LiftMaster Garage Door Opener Model Comparison Matrix
If all homes were the same, any garage door opener would do. But because they aren't, we offer different types of garage door opener systems and horsepower strengths. Use the chart below to compare LiftMaster® models and features, and help you decide which model is right for you.  

 Model  Power  Drive
 System
 Warranty  Lighting  Series/Feature/Accessories
8500 DC Motor
800 Newtons
Direct Drive Lifetime Motor
Warranty 
Remote Light
200 Watts
Elite Series® - Wall Mount Residential Jackshaft Opener
MyQ® Control Panel (888LM)
3-Button Premium Remote Control (895MAX)
Remote Light (380LM)
8550  DC Motor
900 Newtons

Belt Drive Lifetime Motor
and Belt Warranty
2 Lights
200 Watts Total
2 Lens Covers
CFL-bulb compatible
Elite Series® - DC Battery Backup Belt Drive
Smart Control Panel® (880LM)
3-Button Premium Remote Control (895MAX)

 
8587 3/4 HP Chain Drive Lifetime Motor Warranty 2 Lights
200 Watts Total
2 Lens Covers
Elite Series® - 3/4 HP AC Chain Drive Opener
3-Button Elite Remote Control (895MAX)
Smart Control Panel (880LM)
3595 3/4 HP Chain Drive Lifetime Motor
Warranty
2 Lights
200 Watts Total
2 Lens Covers 
Elite Series©
Smart Control Panel®
Premium Remote Control
8557 3/4 HP Belt Drive Lifetime Motor and Belt Warranty 2 Lights
200 Watts Total
2 Lens Covers 
Elite Series® - 3/4 HP AC Belt Drive Opener
3-Button Elite Remote Control (895MAX)
Smart Control Panel (880LM)
3585 3/4 HP Belt Drive Lifetime Motor
and Belt Warranty
2 Lights
200 Watts Total
2 Lens Covers
Elite Series®
Smart Control Panel®
Premium Remote Control
 
8360 DC Motor
800 Newtons
Chain Drive Lifetime Motor Warranty 2 Lights
200 Watts Total
2 Lens Covers
CFL-bulb compatible
Premium Series® - DC Battery Backup Chain Drive
Motion-Detecting Control Panel (886LM) 
3-Button Remote Control (893LM)

8355 1/2 HP    Belt Drive Lifetime Motor
and Belt Warranty
2 Lights
200 Watts Total
2 Lens Covers
Premium Series
Multi-Function Control Panel (882LM)
(1) 3-Button Standard Remote Control (893LM)
3280 1/2 HP Belt Drive Lifetime Motor
and Belt Warranty
2 Lights
200 Watts Total
2 Lens Covers
Premium Series
Multi-Function Control Panel
(1) 3-Button Remote Control
3265-267 1/2 HP Chain Drive  Lifetime Motor
Warranty
2 Lights
200 Watts Total
2 Lens Covers
Premium Series
Multi-Function Control Panel
(2) 3-Button Remote Control
 
3240 1/2 HP Screw Drive Lifetime Motor
Warranty
2 Lights
200 Watts Total
2 Lens Covers
Premium Series
Multi-Function Control Panel
(1) 3-Button Remote Control
3255 1/2 HP Chain Drive 4-Year Motor
Warranty
Single Light
100 Watts
Lens Cover
Contractor Series
Multi-Function Control Panel
(1) Single-Button Remote Control 
1355 1/2 HP Chain Drive 4-Year Motor
Warranty
Single Light
75 Watts
Lens Cover 
Contractor Series
Lighted Door Control Button
(1) Single-Button Remote Control
1345 1/3 HP Chain Drive 2-Year Motor
Warranty
Single Light
75 Watts
Lens Cover 
Contractor Series
Lighted Door Control Button
(1) Single-Button Remote Control