When moving into a new home, or organizing your own, getting an entertainment console can really help bring a room together. Whether you’re looking for a wall mounted console, or one that sits on the ground will depend greatly on what exactly you’ve got going on your media console. Help keep your space organized and stylish with one of these top 10 rated consoles.
10. CorLiving Lakewood TV Bench, Modern Wenge
For a low sitting modern look, this product is a great option. It takes about 1 to 1.5 hours to put together, and you would need your own screwdriver as that item is not included with the furniture piece. Although it is made is particle board, there are support beams that ensure the console is held properly in place and will last a long time. The two drawers are really convenient for making sure that your living room doesn’t look cluttered, while leaving the open space for devices that need to receive signal from a remote.
- Dimensions: 16.5 X 71 X 15.5 inches
- Weight: 82.5 pounds
- Great for TVs up to 80”
9. South Shore City Wall Mounted Media Audio/Video Console, Weathered Oak
This console is wall mounted, meaning you get to keep the floor space under your TV available. Putting together the console is easy work, directions are understandable. However, you may want to have a partner with you before mounting it on the wall, and as always, remember to put the screws into studs so that the weight listed is the weight held. The product is laminated particleboard, but it is also made in North America. With four shelves on the front and two on the sides, this console is ideal for keeping a slick and modern look in your living room. Oh, and don’t forget this product comes with a 5-year warranty so if you are nervous about purchasing something new, this one comes as a safe bet.
- Dimensions: 16.2 X 48 X 10.3 inches
- Weight: 46 pounds
- Weight Withstood: 100 lbs on the top shelf, and 25 on the lower. This information can be found in the installation manual.
8. South Shore Floating Wall Mounted Media Console, Chocolate & Zebrano
The sliding door style is quickly becoming a favorite, because it makes it easy to switch people different gaming or movie consoles that you use. As with all wall mounted consoles, make sure you’ve got a friend with you to help put it on the actual wall. As for putting the console together, that will take only about an hour. Some reviews have suggested drilling holes in the back of the piece to prevent heat from being trapped with your electronics, but it also depends on what you put in each shelf. There are wiring holes already built in through the back, so only the power chords going down to the outlet will be visible with this console. Because this console is also a South Shore design, you’ll get a 5-year warranty here as well.
- Dimensions: 17.25 x 56.25 x 12 inches
- Weight: 67lbs
- Weight Withstood: 15lbs per shelf.
7. City Life Wall Mounted Media Console – 66” Wide – Extra Storage – Black Oak – By South Shore
This Console is designed for those who like their entertainment to be large. Whereas the number 9 on this list had four shelves in the front, this one has six and still includes the two on the sides. This console is sturdy and well put together, it looks like a product that would cost way more than it actually does. The product is laminated fiber board, so it is highly recommended that you do not use power drills, but instead hand drive the pieces together so that the quality is not ruined by an overbearing power tool.
- Dimensions: 16.25 x 68.25 x 11.5 in
- Weight: 66lbs
- Weight Withstood: 100 lbs on the top shelf, 25 lbs on each lower.
6. Prepac Altus Wall Mounted Audio/Video Console, 48.5”W x 16.75”H x 16”D, Black
This pieces is more simple and open faced, but it’s beautifully simple. Made from composite words it mounts as easily as it is to put together and it isn’t nearly as heavy as many of the other mounted consoles. The average time of putting this piece together is only 30 minutes. This piece is definitely a solid choice for a minimalist who just wants a few spots for gaming consoles, and a large shelf for the games.
- Dimensions: 16 x 48.5 x 16.75 in
- Weight:51.5 lbs
- Weight Withstood: 90 lbs on the top shelf, 20 lbs in the middle
5. Martin Furniture Asymmetrical Floating Wall Mounted TV Console, 60inch, Columbian Walnut –
If your home style is more contemporary and abstract, look no more because this one is definitely hitting that spot. While simplistic and still within the minimalist realm, the asymmetrical look could pull a contemporary living room together. If you’ve got art work and you want to keep that momentum going, this is the one. Of course when you get this simple, the console is much lighter, easier to put together, and no longer requires that you have a friend assist you in assembly.
- Dimensions: 11.75 x 60 x 8in
- Weight:35 lbs
- Weight Withstood: 70 lbs
4. Martin Furniture Asymmetrical Floating Wall Mounted TV Console, 72inch, Skyline Walnut
Okay, maybe you fell in love with number 5 but wasn’t quite convinced because it was too small, well lucky for you there is a longer one. Same symmetrical look, but an extra foot of space. Be mindful though, the manufacturer still lists that the max weight on this is the same as the shorter piece. However, if you’ve got a larger TV, you’re not going to want the shorter piece because it will throw off the look.
- Dimensions: 11.8 x 72 x 8.5
- Weight: 45 lbs
- Weight Withstood: 70 lbs
3. Martin Furniture Floating Tv Console, 60″, Skyline Walnut
This one is simple, sleek, and high quality. Made from real wood and no longer composite wood, this one is the choice for those looking at long term quality. Of course, that does mean it will be heavier to mount. Four open shelves in the front, no sliding doors or drawers just a simple sleek design.
- Dimensions: 11.8 x 60 x 9.5 in
- Weight: 49 lbs
- Weight Withstood: 120 lbs
2. Walker Edison Furniture Company AZ70NORDW TV Stand, 70 Inch, Dark Walnut
If you are more about those hidden shelves, this one is a top quality option that also has doors so you can keep the more unorganized side of yourself hidden. The assembly is easy, the middle shelf is an adjustable glass shelf, and the handles and feet are made from a beautiful metal that adds contemporary type of western feel to the room.
- Dimensions: 70 x 16 x 24 in
- Weight: 81lbs
- Accommodates up to a 75 in TV.
1. FITUEYES Wall Mounted Floating TV Stand Media Audio/Video Console DS212002WB
This wall mounted media console hit number one because it is affordable, great quality, and all inclusive. Comes with cable management and all necessary tools to put the piece together, which means less hassle on your end once you’ve received it. Non intrusive to your living room, this floating console covers all your gaming and entertainment needs.
- Dimensions: 47.2 x 15.7 x 10.2 in