In this comparison, we will be comparing two popular treadmills, the ProForm Performance 300i and NordicTrack T Series Treadmill 6.5S. Before going into more detail, here are the most important things you need to know about these two treadmills.
Motor Power: The motor on the T Series Treadmill 6.5S is a 2.6 CHP motor, while the ProForm Performance 300i has a slightly smaller 2.0 CHP motor.
Maximum Speed: Both treadmills can reach a maximum speed of 10 MPH.
Running Area: The belt areas of the Performance 300i and T Series Treadmill 6.5S are 16″ X 50″ and 20″ X 55″.
ProForm Performance 300i
NordicTrack T Series Treadmill 6.5S
Here we list all available specs side by side so you can decide which one of these treadmills would be a better option for you.
ProForm Performance 300i vs NordicTrack T Series Treadmill 6.5S 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.|
|10 MPH||10 MPH|
|Running Area (Belt Size)|
|16″ X 50″||20″ X 55″|
|Number of Programs|
|Heart Rate Monitor|
|EKG Grip Pulse Sensor||EKG Grip Pulse|
|Wireless Heart Rate Monitor|
|Large 6″ LCD Display||5″ LCD Monocolor|
|iFit Coach Compatible|
|5 years frame and motor 90 days parts and labors warranty||10-Year Frame 2-Year Parts 1-Year Labor Warranty|
|See Price at Amazon||See Price at Amazon|
Display and User Interface Comparison
The ProForm Performance 300i has a Large 6″ LCD Display and the NordicTrack T Series Treadmill 6.5S has a 5″ LCD Monocolor. The T Series Treadmill 6.5S has a touchscreen which is great while the Performance 300i has buttons for controlling the treadmill, so browsing the menus is not as easy as the T Series Treadmill 6.5S. We think the bigger display size of the T Series Treadmill 6.5S is a plus.
Built in Programs
The T Series Treadmill 6.5S has 4 more programs, 20 vs 16. Both treadmills are iFit Coach Compatible so you can get many different workout options.
We gave the ProForm Performance 300i a rating of 85 over 100 while we gave 80 for the T Series Treadmill 6.5S because, the Performance 300i has and a good price for the features you get.