Bowflex BXT116 vs Sole F80

Here is our Bowflex BXT116 vs Sole F80 guide, by our detailed spec table you will find out which one is better for you. Before going into more detail, here are some keypoints about these two treadmills.
Motor Power: The motor on the BXT116 is a 3.75 CHP motor, while the Sole F80 has a slightly smaller 3.5 CHP motor.
Maximum Speed: Both treadmills can reach a maximum speed of 12 MPH.
Running Area: The belt areas of the BXT116 and F80 are 20″ X 60″ and 22″ X 60″.

Bowflex BXT116

Sole F80

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Here we list all available specs side by side so you can decide which one of these treadmills would be a better choice for you.

Bowflex BXT116 vs Sole F80 Specs Table

Max User Weight Capacity ?The maximum user weight that the treadmill can handle.
375 LBS
375 LBS
Motor Power ?How strong is the motor? We recommend at least a 2.25 HP motor for home use.
3.75 CHP
3.5 CHP
Maximum Speed ?Maximum speeds in miles per hour.
12 MPH 12 MPH
0-to-15% 0-to-15%
Running Area (Belt Size)
20″ X 60″ 22″ X 60″
Number of Programs
9 10
Heart Rate Monitor
Contact & Telemetry Enabled (chest strap included) Pulse grip and chest strap heart rate monitoring
Wireless Heart Rate Monitor
Cooling Fan
7.5″ Full Color, Backlit LCD 7.5-inch LCD workout display
Web Browser
MP3-compatible sound system
iFit Coach Compatible
Tablet holder
2 years warranty that covers everything Lifetime on frame, motor, and deck. Five years on electronics, and two years on labor
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Side by side comparison of Bowflex BXT116 and Sole F80 treadmills.

Display and User Interface Comparison

The Bowflex BXT116 has a 7.5″ Full Color, Backlit LCD and the Sole F80 has a 7.5-inch LCD workout display. Consoles of Bowflex BXT116 and Sole F80.

Built in Programs

The F80 has 1 more programs, 10 vs 9.

Bottom Line

We gave the Bowflex BXT116 a rating of 90 over 100 while we gave 85 for the F80 because, the BXT116 has a more powerful motor, and a good price for the features you get.