Standing Desk Converters

Overall Best Standing Desk Converters

Overall Best Standing Desk Converters

Call it a desktop workstation, a sit-stand workstation, or a desktop riser, a rose by any other name would smell as sweet. Ah, well, let’s step back from that a bit and just say that some of these products are on the rose spectrum while others may be closer to skunk cabbage. As a…

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Best Sit-Stand Desk Converters Under $350

Best Sit-Stand Desk Converters Under $350

If you're looking for a standing desk converter for under $350, you're in the right place. We've compiled a list of the top 18 models across all model types, including Z-Lifts, X-Lifts, Hovers, Post & Base, and Electric—as long as a desk converter is under $350, it qualifies. Of …

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Top Z-Lift Standup Desk Converters – Experts Review

Top Z-Lift Standup Desk Converters – Experts Review

Call it a desktop workstation, a sit-stand workstation, or a desktop riser, a rose by any other name would smell as sweet. Ah, well, let’s step back from that a bit and just say that some of these products are on the rose spectrum while others may be closer to skunk cabbage. As a…

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Top X-Lift Standing Desk Converters – Expert Reviews

Top X-Lift Standing Desk Converters – Expert Reviews

On cheaper X-Lifts, you’ll see tiny, inexpensive air pistons that aid little in the lifting process and basically put the burden of lifting on you alone. These will likely break sooner than larger, high quality pistons, and the issue is exacerbated when you’re adding multiple mon…

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Top Electric Stand Desk Converters – Experts Review

Top Electric Stand Desk Converters – Experts Review

Most of the electric stand desk converters use a Post & Base structure, which means they come with a monitor post built-in. No need to purchase a monitor arm separately, and that’s part of what accounts for their higher price--as well as the electric motors of course. (Monitor ar…

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The Most Stable Hovering Standing Desk Converters – Experts Review

The Most Stable Hovering Standing Desk Converters – Experts Review

No need to buy an extra monitor arm with a Hover. Their design holds your monitor(s) at a proper height for ergonomic viewing. Most models cost extra for a dual monitor setup; it requires a crossbar that runs along the monitor pole. But these devices are very ergonomically adjust…

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Top Sit-Stand Desk Converters – Post & Base Models – Experts Review

Top Sit-Stand Desk Converters – Post & Base Models – Experts Review

One thing you’ll want to consider when purchasing a Post & Base sit-stand converter is the way it handles your monitors. Can you adjust your monitors up or down on the monitor post? That’s important for finding your sweet spot while standing versus sitting. Can you adjust them ba…

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Top Standing Desk Converters for Corner Spaces – Experts Review

Top Standing Desk Converters for Corner Spaces – Experts Review

Corner standing desk converters feature curved work surfaces that fit optimally on full-sized corner desks and l-desks. Their angled edges fit snugly in the back corner of your desk so you can maximize usable desk space, leaving plenty of room for your papers, devices, and other …

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iMovR ZipLift+ Sit-Stand Converter Review

Extremely stable - rock steady. Tremendous height range adjustability, with infinite stops. Built-in adjustable-angle keyboard tray separates it from 95% of desktop risers on the market. The built-in grommet hole makes it easy to add any monitor arm to achieve an ergonomically pr…

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iMovR ZipLift Corner 42″ Stand Up Desk Converter Review

Extremely stable; extremely ergonomic. Height range adjustability allows for infinite stops and accommodates users up to 6'7". Comes with a built-in adjustable-angle keyboard tray unlike most desk risers on the market. Three built-in grommet holes make it easy to add any monitor …

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ZipLift Standing Desk Converter

Top 8 Factors to Consider When Buying a Convertible Standing Desk

Some manufacturers, perhaps in the efforts to cut costs, stubbornly continue to ignore ergonomics, and very often end up producing products that may cause as many ergonomic problems as they purportedly solve. The effort it takes to find a device that suits your individual anthrop…

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Ziplift+ HD stand up desk converter

iMovR ZipLift+ HD Stand Up Desk Converter Review

Extremely stable; extremely ergonomic. Height range adjustability allows for infinite stops and accommodates users up to 6'7". Comes with a built-in adjustable-angle keyboard tray unlike most desk risers on the market. Three built-in grommet holes make it easy to add any monitor …

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iMovR ZipLift Patriot Standing Desk Converte

iMovR ZipLift Patriot Standing Desk Converter Review

iMovR’s latest standing desk converter is one of the best on the market. However, you’ll pay a premium price for American-made quality. That said, it’s still a better deal than any Varidesk, and the product itself is hard to beat regardless of price. Created in response to persis…

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VariDesk Reviews

VARIDESK Reviews

Varidesk has also stimulated the emergence of some sixty competitors' units, and counting. All of them attacking the market with better mouse traps—be it higher quality, better ergonomics, greater features, or just lower price than the Varidesk models.

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varidesk converter alternative

What Are The Best Varidesk Alternatives?

Thousands of people seek out "varidesk alternatives" in online searches every month, and for good reason. After lab testing dozens of sit-stand converters or staff reviewers make their top three recommendations for the best alternatives to Varidesk's overpriced and antiquated pro…

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Varidesk Pro Plus 36 Electric Standing Desk Converter Review

The Varidesk Pro Plus 36 Electric is one of the best electric standing desk converter we’ve seen in its price range.

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Varidesk Exec 48 Desktop Converter

Varidesk Exec Series Review

The Varidesk desktop converter was released in 2013. At the time, it was heralded for its ease of assembly, stability, and wide work surface. But since then, newer desktop workstations have cropped up with more ergonomic features and improved capabilities. In response, Varidesk h…

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Varidesk Pro Plus Standing Desk Converter Review

Varidesk's original Pro standing desk converter is getting an ergonomic makeover with the introduction of a separate, suspended keyboard platform. This new "Pro Plus" model enhances the ordinary Varidesk with more acceptable ergonomics, while an optional monitor arm provides more…

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Varidesk Soho Sit Stand Workstation Review

Varidesk Laptop 30 Sit Stand Workstation Review

With the smallest footprint of any Varidesk desktop converter, the Laptop 30 is the most compact workstation in Varidesk's catalog. Its height adjustment mechanism looks identical to the easy-to-use lever locking system of the original Varidesk and, unlike other Varidesk models, …

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Varidesk Cube Plus Review

The Cube Plus 40 is another entry in the Varidesk lineup, with the niche of an extra-slim surface and base that will fit smaller spaces like cubicles. It’s a solid choice for a slimmer converter if you’re strapped for space.

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Eureka Standing Desk Converter Reviews

Eureka Standing Desk Converter Reviews

If you’re looking for a Eureka standing desk converter, and you’re trying to decide among all the options, you’re in the right place. We’ve organized all Eureka standing desk converters by price. The lowest cost items come first, with simpler designs and fewer features. They grad…

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Eureka 31.5

Eureka 31.5″ Electric Sit-Stand Converter Review

If you’re looking for an electric standing desk converter and you want the most for your money, the Eureka Sit-Stand Electric is the clear winner. Rolling in at $299, this X-Lift electric has an impressive feature set, including a quiet motor, a deep work surface for larger monit…

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Eureka 46 XL Standing Desk Converter

Eureka 46 XL Standing Desk Converter Review

This 46” XL standing desk converter from Eureka is built with a Z-Lift mechanism (using a patented gas strut), which means its frame takes a Z-shape during the lifting process. Z-Lifts arc out during the lifting process, and sometimes this can introduce instability into the unit.…

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Eureka 36 Gen2 Standing Desk Converter

Eureka 36 Gen2 Standing Desk Converter Review

While Eureka’s 36 Gen2 may come in at a price point higher than similar products such as iMovR’s ZipLift+ and Flexispot’s Classic series, it does offer top-tier build quality that is not found on many standing desk converters. Its silent gas strut lift mechanism, deep work surfac…

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Eureka 28” Corner Standing Desk Converter Review

Probably the best compact corner standing desk converter in the market. Robust build quality, top notch stability, classy finish options, and precision height adjustment. The Eureka 28” Corner Standing Desk Converter is our highest-rated desk converter for placing on small corner…

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Eureka Sit Stand New Generation Converter

Eureka Sit-Stand Desk New Generation (31B) Review

We normally only see this feature on higher end standing desk converters—it’s unprecedented territory for a $199 standing desk converter.

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Eureka Ultra Slim Portable Sit Stand Desk Converte

Eureka Ultra Slim Portable Sit Stand Desk Converter Review

The Eureka Ultra Slim Portable is the simplest design of all the Eureka standing desk converters we’ve reviewed. It is also the least expensive, at $149. What separates the Ultra Slim from other models is that it has a single platform work surface (with no separate keyboard tray)…

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Ergotron-WorkFit-TX

Ergotron WorkFit TX Standing Desk Converter Review

We’ve had the privilege of conducting sneak-peak reviews of Ergotron standing desk converters for the past few years. And our review staff have had the privilege of providing feedback to Ergotron’s product managers ever since they let us evaluate the first prototype of the first …

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Ergotron WorkFit-Z Mini Review

If you're strapped for space and in need of a standing desk converter, this is likely one of the best choices available. It's a niche converter with niche appeal due to its small size and minimal weight lift capacity, but it is well designed and well built.

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Ergotron WorkFit-TLE Standing Desk ConverterReview

We’ve had mostly positive things to say about Ergotron’s WorkFit line of standing desk converters so far, and our hopes are high for the WorkFit-TLE. Its primary distinguishing feature is a dropped keyboard tray that actually sits below your desk surface while the converter is at…

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