UPDESK Home Electric Adjustable Standing Desk Review
Lately we've seen some standing desk manufacturers releasing "Home Edition" products that aim to reel in low-budget buyers with an ad for an unrealistically inexpensive desk. The trend starter was Autonomous with their SmartDesk 2 Home Edition Standing Desk, using this single-stage, single-motor version ($348) to lure consumers to their website, where most end up buying the more expensive Business Edition. The ol' bait-and-switch.
UPDESK Pro Commercial-Grade Electric Adjustable Standing Desk Review
Ironically, while UpDesk calls its higher-end model "commercial grade," it's the corporate buyers that demand the greatest stability, need the greatest range in decor options, and have the desire to eliminate installation costs on new standing desks, which is the Pro model's exact shortfalls. With its limited size and color offerings and involved installation the UpDesk Pro seems to be more of a "premium home" unit than a true commercial-grade standing desk offering.
Elevate II Adjusta Stand Up Desk Review
Anthro's Elevate II Adjusta is a promising new entry in the adjustable-height desk field. Its unique split-top design permits both new ergonomic flexibility and extra height adjustment.
The Adjusta is actually one of two adjustable-height desks we from Anthro Furniture that we are evaluating right now, the other being their more conventional Elevate II desk. Anthro specializes in tech-enabled tables and benches for the medical and education sectors, and we're excited to see their new entries in the office furniture category. We have just assembled both desks in our testing labs, and we'll have reviews of each available soon. While we work on our definitive analysis, here are some of [...]