JTX fitness equipment is at the forefront of innovation in UK sports technology. Therefore, it should come as no surprise the JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike has been featured in our best upright exercise bike selections.
The bike comes with a fully adjustable padded seat, high-quality speaker system and 16 levels of electromagnetic resistance. Boasting a large 8.5 KG flywheel, this upright cycle offers an impressive range of electromagnetic resistance.
This review aims to discuss these features in greater detail. It will also discuss what customers in the UK though where the JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bikes key benefits and drawbacks.
JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike Detailed Review
JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike Key Features
Advanced Training Computer
The JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike features a large backlit training computer console. This console displays all of the rider’s key performance metrics. This includes Speed, Time, Distance, Calories Burned, Watts and Pulse.
Additionally, to maintain motivation and keep workout interesting this console can be connected to iConsole and Kinomaps via Bluetooth if you have a smartphone or tablet device. This allows riders to create their own Google map training routes with video feedback. Allowing you to cycle anywhere in the world without leaving your home.
In addition to the JTX Cyclo-5’s app integration programmes, the bike comes with 12 pre-set workout programmes. Allowing riders to challenge themselves and mix up their routine daily.
Speaker Entertainment System
The eternal struggle for indoor cyclists is maintaining the balance between workout performance and entertainment. With the JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike, you never have to compromise again. This upright exercise bike comes fitted with high-quality speakers. Simply connect your phone or tablet device via Bluetooth or Aux cord connection to listen to your favourite workout playlist.
The JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike guarantees a smooth gym quality ride with 16 levels of adjustable electromagnetic resistance. This allows riders of all abilities to progress at their own pace. The higher the resistance is turned up the more challenging the riding experience becomes.
Additional benefits of electromagnetic exercise bikes include a quieter riding experience, less maintenance and longer product lifespan.
Quad Set Seat & Handlebar Adjustability
To provide a truly tailored riding experience, the JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike incorporated a unique “Quad-set” adjustment system. This allows riders to adjust their seat position vertically and horizontally to find the perfect riding position. It also allows for handlebar adjustment and the ability to adjust the tilt of the bikes display console.
A common complaint of many upright exercise bike models is that they are main power operated. Meaning the bike must be located within the range of a power socket. This can be extremely inconvenient depending on the user’s home.
The JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike, on the other hand, has a self-power generated power option. Allowing the rider to jump straight on, start cycling and take advantage of the bike many premium pre-set workout programmes.
3 Year Home Warranty
The JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike comes with a 3 year in home repair and replay warranty. Additionally, the bike comes with a lifetime frame warranty. Therefore, you are guaranteed your money’s worth when you buy this exercise bike.
What customers loved about the JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike
For the most part, many customers found the JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike JLL® to be a comfortable ride. They particularly liked the bikes unique tilt-able display console. This allowed customers to find their “perfect” riding position while keeping an eye on the performance.
Other notable comments on the comfort of the JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike was that its seat was firm and accommodating for people of all sizes. The bikes toe straps also provided excellent grip and removed any fear or slippage. Some buyers went as far as saying they could comfortably ride the JTX Cyclo-5 without having to get off.
Stable Quiet Ride
The majority of customers who purchased the JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike were impressed with how stable and their riding experience was. The bike remained firmly planted to the ground no matter how hard users cycled. Additionally, the bike's flywheel rotated in a smooth quiet motion with minimal noise output.
The majority of customers who purchased the JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike were impressed with the products delivery and set-up. The bike comes partly assembled on delivery and requires very little assembly. Making the set-up process very straight forward, taking no longer than 20 minutes on average.
However, for your own safety, it is important to note that the JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike weighs 63 KG on delivery. Therefore, we recommend seeking assistance to transport the bike in its boxed form. Post assembly the bike can be transported much more easily using the bikes built in transport wheels.
What customers dont love about the JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bike
Display Console Settings
Some first-time users found the JTX Cyclo-5 Upright Gym Exercise Bikes training computer to be confusing to use. This resulted in many customers feeling frustrated. For this reason, we recommend holding on to the bikes instructions manual should you choose to purchase it.