Buying an elliptical machine for personal fitness.
What is an elliptical machine?
Ellipticals are stationary exercise machines that provide a great low-impact workout with the same movements as running on a treadmill, pedaling an exercise bike, walking, and climbing stairs. Elliptical trainers, also referred to as cross trainers, are a popular home gym addition because they strengthen muscles and raise your heart rate just as well as strenuous exercise but with a lower risk of injury. Users can adjust the incline and resistance to get the best elliptical workout for them. Ellipticals, like other smart fitness equipment, display the efforts of your workout on an LCD screen so you can see the progress you’re making. If you’re tight on space, a foldable or compact elliptical is a great way to turn any area of your house into a convenient fitness center.
Getting the most out of your elliptical machine.
Once you’ve found the best home elliptical for you, you'll want to add the right exercise equipment accessories to enhance your cardio experience. Watch your favorite shows on your tablet while you get in your cardio by attaching a tablet holder to your elliptical machine. Pair your Bluetooth-enabled activity tracker or smartwatch to record your results and encourage you along the way. Best Buy’s Geek Squad® is available to help deliver and install your new elliptical trainer, but if you’re a do-it-yourselfer, these handy fitness setup tips should provide all the info you need to kickstart your wellness journey.