Overhead Door Garage Door Opener Comparison

When selecting your new garage door opener, be certain it will fit your needs”

This Overhead Door garage door opener comparison table compares every Overhead Door residential garage door opener model. Compare horsepower, drive systems, features and warranty.

Overhead Door Corporation makes screw drive, chain drive and belt drive garage door openers. Power is supplied by AC and DC motors with variouis horsepower ratings from 1/3 HP on up.

When selecting your new garage door opener, be certain it will fit your needs, including the size and weight of your garage door as well as your preference for options and accessories. Consult your Overhead Door dealer for more details.

The following Overhead Door garage door opener comparison table provides highlights on all Overhead Door residential models. Click the model number link for more information on any model. Unless otherwise stated, warranties are “limited.” Consult the Owners Manual for details.

Overhead Door Garage Door Opener Comparison

Model HP Drive Light (Max.) Features Warranty
Destiny 1500 DC 1* Screw – 200 Watts
– Two Lights
– Motion Sensor
– Deluxe Wall Control
– 3-Button Remotes
– Suitable for Sectional Doors up to 14′ Tall
– Suitable for One-Piece Doors up to 8′ Tall
– Opens at up to 12 inches/second
– HomeLink® Compatible
– Car2U™ Compatible
– Enhanced Safety/Security Features
– Lifetime Motor
– Lifetime Screw Drive
– 5 Years Parts
– 1 Year Accessories
Odyssey 1200 DC 3/4* Screw – 200 Watts
– Two Lights
– Motion Sensor
– Deluxe Wall Control
– 3-Button Remotes
– Suitable for Sectional Doors up to 14′ Tall
– Suitable for One-Piece Doors up to 8′ Tall
– Opens at up to 10 inches/second
– HomeLink® Compatible
– Car2U™ Compatible
– Enhanced Safety/Security Features
– Lifetime Motor
– Lifetime Screw Drive
– 5 Years Parts
– 1 Year Accessories
Legacy 800 Belt DC 1/2* Belt – 120 Watts
– Two Lights
– Time Delay
– Deluxe Wall Control
– One 3-Button Remote (Model 6030)
– Two 3-Button Remotes (Model 6030-T)
– Suitable for Doors up to 8′ Tall
– HomeLink® Compatible
– Car2U™ Compatible
– Standard Safety/Security Features
– 10 Year Motor
– 1 Year Parts
Legacy 800 Chain DC 1/2* Chain – 120 Watts
– Two Lights
– Time Delay
– Deluxe Wall Control
– One 3-Button Remote (Model 6030)
– Two 3-Button Remotes (Model 6030-T)
– Suitable for Doors up to 8′ Tall
– HomeLink® Compatible
– Car2U™ Compatible
– Standard Safety/Security Features
– 10 Year Motor
– 1 Year Parts
Standard Drive Belt DC 1/2* Belt – 60 Watts
– One Light
– Time Delay
– Lighted Wall Button
– 1-Button Remote Control
– SmartSet™ Limit Settings
– HomeLink® Compatible
– Car2U™ Compatible
– Standard Safety/Security Features
– 5 Year Motor
– 1 Year Parts
Standard Drive Chain DC 1/2* Chain – 60 Watts
– One Light
– Time Delay
– Lighted Wall Button
– 1-Button Remote Control
– SmartSet™ Limit Settings
– HomeLink® Compatible
– Car2U™ Compatible
– Standard Safety/Security Features
– 5 Year Motor
– 1 Year Parts
SilentMax XL DC Belt – 120 Watts
– Two Lights
– Time Delay
– Deluxe Wall Control
– Two 3-Button Remote Controls
– Flashlight Remote
– Wireless Keypad
– SmartSet™ Limit Settings
– HomeLink® Compatible
– Car2U™ Compatible
– Standard Safety/Security Features
– Lifetime Motor
– 5 Year Parts
– 1 Year Installation
Phantom DC 1/2* Belt – 120 Watts
– Two Lights
– Time Delay
– Quietest Overhead Door Model
– Deluxe Wall Control
– 1-Button Remote Control
– SmartSet™ Limit Settings
– HomeLink® Compatible
– Car2U™ Compatible
– Standard Safety/Security Features
– Lifetime Motor
– 5 Year Parts
Overdrive DC 1/2* Screw – 120 Watts
– Two Lights
– Time Delay
– Opens Twice as Fast
– Flush Mount for Low Clearance
– Quiet Polymer Lined Rail
– Multiple Wall Control Options
– 1, 2 or 3-Button Remote Controls
– HomeLink® Compatible
– Standard Safety/Security Features
– Lifetime Motor
– 5 Year Parts
Legacy Chain Drive AC 1/2
or
AC 1/3
Chain – 120 Watts
– Two Lights
– Time Delay
– Full Chain Drive
– Fully enclosed, permanently lubricated gear housing
– Solid Steel T-Rail
– Lighted Wall Button (Model 496)
– Deluxe Wall Console (Model 696)
– 1-Button Remote Control (Both)
– HomeLink® Compatible
– Standard Safety/Security Features
– Lifetime Motor
(Model 696)
– 5 Year Motor
(Model 496)
– 5 Year Parts
(Model 696)
– 3 Year Parts
(Model 496)
Signature Direct Drive Screw – 120 Watts
– Two Lights
– Time Delay
– Lighted Wall Button or Console
(Optional)
– 1-Button or Multi-Button Remote   Controls (Optional)
– One Piece Machined Solid Steel
Screw Drive
– HomeLink® Compatible
– Standard Safety/Security Features
– Lifetime Motor
(Model 950)
– 10 Year Motor
(Model 930)
– 5 Year Parts
(Model 950)
– 2 Year Parts
(Model 930)
Python 2 AC 1/2
or
AC 1/3
Chain Glide – 100 Watts
– One Light
– Time Delay
– Lighted Wall Button or Console
(Optional)
– 1, 2 or 3-Button Remote Control
(Optional)
– Enclosed In-Line Chain Drive
– No Tensioning or Lubrication for
Standard Life of Opener
– SmartSet™ Limit Settings
– HomeLink® Compatible
– Standard Safety/Security Features
– Lifetime Motor
(OCG800ML)
– 5 Year Motor
(OCG600ML)
– 3 Year Parts
(Both Models)

*DC motor strength is typically measured in Newtons. Stated horsepower is approximately comparable a similarly powered AC motor.


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