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Ampere Reo Vs Hero Electric Optima Vs Hero Electric Photon comparison


Ampere Reo Vs Hero Electric Optima Vs Hero Electric Photon Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Reo Vs Optima Vs Photon on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Reo Vs Optima Vs Photon – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Hero Electric Photon in New Delhi starts at ₹ 86,490 . On the other hand, Hero Electric Optima price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 41,770 and goes up to Rs. ₹ 61,866 for range topping model Lastly, the Ampere Reo starts at ₹ 44,838 and goes up to ₹ 58,663 for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryAmpere ReoHero Electric OptimaHero Electric Photon
Price₹ 44,838 ₹ 41,770 ₹ 86,490
ManufacturerAmpereHero ElectricHero Electric
Body TypeScooterScooterScooter
Mileage45.00 Km/Full Charge65.00 Km/Full Charge50.00 Km/Full Charge
PowerN/A0.30 bhp2.00 bhp
EngineSealed Lead AcidVRLAVRLA
Fuel TypeElectricElectricElectric

Reo Vs Optima Vs Photon – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Hero Electric Photon base engine returns 50 Km/Full Charge. The Hero Electric Optima base returns 65 Km/Full Charge. The Ampere Reo basic model, on the other hand, gives 45 Km/Full Charge.

Reo Vs Optima Vs Photon – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Hero Electric Photon gets bhp Electric engine, whereas the Hero Electric Optima comes in bhp Electric engine. Lastly, the Ampere Reo is offered in bhp Electric engine.


Battery Type Sealed Lead AcidVRLAVRLA
Charging Time 8 - 10 Hours7 - 8 HoursN/A
Fast Charging Time N/AN/AN/A
Engine Power N/A0.30 bhp2.00 bhp
Max Torque N/AN/AN/A
Cooling System N/AAir CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric StartElectric StartElectric Start
Charger Rating 48 V / 2.7 AN/AN/A
Motor Capacity 250 WN/AN/A
Motor Type BLDCN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Battery Range 45 - 50 Km/Full Charge65-70 Km/Full Charge50 Km/Full Charge

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 88 kg82 kg111 kg
Length 1730 mm1970 mm1970 mm
Width 660 mm745 mm745 mm
Height 1200 mm1145 mm1145 mm
Wheelbase 1334 mm810 mmN/A
Ground Clearance N/A165 mm140 mm
Seat Height N/A774 mmN/A


Clutch N/AAutomaticAutomatic
Battery Life (No of Cycles) 300 Cycles at 25 degree, 100% DODN/AN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/AReinforced High Strength Steel ChassisReinforced Steel Chassis
Front Suspension TelescopicSoft SuspensionTelescopic Suspension
Rear Suspension Coil SpringSoft SuspensionTelescopic Suspension
Suspension N/AN/ATelescopic


Front Brake Type DrumDrumDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDrum
Front Disc/Drum Size N/AN/AN/A
Rear Disc/Drum Size N/AN/AN/A

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A16 inches10 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsSteel Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre 10 X 3.0 - Tubeless16 X 3 Inch10 X 3 Inch
Rear Tyre 10 X 3.0 - Tubeless16 X 3 Inch10 X 3 Inch


Battery 48 V/ 20 Ah48V/20Ah72V/24AH
Headlight HalogenHalogenPolycarbonate Head Lamp
Tail Light BulbBulbBulb

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Gaugecrosscrosscross
Low Oil Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchcrosscrosscross
Tripmeter Type--cross
Tripmeter Countcrosscrosscross
Pass Lighttickticktick
AHO(Automatic Headlamp On)-cross-
Boot Light In Luggage Box-cross-
BS-IV Compliant-cross-
Exciting Body Graphics-cross-
Mobile Charging Socket-cross-
Side-Stand Indicator-cross-
Stunning Meter Console-cross-

Additonal Features

Integrated Braking System & Tubeless Tyres-cross-
Signature "C"--cross
Glove Box--cross
Retractable Luggage Hook--cross

Key Features

Electronic Switches--cross
Reverse Gear--cross

Competitor of Ampere Reo

Competitor of Hero Electric Optima

Competitor of Hero Electric Photon

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