Secretlab is a direct-to-consumer brand of gaming chairs.
Secretlab’s gaming chairs are generally priced from $419-$539, which is in the Goldilocks price range in the gaming chair market. They are higher quality than the $100 chairs that fill Amazon’s best sellers list, but they’re also more affordable than Herman Miller’s $1,445 high-end chair, the Aeron.
The Singapore-based startup has raised $750,000 to date and is taking more share of the market.
Best Secretlab Alternative Gaming Chairs on Amazon
The RESPAWN 900 is a reclining chair that averages over 4.5 stars on Amazon reviews and have the following features:
- CONSOLE GAMING COMFORT provided by a plush removable headrest pillow and segmented padding that lead to the ultimate experience a fully functional gaming recliner that lets you level up while laying back
- CONTROLS AND DRINKS AT THE READY with a removable side pouch that hangs off the left arm to keep game controllers close and a cupholder built into the left arm so you don’t have to pause the gaming action to refuel
- CONTINUOUS SURFACE WITH INDEPENDENT CONTROLS The chair and footrest are a continuous surface, no open spaces to get wires caught, but operate independently to give you total control over your gaming chair experience Features a 275 lb weight capacity
- RECLINE WITH CONFIDENCE Comfortably recline up to 135 degrees and feel secure because the 360-degree swivel base provides sturdy support for both the extendable footrest and reclining back allowing you to focus on your foes, not your balance
- AWARD NOMINATED BRAND, RESPAWN is committed to your satisfaction and covers this gaming chair with our RESPAWN Limited Lifetime Warranty
Cooler Master Caliber X1 Gaming Chair for Computer Game, Office and Racing Style Gamer, Comfy Ergonomic 360° Swivel Reclining High Back Chairs with Armrest Backrest Headrest Lumbar Support PU Leather
- HIGH QUALITY – Caliber X1, with top-quality materials, is an ergonomic gaming chair for gaming enthusiasts to maximize their gaming performance. With the breathable PU leather material and the open-cell breathing structure, Caliber X1 helps reduce heat buildup. Besides, the premium PU leather is smooth, wear-resistant, easy to maintain, and features delicate colored stitching.
- ERGONOMIC DESIGN – Caliber X1 is a throne to rule all games. The fitted neck cushion provides extra support to relieve neck fatigue after long hours of gaming. The lumbar support features an invisible elevator mechanism that is sleek and quick to adjust to your preferred height. In addition, the enlarged molded foam seat and a thick padded back with a body-hugging curve provide more space making you feel like sitting on a cloud.
- THE FIRST-CLASS COMFORT – Caliber X1 takes comfort very seriously, and every inch of its one-piece design provides support. The surface uses cold-pressed foam to create a seat with a consistent density over long periods of time. Besides, you can use the 4D armrests to lift, swing, slide and rotate for the best angle of attack, or simply relax. Last, Caliber X1 allows you to lie down in your favorite position and relax with the ultra-comfortable headrest.
- EXTREMELY DURABLE & STABLE – Class 4 gas lift, 330-pound maximum weight capacity, solid steel frame, and aluminum alloy 5-star base were all designed for the purpose of a weightless sitting or laying down experience. The 75mm race-grade multi-direction casters can smoothly slide over any surface. And, you can switch between rocking and stable mode with the full-seat rocking mechanism, providing ergonomic pressure relief for long gaming sessions.
- 2 YEAR WARRANTY – We are confident in the quality of Caliber X1 from materials to craftsmanship, and we promise each gaming chair will pass through high standards of strict test before packaging. Meanwhile, we offer a 2-year warranty against normal wear and tear to ensure your best user experience. If you have any questions about the use or function of your chair, please feel free to contact us, and we will provide assistance as soon as possible.
- Ergonomic Lumbar Support System: Enjoy total lower back support with a built-in, fully adjustable lumbar curve that closely aligns to your spine—ensuring ideal posture for maximum comfort in gaming marathons
- Multi-Layered Synthetic Leather: Tougher and more durable than standard PU leather, the chair comes wrapped in multi-layered PVC synthetic leather—making it better suited to withstand the wear and tear from hours of daily use
- High Density Foam Cushions: The denser, durable cushions have a plush feel and offer better contouring, allowing your weight to apply just enough pressure as they mold to support your unique body shape
- 4D Armrests: Adjust the armrests’ height, angle and move them forwards or backwards for a position tailored to the way you sit
- Engineered to Carry: Able to support a weight of up to 300lbs through a combination of its body frame, armrests and wheelbase, the chair also features angled seat edges to maximize its resting surface area
Secretlab is part of the “gear for gamers” meta trend.
There are an estimated 2.7 billion gamers worldwide, not all that far off from half the world’s population. And there’s increasing demand for high-end gear designed specifically for gamers.
Other examples of gear for gamers include:
- PowerA controllers
- Headsets and other accessories
- Elecwish gaming chairs, some of which vibrate and have built-in speakers
- GG Energy, a Gatorade-like drink for gamers
- Gaming glasses, which block blue light to reduce eye strain
- Discord voice chat and messaging (and the Loritta Discord moderation bot)