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Gaming Chair Advice

What Gaming Chairs Do Pros Use?

Hard-core gamers spend long hours every day in a gaming chair. These users know which chairs support posture with the best comfort and durability. Read this article to model yourself after the pros. Learn which chairs can take a heavy beating while giving solid return for investment.

Do Gaming Chairs Make a Difference?

A good gaming chair makes a difference by protecting your body and supporting your muscles. Sitting with good posture and an aligned spine will keep your body in prime condition. It will also protect against any long-term injuries.

Gaming Chairs vs Office Chairs Compared

An in-depth analysis and comparison of gaming chairs versus office chairs. While office chairs are cheap simple afterthoughts, gaming chairs are stunning conversation pieces that offer some serious life benefits.

Gaming chair benefits for everyone

Get a big-picture view of the massive health and lifestyle benefits you can enjoy after investing in a high quality gaming chair. Learn how gaming chairs counteract the effects of sloppy sitting habits. Support good posture, boost energy levels and gain a performance edge at work.

Are Gaming Chairs Worth It?

Office chairs chairs are cheap and simple. Gaming chairs are packed with features but much more expensive. This article breaks down why gaming chairs are well worth the investment, especially when compared to office chairs.

How long do gaming chairs last?

Team ChairsFX have been using gaming chairs for four years. Our senior editor is on his second gaming chair, so he shares from direct experience how long a DXRacing gaming chair should last.

The Ultimate Gaming Chair Sizing Guide

Gaming chairs come in three basic sizes: small, medium and large. The point of a gaming chair is to ensure proper posture while sitting. To get the best ergonomic benefits, you should choose the right size. This guide explains more about the size ranges and what dimensions to look out for.

Are Gaming Chairs Good for Your Back?

Gaming chairs are good for your back. That's because they support good posture for long hours of sitting. Learn how gaming chairs support the back, and what benefits emerge as a result.

Cheap vs expensive gaming chairs compared

Expensive gaming chairs cost more than $400. Many cheap gaming chairs cost less than $200. Both offer similar quality back support. So what's the...

Gaming chair user guide: optimize your ergonomics

Most gaming chairs ship with thin user manuals. So how do you use a gaming chair? What are the different settings for? What’s the point of the pillows? This gaming chair user guide fills the information gap. Keep reading to learn how to get the most value out of your chair.

Gaming chair shopping guides

Best Gaming Chairs for Small Sizes and Short People

ChairsFX reviews the top five gaming chairs designed for petite women, kids and other small bodied users. These premium chairs all provide excellent ergonomic support that's specially tailored to suit small body sizes.

The Sturdiest Gaming Chairs for Heavyweights

Heavyweight users over 350 pounds need extra reinforcement to sit in a gaming chair for long hours. This shopping guide reviews five models that support up to 400 pounds. Of these these models offer heavy users all of the ergonomic benefits that gaming chairs provide.

Best gaming chair accessories for optimal ergonomics

After buying a new gaming chair and breaking it in, you may find something lacking. Don't worry. Stools, footrests, armpad rests and more can help. Check these gaming chair accessories to add more ergonomic potency to your workspace.

Roundup of the best expensive gaming chairs

This mega guide reviews the 10 best expensive gaming chairs in the world. Ranging in price from $550 to $300, these top models are made by the most trusted brands and offer the height of luxury.

Best affordable gaming chairs under $300

Gaming chairs were first created to support hard-core gamers during marathon sessions. The idea caught on because not only gamers spend long periods sitting....

Best Cheap Gaming Chairs under $200

This mega buying guide looks at the best budget gaming chairs in the industry. For this review, 'budget' means everything priced between $200 to $60. This guide reviews the top brands and also the top gaming chairs across the entire budget range. If you are looking for a cheap gaming chair, read this guide.

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Hot gaming chair reviews

Secretlab Titan 2020 Series Gaming Chair Review

The Secretlab Titan is the top rated gaming chair on this website. It's a sleek, luxurious chair with dense padding and soft faux leather upholstery. There's an internal lumbar knob on the side - turn it to expand or compress the lumbar support. This provides stellar ergonomics for long hours of sitting. If you're looking for the best high end gaming chair on the market, read this review.

Homall Executive Gaming Chair Review

This brand review looks at the best Homall gaming chairs. These Chinese-made DXracer clones all cost less than $150 and offer a decent gaming chair experience with sufficient back support, although they seem a bit flimsy. Expect great comfort and solid features but mediocre durability.

DXracer Drifting Series Gaming Chair Review

The DXracer Drifting Series is an upgraded racing chair modified for desk workers. it provides a fluffy padded seat with superb ergonomic back support. The styling is subtle enough to look great in the home office or the boardroom.

Noblechairs HERO gaming chair review: firm, precise, elegant

The Noblechairs HERO is a high end gaming chair with similar features as the Secretlab Titan. The HERO offers an internal lumbar, extra wide seat and 4D adjustable armrests. It also comes with perforated PU leather that is durable and breathable. Keep reading for an in-depth look at the Noblechairs HERO.

Clutch Chairz Throttle Series: sporty, luxurious, expensive

The Clutch Chairz Throttle Series is one of the pricier gaming chairs in the premium range. PewDiePie made this model popular by using it in his videos. But these chairs are not expensive because of PewDiePie. They cost more because they use high quality materials that provide top-tier luxury. Read the full review.

Secretlab Omega 2020 Series Gaming Chair Review

The Secretlab Omega is one of three gaming chairs in the Secretlab product line. It's the mid-sized option, supporting users up to 5'11" and 240 pounds - on paper. In reality it's a compact chair with a snug fit that locks in optimal posture. It's a serious chair, better suited to ambitious pros than casual gamers.

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Best gaming chair accessories for optimal ergonomics

After buying a new gaming chair and breaking it in, you may find something lacking. Don't worry. Stools, footrests, armpad rests and more can help. Check these gaming chair accessories to add more ergonomic potency to your workspace.

Gaming chair discounts: Black Friday 2019 and beyond

Preceding Black Friday 2019 on Nov. 29 are myriad gaming chair discounts. After are plenty more for Cyber Monday and Christmas. From Nov. to Dec. 2019, we review daily and update when necessary with the most relevant gaming chair deals.

Best affordable gaming chairs under $300

Gaming chairs were first created to support hard-core gamers during marathon sessions. The idea caught on because not only gamers spend long periods sitting....

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Cheap vs expensive gaming chairs compared

Expensive gaming chairs cost more than $400. Many cheap gaming chairs cost less than $200. Both offer similar quality back support. So what's the...

Best Cheap Gaming Chairs under $200

This mega buying guide looks at the best budget gaming chairs in the industry. For this review, 'budget' means everything priced between $200 to $60. This guide reviews the top brands and also the top gaming chairs across the entire budget range. If you are looking for a cheap gaming chair, read this guide.

DXracer Formula Series Gaming Chair Review

ChairsFX owns a Formula Series and we love it. With this model, DXracer set the industry benchmark for what a high quality gaming chair should offer to hard-core users. Expect excellent posture support in a comfortable package (wider than the Drift Series) that will take heavy gaming or working use for years. Well worth the $350 investment.

Best gaming chairs from the top brands

People who sit many hours each day in a cheap chair often develop poor posture. Poor posture causes stiffness, varicose veins, chronic pain and worse. When not at your best, your performance at the computer will suffer.

That’s why pro gamers and serious professionals use gaming chairs. Gaming chairs support your muscles so your body doesn’t have to. That improves posture while leaving more energy to focus on computing.

ChairsFX informs about the wellness benefits of gaming chairs and teaches how to use them. We also review the best gaming chairs across all price ranges, by dividing into cheap, affordable and expensive price classes. In addition, our gaming chair shopping guides compare multiple gaming chairs across a genre: the best gaming chairs for short people, heavy people and more.

Top gaming chair brands

Best Secretlab gaming chairs: high-end luxury from industry leader

Secretlab started in 2014 as a humble Singapore startup. In less than five years, they became one of the leading gaming chair brands in the world. This article summarizes the three Secretlab gaming chairs in their product line. That shows why the Titan, Omega and Throne are among the best luxury gaming chairs on the market.

Best DXRacer gaming chairs: brand overview

DXRacer is the gaming chair pioneer. They launched the first racing style chair in 2006. That chair evolved into the DXRacer Formula Series, still one of the most popular models. Aside from the F-Series DXRacer Drifting Series are a prime pick for professionals. How is DXRacer faring in today's hyper competitive gaming chair market? Learn the answer in this brand review.

Elecwish Gaming Chair Brad Review: all top models

The Elecwish gaming chair offers a retractable footrest and impressive features that match those of premium models. Why this product stands out is because this is one of the cheapest gaming chairs available. It offers exceptional high-end extras, with impressively low-end budget prices.

GTRacing Gaming Chair Brand Review

The GTRacing E-Sports Gaming Chair is designed to give you maximum comfort while you game long into the night. With three separate colors, this gaming chair will fit any decor and any life. The aim here is good posture and comfort.

Killabee Review of their best Gaming Chairs

Are you looking for a low-priced gaming chair to support your back? These Killabee gaming chairs are worth considering. All provide thick padding, deep reclining and excellent ergonomics for less than $200.

Anda Seat Gaming Chair Brand Review

Anda Seat is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. Their gaming chairs evolved from German racing seat engineering. They sell like hotcakes in Asia. Anda Seat produces high end premium class gaming chairs. They also make cheaper models offering amazing value for money. This comprehensive brand review reviews the best gaming chairs across the entire Anda Seat product line.