Lift chairs are powered mechanically to help people stand up from a seated position. All lift chairs can recline but differ in the degree of recline offered. The comparison chart below showcases five popular lift chairs that offer various features.
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|Notable||Memory foam armrests, power headrest and lumbar, extra pocket||Extended arms for greater stability, extra pocket||Soft foam seat, Footrest extension, dual pockets||Footrest extension, dual pockets||Power lumbar headrest and backrest, footrest extension|
|Heat and Massage Option Available*||No||Yes||Yes||Yes||No|
|2, 3 or infinite position||Infinite (Twilight Tilt Technology, similar to Zero Gravity)||3||2 or 3||Infinite (Trendelenburg and Zero Gravity)||Infinite (Relaxed, Reclined, and Upward Lift)|
quick ships vs. upgraded**
|Standard fabric: 3 quick ship colors,|
3 Extended lead time colors
|Chenille: 3 quick ship colors,|
2 extended lead time colors
|Cloud 9 fabric: 5 quick ship colors|
2 faux leather, 1 fabric standards: 13 extended lead time colours
|Burbank fabric: 4 quick ship colors|
2 faux leather, 1 fabric: 13 extended lead time colours
|Faux leather: 3 quick ship colors|
|Capacity||375 lb||375-500 lb||375- 600 lb||375 lb||400 lb|
|Seat to floor height||20-21.5″||19-22″||19-21″||19-20″||18-21.5″|
|Seat fit (W x D)||20″ x 18.5-20″||21-29″ x 19-22″||20″ x 20″||20″ x 20″||20″ x 21″|
|Overall width||35.5-39.5″||31.5-40″||24-30″ x 19-22″||21.5-24″ x 19″-21″||20-24″ x 18.5-22.5″|
|Distance to wall required||23-24″||16-21″||14-19″||18.5-21.5″||12.5-16″|
|Product weight||~210 lb||~130-140 lb||117-168 lb||118-130 lb||137-155 lb|
|Recommended user height*||5′||Under 5′ – 6′||Up to 6′||Up to 6′||Under 5′
|Warranty***||Lifetime (frame, lift frame, recline mechanism)||Lifetime (frame, lift frame, recline mechanism)||7 yr (pro-rated)||7 yr (pro-rated)||7 yr (pro-rated)|
*We recommend that you test the chair first in-store to make sure that it fits; height ranges may not be exact. 6-8 weeks lead time.
**2-4 weeks delay, lead time subject to change.
***Every warranty is subject to specific limitations. A warranty may no longer apply if the product is damaged with improper use. Even lifetime warranties are limited to their first owner; if the product is sold, they will no longer apply.
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