Esright Heated Massage Recliner Chair

Last updated date: October 20, 2020

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Esright Heated Massage Recliner Chair

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Overall Take

This faux leather recliner is lined with thick sponge for extra-plush cushioning and has five massage modes: thighs, back, lumbar and legs. The chair reclines to a 140-degree angle and also has two cup holders and extra storage space. In our analysis of 32 expert reviews, the Esright Esright Heated Massage Recliner Chair placed 4th when we looked at the top 8 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

Editor's Note October 20, 2020:
Checkout The Best Massage Chair for a detailed review of all the top massage chairs.

Expert Summarized Score
4 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
2,244 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
The heating and massage automatically shuts off after 20 minutes of use. This is a built-in safety feature to ensure that the chair does not overheat.
- Complete Home Spa
Warm enough, not burning. Harmonious massage function.
- Massageaholic
Esright Massage Recliner Chair is quite comfortable, being made of soft and solid PU leather with great features including reclining, massaging, vibrating, and heating. It is offered in three color options of black, brown and cream with small price differences with cream being the most expensive and brown the cheapest on the day of this review.
- Hot New Product Reviews
Unique functions to recline, massage, heat up and vibrate that you won’t anywhere else.
- Recliner Home
What experts didn't like
The most common complaint about the Esright recliner is that the footrest does not close. It appears to be a design problem, and many buyers have experienced it
- Complete Home Spa
Not very good customer support. Not very sturdy.
- Massageaholic
There are a couple of complaints about the leg extension part not being able to stay down easily and needing some effort on your side with a bit of leg strength.
- Hot New Product Reviews
Swiveling capacity can be inconvenient & uncomfortable to use. Massaging and heating functions don’t function independently.
- Recliner Home

From The Manufacturer

5 Relaxing Function. Relax in this wonderful recliner chair with vibrating, reclining, heating, 360° swivel, rocking features. Massage way is vibration. Thick Padded, Double Comfort. Soft and sturdy faux leather design suitable for intensive use, padded with extra thick sponge for back cushion and armrest. Elegant and Friendly Design. 2 cup holders and extra storage bags to rest your drinks and hold magazines, good for taking a rest or watching TV, reading on bedroom, living room. Manual Control Massage Recliner. This upholstered recliner has 140° manual control recline feature, come with remote controller and power cord for massaging function, 5 control modes and 2 intensity levels. Easy Assembly and Good Customer Service. You will get 2 boxes, very easy assembly, all parts and instruction included, no screw needed. Professional Customer Service & Technical Support. Contact us freely if have any question.

Overall Product Rankings

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Overall Score: 9.6
Expert Reviews: 4
Devoko PU Leather Recliner Massage Chair
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Overall Score: 9.4
Expert Reviews: 4
Real Relax Full Body Zero Gravity Shiatsu Massage Chair
3. Real Relax Full Body Zero Gravity Shiatsu Massage Chair
Overall Score: 9.3
Expert Reviews: 5
Esright Heated Massage Recliner Chair
4. Esright Heated Massage Recliner Chair
Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 4
NOUHAUS Shiatsu Massage Chair & Ottoman
5. NOUHAUS Shiatsu Massage Chair & Ottoman
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Expert Reviews: 4
Mcombo Large Power Lift Recliner & Massage Chair
7. Mcombo Large Power Lift Recliner & Massage Chair
Overall Score: 7.9
Expert Reviews: 3
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An Overview On Massage Chairs

When you want to alleviate stress or ease the pain of aching muscles in the comfort of your home, there’s nothing more convenient than a massage chair, which mimics the motions and techniques of a massage therapist. There are tons of massage chair styles to consider, from poufy recliners with built-in vibration features to futuristic-looking options outfitted with dozens of massaging features.

How do massage chairs work? The products have evolved substantially since their invention in the late 1940s, from the usage of a crank-wheel system to move massage rollers to the addition of electricity-controlled rollers that automatically power the massage wheels.

The earliest electric models used 1D systems that dragged rollers up and down a person’s back, but modern models offer 3D systems, with modes and rollers that press into your muscles. Some chairs now also have compact air bags or cells that inflate to apply pressure to your arms, legs and feet. Other common features include vibration, Bluetooth capabilities, and heated seats and backrests. But all are controlled by some sort of  computer-assisted system via a remote that allows you to adjust the settings to your liking.

Like shopping for other types of furniture, choosing a massage chair for your home depends on your needs and style preferences. Do you want a massage chair that looks like a massage chair? Or would you prefer one that’s disguised as a recliner and blends in with the other furniture in your home?

Other things to consider include: price (chairs that have simple vibrating massage modes are more affordable than ones with multiple rollers and air bag massagers), the amount of space you have (some can be over 70 inches long when reclined), and what you plan to use it for. When considering the latter point, if you’re just looking for a TV or reading chair — rather than a muscle pain- or stress-relieving device — a less-complex, more affordable model may do.

DWYM Fun Fact

The massage chair dates back to 1948, when American inventor Roland Labbe submitted a patent for a chair that consisted of a stool mounted on a pedestal. Sliding arms attached to the chair stretched the user’s limbs and vibration helped relieve tension.

The Massage Chair Buying Guide

  • Swedish and shiatsu are two massage therapy techniques commonly used in the chairs. Shiatsu aims to release tension in specific pressure points on the body using pressing, rotating and sweeping movements. And the goal of the Swedish variety is to improve circulation using kneading motions and gliding strokes.
  • Some massage chairs arrive in multiple shipping boxes, so make sure you know how many will be arriving to ensure you have all of your parts.
  • Before purchasing a massage chair, consider the height of those who will be using it and the product’s capacity. For example, some chairs aren’t designed to be used by individuals over 5 feet 10 inches tall, while others can accommodate those up to 6.5 feet tall.
  • Where you plan to keep your chair is another factor to consider before purchasing. The products vary greatly in size and weight, ranging from 45 pounds to over 160 pounds, so consider a lighter option if you plan to move it around frequently.