LifePro Massage Guns Reviews – Sonic and Pulse Massagers 

Lifepro Percussion Massage Guns

December 30, 2019

Massage guns have become extremely popular among therapists, athletes, gym-goers and anyone suffering from muscular pain in recent years. The percussion massage market has been filled with a large number of players, with the quality running the gamut from terrible to fantastic. One of the most popular new entrants to the market is LifePro, who have released a whole line of massage guns. In this article, we take a close look at the LifePro range of massage guns.

About LifePro

LifePro is a manufacturer of rehabilitative training equipment and physical recovery products. They are based in the United States but manufacture their products in China. The range of products produced by LifePro includes the following:

  • Vibration Plates
  • Massage Guns
  • Vibrating Foam Rollers
  • Vibrating Massage Balls

All LifePro products carry a lifetime guarantee.

1. Pulse FX Powerful Rotating Percussion Massage Gun

Key Specs:

  • Power: 2000 mah
  • Speed: 1800, 2400, 3000 RPM
  • Amplitude power: 16mm
  • Battery life: 3-7hrs varies by speed
  • Charge Time: 120-180 min
  • Noise Level: 60DB
  • Weight: 2.2 lbs.
  • Size: 5.5x9.5 inches
  • Heat: No
  • FDA approved
  • Warranty: Lifetime

The LifePro Pulse FX Rotating Percussion Massage Gun is marketed by LifePro as the most powerful massage gun on the market. While a standard percussive gun might give you 10mm of amplitude, the Pulse FX provides you with a massive 16mm. This gun comes with a curved ergonomic handle designed to increase your leverage and provide a more comfortable grip.

The powerful 250 watt motor of the Pulse FX Massage Gun delivers high penetration vibrations and pulses to bring relief to your muscles. The Pulse FX was specifically designed to allow you to reach into the hard to get to parts of your body. The three adjustable angles rotate the massage head every way that you need them to. The pulsing vibrations penetrate deeply into the muscle fascia.

You get four massage heads with the Lifepro Pulse FX to provide you with the variety you need to attack every ache and pain. This massager provides one of the best battery life’s that we have come across at 7 hours. Your purchase provides you with access to a range of training videos. And don’t forget that your purchase is protected by a lifetime warranty.

2. Sonic X Personal Percussion Massage Gun

Key Specs:

  • Power: 2550 mAh
  • Speed: 1400, 1800, 2200, 2600, 3200
  • Amplitude power: 12mm
  • Battery life: 3-6hrs varies by speed
  • Charge time: 120 min
  • Noise Level: 60-70DB
  • Weight: 2.2 lbs.
  • Included Attachments: 4, round, spinal, flat, bullet
  • Size: 5.5x 1.75 inches
  • Heat: No
  • Warranty: Lifetime

The Sonic X sports massager has been specifically designed to boost athletic performance. That makes this the ideal sports recovery and post-workout massager. The gun will create intense vibrations to trigger myofascial release. You get 5 levels of intensity allowing you to adjust it to suit your needs.

The Sonic X sports massager is designed to be used in gym settings. It is specifically made to be whisper-quiet so that you can use it in the gym warmup area. It has single button control, a comfortable grip, and a brushless motor. The powerful 2500 mAh motor guarantees rapid tension relief.

The six-hour battery life on the Sonic X is ideal for travel to and from the gym. You also get a protective carry case. You also get access to the Lifepro training video library.

This massage gun is trusted and recommended by athletes, trainers, and physical therapists.

3. Pulse Deep Tissue Massage Gun

Key Specs:

  • Power: 1500 mAh
  • Speed: 1000-3000rpm
  • Amplitude power: 10mm
  • Battery life: 3hrs varies by speed
  • Charging Time: 90 Min
  • Noise Level: 60-70 DB
  • Included Attachments: 5 - large round, small round, spinal, cone, flat
  • Weight: 1.98 lbs.
  • Size: 7x7x7 inches
  • Heat: No
  • Warranty: Lifetime

The Pulse Deep Massage Gun provides you with an incredible 15 levels of intensity. The robust 1500 mAh motor delivers high penetration vibrations. This massager provides you with an on-screen timer that counts down your target session automatically. An easy to read integrated multi-color digital display provides you with running readouts of your speed, intensity, pressure force, and battery level.

The Pulse Deep Massage Gun comes with two rechargeable batteries. The battery life is three hours, which is considerably less than you get with most of the other massagers in the Lifepro range. You also get a convenient carry case with your purchase. This is another massage gun that is ideal to put in your gym bag. It provides more options than the Sonic X in treating gym induced muscle soreness

4. Sonic Handheld Percussion Massage Gun

Key Specs:

  • Power: 600 mAh
  • Speed: 2800 rpm
  • Amplitude power: 12mm
  • Battery life: 3hrs varies by speed
  • Noise Level: 60-75DB
  • Included Attachments: 5 spinal, bullet, fingertip, round, flat
  • Weight: 2.5 lbs.
  • Size: 10 x7.5 inches
  • Heat: No
  • Warranty: Lifetime

The Sonic Handheld Percussion Massage Gun is designed to rejuvenate sore tissues and aching muscles. Ideal for pre-workout warmups and post-workout muscle recovery, the Sonic will get deep into your muscle tissue to boost your muscle mobility and flexibility by way of trigger point therapy.

The Sonic is the quietest of the six massage guns in the Lifepro range. This makes it the ideal gym companion. You can use it during your warmups without annoying other people and again after your training session to bring relief before you leave the gym. You get about 3 hours of battery life with this one, depending upon the level of intensity that you use.

You get five levels of intensity with the LifePro Sonic Handheld Percussion Massage Gun. On top of that, there are 5 different massage heads to allow you to work the right muscles in just the right way. The varying intensity levels are a low-pressure 20Hz, moderate 30Hz, strong 35Hz, intense 40Hz and the most powerful at 45Hz.

The front LED panel of the Sonic massage gun features the on/off switch and 16.8V charging port. The vibration level switch is located right where your index finger rests on the Sonic power massager for simple and easy usage.

In addition to their impressive lifetime money-back guarantee, Lifepro provides its Guiding Angels program. This provides you with live support and free access to an online video library.

5. Sonic LX Professional Percussion Massage Gun

Key Specs:

  • Power: 2000 mAh
  • Speed: 1800, 2000, 2200, 2400, 2600, 3000, 3200, 3400 rpm
  • Amplitude power: 12mm
  • Battery life: 3-4 hrs varies by speed
  • Charging Time: 180 min
  • Noise Level: 60-75DB
  • Included Attachments: 5, round, spinal, flat, bullet, heated massage
  • Weight: 2.3 lbs.
  • Size: 7 x 11 inches
  • Heat: No
  • Warranty: Lifetime

The Sonic LX Professional Percussion Massage Gun is designed for use by professional trainers, therapists, and chiropractors. It is also perfect for home users who want to get professional quality massage results without having to pay someone else for the privilege. This industrial-strength massager is powered by a heavy-duty 2000 mAh motor and 12 amps to deliver deep tissue penetration.

The percussion speeds of the Sonic LX range from 1800 all the way up to 3400 rpm to provide the pressure that you need for every application. This device is built for on the go treatment, providing you with four hours of life from a single battery charge. This allows you to move from client to client with no worries or interruptions.

Your purchase comes with a protective carry case to securely hold the massage gun and accessories when you are on the go.

6. Sonic FX Heated Percussion Massage Gun

Key Specs:

  • Power: 2600 mAh
  • Speed: 1600, 2000, 2400, 2800, 3200 rpm
  • Amplitude power: 10mm
  • Battery life: 3-5 hrs varies by speed
  • Charging Time: 180 min
  • Noise Level: 60-75 DB
  • Included Attachments: 5, round, spinal, flat, bullet, heated massage
  • Weight: 2.16 lbs.
  • Size: 7 x 10 inches
  • Heat: Yes
  • Warranty: Lifetime

The Sonic FX Heated Percussion Massage Gun is the only massage gun in the Lifepro range to provide you with a built-in heat option. This gun fuses both heat and massage to provide rapid relief for deep tissue pain. You get 5 intensity levels on this percussion massage gun so you can adjust the speed to suit your needs.

You get up to 5 hours of battery life on a single charge with the Sonic FX. Additional battery packs are available for separate purchase.


What is the difference between Sonic X and Sonic handheld personal massager gun?

The Sonic X features an ergonomically designed handle that allows you to exert more pressure in the ‘X’ direction. As a result, you can penetrate more deeply into the tissue. Also, the trigger on the Sonic X sits on top of the gun. Finally, the Sonic X has a non-removable battery, whereas the battery in the Sonic is removable.

Where are Lifepro massage guns manufactured?

All of the massage guns are designed in the United States and made in China.

How loud is the Lifepro Sonic compared to competitors like the Vybe or Theragun?

The Sonic is extremely quiet, with most users reporting that it is quieter than any other massage gun on the market.

Does the Sonic have a brushless motor?

Yes - all of the Lifepro massage guns have a brushless motor.

Final Thoughts:

Lifepro provides the most extensive range of handheld massage guns on the market. You will find a Lifepro massage gun for every application - and every product comes with a lifetime warranty!

About the author 

Kevin Lee

Health and fitness have always been a passion for me; whether its being in the weight room, going for a run before work or even participating in a half iron man triathlon. ShapeJunkie was created to share to knowledge and love of fitness with others.

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