Desktop Converter

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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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 reviews

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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Versa Standing Desk Converter

Versadesk Power Pro Standing Desk Converter Review

Our biggest concern with this product is its fully-exposed scissor lift mechanism, and consequently user safety. The scissor lift creates some pinch points that can pose a safety risk because the forces are high enough to produce serious pinch/sever injury.

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Ergo Desktop Wallaby Desktop Converter

ErgoDesktop Wallaby Desktop Riser Review

The Wallaby is Ergo Desktop's budget-class alternative to their successful Kangaroo sit stand workstation. It's based on the same design, sporting the same free-standing steel base, impressive weight capacity, and peerless stability, but without the gas-assisted monitor lift mech…

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Fellowes Extend Standing Desk Workstation

Fellowes Extend Sit Stand Workstation Review

The Lotus Extend Stand Workstation from Fellowes is currently under evaluation. This is one of the new entrants in the hover category of standing desk converters. This page includes basic product information. It will updated with a full review once our review process is comple…

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Fellowes sit standing workstation

Fellowes Lotus Sit Stand Workstation Review

The Lotus Sit Stand Workstation from Fellowes is currently under evaluation. This is one of the new entrants in the Z-lift category of standing desk converters.

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Lift Desktop Riser, Standing Desk Converter

Lift Standing Desk Conversion Kit Review

Review Coming Soon! See our comprehensive Comparison Review of Standing Desk Converters in the meantime for our take on the top products in the market.

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Varidesk Review

Vari Cube Corner Corner Standing Desk Converter Review

The Varidesk Cube Corner is purpose-built to fit inside the confines of a small corner desk. Its triangular work surface fits snugly into any cubicle corner while still providing plenty of user space, and its suspended keyboard tray extends the distance between your monitors and…

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AirRise Pro Standing Desk Converter

AirRise Pro Standing Desk Converter Review

The AirRise Pro Standing Desk Converter is currently under evaluation. This page includes basic product information. It will updated with a full review once our review process is complete.

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Hover Helium Junior, Right Angle

Helium Junior Standing Desk Converter Review

For range of motion, you can’t beat a Hover style desktop riser. The Helium Junior is high quality, compact, and fits snugly in smaller work spaces. It offers a decent range of height adjustability, with separate monitor height adjustability (always a nice thing). But its overall…

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Helium Standing Desk Converter

RightAngle Helium Standing Desk Converter Review

From its $549 price tag to its freestanding, heavy-duty design, the Hover Helium clearly takes aim against industry leader Kangaroo. It has many of the Kangaroo's beloved features—simple, clamp-free installation; an expansive work surface; and a smooth, silent gas-assisted lift m…

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VariDesk Reviews and Alternatives

VariDesk Reviews

An early innovator in this category, VariDesk has since fallen behind other newer and more exciting product offerings from faster competitors, and so we have re-scored our review with deference to new competitors such as Ergotron, iMovR, Flexispot and a few dozen more that have s…

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