Alpha Sports Belt Driven Indoor Stationary Bike
Alpha Sports Indoor Stationary Bike is a modern cardio fitness equipment with a heavy duty flywheel, silent belt drive and adjustable resistance for home gym use. It has a comfortable seat and a small LCD display panel with the standard data.
The average customer rating is 4.6 out of 5 stars by 12 users at the moment. You have two design options with a 30 dollar price difference for a bit heavier and larger construction. Both bikes are black and there are some design differences that you can view at the Amazon product page. Black 1 Alpha Sports Bike weighs 45 pounds and measures 34 x 19 x 45 inches as assembled and Black 2 Bike weighs 55 pounds with the dimensions of 40 x 21.1 x 46.5 inches.
The LCD displays on both models are battery powered and you don’t have to keep them near a power outlet. You can feel safe and stable on its solid steel frame and with its heavy duty flywheel. It rides smoothly and consistently at all times thanks to the belt drive and this large flywheel. There are 4 adjustable rubber feet underneath and a rear stabilizer to keep this bike balanced on different surfaces. It has a total user weight capacity of 300 pounds which should cover a great percentage of adults. It runs quietly and smoothly and the resistance can be adjusted for different levels of challenge by the infinite resistance system.
It is not a foldable bike but includes the front transport wheels to help move the bike easily from room to room in your house. You just lift the rear and push it forward on the rolling wheels. The large seat is adjustable four ways- up, down, forward, back by twisting the knob under the cushion and the handlebar for height- up and down. This will help accommodate users of different heights and with different arm lengths and make them feel more comfortable. The tension knob can be used as an emergency stop brake safely and conveniently when you can’t stop the pedals by normal means. The infinitely adjustable resistance makes the riding on this bike feel a bit like outdoor cycling.
You have a bottle holder in the middle for you to get water during your workout session (bottle not included). It can help increase your metabolism, enhance blood circulation, burn calories and fat, lose weight, strengthen and tone the lower body muscles, reduce cellulite and more. The functional LCD-backlit monitor shows you the standard indicators of distance traveled, time exercised, current speed, calories burned and Scan that shows the stats one by one. The seat cushion measures 9.5 x 8.3 inches on the first model (Black 1) and 9.9 x 8.7 inches on the second model (Black 2). The seat height can be adjusted between 29.5 and 36 inches (Black 1) and between 31 and 37 inches (Black 2).
Please note that the battery for the LCD monitor is not included and you need to get an AA battery. You need to keep this bike in the house and is not good for keeping outdoors. There is a device holder on the display panel where you can place your smartphone or tablet for entertainment or watching workout videos. It is suitable for use by people at different fitness levels and those that would like to get fit and stay healthy. If you follow the installation instructions carefully you should be able to complete the assembly in just half an hour. The warranty offered is 12 months by the manufacturer for this good quality bike and covers free replacement of parts. And the customer service team shall get back to your queries within 24 hours. Overall it offers great value for the dollar.