Best Small Gaming Chairs for Short People

Professional gaming requires long hours of sitting, and such extended hours of sitting may turn out to be bad for your back in the long run. An aid would be investing in a good quality chair, made especially for gaming- essentially, a gaming chair.

The human spine is S-shaped, it has four curves to support your body weight and posture. Sitting the ‘wrong’ way for tens of hours at a stretch tends to force your body to adjust into the wrong angles that would prove detrimental to your health. These chairs are designed keeping in mind comfort and support for optimal ergonomics and performance.

Most of them have a material called ‘memory foam’, which conforms to the contours of your body to provide the utmost comfort, and then when you get up, the elasticity helps it to regain its original shape. Mini gaming chairs would help short people reach their feet to the ground more easily, thus promoting ergonomic stability and also proper blood circulation to the lower body. A bad posture is linked to low self-confidence, and that’s just never a good look on anyone. A smaller sized gaming chair for shorter adults and kids, in the long term, would definitely aid in preventing postural problems- and maybe, even some kind of illness in the long run.

Let’s explore the very best small gaming chairs for short adults and kids!

Why You Need A Well‐fitting Gaming Chair?

The notable thing here is, that the chair’s dimensions and structure must be as per your body type and size; the normal gaming chairs are made for the average population’s body type. Now you may think, “the bigger the gaming chair, the more room to be comfortable in!”; Which is why Killabee Gaming Chairs are so popular. Well, no. Same as with any normal chair, with a bigger-than-required chair, a short person would tend to slouch and lean back. Furthermore, their neck would start hurting after a while because of the unhelpful position of the neck cushion. The solution is very simple and obvious- special compact gaming chairs, or simply, a gaming chair for short people.

Shorter adults or even kids, who play games or even work on their computer devices for the most part of the day, are at risk of developing serious backache problems. This would lead to the weakening of their spinal structure (and hence posture), and then later, cause their engaged core/ abdominal muscles to become weak also. Now, we don’t think anyone would want to be put at the risk of chronic pain and substantially reduced flexibility. These people all require small gaming chairs that are made as per their height and weight.

A gaming chair for short people will cater to the smaller requirement of seat and backrest dimensions, have the neck cushion at the proper height so that it helps provide support and comfort instead of strain.

Best Small Gaming Chairs for Short Adults and Kids

Rank PRODUCT NAME SCORE
1
1st Place
Respawn OMEGA‐R Rocking Gaming Chair By Respawn
4.8
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2
Best Value
Secretlab Omega 2020 Series Gaming Chair By Secretlab
4.6
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3 Neo Chair Ergonomic Racing Style Chair – Marvel Avengers Edition By Neo Chair
4.6
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4 GTRACING Heavy Duty Gaming Chair with Bluetooth Speakers By GTRACING
4.5
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5 GT OMEGA PRO Racing Style Gaming Chair By GT OMEGA
4.4
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1. RESPAWN OMEGA‐R Rocking Gaming Chair

RESPAWN OMEGA R Rocking Gaming Chair for Short People
MaterialPlywood base with Leather cover
StyleRocker (118°)
ArmrestPadded and Pivoting armrests
BackrestPadded, segmented, has extra cushions for head and neck support
Dimensions (LxWxH)27.56″ x 25.6″ x 42.13″
Weight CapacityUp to 275 lbs

RESPAWN is a brand known for its gaming furniture- it checks all the boxes. They’re durable, comfortable, and made for an immersive gaming experience. This is a nice option if you’re planning to splurge on a gaming chair. But it would be worth your money in the long run.

The premium look and feel of this sturdy leather chair is the perfect choice for when you really want to get in the game- you can adjust the chair any way that you want to!

If you’re a Fortnite fan, look no further- the beautiful orange detailing and embossed Fortnite logo make it a must-buy for you! Probably the biggest merch as a compact gaming chair! And when you finally get up from your seat for some exercise (read: Fortnite dance), and knock your soda off somehow, you need not worry! Because this chair is stain-resistant. If you are looking for more options from this particular brand, we have reviewed two of the best Respawn Racing Style Gaming Chair, i.e., Respawn 110 and Respawn 200.

Pros

  1. Provides lumbar support, so reduced chances of backache.
  2. Stain-resistant, lasts long
  3. Sturdy base
  4. Easy to assemble

Cons

  1. No wheels on the base make it difficult to move around
  2. Height is not adjustable
  3. The material may make one sweaty as it’s not made from absorbable fabric.

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2. Secretlab Omega 2020 Series Gaming Chair 

Secretlab Omega 2020 Series Gaming Chair for Short People
MaterialBlack leather over a layer of padded foam
StyleRecliner (85-165°)
ArmrestSoft PU coated, 4D armrest controls
BackrestBuilt-in lumbar support with neck pillow
Dimensions (LxWxH)32” x 27.5” x 14.5”
Weight CapacityUp to 240 lbs

Secretlab has gained astronomical popularity ever since its launch. And it’s a no-brainer that gamers worship the name to be the best. Secretlab has two primary gaming chair lines: Omega and Titan (Check the difference between Secretlab Omega Vs. Titan). Omega, being the predecessor of the Titan. The Omega 2020 is a sturdy and well-made gaming chair by Secretlab. This small gaming chair is stylish, with bold red stitching and textured leather panels, which offset the dominant matte black (Stealth variant).

With its uber-cool angular designing of the backrest and ‘wings’, it has been designed to resemble a race car seat. When you see this gaming chair, you’ll find the craftsmanship is really praiseworthy, with the attention to detail and how remarkably it is made. This chair has a lumbar pad to help support your back, and provides you with the freedom to independently adjust the seat’s angle. Overall, this gaming chair is the best buy for shorter adults, as it provides a level of customisation and adjustability like no other!

Pros

  1. Provides lumbar support, with memory foam
  2. High range of adjustability
  3. Extremely comfortable and supportive
  4. Sturdy, thoughtful construction
  5. Easy to assemble
  6. An anti-corrosive, rust repelling frame

Cons

  1. Expensive
  2. Armrests are unpadded

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3. Neo Chair Ergonomic Racing Style Chair – Marvel Avengers Edition

Neo Chair Ergonomic Racing Style Chair  for Short People Marvel Avengers Edition
MaterialPU Leather and Carbon Leather
StyleRecliner (180°)
ArmrestSoft PU coated, 3D armrest controls
BackrestBuilt-in lumbar support with neck pillow
Dimensions (LxWxH)27” x 28” x 48”
Weight CapacityUp to 350 lbs

Another official merchandise just for you, this time inspired by everyone’s favourite superheroes- The Avengers! This collectible gaming chair for shorter adults or kids is designed so ergonomically that it provides extra support to your waist also, apart from the fantastic head and neck, and lumbar spine support. The seat is a moulded foam, elevating the support level even more!

This small gaming chair has the provision of wheels, so it can be easily moved around your house. 

Accessories included: Neckline curved head cushion and a height-adjustable back cushion are included for additional comfort and support.

Pros

  1. Provides lumbar support, hip support, with memory foam
  2. High range of adjustability
  3. Extremely comfortable and supportive
  4. An anti-corrosive, rust repelling frame would ensure longer durability
  5. Sturdy, thoughtful construction
  6. Easy to assemble

Cons

  1. Wheels may be low quality
  2. Armrests are unpadded

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4. GTRACING Heavy Duty Gaming Chair with Bluetooth Speakers

GTRACING Heavy Duty Gaming Chair for Short People with Bluetooth Speakers
MaterialFaux Leather on nylon and metal framing
StyleReclining and tilting (170°)
ArmrestSoft PU coated, 3D armrests
BackrestThick padded back with cushion
Dimensions (LxWxH)52” x 27” x 21”
Weight CapacityUp to 300 lbs

For an all-around gaming experience, this compact chair comes with an amazing feature,Bluetooth speakers in-built in the backrest! The surround sound system is sure to give you an immersive gaming experience, like a mini theatre system within your chair! Gaming chairs with speakers are the new golden investments for professional and casual gamers. This chair is designed on a sturdy metal frame with thick padding for increased comfort and support. This chair looks highly appealing with its smart ergonomic design.

Pros

  1. Built-in Bluetooth speakers
  2. Two highly comfortable external pillows
  3. High range of adjustability, backrest tilts and reclines up to 170 degrees
  4. Good build quality
  5. 3D armrests pivot in and out
  6. Comfortable memory foam padding on the seat

Cons

  1. Wheels may be low quality
  2. Armrests are unpadded
  3. Some reports of the chair squeaking

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5. GT OMEGA PRO Racing Style Gaming Chair

GT OMEGA PRO Racing Style Gaming Chair for Short People
MaterialSynthetic leather, aluminium and steel tubing framework
StyleReclining (85-190°) and tilting
Armrest4D adjustable armrests
BackrestBody-hugging back with pillow and cushion
Dimensions (LxWxH)27.56” x 26.77” x 51.97”
Weight CapacityUp to 264.55 lbs

Let’s finish off with another high quality small gaming chair from Omega. This extremely attractive, fully adjustable, and orthopaedically designed gaming chair for short adults is sure to woo your joints as much as it would woo you! It has been designed with the top tier supports and surprisingly controllable adjustability, and also the amazing back support, this is probably the best gaming chair for people who want to sit for tens of hours.

The backrest provides so much cushioning that it almost feels like the chair is hugging you. It comes with a removable headrest pillow and lumbar cushion also. Removable headrest pillow and lumbar cushion is an integral feature of Elecwish Gaming Chairs as well.  The chair owes its style factor to the careful designing details, superior build quality, and how it is made to mimic a real car seat, helping you immerse in the real gaming experience.

Pros

  1. Orthopaedically designed, heavily padded supports
  2. Sturdy frame and base
  3. High quality wheels
  4. High range of adjustability, and has a tilt locking mechanism
  5. Great build quality, and very stylish
  6. 4D armrests for utmost comfort

Cons

  1. Expensive
  2. Low load capacity

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You have seen all our best gaming chairs for adults and children now. It’s time for you to choose which small gaming chair suits best to your likings, and of course the money you’re willing to shell out on it. Any of these gaming chairs would be a great investment owing to their plethora of good features, but the decision variables are many; the load capacities and padding preferences, or if you want official merchandise or even speakers built-in, it’s really all up to you! We hope you got a fair idea from the descriptions above.

Happy gaming to you!
(and more importantly, save your back!)

Nathan Wood

I have been in Chair, Sofa & various Seating products manufacturing for over a 4 years & have known quite a lot about various products & brands. I currently enjoy reviewing various Sofas & Chairs while enjoying with my PS4.

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