How to choose a stand for Echo Show 15: Sanus Tilt stand or Sanus Tilt & Swivel

WhatsApp
Facebook
Twitter
Email
Print

Table of Contents

Picture of Erin Lawrence

Erin Lawrence

how to choose, sanus stand, for echo show 15

If you’ve chosen the new Echo Show 15, there’s an important thing to know and that’s that you really should plan to wall mount it; it’s designed for that. But if that’s not in the cards for you, you have a few options. You can do what I did during my review period and just lean it against a wall. But that’s note really safe or ideal. There are a couple of options for stands that you an buy at extra cost, yes, that will safely and securely hold your Echo Show 15. There’s the Sanus Tilt Stand and the Sanus Tilt & Swivel base, both are made for Amazon and specifically for the Echo Show 15. Let’s take a look…

How to choose a stand for Echo Show 15: Sanus Tilt stand or Sanus Tilt & Swivel

Because the Show 15 is made to be used either vertically or horizontally, you should be looking at a stand that can accommodate any changes you want to make in orientation…

Unlike pretty much every other Echo Show device, you can actually choose how you want to place the Echo Show 15. Hang it on a wall with the included bracket that comes when you buy the device. or use one of the two stand options by Sanus, made for Amazon; either the tilt stand where you’ll have it leaning into a secure bracket, or a tilt and swivel option, and both of these stands let you orient it either vertically or horizontally.

how to choose, sanus stand, for echo show 15Sanus Tilt Stand

Let’s look at each of these… the basic tilt stand has a heavy metal base with a rubberized coating. Set up is easy, it unfolds, and you screw the base bracket into the back of your Echo Show 15. Pre-set screw holes are there and everything lines up perfectly.

With this stand you can adjust the lean or tilt from 90 degrees vertical to more of a lean.
IO will say the footprint on this stand is wide and it takes up a lot of space. Even so it’s heavy and feels safe and sturdy.
You can place the Show either vertically or horizontally, though you do need to remove and re-seat the screws if you change things.

With the tilt stand there’s also a rear cover that conceals a cable winder so you can stash the extra cord away, which is very handy and keeps things tidy. This is a particularly good option if the rear will be visible.

Sanus Tilt & Swivel stand

Next up is the Sanus tilt and swivel version. This stand has a much smaller footprint and lifts the Echo Show 15 up and off the surface.

how to choose, sanus stand, for echo show 15It requires a bit more assembly to get the pieces together but I had it ready in minutes. The stand is one part, and you’ll screw a bracket into the back of your Show 15, then click the panel into place. This actually works best if you lay the Show down and slip the stand into the bracket.

No cable management on this one but there is a space for the cable to thread through the base and out the back. Do yourself a favour and connect this before you attach the bracket… oops.

With this stand you can change the orientation easily any time with no need to re-screw anything.

Which one do I recommend?

I got to try them both in my home. In the end, I think the Tilt and Swivel base is my favourite; it gives you more versatility for changing placement on a whim, plus it has a smaller footprint.

Either way, these stands give you a secure place to prop, lean or mount your new Echo Show 15 if drilling into the wall isn’t an option.

**A note about Affiliate Links: TechGadgetsCanada is supported by our readers. Occasionally I will include affiliate links in my reviews. I do this partly for convenience of the reader (since I’ll almost always include a link to the company website or similar anyway) in case you want to read more or purchase, but I also may get a small commission from the click, which helps me keep the blog running. If you choose to use this link I thank you greatly for supporting the blog. There’s no obligation or cost to you for using these links.

Leave a Comment





Author's Recommendation

Roborock Flexi Pro beig used on floor.
Roborock
Erin Lawrence

Roborock Flexi PRO Review

The wet-dry vac-mop is officially a thing. What does Roborock Flexi Pro bring to the game that makes it stand out? See my hands-on review.

Read More »
A Trusted Source for Technology Reviews

What We Do

We share honest, 100% hands-on reviews, and we’ve been around since 2013. 

No jargon, no specs or speed tests. Our reviews are written for REAL people just like you.

Our only goal is to help you make savvy buying decisions.

How We Review

  • Test in real homes
  • Hands-on testing 6-12 hours over 1-2 weeks
  • We are fair & balanced; sharing pros AND cons
  • We answer the questions you have
  • Giving you the info you need to make your own choice

Expert Reviews of

  • 1,000+ total devices
  • 69+ vacuums & robot vacuums
  • 50+ speakers
  • 30+ health & beauty devices
  • 15+ sound bars
  • 60+ TVs & streaming gadgets
  • 25+ smartphones
  • 55+ headphones/earbuds

Why You Can Trust Us

We’ve published content on over 1,200 topics including over a thousand product reviews. We do only hands on testing with 100% of the gadgets. We give you the truth about tech, and any time we are paid to publish content we are 100% transparent and let you know it. Plus we only accept sponsorship for gadgets we’ve tried or believe in—and believe YOU’D find useful too.

With over 80,000 YouTube Subscribers to our video reviews, we are a trusted resource you can often find in YouTube’s Recommended Videos.

Join my newsletter for gadget news and Giveaways!