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The Flex Mini® vs. Vibra Pro 5500

The Vibra Pro Company is an equipment manufacturer whose specialty is the production of whole body vibration apparatuses. Whole body vibration involves providing a platform on which a user stands. This platform is vibrated in multiple directions many times a minute. One such Vibra Pro whole body vibration apparatuses is the Vibra Pro 5500. Equipment such as the Vibra Pro 5500 are said to provide a host of potential benefits, from improved fitness results to relaxation and various other health improvement benefits. The results will vary depending on whether the user merely stands on the platform or he or she actually performs various upper and lower body exercises while the device is vibrating. The Vibra Pro 5500 appears to offer multiple preset programs and variable intensity controls.

People who are interested in purchasing the Vibra Pro 5500 can visit an online retailer known as Slimvibes. They currently charge $1999 for the Vibra Pro 5500. Shipping is included in the price for consumers who live in Canada and the contiguous United States. Slimvibes does not ship elsewhere. The Vibra Pro 5500 is accompanied by a bonus training poster. It is also covered by a five year limited warranty and a 7 day satisfaction guarantee.

 The Flex MIniVibra Pro 5500
How much does it cost?The Flex Mini costs $199.99.$1,999 Shipping and handling is free within Canada and the continental U.S.
Does it require assembly?No, the Flex mini does not require assembly. It comes ready to go.Not specified.
Are there any 3rd party clinical trials to back up the claims?YES there was a very comprehensive clinical study conducted. The results showed that 100% of users said it worked in some way. 92% said it was easy to fit into their daily return. 90% were more toned and firmed.YES. There appear to be a number of studies performed with whole body vibration technology.
Is it FDA cleared? Please note that most products are not required to be FDA Cleared. This is a status that makes the Flex Mini unique.Yes Ė the Flex Mini is the first and currently the only of its kind to be cleared by the FDA for Toning, Tightening and Lifting the Butt and Backs of the Thighs.NO. Yet FDA clearance is not required for the Vibra Pro 5500.
Do you need exercise while using it?NO. You put the FLEX MINI on, turn it on, and it does all the work for you using electronic muscle stimulation to perfectly contract and work all the muscles in your butt and backs of the thighs.YES and NO. Your benefits will vary depending on whether you exercise with the device or merely stand on it.
Do you need to focus on your form?No you donít need to even think about form. The FLEX MINI keeps track of the intensity and duration of the concentrated muscle contractions for you.YES. Exercise performed on the Vibra Pro 5500 should be done according to instructions.
When can you use it?You can get a concentrated rear end workout while you are doing your make-up, at work, watching TV, surfing the net, folding laundry, cooking, talking on the phone, helping the kids with their homework...virtually anywhere and anytime.During your set workout times.
Can you tone other parts of the body?YES, you can add accessories to your order that are specifically designed and fitted to be worn on other parts of the body. There is one for the stomach and another for the arms. These accessories are individually FDA Cleared for toning, strengthening, and firming their specific body parts. Click here to learn more about the Flex Range of products.YES. The Vibra Pro 5500 is designed to provide generalized benefits.
Is it portable? How big is it?YES, is it very portable. It is about the size of a pair of shorts. It comes with a free travel pouch and weighs less than one poundNO. This apparatus is over four and a half feet tall.
Is it discreet?YES, the Mini is very fitted to the buttocks and back of the thighs and not bulky in any way. The remote is very small and tucks away in a small pouch on the side. You can wear it discretely under clothing and while doing virtually anything.NO. You will not go unnoticed while using the Vibra Pro 5500.
Does it require hard work or motivation?NO, you do not need to exercise or break a sweat during a toning session. You donít need to find time for the gym and it requires no energy to give your entire rear end a very concentrated workout.YES and NO. Consistent exercise is not required. Yet you will receive more benefits if you do follow a regimen.
Does it require batteries?No. It comes with a rechargeable power supply unit.NO. This is a plug-in apparatus.
What is the "Satisfaction Guarantee" period?For a full 60-Days any order can be returned for a full refund.7 Days
What is the "Product Warranty" period?If there is any problem with your Flex Mini it can be exchanged for a new unit for a full Two Years from your original purchase date.Five year limited
Do they ship internationally?YES. The FLEX Mini is currently shipped to over 100 countries. Check our order page for a list of all the countries we ship to.Continental U.S. and Canada only.
Do they have toll free ordering and customer service?YES: (800) 222-7154. Our friendly customer service staff is available to help you between 9am Ė 6pm MST.YES
Is there bonus material with your order?YES! Your Flex Mini Order Comes with a full 1-Year subscription presented by our sponsors to either Fitness or Elle magazines (A Retail Value of $50!).Training Poster (value unknown)
What is the delivery time for domestic orders?1 week or less.Not specified