Find out why Eureka Desk is your Next Generation Sit Stand Desk

 

COMPARISON BETWEEN LEADING BRANDS BY SGS

  • About SGS

    is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. Since the mid-20th century, SGS started offering inspection, testing and verification services, and now they provide services across 11 major industries. With more than 90,000 employees, they operate a network of more than 2,000 offices and laboratories around the world.

  • Very good

    Score 0.5-1.5

  • Good

    Score 1.6-2.5

  • Satisfactory

    Score 2.6-3.5

5-point grading system: the higher grade, the lower performance
(5 being very low performance and 1 being the greatest possible)

Brand Test

Sample C

Ergotron

Sample B

Flexispot

Sample D

Varidesk

Sample A

Eureka

Overall Rating 2.9 2.6 2.6 1.75
Workmanship 5
The adjustable handle is easy to injury finger.
4
The keyboard tray and side cover is easy to fall down.
2 2
Easy to Adjust 4
Sharp edge; not easy to adjust height; not comfortable to use.
3
Not comfortable; and the upwards movement is very slow.
3
Not comfortable to handle.
2
Adjustment Smoothness and Noise 5
Unsmooth movement and a clear kind of “jump start” when the bottom is released.
3
Slight “jump start” when the bottom is released, or some noise.
5
Unsmooth movement and a clear kind of “jump start” when the bottom is released.
2
Static Over Loading Test 2 5
"Sinks" significantly after removing the load
2 2
Actual Use Test 4
Not comfortable to use the keyboard; unpleasant noises or wobbles.
3
Not very comfortable, needs more forces to adjust.
3
Not very comfortable, needs more forces to adjust and with increased noises or wobbles.
2
Minimal and Maximal Height 1 2 3
The adjustable range is smallest in the comparison.
2
Occupied Table Surface 1 1 3
Needs slight more space at the max height than at the min height. But it occupies certain space.
2
Corrosion Resistance 4
Metal part: Grade 6 according to ISO 10289.
3
Metal part: Grade 8 according to ISO 10289.
4
Metal part: Grade 6 according to ISO 10289.
1
Metal part: Grade 10 according to ISO 10289.
Unpacking / Installation 2 3
Need some time to assemble according to the instructions.
2 2
Durability Test 2 2 1 1

FOR MORE DETAILS, PLEASE REFER TO THE ATTACHMENT TO THE SGS FULL REPORT