Comparison Table

This is our rowing machine comparison chart featuring the best rowing machines available. This chart is interactive allowing you to sort by columns and search for brands, resistance types, and prices using the search box.

Breakdown of Chart Columns:

Name = Brand and Model name of the rower
Type = indicates what type of resistance mechanism the rower uses: Hydraulic, Magnetic, Air or Water.
Capcity = weight capacity the rowing machine can hold
Footprint = in Length by Width (in ft) format
Weight = Weight of the unit
Seat Height = Height of the seat when in use
Rating = based on editors ratings

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NameTypeCapacityFootprintWeightSeat HeightEditors Rating
Concept2 Model E Indoor Rowing Machine with PM5Air
500lbs
9x4ft
65lbs
20"
4.8
Concept2 Model D Indoor Rowing Machine with PM5Air
500lbs
9x4ft
57lbs
14"
4.9
Stamina Air RowerAir
250lbs
6.4x1.5ft
55lbs
9"
4.2
WaterRower Club Rowing Machine in Ash Wood with S4 MonitorWater
1000lbs
7x1.8ft
117lbs
12"-20"
4.8
Stamina 1215 Orbital Rowing Machine with Free Motion ArmsHydraulic
250lbs
4x2.3ft
47lbs
7"
4.1
LifeSpan Fitness RW1000 Rowing MachineFlywheel
300lbs
7.5x1.5ft
75lbs
14"
4.1
First Degree Fitness Newport Adjustable Resistance Water RowerWater
300lbs
6.5x1.75ft
60lbs
20"
4.7
Stamina Avari Programmable Magnetic Exercise RowerMagnetic
275lbs
9x2.5ft
39lbs
13"
4.3
Sunny Health & Fitness Rowing Machine with Full-Motion ArmsHydraulic
220lbs
5x2.1ft
39lbs
25"
4
Stamina 15-9003 Deluxe Conversion II Recumbent / RowerMagnetic
250lbs
6x2ft
105lbs
10"
4.4