The best selling hoverboard today, the Powerboard is at the top of the self-balancing scooters market. This board is made by a company called Hoverboard who has been around since the beginning of the hoverboard craze.
They have quickly built up a reputation for good customer service with people based in the USA to answer all of your questions.
As with other hoverboards, the Powerboard features two pressure pads to measure which way your foot is leaning. To go forward and backward, you simply lean and going around corners simply requires tilting your body slightly.
As with other hoverboards, the Powerboard does not actually hover but it is a neat little toy!
This hoverboard features 6.5-inch solid rubber tires enabling it to roll down and up hills. Unlike hoverboards with 10-inch tires, it is not recommended to take this board on the grass or off a paved surface.
The Powerboard features a powerful 6-hour battery life which will allow you to use throughout the entire day. Even better is the rapid charging technology that it uses that allows it to be fully charged in under 1 hour. While the Powerboard has been certified safe by Amazon and other authorities, Review Longboards would still not recommend leaving it charged in overnight.
The Powerboard hits a top speed of 8 mph which might seem small. Rest assured. however, after extensive hands-on testing, nearly all customers agreed that at the top speed it will feel like you’re flying on your commute.
One addition not available on all hoverboards are the LED lights that the Powerboard has. These light up the way ahead of you so you can ride at night. As an added bonus, they make it easier for everybody else to see you riding in style.
If you want to use this board on your morning commute, a carrying bag is highly recommended. For approx $10, you can ride the Powerboard to work, put it in a carrying bag for the day, and ride it back home in style.
One of the best things about the Powerboard and certainly one of the factors in its success is the customer service. Numerous other reviews praise Hoverboard’s customer service for it’s great English and willingness to help.
In an industry populated with technology from China, the Powerboard’s customer service is based in the US which leads to good customer interactions and helpful advice.
In addition, the Powerboard comes stock with a full 1-year warranty on the device just in case it breaks or something happens. Customers also have the option of buying a Squaretrade protection plan to further protect the product for 2 years. Between both of these warranties, it’s a guarantee that you will be satisfied with your hoverboard.
Overall, the feature that makes the Powerboard stand out from the rest of the hoverboard market is its customer service. The market is definitely saturated leaving consumers unsure of which companies are reputable.
Review Longboards has found in this review that the Powerboard by Hoverboard is the hoverboard to buy.