A Quick Guide: Finding the Right Hoverboard Size for Every Age

6.5 inch size hoverboard

A Quick Guide: Finding the Right Hoverboard Size for Every Age

Hoverboards come in different sizes. You might be wondering what the best size is for your child, and the answer is that it actually depends on your child’s age. Hoverboard size is usually measured in inches, and this refers to the size of the wheel.

Below is a quick guide to help you choose the correct hoverboard size according to age.

6.5 inches

6.5 inch size hoverboard

It is best to choose smaller hoverboards with 6.5 inches wheel size for children 8 years old and younger. It is comfortable for kids 8 years old and below, allowing them to have a more enjoyable ride. It is highly recommended for a weight range of 20 to 100 kg. 

These hoverboards have 12 km/h maximum speed. They come in many different colors and patterns that you can choose from. A charging time of about 2-3 hours can already travel for up to 20 km. 

8 inches

8 inch size hoverboard

The recommended hoverboard size for children above 8 years old is 8 inches wheel size. This usually has maximum speeds of 10-15 km/h with 100 kg maximum weight capacity. Its minimum carrying weight is 20 kg.

The 8-inch hoverboard has a higher pad level from the ground and slightly bigger wheels compared to the 6-inch. However, it has the same motor power as the 6.5 inches hoverboard.

This size has a wider base that is safe not only for kids but for adults as well. 

Hoverboards of this size also come in different colors and designs. A single charge of 2-3 hours can let you travel up to 20 km as well.

9 inches

Hoverboards that are 9 inches have a maximum weight capacity of 100 kg. This size is recommended for ages above 10 years old. Moreover, this size is also safe for adults.

A single charge of 2-3 hours can travel up to 20 km, with max speed of 10-15 km/h. There are limited designs to choose from for this size.

10 inches

Above 10 years old and adults can ride 10-inch hoverboards with great ease due to its broad, stable base. These have a maximum weight capacity of 100 kg. A single charge can take you up to distances of 15 km.

You can enjoy riding this with its maximum speed of 10 km/h. 10-inch hoverboards come in a wide variety of designs that you can choose from.

Off-Road Hoverboards 

Off-road hoverboards are a special type of hoverboard designed with really big tires and powerful motors. They are different from the average hoverboard and are perfect for riders who want a different experience!

These are what we call as those with “monster tires” that are perfect for off-road riding experiences. The tires of this hoverboard measure 8.5 inches.

With a single charge of 2-3 hours, you can travel up to 20 km. These generally have maximum speed of 12 km/h. This special type of hoverboard comes in different colors as well. We recommend this for kids above 10 years old with a minimum weight of 30kg.

When it comes to choosing a hoverboard, it is important to compare and consider sizes that will fit your child’s weight and age. There are different sizes of hoverboards available that are comfortable for every age, including adults. This is to make sure that they will have an enjoyable and safe hoverboarding riding experience.

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