Merlin Silent Drive

SilentDrive Elite MR855MYQ

The NEW SilentDrive Elite is myQ compatible, Battery Backup compatible with bright LED lighting, quiet operation and includes 2 x premium hand held remotes. 

myQ is only compatible with iOS devices with firmware 11, 12 and 13, and Android devices with firmware 7, 8 and 9. Before purchasing or installing myQ on your device, please ensure you have access to a device with the appropriate firmware.

MYQ COMPATIBLE TECHNOLOGY lets users create schedules, monitor, receive alerts and control the garage door opener away from home.1
SOFT-START AND SOFT-STOP for smooth operation.
QUIET DC MOTOR eliminates noise and vibrations through the ceiling and provide smooth operation.
BATTERY BACKUP ensures access even when the power is out.2
HEAVY-LIFTING POWER operates doors up to 120 kgs.
SECURITY+ 2.0® sends a new code with every remote click.
PREMIUM AUTOMATIC SAFETY REVERSE function will allow your garage door to stop and reverse automatically if obstructed going down or stop going up.
TIMER-TO-CLOSE automatically closes the door after a pre-set amount of time.3
IMPROVED TRANSMITTER RANGE has up to 18% better range meaning you can start opening your garage door sooner.4
AUTOMATIC FORCE SENSING monitors and adjusts the force needed to open your garage with each operation.
Manual Release    MANUAL RELEASE CORD allows you to open your garage door whenever needed.
1 Additional purchase of Merlin myQ Gateway and Safety IR Beams accessories required to enable myQ functionality.  
2 Additional purchase of Merlin Battery Backup accessory required to enable Battery Backup functionality.
3 Safety IR Beams must be installed to enable the use of Timer-to-Close. See User Guide for additional information. Smartphone not included.
4 When compared to other available Merlin products.

Premium Automatic Safety Reverse

With its automatic safety function your garage door will stop and reverse automatically if obstructed going down or stop going up.
Automatic Force Sensing

Equipped with automatic force sensing, with each operation the garage door opener monitors and adjusts the force needed to open your garage door.
Manual Release

In case of power failure you can simply activate the manual release to open your garage door.

24V DC motor with thermal overload protection
Input voltage:24V AC
Rated door area up to 18m2   
Drum rotations:4.5
Max door weight: up to 120kg
Max peak pulling force: 550N
Minimum side room 45mm
433.30, 434.54, 433.92 MHz AM radio with Security+2.0 encrypted rolling code technology
up to 64 memory registers
Courtesy light: LED
Noise rating 1M: 57DB

Door Specs
Maximum lifting under spring tension = 20kg
Suitable for steel spring balanced doors
Door Opening and Closing Times
Door opening time: 13 seconds
Door closing time: 13 seconds
Based on a 2.3m high door

Door Height
Door height: 4.5m
Door width: 4.0m, 6.0m
Double dwelling

The Merlin SilentDrive Elite (MR855MYQ) is the latest and greatest in residential garage door opener technology. It features the most advanced features, designed to make opening and closing your garage door easier, quieter, and more secure than ever before. With its sleek, modern design and powerful performance, the SilentDrive Elite will provide a seamless experience every time you open your garage door.

The SilentDrive Elite is powered by a reliable and efficient DC motor. This motor provides a soft start and stop feature, making opening and closing your garage door smooth and quiet. The SilentDrive Elite also has an adjustable speed setting, so you can customize the speed of your door opening to your preference. Additionally, this opener comes with an adjustable light timer that allows you to customize how long the light stays on after the door has been opened or closed.

SilentDrive Elite Features

  • Reliable DC motor
  • Soft start and stop feature
  • Adjustable speed setting
  • Adjustable light timer
  • Automatic force control
  • Advanced safety sensors
  • Compatible with MyQ home control systems
  • Easy installation process
  • Quiet operation

The Merlin SilentDrive Elite offers superior convenience for homeowners. With its advanced safety sensors and automatic force control system, you can be sure that your garage door is always secure. Plus, the MyQ home control compatibility allows you to control your garage door from anywhere with an internet connection. With this opener, you can open or close your garage door from your smartphone or other connected device.

The SilentDrive Elite is perfect for anyone looking for an easy-to-install, reliable garage door opener with advanced features. It's powerful motor will ensure a quiet operation every time you open or close your garage door. Plus, its compatibility with MyQ home control systems allows you to easily monitor and manage access to your garage from anywhere in the world.

"The Merlin SilentDrive Elite (MR855MYQ) offers superior convenience with its advanced safety sensors and automatic force control system, allowing homeowners to enjoy a secure, quiet operation every time they open or close their garage doors."


"Experience the Ultimate in Garage Door Opener Technology: The Merlin SilentDrive Elite (MR855MYQ)"

author: Affordable Garage Doors Gold Coast