Finding the right entertainment center can be overwhelming. Not only do you have to consider budget, but also décor, space, design, and durability. For TVs that will sit atop an entertainment center, you would also need to consider the weight and width of the TV as well. For those who prefer mounting their TV to the wall (our tutorial on how to do that), the options for entertainment centers are almost unlimited.
So what are the 7 best entertainment centers for wall mounted TVs?
- FURINNO Turn-N-Tube Grand Entertainment Center
- Martin Furniture Asymmetrical Floating Wall Mounted TV Console
- MEBLE Furniture & Rugs Walls Mounted Floating Modern Entertainment Center
- Monarch Specialties TV Stand
- Pamari Wrangler Sliding Barn Door TV Stand
- Prepac Altus Wall Mounted Audio/Visual Console
- Simpli Home Artisan Contemporary Media Stand
If you are looking for a new entertainment center that compliments your wall-mounted TV, the list below provides some of the best 2020 models. And if you’re looking for something even more specialized, we’ve also compiled a list for the Best Entertainment Centers for Small Rooms as well as the best with built-in fireplaces.
1. FURINNO Turn-N-Tube Grand Entertainment Center
Sometimes, you just want something fun, budget-friendly, and easy-to-assemble. The FURINNO Turn-N-Tube Grand Entertainment Center fits all of those descriptions.
The Turn-N-Tube is a multipurpose entertainment center. With no doors, this entertainment center is an open-shelf design. Available in espresso/black and French oak grey, the entire entertainment is made of a combination of particle boards and PVC pipes. Lightweight, the Turn-N-Tube is extremely easy to assemble alone. Simply twist the poles into the allotted holes pre-drilled into the boards.
With nine different sized shelves, the FURINNO Turn-N-Go provides plenty of storage and ventilation for your electronics and knickknacks.
The FURINNO Turn-N-Tube Grand Entertainment Center measures 36.6 inches high, 77.6 inches wide and 13.4 inches deep. Weighing in at just under 41 pounds, this entertainment center can be assembled alone. The center shelf will support up to 30 pounds; the square shelves each support 10 pounds; rectangular shelves then support up to 15 pounds each!
- Extremely budget-friendly, this entertainment center offers plenty of open storage and display options.
- Minimalist and whimsical, the Turn-N-Tube will not infringe on your home theater.
- Because it is lightweight and easy to assemble, putting the unit together and moving it requires little to no additional help.
- Depending on personal tastes, this unit may appear “cheap” compared to some of the wood models.
- This unit may not be as durable as some of the more solidly constructed entertainment centers.
- There are no doors, which may be a concern if you prefer some items to remain obscured from vision.
2. Martin Furniture Asymmetrical Floating Wall Mounted TV Console
If you have wall-mounted your TV, you may want an entertainment center that you can also wall mount. After all, not only will this clear up floor space, it also creates a clean, minimalist visual effect that may be rather appealing. That is where the Martin Furniture Asymmetrical Floating Wall Mounted TV Console comes in.
As the name implies, this entertainment center is asymmetrical, with a large central shelf and two cantilevered ledges on both the top and bottom. Available in two lengths, 60- and 72-inches, the Martin Furniture Floating Console comes in six colors: black, Burba bank, Columbian Walnut, light brown, skyline walnut, and stone gray.
Strong enough to support up to 70 pounds of weight, this entertainment center is made from manufactured wood, topped with a laminated finish. (Standard wood stud wall installation hardware is included!)
The Martin Furniture Asymmetrical Floating Wall Mounted TV Console measures 8.5 inches high, 60 or 72 inches wide and 11.8 inches deep. At 72 inches wide, this entertainment center weighs 52 pounds.
- Sturdy construction and proper mounting make this an extremely durable entertainment center.
- Because this entertainment center is mounted on the wall, you can pick any height you want to install it.
- Great for those with allergies; wall mounting also helps prevent massive dust accumulations that occur beneath the standard floor-based entertainment center!
- Simple, elegant and understated – this entertainment center accents any minimalist décor.
- A hidden cord management system keeps your cables neatly out of sight.
- Installation instructions could be clearer, although those who have assembled furniture before should have no problem figuring assembly out.
- You cannot “reverse” the shelf; the top piece must extend over the central shelf to the right while the bottom must do so on the right.
3. MEBLE Furniture & Rugs Wall Mounted Floating Modern Entertainment Center
The MEBLE Wall-mounted Floating Modern Entertainment Center packs in all of the bells and whistles. If you are looking for an eye-catching entertainment center that is sleek, sexy, and ultra-cool – this is the unit for you.
This entertainment center is composed of a “set” of items that frame up to a 70-inch TV and provide a stunning, minimalistic approach. Because each of the included components can be placed in any position around your TV, this unit offers different configurations to suit anyone’s needs. Available in white, black, oak, and two different white and black combinations – the MEBEL entertainment center can fit any décor.
Components include two box stands, two wall cabinets, and two shelves – all of which can be wall-mounted. The two wall cabinets include glass doors and light-emitting diode (LED) lights. For all black and white units, the LEDs are a brilliant blueish white. For the oak units, however, these lights offer a warm, rustic glow. (The box stands also open for hidden storage items.)
Because this is a six-piece unit, the measurements for each piece varies. Each box stand measures 12 inches high, 63 inches wide, and 15.75 inches deep. For the floating wall cabinets, each will measure 12 inches high, 63 inches wide, and 11.5 inches deep when assembled. The floating shelves then measure 8 inches high, 47.5 inches wide, and 8 inches deep
- Absolutely beautiful, this is the most visually unique entertainment center on the list.
- With the white, black and oak color options, the MEBLE Floating Modern Entertainment Center will match any décor.
- Because each piece is hung separately, this unit allows you to configure it exactly how you please. (Have leftover pieces? You can use them as part of your entertainment centers with other TVs in your home!)
- At close to 300 pounds total, you will need help moving, assembling, and hanging the components of this entertainment center.
- Although it is a gorgeous entertainment center, this is one of the most expensive units on this list.
- The seller does not list the materials used in the construction of this entertainment center.
4. Monarch Specialties TV Stand
The Monarch Specialties TV Stand is an art-deco inspired piece. Made from particleboard and veneer, this TV stand is available in dark taupe, cappuccino, and white.
The contemporary feel of the Monarch Specialties TV Stand comes complete with one drawer and open-ended, floating shelves. Sleek and modern, this TV stand can hold plenty of your electronics and décor items. The open shelving allows for ample ventilation, ensuring your DVD players and gaming consoles do not overheat while in use.
While wall-mounted TVs of any size look great above this minimalist entertainment center, it is also important to note that the unit can support up to 47-inch flat-screen TVs on its top shelf.
This entertainment center measures 24 inches high, 60 inches wide and 16 inches deep. The weight for this model is roughly 64 pounds and can be easily assembled by one person.
- The art-deco inspired design is fun, contemporary, and beautiful; this entertainment center makes a statement without being overly intrusive.
- Instructions clearly explain the assembly process, making set up easy.
- Floating shelves provide ample ventilation and storage space.
- A small number of users have complained about the veneer peeling off. (Most remedied this with Elmer’s Glue.)
- Aesthetically speaking, the two supporting legs appear cheaply made. (However, they provide plenty of support.)
5. Pamari Wrangler Sliding Barn Door TV Stand
The Pamari Wrangler Sliding Barn Door TV Stand is a great choice for those looking for a rustic-style entertainment center. Made from manufactured wood, topped with a wood veneer, this entertainment center is available in four color options: Ashland pine, off-white, Sargent oak, and sawcut espresso.
The unique feature that makes this Pamari Wrangler stand out are the two sliding barn doors. The entertainment center features three larger centrally located shelves, with cord cutouts. On either side of this sit three fixed shelves. The barn doors perfectly cover these side shelves or the entire center space when closed.
Should you opt to place your TV on the stand instead of wall mounting it, this entertainment center will support flat-screen TVs up to 60 inches or 75 pounds.
This entertainment center measures 32 inches high, 54 inches wide and 15.5 inches deep. The weight of this model is roughly 99 pounds.
- The unique sliding door features make this entertainment center stand out.
- Solidly constructed, this piece includes ample storage and display space.
- Multiple color options make this unit easily integrated into any rustic-themed décor.
- Wall anchors are included with the Pamari Wrangler Sliding Barn Door TV Stand to ensure the unit does not topple over.
- Only the center shelves include cord cutouts, which can limit how many supporting devices you are able to discreetly connect.
- All shelves are fixed, which can limit the size of the devices being placed within the unit.
6. Prepac Altus Wall Mounted Audio/Video Console
The Prepac Altus Wall Mounted Audio/Video Console is another floating entertainment center. Made from a non-toxic laminated composite wood, this entertainment center is available in four colors: black, drifted gray, espresso and white. It is also available in 48-, 58- and 70-inch lengths.
The Prepac Altus Console features a simple design: a larger central shelf with smaller top and bottom shelves. This gives it a unique shape, but also provides plenty of room for DVDs as well as media players, gaming consoles and more. Designed to support up to 75 pounds of extra weight, the Prepac Altus includes a hidden cable management system that keeps your cords out of sight.
This entertainment center measures 16 inches high, 48-, 58- or 70 inches wide and 16.8 inches deep. Based on which length you select, this unit weighs up to 59 pounds.
- The simple design and color options make this a versatile entertainment center for any décor.
- Cable management features help to hide cords and maintain the minimalist feel of wall-mounted devices.
- Sturdy construction with easy instructions make assembly easy.
- The dividers are fixed.
- The wall is visible through the top shelf, but not on the bottom. Some users found this inconsistent and distracting.
7. Simpli Home Artisan Contemporary Media Stand
The Simpli Home Artisan Contemporary Media Stand is made from particleboard, topped with wood veneer and glass. Although contemporary, the piece has a classical feel to it. In the center, this unit contains two drawers as well as two adjustable shelves with cord cutouts. On either side of this are two enclosed cabinets, each featuring three adjustable shelves as well.
Taller than your average entertainment center, the Simpli Home Artisan Media Stand offers plenty of space for all of your needs. Additionally, should you choose to remove your TV from the wall, the height of this stand puts the screen at the best height for viewing. (If you choose to do this, the stand is designed to support flat-screen TVs measuring up to 55 inches.)
Solidly constructed, the Simpli Home Artisan Contemporary Media Stand is available in seven colors: black, distressed grey, farmhouse grey, honey brown, medium auburn brown, russet brown, and tobacco brown.
This entertainment center measures 34.8 inches high, 53 inches wide and 16.5 inches deep. The weight for the Simpli Home Artisan Media Stand is roughly 86.4 pounds.
- Beautifully designed, the Simpli Home Artisan Media Stand is sturdy, classy, and well thought-out.
- The diverse color options mean this unit will fit in with any décor.
- Instructions are clear making assembly easy.
- While this is marketed as a “solid wood” unit, the media center is actually made of particle board and wood veneer.