LiftMaster Elite 8550

LiftMaster Elite 8550 Garage Door Opener

The reliable, integrated Battery Backup System guarantees access in and out of your garage, even when the power is out.

Among other advantages the Elite 8550 is a smartphone controlled garage door opener. The safety and security features will continue to operate as well, ensuring your family is protected in a power failure. The opener is also equipped with built-in MyQ® technology, enabling you to close your garage door or turn lights on or off using a smartphone or computer – from anywhere in the world. And because it features soft start and slow stop to reduce noise when it operates, it is perfect for homes with a room above the garage.

Smartphone controlled garage door opener

Equipped with MyQ® technology that lets you monitor and control your garage door and house lights remotely by using a computer or smartphone (LiftMaster® Internet Gateway accessory required).


  • Timer-to-Close feature allows the door to automatically close after a pre-programmed number of minutes
  • The Smart Garage Door Opener® lets you electronically program security codes from the Smart Control Panel® or the powerhead
  • Enclosed gear case provides continous lubrication for longer life and smoother operation
  • Whole-garage lighting with adjustable light time delay; compatible with CFL bulbs
  • Energy-efficient operation consumes up to 75% less power in standby mode
  • Sensing technology will stop the door from closing if contact is made with a person or object
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They were very nice. They came out and did an estimate. I paid what the estimate was and got exactly what I wanted. They put it in within a day. They were very neat about it. I liked everything about them.

Smartphone controlled garage door opener

LiftMaster 8550 – Smartphone controlled garage door opener