TVS Jupiter 125 Vs Honda Activa 125 Comparison - Which One to Pick?

Updated On: 13 October 2021 Nitin Kadian

TVS introduced the new Jupiter 125 a few weeks ago and the scooter directly locks its horns with rivals like the Honda Activa 125 and the Suzuki Access 125. The Jupiter 125 gets a long list of features along with many other segment-first offerings like class-leading under-seat storage. With rivals like the Honda Activa 125, the Jupiter 125 faces stiff competition in the segment. Having said this, here is a detailed TVS Jupiter 125 vs Honda Activa 125 comparison that will be helpful for those considering buying a scooter in this segment.

TVS Jupiter 125 Vs Honda Activa 125 Exterior Design and Dimensions

TVS Jupiter 125 Vs Honda Activa 125

The new launched TVS Jupiter 125 boasts an attractive exterior design that not only looks good but in addition to also comes with attractive exterior colour shades. The fit and finish levels are one of the best in the segment and the subtle design gives it a strong road presence. Upfront, you get LED headlamps on the top while the indicator bulbs are placed below. The use of chrome gives it some upmarket look.

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TVS Jupiter 125 Vs Honda Activa 125

The Honda Activa 125 on the other hand gets slightly better styling. The use of chrome elements at the front as well as the sides gel in well with dark colour shades while the scooter does come with LED headlamps. The wind visor at the front gets a sharp design and in all, the Activa 125 looks better than the Jupiter 125 but many may appreciate Jupiter's subtle design. The rear design of the Honda Activa 125 however looks better and slightly more premium than Jupiter 125.

TVS Jupiter 125Honda Activa 125
Length1852 mm1850 mm
Width681 mm707 mm
Height1168 mm1170 mm
Wheelbase1275 mm1260 mm
Ground Clearance163 mm169 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity5.1 L5.3 L
Kerb Weight108 kg111 kilograms

Features

In addition to the LED headlamps and diamond-cut alloy wheels, the TVS Jupiter 125 also gets many other features that make it a strong contender in the segment. To start with, the scooter gets an advanced digital speedometer, all-in-one lock, mobile charger, side stand indicator, side stand start inhibitor and sync braking technology. Having said this, the Jupiter 125 also offers segment-leading under-seat storage space along with a spacious 2L glove box that makes it an extremely practical scooter for many buyers.

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For starters, the Honda Activa 125 gets a silent start feature along with many other features like an idling start-stop system and a digital MID. The digital MID screen displays advanced information like distance to empty, real-time mileage and average mileage. Apart from this, the Honda Activa 125 also comes with a multi-function unit along with a double lid external fuel fill. Just like the Jupiter 125, the Honda Activa 125 too gets a front glove box and a pass switch.

TVS Jupiter 125 Vs Honda Activa 125 Spec Comparison

TVS Jupiter 125 Vs Honda Activa 125

Powering the Jupiter 125 is a 124.8 cc single-cylinder motor that churns out 8.15 ps while the peak torque output stands at 10.5 Nm. Just like all other rivals, the TVS Jupiter 125 too offers a CVT automatic gearbox. The performance is impressive and the riders would definitely appreciate the refinement of this motor. The fuel economy too is great and impressive for a scooter of this class.

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TVS Jupiter 125 Vs Honda Activa 125

The Activa 125 gets a 124 cc single-cylinder motor. This motor delivers a peak power output of 8.29 ps while the maximum torque delivered by this motor stands at 10.3 Nm. The CVT automatic gearbox is well-tuned and the performance inside the city is one of the best in the city. Long-term reliability is great and the buyers of the Honda Activa 125 will definitely appreciate the overall experience. Fuel efficiency too is comparable to the TVS Jupiter 125.

TVS Jupiter 125Honda Activa 125
Engine TypeAir cooled, 4 StrokeFan Cooled, 4 Stroke, SI Engine
Capacity, Cylinders 124.8cc, single-Cylinder124 cc, single-cylinder
Max Power8.15 ps @ 6500 rpm8.29 ps @ 6500 rpm
Max Torque10.5 Nm @ 4500 rpm10.3 Nm @ 5000 rpm
GearboxCVT AutomaticCVT Automatic
Fuel Tank Capacity5.1 L 5.3 L

Price Comparison

The newly launched TVS Jupiter 125 gets a starting price tag of INR 73,400 (ex-showroom, Delhi) while the Honda Activa 125 on the other hand gets a starting price tag of INR 73,203 (ex-showroom, Delhi). Both these scooters offer a VFM price tag.

TVS Jupiter 125Honda Activa 125
Starting PriceINR 73,400 (ex-showroom, Delhi)INR 73,203 (ex-showroom, Delhi)

TVS Jupiter 125 Vs Honda Activa 125 Final Verdict

While the TVS Jupiter 125 offers an extremely practical and a good looking package, the Honda Activa 125 on the other hand offers a no-nonsense package with a reliable and fuel-efficient motor. The TVS Jupiter 125 will definitely appeal to a larger segment of buyers, all thanks to its segment-leading storage space and other practical features. The Honda Activa 125 offers slightly better build quality along with a proven long term reliability track record. The TVS Jupiter 125 here definitely offers a slightly better package may just be a better product for those looking for a comfortable daily commuter.

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