Whether you have an elderly family member suffering from back or mobility issues or you’re looking for a high-tech option for relaxing in your man cave, one of these electric recliners should be on your shopping list. Equipped with powerful and smoothly-operating motors, they provide you with the stability and flexibility needed to adjust their positioning for almost any indoor lounging activity.
9. Everette Power Motion
Ideal for placement in a home office or large living room, the Everette Power Motion boasts an elegantly-handcrafted and tufted appearance that blends in with many types of interior decor. Its dual storage compartments offer ample room for holding cell phones and snacks.
- integrated usb charging port
- sturdy base for stability on carpets
- needs a lot of room to fully recline
8. Merax Lift Chair
The Merax Lift Chair is equipped with a unique locking system that prevents it from getting stuck in odd positions. Its extended footrest allows you to stretch out completely as you adjust the seat to your desired angle, while its PU leather stays cool to the touch.
- high-density foam construction
- headrest has extra padding
- tends to be noisy
7. Best Home ProLounger
The Best Home ProLounger is capable of fully reclining with just 4 inches of clearance between itself and the wall, making it a great option for use in small dens or rooms with very little floor space. Its laminated and strong hardwood frame can withstand heavy use.
- chaise pad offers good leg support
- breathable renu leather
- seat area between armrests is narrow
6. Giantex HW54391
Suitable for those suffering from extensive back or hip injuries, the Giantex HW54391 is made with a combination of a high-quality outer fabric and a breathable, sponge-like interior that provides plenty of cushioning for a recovering patient.
- motor operates efficiently
- 220-pound weight capacity
- it’s a bit on the bulky side
5. Pulaski Larson
Versatility describes the Pulaski Larson. In addition to its simple push-button operation to achieve the desired sitting position, it also has an integrated power outlet and 2 USB ports for charging mobile devices, making it perfect for use in a home theater setup.
- removable swivel tray
- fabric is easy to clean
- plastic cupholders are flimsy
4. Seven Oaks Power Lift
Designed as much more than just a padded seat for the elderly, the Seven Oaks Power Lift is packed with many useful features, including a handheld remote control as well as heated and non-heated massage functions, which sets it apart from much of its competition.
- the leather is spill-resistant
- price is affordable
- armrests are a bit stiff
3. Catnapper Stallworth
Regardless of whether it’s used to watch TV or to catch up on sleep, the extremely durable and individually-pocketed seat coils inside the Catnapper Stallworth are each designed to deliver superior comfort, support, and even weight distribution in almost any position.
- storage pouch for magazines
- three-year warranty
- a battery backup
2. Natuzzi Amalfi
Handcrafted and engineered in eco-friendly facilities from genuine Italian brown leather, the Natuzzi Amalfi delivers a contemporary and elegant addition to almost any indoor living space. Its padded armrests and seat cushions are extremely soft.
- stitching is durable
- extra-wide seat back
- relatively easy to assemble
1. Med Lift 5555
Help your mobility-impaired loved one lean back and relax with the Med Lift 5555. Capable of supporting weights of up to 375 pounds, its powerful motor gently moves the seat from a reclined to standing position, ensuring an easy transition both into and out of the chair.
- accommodates users over 6 feet tall
- lift mechanism is made from steel
- fabric is flame-resistant