Hero Electric Photon vs Yamaha Fascino 125 Fi Hybrid

Base scooter

Hero Electric Photon

Base

₹ 86,391

vs
Drum scooter

Yamaha Fascino 125 Fi-Hybrid

Drum

₹ 76,600

vs
STD scooter

Honda Activa 6G

STD

₹ 74,536

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Specifications Overview

Variant Name Base Drum STD
On Road Price ₹ 97,017 ₹ 86,022 ₹ 83,704
Fuel Type -Petrol Petrol
Mileage(ARAI) -65.92 kmpl 45 kmpl
User Rating 3.2 4.0 4.0
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic Automatic
Fuel Tank Capacity -5.2 Litres 5.3 Litres
Engine Displacement -125 cc 109.51 cc

Body & Suspension

Colours
Photon colours

Fascino 125 Fi Hybrid colours

Activa 6G colours
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Body Type Electric BikesScooterScooter
Suspension - Front TelescopicTelescopic ForkTelescopic
Suspension - Rear -Unit Swing3-Step Adjustable & Spring Loaded Hydraulic
Frame Type --Under Bone

Engine & Transmission

Engine Type Hub MotorAir-cooled& 4-stroke& SOHC& 2-valveFan Cooled & 4 Stroke & SI Engine
Max Power 1000-1400 W8.2 PS @ 6500 rpm7.79 PS @ 8000 rpm
Max Torque -10.3 Nm @ 5000 rpm8.79 Nm @ 5250 rpm
Engine Capacity -125 cc109.51 cc
No. of Cylinders -11
No. of valves per cylinder Electric22
Bore x Stroke -52.4x57.9 mm47 mm x 63.1 mm
Cooling type -Air CooledAir Cooled
Type AutomaticAutomaticAutomatic
Fuelling -Fuel InjectionPGM-FI
Configuration -Single CylinderSingle Cylinder
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Comfort & Convenience

Console Type DigitalAnalogueAnalogue
Distance to Empty Indicator --Yes
Engine Kill Switch -Yesyes
Luggage Space -21 Litres-
Odometer -AnalogueAnalogue
Speedometer digitalAnalogueAnalogue
Seat Style -Single SeatSingle Seat
Shutter Lock --Yes
Tachometer --Yes
Start Type Self Start OnlyElectric Start & Kick StartKick & Self Start
Fuel level guage -YesYes
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Safety

ABS - Anti-lock braking system --No
Brake Assist -NoNo
Power Modes --No
Slipper Clutch --No
Traction Control System --No
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Performance & Drivetrain

Mileage (Claimed) -65.92 kmpl45 kmpl
Max Speed 42 Kmph90 Kmph85 Kmph
Range/Charge 60 km/Charge--

Dimensions & Capacity

Length 1970 mm1920 mm1833 mm
Width 745 mm685 mm697 mm
Height 1145 mm1150 mm1156 mm
Unladden/Kerb Weight 116 Kg99 Kg107 Kg
Wheelbase -1280 mm1260 mm
Seat Height -780 mm692 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm145 mm171 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity -5.2 Litres5.3 Litres
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Wheels, Tyre & Brakes

Front Disc/Drum Size 254 mm130 mm130 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 254 mm254 mm130 mm
Front Type DrumDrumDrum
Rear Type DrumDrumDrum
Front Tyre Size 3.00-1090/90-1290/90-12
Rear Tyre Size 3.00-10110/90-1090/100-10
Tyre Size Spare --No
Wheel Type TubelessAlloySheet Metal Wheels
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Electricals

Battery Capacity 1.44 kwh0.06 kwh0.036 kwh
Battery Type Lithium-ionMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Motor Power 250 W--

Entertainment & Communication

MID (Multi Info Display) --No

Charging

Charging Socket YesOptionalNo
Charging Time 8-10 hours--

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • 1500W (output) BLDC motor
  • 18 Ltr storage
  • Decent build quality & fit and finish
  • Disc Brakes
  • Hero's widespread service network is a peace of mind in itself
  • Nimble in size, easy to maneuver in traffic
  • The portable battery pack is a boon for riders
  • Cutesy Looks
  • Hybrid technology boots fuel efficiency
  • Well Priced
  • Fuel tank filling from outside
  • Full metal body
  • Silent Start
Cons
  • Feels dated already
  • hardware should be improved
  • Long term reliability is questionable
  • Low ground clearance
  • Plain jane design
  • Not spacious for two adults
  • No front disc
  • No USB charging port
  • Weak performance

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Hero Electric Photon and Yamaha Fascino 125 Fi Hybrid and Honda Activa 6G Owner Reviews

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  • Activa 6g Review
  • VA
    Vinay Agarwal   (Verified)
    3 Months ago
    Review for Hero Electric Photon
    1.8
    Parts is very poor quality specially Break Wire and Lock is very very poor quality and very costly
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  • NS
    Nilesh Sodnar   (Verified)
    5 Months ago
    Review for Hero Electric Photon
    1
    Ya photon elictric bike bhout kharab hai koi ise na kharide mere pass hai
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  • JR
    Julian Roy   (Verified)
    7 Months ago
    Review for Hero Electric Photon

    3.8
    At this pricing point, it's a fantastic scooter. It is highly beneficial to our environment, and the price of gasoline is rising every month.
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  • TH
    Tapan Hazra   (Verified)
    8 Months ago
    Review for Hero Electric Photon

    3.8
    Best option in this price segment, Environment friendly as it saves fuel. Even the looks, style and engine is quite powerful.
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  • DR
    Dr Roy   (Verified)
    8 Months ago
    Review for Hero Electric Photon

    4.2
    Great looks, available at economical price. Also environment friendly but the battery back up sucks and replacement also takes of lot time, as service is all poor.
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Comparisons for Hero Electric Photon vs Yamaha Fascino 125 Fi Hybrid

Confused between Photon & Fascino 125 Fi Hybrid? Wondering whether you should spend that hard earned money on Hero Electric Photon or Yamaha Fascino 125 Fi Hybrid? Don't Worry! We are here to help you choose between these two models. Talking about Base variant of Hero Electric Photon, it has been priced at Rs 97.02 K. On the other hand, Yamaha Fascino 125 Fi Hybrid will cost you Rs 10.99 K less than Photon. Drum variant of Yamaha Fascino 125 Fi Hybrid comes with a price tag of Rs 86.02 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 Photon vs Yamaha Fascino 125 Fi Hybrid vs Honda Activa 6G FAQs

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

    The on-road price of Hero Electric Photon is Rs. 97.02 K in New Delhi

  • What is the on-road price of Yamaha Fascino 125 Fi Hybrid?

    The on-road price of Yamaha Fascino 125 Fi Hybrid is Rs. 86.02 K in New Delhi