Maria James

The Best Electric Unicycle 2022

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An alternative to hoverboards is the so-called “MonoWheel”. hoverboard without wheels this is an electric unicycle that can be steered using body weight. The technology is the same as with Mini Segways – only with the difference that a monowheel has only one wheel and not two. Well-known manufacturers of these unicycles are Monowheel, Ninebot and Airwheel. These products are also known under the names e-roue, electric-unicycle and monocycle. You see more and more people using this new invention. However, the prices differ greatly. The cheap devices from China start at around 300 euros. For a good product, however, you have to put at least 600 euros on the table. There are also professional unicycles that start at around 1000 euros. It’s a lot of fun to drive around the area and, unlike cars or scooters, it protects the environment. Especially now that the hoverboards are no longer available on Amazon, these Solowheels are a real alternative. We have tested various products for you and present them to you here!

Before you buy an electric unicycle, you should first think about what is important to you. This is the only way to find the right unicycle for you. Do you plan to drive long distances, such as to work or school? Or do you want an electric unicycle just to have some fun? If you want to cover the longest possible distances, it is important to check which battery is installed. In our tests, we tested range and compared it with the manufacturer’s specifications. If it is important to you that you get from A to B as quickly as possible, you should look at the top speed. We also measured this in our test reports.

The price of a Solowheel has big differences. The cheapest devices start at around 400 euros. The most expensive Solowheels can cost over 1000 euros. For many, however, the cheap electric unicycles are enough. In our articles you can find out how much money you have to spend to find the right product.

Speeds of up to 20 km/h can be reached, which is about 5 times faster than walking. The average speed is around 15 km/h.

These unicycles are controlled with the help of body weight. Leaning slightly forward with your body accelerates you. If you lean backwards you can brake. Braking recovers energy, which charges the battery. Driving takes some practice at first, but once you get the hang of it, it’s easy and gets you from A to B quickly.

Buy hoverboard

You finally want to buy a hoverboard ? Then we have a few tips for you so that the purchase is not a bad buy. Read in this article what you should pay attention to when buying a hoverboard.

Read reviewsBuy hoverboard

This brings us to the first tip, which we hope will help you. Since there are more and more different boards on the market, it is advisable to read reviews . On our site you will find a large selection of tests. We compared various performance characteristics, such as the top speed, the range and the charging time of the batteries. It was also important to us that the price-performance ratio was right.

Buy the hoverboard online

If you want to buy a hoverboard then it is best to buy online as online there is a big price war and a lot more choice than in stores. Most shops only have overpriced branded products such as the IO HAWK, which currently costs around €1500. On Amazon, for example, there are hoverboards from many different manufacturers. Prices here start at around €300. There are often accessories for these mini Segways, such as carrying bags.

A high price does not necessarily mean the best quality

If you’ve read through our reviews, you should have noticed that. best electric longboards such as the IO HAWK, despite its very high price, performed worse in the test than competing products that only cost a quarter of the price. Of course, there are also cheap products that cannot convince with their quality. In our test, however, almost every board did well in terms of quality.

Compare providers

In order to find the cheapest price, it is worth comparing the prices at different online retailers. However, we noticed that Amazon was the cheapest provider for every product. However, other online shops often also have time-limited offers . It’s worth hitting here.

Order in Germany

We definitely recommend that you order a Mini Segway in Germany. You can often find the boards at a reasonable price in China or the USA. However, these boards have to be declared on import, which increases the price considerably. In addition, there are high shipping costs

We hope we were able to help you with these tips and would like to refer you again to our hoverboard tests  , which will certainly make your decision easier.