When comparing ACTON QU4TRO vs ACTON Blink S2, the Slant community recommends ACTON Blink S2 for most people. In the question“What is the best electric skateboard? ” ACTON Blink S2 is ranked 18th while ACTON QU4TRO is ranked 34th.
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Pro Four-wheel drive
Four-wheel drive, most powerful, amazing range and conqueror of all hills.
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.
Con Very expensive
This board has a very expensive price tag.
It's a relatively heavy board to carry.
Con Not waterproof
The Acton board is not waterproof and can be a problem in puddles and light rain.
Con Not yet released
This board is not yet available except for pre-order (website says it is expected end of June 2017).
Con APP Issues
App crashes on me from time to time.
Con Hub motors are difficult to maintain
This board comes with four "hub motors". If one breaks down, it will be very difficult to replace. Belt motors might be a better option.
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.