UMAY Under Desk Treadmill Review: (2021 Update)

Walk while working with the UMAY Under Desk Treadmill

What qualities would you expect of an office or home treadmill—portable, quiet, easy-to-use?

If you want an office or home treadmill, and these factors matter to you (of course, they should), then a UMAY Under Desk treadmill should be at the top of your considerations.

Built for walking and light jogging, the UMAY Under Desk Treadmill, Model 508, is UMAY’s top-of-the-line office and home treadmill. Designed with simplicity and convenience in mind, you can always catch a few minutes workout time, whether it means squeezing it out from your rest time at home or stealing it from your work schedule. Every time is gym time!

Read our review to get to know the UMAY Under Desk Treadmill better.

We will now go over favorite features and address a few concerns. By the conclusion of this review, you will understand why we picked the UMAY Under Desk 508 Treadmill as a top choice for treadmills that offer the best convenience for office and home use—at a great price.

Model Overview

The UMAY Under Desk Treadmill comes with dimensions 57.9” L x 23.6” W x 5.9” H, which makes it relatively small and the perfect model for small spaces. It weighs approximately 72.8 lbs, which makes it easy to handle, carry, or store away without an extra pair of hands to help. A folding design of dimensions 57.3” L x 23.6” W x 8.9” H allows for saving saver convenience in small spaces like a corner, closet, or even under the bed, working table, and/or office desk, just as the name already suggests. These qualities make the UMAY Under Desk Treadmill a compact and portable treadmill.

With a maximum speed of 4 mph, motor strength of 1.5 HP, an impact-absorbing surface, and weight-bearing capacity of 198 lbs, this treadmill can easily be described as a low-intensity, shock absorber, noise-free, and sturdy machine. What do these mean for you?

  • The low-intensity speed level makes it ideal for walking, jogging, and light running.
  • The shock-absorbing surface protects your ankles, knees, and lower back from injuries.
  • The noise-cushioning running surface cancels out footfall noise.
  • The silent motor offers a noiseless workout which means you won’t have to worry about disturbing coworkers or family members.

The UMAY Under Desk Treadmill also has sophisticated features such as a remote control that allows you to change settings to preference; a voice-activation feature that lets you voice out commands mid-session; an LED display that shows data readings for speed, distance, time, and calories burned; a Bluetooth mobile-compatible property; and a Sports App that helps you plan, record, and track your fitness progress as well as share with other like-minded users.

At the end of your workout, you can fold and roll the device easily on its sturdy dual wheels to the desired storage space where you tuck it away in a closet, corner, under the bed, or desk.

The UMAY Under Desk Treadmill comes at a reasonable price tag, which makes it a highly sought-after treadmill for home and office use.

Who can Use?

Built for convenience, simplicity, and ease of use, the UMAY Under Desk Treadmill is perfect for the following user types or purposes:

Office or home user

With a small, sleek, and lightweight design, the UMAY Under Desk Treadmill can fit into most small space in your home or office space. As the name implies, this space-saving, an under-desk treadmill can conveniently lie underneath your working desk, table, or bed until when needed. The treadmill also has a noise-suppressing deck and a silent belt which will keep your environment quiet and non-disruptive to coworkers or members of your household.


The treadmill’s portable and foldable frame makes it an ideal choice for anyone who needs to go around the inconvenience of not being able to maintain a regular exercise routine because of regular traveling schedule or the inconvenience of being on transit. These may be travelers, commuters, tourists, campers, and so on.

Light workouts

This under-desk treadmill is used for walking, jogging, and perhaps, light running. This makes it ideal for people who may need light workouts such as beginners, office workers, beginners, therapy patients, and/or persons with some physical condition.

Low-budget buyer

The UMAY Under Desk Treadmill comes at a low price. For those who want a good balance between top performance and affordability, this treadmill is a good consideration.


Specs Rundown

  • Model: UMAY Under Desk Treadmill 508
  • Rating: 4.7/5 (94%)
  • Dimensions: 57.9” L x 23.6” W x 5.9” H
  • Foldable: YES
  • Folding dimensions: 57.3” L x 23.6” W x 8.9” H
  • Display: Speed, Time, Distance, mode, and calories burned
  • Net weight: 72.8 lbs
  • Weight capacity: 198 lbs
  • Running surface: 45.3” L x 16.1” W
  • Belt thickness: 0.06”
  • Speed: 1-4 mph
  • Motor: 1.5 HP
  • Built-in programs: 12
  • Quick controls: YES
  • Package included: 1x Treadmill, 1x Remote Controller, 1x Silicone Oil, Tools & User Manual
  • Price: $300-$400

Key Features Description

We singled out the following key features for more description. We like them, and we feel you would too.

LED display

LED screen display helps you monitor data readings for speed, time, distance, mode, and calories burned so that you can measure workout progress every step of the way.

Remote control

With the remote control, you can change settings and data at any time. The treadmill also has a unique ability to stop emergencies instantly as they come up. Voice-activated control makes for ease and convenience of use. You can issue commands on the go, without having to pause your session for adjustments.

Bluetooth & Sports App

The treadmill features a Bluetooth mobile compatibility and pad connection Gift APP. These allow you to experience simulated outdoor scenery indoors with a wide variety of stimulating views and to connect with other like-minded fitness enthusiasts.

Additionally, the Sports App feature helps you make your fitness plans and record your workout data or progress.

Transport wheels

Two strong front wheels at the base help you easily move the treadmill to any desired workout or storage space.

Portable & compact

With full dimensions 57.9” L x 23.6” W x 5.9” H and folding measurements 57.3” L x 23.6” W x 8.9” H, this under desk treadmill can be described as small, portable, and compact. This makes it fun to handle, convenient to move, and easy to store.

Robust & durable

The treadmill is strong and durable. It weighs 72.8 lbs and supports up to 198 lbs. As long as you maintain its original essence as a walking or jogging treadmill, you can use it for many years to come without breakdown.

Easy to store

This mini treadmill is easy to handle and store, due to its small, compact, and light build. After use, you can fold to further reduce the size. Transport wheels allow you to easily push to convenient storage space where you can stand it against a wall; in a corner; under the bed, working table or desk—just about any space!

Space saver

The treadmill is light and foldable. After your workout session or when not in use, it folds into a small, compact unit with dimensions 57.3” L x 23.6” W x 8.9” H. This makes it easy to store even in the smallest spaces.

Large running surface

The running surface measures 45.3” L x 16.1” W. For a walking or jogging treadmill, this size is big enough to ensure safety and comfort. You don’t have to worry about stepping wrongly or skidding off the surface.

Anti-slip technology

The anti-slip silicone design adds texture to the running surface, offering a safe and comfortable workout experience.

Shock absorbing technology/low-impact design

Built-in shock absorption technology reduces the impact on your ankles, knees, and other body joints, providing a safe and comfortable workout experience. Thanks to the multi-layer surface technology which comes in five 5 layers:

  • Anti-slip/wear-resistant surface
  • Sound insulation layer
  • The high strength support layer
  • Shock absorbing layer
  • Compression layer
  • Noiseless deck/cushion flex whisper deck

Cushion flex whisper deck absorbs and insulates noise and sound vibrations from your footfalls, providing a quiet workout session so that you don’t disturb other people around.

Adjustable speed option

This smart treadmill has 6-speed options adjustable to suit your desired workout intensity levels or physical condition. The maximum speed is 4 MPH. You can go at it slowly after a meal; jog mildly for pleasure or cardio improvement, or go a bit faster for quicker calories burn.

12 Customizable programs

12 programs can make your exercise session highly effective.

Powerful & quiet motor

The sturdy 1.5 HP motor supports built-in programs of all intensities and speeds of all levels. Train for speed, strength, cardio, or burn calories—and never worry about noise!

The motor sound is so hushed that people around won’t be disturbed, making the UMAY Under Desk Treadmill suitable for your home, office, or anywhere.


With foldable dimensions 57.3” L x 23.6” W x 8.9” H, the UMAY treadmill allows for easy storage in limited spaces.

Fully assembled

The device’s base arrives fully assembled. Unbox your package, quickly assemble remaining parts, move on transport wheels to workout space, and start using. The delivered package includes 1x Remote Controller, 1x Silicone Oil, Tools, and User Manual.

Pros and Cons


  • LED display for data readings
  • Remote control for easy command
  • Bluetooth & Sports App for more engagement
  • Transport wheels for easy mobility
  • Portable & compact for easy handling, moving, and storage
  • Robust & durable which makes it a great long-term investment
  • Space saver design
  • Large running surface
  • Anti-slip technology
  • Cushioned deck for shock absorbance
  • Noiseless deck
  • Adjustable speed option for more or less intensity
  • 12 Customizable programs
  • Powerful but quiet motor
  • Foldable
  • Preassembled upon arrival


  • Only for walking and light jogging
  • Not ideal for high-intensity training
  • Mini treadmill

Programs & Applications

UMAY Under Desk Treadmill has a built-in 12 workout programs designed by trained and certified exercise experts. Each program is expected to help you fulfill all the basic goals a treadmill is meant to serve: strength, endurance, aerobic, and balance training.

The treadmill is essentially built for:

  • Walking
  • Mild jogging

If you want, you can also use it for light running.


UMAY Under Desk Treadmill sells in the category of treadmills below $500 price. These are treadmills at the cheapest end of the market. However, this does not in any way undermine this treadmill.

At around $300-$400, the price range is reasonable. The model in this range still offers all the useful qualities a good treadmill should have. And when we consider its unique benefits such as portable convenience, ease of use, quiet workout capacity, and space saver design, then it’s a great buy.

Final Words

The UMAY Under Desk Treadmill is the perfect treadmill spec for office or home use. If you want a treadmill that can give you on-the-go workout convenience—anytime, anywhere—then the UMAY Under Desk Treadmill should rank high in your list of considerations. This mini frame treadmill is built for light use, ideally walking and mild jogging. If you plan for running, sprinting, interval training, or any other high-intensity workout, the UMAY Under Desk Treadmill may not be for you.

Small, light, and compact, it makes for easy handling and storage. After use, it can be folded up and easily stored away in almost any space.

To crown it all, the UMAY Under Desk Treadmill is a great treadmill investment with a justified price tag.

If the stated features and qualities matter to you, then go for it!

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