What does a wheelchair need to have in order to be referred to as a “high tech” chair? It depends on what situation the question is asked. A wheelchair can be referred to as a high tech chair for many different reasons, the most common reason a chair can be called a high technology wheelchair is because the chair is at the cutting edge of the design spectrum.

The thing about this type of chair is that it can be considered high tech in a future tense, meaning that once it reaches a certain point, it will be referred to as an everyday or dated tech chair. The forefront of high tech wheelchairs would be the electric wheelchair category. This is because this technology is constantly updated per model, and because it has a higher chance of the technology being upgraded as compared to a manual wheelchair.

High Tech wheelchair Definition

High tech can refer to a technological advantage over the current conventional model, or it can also mean that it is designed with high quality materials that are better than conventional materials, such as carbon fiber wheelchairs.

The most high tech wheelchair that we carry is the ergonomic manual wheelchair, which the most advanced wheelchair in the manual category, and the XO-202, the most advanced power standing wheelchair available today.


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