Review of Hover-1 Nomad – GPS Enabled and Off-Road Hoverboard
The latest in line of off-road hoverboards is Hover-1 Nomad off-road hoverboard with 8.5” wheels. This off-road or all terrain hoverboard brings to us several nice touches when it comes to design. When you take a swift look at Nomad the first thing you will notice are wide off-road tires for easier ride over gravel, grass, sand, snow, mud and other surfaces. It is very useful feature because this hoverboard is really built for off-road experience and those wide tires will give you enough stability, power and traction while riding it. Also, Nomad designers have designed two wide non slip footpads with nice Hover-1 logo on each footpad. Also, while riding it you can enjoy in your favorite music because it comes equipped with integrated Bluetooth wireless speaker you can connect with your smartphone.
Main Features of Hover-1 Nomad Off Road Hoverboard
Nomad is powered by dual 400 W motor giving enough power to achieve maximum speed of 7 mph with maximum driving range of 8 miles, depending on usage and riding conditions (if you spare it you can use it for up to 2 hours on single charge). Also, with this hoverboard you can climb uphill up to 15 degrees angle. This is UL 2272 certified hoverboard with UL2271 and UN 38.3 certified Li-ion batteries meaning it underwent and passed all necessary tests regarding safety regulations, thus no potential fire hazards. After the batteries are emptied you will need between 1 and 2 hours to fully recharge them. Nomad has 3 riding modes: Beginner, Intermediate and Expert, so it fits good for experienced riders as well as those who stands on hoverboard for the first time. The design is very attractive, with chromed outer shell and super bright LED headlights for night rides. Also, with Hover-1 iOS and Android compatible App you will be able to track your ride in real time using GPS, choose between riding modes, play your favorite tunes using wireless Bluetooth speakers, adjust speed, track battery life, customize LED light and more. Below you can find some main features of Nomad and main competitors’ all-terrain hoverboards.
Hover-1 Nomad vs EPIKGO vs Gyroor Warrior vs Swagtron Swagboard T6
|Characteristics||Hover-1 Nomad||EPIKGO||Gyroor Warrior||Swagtron Swabboard T6|
|UL 2272 Certified||YES||YES||YES||YES|
|UL 2271 Certified Batteries||YES||YES||YES||YES|
|Charging Time||1-2 hrs||1-2 hrs||1-2 hrs||1-2 hrs|
|Tires||8.5” all-terrain tires||8.5” all-terrain tires||8.5” all-terrain tires||10” all-terrain tires|
|Maximum Speed||7 mph||10 mph||12 mph||8 mph|
|Maximum Range||8 miles||10 miles||12 miles||12 miles|
|Maximum Weight||220 lbs||265 lbs||250 lbs||420 lbs|
|Maximum Climbing Angle||15 degrees||15 degrees||18 degrees||30 degrees|
|Motor||Dual 400W||Dual 400W||Dual 700W||Dual 700W|