only has the basic LCD monitor display. In addition, it has a built-in audio port, a water bottle holder, soft touch upper body grips and oversized pedals. In summary, the Smart Strider 935 may cost more but you are getting a lot of better features for your money when you purchase this unit. However, if you are on a budget, you may consider buying the Smart Strider 535. Looking at this elliptical, you still get reasonable, basic features for the price of. Ultimately, your needs and preferences will be your best guide in making a good buying decision for your home elliptical machine. What Makes the Proform Smart Strider 935 Worth Buying? -Unlike in treadmills, an incline function is not usually found in ellipticals that’s why we are happy to find one in this sub- model. The Proform Smart Strider 935 has a 0 to 10-degree power adjustable incline which will shape your stride and allow you to target different muscle groups during workouts. -Another nice feature of this elliptical model is its web-enabled 7-inch full-color touch screen display which makes it easy for you to check your work stats as you exercise. – This model’s 24 resistance levels and 30 workout apps will definitely provide you the variety you need whenever you work out on this machine. You can manually alter your resistance levels for a higher intensity workout or you can select from the 30 program options available on this model. – A wireless chest is already included in this machine which quite a treat since we only see this amenity with models that are priced or higher. The wireless chest strap is said to provide more accurate readings than the basic hand grip sensors. -As for bells and whistles, this sub- model has a workout fan, a built-in sound system, in handle controls, adjustable oversized pedals and soft-touch upper body grips. What Makes The Proform Smart Strider 935 NOT Worth Buying? -The Proform Smart Strider 935 is iFit enabled but there is an annual membership fee is required before you can enjoy the benefits of this technology. -This elliptical machine claims to support a 350-pound user weight capacity. However, we can’t just simply rely on this information without knowing how much the machine actually weighs. Undisclosed information like this makes us a little wary about the quality of the machine. PRO-FORM SMART STRIDER 935 The Pro-Form Smart Strider 935 is the perfect elliptical machine for those who would like the hardcore workout minus the discomfort on their joints and inconvenience of a bulk and space-consuming exercise machine. Low on impact but high and power — two words that perfectly describe this Pro-Form elliptical machine. This elliptical machine is made for heavy duty use. The frame is made from commercial grade steel and it comes with over sized leveling feet that ensures stability of the machine at all times. The maximum user capacity of 350 pounds. It’s a smooth workout with the Smart Strider 935. It’s equipped with SMR silent magnetic resistance and an inertia-enhanced flywheel. The Smart Strider 935 comes with your standard Pro-Form features and much more. You can expect the very convenient backlit display, water bottle holder, workout fan, warranty, and the like. Apart from the standard features, this unit is iFit-compatible. That’s a whole lot more in terms of workout programs on top of the 30 workout apps that are already installed on the unit. Then of course, its audio system is compatible with iPod or any music player of your choice.