How to identify a real Xiaomi 9 Segway scooter

Recently, there are some fake Xiaomi 9 Segway scooter ( same as Xiaomi balance scooter or Xiaomi hoverboard )enter into the market, bought these fake scooters may lead to loss of property or personal injury. These fake Xiaomi 9 balance scooters and the orginal ones are so similar that it is very hard for new consumers to identify them.

Fake and Original Xiaomi 9 balance scooter

Do not worry! After you reading this article,you can easily identify a fake Xiaomi 9 balance scooter.

1. identification true or fake by labels

Genuine Xiaomi 9 balance scooter has warning label above the knee control rod, besides the warning label,there are QR codes for Ninebot App download and safe driving video on both sides. At the bottom of the knee control rod,there is the knee control rod installation guide label,also a Ninebot Mini battery pack label is attached to the bottom of the scooter body.

Identify original or fake Xiaomi 9 Segway scooter by labels

2. identification true or fake by wheels

Genuine Xiaomi 9 balance scooter has printed 3C certification number and QR code inside the wheels,the word “Ninebot” was printed on the tires. The wheel deceration pad is close to the hub,and the hub is also close to the tires, touch with your hands on these parts will not make it shaking.

Identify true or fake Xiaomi 9 hoveboard by wheels

3. identification true or fake by foot pedal

Genuine Xiaomi 9 balance scooter pedal was printed with “Ninebot” words,open the new Xiaomi 9 balance scooter you will find a matte translucent material warning film on the foot pedal.

Identify true or fake Xiaomi 9 balance scooter by pedals and charging port

4.Identification true or fake by charging port

Charging port is located at the bottom of the display panel, open the genuine Xiaomi 9 balance scooter charging port fender,you will find that the charging port was covered with a dust and water prooft ruber cap. Open the rubber cap will see the four-core aviation charging plug.

Besides, before you use the Xiaomi 9 balance scooter, the user needs to download Ninebot App and activate by Bluetooth connection, any Xiaomi 9 balance scooter do not need to activate for official use are likely to be fake ones, we can also identify by this point.

Ninebot Mini Pro Balance Scooter-Update version for Ninebot 9

Ninebot E +, Ninebot One S1 / S2 Series and the Ninebot 9 balance scooter upgrade / Mini Pro will be displayed at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas at the Las Vegas International Convention Center during 5th-8th Jan 2017, to show the world’s most innovative short distance transport equipment technology and bring new experience for the user.

Ninebot Mini Pro Balance Scooter

As a feast of science and technology, CES has been successfully held for 49 years, is one of the world’s largest, highest level and the most extensive consumer electronics products exhibition. Every year new product from the world’s leading enterprises will be displayed in the platform, leading the global trend of consumer electronics products. The Tetris, unmanned aerial vehicles, surface screen, come to the world market from here.

As a regular participant of CES in the past years, Ninebot Technology Co., Ltd attending too. In 2015, Ninebot acquired Segway-the American balance scooter company.After six months of “grinding”, Segway and Ninebot has been integrated in the technical gradually. This year, Ninebot launched the Ninebot 9 balance scooer upgrade version-Mini Pro, is the new entertainment experience created by Segway R&D engineers who conbine balance scoooter and VR together.

According to reviews, the Mini Pro balance scooter equipped with horizontal moving bracket at the bottom, and foot control head equipped with the mobile camera.The rider put on VR glass, control the scooter through the remote control, and then he can experience the journey with mobile + virtual cool experience. During the CES, these products will be fully open to public.

Xiao Mi 9 self balance segway scooter features

Xiao Mi 9 self balance segway scooter features

1.Standing driving: Xiao Mi 9 self balance segway scooter using a standing driving style, Control the scooter movement through the body gravity and the knee controlled handle.Driver’s hands were totally freely, this is really cool and helpful.

2. Green. Xiao Mi 9 self balance segway scooter with battery-powered, completely free of pollution to the environment, absolutely green, and can be used with repeatedly charging. And the motor operating efficiency is high,with low noise and high efficiency, thus not only reducing the noise pollution, but also saves more energy.

3.Turning radius is very small, close to 0 degree. Make it suitable for using in a small space.For example: shopping malls, trail, talent market, workshops and so on.

4.No mechanical brake system:the angular signal was detected by the gyroscope, angle signal was detected by accelerometer, and then the CUP get the exact angle singal of two wheel electric balance scooter, the exact ,and transmit this signal to single-chip, so the PWM control module in the single-chip with control the rotatating direction of the motor.This will not only avoid the waste of energy, but also to avoid to wear the brake pads.

In our real life, two wheels self balance segway scooter ( former of Xiao Mi 9 self balance scooter ) have been adopted in some special industries, like during the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, the policeman using ” Segway Scooter” on the streets, so when the policemen encounter suspicious circumstances, they can respond very quickly, so it has been effectively improve the working effectiveness.

And also, Xiao Mi 9 self balance Segway scooter has been used for daily short travel and having fun.

Ninebot Xiaomi 9 balance scooter sell out one million sets over the past 10 months

On 13th August 2016, Ms. Zhang Jiachen, responsible for sales of Ninebot’s rebot products, attended the global artificial intelligence and robotics summit CCF-GAIR, participated in the “Robot Business Scene”roundtable forum. And she revealed that the “Xiaomi 9 balance scooter” has been sold out “nearly a million” in the past 10 months.

October 19, 2015, Xiao mi issued its Xiaomi 9 balance scooter, which is wholly knee controlled balance scooter. This balance wheel was manufactured by its partner-Nibebot Inc, who has fully owned Segway.

Xiaomi 9 balance scooter adopts allinimum alloy as it frame material and 15 exclusive safety technology , wholly support self balancing two wheels by knee control, go forwards and back forwards up human’s gravity. Ninebot 9 balance scooter with a maximum speed of 16Km/H and driving mileage of 22km, its can easily climbing up a 15 degree slope. Its net weight about 12.5kg which makes it very easy to take it any where with you. Also, they have been prepared optional helmet, knee and wrist protector etc for more safety driving.

Xiaomi 9 balance scooter is a prefect balance scooter for beginner.

How to drive Xiaomi 9 balance scooter ?

How to drive Xiaomi 9 balance scooter ?

Similar to the body’s own balance system, when the body’s gravity forward,scooter need to move forward to keep balance, gravity backward and the scooter will move backward to keep balance. At the same time, the electric balance scooter steering through the adjustable handle, swing the handle and the two wheels produce speed difference (for example, swing the handle to the left, the right wheel speed will be faster than the left wheel )to achieve the effect of steering.
Scooter powered by a battery pack, a full charge make sure 20-70km mileage ( depends on the battery capacity ) and maximum speed of 20km/h. When riding, make sure the steering handle face to the direction where we want to move forward, the scooter will move to the direction pointed. When the direction is in the middle of the scooter, the scooter will move straightly forward. When the steering worked, the scooter will control the left and right sides to get corresponding speed difference, and achieve steering effect.Make sure that the human body in the same direction of scooter and you will get a better steering experience.

Breakthrough vertical steering design more in line with the body’s operating habits.

Precautions:
1.Before driving the electric balancing scooter, you need to check the smart balance wheel parts are installed firmly or not, make sure they are without any damage.
2.You need to find an open and flat space for practice, this space should be at least 4×4 meter area, indoor and outdoor can be ok.
3.You need to have a good understanding of the driving environment: to ensure that you will not be disturbed by cars, passersby, pets, bicycles and other obstacles.