- Ample space, especially within the seating area
- Enhanced comfort with SoftWeave Fabric
- Superior build quality, sustaining the Secretlab standard
- Priced on the higher end
As of our latest 2023 comparison, the Secretlab Titan Evo XL 2022 has officially replaced the Secretlab Titan XL as the “Best for Big People.” The introduction Secretlab Evo 2022 XL Reviewof the Evo series marked significant enhancements in ergonomics, design, and functionality, making it an undeniable leader for gamers seeking optimal comfort and durability.
The innovative alterations and refined features of the Secretlab Titan Evo XL 2022 ensure a superior and more inclusive gaming chair experience, catering to people with diverse body types and sizes. Keep an eye on our upcoming reviews for an in-depth look at the innovations and performance enhancements that have set the Secretlab Titan Evo XL 2022 apart as the top contender in the gaming chair arena for bigger builds
Secretlab Evo 2022 XL Review at a glance
Post the rigorous evaluation of the Secretlab Titan and Omega, my pursuit for understanding the breadth of Secretlab’s catalog led me to the Secretlab Evo 2022 XL. My friend, measuring 2m in height and weighing over 160kg, joined in to offer an opinion from a more extensive build perspective.
It’s time to delve into the experience with the Secretlab Evo 2022 XL, and spoiler alert: it stands out as the epitome of gaming chairs for those with a substantial build, featuring the SoftWeave variant which proved significantly breathable under heightened seating pressure, diminishing the extent of sweating substantially.
Note: As is our norm, this review is independent, given that we purchased the product ourselves.
Packaging and Assembly of the Evo 2022 XL
The packaging, akin to previous models, emanated an aura of quality. Every component, meticulously wrapped, suggested a commitment to excellence from SecretLab. The assembly was intuitive, with clear visuals complementing the English instructions. Assistance is recommended for aligning and affixing the seat to the backrest. Solo, the assembly may consume around 30 minutes, potentially reduced to 20 with help.
Characteristics of the Secretlab Evo 2022 XL
- Maximum capacity: 180 kg (395 lbs)
- Armrests: 4D
- Coating: SoftWeave Fabric
- Adjustable backrest: 85°-165°
- 5-branch reinforced aluminum base
- High-density cold foam (enhanced formula)
- Integrated back support
- Recommended for individuals over 100 kg (220 lbs) and between 180-208 cm (5’9″ – 6’10”)
The Evo 2022 XL is indisputably monumental, capable of accommodating robust builds without a hitch. The SoftWeave fabric variant provides a breathable and more comfortable seating experience, especially under high seat pressure, making it a favorable option for individuals with larger builds. The chair maintains the innovative features like 4D armrests and reinforced mechanisms synonymous with SecretLab.
Manufacturing Quality: Sustaining Excellence
The manufacturing brilliance of Secretlab resonates in the Evo 2022 XL. The SoftWeave fabric exhibited resilience and exceptional breathability. The 4D armrests, metallic base, and wheels sustain the high-quality standard, promising durability even under substantial load.
Comfort When Using the Chair: An Evolutionary Experience
The initial encounter may feel rigid due to the high-density foam. However, adaptation kicks in, morphing the experience to one described as “sitting on a cloud”. The integrated back support coupled with the comfortable head cushion alleviates any minor discomforts during prolonged usage.
Verdict: A Pinnacle for Varied Gamers
Finding a chair that caters to individuals above 150 kg and of considerable height is a rarity. The Secretlab Evo 2022 XL emerges as a top contender, blending unmatched quality with unparalleled comfort. The availability of the SoftWeave fabric is a boon for those seeking breathability and comfort. The scarcity in available colors remains a minor inconvenience.
For those in pursuit of this chair, it’s exclusive to the Secretlab website.
Secretlab Evo 2022 XL
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