Ergotron LX Wall Mount LCD Arm: An In-Depth Review
The Ergotron LX Wall Mount LCD Arm allows superb display positioning adjustments for greater productivity. Made up of the brand’s durable polished aluminum construction trademark, this LCD arm has been thoroughly tested to perform 10 times the expected life expectancy of other competitive brands in the market today for just roughly half the price. What makes this wall mount LCD arm so special? Let’s take a closer look.
Who is it for?
If you’re looking to revamp your desk with a high quality LCD mount to improve your comfort and ergonomics and make it more conducive for working, then you might want to check out the LX Wall Mount LCD Arm from Ergotron. This LCD arm is great in both functionality and aesthetics. It is solidly built and has all the components and features you need for optimum viewing experience.
The LX Wall Mount LCD Arm improves viewing comfort in so many different ways, reducing eye strain, back aches and neck pains. It is simple to assemble and very easy to install. It provides so much flexibility to your workspace with precision movement.
Improve Viewing Comfort
The easy adjustment system improves viewing comfort by upgrading LCD monitors and TVs with better ergonomics. This design also allows users to reposition their display with one simple touch; up, down, forward and back – unparalleled range of motion to help reduce eye strain, back pain and neck strain.
Sleek and Streamlined Design for One-Touch Adjustment
The sleek and streamlined design of LX Wall Mount LCD Arm allows you to free up space on your desk and position your display anywhere on your workspace for better comfort and productivity. It extends LCD up to 25 inch (64 cm); push your display out of the way when not in use, while the 13 inch (33 cm) height range that meets the ergonomic needs of more than 9 out of 10 adult users.
The arm can be folded back over the base into a compact retracted position; perfect solution for tucking under systems furniture storage shelves or cabinets in space constrained areas.
Equipped with the Patented Constant Force Technology
Many Ergotron products come with the patented Constant Force (CF) technology, a unique feature that provides superb viewing experience by allowing users to easily position their display wherever they want on their desk. This feature allows the arm to lift, turn, and tilt computer monitor with minimal effort, and still keep it stable and secure in place. It also allows the arm to handle wide range of display while still offer ergonomics modification through simple twist of screws. This makes fine-tuning of the display easy and leaves users with better flexibility for more productive and comfortable workspace. The CF technology leapfrogs the Ergotron products from the traditional spring technology found in most LCD arms.
Superb Cable Management Feature
This LCD arm doesn’t only lift your display to free your desk. It also comes with a superb cable management feature that completely conceals and routes cables under the arm and out of the way for a neat and organized workspace. Thanks to the plastic cover underneath the rear of the arm. This feature allows you to nicely fit cables for a decent and neat mount.
Features and Specs
The LX Wall Mount LCD Arm certainly looks nice and feels nice. It may be a little pricey like most Ergotron products, but we all know quality doesn’t come cheap.
The Ergotron LX Wall Mount LCD Arm upgrades your workspace ergonomics by changing your existing monitor stand to a fully adjustable LCD arm with unparalleled range of motion and can be repositioned with one simple touch.
Polished Aluminum Construction
The polished aluminum construction of the LX Wall Mount LCD Arm provides solid composition and improved aesthetics.
Compact and Solid Design
Like other Ergotron products, this one too is made up of solid aluminum construction, which immediately gives you an idea of how well it can hold your monitor in place. The design also helps the arm’s full range of motion. The arm of this wall mount can be folded back to its base for a compact and retracted position.
Adjustments with LX Wall Mount LCD Arm can be done with simple tweaks and turns at the arm joints using the provided allen wrench. This allows you to tighten the spring-arm and find the right tension for the arm to optimally support your monitor and secure it in place. It also comes with thumb screws for hassle-free mounting.
Secured Base and Stable Interface
The snap-fit cap secures the arm’s interface for better stability when even extended. Also, the product comes with the Constant Force technology, which provides the arm with fluid, light touch adjustments for effortless movement for your display.
- Accommodates LCD monitor up to 27 inches
- Weight Capacity: 7 to 20 lbs (3.1 to 9.1 kg). Monitor depth may affect weight capacity
- Monitor tilts: 70° up and 5° down, pans 360°, 360° P/L rotation
- Mounting Options: Attaches directly to sturdy vertical surfaces. Where applicable, install to wood stud. Also attaches to Wall Plate, or to Wall Track using bracket 97-091 (order separately).
- Mounting Standards: VESA FDMI MIS-D, 100/75, C (hole pattern: 100 x 100 mm & 75 x 75 mm)
- Base includes theft deterrent anchor holes for cable locks
- Product Weight: 5.4 lbs (2.5 kg)
- Can be configured to hold a laptop instead of an LCD display; also order a Notebook Tray (50-193-200)
- Quality Tested: 10,000-cycle test applied to lift mechanism, ensuring years of trouble-free height adjustment
- Warranty: Five (5) years
Package includes the LX arm, extension, and wall-mount base
The common complaint of this product is in the product’s manual. It is very simple to put up and install to your wall that Ergotron may have overlooked the user manual.
All in all, the Ergotron LX Wall Mount LCD Arm is a well-designed display solution. Equipped with ergonomic configuration, smooth adjustments, stable base and solid construction, this display solution is made to last for years.