When comparing Linky vs ONAN Skateboard Booster X2, the Slant community recommends ONAN Skateboard Booster X2 for most people. In the question“What is the best electric skateboard?” ONAN Skateboard Booster X2 is ranked 39th while Linky is ranked 46th.
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Pro Can be folded up for easy storage
Linky is the only foldable electric longboard that performs like a regular board. This makes it very easy to store and very easy to carry with you.
Pro Very light weight
It only weighs 4.9 kg (10.8 lb), making it ultraportable.
Has a headlight on the front that can be switched on and off.
Pro Cruise Control
Remote has cruise control option, most boards do not have this feature.
You can ride through puddles with it.
Pro Top speed up to 40 km/h
Pro Easily mounted to 90% of the available skateboards in the market
This allows for an easy conversion of any regular skateboard into an electric skateboard.
Pro Replaceable battery
Driving range without limit.
Pro Spare parts shop and warranty
Avaible spare parts and good warranty from an EU distributor.
Pro X2 booster is available
Con Last Kickstarter failed
Their last Kickstarter failed, though they have relaunched with an Indiegogo campaign that has gotten fully funded.
Con Ugly design
The downside of its unique form factor is that the Linky looks ugly.
Con No consumer storefront
There is no way to easily purchase this item. The only payment methods available are Letter of Credit, Telegraphic Transfer, and Alibaba Trade Assurance. This seems more geared towards bulk orders for retail stores than consumer facing solutions for single products. There is no purchasing info on their website, which seems that they will need to be contacted through email in order to set up any kind of transaction.