Schwinn A10 Upright Bike Review

Your health is important, but if you’re like me, you’ll also love your home comforts. The best way to fuse these two disparate elements, to ensure your body gets the exercise it needs without you having to venture into the cold, rain or even get dressed in cycling gear, is to get an exercise bike that you can use in the comfort of your own home. If this sounds like the solution to your problem, and something you’re looking to add to the routine of your life, there is a lot of choices out there for you. Let’s look at one of the best choices – the Schwinn A10.

Easy to Assemble

Schwinn A10 Upright BikeThe first thing you want to know when getting an exercise bike is that it’s easy to assemble. You don’t want to spend hours getting it to put together only for you to be too tired to actually use it. You’ll be glad to know the A10 by Schwinn is easy to assemble, it has very few components for you to put together and you should expect to spend less than 20 minutes assembling your bike for it to be ready for use. It has plenty of handy features including a  data console, preset workouts, drinks holder, media tray, adjustable seat and handlebars and magnetic resistance for quiet operation.

Other Benefits

The benefits of this model are the LCD data console which shows you the time, how many RPM’s you are achieving at your current rate, your speed, heart rate and how many calories you have burnt off on your current cycling burst. all valuable information to keep pushing you that little bit more, or maybe to let you know when you’ve achieved your target for the day. There are six-course profiles which have a good variety, and if that’s not your thing, you just want to get started straight away with cycling then there is a Quick Start Mode. The media tray is also a great feature, with an MP3 input port and speakers ensuring your exercise routine doesn’t have to be boring.

Some downsides

Unfortunately, there are a few downsides to this Schwinn exercise bike. The first of which you’ll notice pretty quickly, is the uncomfortable seat. If purchasing this bike you’d be recommended to get yourself a gel seat cover as nothing stops you exercising quicker than the excuse that it’s not comfortable. Another aspect which doesn’t supply comfort is that there is no fan installed on the bike. If you plan on using this in hot conditions it could be difficult. sure, you may end up sweating more to lose more weight so there are bonuses to this feature not being available on this model. The most infuriating element is that batteries are needed for the data console, and they last about 10 hours before running out which can lead to it becoming quite expensive to monitor your progress.


However, if you’re looking for basic, well regarded, all around great bike for starting your new exercise regime for an all new you this is a good starter exercise bike. It has all the functions you need, is easy to use and assemble and is a fun way to get you exercising. The heart rate monitors are built into the bike so there’s no messing about with wireless settings, and you can play music and have refreshing water nearby with it’s inbuilt functions. Simple and reliable, this is where to begin when looking for the new you. You can be a Schwinner with their A10 Upright Bike.

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