7 Best Cheap & Affordable Hoverboards under $150 in 2020


Affordable Hoverboards: Best Cheap Hoverboards Under $150

Hoverboards can be expensive, even retailing for more than $1,000 in some cases. Luckily, a number of manufacturers are now making cheap hoverboards that are much more affordable. As with most things, you get what you pay for when you’re buying cheap hoverboards and they may be missing some of the cool features of luxury brands. But if you’re new to hoverboards or on a budget, these can make a great purchase or gift for newbies. You can always upgrade to a fancier model later.

Because of the new safety requirements put in place to sell hoverboards in the USA in 2016, it is rare but possible to find a hoverboard priced under $100. Most cheap hoverboards are under $150, and many of them have cool features like Bluetooth speakers. But if you’re looking for fast hoverboards or rugged off-road models, you’ll need to spend more than $150. Keep that in mind as you browse these cheap hoverboards. Prices fluctuate constantly online, so it’s good to check out all of the options.

Check out our comparison chart and then the reviews in the next section.

Cheap Hoverboards Comparison Chart

Check out our comparison chart for cheap hoverboards. If you want to read our in-depth review of each hoverboard model, scroll down to the next section.

NamePhotoRatingWheel SizeFeaturesBuy
LIEEAGLE Wheel Lights
4 Star Rating6.5 inchMax speed: 8 mph, LED headlights & wheel lights, Bluetooth speakers
Sisigad Pure Color
4 Star Rating6.5 inchMax distance: 9 miles, max speed: 9mph, LED safety & wheel lights, Bluetooth speakers
Cho
4 Star Rating6.5 inchMax distance: 7.5 miles, LED wheel bumper & headlights
XPRIT
4 Star Rating6.5 inchMax speed: 6 mph, safety certified, Bluetooth speakers
Swagtron Duro T8
3 Star Rating6.5 inchMax distance: 5.8 miles, speed: 7 mph, Sentryshield Battery Protection
Felimoda
4 Star Rating6.5 inchMax distance: 7 miles, speed: 9 mph, LED headlights bumper & wheel lights
Flying-Ant
5 Star Rating6.5 inchMax distance: 9 miles, speed: 7 mph, LED lights

Want to compare all of the hoverboards we’ve reviewed? Check out our Hoverboard Comparison Chart.

Cheap Hoverboard Reviews

LIEEAGLE Wheel Lights Hoverboard

A lot of the cheap hoverboards available are boring looking, lacking features and cool color options. LIEEAGLE offers a hoverboard for kids and adults that is not only cool looking, but packed with premium features. With 6.5″ wheels, this model is perfectly sized and priced for kids, teens, or new adult riders. It has all the basic features: LED headlights for night riding, rubber tires, and a safety certified lithium free battery. The design is best for sidewalk and street riding. For new riders, this is a great entry-level board. It automatically self balances when you turn it on, making it easy to mount and step off without losing your balance.

But what about the cool features? In addition to cool color options, the LIEEAGLE also features flash wheel lights that look super cool when you ride, especially in low light situations. YOu can also listen to your music thanks to the built-in Bluetooth speakers.

Available colors: black, blue, pink, green camo, pink camo, teal

Wheel Size: 6.5″

Max Speed: 8 mph

Max Distance: 10 miles

Rider Weight Range: 44 lbs. to 264 lbs.

Charging Time: 2-3 hours

Notable features: UL 2272 Certified, battery indicator light, 15 degree climbing capability, Bluetooth speakers, LED headlights, wheel lights, bumper lights, three month warranty


Sisigad Pure Color Hoverboard

If you want an affordable hoverboard that will let you jam out to your favorite tunes while you ride, check out this bold model from Sisigad. Perfect for casual riding and buzzing around the neighborhood or college campuses, the Pure Color line has all the basic features new riders need plus a little pizzaz. The solid rubber 6.5″ tires make this self balancing scooter perfectly sized for anyone in your family.

Beginners will enjoy the self-balancing mode that helps you stay balanced as you learn to ride a hoverboard. People will definitely notice you as you glide by thanks to the color LED wheel lights and the two LED headlights, plus your favorite music playing from the Bluetooth speakers. Sisigad has all the features you need in an entry level hoverboard at a very affordable price.

Available colors: black, blue, white, pink, camo pink, carbon green, green, green and gray, orange and gray, yellow and gray, spray black, spray blue, spray white

Wheel Size: 6.5″

Max Speed: 9 mph

Max Distance: 6-9 miles

Notable features: UL2272 safety certification, LED front, bumper, and wheel lights, Bluetooth speakers rubber tires, 3-5 hour charge time, min weight 44 lb, max weight 260 lb


Cho 6.5″ Hoverboard

Cho is one of the hoverboard brands that has been around from the beginning, so it’s no surprise they offer a few cheap options in their line-up. Their 6.5″ hoverboard features the classic design style of hoverboards meant for street riding, with a few extra features. If you like to be seen while you ride, this model features LED headlights, bumper lights, and wheel lights. The chrome color options look slick. This is not a rugged hoverboard, it works best on smooth surfaces like sidewalks and driveways and does not ride well on grass or carpet. But it’s a great basic model for kids and new riders.

If music and Bluetooth speakers are important to you, pay attention when you order. Some of the cheaper colors do not have Bluetooth speakers, but the price difference was only $10-15 at the time of this writing, so it’s not an expensive upgrade.

Available colors: black, white, blue, chrome blue, chrome gold, chrome pink, chrome purple

Wheel Size: 6.5″

Max Distance: 7.5 miles

Charge Time: 3-5 hours

Weight Range: 45lbs – 220lbs

Notable features: UL Safety Certification, LED safety lights, non-slip foot pads,

Check out more hoverboards for kids. If you’re buying a hoverboard for your child, don’t forget to get safety gear for kids, too.




XPRIT Hoverboard

Affordable price? Check. Safety features? Check. Bluetooth speakers? Check. Xprit offers a competitive price on their entry level hoverboard. This model is great for kids and teens, offering all the basic safety features with some extra fun. In addition to LED headlights, it has fun wheel lights so you can cruise in style. It also has anti-slip rubber footpads, making it easier to ride and maneuver the glideboard. The rubber 6.5″ tires are great for riding on the sidewalk, the road, or in the park. Then kick it up a notch by playing your favorite songs on the Bluetooth speakers.

Recommended for kids age 7 and up, most of the family can enjoy riding this hoverboard as well. The max riding speed of 6 mph is great for younger kids and new riders to learn on. Mind the upper weight limit, which is lower than other 6.5″ hoverboards. Riders over 165 lbs. should buy a different hoverboard.

Available colors: black, blue, camouflage, pink, white, yellow

Wheel Size: 6.5″

Max Speed: 6 mph

Max Distance: 45- 75 minutes of ride time

Rider Weight Range: 45 to 165 lbs.

Charging Time: 2 – 3 hours

Notable features: UL 2272 Certified, solid rubber wheels, Bluetooth speakers, LED wheel lights and headlights


Swagtron Swagboard Duro T8

If you feel nervous about buying a cheap hoverboard from a brand you’ve never heard of, have no fear here! Swagtron is one of the best hoverboard brands that has been around since the beginning of the craze. The Swagboard Duro T8 is currently one of their most affordable hoverboards and it’s a lot different that the other models on this list, because it has a slick futuristic looking design. This hoverboard is super durable thanks to it’s steel casing.

While it’s best for street and sidewalk riding, the T8 is waterproof so you don’t have to worry about puddles or light rain. If safety is in mind, all Swagtron hoverboards have passed the UL2272 safety certification and feature their Sentryshield battery protection system to prevent overheating. With this model you are sacrificing some features, there’s no LED lights, Bluetooth speakers, or smartphone app. It is a great option if you want an affordable hoverboard with a different design.

Available colors: black

Wheel Size: 6.5″

Max Speed: 7 mph

Max Distance: 5.8 miles

Charge Time: 5.5 hours

Rider Weight Range: 44 to 200 lbs

Notable features: UL2272 Certified, Sentryshield battery protection, ride inclines up to 30 degrees, steel casing, waterproof


Felimoda Self Balancing Hoverboard

Felimoda offers a range of classic design hoverboards from the affordable to some of the cheapest available. At the time of this writing, pricing varies based on color choices and also Bluetooth speakers, so check out a few options if you’re on a strict budget. Felimoada is offering a lot of the most popular features for entry level hoverboards, including the ever popular wheel lights to compliment the LED headlights and bumper lights.

This is a great choice for kids and new riders as it has a “kids riding mode” that makes it easy to learn. However, this is one of the faster hoverboards available at this price range, with speeds up to 9 mph, which may be great for adults but you may not want your children zipping around at those speeds. Safety certification and a smart battery monitoring system make this a safe model that will not overheat.

Available colors: Blue, black, teal green, pink, purple, white, camo, pink camo, chrome blue, chrome purple, chrome gold, chrome rainbow, graffiti, starry sky,

Wheel Size: 6.5″

Max Speed: 9 mph

Max Distance: 7 miles

Rider Weight Range: up to 264 lbs

Notable features: UL2272 Certified, 15 degree climbing angle, Bluetooth speakers (select models), LED headlights, bumper lights, and wheel lights, smart battery monitoring


Flying Ant Hoverboard

Another cheap hoverboard to consider is this entry-level model from Flying-Ant. It’s similar to many other brands on this list in design in features, but one of the things that makes it stand out right now is the cool design options that go beyond the typical matte and chrome color options. They offer black and blue “graffiti” patterns, as well as a green patterned overboard, a starry night design, and a pink camo one.

The features of the Flying-Ant hoverboard are similar to others in this price range. It has LED headlights as well as fender lights and wheel lights. Plus the built in Bluetooth speaker means you can jam out to your favorite music as you ride (some color options do not have Bluetooth included, so pay attention before you order). This model is great for riding on concrete or on the street. It is not waterproof, so don’t ride it through puddles or in the rain.

Available colors: black, blue, pink, white, light blue, green pattern, black graffiti, blue graffiti, pink camo, blue starry night

Wheel Size: 6.5″

Max Speed: 7 mph

Max Distance: 6-9 miles

Rider Weight Range:

Charging Time: 2-3 hours

Notable features: UL2272 Certified, Bluetooth speaker, climbs up to 15 degree angle, includes carrying bag


Did you find the cheap hoverboard of your dreams? Don’t forget to get some hoverboard safety gear and hoverboard accessories to enhance your ride.

Still not sure which hoverboard to get? Check out our hoverboard comparison chart and safe hoverboards for sale.