IO hoverboards are finally back. One of the most popular hoverboards back in days was IO HAWK. In this review of the IO CHIC we will give you main features for one of the most popular hoverboards under $200.
IO CHIC Design and Features
This hoverboard features basic design, but it comes in multitude of colors. It has 6.5″ solid rubber tires, Bluetooth conectivity and RGB LED lights for better visibility and cool effects during the night. The IO CHIC is UL2272 certified hoverboard with UL2271 certified 36v 2Ah 72 Wh lithium ion batteries.
It has 2 riding modes: Learning Mode for beginners of slower turns with lower top speed, and Expert Mode for experts of quicker turns with higher top speed. It is pretty nice safety feature if you don’t wanna fall of the board before learning how to drive it.
The IO CHIC runs at top speed of 7 mph which is descent speed and feels faster than it sounds. It travels distances up to 6 miles on a single charge and you will need approximately 2 hours to fully recharge the batteries.
Maximum load capacity of the IO CHIC up to 200 lbs, so it is best for kids and teens. It has LED Flash wheels, top LED Flashing lights with front LED lights. Also, there is a built-in Bluetooth speaker and you can play your favorite music when riding the hoverboard. Keep on mind that IO CHIC hoverboards are not designed for bumps, gravel and grass so keep it on smooth surfaces.