• Simple to build
  • Heart rate monitor
  • Excellent build quality


  • Poor seat padding
  • Large footprint
  • Magnetic resistance

What We Like

The Stamina Avari Programmable Magnetic Rower is truly an outstanding piece of machinery. The rower is constructed of superb design, incredible craftsmanship, highest quality and phenomenal user experience. It also features easily assembly.

The unit arrived in three main parts and assembly involves simply screwing these main component together.

The Stamina Avari Programmable Magnetic Rower also comes equipped with a powerhouse of onboard electronic gadgets. It is truly a Tech Geeks dream. It’s unique magnetic resistance design increases difficulty instead of tension.

Even more incredibly, the onboard computer can automatically increase or decrease difficulty without breaking the rhythm of the rower.

It also boasts a wireless heart monitor the tracks your heart rate monitor, sending the data directly to the display monitor.

A particularly favored feature is the ability to use the complex onboard computer to choose specific workouts or to create your own customized experience.

The monitor comes preprogrammed with six set workout, of varying combinations, and alternating difficulty to maximize your results.

The ability to customize your workouts allows you to select the best settings for your goal. Either way, your workout experience is fun, dynamic, and fully personalized.

The Stamina Avari Programmable Magnetic exercise rover features a whopping 12 workout programs! These programs include six cardio profiles, a manual setting, four custom user programs, and one heart rate program.

This Stamina Avari Rower comes equipped with the patented InTouch fitness monitor calories, strokes for minute, pulse, heart rate, distance, and watts.

The onboard computer system adjusts your workout time and the rowing resistance. The crisp display features a backlit fitness monitor.

What We Don’t Like

There is very little not to like about this unit.

The padding on the seat of this particular machine does not provide a cushy workout experience. You may want to add some additional padding to make your workout more comfortable.

Additionally, there have been a few complaints about the receipt of defective machines, these defects are readily apparent upon delivery and the units have been able to be returned and replaced with new units.

Our Verdict

The Stamina Avari Programmable Magnetic Exercise Rower is an outstanding value for your money. The rower provides unsurpassed biometrics and data collection.

The electrical features of this particular machine are futuristic and virtually unknown in-home rowing machines. This unit is in a class of its own as far as functionality.

Additionally, you getting incredible bang for your buck with this rower at a great price on sale and This makes this incredible this unit, with its high-end features affordable to the average user.

If it is in the range of your budget for a rowing machine is within its price point, you would be hard pressed to find a better machine.

For just 100 or $200 more customers now have the option of choosing a much more sophisticated solid and well-crafted rower for the money.

If the biggest complaint a rower is the padding in the seat, then purchase this incredible machine and get a throw pillow.