When comparing ACTON Blink S2 vs Boardup: self-folding longboard., the Slant community recommends ACTON Blink S2 for most people. In the question“What are the best portable commuting devices?” ACTON Blink S2 is ranked 1st while Boardup: self-folding longboard. is ranked 2nd.
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Pro Higher than advertised speed
Pro Incredible range
Users can easily get the advertised range of 14 miles on relatively flat ground.
Pro Great to ride at night
Front headlight, rear tail light, and side light result in a much better night riding experience than other boards.
Pro Two-wheel hub motor drive
Two-wheel drive, commute and cruise, great range and effortless uphill power. Designed for commuters and students.
Pro Easy to fold and unfold
Pro Good materials
The board deck is made in high end Canadia maple.
Pro Looks great
YouTube braille channel featured their old version boardup.
Con Acton delays
Don't know in the future, but Acton has cumulative delays of 8 months, especially in Europe, Australia, and New Zeland. The Indiegogo campaign has got an unclear and not so trusty behavior.
Con Heavy at 15 pounds
Gained about 3 pounds from what Acton stated in the campaign resulting in a heavy and kind of hard to carry around board especially for the size.
Con High price
Con Version 3 mass product delayed to end of April 2017
Con May damage other stuff in backpack
The grip tape is very high end, therefore it may rube other stuff such your laptop inside the backpack. The solution is to use a small bag to cover the Boardup before you put it into your backpack, or have a separate compartment inside your backpack.