Top 10 Best Gaming Chairs for Big and Tall guys

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Being of the somewhat ‘bulky’ build can prove to both a blessing and a curse, and among the disadvantages of being a little tall or bigger than average is the uphill task of finding the perfect gaming chair. While there is certainly no shortage of good options in the market, most of them are tailored for the skinnier younger generation. However, some good news though as some manufacturers have gone the extra mile to come up with a chair that matches the requirements of the more weighty generation. In a bid to bring such alternatives to light, here are the top 10 best gaming chairs for big and tall guys


1) Vertagear PL6000

Pros

  • Top notch padding that supports and distributes weight comfortably
  • Robust steel skeleton that provides solid reinforcement
  • Neck pillow compliment lumbar cushions and provide for added upper body comfort
  • Armrest is contoured to sit the arm and elbow perfectly and is four-way adjustable
  • Metal base that improves stability and accommodates up to 440 pounds

Cons

  • Almost always out of stock due to high demand and low supply
  • The legs are brittle and vulnerable to snapping with increased movement

2) Ewin gaming chair

Pros

  • Backrest is flexibly tall and adjustable
  • Alloy base that supports a steel frame serves to provide unrivalled stability
  • PU cover is easy to clean and immune to fading
  • Has a commendable tilt allowance of between 90 to 155 degrees
  • Very easy to set up

Cons

  • The armrests are quite loose leading to wobbling
  • Comes up a bit short on the breathability aspect

3) Herman Miller Aeron gaming chair

Pros

  • The PostureFit technology ensures perfect spine alignment while leaning forward thereby alleviating back pains
  • Pellicle suspension ensures fast heat dissipation
  • Thighs are relieved of extreme pressure because of the waterfall-esque seat edge
  • Long warranty period of 12 years

Cons

  • Maiden assembly of the chair is cumbersome
  • Might need a couple of adjustments if used for extended periods of time

4) DX Tank Series DOH/TS29/N

Pros

  • The base is made of aluminum that provides strong support
  • Headrest is infused with a straight backrest with both working hand in hand to provide great comfort
  • The arms can be adjusted in multiple directions
  • The cushion and lumbar are strategically located to sit the neck perfectly

Cons

  • Assembly is a bit difficul
  • It is a bit pricey

5) Top Gamer gaming chair

Pros

  • State of the art ergonomic design makes it perfect for racing games
  • Quality leather and foam that achieves unmatched comfort
  • Metal frame is of the heavy duty variety and provides good stability
  • Universal castors give the chair extra reinforcement

Cons

  • The back joint is prone to damage
  • Has numerous assembly holes that make assembly quite challenging

6) Merax Ergonomic gaming chair

Pros

  • Backrest offers good flexibility with it having an adjustable allowance of half a cycle
  • Full cycle swivel adjustability and a rocking feature that provides added comfort
  • The height can be tweaked as preferred thanks to its flexible gas-spring
  • Stylish eloquent black design complimented by vibrant orange accents. Also, the chair comes in three different classy color options

Cons

  • The armrests are fixed
  • Below average weight capability compared to its counterparts on this list

7) DxRacer Sentinel series DOH/SJO8/NO

Pros

  • The chair is made from breathable material and has a comfortably wide seating allowance
  • The backrest design is specifically geared towards spinal and neck comfortability
  • Armrests offer added wrist and shoulder protection and are adjustable
  • Robust aluminum base coupled with footrests

Cons

  • The back angle has to be manually adjusted using side ridges for a good fit
  • Footrests need to be manually adjusted

8) DxRacer King Series

Pros

  • The central has 170 degrees allowable flexibility
  • The adjustment feature encompasses a wide angle thereby enhancing comfort
  • Armrests, and the chair at large, are made from first-class polyurethane and are therefore durable and soft to the touch
  • Frame comes with a lifelong warranty

Cons

  • Neck pillows are unusable as the back pad bypasses their functionality
  • Armrests are loose courtesy of its turn out and in features

9) Ficmax gaming chair

Pros

  • Special seat material incorporates state of the art sponge that eases blood circulation by alleviating clots making it excellent for long hour gaming
  • A much-welcomed footrest provides good lower body support
  • The chair is founded upon a robust exoskeleton enabling it to handle massive weights
  • Unique message system that is tailored around an ordinary USB electric port

Cons

  • Footrest doesn’t have a governing lever and has to be manually adjusted as a result.
  • Assembly is a bit tricky

10) Kinsal large Racing and gaming chair

Pros

  • Seat design replicates real-life racing equivalents making it the ultimate racing chair
  • Metal bolting and a tubular steel frame provides unparalleled reinforcement
  • Tilt feature provides good flexibility of between 90 to 180 degrees
  • Rich color and style options to choose from with there being 8 available alternatives
  • Comes with a set of levels for easily adjusting tilt and height

Cons

  • Breathing is not so good
  • Gas cylinder has a short lifespan

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