After Segway strategically merging with Ninebot, new product lines have been developed. Segway-Ninebot has a line-up that contains more than thirteen products for various kind of personal short-distance transportation that solve mobility issues and add a lot of fun and convenience to people's daily lives. For more information see the IDTechEx report on Electric Two Wheelers 2019-2029.
Segway Drift W1 e-Skates
The new Segway Drift W1, recently announced on the 28th of June, bring out all the fun while moving effortlessly on the self-balancing e-Skates. The Drift W1 can go up to 12 km/h and is robustly made due to the magnesium alloy body, bumper on the sides and IP54 protection against water and mud. Fully charged, Segway Drift W1 can provide a 45 minute ride. With a total weight of 7kg Segway Drift W1 is portable and can be carried around easily in one hand or in a bag. After roller skates, inline skates and other fun mobility products in the past, the Segway Drift W1 is a new way to move and have fun with e-Skates that are stable with self-balancing technology and tires that are designed to improve stability, steering capabilities, and combined with slip-resistance on the pads.
Ninebot by Segway Z10
The new electric unicycle is Segway-Ninebot's most advanced product, that's capable of reaching a maximum speed of 45 km/h and can reach as far as 90 km on one fully charged battery. The robust pneumatic tires of 4.1 inch with strong grid enables riders to go over bumps, small gaps on the road or off-road. The product will be available later this year, but signing up for pre-order is already available in selected markets.
Segway Robot Loomo
The mini robot side-kick and a personal transporter in one that can auto-follow, capture video and avoid obstacles. With enhanced computer vision from Intel, depth sensing and other AI-driven capabilities, Loomo has the ability to recognize items such as objects, faces, and voice, enabling it to seamlessly interact with its user and the environment. The system is working on the Android platform which allows developers to be creative and give Loomo the capabilities they want..
With a successful start in the United States where KickScooter sharing projects have become the revolutionized way of transportation in urban areas, Europe is quickly following. Sharing KickScooters in cities bring a solution to congested and polluted areas and improves urban sustainability. KickScooter sharing make commuting more efficient, fun, cheaper and environmentally friendly. Following the U.S., Segway-Ninebot will be one of the main partners for sharing projects in Europe and has developed, next to the current consumer KickScooter models ES1 & ES2, a dedicated sharing KickScooter model to fully service the enterprise market.
Source and top image: Segway-Ninebot
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