Top Brands in TV Lifts and Mounts - CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis
Nexus21 beats out Future Automation this year to take the motorized lift category, while Chief jumps ahead of SnapAV in A/V mounts.
TV mounts might not sound like the most glamorous of audio/video categories, but the products are are fluid, thanks to the ever-changing form factors and use cases of televisions these days. Home-technology integrators have become more inventive over the years in camouflaging displays, and tucking them into tight spaces with innovative mounts and motors.
Among the highest-revenue home-technology integrators, these are the most specified brands of A/V lifts, mounts and furniture.
Check out all top brands among CE Pro 100 dealers in the 2018 Brand Analysis.
In the category of motorized lifts, Nexus 21 enjoyed a huge surge in popularity over the past year among CE Pro 100 integrators, doubing the number of companies that specify the brand.
- Nexus 21: 50
- Future Automation: 38
- Chief: 21
- Auton: 18
- Inca: 10
- Media Décor: 10
- Electrokinetics: 8
- Activated Designs: 4
- Motivated Designs: 4
- Vutec: 4
- Da-Lite: 3
- TV-Lifts.com: 2
- Draper: 2
- Lifttech: 1
- SVS: 1
- Touchstone: 1
In the TV mount category, Chief jumps ahead of SnapAV’s Strong brand this year -- maybe even moreso than represented here. Nineteen percent of CE Pro 100 dealers say they specify "Milestone" mounts, which include the brands Chief and Sanus.
- Chief: 69
- SnapAV/Strong: 66
- Sanus: 55
- Future Automation: 26
- Peerless: 25
- Milestone: 19
- OmniMount: 14
- Crimson: 5
- Zuum: 3
- Rapid Video Mounts: 3
- Premier: 2
- Vantage: 1
- Kanto: 1
- Proconnect: 1
- MstrBrand: 1
CE Pro 100 Lists & Analysis
CE Pro's annual Brand Analysis study surveys the top 100 highest-revenue residential integration firms, otherwise known as the CE Pro 100, to determine their preferred brands in the categories of audio, video, home automation, networking, lighting control, security and more.
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