Beam UP Garage Door Opener Reviews

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We are going to write a detailed Beam UP review for the three most common models this brand is selling in the US market. These garage door openers are distributed all over the US, with great consumer ratings.

All three models (Workhorse, Sentry, and Centurion) are designed for do-it-yourselfers. These are designed to be installed without special tools. Still, we recommend a technician do it, but if you feel comfortable enough, you can try it yourself.

BeamUP Workhorse, Sentry, and Centurion review
Beam UP reviews

The company provides lots of online videos for those who want to install them on their own. Knowing the fact that most manufacturers require you to pay for professional installation, the BeamUP garage door opener brand is something you may wish for.

In this Beam UP review, we are going to write about three main models from this company.

Beam UP Centurion can lift the heaviest doors such as large carriage house doors. The Centurion comes with remote controls and wireless entry keypads as part of the package deal.

Beam UP Workhorse can lift both sectional and carriage house garage doors, but it doesn’t have all the remotes and controllers of the other models.

Beam UP Sentry can handle relatively heavy doors thanks to its three-quarter horsepower motor. Its remote also lets you control two additional garage doors or gates.

Beam UP Workhorse garage door opener review

BeamUP model Workhorse (BeamUP BU100) has a 3/4 horsepower strong DC motor. It can be installed on a 7’ tall sectional garage door (8’x7’ single, or 16’x7’ double sectional garage door). BeamUP BU100 provides smooth and quiet operation, altogether with a long lifetime. This model installs easily without any special tools needed. If you want to DIY, just follow step-by-step installation manuals and video tutorials. In case something doesn’t feel right, you can call for phone tech support provided by BeamUP company.

The Beam UP Workhorse garage door opener comes with a 3/4 Horsepower equivalent heavy-duty chain drive combined with a DC motor.

It has a 1500 lumen (100W) LED light, a photo-eye safety system, single-button remote control with ClearCom technology, and door control.

This model is compatible with ALL generations of HomeLink as well.

The BeamUP Workhorse sectional garage door opener runs smooth and quietly due to its heavy-working motor. It has an eco-friendly security lighting system that lights up the whole garage.

Beam UP Sentry garage door opener review

Beam UP model Sentry (BeamUP BU400) comes with Wi-Fi technology, and it is a smart home device able to connect and operate with Alexa. It delivers all modern security features, altogether with smart technologies.

Like the other two models from this review, Beam UP Sentry has also been designed for an effortless installation of up to a 7’ garage door. It can operate either 8’x7’ or 16’x7’ sectional doors. BeamUP Sentry operates smoothly and quietly providing only the best. This model can handle 8’ or even 10’ doors, but with an appropriate extension kit.

Inside its case, there is an ultra-reliable 3/4 horsepower equivalent DC motor that provides safety, reliability, and security for a long lifetime. The BeamUP Sentry delivers some advanced smart features. It can be controlled from a long distance, using your smartphone with an app installed.

The Beam UP Sentry garage door opener has a 3/4 HP equivalent heavy-duty chain drive and DC motor.

It comes with an integrated, motion-activated 3000 lumens (200-Watt) LED light that provides a security lighting system.

BeamUP Sentry comes with a Smart Garage Door Controller, Wireless Door Sentry, Photo Eyes, 3-Button ClearCom Remote, and Multi-Function Wall Button. Smart features provide all comfort you’ll need.

For the maximum comfort of usage, BeamUP Sentry delivers a LED light with 3000 lumens altogether with an integrated motion detector sensor. You won’t need any special tools if you want to install Beam UP Sentry on your own. To make a DIY installation just follow the step-by-step installation guide provided by this company.

Beam UP Centurion garage door opener review

This Beam UP review post ends with a BeamUP Centurion BU800 model. It is a high-class BeamUP garage door opener. The Beam UP Centurion delivers a smart control, with Alexa enabled connection, two 3-button remotes, and an ultra-quiet belt drive system.

Just like previous models, BeamUP Centurion installs on a single garage door (8’x7′) or (16’x7′) double door. It comes with a belt drive, providing extra smooth and ultra-quiet garage door movements. The BeamUP Centurion is designed for up to a 7’ high garage door. Still, if you have an 8’ or 10’ garage door, you can install Centurion with an extension kit. DC motor with a 1-1/4 HPe is powerful enough to lift even the heaviest garage doors. This motor, altogether with a powerful transmission, delivers ultra-reliable, quiet, and safe garage door operation. The Centurion smart garage door opener enables smartphones to access and control over long distances.

Beam UP Centurion garage door opener is equipped with a 1-1/4 HPe DC motor with an ultra-quiet belt drive combination.

The Centurion comes with an integrated, motion-activated 3000 lumen (200W) LED security lighting system. This light system works with the BeamUP smart technologies.

Step-by-step installation manuals, video tutorials, and support are available. The BeamUP Centurion BU800 has free integrations & automation without subscription fees. It is compatible with all generations of HomeLink technologies.

Although we are talking about a high-end garage door opener model, it installs without any special tools required. To install BeamUP Centurion just follow official step-by-step installation guides, read product manuals, and watch video tutorials. This way you can save some extra, by not paying $150-$200, for garage door opener installation.

BeamUP review: Workhorse, Sentry, Centurion

BeamUP Workhorse

Lifting Power: 3/4 HPe
Drive Type: Heavy-Duty Chain
Security Lighting: LED 1500 lumens 100W
Remote: 1-button
Door Control: Standard

BeamUP Sentry

Lifting Power: 3/4 HPe
Drive Type: Heavy-Duty Chain
Security Lighting: LED 3000 lumens 200W
Remote: 3-button
Door Control: Multi-Function

BeamUP Centurion

Lifting Power: 1-1/4 HPe
Drive Type: Heavy-Duty Belt
Security Lighting: LED 3000 lumens 200W
Remote: 2x 3-button
Door Control: Multi-Function