Hero Electric Optima vs Raftaar Galaxy

CX Single Battery scooter

Hero Electric Optima

CX Single Battery

₹ 67,190

STD scooter

Raftaar Galaxy


₹ 51,900

STD scooter

Honda Activa 6G


₹ 74,536


Specifications Overview

Variant Name CX Single Battery STD STD
On Road Price ₹ 70,079 ₹ 54,132 ₹ 83,704
Fuel Type Electric Electric Petrol
Mileage(ARAI) --45 kmpl
User Rating 3.8 - 4.0
Transmission Type -Automatic Automatic
Fuel Tank Capacity --5.3 Litres
Engine Displacement --109.51 cc

Body & Suspension

Optima colours

Galaxy colours

Activa 6G colours
Body Type Electric BikesElectric ScooterScooter
Suspension - Front -Telescopic (Hydraulic Type)Telescopic
Suspension - Rear -Double shoker with dual tube technology (Hydraulic)3-Step Adjustable & Spring Loaded Hydraulic
Frame Type --Under Bone

Engine & Transmission

Engine Type -Hub MotorFan Cooled & 4 Stroke & SI Engine
Max Power -250 W7.79 PS @ 8000 rpm
Max Torque --8.79 Nm @ 5250 rpm
Engine Capacity --109.51 cc
No. of Cylinders --1
No. of valves per cylinder --2
Bore x Stroke --47 mm x 63.1 mm
Cooling type --Air Cooled
Type -AutomaticAutomatic
Fuelling -ElectricPGM-FI
Configuration --Single Cylinder
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Comfort & Convenience

Console Type -DigitalAnalogue
Distance to Empty Indicator --Yes
Engine Kill Switch --yes
Luggage Space -Yes-
Odometer -DigitalAnalogue
Speedometer DigitalDigitalAnalogue
Seat Style Single-Single Seat
Shutter Lock --Yes
Tachometer --Yes
Start Type Remote Start,Push Button StartSelf Start OnlyKick & Self Start
Fuel level guage -DigitalYes
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ABS - Anti-lock braking system -NoNo
Brake Assist -YesNo
Power Modes --No
Slipper Clutch --No
Traction Control System --No
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Performance & Drivetrain

Mileage (Claimed) --45 kmpl
Max Speed 45 Kmph25 Kmph85 Kmph
Range/Charge 140 km/Charge100 km/Charge-

Dimensions & Capacity

Length -1825 mm1833 mm
Width -715 mm697 mm
Height -1100 mm1156 mm
Unladden/Kerb Weight --107 Kg
Wheelbase --1260 mm
Seat Height -874 mm692 mm
Ground Clearance -180 mm171 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity --5.3 Litres
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Wheels, Tyre & Brakes

Front Disc/Drum Size 304.8 mm-130 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 304.8 mm-130 mm
Front Type -DrumDrum
Rear Type -DrumDrum
Front Tyre Size 90/90-123.00-1090/90-12
Rear Tyre Size 90/90-123.00-1090/100-10
Tyre Size Spare --No
Tubeless Tyres -Yes-
Wheel Type AlloyAlloySheet Metal Wheels
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Battery Capacity 1536 kwh1.5 kwh0.036 kwh
Battery Type -VRLAMaintenance Free
Motor Power 1200250 W-

Entertainment & Communication

MID (Multi Info Display) --No


Charging Socket --No
Charging Time 4-5 Hours4-6 Hours-

Pros & Cons

  • Design has a wide appeal owing to conventional styling
  • Gets Telescopic Forks and Alloy Wheels
  • Quite well priced as compared to some of the rivals
  • Fuel tank filling from outside
  • Full metal body
  • Silent Start
  • Ride quality could have been better
  • Some owners have reported niggles with electricals
  • No front disc
  • No USB charging port
  • Weak performance

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Hero Electric Optima and Raftaar Galaxy and Honda Activa 6G Owner Reviews

  • Optima Review
  • Galaxy Review
  • Activa 6g Review
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    Sanjeev Mehra   (Verified)
    2 Months ago
    Review for Hero Electric Optima

    Please do not buy this electric scooter, the quality of the materials used is very bad. I have used it, and would not recommend anyone to buy this.
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    Jaisingh Mantri   (Verified)
    2 Months ago
    Review for Hero Electric Optima

    Its a good scooter fir city use. It can travel up to 42 kms in a single charge and have a very low maintainence.
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    Yashwant Rai   (Verified)
    2 Months ago
    Review for Hero Electric Optima

    The portable battery of the Optima HX makes charging quick and easy. Simply take out the battery to recharge it while relaxing at home or at work. It is light in weight and rides smoothly, making it ideal
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  • HD
    Hiren Deka   (Verified)
    2 Months ago
    Review for Hero Electric Optima

    Very good electric scooter and its also environment friendly. I purchased this electric scooter as a step towards saving the earth and its really good.
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  • MS
    Mahesh Sharma   (Verified)
    2 Months ago
    Review for Hero Electric Optima

    It is very easy to handle, & features LED headlamps also. Overall, a great buy.
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Comparisons for Hero Electric Optima vs Raftaar Galaxy

Confused between Optima & Galaxy? Wondering whether you should spend that hard earned money on Hero Electric Optima or Raftaar Galaxy? Don't Worry! We are here to help you choose between these two models. Talking about CX Single Battery variant of Hero Electric Optima, it has been priced at Rs 70.08 K. On the other hand, Raftaar Galaxy will cost you Rs 15.95 K less than Optima. STD variant of Raftaar Galaxy comes with a price tag of Rs 54.13 K. Check the detailed comparison of both the models below on the basis of safety features, comfort, power, transmission, suspension and more.

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Hero Electric Optima vs Raftaar Galaxy vs Honda Activa 6G FAQs

  • What is the on-road price of Hero Electric Optima?

    The on-road price of Hero Electric Optima is Rs. 70.08 K in New Delhi

  • What is the on-road price of Raftaar Galaxy?

    The on-road price of Raftaar Galaxy is Rs. 54.13 K in New Delhi