If you made some research and have narrowed down your treadmill purchase options to the NordicTrack C 990 or NordicTrack Commercial 1750, here are the things you need to know. Before going into more detail, here are some keypoints about these two treadmills.
Motor Power: The motor on the Commercial 1750 is a 3.75 CHP motor, while the NordicTrack C 990 has a slightly smaller 3.0 CHP motor.
Maximum Speed: Both treadmills have a top speed of 12 MPH.
Running Area: The belt areas of the C 990 and Commercial 1750 are 20″ X 60″ and 22″ X 60″.
NordicTrack C 990
NordicTrack Commercial 1750
Here we list all available specs side by side so you can see which one of these treadmills would be a suitable choice for you.
NordicTrack C 990 vs NordicTrack Commercial 1750 Specs Table
|Max User Weight Capacity ?The maximum user weight that the treadmill can handle.|
|Motor Power ?How strong is the motor? We recommend at least a 2.25 HP motor for home use.|
|Maximum Speed ?Maximum speeds in miles per hour.|
|12 MPH||12 MPH|
|Running Area (Belt Size)|
|20″ X 60″||22″ X 60″|
|Number of Programs|
|Heart Rate Monitor|
|Bluetooth chest strap and EKG grip pulse||Bluetooth chest strap and EKG grip pulse|
|Wireless Heart Rate Monitor|
|7″ full color touch display||10″ full color touch display|
|iFit Coach Compatible|
|Lifetime frame and motor 3-year parts and 1-Year labor warranty||Lifetime frame and motor 5-year parts and 2-Year labor warranty|
|See Price at Amazon||See Price at Amazon|
Display and User Interface Comparison
The NordicTrack C 990 has a 7″ full color touch display and the NordicTrack Commercial 1750 has a 10″ full color touch display. Both the C 990 and the Commercial 1750 have a touchscreen. We think the bigger screen size of the Commercial 1750 is a plus.
Built in Programs
The Commercial 1750 has 6 more programs, 38 vs 32. Both treadmills are iFit Coach Compatible so you can get many different workout options.
We gave the NordicTrack Commercial 1750 a rating of 95 over 100 while we gave 80 for the C 990 because, the Commercial 1750 has a more powerful motor, bigger display, more programs, decline control, and a good price for the features you get. Also wider running area of the Commercial 1750 makes it a superior treadmill for faster workouts.