The self-balancing scooters, also known as hoverboards are now a favorite of many people who prefer to opt for the Segway board when they view their favorite superstars riding these scooters in different mediums like videos, pictures and social media. People naturally develop a strong desire to have their personal hoverboard when they view them in videos. Lots of people give out this hoverboard to their loved ones or friends as a special gift.
Before you decide to purchase a hoverboard, it is wise to consider all the advantages and disadvantages of hoverboards so as to make sure that one makes an informed and knowledgeable decision as regards hoverboards. Looking at these factors will give you the insight on what to expect when opting for the hoverboard.
Pros of hoverboards
Most of us know how to ride the bicycle and it was an exciting experience. We could learn how to maintain a balance in a matter of days. Once we were able to ride the bike on our own without any assistance we found it very simple, comfortable and thrilling. The same process is also applicable to hoverboards.
Riding the electric hoverboard is a simple process and you learn it with ease. You don’t need to put in lots of effort. Also, by practicing to ride the hoverboard one can keep fit and have a good body shape. Once the balance is achieved, moving around on the hoverboard is simple as well as convenient.
Obviously, the hoverboards have a more compact shape than the Segway. Hoverboards have a weight of about 25 pounds and it weighs less than the Segway. The small size of the hoverboard makes it easier to carry about as well as store.
If you opt for the electric Segway board, you can use it to travel small distances instead of taking out your car. When one is not in the mood to walk a long distance he may choose to ride the scooter for a short distance on a single battery charge. The hoverboard speed rate is about 10mph. Thus hoverboard allows users to save energy thereby conserving fuel.