Game vs Makro vs Walton’s: What Do I Need for a New Office?

Game vs Makro vs Walton’s: What Do I Need for a New Office?

Opening a new business premises, or simply upgrading your current one need not be an expensive and time-consuming exercise. When you’re out shopping for office furniture for your new (or old) workspace, you should ultimately be able to see and examine the furniture you’re interested in – it is an investment piece after all!. For that reason, we’ve compared pricing on the top two office essentials (chairs and desks) – all available at the three leading retailers in South Africa, to make sure you don’t forget anything important – and that you get it at the right price!


Office Chairs South Africa: Game vs Makro vs Walton’s

We refer strictly to mobile, supportive office chairs for employees who are office-bound, and spend many hours seated at their desks. Read about the health benefits of a good quality office chair here!

We’ve narrowed it down to the top 4 office-suitable chairs and desks, categorised by price ranges.


  • Makro

LINX Office Chair – leather design supporting up to 120kg – R 1 699.00

Eurogo Operators Chair – mesh-back chair with adjustable arm rests, also supporting up to 120kg – R 1 599.00

Ergo Flex High Back Chair – regular fabric chair with  non-adjustable arm rests, supporting up to 120kh – R 1 499.00

Affinity High Back Chair – faux leather, padded chair with static arm rests. Supports up to 120khg – R 1 199.00


  • GAME Stores

NUYORK Highback Office Chair – Gas Lift Height Adjustable, swivel and tilt mechanism. Nylon base and nylon castors. This chair does not reflect a maximum weight capacity – R 1 450.00

Mala Mid Back Mesh Office Chair – black mesh with a swivel and tilt mechanism. Chrome Plated Base featuring a maximum weight of 120kg and one-year guarantee – R 1 199.00

Black Padded Office Chair – Faux leather chair; does not feature arm rests but has gas-lift enabled height adjustment. Extra thick seat, item includes 12-month guarantee. Does not indicate maximum weight capacity – R 999.00

Dusky Office Chair – this chair is well-padded and has static arm-rests. Features swivel and tilt mechanism. Maximum weight capacity is only 80KG, but features 12-month guarantee – R 2 200.00

  • Waltons

Pinnacle High Back Chair –  faux leather executive chair featuring a 5 Year Factory Guarantee and maximum weight capacity of 120kg – R 4 165.00

Dashing Typist Chair – 5 year factory guarantee on faulty workmanship, with only a 100kg weight limit, and suggested maximum usage of 3 hours per day – R 1 635.00

Bodyline Highback Chair – with a nylon base and ultra-durable material, this chair supports up to 120kg, is height-adjustable but carries static arm-rests – R 2 550.00

Dazzle Typist Chair – the entry-level chair of the office chair range – this chair does not include arm rests whatsoever. A 100kg weight-limit applies and suggested seating time of less than 3 hours per day is advised – R 952.99


Office Desks South Africa: Game vs Makro vs Walton’s

We’ve narrowed it down to the top 4 office-suitable chairs and desks, categorised by price ranges.

  • Makro

Platinum Cluster Desk – may be used together with other desks to form a workstation / cluster, or be used as a standalone. 722mm(h) x 1600mm(w) x 900mm(d) – R 2 199.00

Prestige Work Desk Etimo – this classic cherry-wood type design contains built-in storage, and is made of melamine – 1350 mm (l) x 650 mm (w) x 750 mm (h) – R 2 2 99.00

Platinum Managerial Desk Ferera – this oak and white melamine desk s excellently suited to a managerial positioning, with large workspace area’s – 722mm (h) x 1600mm (w) x 900mm (d) – R 2 399.00

Prestige L Combo Desk Etimo – designed for the executive who needs space and comfort. 760 mm (h) x 2200 mm (w) x 1975 mm (w) x 900 mm (d), this melamine design boasts a 5-year warranty – R 5 999.00


  • GAME Stores

Colt Corner Desk – a budget winner, this desk can be used to create modular desks and is simplistic in its design – R 999.00

Senate Desk – features faux dark-wood finishing’s and a two-drawer pedestal (built-in)   – R 1 299.00

Carter Desk – the rustic oak finishing offers a modern look to this two-drawer pedestal desk – also beating the budget blues at R 999.00.

Nero Desk – contains three, small built-in drawers and a black finishing – coming in at R 999.00.


  • Waltons

Express Desk Shell – Melamine Oak desk shell measuring 1500×750, this will suit your budget at R 1 344.99

Steel A  Frame Desk Shell – Ferrara Oak Steel A Frame Desk Shell measuring 1500×750 – R 1 545.00


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