Recumbent Bike: Schwinn 225 vs. 245

Schwinn has released new recumbent bikes Schwinn 225 and 245. What is the difference bwetween these products? They differ in several features including number of programs, workout programs, heart rate monitor and display type.

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Schwinn 245 review Recumbent Bike: Schwinn 225 vs. 245

Comparison table between Schwinn 225 vs 245

Schwinn 245Schwinn 225
Number of Programs1116
Workout Programs1 Quick Start, 8 Profiles, 1 Distance Goal, 1 Custom10
Heart Rate MonitorTelemetry and ContactContact Heart Rate
Display TypeEnhanced, backlit LCDLCD
Product Dimensions63" L x 25" W x 46" H (160 cm x 64 cm x 117 cm)55" L x 25" W x 51.5" H (140 x 64 x 131 cm)
Machine Weight117 lbs (53 kg)111 lbs (50 kg)
Maximum User Weight300 lbs (136 kg)300 lbs (136 kg)
Power RequirementsAC Adapter9V 1.5 DC

Schwinn 245 Recumbent Bike Features

BioFit Comfort features

  • Extra-wide, multi-position seats for long-lasting comfort
  • MP3 music/media port with 2 speakers

BioConnect Feedback features

  • 11 programs, including Quick Start, 8 profiles, Distance Goal, Custom
  • Enhanced, blue back-lit, multi-function LCD display
  • Schwinn Advantage workout tracking, with 2 user profiles
  • Integrated grip heart rate sensors and 4 HR control programs

BioDyne Performance features

  • 16 resistance levels with electronic Eddy current brake system
  • Perimeter-weighted flywheels for smooth, consistent workouts
  • Oversized stablizers and levelers for a solid workout platform

Schwinn 225 Product Features

Schwinn 225 review Recumbent Bike: Schwinn 225 vs. 245

BioFit Comfort

  • Ergonomic pedal design for efficiency and comfort
  • Adjustable seat and handlebars
  • In-console speakers and MP3 music input port, with holders for magazines, ebooks or other media

BioDyne Performance

  • Perimeter weighted flywheel for a true road feel, and smooth, consistent workouts
  • Oversized stabilizers and levelers that are built-in for a solid workout platform

BioConnect Feedback

  • 10 workout programs: 6 course profiles, fitness test, custom workout, quick start, results/cool down
  • Integrated grip heart rate system for easy fitness monitoring
  • 16 resistance levels

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Download: Schwinn 225 Manual | Schwinn 245 Manual

Earlier model Schwinn 220 Recumbent Exercise Bike

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