In our fast-paced work environment, more and more professionals are acknowledging the importance of a healthier and more active workspace. The Humanscale eFloat Go Desk stands out as a sleek, adjustable, and innovative solution for those in search of an ergonomic design that can enhance their work experience.
The eFloat Go Desk sports a minimalistic, modern design that easily fits into any workspace. With clean lines and an inconspicuous appearance, it complements a variety of office styles. Available in an array of sizes and finishes, users can select the option that best suits their preferences and office aesthetics. The ergonomic desk is also compatible with numerous Humanscale accessories, such as monitor arms and keyboard trays, to further improve functionality and user comfort.
Jumping into this review, I was not sure what to expect. I have used plenty of standing desks over the years, and none really impressed me. Most do everything you would expect, but be it due to convoluted setups or just the fact they never felt solid, I always found myself pining for my traditional work and gaming setup, with a standard gaming chair. That is, at least until I tried the Humanscale eFloat Go standing desk.
Constructed with solid materials, the Humanscale eFloat Go Desk stands as one of the most solid standing desks I have ever tested for review. Designed to endure the test of time, this desk showcases a robust steel frame and a resilient work surface, both of which contribute to its exceptional sturdiness. With the capability to support a maximum load of up to 250 pounds, users can rest assured that their computers, monitors, and other office accessories will be safely accommodated without any concerns regarding stability.
“Constructed with solid materials, the Humanscale eFloat Go Desk stands as one of the most solid standing desks I have ever tested for review.”
The eFloat Go Desk’s superior construction ensures that it not only maintains its structural integrity over time but also preserves its aesthetic appeal. The work surface is crafted to resist wear and tear, such as scratches and dents, which are common in day-to-day office usage. This attention to detail guarantees that the desk retains its stylish appearance even after years of use, making it a valuable addition to any workspace.
I was amazed at just how stable the eFloat Go Desk was, even when in a standing position. The sturdy construction of the desk eliminates any wobbling, even during height adjustments or when leaning on the work surface. This unwavering stability allows users to concentrate on their work without any distractions or concerns about the desk’s performance. I have often worried about a standing desk tipping or not being up for the challenge of a work day, but somehow Humanscale managed to alieve these concerns, resulting in a desk I could use, adjust and feel confident in.
One of the features I did not expect to care about before doing this review was how easy the eFloat Go Desk is to put together. Unlike many height-adjustable tables that demand time-consuming, hands-on installations, the eFloat Go Desk utilizes an innovative frame that can be assembled in under 5 minutes. This quick and hassle-free setup allows users to spend less time on assembly and more time enjoying the ergonomic benefits of their new standing desk.
For people who can’t stand noisy office spaces, the eFloat Go Desk is equipped with near-silent motors and advanced anti-collision technology. These elements ensure seamless and uninterrupted movement throughout the workday. As users transition between sitting and standing positions, the whisper-quiet motors allow for smooth height adjustments without causing any disruptions in the workspace. This makes the eFloat Go Desk an ideal choice for shared offices or environments where noise reduction is a priority.
“I was amazed at just how stable the eFloat Go Desk was, even when in a standing position.”
I won’t lie. It works just as well for gaming. While the eFloat Go may be made with the office worker in mind, gamers have just as many issues, as they will likely find themselves getting fidgety or just slumped over in bad positions. The ability to, with the push of a button, change how the desk is positioned is fantastic. The ability to program in the ideal height meant it was a trivial task to make the switch, something my back and legs thank me for.
The anti-collision technology integrated into the eFloat Go Desk provides an additional layer of safety and convenience. This intelligent feature detects potential obstacles during height adjustments and automatically stops the desk’s movement to prevent any damage or accidents. This thoughtful inclusion not only protects users and their belongings but also contributes to a worry-free and efficient work experience.
One of the selling points of standing desks is the concept they allow for a healthier work environment by encouraging users to alternate between sitting and standing throughout the day. But I will be honest, I am not sure this is ideal for everyone, and even I sometimes just want to sit and get a job done, but the fact the eFloat Go Desk made the transition painless made it much more likely I would take advantage of it. I am still not entirely convinced this is something everyone should run out and try, but I have to say it does gives someone like me a reason to move around.
As you would expect, the eFloat Go Desk is compatible with Humanscale’s NeatTech cable management solutions. This compatibility allows for a clutter-free and organized work environment, which can contribute to increased productivity and a more aesthetically pleasing workspace. We sadly did not test any of the Humanscale accessories, so I can’t speak for how well they work in practice, but if they maintain the level of quality seen in the desk, I would see them adding to your overall office setup.
Humanscale is renowned for its dedication to customer satisfaction, and the eFloat Go Desk is no exception. The company offers a comprehensive 5-year warranty on the desk, ensuring users have peace of mind in their investment. Additionally, Humanscale is known to provide excellent customer support, addressing any concerns or issues that may arise with the product. We did not run into any issues while testing out the eFloat Go, but it is always amazing to see a company stand firmly behind their products.
“The ability to, with the push of a button, change how the desk is positioned is fantastic.”
While this may all sound great or at least novel, honestly, I very much enjoyed using the eFloat Go during the time for this review. It is not a cheap investment. The model we tested started at a staggering $1225.00 USD for the base model, with the cost going up from there for accessories or larger surfaces. This is not IKEA, and while it is built to last, you will need to pay for that fact.
After testing the Humanscale eFloat Go and other standing desks in the past, the difference between them is vast. While it is expensive, the small touches make the price of entry feel worth it. The motor feels incredibly smooth, and the ease of use makes it a minor task to change positions. Even with that said, not everyone needs the best, and sometimes a desk that does most of what you need is worth the savings.
The Humanscale eFloat Go Desk is a top choice for individuals seeking a well-designed, user-friendly, and durable standing desk solution. Its sleek aesthetics, incredibly silent motor, and other features make it an excellent investment in promoting a healthier and more dynamic work or gaming environment. Despite the cost, the eFloat Go Desk is a fantastic offering for people looking to make the transition away from the traditional way of working.