Office Chair Ergonomic Reviews and Ratings
Which are the best ergonomic office chairs?
To qualify for the best office chair ergonomic ratings, we evaluated the best selling chairs in the market. We considered their ergonomic features, the price and the feedback of previous customers.
Ergonomic Office Chair Ratings
There is a variety of ergonomic office chairs available; but broadly categorizing them they usually comprise of ergonomic desk/ task chairs, ergonomic executive chairs, kneeling ergonomic chairs and ergonomic ball chairs.
Ergo Value Mesh Chair
1. Ergo Value Mesh Mid-Back Task Chair, by EQA Home.
It is an ideal task chair for use at office and at home. It has a tilt, swivel and tension control mechanism which is synchronized for a comfortable seating.
This chair has molded foam cushions for the seat which are covered with an elastic fabric. Its backseat is made of mesh allowing for better ventilation.This also has task chair has adjustable armrests with durable polyurethane padding.
Price is around $160
Customer reviews: Customers seem very happy and satisfied with this chair though some complained that the assembly instructions could have been clearer.
Rating: 5 out of 5 Stars
2. Executive High-Back Office Chair Ergonomic Mesh Fabric, by Lorell
Executive High-Back Mesh Chair
This nicely designed ergonomic office chair supports the natural curve of your back. This chair ergonomic meets the CA117 fire retardant standard.
It provides adjustment features in height and width for the arms. It has a pneumatic adjustment for seat-height and back height and including a 360-degree swivel. Moreover, there is a tilt and asynchronous three-lever control in this ergonomic office chair.
The backrest is mesh which helps in ventilation. You can very easily adjust it to match your body contour to give back support. If you sit a lot at your desk, this makes a great ergonomic chair.
Price is around $439 (but recently discounted to be less than $439)
Customer reviews: Customers who sit a lot at their workstations like gamers, software programmers loved this. Some even say it is their new "throne". Customers who used to buy Aeron chairs which are over $700 are very happy with this price and say they are great value for money.
There are minor complaints which actually personal preference. For instance, some prefer their casters wheels to have more friction and said it works better without its armrests (which are removable).
Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Stars
3. Office Chair - Ergonomic Executive Office High Back Mesh, by Flash Furniture
Ergonomic Executive Office
Another good example of an office chair (ergonomic) is the High Back Ergonomic Executive Office Chair by Flash Furniture.
There are three levers on this chair. They provide tilt movement of the base, vertical movement of the base and reclining motion at the back of the chair.
This office chairs' ergonomic excellent features include adjustable seat tilt, adjustable back and adjustable seat height.
The height of the chair's back is easily adjustable as well as the angle for how far it be leaned on.
The armrests are movable too. The seat height of this ergonomic chair is ideal for people with long legs.
The cushions on the seat and at the back are very comfortable and highly suitable for prolonged sitting.
Price is around $289 (but currently discounted to be less)
Customer reviews: Consumers who are tall, or at least 6 feet and above seem to really like this chair. They especially like its lumbar support, and many say their backs have improved.
There were a handful of complaints by office chair ergonomic reviewers that the quality is not exactly luxurious, probably compared to the Aeron Miller Chair or Herman Miller Chair.
Rating: 4 out of 5 Stars
Features of Best Office Chair Ergonomic Reviews
If you are unable to get a hold of these chairs because of where you live, here is a helpful guide on how to choose an ergonomic chair (to whatever the shops have in your city or country)
Use them as a guide to pick out the best chair.
The best ergonomic chairs should have
- A stable and sturdy base as to prevent tilting of the chair.
- Five legs with a pinwheel-like base. The swivel should allow you to rotate around without stressing yourself.
- The seat depth should let the back lean against the backrest.
- The seat height should be adjustable.
- Seat should be made out of a breathable material for ventilation.
- these chairs should have an adjustable seat height so that your thighs are horizontally placed with lower legs in vertical position and feet flat on the floor.
- The lumbar adjustment should support the curve of the back. (Though you can always opt to purchase additional ergonomic back supports).
Read more about choosing the right ergonomic chair for your body.
They should allow you to sit in an upright body position.
The height of the chair should allow your elbows to be level to the desk. Your feet should be resting on the ground or a foot stool at a 90 degree angle.
These chairs should support your back especially the lumbar area.
The Alternative Office Chair Ergonomic Brief Reviews
Kneeling Posture Chair
Kneeling ergonomic chairs are highly suitable for office work. By placing your weight on the knees and lower legs, this releases the pressure placed on the neck and back.
It is quite normal for people to doubt the effectiveness of this chair. However, once they try and feel the relief of their back pain, there is a tendency for them to become fans.
There are also those who use it for small bouts of time, which seems to be effective too.
If you want to try a kneeling ergonomic chair, opt for Wooden Wooden Ergonomic Kneeling Posture Office Chair [WL-SB-101-GG] by Office Furniture in a Flash. It would allow you to sit straight up engaging your core.
Its design is such that you can adjust the height of the seat as well as the pitch or tilt of the seat.
DynaFlex Ball Chair
Ergonomic ball chair is an innovative chair.Though it looks a little strange, it has a good impact on your body. Stiffness in the back, spinal misalignment and various other health issues can be prevented through its use. There are many good ergonomic ball chairs available in the market; the DynaFlex BC0320 Ball Chair with Base by Dynaflex is one of them. It has some fabulous features.
It serves as a fitness chair which helps burn off calories, and work your core muscles while sitting to improve your posture.
It promotes a healthy sitting position. This ball chair improves the circulation in the body and prevents back stiffness and fatigue. It will keep your body aligned thus relieving stress and tension on the back. This ergonomic office chair enhances core stability, core strength and balance.
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