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Comparison Guide: Theragun PRO Plus vs. Theragun PRO G5

Theragun PRO Plus vs Theragun PRO G5

Theragun PRO Plus vs Theragun PRO G5

Comparing the top-of-the-line models from Therabody.

The world of percussive therapy has been revolutionized with the introduction of advanced massage devices like the Theragun PRO Plus and the Theragun PRO G5. Both devices, coming from the reputable house of Therabody, have set high standards in muscle recovery and pain relief. However, they cater to different needs and preferences. Let's dive deep into the specifics of each device, their benefits, and how they stack up against each other.

Theragun PRO Plus


  • Motor: Powerful, brushless motor with QuietForce Technology™.
  • Attachments: Six easy-to-clean attachments including Dampener, Standard Ball, Wedge, Thumb, Cone, and Supersoft.
  • Speed: 5 built-in speeds (1750-2400 ppm) and app control.
  • Smart Features: Bluetooth connectivity with Therabody app.
  • Battery Life: 300-minute total battery life with 2 swappable lithium-ion batteries.
  • Ergonomics: Adjustable arm and ergonomic grip.
  • OLED Screen: Displays current speed and force meter.
  • Force Meter: Real-time pressure feedback.


  • Versatile attachment options for specific needs.
  • Extended battery life ideal for professionals or prolonged use.
  • Advanced ergonomics and force meter for enhanced user experience.

Theragun PRO G5


  • Motor: Commercial-grade brushless motor with QuietForce Technology™.
  • Attachments: Six physician-designed attachments.
  • Speed: 5 built-in speeds with device and app control.
  • Smart Features: Bluetooth connectivity with Therabody app.
  • Battery Life: 150 minutes with internal lithium-ion battery.
  • Ergonomics: Ergonomic multi-grip design, slightly heavier build.
  • OLED Screen and Force Meter: Similar to PRO Plus.


  • Robust build, suitable for high-frequency use in clinical settings.
  • Internal battery system for simple, quick usage.
  • Provides high-quality therapeutic benefits, ideal for professional settings.


When comparing the Theragun PRO Plus and the PRO G5, several key differences and similarities stand out:

  • Battery Life and Management: The PRO Plus offers versatility with swappable batteries, while the PRO G5's internal battery is more suited for professional settings.
  • Usage Scenario: The PRO Plus is ideal for individual users, whereas the PRO G5 is designed for clinical or high-usage environments.
  • Weight and Handling: The PRO Plus is lighter, potentially more comfortable for personal use compared to the PRO G5.
  • Technology and Features: Both devices are technologically advanced with similar speeds, attachments, and smart features.

In conclusion, the choice between the Theragun PRO Plus and the Theragun PRO G5 depends on your specific needs. The PRO Plus is excellent for personal use, while the PRO G5 is more suitable for professional environments. Both offer exceptional quality and therapeutic benefits, showcasing Therabody's commitment to wellness and recovery.

PRO Plus

6th Gen (NEW)

6th Generation Theragun PRO Plus

$599 | 3.63 lbs


5th Gen

5th Generation Theragun PRO

$599 | 2.86 lbs


  • Powerful 16mm percussive massage therapy
  • Vibration therapy with 3 vibration speeds:
    47, 50, 53 Hz
  • Heat therapy with 3 temperature levels
    (45°C/113°F, 50°C/122°F, 55°C/131°F)
  • Built-in near infrared LED light therapy
  • Built-in biometric sensor for
    on-device heart rate readings
  • Patented triangle grip to reach
    more of your body than other devices
  • 5 speeds + LCD screen to
    manage massage speed and force
  • Bluetooth connection to the Therabody app
  • Proprietary brushless commercial-grade
    motor with QuietForce Technology™
  • Smart Percussive Therapy with Bluetooth
  • OLED screen
  • Force meter
  • Adjustable arm for full-body reach
  • Wireless charging enabled
  • Theragun Triangle ergonomic handle design
  • Industry-leading 2-year warranty
  • NEW: 4 visual guided routines built directly
    on your device via OLED screen.
    (Sleep, Workout Warm Up, Workout
    Recovery, Theragun Break)
  • NEW: Sustainable packaging that uses 85%
    less plastic than previous generations


  • Theragun PRO Plus Device
  • Built-in LED light therapy
  • Built-in Biometric sensor
  • 5 attachments:
    Standard ball, Dampener, Thumb,
    Wedge, Micro-point
  • Heat therapy attachment
  • Vibration therapy attachment
  • QuietForce solution
  • USB-C charging cable
  • Travel pouch
  • Soft Case
  • USB-C cable and adapter
  • 6 Attachments:
  • Standard Ball, Dampener, Thumb, Wedge,
    SuperSoft, Micro-point
  • Attachment pouch


Customizable speed range
(1750-2400 PPMs)

Customizable speed range
(1750-2400 PPMs)


16 mm

16 mm


60 lbs of no-stall force

60 lbs of no-stall force

Battery Life

Internal lithium-ion battery (150 minutes)
with USB-C fast charging
(Varies with attachments)

Internal lithium-ion battery (150 minutes)
with USB-C fast charging