Where to buy laptop stands online
Need a laptop stand for improved posture? Here are the best online stores to buy them from in Australia.
A laptop stand is a great, cost-effective way to improve your workplace productivity and posture. It can be used on a range of work environments, including tables, desks, standing desks and most surfaces around the home. Here are the best places to buy cheap laptop stands online.
Where can you buy a laptop stand online?
Amazon has one of the largest laptop stand ranges in Australia, with hundreds of different models from every major manufacturer. You can also find handcrafted wooden options from third-party merchants. Prices start at under $12.
- Free delivery on eligible items with an Amazon Prime membership
- Express delivery available
- 24/7 customer service
- Easy returns
eBay has an extremely user-friendly dedicated laptop stands portal with dedicated sections for most major laptop brands. There's also a "universal" section. Prices start at under $10.
- Free delivery on eligible items with an eBay Plus membership
- New products added daily
- Shop by guaranteed delivery date
Kogan sells its own branded laptop stands in a variety of different shapes and sizes. Unusually for Kogan, the emphasis is on expensive, high-end models. If you want a tricked-out laptop stand with lots of premium features, this is the place to shop. Prices start at around $35.
- Free delivery on eligible items
- Exclusive discounts and free delivery on all items with a Kogan First membership
- Earn and use Qantas Frequent Flyer Points
Catch offers a wide range of laptop stands from most major brands including Microsoft, Logitech, Corsair, Kensington and Apple. Prices start at $12.
- Try out Club Catch for free for 30 days
- Club Catch membership gives you free delivery options for an annual subscription fee
- Express delivery options available
Apple sells a range of laptop stands for iPad and Mac devices, including the so-called "Magic laptop stand", which features wireless connectivity and a built-in rechargeable battery that lasts up to a month. You can also get third-party laptop stands from Apple's partners.
- Free delivery on all orders
- Shop refurbished products at discounted prices
- Trade in old devices and put the credit towards your new purchase
As its name implies, Officeworks stocks plenty of home office hardware including all major laptop stand types.
- Free delivery on orders over $55
- Afterpay available on orders over $55
- Click and collect available
Which of these retailers offer free delivery?
- Amazon: Free delivery on eligible items with an Amazon Prime membership
- eBay: Free delivery on eligible items with an eBay Plus membership
- Kogan: Free delivery on eligible items and with a Kogan First membership
- Catch: Free delivery with a Club Catch membership
- Apple: Free delivery on all orders
- Officeworks: Free delivery on orders over $55
How much do laptop stands cost?
Laptop stands range in price from around $10 to several hundred dollars, depending on their construction and the type of materials used. For most users, anything over $40 is probably overkill.
Laptop stand important features
If you suffer from neck or back pain while using your laptop, make sure to choose an adjustable stand. This will allow you to get the height just right for optimum comfort (but please seek professional advice if pain persists).
Other features to consider include additional shelving, inbuilt USB ports, cooling fans, cable management slots and the colour. Just be aware that extra features typically result in a higher price tag, so only get the ones you really need.
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