Best Motorized Pedal Exerciser

Motorized pedal exerciser, mini motorized exercise bike, electric mini exercise bike, and electric pedal exerciser are a subset of pedal machines that use a motor to drive pedals. Consequently, these exercisers are useful for anyone who has difficulty moving their legs and arms. So, they benefit from the assistance provided by the exerciser. For example, motorized pedals help those with Parkinson's. Moreover, for those who want even lesser leg movement, there are passive leg exercisers. Meanwhile, chi machines are also passive leg exercisers. 

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Best Motor Driven Pedal Reviews

Editor’s Choice

Exerpeutic 7101

Comparison of Best Motor Driven Pedals

Weight Limit (pounds)

Exerpeutic 7101 - Lower leg weight limited to 140 pounds

Confidence Fitness - 264

Sunny EZ SF-E3626 - 220

ANCHEER Under Desk Cycle - 

Fast88 Elliptical Trainer - 

Display

Exerpeutic 7101 - Time, distance, speed, revolutions, total revolutions, and calories

Confidence Fitness - Time, distance, speed, and calories

Sunny EZ SF-E3626 - Step count

ANCHEER Under Desk Cycle - Workout time, distance, speed and calories

Fast88 Elliptical Trainer - Workout time, revolutions, revolutions per minute, and calories

Motor - RPM

Exerpeutic 7101 - Lowest speed is 26 RPM

Confidence Fitness - 12 speeds, max 80 RPM

Sunny EZ SF-E3626 - 3 speeds

ANCHEER Under Desk Cycle - 3 motor speeds and 5 manual use speeds

Fast88 Elliptical Trainer - 3 motor speeds and 5 manual use speeds

Controller

Exerpeutic 7101 - Controls pedal speed

Confidence Fitness - Controls pedal speed, exercise duration, pedal direction, and workout program

Sunny EZ SF-E3626 - Controls pedal speed

ANCHEER Under Desk Cycle - Power switch, direction of rotation, auto/manual mode, 8 speeds

Fast88 Elliptical Trainer - Power switch, direction of rotation, auto/manual mode, 8 speeds

Pedal Rotation

Exerpeutic 7101 - forward

Confidence Fitness - forward & backward

Sunny EZ SF-E3626 - forward & backward

ANCHEER Under Desk Cycle - forward & backward

Fast88 Elliptical Trainer - forward & backward

A/A+ Feedback

Exerpeutic 7101 - 82%

Confidence Fitness - 72%

Sunny EZ SF-E3626 - 84%

ANCHEER Under Desk Cycle - 76%

Fast88 Elliptical Trainer - 76%

1-5 Rating

Exerpeutic 7101 - 4.8

Confidence Fitness - 4.4

Sunny EZ SF-E3626 - 4.7

ANCHEER Under Desk Cycle - 4.6

Fast88 Elliptical Trainer - 4.5

1. Exerpeutic 7101

Exerpeutic Motorized Leg and Arm Pedal Exerciser - Mini Exercise Bike - Model 7101

Best Pedal Exercisers

The Exerpeutic exerciser has the following features.

Assembly

First and foremost, no assembly is required. In fact, the Exerpeutic is ready to be used upon delivery.

Construction

Next, the Exerpeutic has a durable steel frame.

Controller

Most noteworthy, a cable connects the hand-held controller to the machine. Furthermore, the hand-held controller adjusts the pedal's speed.

Dimensions

In addition, the Exerpeutic is 16 inches long, 16 inches wide, and 13 inches high. So, use this data with "Buyer's Guide" section, below, titled "Height for use Under a Desk" to determine feasibility of under desk use. Moreover, it's compact size makes it easy to move around and store.  

Display

Especially relevant, the LCD displays time, distance, speed, revolutions, total revolutions, and calories.

Exercise

Most of all, this motorized pedal exerciser can be used to exercise both legs and arms. In addition, the low impact workout is easy on the joints.

Handles

Next, the built-in handle of this mini motorized exercise bike makes it easy to lift and move from one place to another.

Manual Operation

While, it is possible to turn off the Exerpeutic's motor, and use it manually to get a resistance workout, it is recommended to not do so.

Motor

The motor's speed is adjustable. In addition, the lowest speed is 26 revolutions per minute. Meanwhile, the motor operates on a standard 120 volt power supply. Furthermore, when the motor is running, hand or feet should not be used to forcibly move pedals.

Noise

Also, the direct current motor drive results in a quiet workout.

Pedals

Next, the foldable pedals have adjustable straps to prevent feet from slipping while pedaling. In addition, the pedals can be used by both hands and feet.

Pedal Movement

While the pedals of this mini motorized exercise bike, only move in the forward direction, you can turn the pedal exerciser around to exercise using the backwards or reverse pedal movement. In addition, because they are driven by a motor, the pedal motion is consistent.

Sliding

Furthermore, a non-skid floor mat is provided to prevent this mini motorized exercise bike from skidding on smooth floors.

Warranty

Most of all, the Exerpeutic mini motorized exercise bike comes with a 1-year limited warranty. Also, it comes with a 60-day hassle-free guarantee.

Weight

Also, this mini motorized exercise bike weighs 12.5 pounds, making it convenient to move around.

Weight Limit

Finally, the Exerpeutic supports a lower leg load of up to 140 pounds.

PROS

First, active cycle's speed is adjustable by cable connected hand held controller.

Also, the handle helps to move this mini motorized exercise bike.

Next, there is a 1-year limited warranty. Also, it comes with a 60-day hassle-free guarantee.

CONS

However, Exerpeutic 7101 rotates only in forward direction. For backward motion physically turn the machine around.

Finally, while it may be possible to use the machine manually with the power off, it is not recommended.

2. Confidence Fitness

Confidence Fitness Motorized Electric Mini Exercise Bike - Pedal Exerciser

The Confidence fitness motorized electric mini exercise bike has the following features.

Assembly

First and foremost, some assembly of the electric mini exercise bike is required. Indeed, the pedals and the feet have to be screwed on the body.

Controller

Most noteworthy, a cable connects the hand-held controller to the motorized pedal exerciser. Furthermore, the hand-held controller adjusts the pedal's speed, exercise duration, pedal direction, and workout programs.

Dimensions

In addition, the electric mini exercise bike is 18.5 inches long, 11.5 inches wide, and 11 inches high. So, use this data with "Buyer's Guide" section, below, titled "Height for use Under a Desk" to determine feasibility of under desk use.  Moreover, it's compact size makes it easy to carry out and store.

Display

Especially relevant, the LCD displays time, distance, speed, and calories. Meanwhile, the scan button sequentially displays all the workout data continuously.

Exercise

Most of all, the Confidence Fitness electric mini exercise bike can be used to exercise both legs and arms. In addition, the low impact workout is easy on the joints.

Manual Operation

Now, for manual use, turn off the electric mini exercise bike's motor before pedaling.

Motor

Next, the motor's has 12 adjustable speeds. In addition, the maximum speed is 80 revolutions per minute. Meanwhile, the 70 watts motor operates on a standard 110 volt power supply. Furthermore, when motor is running, hand or feet should not be used to forcibly move pedals.

Noise

Especially relevant, the direct current motor drive results in a quiet workout.

Pedals

Most of all, the Confidence Fitness electric mini exercise bike has 4.5 inches wide pedals that can be used by both hands and feet. In addition, the non-slip pedals with adjustable Velcro straps prevent feet from slipping while pedaling.

Pedal Movement

Meanwhile, the Confidence Fitness electric mini exercise bike can rotate pedals in both the forward and backwards direction. In addition, because they are driven by a motor, the pedal motion is consistent.

Programs

Above all, this motorized pedal exerciser comes with 5 built-in automatic programs and 1 manual program. Most noteworthy, the mini exercise bike is usable in time chunks ranging from 1 to 15 minutes

Sliding

Furthermore, a non-skid floor mat is needed to prevent skidding on smooth floors.

Stability

In addition, you have to use your feet and legs to keep the exercise bike steady, otherwise it could wobble..

Warranty

Especially relevant, the Confidence fitness exercise bike comes with a standard manufacturer's warranty.

Weight

Also, the exercise bike weighs 10 pounds, making it convenient to move around.

Weight Limit

Finally, the weight limit of the mini exercise bike is 264 pounds.

PROS

First and foremost, Confidence fitness exercise bike has 5 built in programs and 1 manual program.

Next, it has 12 speeds.

Finally, cabled connected hand held controller used for adjusting programs and speed.

CONS

However, Confidence fitness exercise bike has no handles to help move the pedal exerciser.

Also, feet and legs used to keep the mini exercise bike steady during use – otherwise it may wobble.

3. Sunny EZ SF-E3626

Sunny Health & Fitness EZ Stride Motorized Auto Assisted Under Desk Elliptical Peddler Exerciser - SF-E3626

The Sunny EZ stride motorized elliptical peddler has the following features.

Assembly

First and foremost, no assembly is required. The Sunny peddler is ready to be used upon delivery.

Controller

Most noteworthy, the controller is located on the machine and is used to set either auto or manual mode of operation. Furthermore, in auto mode, the controller is used to set 3 speed values: low, middle, and high. While, in manual mode the controller lets you set 3 levels of resistance: low, medium, high. Finally, the Sunny peddler is automatically shut off when machine has been idle over 30 minutes.

Dimensions

In addition, the Sunny peddler is 20 inches long, 15 inches wide, and 10.5 inches high. So, use this data with "Buyer's Guide" section, below, titled "Height for use Under a Desk" to determine feasibility of under desk use. Moreover, because the Sunny peddler takes up more area, the peddler provides more stability.

Display

Especially relevant, the digital LED, of this motorized exercise bike, displays step counts.

Exercise

Most of all, the Sunny peddler exercises only the legs. In addition, the low impact workout is easy on the joints.

Handles

Next, the peddler has a built-in handle that makes it easy to lift and move from one place to another.

Manual Operation

Most noteworthy, for manual use, turn off the Sunny peddler's motor before pedaling.

Motor

The motor operates on a standard 120 volt power supply.

Pedals

Most of all, the Sunny peddler has large textured anti-slip foot pedals and no straps are needed.

Pedal Movement

Meanwhile, the peddler's motor can rotate the pedals in both the forward and backwards direction.

Sliding

Furthermore, a rubberized non-skid floor mat is provided to prevent skidding on smooth floors.

Warranty

Most of all, the Sunny peddler comes with a 1-year manufacturer’s warranty.

Weight

Also, it weighs 16.5 pounds.

Weight Limit

Finally, the weight limit of the peddler is 220 pounds.

PROS

First and foremost, Sunny peddler has 3 speeds in auto mode.

Also, it has 3 resistance settings in manual mode.

CONS

However, Sunny peddler exercises only the legs.

Also, it only displays step counts.

Lastly, there is no remote controller.

4. ANCHEER Under Desk Cycle

ANCHEER Mini Pedal Exerciser - Under Desk Bike - Elliptical Machine - Mini Desk Cycle - Electric Machine Trainer

Benefits

First and foremost, this electric machine trainer improves blood circulation to the legs. Also, the elliptical motion makes it easier on your lower leg joints.

Assembly

No assembly required.

Controller

First, the wireless remote is easy to operate and can be used to power up, start, and stop the electric machine trainer. Also, the remote can be used to set one of three motor speeds and one of five speeds for manual use. In addition, it lets you change direction of pedal motion.

Dimensions

Next, the elliptical machine is 14.5 inches wide, 17.7 inches deep, and 9.8 inches high.

Display

Also, the built-in LCD displays workout time, distance, speed and calories. In addition, the scan function sequentially displays these measurements continuously.

Handles

Meanwhile, it has a built-in handle that makes it easy to lift and move the machine.

Motor

Next, the motor plugs into a standard 120-volt electric outlet. Moreover, you can use it manually without the unit plugged into an electric outlet.

Pedals

Also, the large textured anti-slip pedals are 14 inches long and 6 inches wide.

Pedal Movement

Meanwhile, the pedals move in either forward or reverse direction. Also, the pedal movements are quiet.

Tension

Though the tension is not adjustable, you can move your feet faster to increase workout intensity.

Use

This elliptical machine can be used to provide motor assisted workout or a manually driven workout. Also, it can be used at home or at work.

Warranty

In addition, it comes with a 1-year quality assurance on material.

Weight

Also, the motorized elliptical weighs less than 17 pounds.

PROS

First, it has 3 speed settings for motorized use and 5 speed settings for manual use.

Also, the remote controller is wireless.

5. Fast88 Elliptical Trainer

Fast88 Electric Elliptical Machine Trainer - Desk Elliptical

Benefits

First and foremost, this elliptical machine trainer provides the following benefits to your legs:

First, better blood circulation.
Second, improved flexibility.
Third, stronger muscles.
Also, improved cardiovascular functions.
Lastly, better coordination.

Most of all, this elliptical trainer provides a low impact exercise for the elderly and those needing rehabilitation following surgery or injury.

Assembly

First, no assembly required.

Construction

Second, it is made of heavy-duty plastic.

Controller

Third, it comes with a wireless remote controller that is easy to operate and can be used to power up, start, and stop the elliptical trainer. Also, the remote controller can be used to set one of three motor speeds and one of five speeds for manual use. In addition, it lets you switch between forward and reverse motion.

Dimensions

Next, the desk elliptical is 14.6 inches wide, 17.7 inches deep, and 9.8 inches high.

Display

Also, the built-in LCD monitor displays workout time, distance, speed in strides per minute, total strides, and calories. In addition, the scan function continuously displays these measurements in sequence.

Furthermore, the display console can be used to

First, set motorized or manual mode.

Second, turn the electric elliptical machine trainer on or off.

Third, set speed in strides per minute.

Fourth, change from forward to reverse motion.

Finally, display workout data.

Handles

Meanwhile, it has a built-in handle that makes it easy to lift and move.

Motor

Next, the motor plugs into a standard 110-volt electrical outlet. However, you can also use it manually without the unit plugged into an electrical outlet.

Pedals

Also, the large textured anti-slip pedals are 13.4 inches long and 5.1 inches wide.

Pedal Movement

In addition, the pedals move in either forward or reverse direction. Furthermore, these pedal movements are whisper quiet.

Use

Most of all, this elliptical trainer can be used to get a motor assisted workout or a manual workout. Also, it can be used at home or at work.

Warranty

Regrettably, there is no mention of a warranty.

Weight

Finally, this desk elliptical weighs less than 17 pounds.

PROS

First, it has 3 speed settings for motorized use and 5 speed settings for manual use.

Also, it has a wireless remote controller.

CONS

However, there is no mention of any warranty.

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