Powerboard by Hoverboard Self Balancing Scooter Review

Powerboard by Hoverboard is a 2 wheel self balancing scooter with LED Lights made in US. It has advanced self balancing technology making it safer and easier to use compared to the other scooters on sale.

Specifications and features

Powerboard by Hoverboard price of $629.99 is expensive but it is considered to be one of market’s best selling scooters. Its 6 hour battery life is the biggest selling point. If it is used sparingly, it might last for days. This is beneficial for people looking for a board to use for short ride to bust stops on their way to work without   need for charging at end of day. Changing this long lasting battery just takes an hour.

The maximum speed of The Powerboard by Hoverboard is 8KP/H. It has very sturdy and extremely durable build as evidenced by 30lbs weight. It is very heavy but manufacturers kindly included a carry-on bag in its package simplifying its transport.

This is a scooter build for use by adults and kids. It has a wide foot panel for adult feet covered with anti-slip matting to safeguard kids from slips and losing their balance. It has maximum capacity of 220 lbs.


Powerboard from Hoverboard is a beautiful ride that comes in various colors such as blue, red, black or white with led lights. It is of great quality and 100% new.  Even at maximum 8kph speed, Powerboard by Hoverboard is safer and better. It allows simple smooth acceleration and allows users to easily drift corners.  A user just needs to simply lean forward for the forward motion and lean backwards to change direction. It allows the rider to lean from side to side in order to master cornering at high speed.

Additionally, this balancing scooter is a simple ride that one can master in less than 5 minutes. Most people learn to ride around even in 30 seconds.

Lastly, this balancing scooter comes with warranty and US customer support. If a buyer finds his/her Powerboard has issues, the manufacturer customer service department is prepared to help.


Since Powerboard by Hoverboard is popular, some companies are making imitations and sell them as real thing.   These manufacturers have causes panic among online buyers as fakes resemble the genuine product in pictures making it hard to establish if they are ordering the real thing or  imitation. Fake Powerboards mostly last a month.  Others have heating problem when charging while others stop working after charging. Naturally sellers of imitations do not issue refunds.

Powerboard manufactures are however doing the best to stop production of fakes and interested buyers are also becoming more careful especially when they have to deal with online sellers.

The Verdict

Powerboard by Hoverboard 2-wheel balancing scooter with LED lights is an easy to an easy to use yet durable product. It is a great product fore people looking for quality self balancing scooter and are not afraid to pay prices.  It is however very important to but these products   only from the authorized retailers as almost all problems reported by customer reviews pertain to counterfeit Power boards but not authentic ones.

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