Top 10 Best Desk Exercises

”Desk exercise allow you to pedal while working helping you to be happier, more productive, burn more than 500 calories and longer lifespan” - East Carolina University's & University of Bristol. [1, 2]

So if you like to enjoy the benefits mentioned above, and looking for the best under desk bike, the list below will simplify your search.


1. DeskCycle (under $160)
Pros
• Well built and totally silent.

Cons
• The display should be backlit.
Features:
• Reviewed by 1.897 verified buyers – 4.6 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• Under Desk Exercise Bike and Pedal Exerciser
• Lowest pedal height available; only 10 Inches; can work with desks as low as 27 inches; See description for details, pedal arm length:3 1/2 inches
• More than twice the resistance range of the other pedal exercisers; 8 calibrated resistance settings; from very easy to more than you need
• Magnetic resistance provides smooth, quiet pedal motion; let's you focus on your work and your co-workers focus on theirs
• Same patented magnetic resistance mechanism and high quality components as the MagneTrainer
• 5 function display shows speed, time, distance calories and scan; Online calorie calculator on website for very accurate calories burned
• Also available in assorted colors
• Dimensions: 24 x 20 x 10 inches ; 23 pounds
           

2. FitDesk FDX 3.0 (under $228)
Pros
• Comfortable Saddle and back rest with easy "pull" height adjustment knob.
• Folds up easy and rolls on wheels to make putting away fast.

Cons
• Basic performance monitor.
Features:
• Reviewed by 1.470 verified buyers – 4.1 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• Desk Exercise Bike and Office Workstation with Massage Bar
• Durable: Built to last with high quality gear box components for years of reliable operation
• Quiet: Twin belt, high velocity flywheel
• Unique: Desk features non-slip surface, built-in tablet holder, easy access storage tray and massage rollers positioned to make typing while exercising comfortable
• Digital resistance meter tracks mileage, calories, time, etc
• Adjustable: Seat back and extender included allowing for upright and semi-recumbent use
• Dimensions: 28 x 16 x 45 inches ; 45 pounds
           

3. MagneTrainer (under $160)
Pros
• Quiet pedal motion.

Cons
• A higher pedal height (5 inches taller than the DeskCycle) makes it tough to use at a desk.
Features:
• Reviewed by 723 verified buyers – 4.6 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• ER Mini Exercise Bike Arm and Leg Exerciser
• Compact, lightweight commercial grade arm and leg exerciser; 15 inch wide base and sturdy steel frame
• Patented magnetic resistance; more than twice the resistance range of the other magnetic pedal exercisers
• Sturdy steel base and wide footprint for excellent stability; Both legs are over 15-Inch wide
• Adjustable Velcro straps on pedals to accommodate all foot sizes; pedals work with both feet and hands
• Electronic monitor displays Speed, Distance, Time and Calories. Runs on single AA Battery (included)
• Dimensions: 16 x 9 x 16 inches ; 23 pounds
           

4. Vive (under $62)
Pros
• Nonslip, non-marking feet.
• Well built, heavy, durable, and quiet.

Cons
• Toe straps are stiff.
Features:
• Reviewed by 653 verified buyers – 4.1 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• Small exercise bike for under your office desk - designed for either hands or feet
• Quiet and smooth pedal operation
• Compact design is 12.5” high, easily fitting under a desk or similar space
• Non-slip, nonmarking feet ensure the pedal exerciser stays in place on any surface
• The low profile design keeps the pedal exerciser from wobbling and sliding while in use
• Each pedal also has a nonslip surface with molded finger grips and adjustable toe loops for added comfort and safety
• Easily adjust the resistance level with the tension knob for a personalized exercise experience. • A large, easy to read LCD screen displays RPM, time, speed, distance and calories burned with the touch of a button that is easily accessible while in use
           

5. Exerpeutic ExerWorK 1000 (under $230)
Pros
• Height stabilizers that can be adjusted according to the user’s requirement.

Cons
• Small LCD screen.
Features:
• Reviewed by 496 verified buyers – 4.2 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• Fully Adjustable Desk Folding Exercise Bike with Pulse
• Sliding desktop: large fully adjustable desktop with tilt, forward, back, up and down adjustability for sitting or standing positions. 3 angle adjustments (0, 16 and 33 degrees), 5 height adjustments 41" up to 45". Storage Drawer. Arm rest. LCD Computer
• Patented XBike Desk and Exercise Semi-Recumbent Bicycle. 2.5" Thick large AirSoft seat with extra comfort and adjustable to fit 5' 2" to 6' 3" user height
• Weight capacity: 300 lbs. Semi-recumbent design for comfortable, effective workouts
• Folds up for storage. The bike can still fold up when fully assembled, with a foot print of 21.3" L x 25.5" W
• An 8 level Magnetic Tension control system allows the user to adjust the tension level for an easier or more difficult workout. The actual work surface is 24 inches (W) x 16 inches (H) and it can hold objects up to 44 pounds
• Dimensions: 45 x 51 x 25 inches ; 64.7 pounds
           

6. FitDesk (under $128)
Pros
• Noiseless operation.
• Built-in rolling foot massager.

Cons
• No workout programs.
Features:
• Reviewed by 356 verified buyers – 3.5 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• Under Desk Elliptical
• Lowest pedal rotation height available; only 8 inches, can work with desks as low as 25 inches
• 8 position magnetic resistance and balanced high velocity flywheel keep the pedal motion smooth and whisper quiet
• No reach easy foot shifter allows for hands-free tension adjustment
• Desk stand included for easy access to 6 function display
• Large pedals are easy to locate under desk and comfortable when not in use
• Dimensions: 28.4 x 11.3 x 18.4 inches ; 12.79 pounds
           

7. Wirk Ride (under $149)
Pros
• Easy to assemble.
• Good solid base for exercise and work or other sitting activities to tone the lower body while you work.

Cons
• Not designed for hard intense workouts.
Features:
• Reviewed by 157 verified buyers – 3.8 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• Exercise Bike Workstation and Standing Desk
• Padded seat with backrest and padded grips
• Adjustable prop for tablet or book
• Laptop strap, Cupholder
• Adjustable desk height
• Foldable frame. Leveling endcaps. Wheels for easy storage
• Workout monitor tracks time, speed, distance, calories, total distance, and scan function
• Standing or sitting desktop positions. Ultra-quiet, Adjustable magnetic pedaling tension
• Also available in assorted colors
• Dimensions: 37.2 x 27.5 x 45.5 inches ; 45.2 pounds
           

8. FLEXISPOT Deskcise Pro (under $300)
Pros
• Well built, sturdy bike platform.
• Wide desk for large laptop and cellphone.

Cons
• Cup holder is not very deep.
Features:
• Reviewed by 64 verified buyers – 4.7 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• Home Office Standing Desk Exercise Bike Height Adjustable Cycle
• Whisper quiet pedaling with eight resistance levels allows you to get healthy movement in, no matter your fitness level
• Adjust your V9U to your exact needs with its height-adjustable seat.
• Easily move the V9U out of the way when not in use with its easy-rolling casters.
• Low-Impact home office exercise machine, ideal good machine for improve your health and productivity.
           

9. Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RBD4703 (under $281)
Pros
• Solid frame.
• Little to no maintenance required.
• Quiet magnetic resistance system.

Cons
• No seat handlebars (or armrests).
• The exercise meter doesn’t have backlight.
Features:
• Reviewed by 36 verified buyers – 4.1 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• Magnetic Recumbent Desk Exercise Bike
• 350lb High Weight Capacity
• A large non-slip tray that holds your tablet or book to take your mind off your workout. Tray accommodates up to 20 lbs and height is adjustable with a knob
• Multiple functions: the LCD display shows calories burned, distance traveled and time spent, so you can keep track of your fitness while increasing productivity with the recumbent bike desk
• Comes outfitted with a padded seat and seat back to make your longer sessions comfortable while the padded tray conforms to your wrists for maximum comfort and support
• Transportation wheels for easy relocation of the recumbent bike
• Dimensions: 53 x 26.8 x 49.8 inches ; 94.8 pounds
           

10. FitDesk Cycle 3030 (under $127)
Pros
• Easy assembly.
• Very quiet.

Cons
• The meter is poor quality.
Features:
• Reviewed by 31 verified buyers – 3.7 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• Under Desk Cycle
• Low pedal rotation height; 9.75 inches; can work with desks as low as 25 inches
• 8 position magnetic resistance and balanced flywheel with twin belt drive keeps the pedal motion smooth and whisper quiet
• Foot-shifter allows for hands-free tension adjustment
• Meter shows speed, distance, calories and Scan
• Weight: 24 lbs
           


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