This folding treadmill is perfect for the apartment or home dweller that wants all of the amenities of a commercial treadmill with the convenience of a folding treadmill that is easy for storage. This treadmill was designed with a cushion flex whisper deck, which was demonstrated in a study to reduce impact by up to 40% when compared to running on hard surfaces such as asphalt. This unit features heart rate control with an included wireless chest strap and hand pulse grips. The video display console is easy to use and makes critical readouts including speed, time, distance travelled, calories, pulse and pace. There is also a convenient peak and valley graph for different fitness regimens. The display console also has built in speakers that allow the user to hook up any MP3 player for listening while getting an excellent cardio workout. It easily folds away for storage after use.