Electric mobility, especially e-bikes, which prove to be helpful in commuting easily in urban congestion, is growing rapidly. Its demand can be gauged from the fact that along with mobility brands, companies making completely different categories of products are also trying their hand in this field. Latest example Laptop/PC maker Acer has brought its first e-bike, which not only looks attractive, but also claims to provide long range and good performance.
Acer on Monday introduced the ebii, a lightweight e-bike and claims to offer a range of 70 miles (about 112 km) on a single charge. At present, the company has not given information about its price and availability. Also, it is not known in which markets it will be launched in the future.
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Being lightweight and compact, e-bike Can prove to be ideal for cities. It can be easy to move in the middle of the crowd and also it will take less space in the house. company’s have to say That includes AI features, which understand the rider over time and can adjust themselves according to his preferences. The e-bike can also automatically change gears depending on the road conditions.
Acer ebii weighs 35 pounds (about 16 kg). Its top speed is about 20 mph (about 32 km per hour) and the company claims that it can run for 70 miles (about 112 km) in a single charge. The bike can be fully charged in under 2.5 hours and interestingly, the power adapter can also be used to charge your laptop or phone.
For ebii, the company has also developed a dedicated ebiiGO app, which gives the rider details like battery usage, suggested route and speed check etc. The e-bike can also be locked and unlocked through the app. If the smartphone paired with the e-bike is not near the bike, the bike can also lock itself. ebii also comes equipped with an anti-theft alarm, which is an extra layer of security.
Talking about some of the other features of the ebii, it includes collision detection sensors and airless tyres.