ProForm Studio Bike Pro Review

ProForm Studio Bike Pro Review

 

Overall Score 9.9

OVERVIEW

The Studio Bike Pro from ProForm is a definite buy for those looking to add the experience of live studio classes training to their home workout schedule.
The 10” HD Screen on top of a performance driven Bike is great –  it swivels 180° and tilts up and down, which we really enjoyed! – an especially handy feature for cross-training components in a class where you can be required to get off the bike. But that's up to you and driven by the classes you select. Conveniently work out at home on your own schedule and avoid having to go and stress over getting a spot at your local gym or spin studio.

Follow professional trainers as they lead you through cycling and cross-training exercises. They keep you motivated on and off the bike. Now you can have your own space in an energetic studio right from home.

The Studio Bike Pro kicks your ride up a notch with its unique 20% incline to 20% decline capability, a popular feature that gives a realistic, real-road feeling and helps cardio and strength building with resistance training. You will burn way more calories by cycling at an incline by the way. The Studio Bike Pro can automatically incline or decline to match the gradient of the terrain of your iFit Coach Google maps workout or manually make your own adjustments to suit.

You can top off your training by adding upper-body strength moves.
Two 3-pound dumbbells are included with the Studio Bike Pro. The streamed classes incorporate full body cross fit exercises so you get an overall body workout.

 THE PROFORM STUDIO BIKE PRO HAS A 10" HD TOUCH SCREEN.  CLASSES STREAMED DAILY.  ALSO GREAT FOR CROSS TRAINING. SHIPS WITH 2 THREE POUND DUMBBELLS  

THE PROFORM STUDIO BIKE PRO HAS A 10" HD TOUCH SCREEN.  CLASSES STREAMED DAILY.  ALSO GREAT FOR CROSS TRAINING. SHIPS WITH 2 THREE POUND DUMBBELLS  

WHAT WE LOVE

Studio Classes • 10” HD touchscreen • 20% Incline • Cross-fit

The Studio Bike Pro includes the iFit Coach which lets you select on-demand professional led classes to stream. To learn more about why iFit Coach? Click Here

If you are looking to lose weight you want the iFit Coach on your side. Studies have shown that spinning as your only workout is great cardio but can lead to weight gain.  iFit Coach workouts add resistance and strength building to your routine to help burn those calories while adding lean muscles.

With the Proform Studio Bike Pro the 20% incline and decline capability enables you to burn more calories in the same time. It changes up your work-out and we found makes it a lot more challenging. The bike can automatically adjust to sync with the iFit Coach class or workout. ─ So that's Cool if you like that kind of thing - if not make your own adjustments.

This machine is well built and operates quitely with its Silent Magnetic Resistance technology SMR™



WHAT TO KNOW

The Studio Bike Pro is named for its integration of its iFit Coach app and live studio classes.  The screen delivers a new cycling class in HD every day. From the comfort of home you can immerse yourself in a bike workout and still get the studio’s group energy and vibe.

iFit Coach provides access to over 800 cross-fit workouts to choose from so it's hard to get bored.

 The ProForm Studio Bike Pro comes with live studio classes streamed daily available on-demand

The ProForm Studio Bike Pro comes with live studio classes streamed daily available on-demand

Watch Studio Bike Pro in use demonstrating iFit Coach and cross training on and off the bike with its 180° Rotation smart swivel HD touch display

SADDLE, PEDALS & HANDLEBARS

Custom settings for the Studio Bike Pro bike saddle, handlebars and resistance allow you to set up the ideal ergonomic ride.

There are 26 resistant levels to select from. Patented Silent Magnetic Resistance™ lets the Studio Bike Pro makes friction-less transitions quietly among resistance settings.

The Studio bike Pro saddle is padded for comfort and can be adjusted both vertically and horizontally. You can optionally install your own if you want.

 The ProForm Studio Bike Pro displays your stats live as you cycle through the class

The ProForm Studio Bike Pro displays your stats live as you cycle through the class

There are 2 pedal options. One side of each pedal has adjustable toe straps and the other side has shoe clips.

Studio Bike Pro comes with a lifetime warranty on the frame, 3 years for parts, and a 1-year labor warranty.

The bike's footprint: 59.25” Height x 25” Width x 64.75” Depth


GOOD TO KNOW

The ProForm Studio Bike Pro screen can swivel, it doubles as a video workout monitor for your whole workout area.

 The ProForm Studio Bike Pro has a 180 degree swivel so you can work out on and off the bike

The ProForm Studio Bike Pro has a 180 degree swivel so you can work out on and off the bike

You can purchase in-home assembly for $249. This is handled by in-house technicians (no third parties) and includes delivery in the room of choice, assembly of the machine, and making sure the machine is 100% functional. Two bonus 3-pound hand weights are included.  If you want to assemble the bike yourself, shipping is free to your front door.

iFit Coach SUBSCRIPTION FOR 1 YEAR is included with the Studio Bike Pro purchase adding many dimensions to your fitness program.  Read our Review.


POINTS OF DESTINCTION
 The ProForm comes with iFit Coach that provides live cross fit classes and the live spin classes incorporate upper body building exercises with the two three pound dumbbells that are included

The ProForm comes with iFit Coach that provides live cross fit classes and the live spin classes incorporate upper body building exercises with the two three pound dumbbells that are included

  • The 10" HD touchscreen display with SmartSwivel™ design allows it to turn 180° to either side, and to tilt up or down so you can use the screen for included live cross-fit classes, upper body sessions incorporated in the spin classes and other on-demand or video workouts.
     
  • Live HD Video Workouts from around the world, guided by professional personal trainers the Daily Live Classes offer intense Spin classes as well as cross-training classes in the comfort of your home.
     
  • This machine is well built plus quiet to use with its Silent Magnetic Resistance for smooth transitions.

Who Should buy a ProForm Studio Bike Pro?

  • Those who want to experience the studio Spin energy at home
  • People who want to workout on their own schedule but still have professional coaching
  • Anyone who enjoy cycling on scenic routes
  • Those who want the challenge from the incline/decline range
  • People who want to add cross fit training into their cardio workouts

 The ProForm Studio Bike Pro is the Official Bike of The Tour de France

The ProForm Studio Bike Pro is the Official Bike of The Tour de France


PRICE

The price of the Studio Bike Pro is competitively priced

Studio Bike Pro $1,999

iFit Coach 1 year subscription included

Shipping FREE to door

Room delivery and Assembly $249

Extended warranty available

 The ProForm Studio Bike Pro is a great addition to a fitness program, especially with the inclusion of iFit Coach over 800 workouts,  recipes and fitness recommendations.

The ProForm Studio Bike Pro is a great addition to a fitness program, especially with the inclusion of iFit Coach over 800 workouts,  recipes and fitness recommendations.


SO IN THE END ── Final thoughts

If your you are into cycling the ProForm Bike is great addition to anyone’s fitness program, which brings a fun motivating fitness experience home.

If you are looking to burn-up calories this bike is for you – automatically adjusting to the class or workout selected with its ability to offer a 20% incline or decline combined with it's silent magnetic resistance to build lean muscles. Definitely makes this bike a more challenging experience.  Additionally the ability for the screen to pivot and swivel 180 degrees makes it extremely practical and usable when taking a class off the bike for a full body workout.

The streamed classes are high energy and do keep you motivated. The addition of other cross fit workouts are a big plus to reaching weight and fitness goals. The ability to enjoy live classes at home at any time alleviates all the negatives of going to a studio,fighting for position, sweaty bikes, finding time to get there and the price per class!  With the inclusion of iFit Coach you get access to over 800 workouts, recipes, food suggestions. You get a hub of information, tips and professional coaching to assist you reach your goals – it’s not just a bike.

SCORE BREAKOUT Points
OVERALL SCORE 9.8
10" HD Smart Screen 9.9
Constuction 9.8
Resistance 9.8
Durability 9.7
Incline/Decline 9.9
Service level 9
Price 9.8

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