7. XUER Ergonomics Office Chair
The XUER is a highly supportive and comfortable office chair. This chair stands out for its ergonomic design that mimics the shape of the spine. It also has a “W-shaped” seat cushion that correctly positions you in the middle of the chair – so you can get the necessary support from the backrest.
Unlike lower priced chairs, the XUER has an adjustable lumbar support. This can lift 1.97 inches in the vertical range and 1.18 inches from front to rear adjustment. In addition to this, the padded PU armrests have a lifting range of 2.7 inches, and the headset can rotate up to 45 degrees.
The XUER is made with high-quality materials that can support a weight of up to 330 lbs. Underneath the chair is a thick steel plate that locks into an aluminum alloy base. The aluminum alloy base uses large industrial PU wheels (and not casters) that can roll smoothly over any surface without damaging it.
It’s definitely the next step up from a chair under $200.
6. NOUHAUS Ergo3D Office Chair
The Nouhaus Ergo3D has been uniquely designed to imply the biomorphic principles of the body. It has a 3-dimensional lumbar support system so it can align to your spine. In addition to an adjustable headrest, a 4D adjustable armrest, and a stable aluminum wheelbase.
The dynamic lumber support can reduce any compression (or pain) that might be associated with long seated hours at the desk. To achieve this, it responds to the fluctuating amount of pressure that you might place on your spine throughout different hours of the day.
As a result, you can sit down for longer, without experiencing any common issues that might occur in your lower back. Whether you plan on streaming for just a few hours a day, or between 12 to 15 hours, you will adore this high-rated ergonomic chair in your studio.
Not only does it perform great but it looks great as well.
5. AKRacing Masters Chair
The AKRacing Masters series sets the standard for premium style racing chairs. If you have never heard of AKRacing before, the team started out as a real manufacturer of automotive seats in 2001 and have since expanded into gaming and office chairs.
Due to being constructed with a steel frame and stain-resistant PU leather, you can expect nothing but the highest quality materials and craftsmanship from this product. The materials hold up incredibly well, so much that it even comes with a 5-year warranty (on the seat) and 10 years on the frame.
This seat is particularly suited to bigger guys and boasts an impressive 330 lbs weight limit. It has an ergonomic design with head and lumbar pillows for adjustable support. Moreover, In terms of features offers 4D adjustable armrests, a class 4 gas lift, and a full 180 degrees recline.
Any serious gamer will crave this chair for their streaming marathons.
4. SIDIZ T80
The SIDIZ T80 is the current chair of Dr. Disrespect. This German engineered chair has ample space for his large 6′ 8″ size and is fully adjustable at the highest level. It comes with several impressive features that allow him to adjust the lumbar, armrests, seat height, and neck support.
Instead of using firm pillows like other racing chairs brands, the Sidiz T80 uses a high elastic, yet resilient, antibacterial memory foam sponge. Along with the “ Ultimate Tilt” technology that syncs to the movement of the body, it helps to absorb vibration so the user stays comfortable for many hours.
The slim design offers excellent ventilation thanks to the porous mesh cover backing, and the seat cover is also completely replaceable. If you’re searching for a premium chair with a solid construction, proper ergonomics, and great aesthetics then look no further than the Sidiz T80.
DrDisrespect can’t speak highly enough of this chair for streaming.
3. MOOJIRS Ergonomic Office Chair
The MOOJIRS is up there with some of the most expensive ergonomic office chairs on our list. Designed to respond to the body in an instant, it features a segmented self-adjusting backrest, as well as an adjustable lumbar for natural balance and total support.
What’s great about this chair is the sheer number of adjustable parts. The 3D, dynamic backrest can move up and down, and even in/ out thanks to the sophisticated design. In addition to this, it has a 3D headrest and 4D arms that feature similar technical maneuverability.
To ensure a maximum weight capacity of up to 450lb, the Moojirs uses heavy load-bearing parts forged from an aluminum alloy. A long forked spine forms the structure of the chair and this bolts to both the arms and the underframe that use the same durable metal alloy.
Like most other high-end ergonomic chairs, the design removes the need for any foam or fabric. Instead, it has a mesh covering that allows air to pass through the seat and backrest. In turn, this helps to retain comfortable skin temperatures throughout the day.
If you’re streaming anywhere between 8-12 hours on Twitch, you will love this 5-star chair!
2. Herman Miller Aeron
The Herman Miller Aeron was designed to follow your natural posture. This iconic ergonomic office mesh chair provides adjustability and comfort at the highest level. It comes with several impressive features that allow you to raise the lumbar, armrests, seat height, and neck support.
Instead of using firm pillows like other racing chairs brands, the Aeron uses a high elastic, yet resilient, suspension seat backrest. Along with the “tilt mechanism” technology that syncs to the movement of your body, it helps to absorb vibration so you can stay comfortable for many hours.
To keep you cool and free from sweat, the slim design offers excellent ventilation thanks to the porous mesh backing. If you’re searching for a premium chair with proper ergonomics, a solid construction, and great aesthetics – then look no further than the Aeron.
Shroud currently uses the Herman Miller Aeron.
1. Herman Miller Embody
The Herman Miller Embody is the vision of more than 20 leading physicians. To create a health-positive chair that mitigates the negative effects of sitting for long hours, it has an innovative ergonomic design that focuses on pressure distribution, natural alignment, and support.
The build of the Embody is somewhat unique to other chairs on the market. Instead of having a traditional foam cushion back, it uses a suspended rubber canvas that is supported by a plastic skeleton structure. This allows the chair to conform to your back as you tilt or flex in any direction
In the same way, the seat design is essentially like sitting in a hammock. A series of plastic coils suspend a breathable, elastic netting from the frame to remove the need for a solid foam block. This is especially comfortable as it reduces any fatigue that might occur from flattening the foam.
Just as you would expect with this chair, the Herman Miller Embody is fully adjustable. You can set the seat pan depth, the height, tilt, and much more.
If that’s not enough, it also comes with the Herman Miller 12-year warranty!