Hero Destini 125 vs Hero Destini 125 XTEC

Disc scooter

Hero Destini 125


₹ 68,100

STD Drum Brake scooter

Hero Destini 125 XTEC

STD Drum Brake

₹ 71,108

STD scooter

Honda Activa 6G


₹ 74,536


Specifications Overview

Variant Name Disc STD Drum Brake STD
On Road Price ₹ 73,752 ₹ 79,854 ₹ 83,704
Fuel Type -Petrol Petrol
Mileage(ARAI) 54 Kmpl kmpl 50 kmpl 45 kmpl
User Rating 3.5 3.8 4.0
Transmission Type Automatic Variomatic Drive Automatic
Fuel Tank Capacity 5 Litress 5 Litres 5.3 Litres
Engine Displacement 124.6 cc 124.6 cc 109.51 cc

Body & Suspension

Destini 125 colours

Destini 125 XTEC colours

Activa 6G colours
Body Type Commuter Bikes-Scooter
Suspension - Front Telescopic Hydraulic Shock AbsorberTelescopic Hydraulic Shock AbsorberTelescopic
Suspension - Rear Unit Swing with Spring Loaded Hydraulic DamperUnit Swing with Spring Loaded Hydraulic Damper3-Step Adjustable & Spring Loaded Hydraulic
Frame Type --Under Bone

Engine & Transmission

Engine Type Not Required-Fan Cooled & 4 Stroke & SI Engine
Max Power 9.12Ps @ 7000rpm9.12 PS @ 7000 rpm7.79 PS @ 8000 rpm
Max Torque 58.5 Nm @ 7000 rpm10.4 Nm @ 5500 rpm8.79 Nm @ 5250 rpm
Engine Capacity 124.6 cc124.6 cc109.51 cc
No. of Cylinders 1-1
No. of valves per cylinder 2-2
Bore x Stroke -52.4 x 57.8 mm47 mm x 63.1 mm
Cooling type Air CooledAir CooledAir Cooled
Type AutomaticVariomatic DriveAutomatic
Fuelling Fuel Injection-PGM-FI
Configuration Single cylinder-Single Cylinder
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Comfort & Convenience

Console Type Analogue and Digital-Analogue
Distance to Empty Indicator No-Yes
Engine Kill Switch No-yes
Odometer DigitalDigitalAnalogue
Speedometer AnalogueAnalogueAnalogue
Seat Style Dual Textured-Single Seat
Shutter Lock No-Yes
Side Stand Indicator Yes--
Tachometer No-Yes
Start Type Kick & Self StartElectric StartKick & Self Start
Fuel level guage DigitalYesYes
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ABS - Anti-lock braking system No-No
Brake Assist No-No
Power Modes No-No
Slipper Clutch NoDry, CentrifugalNo
Traction Control System No-No
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Performance & Drivetrain

Mileage (Claimed) 54 Kmpl kmpl50 kmpl45 kmpl
Max Speed -85 Kmph85 Kmph

Dimensions & Capacity

Length 1809mm1809 mm1833 mm
Width 729mm729 mm697 mm
Height 1154mm1154 mm1156 mm
Unladden/Kerb Weight 113kg114 kg107 Kg
Wheelbase 1245mm1245 mm1260 mm
Seat Height 778mm778 mm692 mm
Ground Clearance 155mm155 mm171 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 5 Litress5 Litres5.3 Litres
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Wheels, Tyre & Brakes

Front Disc/Drum Size 130mm-130 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 130mm-130 mm
Front Type Drum-Drum
Rear Type Drum-Drum
Front Tyre Size 90/100 R1090/100-1090/90-12
Rear Tyre Size 90/100 R1090/100-1090/100-10
Tyre Size Spare No90/100 - 10No
Tubeless Tyres -Yes-
Wheel Type Alloy WheelAlloySheet Metal Wheels
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Battery Capacity -0.48 kwh0.036 kwh
Battery Type -MF BatteryMaintenance Free

Entertainment & Communication

MID (Multi Info Display) No-No


Charging Socket StandardYesNo

Pros & Cons

  • conventional design
  • Light weight
  • Nice colour and shades
  • Decent build quality & fit and finish
  • Hero’s widespread service network is a peace of mind in itself
  • Powerful & fuel-efficient scooter
  • Ride quality is one of the best in the segment
  • Fuel tank filling from outside
  • Full metal body
  • Silent Start
  • Feels dated already
  • Long term reliability is questionable
  • Not as equipped as the rivals
  • No front disc
  • No USB charging port
  • Weak performance

Detailed Comparison of Destini 125 and Destini 125 XTEC

Comfort & Convenience

Hero Destini 125 has features like Side Stand Indicator and Hero Destini 125 XTEC, on the other hand, has Fuel level guage.


Destini 125 comes with a 1 cylinder, 124 cc, Not Required Engine which can generate power and torque. on the other side, Hero Destini 125 XTEC comes with a cylinder, 124 cc, Petrol engine which can generate power and torque.


Hero Destini 125 has a 5 Litress fuel tank with 1154mm seat height. Hero Destini 125 XTEC has 1154 mm seat height and 5 Litres fuel tank capacity.

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Hero Destini 125 and Hero Destini 125 XTEC and Honda Activa 6G Owner Reviews

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  • Destini 125-Xtec Review
  • Activa 6g Review
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    Ajit kumar mishra   (Verified)
    14 Jan 2023
    Review for Hero Destini 125
    Great experience with best mileage and excellent look design
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    Gaganpreet Singh   (Verified)
    2 Months ago
    Review for Hero Destini 125
    It is comfortable for long way and for good milage and pickup.
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    Meena   (Verified)
    4 Months ago
    Review for Hero Destini 125
    Very poor product quality within 1 year breaks two time on road. Never recommend hero product to anyone before this I owned Activa which never trouble but due to my wrong judgment I invested on Destini 125 and now suffering.
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    Shubham Soni   (Verified)
    6 Months ago
    Review for Hero Destini 125

    It's an ideal bike for regular use.Feels awesome around 70 kms commute.I ride on 80 kms/hour without any vibration felt and above 80 kms/hour it feels like Heaven to me.
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    Sumit Kabir   (Verified)
    7 Months ago
    Review for Hero Destini 125

     Very good experience and satisfied with styling, metal body, mileage, integrated braking system.
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Comparisons for Hero Destini 125 vs Hero Destini 125 XTEC

Confused between Destini 125 & Destini 125 XTEC? Wondering whether you should spend that hard earned money on Hero Destini 125 or Hero Destini 125 XTEC? Don't Worry! We are here to help you choose between these two models. Talking about Disc variant of Hero Destini 125, it has been priced at Rs 73.75 K. On the other hand, Hero Destini 125 XTEC will cost you Rs 6.10 K more than Destini 125. STD Drum Brake variant of Hero Destini 125 XTEC comes with a price tag of Rs 79.85 K. When comparing both the models from a technical perspective, Destini 125 XTEC has more power under the hood with a 124 CC engine . Contrastingly, Destini 125 comes loaded with a 124 CC engine . 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 Destini 125 vs Hero Destini 125 XTEC vs Honda Activa 6G FAQs

  • What is the on-road price of Hero Destini 125?

    The on-road price of Hero Destini 125 is Rs. 73.75 K in New Delhi

  • What is the on-road price of Hero Destini 125 XTEC?

    The on-road price of Hero Destini 125 XTEC is Rs. 79.85 K in New Delhi