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Keiser M3i Studio Plus vs M3i Studio vs M3i Indoor Bike Comparison

Keiser Comparison: M3i Studio Plus vs M3i Studio vs M3i

Comparing Keiser's M Series indoor bike line, as well as their new Studio Display.
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Choosing the right indoor bike can significantly enhance your fitness journey, and Keiser's range of bikes offers some of the most sophisticated options in the market. In this comprehensive guide, we compare the features and functionalities of the Keiser M3i Studio Plus, M3i Studio, and the classic M3i indoor bikes. Each model is designed to cater to different cycling experiences, from the Studio Plus's advanced 4-way handlebar adjustment and 72 gear options to the M3i's classic design with a 24 gear system.

We also dive into the technological aspects, contrasting the innovative Studio Display, featured in both the M3i Studio Plus and M3i Studio, with the M Connect Display of the classic M3i. This comparison will cover everything from connectivity and power source to user experience enhancements like handlebar types, seat adjustments, and resistance mechanisms, ensuring you have all the information you need to select the Keiser bike that best fits your indoor cycling needs.



M Series Indoor Bikes

M3i Studio Plus M3i Studio M3i
M3i Studio Plus M3i Studio M3i
Display: Studio Display Studio Display M Connect Display
Handlebars: Studio Curve Handlebars Studio Align Handlebars Studio Curve Handlebars
Gears: 72 72 24
Handlebar Adjustment: 4-Way Handlebar Adjustment 2-Way Handlebar Adjustment 4-Way Handlebar Adjustment
Seat Adjustment: 4-Way Seat Adjustment 4-Way Seat Adjustment 4-Way Seat Adjustment
Resistance Type: Magnetic Resistance Magnetic Resistance Magnetic Resistance
Power: Generator Power Generator Power 2 AA Battery Power
Height Range: 4'10" - 7' 5'- 6'2" 4'10" - 7'
Max User Weight: Up to 350 Lbs. Up to 350 Lbs. Up to 350 Lbs.
Model Number: Model 5509 Model 5508 Model 5507


M Series Displays

Studio Display M Connect Display
Studio Display M Connect Display
Connectivity
Connectivity: Wireless connectivity via ANT+, Bluetooth 4.0 (CSCS, FTMS, CPS, Keiser Proprietary) Wireless connectivity
Receive HR: ANT+, Bluetooth 5 KHz/GymLink
Send HR: Bluetooth Wirelessly
Data Displayed
Power Accuracy: TUV certified TUV certified
Training Modes: Center display with % of FTP, % of HRmax, METs (Metabolic Equivalents), Speed None
Other Metrics: Watts, RPM, KCal, Duration, Trip Distance, Heart Rate, Gear Watts, RPM, KCal, Duration, Trip Distance, Heart Rate, Gear
Bike Data: Odometer, Bike ID Odometer, Bike ID
Gears: 72 24
Other Features
Display Color: Ride by Color™ LCD display in FTP and Heart Rate training modes with progress bar and zone number Black-and-white numeric LCD display
Metrics: Personalized metrics based your profile data (weight, FTP, HRmax) Standard metrics
Personal Profile Memory: Optional for home users No
Reset Metrics: Yes No
Power: Generator with super capacitor 2 AA batteries
Interval Metrics: Start and stop interval metrics (no delay) Start and stop interval metrics
Backlight: Auto backlight display Auto backlight display