For those on the go, the Pyle Portable holds just about any notebook computer with ease, and folds down to a fraction of its size for travel. Whether you use it as part of your rocking DJ set or as a temporary standing desk is up to you.
- Height-adjustable accessories tray
- Pegs keep your device in place
- Tends to wobble a bit
Designed to hold laptops as large as 16 inches and most monitors on the market, the Vivo Riser is adjustable so that you can find the best ergonomic fit to reduce neck strain. Its base plate comes with holes to allow airflow and it’s made of high-grade steel and aluminum.
- Raises devices 6 inches
- Covered by 3-year warranty
- Support edge is a bit sharp
Furinno Vented Table
As its name says, the Furinno Vented Table features venting on the bottom, which provides airflow that helps prevent overheating. It is also highly flexible, allowing you to choose just the right position for your needs, whether on a desk or over your lap.
- Offered in many colors
- Sturdy aluminum construction
- Plastic joints could be sturdier
The Nexstand K2 was created for a nearly universal fit, so count on it for everything from the newest, thinnest MacBook to older, heavier laptops. In fact, it can comfortably support up to 20 pounds, thanks to its reinforced nylon body and robust metal fittings.
- Folds down compactly
- Seven height settings
- Less expensive than similar models
Rolodex Mesh Workspace
This Rolodex Mesh Workspace is lightweight but durable enough to hold almost any laptop. In fact, it can even support many printers, fax machines, and scanners, if the need arises, and features a widely adjustable angle so that you can optimize its position.
- Ventillated platform
- Stylish two-tone design
- Front lip is a little too short
Rain Design mStand
The Rain Design mStand features a built-in cable organizer and a place to stash your keyboard to keep your workspace tidy. Its sleek, stable body is made from a single piece of aluminum with a silver anodized finish and raises your screen by almost 6 inches.
- Swiveling version also available
- Absorbs heat for a cooling effect
- Height cannot be changed
Thanks to its impressively small footprint, you might just forget the 3M LX550 is on your desk at all, that is until you realize the angle of your screen. At its highest setting, it can cradle your computer in a near-vertical position for a super boost of height.
- Integrated cord management system
- Great value for the price
- Rubber pads tend to come off
Griffin Technology Elevator
The Griffin Technology Elevator has an innovative, minimalist design that makes your computer look like it’s floating in the air when viewed from most angles. It’s perfect for an office or in-store displays, and is extremely easy to assemble.
- Lightweight yet solid
- Has nonslip feet
- Choice of silver or space gray
Rain Design iLevel 2
The sleek Rain Design iLevel 2 features a sliding lever that allows you to adjust the tilt on its platform with ease. While it looks quite delicate, it is in fact an impressively sturdy and secure choice that can raise your screen nearly 8 inches off your desk.
- Brushed aluminum matches macbooks
- Bumper keeps laptops scratch-free
- Weighs just 3-and-a-half pounds
Roost Eye-Level Ergonomic
For those seeking an ultra-portable solution, look no further than the Roost Eye-Level Ergonomic . It weighs just 5.8 ounces and collapses to a fraction of its size, yet it securely grips most computers with a chassis less than three-quarters of an inch thick.
- Nylon sleeve for storage
- Hooked arms hold laptops in place
- Provides up to a foot of lift