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Exerpeutic TF1000 Review, The Best Budget Treadmill for Weight Loss?

Exerpeutic TF1000
Exerpeutic TF1000

The Exerpeutic TF1000 High Capacity Walk to Fitness Electric Treadmill is a low-speed and compact treadmill designed for people who are trying to lose weight or keep their form by slow pace walking. If you need a basic treadmill with a high weight capacity and a small footprint it is hard to go wrong with this model. The TF1000 is the most affordable model we found which comes with everything you could need in a weight loss treadmill.

Key Specs at a glance
Motor Power: 1.5 HP
Running Area: 20″ X 40″
Maximum Speed: 4 MPH
User Weight Capacity: 400 lbs.
Heart Rate Monitor: Yes
Incline: 2 position Manual Incline
Decline: No

What You Get

Before you buy any piece of fitness equipment, it’s important to learn as much information about the product as possible. The TF1000 is a high-capacity treadmill with a 400-pound weight limit. The features of this treadmill have been designed specifically for walkers, you can’t run on this treadmill. The maximum speed is limited to 4 MPH and the deck size is 20″ x 40″. The motor delivers 1.5 HP power which is normal for a walking treadmill. It has an LCD screen that lets you know how much distance you have walked, the calories burned, and your heart rate.

Folding Design and Small Footprint

This machine has a small footprint at 51.2″ L x 32″ W and it does fold. The small size, folding design, and transport wheels make it very convenient for home and office use.


The TF1000 is an entry-level walking treadmill with a very basic LCD screen. The display shows elapsed walking time, the number of calories burned, distance, and heart rate. There are 5 buttons built into the console for adjusting the speed, changing the mode, start/stop, and set/reset current workout data. It also has a safety key with a cord for an emergency stop.

Heart Rate Monitor

The treadmill can track your heart rate with its hand pulse pads on the handle.


Why this is a good treadmill for weight loss

Pros and Cons

The TF1000 has its advantages and flaws, below is an overview:

We like;
  • As budget-friendly as it gets in this category
  • The small size of the treadmill makes it convenient in small rooms
  • It’s just the right treadmill for those seeking to walk slowly nothing less nothing more
  • High user weight capacity
  • 2 position manual incline

We don’t like:

  • No motorized incline
  • No built-in programs for workout variety
  • Small deck size

In Conclusion

Slow pace walking is the best workout for people trying to lose weight and the TF1000 is a good high-capacity walking treadmill that is affordable, compact, and durable. All of the features and warranty are great for its price range, a potential negative is, the fact that it only has 2 position manual incline but it still manages to deliver great value for people looking for a budget walking treadmill.

Last update: January 2023