The Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen is one of Amazon UK’s top selling compact treadmills. Boasting hundreds of happy customers across the UK. Many treadmills of this size will most likely feature a small running surface. However, this is not the case with the Salus Sports X-lite which incorporates a large 1100 x 400 mm running track. Other features include a 7-inch display console, 99 pre-set running programs and a unique auto lubrication system.
This review will summarise the Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen’s key features and functionality. As well as what actual buyers thought where the product key benefits and drawbacks.
Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen Treadmill Detailed Review
Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen Treadmill Key Features
7 Inch Touch Screen Interface + 99 Pre-Set Programs
The Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen treadmill features a 7-inch touch screen display. This display allows the user to monitor all key performance metrics. These metrics include Pulse, Time, Distance, Calories Burned and Speed. Helping users maintain workout intensity and assess post workout performance.
This console can also be used to select one of the Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen’s 99 pre-set workout programs. Allowing users to mix up their routine daily. Additionally, 3 modes can be customised to provide a more tailored workout experience.
Whether you’re a complete beginner, avid runner or experienced athlete this treadmill has a program to suit your individual requirements.
Auto Lubrication System
Due to the mechanical nature of treadmills, wear and tear can occur. Therefore, it is incredibly important to ensure your treadmill’s running belt is lubricated sufficiently. However, doing so manually can be a real pain.
Unlike many traditional compact treadmills, the Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen features a unique auto lubrication system. This makes lubricating the products grooved running belt incredibly straight forward. So no more messy DIY maintenance jobs.
One of the eternal struggles of exercising at home is staying entertained and motivated. The Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen can help make this easier with its built in media centre. This features a tablet device holder and mobile device connection. This allows you to play music through high-quality speakers so you can stay motivated while listening to your favourite workout playlist.
The Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen treadmill is exceptionally compact with dimensions of 145cm(L) x 70cm(W) x 140cm(H). Despite its compact size it still offers a large 1100 x 400 mm running track that provides ample space for all running styles.
This treadmill also features a super light 32 KG steel frame, making it easy to manoeuvre around your home using its built-in transport wheels.
What customers loved about the Sports X-lite Nex-Gen Treadmill
Delivery & Assembly
Most buyers were pleased with the delivery and assembly of the Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen. Many said that the product came several days earlier than expected.
The Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen comes almost entirely assembled on delivery. Therefore, set-up time is kept to a minimum.
Please note that on delivery the packages product weight 38 Kg and can be difficult to transport. Therefore, for your own safety, we recommend seeking assistance when moving this treadmill to its assembly area.
First-time users and experienced runners alike were impressed with the number of workout variations the Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen offered. With 99 pre-set running programs and 3 customisation modes customers were spoilt for choice. Customers were also impressed with how easy the products touch screen console was to use.
This is surprising as the Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen is much cheaper than premium treadmill options. However, it offers a much greater variety of customisation features.
Many customers were impressed with how sturdy the Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen felt when running at high speeds. No matter how hard they pounded the track the frame of the treadmill remained rock steady providing a smooth steady running experience.
What customers dont love about the Sports X-lite Nex-Gen Treadmill
Floor MarkingsA few customers were dissatisfied with the Salus Sports X-lite Nex-Gen as it left marks on their floor. This is a common complaint about compact treadmills as the constant pounding movement of running can cause friction between the floor and treadmill.
Therefore, we recommend not placing this treadmill on any expensive wooden flooring without a PVC floor mat.These mats are designed to protect your floor from damage and can be found at Amazon UK here.