Smith Machine Squat vs Vertical Leg Press

Overall comparison

The daily number of smith machine squat lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of vertical leg press lifts.

Metric Smith Machine Squat Vertical Leg Press Difference Percent
Daily count 17 12 ↑5 ↑42%
Total lifts entered 17 97,872 ↓97,855 ↓99.98%

Male comparison

The average smith machine squat entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average vertical leg press.

The bodyweight of men entering smith machine squat lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering vertical leg press lifts.

Metric Smith Machine Squat Vertical Leg Press Difference Percent
Average lift 261.3 lb 489.2 lb ↓227.8 lb ↓47%
Elite lift 469.9 lb 944.4 lb ↓474.4 lb ↓50%
Average bodyweight 167.9 lb 176.7 lb ↓8.8 lb ↓5%
Lifts analysed 494 7,560 ↓7,066 ↓93%

Female comparison

The average smith machine squat entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average vertical leg press.

The bodyweight of women entering smith machine squat lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering vertical leg press lifts.

Metric Smith Machine Squat Vertical Leg Press Difference Percent
Average lift 152.1 lb 316.3 lb ↓164.2 lb ↓52%
Elite lift 294.8 lb 660.6 lb ↓365.8 lb ↓55%
Average bodyweight 135.7 lb 146.6 lb ↓10.9 lb ↓7%
Lifts analysed 131 2,609 ↓2,478 ↓95%