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Your Complete Guide to Height Adjustable Desks

Comprehensive Guide to Sit-stand Desks

The Truth Behind Standing Desks

Height-adjustable desk — why should you care?
The world has been changing rapidly over a year. Everything has changed, especially how and where we do our tasks, work, study or learn! Work-from-home has been a reality for us that has now evolved into a hybrid work model.

We have adapted to the changing workplace trends but overlooked other aspects that affected our lives.

Zero commutes. Long Hours Of Work. Erratic Food Patterns. Sedentary Lifestyle. All of these have had both positive and negative impacts on our work-life balance, mental wellbeing and physical health. In addition, other challenges that we face are the inability to focus, work inefficiency, burnout and more.

We are constantly on a quest for solutions to our challenges due to our new coerced lifestyle because we desperately want to be in a better place - both at work and life. The post-pandemic period is a distant reality in our country due to the pace of vaccination administration, but what we could do instead is adapt to this situation by making minor changes in our life.

We’ve made these plans before yet constantly end up giving up on a few or most of these due to the level of impact that work currently has in our lives. The line between work and life has become so blurred that it almost has become nonexistent.

Changing the way we work will help us overcome the challenges that work has created in achieving our personal goals and growth.

Define a work schedule

Create and Follow a diet plan

Define workout goals

Lay out a plan for family time

Upskill yourself

The way we work

Let's look at how we can solve one problem at a time; the primary problem - the way we work.

The best case scenario is that we have a study table that we use as our workspace. But, is a standard study table good enough?


Most organizations recognize the need for implementing a hybrid workplace policy, which should make us reevaluate our workspace and create a home office.

of employees want to work from home or anywhere

of which want a hybrid work model

want to work permanently from home.

How do you create a workplace that works for you?

Enter: Height-Adjustable Desk!

The perfect combination of home office + personal health solution! [Your perfect solution for home office + personal health]

A height-adjustable desk, also known as a standing desk or a sit-stand desk, is a functional desk perfect for your workspace and also one that supports you to achieve personal health goals. The height-adjustable desk comes with either manual or automatic controls that enable you to adjust the height of the desk to your preference with just a touch of a button. There are advanced height-adjustable desks that are controllable with an app and are AI-powered that helps you define the ideal height based on your height and preferred screen position.

The ergonomics of this desk allows you to function efficiently while sitting or standing, thereby facilitating great productivity and a better work-from-home experience. According to a recent study, employees with standing desks were 45% more productive than employees who used regular desks. Intermittent standing while working gets your blood flowing, which helps your brain feel and function better and reflect in the quality of your work. Standing also helps in actively burning more calories which is beneficial in achieving your weight goals.

The Healthier Way To Work

Why Use a Standing Desk?

Sitting or lying down for an extended period of time raises the chances of developing chronic health conditions like heart disease, diabetes, and some cancer like the above research highlights.

Sitting for long periods of time can also be detrimental to your mental health. Being active is not as difficult as you may believe. There are several easy ways to incorporate physical activity into your daily routine.

By introducing a standing desk into your workstation, you can alleviate these potential mental and physical health issues. Creating an environment where you can actively move while working by switching between standing and sitting periodically can reduce the amount of physical stress on the body.

Benefits of Standing Desk

Boost Your Energy

Using a standing desk allows you to get the movement you need to improve your strength and alertness by increasing circulation and bringing oxygen to your brain.

Uplift Your Mood

Those who sit for long periods of time show more signs of psychological distress than those who sit for shorter periods of time. It's been shown that standing at your desk will improve your mood and relieve depression, exhaustion, and stress.

Improve Posture

Sitting for long periods of time can be harmful to your posture as well as your health. A standing workstation allows you to flex as you work, which is good for your posture and performance.

Enhances Coordination and Teamwork

Standing desk environments encourage a relaxed attitude and open communication with a coworker.

Develops Creative Thinking

A stand-up desk helps you connect with your creative side. During brainstorming sessions and team meetings, a small change in posture increases blood flow to the brain, allowing you to operate at maximum efficiency.

Please Stand Up!

Reduce your sedentary time to improve your physical, metabolic, and mental health. Consider changing your lifestyle to alternate between sitting and standing during your workday. Using a sit-stand desk will help you achieve this, thereby increasing your productivity, focus, and imagination.

The Indian Standing Desk Market

The market has tons of height-adjustable desk options and designs from various brands. A lot of these products have become quite popular in the past year. Here we take a closer look at the best standing desks available in the market.


Name Apple Flexi FeatherLite PurpleArk RifeIndia
Product images
Control Options Electric / With App Electric Electric Electric
Motor Dual Motor Standalone Motor Single Dual Motor
Installation Quick D.I.Y Installation NA Chargeable Installation Quick and Easy Installation
Tabletop Material Wood Prelaminated Particle Board with 2 mm PVC Edge Lipping Wood Wood
Frame Material Strong metal and Aluminum NA NA Strong metal and Aluminum
Colours Available White, Oak Maple Teak, Walnut, White & Pine Maple
Dimensions 150 cm x 70 cm 150cm x 75 cm 120 cm x65 cm 60 cm x 100 cm
Table Top Thickness 2.5 cm 2.5cm 2.5cm NA
Height Levels Min - Max 60 cm to 125 cm 68 cm – 118 cm 73 cm -123 cm 72 cm -122 cm
Display & Preset Memory Electric LED Display with 4 pre-set memory options With Digital Display and Four Preset Memories No Display & Button control panel with 4 adjustable feet level NA
Works with App AiDesk app for iOS and Android users NA NA NA
Sedentary Reminders Yes NA Yes NA
Warranty 2 Years 3 Years 3 Years 2 Years
Cable Management Vertebra (Snake) type Cable Management Wire Manager Grommet Yes NA
Load Capacity 120 kg NA 80Kg 100kgs
Additional Features Led Light, stand, Calculates Sit-stand ratio & Calorie consumption, Optional Acoustic Screen NA NA ISP/ anti-collision protection (option)

Which Standing Desk Is Right For You?

Choosing from a plethora of height-adjustable desk options might seem taxing. However, it can be an easier experience if you know what aspects of a standing desk make it an ideal one for you.

Here is the guide that will help you choose or set-up a standing desk that’s right for you.

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Your Standing Desk Should be Smart

The core purpose of using a standing desk is to be a healthier version of you. Productivity and efficiency follows this primary goal.

Atmosphere standing desks are AI-powered, with the AiDesk app, that helps you track and achieve fitness goals.

Here are the features that make a standing desk smart.

Explore Smart Desks

How to Use a Standing Desk in the Right Way?

As we illustrate in the infographic above, sitting too much is detrimental to health. Research shows that following a pattern of sitting and standing combined during your work hours can help minimize or eliminate the negative effects of sedentary lifestyle.

Using the standing desk or the height-adjustable desk as your tool to achieve this. The ideal workstation for your home office can include a height-adjustable desk that is adjusted to meet your needs based on your body proportions and natural posture. There is no ultimate guideline on how to use a standing desk, but let's look at how to get the most health benefits out of the standing desk.

Adjust The Height of Your Standing Desk

Raise or lower your standing desk until the bottoms of your forearms are reached. With smooth, relaxed wrists, pass your hands freely over the keyboard.

3S: SIT, STAND, SWAP is a Simple Rule to Follow

Standing for long periods of time is not recommended. Leg muscles, tendons, and other connective tissues will be strained.

Set up Your Desk As Per Your Screen

In order to improve comfort and reduce the risk of injury in the workplace, the right desk height and computer screen position are critical. Adjust the height of your standing desk, your elbows should be at a 90-degree angle to the floor, both while sitting or standing.

Set Your Keyboard & Mouse at the Right Place

Working on your computer for long periods of time will strain your wrists. Keep your keyboard and mouse at the same height, and keep your wrists straight when typing.

Use of Sit-stand Desk While Sitting

Change the height of your chair such that the top of your seat cushion is parallel to the base of your knees. Keep your feet flat on the floor, your legs parallel to the floor, and your knees bent at a 90-degree angle when sitting.

Are You Ready to Install Your Sit-stand Desk?

Now that you know the ideal way to use the height-adjustable desk, take time to explore our best standing desks choices.

Beat Inactivity with our Smart Standing Desk

Apple Flexi

MRP:
₹ 99,999.00
40% OFF Discounted Price:
Current price ₹ 59,999.00
(Inclusive of all taxes)
You Save ₹ 40,000.00
  • Mini Electric Sit-stand Desk
  • Smart Desk with AiDesk app
  • Sedentary Reminder Alert
  • Calculate Calorie Consumption

Dyna Flexi

MRP:
₹ 99,999.00
40% OFF Discounted Price:
Current price ₹ 59,999.00
(Inclusive of all taxes)
You Save ₹ 40,000.00
  • Ergonomic Height-adjustable Desk
  • Smart Connectivity with AiDesk app
  • Records Sit-stand Ratio
  • Remembers Your Favorite Setting

Fold Flexi

MRP:
₹ 99,999.00
40% OFF Discounted Price:
Current price ₹ 59,999.00
(Inclusive of all taxes)
You Save ₹ 40,000.00
  • Smart Desk for WFH
  • Multipurpose Height-adjustable Desk
  • AI-enabled Desk for Customised Desk Operations
  • Built-in Adjustable LED Task Light

Lara Flexi

MRP:
₹ 99,999.00
40% OFF Discounted Price:
Current price ₹ 59,999.00
(Inclusive of all taxes)
You Save ₹ 40,000.00
  • Height Adjustable Laptop Desk
  • Customized Workstation with AiDesk app
  • Sedentary Reminder Alert
  • Calculate Calorie Consumption

The Atmosphere Advantage

Quick Delivery

Get your product within 5-7 business days of the date of order placement.

Easy Returns

Easily return your product with the reason and defect mentioned within 30 days of purchase.

Quality Products

We facilitate ergonomically designed furniture that is functional, agile and increases productivity.