XTERRA Free Style FS4.0E

XTERRA Free Style FS4.0E

8.3Expert Score
It's specifically designed for all categories of users. Its multi-grip handle bar controls and ergonomically correct pedals for a comfortable workout.
Build Quality

At a Glance: XTERRA FS 4.0
Capacity 325 lb.
Price Range Under $500
Fly Wheel 21 lbs
Stride Lenght 18″
Dimension 65.4” (L) x 22”(W) x 64.2” (H)
Programs Standard Programs: 5, plus Manual, Custom Program: 2
Incline N/A
HR Monitor Contact

The XTERRA Free Style 4.0e is a great elliptical machine, which is specifically designed for all categories of users. Its multi-grip handle bar controls and ergonomically correct pedals for a comfortable workout. The large, 21 pound flywheel enables users to stride smoothly and yet effectively during each workout session. The machine’s 20 resistance levels, offers you a lot of opportunity to increase your workload, thereby improving the overall result of your workout. The presence of a built-in audio means you can enjoy your favorite music, throughout the training session. You also have the option of plugging in your iPod or mp3 player directly into the unit.

The machine’s front transport wheels make it easier to pack up and store the machine after each workout session. The FS 4.0E is highly portable and can easily be stored in any living area. Thus, using this great machine is one sure way of attaining a great fitness goal.

Build Quality:

The  Free Style 4.0E specifically designed for all categories of users. Even though the product’s incline range is not adjustable, its 18 inch stride length and a 2 inch q factor between the peddles, makes the whole striding movement to occur in a way that has very little impact on the knees, ankles and legs of the user. This functionality is further enhanced by the machine’s 21 Ib flywheel weight, which enables users to attain smooth, comfortable but effective striding motion. It has the capacity to hold a user weight limit of up to 325 pounds. Not the most heavy duty solution going, but a clear indicator of the strength in the design of the product.


This great elliptical machine is normally sold out along with a user manual that contains detailed guidelines on how to assemble the trainer. The average time required fix the machine and get running is just two hours. Assembling the machine can be done more quickly, when two individual are involved. Download user manual


Generally, any person that set out for the gym does have one or two goals to accomplish. The XTERRA Free Style 4.0e is fortified with features that help you track your progress, in the quest to attain your goals. It comes with a bright blue backlit LCD Display that present details of your progress in the most conspicuous way, thanks to its six inch screen. The main feedbacks that are displayed on the screen include: time, distance, speed, RPM, calories, watt and pulse. This bright blue backlit LCD Display unit also features a dot matrix display that consists of 20 profile segment. This particular feature increases your ability to customize the interval time.


Heart Rate Monitor:

It comes with pulse hand grip sensors, which are conveniently situated, to enable you to conveniently track your heart rate. The pulse hand grip, also allows you to monitor the intensity of your workout session. Analyzing the result isn’t a problem as the pulse data is directly connected to the console, which then display the exact heart rate on the screen.


The FS 4.0E is structurally fortified with seven programs, which are meant for easy monitoring and analysis of your progress. These workout programs are built into the system on the console. Five of these are standard weight loss and training options. The other two are special customizable programs, which can be modified to accomplish specific needs and goals.


Basically, XTERRA FS 4.0E includes a 1 Year Labor Warranty and a 1 Year Parts Warranty. There are also additional warranty options, which may also be included during checkout. These are shown below:

  • 5 Year Premium Warranty: This goes for $ 289.99. It offers superior protection for client, with annual maintenance. It’s the right option for high-end units
  • 3 Year Premium Warranty: This is a stress free plan that goes for just $199.99. It includes 3 maintenance visit, each of which worth $150.
  • 3 Year Extended Warranty: This is the right option for athletes who use the machine more than thrice in a week. It goes for just $179.99.
  • 2 Year Extended Warranty: This is the most popular plan. It’s the right option for athletes that use the machine 2-3 times in a week. This warranty cost $ 139.9
  • 1 Year Extended Warranty: This warranty plan is the best options for light users. It costs just $109.00
XTERRA Free Style FS4.0E
XTERRA Free Style FS4.0E

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