Humanscale Freedom Headrest

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Humanscale Freedom Headrest
£ 1,223.00
£ 1,467.60 (Incl. VAT)


Premium ergonomic task chair encouraging free movement and effortless support for every user.
  • Designed to remove the need for manual adjustment, the Freedom Headrest self-adjusts to offer maximum comfort and ergonomic support.
  • Distinctive flowing design with luxury contemporary upholstery creates timeless aesthetic to complement any workspace.
  • Innovative weight-sensing recline mechanism adjusts automatically to each user's body profile, ensuring comfort and support in all positions.
  • Pivoting backrest automatically adjusts to the needs of the spine.
  • Designed to mimic the body's natural contours whilst decreasing pressure point loads for added comfort and support.
  • Adjustable armrests attached to the back of the chair for ultimate comfort and support during recline.
  • Contoured cushions closely follow the body's natural curvature to reduce pressure points and offer long-lasting comfort.
  • Modular design allows the chair to be updated rather than replaced, and cheaply repaired during later life.
  • Specifically-designed, high-performance textiles complement the generous cushioning to cre

Technical Specification

Product Information Description
Product Name Humanscale Freedom Headrest
Brand HumanScale
Conditioning unit
Catalogue page 7
Technical Specification Description
Material Leather
Back Min. height (mm) 1090 mm
Back Max. height (mm) 1345 mm
Seating width (mm) 535 mm
Seat Min. depth (mm) 415 mm
Seat Max. depth (mm) 470 mm
Seat Min. height (mm) 1090 mm
Seat Max. height (mm) 1345 mm
Weight (kg) 22.3 kg
Seating time (h) 24 h
Back width (mm) 535 mm
Customer warranty 15 years
Back colour Silver
Adjustable seat height yes
Permanent contact mechanism yes
Adjustable seat mechanism yes
Adjustable weight mechanism yes
Asynchrone technic yes
Adjustable lumber support (postair) yes
Headrest height adjustment yes
Back height adjustment yes
Max. weight supported (st) 23 st
Type of armrest adjustment Height Adjustable


Quick info guide


Dynamic support

Headrest features a dynamic support that cradles the head and neck during recline, but remains neutral when in upright positions.


Sculpted to the body

Contoured seat and backrest sculpted to the body's natural curves for long-term comfort and reduced pressure on the users back.


Arm rests

Synchronous armrests attached to the back of the chair designed to move with the user, offering effortless adjustments and support.


Automatic comfort

Pivoting backrest automatically moves with the user offering perfect lumbar support in every position for a personalised sitting experience.


Innovative mechanism

Innovative weight-sensitive, self-locking mechanism adapts to the users body by automatically adjusting the tension and recline position of the chair for full support throughout movement.

Humanscale - freedom with headrest

Freedom Headrest

designed by Niels Diffrient

"My goal is always to design chairs that are so simple to use that the functionality is often invisible to the user."

Niels Diffrient

"the gold standard in office seating"

Described by the New York Times