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Is Segway-Ninebot going out of business?

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Is Segway-Ninebot going out of business? The Segway PT, which earned a place in pop culture but never realized its creators’ world-changing ambitions, will come to an end this summer. China-based Ninebot, which acquired Segway in 2015, will halt production of the PT, short for Personal Transporter, on July 15.

What age is the Ninebot for? The ninebot S kids delivers a speed of up to 8.7 mph, a max range of 8 miles. Recommended age is 8+years old.

What age is Segway Ninebot for? 6-12 yrs. Description

Recommended age6-12 yrs
Max. driver weight50 kg (110 lbs)
Net weight7.9 kg (17.4 lbs)
Max. SpeedUp to 14 km/h (8.7 mph)
Max. rangeUp to approx. 10 km (6.2 miles) ; approx. 40 min

How long does Segway Ninebot last? Answer: On a fully charged battery travel can range between 14 to 18.5 miles. Question: How long does it take to charge the battery and what is the battery life? Answer: The battery charges in about 3-4 hours, and the battery life is to 3 to 5 years.

Is Segway-Ninebot going out of business? – Related Questions

 

How long does a Segway-Ninebot last?

Ninebot S battery lasts up to 13.7 miles, depending on terrain and riding style. You can expect the battery to last for up to 1 hour and 20 minutes at full power.

Which is better xiaomi or Ninebot?

The Xiaomi Mi M365 is a vastly superior electric scooter on all fronts and is even less expensive. The Xiaomi M365 has better brakes, significantly greater range, quicker acceleration and similar top speed as the Ninebot ES2.

How long do Ninebot scooters last?

Answer: On a fully charged battery travel can range between 14 to 18.5 miles. Question: How long does it take to charge the battery and what is the battery life? Answer: The battery charges in about 3-4 hours, and the battery life is to 3 to 5 years.

Is it illegal to use Segways in public?

For others, it was just a great excuse to bring back some of the best segway fails and unsurprisingly there were a lot of ??? involved. In fact, the only place it is legal to ride a Swegway is on private property with the landowner’s permission.

Are Segways illegal in US?

Segways are not considered motor vehicles under federal law. Therefore, they are not regulated by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Instead, they are regulated by the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission and considered a “consumer product.”

What will replace the Segway?

The S-Pod is Segway’s next big crack at urban mobility. Segway has announced a new product, the S-Pod. It’s a chair on wheels that is set to launch in airports in 2020 before making its way to urban streets.

Can a Segway Ninebot go up a hill?

Overall, the Ninebot Max has good hill-climbing ability. We were able to maintain about 7 mph on some impressive hills and were only halted by the steepest ones.

Can Ninebot Segway go in rain?

A e-scooter that is IPX7 certified, like the new Segway-Ninebot MAX, can be immersed in water for a maximum of 30 minutes at a depth between 15cm to 1m. This means that you can drive through heavy rain and rain puddles without worry of your battery getting water damage.

Are Ninebot scooters illegal?

Are electric scooters legal in NSW? It is illegal to ride or use an electric scooter on a road or road related area in NSW. It is legal to sell or buy an electric scooter in NSW however they can only be used on private property.

Why are Segways being discontinued?

The company said it was a decision based on economics. The PT, or personal transporter, made up only 1.5 percent of the company’s revenue last year, Segway President Judy Cai said in a statement.

Is the Segway-Ninebot worth it?

The ES2 is underpowered, short on range, and underpowered. The design and build quality are nice, but as an overall package, we don’t think it is a good value. * Based on our performance tests which may differ from manufacturer’s claims. Check price and availability for the Segway Ninebot ES2 in your country.

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