I’m going to make a review for these three Chamberlain models, which are quite similar but different in a few aspects. Let me explain the differences, helping you decide which one is better for your garage. Chamberlain garage door openers review follows B6765, B4545, and B1381. All three openers are overhead, meaning they are ceiling-mounted openers.
Table of Contents
- Chamberlain B1381
- Chamberlain B4545
- Chamberlain B6765
- What are the appropriate replacement models?
This model has been discounted, and it is hard to purchase this unit. However, I’ll write a few words on it, and suggest a corresponding new Chamberlain model.
Chamberlain B1381 features and specifications
- Corner to corner LED lighting 100 lumens
- myQ connectivity available
- Belt drive
- Up to 10 feet high garage doors
A great Chamberlain garage door opener featuring a camera and 2-way audio communication. The B4545 has been present on the U.S. market for a long time, and it was recognized as one of the best ceiling-mounted garage openers at that period. With so many features and its durability, it is a good idea to check for the corresponding model available.
Chamberlain B4545 features and specifications
This model comes with a built-in camera that streams video from your garage to a smart device. This means that I’ll suggest an appropriate new Chamberlain model, with the same features and more.
- Chamberlain B4545 (B4545T) has 2-way audio, and the camera has 2-way communication also. The homeowner can use this 2-way communication for live conversation between garage and smartphone
- Smartphone control supported garage door opener comes with many smart features, meaning you won’t consent any less. With a smart garage door opener, you’re able to monitor and control your garage from anywhere with built-in Wi-Fi and the myQ App
- Ultra-quiet and strong belt drive comes as the best option for ceiling-mount garage door openers, especially for those homeowners having a garage near to living space. A steel-reinforced belt drive is mandatory, and you’ll get it with a new Chamberlain opener.
- This opener can operate with garage doors up to seven feet high. You can use it with 8 and 10 feet doors, with an extension kit sold separately
The B6765 features a built-in camera activated by the motion sensor. An integrated camera can stream live video from a garage right to your smartphone or tablet.
2-way audio communication enables a live conversation between your garage and your smartphone.
Smartphone controlled garage door opener is a must-have for those who love technology and have smart home features.
Chamberlain B6765 garage door opener operates by belt drive, especially steel-reinforced mechanism constructed for maximum durability and safe operation.
What are the appropriate replacement models?
Chamberlain models from the text above are discounted and hard to purchase these days. That is why I’m going to write about new models, an appropriate successor model for each. Read more, and find out what model to choose.
Chamberlain B6765 successor model
This model comes equipped with all the features B6765 has and even more. It has a built-in camera 140⁰ wide-angle. A homeowner can easily see and hear what’s happening in a garage through the myQ app no matter where is he. Chamberlain B6753T is a real successor, not only for Chamberlain B6765 but for many other models that are discounted.
With its integrated Corner to Corner LED lighting, a garage owner has all the comfort inside the garage. It is easy to see and navigate through the garage at any time of day. The B6753T delivers brightens to every corner of the garage, automated with a motion-activated sensor and LED with 2,000 lumens. Moreover, a battery backup provides enough power for the garage opener to operate even when power is out.
Chamberlain B4545 successor model
Smartphone controlled, this smart garage door opener is completely compatible with myQ app. It is easy to connect your new garage door opener, and control, secure & monitor the garage from your smartphone.
Chamberlain B4613T has integrated advanced LED lighting. Unlike the B6763T, this model comes with a one-side LED light, meaning you need to point the light to high-traffic areas of the garage. LED delivers 1,000 lumens, and it is automatically activated with a motion sensor.
With an ultra-quiet DC motor and soft start/stop smooth operation this opener fits perfectly in a garage near the living spaces. Battery backup ensures to operate garage door even when power is out.
Chamberlain B1381 successor model
Chamberlain B2405 provides years of smooth, and quiet performance. With its integrated myQ technology a homeowner can easily control, secure, and monitor the garage from anywhere. I find this model as a successor for the Chamberlain B1381 garage door opener.
Smartphone control is easy to use. Just download the myQ app and follow the instructions. Once connected, your new garage door opener can be used from long distances to control, secure, and monitor the garage.
The B2405 has quiet operation, meaning it is equipped with an ultra-quiet DC motor and soft start/stop smooth technology. All this together ensures it can be installed near the living spaces.
Before I end this review, check for the TOP 3 openers in the U.S. Also, read more about Chamberlain and the new models available right now.