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The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill comes loaded with features and aspects to help you make the most of your workout! Designed with the savvy consumer in mind, the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill is perfect for novice and experienced runners alike, with its user-friendly design and high-quality build. There’s a lot to love about the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill—read all about the different features below!
Our Rating: 8.5/10
Overview & Ratings
They may say that running is “free exercise” but running comes with its own challenges. For people who live in temperate climates, seasonal changes can affect everything from terrain conditions to your desire to run outdoors. Because let’s face it—no one likes running in a snowstorm. Increasing urbanization means that many people are running on pavement these days, and for sufferers of knee pain, lack of green spaces can be a real deterrent to a running workout. But with the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill, these obstacles become a thing of the past! Now you can run all-season, worry-free in the comfort of your own home!
Based on our extensive analysis, we give the NordicTrack T 6.5 S a 8.5/10. Read on to learn more about the features that earned the NordicTrack T 6.5 S this high score, but in the meantime, check out this NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill Review Video to get a sense of what the T 6.5 S can do!
Features and Specs
- Dimensions: The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill dimensions are 67.5” x 35.75” x 73” for the footprint, but the treadmill deck itself measures 20” x 55”.
The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill is a superior home treadmill machine that’s ready to please even the most discriminate runner. Read on to learn more about some of the great features that come standard with the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill.
2.6 CHP Motor
The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill is powered by a 2.6 continuous horsepower motor that is built to handle even the toughest workout. Designed for high-performance, the motor ensures a smooth, quiet workout experience every time. Working alongside the motor is the 1.9” rear roller which ensures that your treadmill belt glides smoothly and reduces wear-and-tear on your machine. Additionally, the self-cooling aspect of both components ensures that you’ll never have to pause your workout to let your machine rest. It only stops when you do.
Suped-Up Central Console
The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill console features a 5” backlit display, allowing you to keep track of your speed, distance, time, and heart rate or calorie data at a glance. Below the screen, the handle bars feature conveniently-located EKG heart rate sensors, allowing you to collect an accurate read of your heart rate and adjust your workouts accordingly. If you’re looking for workout inspiration, choose from 20 pre-set training programs designed by real personal trainers.
5-Star Treadmill Deck
The best feature of the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill is the treadmill deck. Not only is the treadmill deck extra large to accommodate running stride lengths, but it features Flexselect cushioning technology. To adjust the level of give the treadmill deck offers, either to simulate the firm terrain of a paved road, or to alleviate strain on the joints, simply turn the cushion to increase the give of your running surface. The deck reaches speeds of up to 12 MPH and features the option to increase the incline for an added challenge. And when you’re done your workout, simply fold the treadmill deck up vertically to reduce your NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill’s footprint.
The frame of the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill comes with a lifetime warranty, the motor has a 25-year warranty, and there is a 1-year parts and labor warranty.
Shipping & Assembly
The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill assembly is a very straight-forward procedure, and all the tools for the job are included in the packaging. Contact your retailer for in-home assembly and shipping options.
The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill packs a lot of punch for a budget home fitness machine. The NordicTrack 6.5 is built like a gym-quality machine and comes loaded with high-tech features, but it is ultimately designed for a home gym environment. Whether you’re looking for features to enhance your workout, or satisfy your digital cravings, the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill comes packed with user-friendly features that fit the bill.
The true test of any home fitness machine is its user-friendliness. The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill delivers on this front. The most daunting aspect of starting a new fitness routine or trying out a new machine at the gym is always in not knowing where to start. With the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill, users have the option to choose from one of 20 preset training programs crafted by personal trainers to guide their workout. The programs automatically adjust your machine’s speed and workout length to ensure that you meet your workout targets. Additionally, with the iFit compatibility, users can choose running trails created using Google Maps to run anywhere in the world! With an iFit subscription, users can unlock a multitude of bonus workout materials for their NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill!
The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill is designed to mesh seamlessly into your fitness lifestyle. The treadmill deck can be modified in several ways. The Flexselect cushioning allows runners to customize their running surface to suit their preferences. The 2.6 CHP motor maintains a consistent, smooth speed that can reach speeds of up to 12 MPH. If a flat running surface isn’t your style, the treadmill deck can be inclined up to 12% to target your legs muscles for an effective workout. And the best part? The treadmill deck folds up to limit the amount of your floorspace that you need to dedicate to your healthy active lifestyle.
The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill also comes with a number of targeted features for the savvy runner. The CardioGrip Heart Rate Sensor ensures that you can keep track of your heartrate while you run to maximize your cardio benefit. And if you need to adjust your workout settings at any point to meet your targets, the OneTouch Controls ensure that you never have to cycle through a menu of options to find what you need. Everything is organized and laid out nicely on the massive central console, making it easy to navigate through your NordicTrack 6.5 options! If you feel like your console needs a media upgrade, simply connect your favourite personal music device to be the DJ of your own workout. The dual speakers ensure a bright, energetic sound every time!
Aims to Satisfy
The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill aims to satisfy the criteria of every runner, and its abundance of features and capabilities do just that. No matter what your workout preferences are, the NordicTrack 6.5 can be adjusted to suit your needs and help you reach your fitness targets.
There’s a lot to love about the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill. It’s durable design, amazing warranty protection and user-friendly features make this the ideal purchase for novice and experienced runners alike.
That being said, comb through forums of NordicTrack 6.5 S Treadmill review posts and there’s one thing that will come up—the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill assembly may be straightforward, but it isn’t necessarily easy. Some users report that the assembly took much longer than they expected, and others struggled to use the included hex key to tighten the bolts.
Despite this, many users who struggled with the assembly said that the process was greatly improved with an extra set of hands and a good ratchet set. If you don’t have either of those available, try asking a friend to lend you their help or tools or contact the seller to arrange for the in-home delivery service, which comes highly-reviewed by users online.
The great thing about the assembly is that no matter how long it takes or how much work is involved, it will all be worth it once you finally get to take your NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill for its first test run!
It’s easy to see why the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill is a fantastic home treadmill machine. This machine really was designed with the user in mind—whoever that user may be. Whether you’re a novice runner looking to get started, or an experienced cardio fiend who knows their favourite degree of incline, the NordicTrack 6.5 caters to your fitness sensibilities.
The first thing to look for with any home fitness equipment (besides quality) is how well it fits into your life, and the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill passes this test with flying colors! Not only is the solid construction protected with some of the best warranty policies the home fitness market has to offer, the machine itself is designed entirely with the user in mind. The folding deck drastically cuts down on the amount of space needed to add the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill to your home. But in addition to being foldable, the treadmill deck’s adjustable incline and cushioning ensures that you can make the most of your NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill and customize your workout experience to suit your preferences! Also check out Best Treadmill Reviews for Home Use 2018.
Speaking of preferences, the central console comes loaded with features that allow you take control of your workout. Whether it’s picking your workout program, choosing a training route to follow using iFit, or selecting the soundtrack of your run, the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill lets you build an all-inclusive workout with ease.
There’s never been a better time to upgrade your workout with the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill!
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Question & Answers
Q. What is the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill weight limit?
A. The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill can accommodate users up to 300lbs.
Q. Will the NordicTrack T 6.5 Treadmill fall and damage my floors during the unfolding process?
A. The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill comes equipped with a pump to control the descent of the treadmill deck to your floors. If you are concerned about the possibility of damage, consider purchasing an equipment mat to lay under your machine.
Q. How long does it take to assemble the NordicTrack T 6.5 Treadmill?
A. The NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill takes around an hour to complete the assembly and all the necessary parts and tools are included in the package.
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Last updated on December 17th, 2018
Andrea Holstein is a Canadian runner, yoga practitioner, and fitness class enthusiast living in Toronto. After a lifetime of competitive sports involvement, her sports pursuits these days are suspended while she completes her college diploma. Andrea still keeps active through frantic sprints for public transit and hunting for deals on stylish fitness clothes to wear once her gym membership is renewed. Her brain gets the greatest workout these days writing health and fitness articles for the web.