Machine DescriptionComfortConsoleStabilityValueOverall Score Action
1 Concept2 Model D Rower Review

Concept2 Model D Rower Review

The Concept2 Model D is popular for combining durability, unlimited resistance and engaging programming at a manageable ...

9.5
9.5
9
10
9.5
2 WaterRower GX Studio Rower Review

WaterRower GX Studio Rower Review

The WaterRower GX Studio Rower is the more robust of two GX rowing machines; it is under warranty for commercial use ...

10
8
10
10
9.5
3 WaterRower GX Home Rowing Machine Review

WaterRower GX Home Rowing Machine Review

The WaterRower GX Home Rowing Machine is one of two rowers in the WaterRower GX Series. The other option is the more ...

10
8
10
10
9.5
4 Concept2 Model E Rower Review

Concept2 Model E Rower Review

The Concept2 Model E rowing machine is designed to withstand heavy use. It gets an extra coat of gloss, a durable metal ...

9.5
9.5
9.5
8.5
9.25
5 Sole SR500 Rower Review

Sole SR500 Rower Review

The Sole SR500 Rower is the lone rowing machine from Sole Fitness, a brand best known for its treadmills. Unlike a ...

9
9
10
9
9.25
6 First Degree Fitness E920 Medical UBE – MDD Review

First Degree Fitness E920 Medical UBE – MDD Review

First Degree Fitness sells three upper body ergometers (UBEs) that meet the Medical Devices Directive. This means that ...

10
9
10
8
9.25
7 First Degree Fitness Trident Challenge AR Rower

First Degree Fitness Trident Challenge AR Rower

The Trident Challenge AR is a top rower in the First Degree Fitness Horizontal Series. This collection has ...

9
9
10
9
9.25
8 First Degree Fitness E620 Seated UBE Review

First Degree Fitness E620 Seated UBE Review

The Evolution E620 Seated UBE offers wonderfully effective low-impact exercise for the upper body. Just like the ...

9
9
10
9
9
9 First Degree Fitness Apollo Hybrid AR Rower Review

First Degree Fitness Apollo Hybrid AR Rower Review

The First Degree Fitness Apollo Hybrid AR Rower is an indoor water rower for residential use. (The Apollo PRO Rower is ...

10
9
9
9
9
10 First Degree Fitness Viking 2 AR Rower Review

First Degree Fitness Viking 2 AR Rower Review

The First Degree Fitness Viking 2 AR Rower is built to complement home gyms and light commercial centers. Its frame is ...

9
9
10
9
9
11 First Degree Fitness Newport Challenge AR Rower

First Degree Fitness Newport Challenge AR Rower

The Newport Challenge AR is a shiny red indoor rower offering a smooth “on-the-water” sort of exercise experience. It ...

9
8
9
9
9
12 WaterRower Classic Rower Review

WaterRower Classic Rower Review

The high quality WaterRower Classic Rowing Machine uses water resistance and is crafted from sustainably sourced black ...

9
9
9
8
8.75
13 First Degree Fitness Viking PRO Fluid Rower Review

First Degree Fitness Viking PRO Fluid Rower Review

The Viking PRO Fluid Rower is a hardier version of the Apollo PRO. It combines a hardwood frame, a water drive and ...

9
9
10
9
8.75
14 WaterRower Club Rower Review

WaterRower Club Rower Review

Leading the WaterRower Natural Series, the WaterRower Club Rowing Machine is a wood-and-water indoor rower for ...

9
9
9.5
6.5
8.5
15 WaterRower M1 HiRise Rower Review

WaterRower M1 HiRise Rower Review

The M1 HiRise Rowing Machine is raised from the ground with four legs. It is part of WaterRower’s M Series, which also ...

9
9
10
7
8.5
16 WaterRower M1 LoRise Rower Review

WaterRower M1 LoRise Rower Review

The M1 LoRise Rowing Machine is part of WaterRower's M Series, which consists of two commercial-grade models with ...

9
8
9.5
7
8.5
17 WaterRower Natural Rower Review

WaterRower Natural Rower Review

The WaterRower Natural Rowing Machine is a wood-and-water rowing machine intended for home use. It’s crafted from ...

9
9
9
7.5
8.5
18 WaterRower Oxbridge Rower Review

WaterRower Oxbridge Rower Review

The WaterRower Oxbridge Rowing Machine is named for Oxford and Cambridge Universities, two schools known for their long ...

8.5
8.5
8
8.5
8.5
19 WaterRower Signature Rower Review

WaterRower Signature Rower Review

The WaterRower Signature Rowing Machine is a very natural looking wood-and-water fitness machine for serious rowers. ...

8.5
8.5
8
8.5
8.5
20 H20 Fitness RX-950 Club Series Rower Review

H20 Fitness RX-950 Club Series Rower Review

The H2O RX-950 Club Series Rower is the top rowing machine from H2O Fitness by Health Care International. Its ...

10
6
10
8
8.5
21 Lifecore R100 Rower Review

Lifecore R100 Rower Review

The Lifecore R100 Rowing Machine is designed to withstand heavy use. It has a 600 pound user weight capacity, and its ...

8
9
9
8
8.5
22 First Degree Fitness E920 Medical UBE Review

First Degree Fitness E920 Medical UBE Review

The First Degree Fitness Evolution E920 Medical UBE is a high quality upper body trainer with water resistance. Unlike ...

9
8
9
8
8.5
23 First Degree Fitness E720 Cycle XT Review

First Degree Fitness E720 Cycle XT Review

The compact Evolution E720 Cycle XT is a commercial grade fitness machine that uses water resistance for full body ...

9
8
9
8
8.5
24 First Degree Fitness E520 Evolution Review

First Degree Fitness E520 Evolution Review

The First Degree Fitness E520 Evolution is a metal-framed commercial rowing machine using variable water resistance. It ...

9
8
9
8
8.5
25 First Degree Fitness E316 Evolution Review

First Degree Fitness E316 Evolution Review

The E316 Evolution is a metal-framed water rower with preset variable resistance. It is the simplest rowing machine in ...

9
8
9
8
8.5
26 First Degree Fitness E820 Fitness UBE Review

First Degree Fitness E820 Fitness UBE Review

The Evolution E820 Fitness UBE is a commercial grade water ergometer for upper body exercise. This compact model ...

9
8
9
8
8.5
27 First Degree Fitness Apollo PRO Fluid Rower Review

First Degree Fitness Apollo PRO Fluid Rower Review

The Apollo PRO Fluid Rower is the lowest priced light commercial water rower from First Degree Fitness (FDF). Made in ...

9
8
9
8
8.5
28 First Degree Fitness Fluid E720 Cycle XT – MDD Review

First Degree Fitness Fluid E720 Cycle XT – MDD Review

The Fluid E720 Cycle XT - MDD meets medical device standards set by the European Union. This commercial fitness machine ...

9
8
9
8
8.5
29 First Degree Fitness E520 Fluid Rower MDD Review

First Degree Fitness E520 Fluid Rower MDD Review

The First Degree Fitness E520 Fluid Rower MDD is a "pearl white" commercial rowing machine using variable water ...

9
8
9
8
8.5
30 First Degree Fitness Aqua AR Rower Review

First Degree Fitness Aqua AR Rower Review

The AQUA AR is a shiny red and black rower offering a smooth "on-the-water" ambiance indoors. It is part of the First ...

9
8
9
8
8.5
31 Sole SR400 Rower Review

Sole SR400 Rower Review

Brand new this year, the Sole SR400 Rower is a compact and more inexpensive version of their SR500 rower. The SR400 ...

9
8
8
8
8.5
32 BodyCraft VR500 Rower Review

BodyCraft VR500 Rower Review

The VR500 Rower leads its series with BodyCraft’s best indoor rower technology. Highlights include a smooth aluminum ...

8.5
8.5
8
8
8.25
33 First Degree Fitness Vortex VX-3 Review

First Degree Fitness Vortex VX-3 Review

The First Degree Fitness Vortex VX-3 is a compact commercial rowing machine with water resistance. It is the top rowing ...

9
8
9
7
8.25
34 First Degree Fitness Vortex VX-2 Review

First Degree Fitness Vortex VX-2 Review

The First Degree Fitness Vortex VX-2 is a commercial rowing machine that uses water resistance. This steel and aluminum ...

9
8
9
7
8.25
35 First Degree Fitness Neptune Challenge AR Rower

First Degree Fitness Neptune Challenge AR Rower

The Neptune Challenge AR by First Degree Fitness is a sturdy home rowing machine that’s designed for easy storage. ...

9
7
9
8
8.25
36 Life Fitness Row HX Trainer Rower Review

Life Fitness Row HX Trainer Rower Review

The Row HX by Life Fitness blends the benefits of contemporary technology with the attractiveness of a modern design by ...

9
8
9
7
8.25
37 Concept2 Dynamic Rower Review

Concept2 Dynamic Rower Review

The commercial quality Concept2 Dynamic Indoor Rower is a compact fitness machine, yet it provides a longer range of ...

9.5
9.5
9.5
7
8
38 Kettler Coach E Rower Review

Kettler Coach E Rower Review

The Coach E Rower by Kettler is a class act. Kettler isn’t so well-known in North America but it earns enthusiastic ...

8.5
9
7
7
8
39 H2O Fitness RX-750 Home Series Review

H2O Fitness RX-750 Home Series Review

H2O Fitness (run by Health Care International Fitness) is one of the few rowing machine brands that uses actual water ...

9
6
9
8
8
40 BodyCraft VR400 Folding Rower Review

BodyCraft VR400 Folding Rower Review

The BodyCraft VR400 Rower is centered on a sleek aluminum track that complements any workout room. It offers several ...

9
7
9
7
8
41 NordicTrack RW200 Indoor Rower Review

NordicTrack RW200 Indoor Rower Review

Affordable and loaded with programming, the NordicTrack RW200 is designed for new rowers and makes our list of best ...

9
9
7
7
8
42 Stamina DT Pro Rower Review

Stamina DT Pro Rower Review

The silver and black Stamina DT Pro Rower is the top rowing machine from Stamina Products. Stamina Products cuts costs ...

9
9
7
7
8
43 First Degree Fitness Titan AR Rower

First Degree Fitness Titan AR Rower

The Titan AR is a single-beamed metal rower from First Degree Fitness. It’s part of their Horizontal Series, which has ...

9
7
8
8
8
44 Kettler Coach M Rower Review

Kettler Coach M Rower Review

Kettler rowing machines are made in Germany from high quality components. The Kettler Coach M Rower is sized just like ...

8
8
8
7
7.75
45 BodyCraft VR100 Pro Rower Review

BodyCraft VR100 Pro Rower Review

BodyCraft’s VR100 Rower is a very basic rowing machine designed for home use. It produces hybrid resistance with a fan ...

8
7
8
8
7.75
46 Avari Programmable Magnetic Rower Review

Avari Programmable Magnetic Rower Review

Get great cardio workouts at home with the Avari Programmable Magnetic Rower. This fitness machine sells for $999 and ...

8
8
8
7
7.75
47 Stamina X Rower Review

Stamina X Rower Review

The eye-catching red and black Stamina X Rowing Machine is among Stamina’s top deals and one of our favorites. for the ...

8
5
8
10
7.75
48 Stamina ATS 1405 Air Rower

Stamina ATS 1405 Air Rower

Stamina’s ATS Air Rower 1405 produces smooth resistance with a fan flywheel. The harder you work, the stronger the ...

8
5
8
10
7.75
49 Stamina ATS 1402 Air Rower Review

Stamina ATS 1402 Air Rower Review

Stamina’s ATS Air Rower 1402 is a very basic yet capable rowing machine designed for residential use. It's priced lower ...

8
5
8
10
7.75
50 Stamina BodyTrac Glider Review

Stamina BodyTrac Glider Review

The Stamina BodyTrac Glider sells for just $229 and is one of the best rowing machines using hydraulic resistance. It's ...

8
5
8
10
7.75
51 ProForm Dual Trainer Bike/Rower Review

ProForm Dual Trainer Bike/Rower Review

ProForm’s Dual Trainer Bike/Rower is a cleverly designed home fitness machine. By adjusting its pedals and seat, a ...

8
9
6.5
8
7.75
52 BodyCraft VR200 Pro Rower Review

BodyCraft VR200 Pro Rower Review

The BodyCraft VR200 Rower is a simpler and more compact version of the VR400, yet it can comfortably accommodate a ...

8
5
9
7
7.5
53 Avari Conversion II Rower Bike Review

Avari Conversion II Rower Bike Review

The Avari Conversion II Rower/Recumbent Bike is a unique fitness machine for home gyms. Switching it from a rower to a ...

8
5
8
7
7.5
54 Lifecore R88 PRO Rower Review

Lifecore R88 PRO Rower Review

The R88 PRO Rowing Machine is one of three indoor rowers in the Lifecore lineup: the R88, R88 PRO and R100. Compared ...

7
7
7
8
7.5
55 Lifecore R88 Rower Review

Lifecore R88 Rower Review

The Lifecore R88 Rowing Machine delivers efficient aerobic workouts in a compact package. It sits just 15” from the ...

7
7
7
8
7.5
56 Stamina Conversion II Rower Bike Review

Stamina Conversion II Rower Bike Review

Save space and double your workout options! The Stamina Conversion II Rower/Recumbent Bike easily converts from a ...

8
5
8
8
7.5
57 Horizon Oxford Rower Review

Horizon Oxford Rower Review

The Horizon Oxford Rower is a simple black and white rowing machine for home gyms. Measuring 100" long (8'4"), it is ...

7.5
6
8
8
7.5
58 Velocity Magnetic Rower Review

Velocity Magnetic Rower Review

Get great cardio workouts at home with the Velocity Magnetic Rower. This reliable fitness machine sells for under $800 ...

7.5
7
7
9
7.5
59 Life Fitness Row GX Trainer Rower Review

Life Fitness Row GX Trainer Rower Review

The Life Fitness Row GX Trainer is a club-quality, commercial-grade water-resistance rower that uses a Fluid Resistance ...

9
7
9
6
7.5
60 WaterRower S1 Rower Review

WaterRower S1 Rower Review

The S1 Rowing Machine is part of WaterRower’s Designer Series. This series features rowers made from premium materials. ...

9.5
9
10
5
7
61 ProForm 440R Rower Review

ProForm 440R Rower Review

ProForm’s 440R is a dynamic fitness machine that serves as a rower and a stand-up pulley station. Demanding very little ...

6
6
7
7
6.5
62 Avari Easy Glide Rower Review

Avari Easy Glide Rower Review

Avari’s silver and black Easy Glide Rower sells for just $249. Weighing a mere 29 pounds, it is one of the lightest ...

7
5
7
8
6.5
63 Kettler Favorit Rower Review

Kettler Favorit Rower Review

The Favorit Rower is the lowest-priced rowing machine currently manufactured by Kettler. Its typical retail price is ...

6.5
5
6
7
5.5
64 Kettler Stroker Rower Review

Kettler Stroker Rower Review

The Kettler Stroker Rower and Multi-Trainer is a lower-priced fitness machine made in China by a German company. A ...

7
5.5
7.5
6
5.5
65 Stamina 1333 Rower Review

Stamina 1333 Rower Review

Small on space? Stamina’s 1333 Rower is among the most compact rowing machines we've reviewed. While others can ...

7
6
5
6
5.5
66 Stamina 1205 Rower Review

Stamina 1205 Rower Review

Stamina’s green and white 1205 Rower is one of the smallest and cheapest rowing machines on our review website. It ...

5
5
5
6.5
5.5
67 Kettler Kadett Review

Kettler Kadett Review

The Kettler Kadett Rower is a lower-priced fitness machine made in Germany. Its typical retail price is $599. The ...

5
5
6
5.5
5.5
68 LifeSpan RW1000 Folding Rower Review

LifeSpan RW1000 Folding Rower Review

The folding RW1000 Indoor Rower supports cardiovascular training and low-impact strengthening exercise for the whole ...

5
5
4.5
7
5
69 Stamina 1215 Orbital with Free Motion Arms Review

Stamina 1215 Orbital with Free Motion Arms Review

For people with limited exercise space, the Stamina 1215 Orbital Rower with Free Motion Arms provides a low-cost ...

5
4
5
6
5
70 Stamina InMotion Rower Review

Stamina InMotion Rower Review

The foldable Stamina InMotion Rower is among the world’s lowest-priced rowing machines. It's better quality than you ...

4
4
4
7
4.5