OpenWheeler Gaming Chair

Last updated date: May 15, 2019

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We looked at the top 1 Gaming Chairs and dug through the reviews from 17 of the most popular review sites including BestReviews, Top Best Spec, V Best Reviews, Wiki EZ Vid, Best Reviews Guide, Top Ten Select, Review 10s, Ultimate Game Chair, The Game Room Review, Chairs Buddy, Chairs HQ, Home Tronix, 10 Bolt, The Best Gaming Motherboards, IND Reviews, 11 Must, Gaming Chair Pro and more. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Gaming Chair you should buy.

Overall Take

In our analysis of 141 expert reviews, the OpenWheeler OpenWheeler Gaming Chair placed 4th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
17 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
187 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
Top quality construction and materials. Compatible with all gaming consoles and PC's. Adjustable seating for any height.
- BestReviews
It comes with a mount for a game lever to be installed on the right or left.
- Top Best Spec
The chair is compatible with most gaming consoles including PS4.
- V Best Reviews
While driving simulators have become incredibly realistic, they can't replicate the feeling of being in the driver's seat — until now.
- Wiki EZ Vid
November 13, 2018 | Full review
This chair comes with a gear shifting function, an accelerator, and a brake. The user will not have to simply hold a controller. They can truly be in the game, mimicking the motions of real driving and if you couple this with a VR headset, well that really is the ultimate.
- Top Ten Select
Accompanies easily adjustable clicking chair mechanism.
- Review 10s
It is easy to store & move. Ready to use.
- Ultimate Game Chair
Easy to assemble with detailed instructions and toolkit included.
- The Game Room Review
September 18, 2018 | Full review
The seat is compatible with other gaming platforms such as pedals sets, gear mounts, and wheels to give the player life racing experience.
- Chairs Buddy
It is compatible with every form of video gaming.
- Chairs HQ
The pedal can be mounted on either the left or right side of the chair depending on your preferences.
- Home Tronix
August 22, 2018 | Full review
The height and other accessories can be adjusted.
- 10 Bolt
January 17, 2019 | Full review
The stand-out feature is definitely OpenWheeler’s total adjustment control, which allows you to freely adjust the seat into any position you like. The most you can do with an ordinary chair is to change the height of the seat. With the OpenWheeler, you can recline the seat to the appropriate angle, glide the entire chair forwards or backward, and shift it to the left or right.
- The Best Gaming Motherboards
September 25, 2018 | Full review
It is very durable as it can withstand long hours of use without showing signs of wear and tear.
- IND Reviews
The gaming chair is quite easy to assemble.
- 11 Must
The best part of this racing simulator chair is its compatibility with not only computers, but also with many of the top gaming consoles including Xbox, PlaySation, and Wii.
- Gaming Chair Pro
What experts didn't like
No lumbar support. An expensive option with a very specific function.
- BestReviews
You may need to modify it if you do not like being too close to the floor.
- Top Best Spec
Doesn't accompany instructions on how to make utilization of the clicking adjustment mechanism
- Review 10s
The chair can be a little difficult to tighten or loosen up after it’s been fully assembled. That said, make sure you pay attention and invest time during the assembly process to make sure the size and settings are adjusted properly the first time.
- The Game Room Review
September 18, 2018 | Full review
The chair needs assembly on arrival. The assembly process might feel like a nuisance to some people.
- Chairs Buddy
Mount is too far forward and needs to be adjusted
- Chairs HQ
This chair may not be your choice if you need the ultimate options for comfort and connectivity. As you just saw, only the basic features are available. You will also have to purchase the components according to your needs.
- Home Tronix
August 22, 2018 | Full review
The durability has a question mark on it.
- 10 Bolt
January 17, 2019 | Full review
One complaint we have is the way the seat is built because it can make left-foot braking difficult for some, especially shorter individuals. But, the biggest issue we have is the lack of lumbar support, which can put additional pressure on your back.
- The Best Gaming Motherboards
September 25, 2018 | Full review
Some users feel that the bar for adjusting the steering wheel sometimes serve as an impediment to left-footed braking.
- IND Reviews
The chair is quite bulky. It has no base wheels either. Moving it might be very tedious.
- 11 Must

From The Manufacturer

Steering wheel controls are not included. Gear shift mount included. Racing seat simulator that offers stability and comfort you cant find that easy. Its simple design and high quality materials make it a unique peace of accessory for any steering wheel and video game platform. The chassis together with the supreme racing seat provide all the stability a game racer need for a total game control. In perfect comfort position.

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Expert Reviews: 7
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Overall Score: 9.1
Expert Reviews: 17
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Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 11
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Overall Score: 8.9
Expert Reviews: 9
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Overall Score: 8.8
Expert Reviews: 18
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Overall Score: 8.7
Expert Reviews: 15
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Overall Score: 8.2
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