Proform XP Weight Loss 620 Treadmill Review

Update: This treadmill has been discontinued.

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Proform XP Weight Loss 620 Treadmill

Proform XP Weight Loss 620 Treadmill

The Proform XP Weight Loss 620 treadmill is one of the better entry level treadmills from Proform.

However, just like any other entry level treadmills, this one also comes with questionable quality.

Is This Treadmill for You?

This machine is for people looking for a good entry level treadmill. However, you should not expect too much from this unit. Although it is one of the better entry level treadmills in the market, it is still a budget treadmill and this type of equipment rarely last more than a year without problems.

What You’ll Get

For those who prefer light workouts, then this Proform’s QuietTech™ 1.75 CHP drive motor is a good option. It comes with up to 10mph speed and 10% incline. But due to its cheap parts, I don’t recommend you maximize this machine’s capabilities.

Using the Custom Weight Loss Center you can simply put your current weight, the number of calories you want to burn, and how long you want to workout then the machine will automatically customize a program for you so you can reach your goal.

The 20” x 55” tread belt is pretty impressive considering this is an entry level treadmill. Not only that, it also features an AirTech™ cushioning which is designed to offer maximum protection and comfort.

The 8 customizable iFIT® workouts give you the variety you need to improve your physique. While the Precision QuickSpeed™ control lets you increase the speed of your run through 0.1mph increments.

Other features include a Grafixx™ display which allows you to see an animated person running or walking with you throughout your workout and an Interplay™ Universal iPod dock which allows you to plug your iPods directly to the console for entertainment during exercise.

What This Treadmill Lacks

As I’ve mentioned above, the biggest fallback of this unit is its quality. It is an entry level treadmill so I don’t think this machine will be problem-free for very long.

Recommendation

If you’re going to buy an entry level treadmill, then the Proform XP Weight Loss 620 treadmill is definitely a great choice. However, it is not for serious runners. More advance runners should buy a machine with bigger motor and better quality. (see our best buy treadmills page)

Summary:

Motor: 1.75 CHP QuietTech™ drive motor

Running Deck: 55”L x 20”W

Speed: 0 to 10 mph

Incline: 0 to 10%

Foldable: Yes

Heart Rate: No

Warranty: lifetime motor, 1 year parts and labor

Features:
• Grafixx™ Display
• QuickSpeed™ Control
• an Interplay™ Universal iPod Dock
• 8 Customizable iFIT® Workouts
• AirTech™ Cushioning
• Custom Weight Loss Center


Where to Buy?

If you plan on buying a Proform XP Weight Loss 620 treadmill , I suggest you buy it at Proform.

They offer the best price on the web. You can get it for just $799.99.

As an alternative, you can also get one from workoutwarehouse.com or Amazon.com.

Since this Proform XP Weight Loss 620 treadmill is discontinued, i suggest you check out the all-new redesign ProForm POWER 995C from these stores - compare and save!

Buy From WalMart 

USD $1,299

Buy From Sears

USD $1,585

Buy From ProForm

USD $1,999


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hey people, don't be fulled by these butty reviewers who claim that every "cheapo" treadmill is not going to last very long. i've been using treadmills …

Run... AWAY from this one Not rated yet
I have owned this about 11 months now. About 400 miles so far, so not too much. The motor has been replaced twice, the power supply board has been replaced …

nancycat Not rated yet
I think that it's a good buy, especially those, who like me, are walkers, not runners. Also, I would purchase the extra warranty coverage offered by Sears. …

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I have one on order. Purchased at sears on sale for $499.99. For this price it was a no-brainer, but for $799.99 probably not. With the lifetime motor …

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Faulty warranty & walking belt Not rated yet
I purchased this unit in July '08. I am 80 years old and use the machine for 35 to 45 minutes a day, five days a week, usually. I am the only user. …

proform 620 Not rated yet
The machine is durable for running on as I am over 200 pounds and it handles my weight with no problem. For me the treadmill is necessary as I can't …

I love my Proform XP 620 Not rated yet
I have had my treadmill for a year now and its wonderful. I enjoy that it folds up. The air cushioning has been great on my knees. I walk 2 miles 3 times …

Proform XP 620 Treadmill Not rated yet
Too bad your reviews of this treadmill are so negative! I have owned this treadmill for two years and have never had a problem. Although I use it …

Great Treadmill Not rated yet
I have had my treadmill for almost a year and I use it daily. I do not consider myself a serious runner, but I do run on it and also use it for sprints...both …

how do you work the space saver Not rated yet
We recently moved and the movers got the treadmill up and I cannot find the control to let it down. I have lost my instruction book. Help

AVOID THIS POS! Not rated yet
We've had ours for a little under 6 months now, taking great care of it and using it on a semi-regular basis. To begin with, it died in the first week. …

nutty reviewers run amuck Not rated yet
hey people, don't be fulled by these butty reviewers who claim that every "cheapo" treadmill is not going to last very long. i've been using treadmills …

Run... AWAY from this one Not rated yet
I have owned this about 11 months now. About 400 miles so far, so not too much. The motor has been replaced twice, the power supply board has been replaced …

nancycat Not rated yet
I think that it's a good buy, especially those, who like me, are walkers, not runners. Also, I would purchase the extra warranty coverage offered by Sears. …

Proform XP 620 treadmill Not rated yet
I have one on order. Purchased at sears on sale for $499.99. For this price it was a no-brainer, but for $799.99 probably not. With the lifetime motor …

This Thing is junk! Not rated yet
Got one for Christmas. Set it up. Cheap plastic console has a broken tab! Got it together and turned it on. Ran for 10 seconds and then kaput. Motor …

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