As technological advancements continue to grow more complex and efficient with each passing year, there are constantly new gadgets being released onto the market that capture people’s imaginations and their amazement. One of the most recent incredible innovations has been that of the hoverboard. For decades, hoverboards, or things like them, were a thing of sci-fi movies; no one really believed they would exist — or, if they did, it would be in several years when technology has further evolved. However, with the recent development of hoverboards at prices affordable enough for many average families, they have captured people’s imaginations and have become a popular gift for people of all ages. If you are hoping to buy a hoverboard in the near future, this list of the top 10 best hoverboards for sale in 2017 can greatly help you choose the best one for your needs.
- 10. Swagtron T5 – UL 2272 Certified Hoverboard
- 9. EpikGo Sport Hover Self-Balancing Board
- 8. Hoverzon XLS Self-balancing Scooter – Blue
- 7. Hoverzon S Self-balancing Hoverboard
- 6. EpikGo Self-balancing Hoverboard
- 5. Razor Hovertrax 2.0 Hoverboard
- 4. Powerboard by Hoverboard
- 3. Swagtron T1 Self-balancing Hoverboard – Black
- 2. Swagtron T1 Self-balancing Hoverboard – Red
- 1. Segway miniPRO Self-balancing Personal Transporter
10. Swagtron T5 – UL 2272 Certified Hoverboard
If you are new to the hoverboard world and want a great hoverboard for learning the basics, then this is the hoverboard for you. It features a learning mode, which helps new users slowly adjust to the balancing techniques required for riding a hoverboard. It also has a top speed of an incredible seven miles per hour and can go up to seven miles on one charge, so it could even be an efficient mode of transportation for traveling short distances.
9. EpikGo Sport Hover Self-Balancing Board
For those hoverboard users desiring optimal power in their new gadget, this Epikgo board is the perfect fit. It can go uphill at angles as steep as nearly 20 degrees, reaches a maximum speed of 10 miles per hour, and one charge can last for an hour. This means that you can quickly and efficiently get places on your new hoverboard, even if they are a few miles away. With more space to put your feet than typical hoverboards, this feature ensures maximum stability and control, so it is great for new users and old users alike.
8. Hoverzon XLS Self-balancing Scooter – Blue
This hoverboard from Hoverzon is the ultimate hoverboard for those wanting a cool, sleek ride. It has built-in speakers and multi-colored LED lights, so you can always ride in style. With multiple layers of casing to protect the battery and a fireproof exterior, you can rest easy knowing that riding this hoverboard does not present any danger due to the typical dangers associated with hoverboards. Recently fitted with stabilization gear, any ride on this hoverboard is sure to be a good one, thanks to the easy balancing mechanisms and the anti-slip wheels.
7. Hoverzon S Self-balancing Hoverboard
Weighing in at a mere 22 pounds, this hoverboard can transport loads of up to 220 pounds. It can reach maximum speeds of eight miles per hour and can travel up to 11 miles on a single charge. Specially designed to be super slip resistant, the wheels are designed to have greater friction and the footholds have more grip, so you do not have to worry about sliding off the board or about the wheels slipping around on the ground.
6. EpikGo Self-balancing Hoverboard
Designed for maximum power and efficiency, this EpikGo hoverboard features twice the power of the average hoverboards on the market today. It charges quickly; two hours of charging fully repowers the battery, so you can use your hoverboard consistently without having to take hours of each day to charge it. In order to ward off any worries about fire hazards, EpikGo subjected this hoverboard to over 150 tests in order to fully ensure its safety for its users.
5. Razor Hovertrax 2.0 Hoverboard
Made by the ever dependable brand Razor, this hoverboard easily earns its way onto this top 10 list with all of its incredible features. It has top of the line self-balancing technology, so you can get onto the hoverboard while it is automatically balancing, and then enjoy a nice, smooth ride, all while remaining perfectly balanced. With a quick recharge time, you can ride this hoverboard for miles without having to worry about constantly stopping to recharge the battery.
4. Powerboard by Hoverboard
If you are looking for a great hoverboard that will last for months, then this Powerboard hoverboard with a one year warranty could be the perfect board for you. It features incredibly easy steering; you can simply lean forward to move forward in the hoverboard, or lean backwards to move in reverse. Leaning from side to side can easily turn the hoverboard, and it is specially designed to turn corners smoothly and safely.
3. Swagtron T1 Self-balancing Hoverboard – Black
For those who are looking for an incredibly versatile hoverboard, this Swagtron model is the perfect fix. It features LED headlights, so you can safely use the hoverboard for transportation at night. With wheels designed for extra friction, you can safely get enough traction to ride smoothly downhill. If you are hoping to ride your hoverboard in a busy area, the rubber bumpers on this model will guarantee your safety, as well as the safety of those people around you.
2. Swagtron T1 Self-balancing Hoverboard – Red
The sleek design and versatile construction of this Swagtron model is great for hoverboard users of virtually any age or lifestyle. It is great for going downhill, getting places efficiently, and simply enjoying a smooth hoverboard ride. It passed a multitude of safety tests, so you can store it safely when it is not in use, and you can also use it without having to worry for your security. It features multiple LED lights, so you know that the lights are sure to last for years.
1. Segway miniPRO Self-balancing Personal Transporter
Landing at number one on this top 10 list, this Segway hoverboard has certainly earned its spot here. Specially designed for maximum steering capacity, it features ergonomic steering that can be conveniently controlled by your knees, so you still get the hands-free convenience of a hoverboard, but you simultaneously have more control and greater stability than that afforded by foot-only steering. Via Bluetooth, this hoverboard can connect to your cellphone to provide a variety of functionalities, including remote control steering and a handy alarm system to prevent theft.
Regardless of what you are hoping to find in your newest addition to your collection of transportation means, the variety of hoverboards available on the market today is sure to contain something that can satisfy your needs. With the multiple hoverboards presented on this extensive list, there is sure to be something here that will be a great addition to your gadget collection that will satisfy your hoverboard dreams.