Already on ArticleSlash?

Forgot your password? Sign Up

Why TV Treadmills Are Overrated?

Brady Freeman
 


Visitors: 201

Almost everyone that has been to a newer gym has seen or used the treadmills with the integrated TV in the console. Many have thought how neat it would be to own such a piece of equipment. The Monitors on these treadmills are usually 7 to 9 inches large and have fairly good cable reception and sound quality. With many having cable ready connections and some offering DVD players or hook ups you may be wondering where to sign up to purchase one! Well. . . . . . . not so fast! There are a few things you may want to consider prior to deciding on spending the extra Dough!

1. Remember that you may need to replace the TV one day. Remember to find out about the cost of replacement of just the TV. Sometimes the replacement of this small component will cost almost as much as the Treadmill itself!

2. Is the TV in the treadmill able to accommodate the cable changeover in 2009? If not you will have to purchase a converter box for your treadmill.

3. Do you really need a TV on your treadmill? Are you going to be in an area that is completely void of any entertainment?

4. Are you willing to sacrifice a huge selection of treadmills to only look at the TV Treadmills?

5. Would you rather have a mediocre treadmill with a TV, or a fantastic treadmill without?

If you still have you heart set on a TV tread, consider reviewing Treadmilldoctor.com for their in depth and interesting reviews on all TV treads available.

Brady Freeman is a regular contributor to Treadmill Doctor. Treadmill Doctor Provides unbiased Treadmill Reviews and Elliptical reviews .

(286)

Article Source:


 
Rate this Article: 
 
Setting PR's with Treadmills
Rated 4 / 5
based on 5 votes
ArticleSlash

Related Articles:

Why Business Plans Are Overrated

by: Anthony Quinones (February 24, 2008) 
(Business/Small Business)

HDTV Is It Overrated Or Absolutely Necessary?

by: Brian Lomas (January 09, 2007) 
(Communications)

Invaluable or overrated Health Club Equipments

by: Payal Hedaoo (January 25, 2013) 
(Health and Fitness/Fitness Equipment)

7 Reasons Why Owning Your Own Small Retail Business is Overrated

by: Diane Cossie (September 11, 2008) 
(Home Based Business)

Jobs That Require No High School Diploma Hard Work is Not Overrated

by: Jason Welsh (July 03, 2008) 
(Internet and Businesses Online/Ezine Publishing)

Vacation Travel Tips Underrated and Overrated Travel Destinations

by: Terrie Bryan (July 17, 2008) 
(Travel and Leisure/Destination Tips)

Treadmills - You Get What You Pay For

by: Lance Davidson (January 28, 2008) 
(Health and Fitness/Fitness Equipment)

What You Need To Know About Treadmills Before You Buy

by: Helen Hecker (February 20, 2007) 
(Health and Fitness)

Pet Treadmills - Why?

by: Ian Pennington (December 22, 2008) 
(Pets)

Setting PR's with Treadmills

by: Richard Shryack (June 11, 2007) 
(Recreation and Sports/Running)