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Honda Dio Vs Hero Electric Optima Vs Hero Electric Photon comparison


Honda Dio 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 Dio 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.

Dio Vs Optima Vs Photon – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda Dio in New Delhi starts at ₹ 62,229 and goes up to ₹ 68,127 for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Hero Electric Photon price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 86,490 Lastly, the Hero Electric Optima starts at ₹ 41,770 and goes up to ₹ 61,866 for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryHonda DioHero Electric OptimaHero Electric Photon
Price₹ 62,229 ₹ 41,770 ₹ 86,490
ManufacturerHondaHero ElectricHero Electric
Body TypeScooterScooterScooter
Mileage55.00 Kmpl65.00 Km/Full Charge50.00 Km/Full Charge
Power8.00 bhp0.30 bhp2.00 bhp
Engine109.2 CCVRLAVRLA
Fuel TypePetrolElectricElectric

Dio Vs Optima Vs Photon – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Dio base engine returns 55 Kmpl. The Hero Electric Photon base returns 50 Km/Full Charge. The Hero Electric Optima basic model, on the other hand, gives 65 Km/Full Charge.

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

In the powertrain department, the Honda Dio gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Hero Electric Photon comes in bhp Electric engine. Lastly, the Hero Electric Optima is offered in bhp Electric engine.


Engine CC 109.2 ccN/AN/A
No Of Cylinder 1N/AN/A
Max Power 8 bhp @ 8000 rpmN/AN/A
Max Torque 9 Nm @ 4750 rpmN/AN/A
Valves Per Cylinder 2N/AN/A
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionN/AN/A
Cooling System Fan CooledAir CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self / Kick StartElectric StartElectric Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Battery Type N/AVRLAVRLA
Charging Time N/A7 - 8 HoursN/A
Fast Charging Time N/AN/AN/A
Engine Power N/A0.30 bhp2.00 bhp

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 5.3 LN/AN/A
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.0 LN/AN/A
Mileage 55.00 KmplN/AN/A
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A
Battery Range N/A65-70 Km/Full Charge50 Km/Full Charge

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 107 kg82 kg111 kg
Length 1808 mm1970 mm1970 mm
Width 723 mm745 mm745 mm
Height 1150 mm1145 mm1145 mm
Wheelbase 1260 mm810 mmN/A
Ground Clearance 160 mm165 mm140 mm
Seat Height 650 mm774 mmN/A


No. Of Gears N/AN/AN/A
Clutch V - MaticAutomaticAutomatic

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Under BoneReinforced High Strength Steel ChassisReinforced Steel Chassis
Front Suspension Telescopic SuspensionSoft SuspensionTelescopic Suspension
Rear Suspension 3-Step AdjustableSoft SuspensionTelescopic Suspension
Suspension N/AN/ATelescopic


Front Brake Type DrumDrumDisc
Rear Brake Type Drum (CBS)DrumDrum
Front Disc/Drum Size 130 mmN/AN/A
Rear Disc/Drum Size 130 mmN/AN/A

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 10 inches16 inches10 inches
Wheel Type Sheet MetalAlloy WheelsSteel Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/100-12 54J (Tubeless)16 X 3 Inch10 X 3 Inch
Rear Tyre 90/100-10 53 (Tubeless)16 X 3 Inch10 X 3 Inch


Battery 12V 3Ah (MF)48V/20Ah72V/24AH
Headlight Halogen BulbHalogenPolycarbonate Head Lamp
Tail Light BulbBulbBulb

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Gaugetickcrosscross
Low Oil Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Low Battery Indicatorcrosscrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickcrosscross
Tripmeter TypeAnalogue-cross
Tripmeter Counttickcrosscross
Pass Lighttickticktick
18 Litres of Storage Spacetick--
Automatic HeadLamp on (AHO)tick--
Bold Body-Mounted Headlamptick--
Carved Tail Lighttick--
CBS with Equalizertickcross-
Digital Ignitioncross--
LED Headlamp & position lamptick--
Long Life Duralife 110cc Enginecross--
Metal Muffler Protectortick--
Powered By ETFI Technologycross--
Signature Gold Rimtick--
Tubeless Tyrestick--
4 in 1 Lock with Seat Opening Switch-cross-
AHO (Automatic Headlamps On)-cross-
Contemporary Urbane Design-cross-
Fully Digital Meter with Eco Speed Indicator-cross-
Futuristic LED Headlamp-cross-
HET (Honda Eco Technology)-cross-
Sporty Split Grabrail-cross-
Telescopic Front Suspension-cross-
Bright Multi-Reflector Headlamp--cross
Built on Rugged Chassis--cross
Comfort Shock Absorber--cross
Comfortable Broad Twin Seats--cross
Comfortable Long Single Seat--cross
Durable All Metal--cross
Easy Centre Stand For Effortless Parking--cross
Easy Kick Start on Right Side--cross
Easy to Ride - Gearless--cross
Large wheels--cross
Loud DC Horn--cross
Mobile Charger--cross
Powerful 4-stroke Engine--cross
Removable Pillion Seat--cross
Wide Front Platform--cross

Additonal Features

LED DRL Light--cross
On-Board Diagnostics Idicator--cross
Tilt Sensor- Auto Switch OFF--cross

Key Features

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