The Lectric XPremium mid-drive ebike is both the most affordable and high-performing. The XPremium is more affordable than you might think at a $2000 price, with dual batteries and a 100+ mile range. Add on the XPremium’s folding e-bike frame, 4” tires, and a mid-drive motor, and you have one of the best budget e-bikes.
In this Lectric XPremium review, we’re going to tell you all about the Lectric XPremium and who it’s designed for.
Lectric XPremium is built with strength and durability in mind. Wide fat tires and a strong frame make it comfortable and efficient.
The XPremium is a budget ebike that costs $1,999 and is ideal for commuters, families, as well as beginner ebike riders.
Let’s take a closer look!
According to LectricThe XPremium The ultimate e-biking experience
You won’t find any other 48V dual-battery e-bikes at this price point, making the XPremium one of the best budget e-bikes.
The bike’s lightweight folding frame is 75 pounds. The removable batteries can be used to power the bike upto 28 mph. The Lectric XPremium Lite is a class 2 or 3 e-bike with a twist throttle, pedal-assist, and a host other valuable features, such as integrated lights, large payload capacity of 300+ lb, and integrated lights.
These are the highlights of Lectric XP Lite – a lightweight, powerful and economical folding ebike.
- Motor: 500W (800W+ peak) mid drive, Class 2 and 3, with 5 pedal assist levels
- Battery: Two 48v 10.4ah Lithium-ion Batteries
- Range: 100+ miles range, 50 mi with throttle only
- Charge time: 4-6 hours
- Top speed 28mph
- Capacity to carry weight 330 lbs. (payload) and 55 pounds. (rear rack)
- Bike weight: 75 lbs. With 7 lb. Battery (x2)
- Drivetrain: 7-speed transmission with 32T front chainring
- Brakes: Hydraulic disc brakes 160mm
- Tires: Chaoyang or CST 4” x 20” tires
- Accessories: Backlit LCD display with integrated rear and front lights, faux leather grips, removable battery, kickstand
- Price: $1,999
Lectric has created a new standard in customer service with the XPremium. Brand new frame The top tube also features integrated batteries. The frame can be folded in half to store and transport the XPremium anywhere you go.
Compared to other e-bikes, and even Lectric’s own frames such as the XP 2.0 or XP Lite, the XPremium is Very heavyThe weight of the bike is 75 lbs. That’s going to make it very difficult to transport and move this bike around unless you’ve been spending some time in the gym.
4″ tires They are wrapped around the wheels and XPremium to create a comfortable ride on all types of terrain. The trade-off is a loss in some handling and cornering speed, though the XPremium is not performance-designed.
The Lectric XPremium e-bike is instead designed for all-road ebike riding, hauling bags, tackling hills and commuting anywhere. The entire frame can fold into itself. 40 x 22×32 in. These are easy to fit in a car trunk or on the train. These include the integrated batteries. There are two of them on the Lectric XPremium.
With a Payload capacity of 330 lbs. The rear rack can carry 55 lbs. Lectric XPremium has the ability to carry groceries, books and bags. The overall frame includes integrated rear and front lights, a powerful mid drive motor, and hydraulic disc brakes.
Lectric XPremium includes a Solid 7-speed drivetrain and a 32T front chainring. That’s a perfect fit for an affordable e-bike at this price point. This setup gives you enough power to conquer any hill. And don’t forget you have the 500W motor and dual batteries, too.
The XPremium also has a shift sensor that helps to make the rider and XPremium’s relationship smoother and more controlled.
Lectric XPremium provides both throttle and pedal assistance. You can choose from a variety of settings and options to control the power. Each component of the electrical system is IP-65 rated. This ensures that it will be protected against dirt, water, and road grime.
Even at this price point, the XPremium doesn’t skimp on components, and one of those is the upgraded front oil suspension with 80mm of travel.
Also included in the package is a backlit LCD screen. A dynamic torque sensor, which can adjust motor responsiveness depending on power and cadence, is included in the package.
At the front of the frame is 25” wide handlebars, which allow for a comfortable riding position while also providing plenty of room for extra accessories. Faux leather grips, which are stylish and comfortable, are also included.
The Lectric XP Lite costs just $1,999 but offers many of same premium features you’d find on higher-end ebikes. These include the integrated front and rear lights as well as kickstands. The mechanical disc brakes have 160mm rotors and are IP-65 rated electrical components that ensure dust and water resistance.
Motor and Battery
The Lectric XPremium’s most distinctive feature is the 48v 10.4ah lithium battery. In fact, there’s not only one but Two Batteries on the XPremium
For $2,000, you’d be hard-pressed to find an e-bike with two batteries. Batteries that can be integrated into an e-bike frame foldable with fat tires are a rare find.
The other standout feature is also the 500W (800W+ peak) middrive motor. This folding e-bike is rare, especially at this price.
Rear hub motors are used in most other folding e-bike models. Mid-drive motors are more powerful and efficient than rear hub motors. The combination of all that power results in a maximum speed of 28 mph for the Lectric XPremium. It also has full Class 2 and 3 ebike capabilities.
Lectric XPremium is now available Five Different Levels of pedal assistThis provides an incredible range of 50-100+ mile.
Level 1 (the lowest power setting), provides the longest range at speeds of 6-7 mph with pedal assistance. Level 5 (the most powerful setting) can get you as far as 60 miles at 20-28mph. This is almost a motorcycle-level range.
You can drive the XPremium up to 50 miles by only using the throttle. This is at 20 mph. You have plenty of options and power to get around.
We’ve seen the XPremium in full flight. It’s a dual-battery folding e-bike with a 100+ mile range and a top speed of 28mph. The XPremium even includes integrated lights, a backlit LCD display, and 4” fat tires – all for the low price of $1,999.
Lectric XPremium is a top-of-the-line ebike.
The XPremium foldable e-bike costs just $1,999 and includes all options. Lectric XPremium can be used for everything, including commuting to work and shopping.
The XPremium’s hydraulic disc brakes and XPremium are built to work in all weather conditions. They can get you around in no time and will even let you ride at night.
Lectric’s XPremium folding ebike has the longest range, at more than 100 miles. This is due to its dual-battery system. With pedal-assist as well as throttle options, you’ll have plenty of power.
Lectric XPremium folding e-bike is the best budget option.