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Arnold Press vs Dumbbell Shoulder Press

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Overall comparison

The daily number of arnold press lifts entered on Strength Level is less than the daily number of dumbbell shoulder press lifts.

Metric Arnold Press Dumbbell Shoulder Press Difference Percent
Daily count 63 662 ↓599 ↓90%
Total lifts entered 8,464 297,080 ↓288,616 ↓97%

Male comparison

The average arnold press entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average dumbbell shoulder press.

The bodyweight of men entering arnold press lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering dumbbell shoulder press lifts.

Metric Arnold Press Dumbbell Shoulder Press Difference Percent
Average lift 57.3 lb 71.7 lb ↓14.4 lb ↓20%
Elite lift 114.4 lb 133.3 lb ↓18.9 lb ↓14%
Average bodyweight 171.4 lb 172.5 lb ↓1.1 lb ↓1%
Lifts analysed 2,572 91,664 ↓89,092 ↓97%

Female comparison

The average arnold press entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average dumbbell shoulder press.

The bodyweight of women entering arnold press lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering dumbbell shoulder press lifts.

Metric Arnold Press Dumbbell Shoulder Press Difference Percent
Average lift 28.9 lb 34.1 lb ↓5.3 lb ↓15%
Elite lift 56 lb 66.7 lb ↓10.8 lb ↓16%
Average bodyweight 139.8 lb 141 lb ↓1.2 lb ↓1%
Lifts analysed 414 12,226 ↓11,812 ↓97%

More comparisons

Compare arnold press versus one of the following exercises:

Dumbbell Bench Press Dumbbell Curl Dumbbell Shoulder Press Incline Dumbbell Bench Press Dumbbell Row Dumbbell Lateral Raise Dumbbell Hammer Curl Goblet Squat Dumbbell Fly Incline Dumbbell Curl Dumbbell Shrug Dumbbell Tricep Extension Dumbbell Lunge Dumbbell Concentration Curl Dumbbell Front Raise Lying Dumbbell Tricep Extension Dumbbell Bulgarian Split Squat Dumbbell Pullover Dumbbell Reverse Fly Incline Dumbbell Fly Decline Dumbbell Bench Press

See also

Dumbbell Shoulder Press vs Arnold Press Arnold Press Standards Dumbbell Shoulder Press Standards