Xiaomi's Chinese e-commerce platform is full of a variety of products that are growing like mushrooms after the rain. One of the latest additions is the HIMO C20 electric bike. It is the second generation of an electric bicycle from the startup HIMO, which is supported by Xiaomi.
HIMO C20 electric bicycle brings many great features, but probably the biggest attraction is its long range on a single charge.
Jigsaw puzzle with a range of 80 km
HIMO C20 is a jigsaw puzzle. On steroids. The basis of the bicycle is a robust aluminum frame, with dimensions of 1470 mm x 610 mm x 1060 mm and weight 21,1 kg. You already know that this is not a classic jigsaw puzzle. Just alone 10 Ah battery weighs 2,5 kg. It consists of several cells of type 18650 and in Eco mode provides access to 80 km!
The battery is elegantly stored in the frame of the bicycle and is removable. When charging, the battery must be removed, taking charging takes place up to 6 hours. The battery status as well as the current speed and the selected mode are displayed on the display on the handlebars. These are by the way folding, as the only part of this puzzle.
Maximum speed 25 km / h and several modes
The HIMO C20 is powered by an electric DC motor with an output of 250 W. In normal mode it reaches maximum speed 25 km / h. The bicycle can operate in several modes, in normal mode with the engine inactive, in engine-assisted mode and in fully electric mode.
The selection of modes takes place on the aforementioned display on the handlebars, which is also resistant to splashing by water thanks to IPX5 certification. There is also energy recovery from a pair of mechanical brakes. These are efficient and can stop the bike at a speed of 25 km / h at 4 meters. In the case of a wet surface, it is 6 meters.
Shimano derailleur and cool hidden function
The HIMO C20 electric bicycle comes with 6-speed derailleur from a well-known brand Shimano. Thanks to several speeds, you can adapt the ride to the terrain or the slope of the road. The bike is built on 20-inch rims.
The maximum height of the seatpost is 965 mm. This is where the great hidden function lies. The seatpost is pulled out also serves as a pump! The saddle itself is made of vacuum foam pillows, which makes driving much more comfortable. The equipment of the HIMO C20 bicycle is closed by folding pedals, LED front light, rear red warning light and aluminum brake levers.
The HIMO C20 has already started to be sold in its home country of China. It is available in two colors - white and gray - for a very interesting price. The people of China will buy it for 2999 yuan, which is calculated 390 € / 10 050 CZK.
Even if it is included in the offer of international sellers, the price for us will be significantly increased due to high import costs. We will monitor the situation regarding the sale of this interesting bicycle, and if an interesting offer appears, you will certainly be among the first to know about it. Just log in to our newsletter.