Both the Nautilus T618 and the Nordictrack 1750 treadmills models are popular treadmills but the 1750 is a commercial treadmill with some advantages. Both treadmills can connect with fitness apps. The 1750 has a larger running area and features -%3 to +15% quick Incline/Decline Control. It also has a superior console with 10-inch Smart HD color display and touchscreen.
The Nautilus T618 has many features that makes it a great choise for serious runners. It has a large running areas, advanced cushioning and a powerfull motor. The console of the treadmill has 3 different display areas and loaded with many features.
The Nordic Track Commercial 1750 is one of the best treadmills you can buy under $2000. It has an extra large running area, a 3.75 CHP motor, and a 10-inch iFit Coach ready console. You can set the incline and decline angle between -3 to +15% degrees with quick Incline/Decline Control.
When choosing a treadmill consider how you will use the treadmill mostly and the space available in your room. An 18-inch belt is suitable for walking. For runners, we recommend 20 inches or wider.
The length of a belt can vary from 50” to 65”. 55 inches will work for most people but, if you’re taller than 6 feet go longer.
20″ x 60″
22″ x 60″
Foldable treadmills allow you to fold up the machine in seconds and store away to conserve space.
Motor Power (HP)
The more power a treadmill motor has the faster it’ll be at changing speeds. We recommended treadmills with a motor of at least 2.5 horsepower or more.
Maximum Weight Capacity (LBS)
Maximum Speed (MPH)
Today there are many entry-level treadmills that reach 12 mph. 10 mph is the minimum speed for running, but we recommend you to get one that can reach 12 mph.
Incline, Decline Features
0 – 15%
-3% – 15%, automatic incline.
Heart Rate Monitor
Knowing your heart rate during a workout is important for maximum fitness benefits. Today we have many methods to measure our heart rate, but a built-in heart rate monitor has other advantages, like heart rate oriented workout programs.
Pulse monitors are built into the hand grips, the Nautilus T618 also comes with a wireless chest strap.
Has a Bluetooth heart rate system that offers both chest strap and contact sensors on the bars.
Console and Display Properties
It has two large blue backlit LCD displays. You can see all workout data at a glance or change workout programs.
The Nordic Track 1750 has a 10″ Smart HD touchscreen that allows you to go between workout programs, check your calorie and distance, watch TV, check your email, etc. It is iFit compatible.
Tech-Features and Connectivity
- Bluetooth connectivity, syncs with the Nautilus Trainer 2 App and other apps for fitness tracking
- Sync with free downloadable RunSocial App
- Chest strap for wireless pulse monitoring
- Media shelf and speakers.
- iFit Live Technology Compatible
- Workout routes powered by Google Maps
- Adjustable Tablet Holder
- 10″ Smart HD touchscreen, iFit coach ready
- Bluetooth audio capabilities
The Nautilus T618 has a 15 years motor and frame, 5 years parts and electronics and 2 years labor warranty.
The Nordictrack 1750 has a lifetime frame and motor, 2 years labor and 5 years parts an electronics warranty.