Electric scooters are seriously cool and bags of fun. Unfortunately many of the best electric scooters are quite expensive. This leads to the obvious question – What is the best cheap electric scooter available in 2020?
Best Cheap Electric Scooter 2020
When it comes to choosing the best cheap electric scooter it is difficult to draw a line between cheap and expensive. The scooters we have tested all cost less than $1,000 with most of them costing closer to $500, some less.
|Segway Ninebot ES4||CHECK PRICE HERE|
|Segway Ninebot ES2||CHECK PRICE HERE|
|NANROBOT X4||CHECK PRICE HERE|
|NANROBOT D3||CHECK PRICE HERE|
|Macwheel Electric Scooter||CHECK PRICE HERE|
|MimoTec Electric Scooter||CHECK PRICE HERE|
|Razor E200||CHECK PRICE HERE|
|Razor Power Core E90||CHECK PRICE HERE|
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1 – Segway Ninebot ES4 – Best Cheap Electric Scooter – Overall
Out of all the products we test rode we found that the best cheap electric scooter overall was the awesome Segway Ninebot ES4. The fact that this is not even the most expensive product on our list makes it even better.
This scooter comes with not one but two Lithium Ion batteries and an upgraded motor over previous versions of this scooter. In total it has up to 800 watts of power.
As a result of this powerful electric motor and battery you can expect to reach an impressive top speed of around 19 mph. You can also expect to travel up to 28 miles between charges which should be more than enough to get you wherever you are going.
The Segway Ninebot ES4 is both safe and comfortable to ride. It features front and rear shock absorbers along with an electronic anti-locking braking system. This ensures safe and efficient braking in all conditions.
This scooter even comes with cruise control, customizable ambient light colors, LED display, and Bluetooth connectivity. The Bluetooth allows you to control various features of the Segway Ninebot ES4 from your smartphone. It also allows you to diagnose faults, get information, and control the anti-theft feature.
|Bluetooth Smartphone Connectivity||Over $500|
|Front and Rear Suspension|
|Loads of Useful Features|
|ABS Electronic Braking|
2 – Segway Ninebot ES2 – Best Cheap Electric Scooter – Budget Option
This fantastic electric scooter is very similar to the ES4 only with a few cost cutting measures and a cheaper price tag. The Segway Ninebot ES2 is a fantastic scooter for anyone not wanting to spend the earth.
Firstly, the biggest difference between the Segway Ninebot ES2 and ES4 is the motor and the power produced. The Segway Ninebot ES2 is fitted with a 300 watt electric motor. While this is somewhat less than the ES4 it still packs a punch. So much of a punch it can take this cheap electric scooter to a top speed of 15 mph. It can also travel up to 15 miles from a single charge.
The Segway Ninebot ES2 features a front and rear suspension, an anti-locking braking system, cruise control, customizable ambient light colors and bluetooth smartphone connectivity.
|Bluetooth Smartphone Connectivity||Range Could Be Better|
|Front and Rear Suspension|
|Excellent Build Quality|
3 – NANROBOT X4 – Best Cheap Electric Scooter – Nanrobot
Nanrobot have a solid reputation for producing quality electric scooters. In most cases Nanrobot scooters are very expensive and out of most peoples price ranges. However, the NANROBOT X4 is an electric scooter which should suit even the tightest of budgets. In fact it costs nearly half of what the D3 retails for.
Equipped with a single 500 watt electric motor the NANROBOT X4 has bags of power. This power will take the NANROBOT X4 up to a top speed of around 20 mph which should prove more than enough for most riders.
The 48 volt 10.4Ah lithium battery offers a fantastic range of up to 25 miles from a single charge. What really makes this range so fantastic is that it can be achieved from a 3 hour charging time.
This NANROBOT X4 is fitted with a front and rear suspension system along with front and rear brakes. This makes you feel safe and in control when riding.
Also included with this scooter is a front headlamp, 3 gear adjustments, and a USB charing port so you can charge your phone as you ride.
|Excellent Value and Price||Suspension Could Be Better|
|Great Range and Fast Charging|
|Superb Build Quality|
4 – NANROBOT D3 Best Cheap Electric Scooter – Fastest Nanrobot
This scooter is near twice the price of the X4. It features a better front and rear suspension system which makes it more capable off road. It also features larger 10 inch tires and a more powerful 800 watt electric motor.
The 800 watt electric motor can take the NANROBOT D3 up to a top speed of 28 mph. Equipped with a 48 volt 18Ah Lithium battery you can expect to travel around 48 miles from a single charge.
It is nice to see such a high capacity battery that can be charged in as little as 6 hours.
The NANROBOT D3 is also equipped with a front head lamp and USB charging port allowing you to charge your phone or power a sat-nav on the go.
|Front and Rear Suspension||Heavy|
|Excellent Range||Big Jump In Price from X4|
|Superb Build Quality|
|Brilliant Braking System|
5 – Macwheel Electric Scooter – Best Cheap Electric Scooter – Best Under $500
If buying the best cheap electric scooter means spending no more than $500 take a look at the awesome Macwheel Electric Scooter. This fantastic electric scooter offers much of the same technology as branded scooters just without the high price tag.
It is equipped with a powerful 350 watt electric motor. Sure, this is nowhere near as powerful as some scooters but it can still take you to a top speed of 16 mph.
The high capacity 270Wh battery can be fully charged from empty in as little as four hours. From that single four hour charge you can expect to travel an impressive 18.6 miles. This is an exceptional range given the charging time.
The 8.5 inch non-pneumatic tires act as fantastic shock absorbers. They also feature an anti-slip tread and require less maintaining over air filled tires.
The Macwheel Electric Scooter is equipped with from and rear disc braking along with ABS technology. This anti-locking braking system proves extremely useful when riding in wet conditions.
|ABS Breaking||No Suspension|
|Solid Build Quality|
6 – MimoTec Electric Scooter – Best Cheap Electric Scooter – Older Kids
It is equipped with a powerful 300 watt electric motor. It is fair to say that this is never going to break any records but it is still powerful enough to reach 14 mph.
The MimoTec Electric Scooter is not fitted with a suspension system. However the 8.5 inch anti-slip air filed pneumatic tires soak up the lumps and bumps with relative ease. With this scooter is a portable air pump and charger so you can easily top up the tires with air wherever you happen to be.
What we really liked about the MimoTec Electric Scooter is that even though this is an exceptionally cheap scooter it still features a capable breaking system. You would expect it to be equipped with cheap unresponsive brakes. However, it is fitted with a rear disc brake with anti-locking braking technology.
|Excellent Price||Not as Fast as Some|
|Tires Provide Excellent Traction|
7 – Razor E200 – Best Cheap Electric Scooter – For Kids
Fitted with a 200 watt electric motor the Razor E200 is capable of reaching a top speed of 12 mph without any kicking assistance. While this is certainly not going to break the land speed record it is well suited to children. It is fast enough to feel exciting and fun but in not so fast it will put them in danger.
If the Razor E200 is ran continuously a rider can expect up to 40 minutes from a single charge. It is worth noting that the in real world conditions you can expect to get much longer as riders tend to assist with kicks of the legs.
The Razor E200 is not fitted with a suspension system. However it is fitted with large 8 inch pneumatic tires which do a remarkable job soaking up the bumps. Braking is handled through the use of a foot operated pedal at the rear of the scooter deck.
|Strong Manufacturing||No Suspension|
|Ideal For Kids||Rear Wheel Brake Only|
|Quick Charging Time|
|Easy to Operate|
This scooter is never going to break the speed limit but that is why it is a superb choice for children aged 8 years and up.
It is fitted with a 90 watt electric motor which can produce a top speed of around 10 mph. It also bags enough power from a single charge to last around 90 minutes if you were to ride it without stopping.
The Razor E90 is fitted with a lever operated front brake and push button accelerator.
What makes the Razor E90 so well suited to children is that it requires a kick on the ground before it will spring into action.
The Razor E90 requires little in the way of maintenance which again makes it the perfect choice for younger children.
|Excellent For Younger Kids||No Suspension|
|Easy To Use|
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