Best Electric Scooters in 2020

The Ultimate Segway-Ninebot Guide

Looking for new ways to get around? Electric scooters are quickly becoming the new norm for travel, especially among high-density urban areas worldwide. It is one of the best options in the market for those looking for quick, contact-free travelling at a fraction of the cost. 

Besides its contribution to savings, it is also one of the most eco-friendly choices of transport, contributing to the total effort of reducing the world’s CO2 emissions for cleaner, cooler air. 



With the many benefits of electric scooters in mind, how do we decide which electric scooter is right for us?

How to Choose the Best Electric Scooter

Here are 3 simple questions to ask yourself:

  1. Who is the rider?
    Similar to bikes, the size and weight matters when choosing an electric scooter. This question will help decide the best scooter for optimum control and portability.

  2. Where to?
    What is the distance to travel and how is the condition of the pavement on the way to your destination? This will determine the speed and durability of the scooter you wish to purchase.

  3. What is your top priority when travelling?
    What’s your priority when travelling by electric scooter? Understanding your desires will help make better informed decisions.



What are the Best Electric Scooters to Buy in 2020?


There are many options on the market today, and the task to find the perfect one requires some hard work. As the pioneer of self-balancing vehicles, we’re here to help!
Here’s a side-by-side comparison of Segway-Ninebot’s best selling electric scooters in 2020:



Kickscooter E22

  • Size Unfold: 109 x 112 x 42cm
  • Size Folded: 113 x 15 x 36cm

  • Material: Aviation aluminium alloy

  • Weight: 13.2 kg
  • Max Load: 100 kg
  • Recommended height: 120 cm - 200 cm
  • Max Speed: 20 km/h
  • Range: 22 km
  • No. of batteries: 1
  • Battery Capacity: 187 Wh
  • Charging Time: 3.5 Hours
  • Max Incline: 15% - 20%
  • Shock Absorption: Front + Rear
  • Type of Tyres:  9” Dual Density Solid (Non-Pneumatic) 
  • IP Rating: IPX4


Kickscooter Max

  • Size Unfold: 1167 x 423 x 1203 cm
  • Size Folded: 1167 x 423 x 534 cm

  • Material: Aviation aluminium alloy

  • Weight: 18.7 kg
  • Max Load: 100 kg
  • Recommended height: 120 cm - 200 cm
  • Max Speed: 25 km/h
  • Range: 65 km
  • No. of batteries: 1
  • Battery Capacity: 551 Wh
  • Charging Time: 6.0 Hours
  • Max Incline: 20%
  • Shock Absorption: Front + Rear
  • Type of Tyres: 10” Pneumatic Tyres

  • IP Rating: IPX5


Kickscooter ES4

  • Size Unfold: 102 × 43 × 113 cm
  • Size Folded: 113 × 43 × 40 cm

  • Material: Aviation aluminium alloy

  • Weight: 14.0 kg
  • Max Load: 100 kg
  • Recommended height: 120 cm - 200 cm
  • Max Speed: 25 km/h
  • Range: 45 km 
  • No. of batteries: 2
  • Battery Capacity: 374 Wh
  • Charging Time: 7.0 Hours
  • Max Incline: 15%
  • Shock Absorption: Front + Rear
  • Type of Tyres:  8” Large Solid Non-Pneumatic Tyres
  • IP Rating: IP54


Kickscooter ES2

  • Size Unfold: 102 × 43 × 113 cm
  • Size Folded: 113 × 43 × 40 cm

  • Material: Aviation aluminium alloy

  • Weight: 12.5 kg
  • Max Load: 100 kg
  • Recommended height: 120 cm - 200 cm
  • Max Speed: 25 km/h
  • Range: 25 km 
  • No. of batteries: 1
  • Battery Capacity: 187 Wh
  • Charging Time: 3.5 Hours
  • Max Incline: 10%
  • Shock Absorption: Front + Rear
  • Type of Tyres: 8” Large Solid Non-Pneumatic Tyres
  • IP Rating: IP54 


Which Segway-Ninebot Scooter Should I Get?

Segway-Ninebot Kickscooter E22

The all-new Kickscooter E22 is best for: Travelling to nearby places with the 22 km range, such as your neighbourhood grocery store or to the school and offices just around the block. Its light weight makes it easy for users to carry the E22 into elevators and subways, and its smaller frame barely takes up space in any garage. This model packs a punch in its own way, with new and improved Hall Brushless DC Motor and dual density tyres that adds to the Segway seamless maneuvering experience and keep users safe as they journey to their favourite place.

This scooter hosts a 2.5W high-brightness LED light that makes it ideal for users who tend to travel through dimly lit areas. Travel safely with the added 13.5 meter illumination with the E22.

Segway-Ninebot Kickscooter Max

The Kickscooter Max is best for: Longer travels with the 65 km range, giving users the flexibility of travelling to nearby places or make impromptu ventures to meet friends at the other side of town. Its high durability makes it easy for users to go uphill and brave through rough weather conditions. The stable 7-inch spacious platform adds to the comfort for long journeys, paired with 10" pneumatic tyres, unique to the Kickscooter Max. 

The Max houses a large battery of 551 Wh, so users can go about their week with less frequent charging. Although the larger battery capacity, the Kickscooter Max fast charging capabilities makes it convenient for users to charge up and head out the door.

Segway-Ninebot Kickscooter ES4

The Kickscooter ES4 is best for: Users who want to travel a longer distance, but have the option to travel light. It's a favourite of travellers who frequent multiple places at a time, and wants the flexibility of moving through other modes of transport. The Kickscooter ES4 comes with an attached battery pack that expands the batter capacity to 374 Wh so users can go further and longer. In addition to its light weight, the one-push folding system comes in handy when using elevators and subways.

Segway-Ninebot Kickscooter ES2

The Kickscooter ES2 is best for: Users who want a no hassle electric scooter to travel around the neighbourhood. Look at this model as the classic e-scooter that can't go wrong - it's light, smart, and easy to use. There's even the option to add a battery pack if you wish for an upgrade.

Conclusion
So which of these electric scooters calls to you? Choosing the right electric scooter can be challenging but the end outcome is worthwhile. We hope the compilation of our best selling electric scooters (E22, Max, ES4, ES2) equips you with all you need to know to take home your very own e-scooter.

We at Segway-Ninebot care about helping customers find solutions to their needs. If you need further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact our customer support, or drop us a feedback on how we can help you better.

The Segway-Ninebot Experience Store at Milton, Brisbane is available if you wish to experience these kickscooters first-hand. You can also speak to our professional product advisors at the store to gain better insight on which product you should take home and how to better maintain them for longer-lasting experience.



Products mentioned:
Segway-Ninebot Kickscooter E22
Segway-Ninebot Kickscooter Max
Segway-Ninebot Kickscooter ES4
Segway-Ninebot Kickscooter ES2

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