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The difference between electric scooter and self-balancing scooter(1)

In order to meet people’s needs for short-distance transportation, more and more transportation tools appear in people’s lives. Among them, electric scooters and self-balancing vehicles have become the most popular products. People wandering back and forth, wondering whether to choose an electric scooter or a self-balancing scooter. Today I will introduce the difference between the two.

1. Portability

The electric scooter is composed of frame, wheels, battery, brake system, lighting system, instrument panel, etc. The net weight of a 36V 8A lithium battery portable electric scooter is about 15 kg, and the length after folding generally does not exceed 1.2 meters in height, no more than 50 cm in height, can be carried or put in the trunk.

The unicycle self-balancing vehicle is composed of wheels, pedals, motors, batteries, brakes and other decorations, as well as various electronic chips. A 72v 2A lithium battery unicycle weighs about 12 kg, and its appearance is similar to a small car tire.
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2. Passability

The wheel size of the unicycle self-balancing vehicle can reach 15 inches or more, which can adapt to many types of road conditions and has unique advantages in passability.

The tire size of an electric scooter is generally no more than 10 inches. It is relatively easy to face ordinary urban roads, but when the road conditions are poor, the passing situation is not ideal, and you must be careful when driving.

3. Security
Electric scooters and uni-wheel self-balancing vehicles are non-motor vehicles without additional safety devices. In theory, they are only allowed to drive in non-motorized lanes at low speeds. How to use them in strict accordance with the design speed, electric scooters and uni-wheel self-balancing vehicles It will take advantage of its low center of gravity and light weight to create a safer and more convenient travel experience for users.