[Editors’ Update: as of May 24th, 2019, the Indiegogo crowd-funding campaign having only ten days left to go, the EgoFit has had exactly one order on the books. In all likelihood it will fail to meet the minimum threshold to close. We have to admit we’re not the slightest bit surprised.]
We’re looking forward to receiving one of the first pre-production prototypes of the new “Walker” from Chinese treadmill manufacturer, EgoFit. If nothing else, it promises to provide some comic relief from the stress of having to keep up with all the legitimate new commercial-grade office fitness products hitting the market each week.
A categorically unique [...]
The FitDesk Under Desk Elliptical competes with the likes of the Cubii, the Stamina InMotion Elliptical Trainer, and the j/fit Under Desk Elliptical Trainer, among other under desk elliptical units we’ve reviewed. In the case of the Cubii, that means being compared with a true office fitness product with "smart" capabilities like sending exercise stats directly to an app on your phone via a Bluetooth link.
Most other under desk ellipticals are positioned first as trainers for cycling enthusiasts who want to beef up their quads while watching TV. They can then be adapted to under-desk use while working at a computer, with varying [...]
Judging by the relatively smaller number of customer reviews on Amazon as compared to its peers, the j/fit Under Desk Elliptical is the least proven in the marketplace at this time. (Compare to thousands of customer reviews for the Stamina Under Desk Elliptical Trainer.) The unit has rallied a four-star rating on Amazon so far, which, for this product category, is not terribly impressive (read about the true meaning of Amazon star ratings). We’ve only seen [...]