Electric Scooter Battery Life
If you just bought your electric scooter, then the information below will be handy. You’ll know about the battery life of your scooter, its charge time, and the lifespan.
Electric Scooter Battery Life Span
Most electric scooters come with lithium-ion batteries that provide last longer and has best energy density. However, the kids’ or cheaper electric scooters usually have lead-acid batteries. Electric scooters are made of 18650 Lion cells, which are grouped, giving it a brick-like appearance.
The battery lasts for between 1 to 3 years, depending on its quality and the usage. Therefore, if you use your battery lightly, then it could last up to 2 or 3 years, but for heavy users, one year is the optimum period. For every charge period, expect between 20 and 48 km of distance as long as the battery is full.
According to electronic scooter manufacturers, the battery of the scooter will last for within 300 to 500 cycles. But for modern batteries expect it to last for within 600 to 1200 cycles. Over time, the battery starts losing the capacity to hold a charge and will be used for a short distance before they deplete.