I've had no issues with scratches yet and I'm not a gentle man with desk tops. [–]beethovenday2 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (2 children). It is entirely possible that others have copied our words. It's a solid desk. If you can handle those, you’ll be good to go here. [–]linh_nguyen 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago* (0 children). As far as the review goes, I call ‘em like I see ‘em. We’ve seen it happen, especially with content-scraping sites. The top looks exactly the same as yours. The VertDesk v3 iOS App allows users the ability to adjust the height of their desk with a simple voice command that can be customized to each user. The Pros I actually didn't realize the Vertdesk didn't have a contour option. Did you purchase the VertDesk v3? Sit or stand as you work with height adjustable desks from Costco.com. Since we just closed on a new house and I work from home, I think now's the time for me to pull the trigger on a sit-stand desk, especially as I just hit 30 and am becoming more conscious about health. Thanks - your comment on minimum desk height helps me out immensely as well. Phase 1 is just mushing around. Its 275 lb lift capacity is capable, though not as beefy as its high-tier counterpart, or … I was looking at the Humanscale float desk as the other possibility - at 3x the cost! Search for: Home; Services. Some aspects of the assembly can be tricky. Usually if my monitors are moving it's because I accidentally body checked my desk. VertDesk V3, from $567.99: Offering solid construction, excellent stability, and lots of customization options, the VertDesk V3 came very close to making our list. This really is a nice desk. And it's available in unique styles and bundles like Mojo Workspaces that include our standing desk and matching Mobile Storage Cabinet. There’s no skimping on components to be found. Order/Delivery My brother has one, and stability doesn't seem bad (we're both only 5'6" ish, and it's the smaller 48" one). I'll try to clean up my desk a bit and get you a video but for now I can say that it's pretty minimal. Here’s where things get a little tricky. Perhaps things have changed since this article was written in September of 2017. Services; Newsletters; Events. I'm totally in analysis paralysis mode right now with the standing desk options, and I'm leaning a little more toward Vertdesk now. Forgive the coughing and shit. Was there some sort of promotion or sale when you purchased your VertDesk v3? [–]BigMattressGuy 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). My test unit came with the upgraded programmable switch, so there was a bit of extra measuring and positioning involved that wasn’t completely clear in the instructions. These boxes weigh in at a combined total of about 115 pounds. It’s something to consider if you’re shopping around. He stops at nothing, under a guise of false objectivity, but anyone with any savvy can see right through the ruse. Pros: The v3 is a simpler but more affordable variant of the GeekDesk Max. I’ve made quite a few changes over the last year to my setup, so read on as I share a peek at the tools I’m using to successfully work from home. The bottom line on all of this is that VertDesk hasn’t skipped any steps in quality. Depending on the options you may have selected, there are about a dozen parts including the attachment hardware. Everything is well-packed and protected for shipping, but I’d recommend getting some help to lug ‘em to their ultimate destination in the house or office. I think the Jarvis is also the more aesthetic of the desks; especially with the contoured top. I love this desk. Experts’ Rating: 2.5-Stars. For that reason alone I don’t trust their reviews. There are two large, narrow boxes: one for the desktop, and one for all the components. Although there were much cheaper options available, the VertDesk had consistently great reviews. There’s really no other way to put this: the desktop is marvelous. Don't subscribe It accelerates smoothly to max speed and stops immediately without jostling anything I have on it in both up and down directions. That's something I'd like to have. VertDesk has a load capacity of up to 275 pounds. The Jarvis adjustable-height standing desk by Fully is the most configurable desk. The need for a standing desk was never an issue. The latest version that I tested (called the VertDesk V3) seems to address a lot of concerns found in the older models and receives high marks in most reviews. Btw, the cost of their desk is not 10% more as he states; its about 30% more with the accessories hyped in price and the selection of desktops the most unaesthetic of all their competitors like Uplift and Jarvis. the configuration I ended up with was exactly $600 after the on site coupon. Comments on standing desk brands or models. Yea from what I read, the one-touch buttons are actually illegal(or close to) in the US for safety reasons. Experience the quality of our stand-up desks - see the full collection. Given that the desktop and leg assemblies are heavy, I’d also recommend keeping that friend who helped you move the boxes around to help with assembly. It's a solid desk. Not terrible, but just not quite there if your goal is perfect ergonomics. I type/game pretty aggressively and it moves very little if any. Bribes always help. We’re not paid journalists. With 12 Patents and 27 Awards, Xdesk is the original electric standing desk. [–]Ternpike[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child). Ralph, I assure you that we do not do paid reviews on The Gadgeteer. You don’t want your precious electronics to be balanced on an unstable surface for obvious reasons, and stability is often a problem with standing desks. Yea the laminate top is surprisingly nice. While my iMac and its peripherals occupy a permanent place on the desk, working from home requires access to my laptop, my iPad, notebooks, papers, and all the trimmings (including the mandatory cup of coffee). It's an even harder sell when you consider that you can get much the same quality and similar features for a much lower price -- half or less. This ranges from the desk itself to new Mac apps, new Apple hardware, and so much more. so it's my pleasure if I can help someone out of that endless hesitation loop. We’re real people from all walks of life, and we report back our opinions from each of our unique perspectives. Hit me with any questions and I’ll try to test it. As Julie noted, one of the great things about The Gadgeteer is that we don’t get paid by manufacturers for what we do. You’ll find a simple up and down button, a digital readout that indicates the height of the desk, and four preset buttons that you can customize. Quick review for any others looking for info on it. The underside of the desk has most of the installation points pre-drilled so that you can grab your tools and get down to business. I was able to fit 2 24" monitors + my full tower case, [–]daneoleary 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child). If you can handle those, you’ll be good to go here. Sounds good, thanks for the info and I look forward to the video. It's heavy -- get a friend to help put it together. I won't do that if it means doubling the cost, though. Not too loud. How does it perform? GeekDesk v3. There’s no lateral motion under any circumstances, and just a hint of front-to-back waggle at maximum height. Let us know if you have any other questions. You have no items in your shopping cart. The VertDesk v3 is the most advanced VertDesk to date. The biggest thing wrong with Vertdesk v3 is that BTOD.com the makers and sellers of the desk are completely sly sales marketers who make all other desks reviewed worse than their own. Let’s stand up to review and find out! I will comment on your characterizations of the Gadgeteer and my review. Overload protection automatically stops operation if the weight on the desk exceeds the designed limits. There are plenty of alternative standing desks worth looking at, from affordable options like Flexispot to the pricier VertDesk V3, both of which we've tested and given high marks. Furna is a Standing Desk Supplier based in London offering a range of Standing Desks for offices throughout the UK and Europe. Overall recommend. I just have to hold it down for 1 sec and it will go from 1 preset to the other. Once you have that in place, you’ll install the rest of the components which include the control unit, the power unit, the control panel, and a U-channel cover that protects the drive rod. It’s an investment that requires some serious consideration. As of 8/1/2020 we are now offering Matte Lux, a new ultra-soft desktop surface surface designed for gaming.It is available in Black, Charcoal, and White. Let’s not mince words here: an electric desk is a significant investment. I don’t know anyone at VertDesk. I have absolutely no regrets!! I am not a mechanical engineer, but I can tell you that all these components look and feel substantial and in alignment with the overall design and durability of the product. Blood. I just got done assembling this thing. I don’t have a house full of automated standing desks to compare it to. The key is to make sure all of the components are in the proper place before you start locking things down and tightening everything up. I don’t know why you would ever get close to that in actual use unless you really load up with peripherals, but their web site does have some entertaining videos of stress-testing the desk that include a tester sitting on it during operation. Space-Saving File Organizers. I'm sure they would replace/resend, but to me it's just not worth the hassle. Rendered by PID 4623 on r2-app-0fa7cb56ad4785be3 at 2021-01-01 19:15:05.866654+00:00 running c709bd6 country code: IT. Thanks! Everything is well-pac… There are several options and features we tested when picking the best standing desk in 2020 for our top 10 comparison. The base for the desk is made from heavy-duty recycled steel, and is built for strength and stability. Sure they give a few compliments to the other desks to make it look more realistic but they over emphasize the cons of their competitors. I'm currently looking at a VertDesk v3 that I built online: Silver base, solid wood top ("Tobacco Road") in 30x60", programmable button, no grommets or add-ons, and it's saying $1249, which is literally double the cost you paid. Improve your posture and get your Mojo rising working from home.Feel more comfortable, productive, and energetic today. As I mentioned above, the VertDesk is a beast. The VertDesk V3, claims to be the first voice-activated standing desk, also offers an overload protection system. heh, yeah, I noticed that on design as well. I ordered a VertDesk v3 a few months ago for my home office. I also have the driftwood color in a 30x72 L shape. I didn’t realize you could get justthe too from Fully - that might just be the solution! Fortunately at around 6' the lowest height on the Vert was exactly where I needed it to be. Did you end up clamping your monitor mount to the desktop, or mounting via drilled holes? [–]Ternpike[S] 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (0 children). That’s why you don’t see the pre-packaged product blurbs here that you see on many content aggregator sites. [–]Ternpike[S] 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (7 children). A little of a weird setup having the options in one giant column that you have to scroll down to look at before ordering, but not terrible. Giving myself til monday to order my "best at the time" option :), [–]Ternpike[S] 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (5 children). I'm scared about having stability issues, so I'm leaning towards the Vertdesk, but I can't get over the laminate top (when there are so many beautiful alternatives with the other brands). All the corners are nicely beveled and the seams are bonded to ensure that they won’t peel or pull up to create sharp edges over time. Solid construction makes for a heavy product, so prepare for a bit of a workout when the VertDesk arrives at your doorstep. Assembly The 24” deep desk will offer 18” of knee clearance, while the 30” deep desk will offer 21”. Great review. As mentioned, the motor itself is smooth and swift. The VertDesk also has some additional safety and protection features, in addition to an excellent warranty. It goes to show the quality of the overall construction. Preface Have some pizza ready when the job is complete. Any sense of how difficult this would be? Product ID : BTOD-VERTDESK-V3-BASE. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=6&v=7oiDIyxmD6A, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDcuN9L7RZg. I'm also agonizing over this decision, and have gone back and forth for the last few weeks. Good to hear. Thanks Greg for the info, I did order a 30″ deep desk last week and can’t wait for it to arrive. Vari makes it easy to turn any office into an active workspace. Simple keystrokes make the monitors wobble tremendously. 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