Genie Garage Door Openers

Are you in search of the best garage door opener? Are you looking for something that’s reliable and also easy on the pocket? Then you have actually been looking for Genie. Genie may not be as famous as others but it has surely some really great garage door openers.

So, here are some of the prominent garage door opener by Genie!

Genie 4042-TKH

The first on our list by Genie promises with its name that it’s beyond ‘ultra-silent’ it is Silentmax! It will make sure that you sleep in peace when the garage right below your bedroom would be open or closed. With a rather small device for a motor as compared to other garage door openers, it will also go on the ceiling and will attach to the rail.

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Genie 4042-TKH belongs to a Silentmax series and you will surely know why pretty soon. This garage door opener comes with two remotes, a wall control panel, wireless keypad, and sensors.

Feature:

The first noticeable feature of this garage door opener is the motor it has a strong DC motor of 140 V this explains why it is famous for being extremely silent. It is because of a DC motor id more efficient and noiseless than an average AC motor. It has a power of 0.75 HP, which is also stronger than 0.5 HP garage door openers.

Then comes the drive, as there are multiple types of drive this garage door opener uses a belt-drive system. It is another feature that cuts down the noise as compared to a chain drive. Then belt drives also require less maintenance and are more smooth in functioning.

Moreover, with Intellicode security technology and safe-T beams, it ensures both the security and safety of your house. It will make sure that no one breaks in or gets hurt when the garage door opener is working.

Pros
  • Remote control present for working
  • Multi-function control panel
  • Doesn’t create much noise
Cons
  • Need rail extensions

Verdict:

It costs well above $200, so we can consider it a bit expensive, however, it has very smooth and decent working with justifies the price.

Genie Stealth 500 Essentials

Another one that we have on the list not only falls on the economical side but one great thing about it is that it offers a line of features that are there to make your life quite easy. You will now not have to worry about leaving your garage door open as with Stealth 500 Essential you will gain a bit more control over your garage door.

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This one is not like the above one in its look it has more of the rectangular body with curved corners and has proper black and white colors. It comes with blubs, an accessory which is missing in many garage door openers, and Genies specialized frequency maintaining sensors.

Features:

The very first thing that you will enjoy is the peaceful working of this garage door opener, unlike many other garage door openers it doesn’t have rugged noise. This is mainly due to the reason that it has a steel reinforced belt-drive. Further, the HP of the motor isn’t as strong as others as it is just 0.5 HP but the DC motor makes it more proficient. This is enough to enhance its performance and durability and will also keep it quiet.

Then like many others, it has Safe-T beams that will auto-reverse the doors but more importantly, this will also ensure that if any maintenance comes up the device will notify itself. There is also intellicode security system that provides codes and high security. This feature will ensure that no one enters your house without your knowledge.

A very important feature that will help you is its connectivity with the HomeLink and Car2U now you can access your garage door opener while sitting in your and from absolutely anywhere! This helps in safety and also saves you from various troubles.

Pros
  • Extremely affordable
  • Internet connectivity
  • Smooth working
Cons
  • No backup battery

Verdict:

For being a garage door opener for domestic purposes this one surely has a lot to offer. It’s just the lack of backup battery that brings down its fame, otherwise, it is a complete package!

Genie 3042-TKH

Next, we have another one from the Silentmax series, it has impeccable features and isn’t even much expensive. It is a bit above $200 but it surely will justify its price with a list of offers that will get many of your jobs done.

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If we look at its design it has a similar small box-shaped design like 4042-TKH and will go up on your ceiling. But one thing which stands out in Genie is that the motor will not consume large space and doesn’t like that much worse on your ceiling. It comes with remote control, wall panel, keypad, and safety beams.

Features:

The first feature that is its main selling point is its noiseless property, like many other garage door opener, it doesn’t create noise and will give you a peaceful environment. The reason for it calm working is its belt drive and DC motor. As belt drives are more proficient and have smooth function than others, hence, they don’t create much noise.

Lack of noise is also due to its DC motor which is of 0.75 HP; it is stronger than the one above and also doesn’t make noise which is present in an AC motor. As others Genie garage door opener this one also has Safe-T beams as well as Intellicode security system that will ensure the safety of the people and security of your house.

Pros
  • Has both safety and security features
  • No noise during the function
  • Keyless entry through the keypad
Cons
  • You will need a rail extension

Verdict:

If your gates are a bit heavier and you want a smooth as well as efficient working garage door opener then 3042-TKH should be your choice!

Genie Chain Drive 500 Garage Door Opener

Next, we have something that is there to maintain the traditional qualities of a garage door opener. Genie Chain Drive 500 Garage Door Opener is different in looks as well as in functioning as compared to the above ones!

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It has a proper box as a motor in black color that will go up on your ceiling, so it looks, it may not be as sleek as others. Then a remote control, a push-button wall control system, and sensors are what you will get with this garage door opener.

Features:

The first feature that is making it quite a traditional garage door opener is the presence of Chain drive. So, this one might not be as quiet as others will be but it surely is quite budget-friendly. Next, the motor is 0.5 HP, so it’s perfect for domestic garages especially if they aren’t linked with the house. But one noticeable factor is that it is a DC motor, so it might not be as noisy as other chain drive openers.

Then the installation of this garage door opener is easy as well as it has 5 piece rail installation which you can easily link up together. It has a wall control and remote system, there is a high-quality intellicode security system with safety sensors to avoid any accidents. Then the lighting present will light up your garage at late hours.

Lastly, you can easily link up this system to HomeLink and Car2U so there will not be much problem in connecting the device and controlling it from absolutely anywhere.

Pros
  • Lighting available
  • Easy on the pocket
  • Internet and HomeLink compatible
Cons
  • No backup battery

Verdict:

Overall, if someone wants something which provides convenience without causing many dents on their pocket this one by Genie is a great one to get.

Genie Aladdin Connect

In the end, we have something for you which actually solves all your connectivity problems. Are you in search of Genie device that acts as a hub, and will connect your already existing garage door opener to your HomeLink? Then Genie Aladdin Connect is just that.

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This is a square-shaped black device that comes with remote control and will be attached to your current Genie garage door opener. And then you can start the functioning of this exceptional magic device.

Features:

The first and most important feature is that it will help in connecting you with your garage door opener. Hence, through Genie Aladdin Connect you will now be able to access your device even being away from home through your phone. Secondly, you will also be able to operate your garage door opener with the help of voice command. So, if you have Google or Amazon voice command you can operate your door through just your voice.

Further, it will alert you with the opening and closing of the garage door, so not only it will alert you if anyone tries to break or it will notify the movement of your family. Lastly, if you want to give others control of entering your house you can share the virtual key through the app and never worry about being home to open doors.

Pros
  • Gives internet access
  • Quite economical
Cons
  • No connection Apple voice command

Verdict:

If you have been looking for something that can convert your current garage door opener into a smart one then it is Genie that you have been looking for!

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