Best Budget Electric Skateboards under $500 for Beginners in 2021 POSSWAY
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Best Budget Electric Skateboards under $500 for Beginners in 2021

by E-skateboard Possway on Feb 05, 2021

Welcome to the world of electric skateboarding! If you’ve never ridden an electric skateboard before, you will definitely take some time to get used to it. But don’t worry, riding an electric skateboard isn’t as difficult as it seems. Actually, most beginners can pick it up and ride comfortably after their first few tries.

Riding an electric skateboard
Riding an electric skateboard

Things Should Consider before buying a Skateboard for Beginners

The most important thing is that your first board should be wallet-friendly. As a beginner, you may be not sure whether you’ll like it, so there’s no reason to buy an expensive electric skateboard! After making sure that the price is right, you also need to make sure that the skateboards have all the specifications including decent top speed, a reasonable range on a single charge, and good max weight load capacity.

But it could be a confusing thing for beginners who want to buy their first electric skateboard. So we’ve dedicated this newest beginner-friendly budget electric skateboards under $500 list to give beginners the best choices.  


Best budget Electric Skateboards under $500 for Beginners in 2021.

Possway T2 Budget Electric Skateboard

Comparison Chart

Price $349  From $409 From $449 From $449
Board Dimension 945mmx235mmx140mm 970mm x 230mm 965 x230 x 140 mm 38″ Long I 9″ Wide I 32.5″ Wheelbase
Board Material 5-layer Canadian maple and 2-layer fiberglass Canadian maple Bamboo+Fiber Glass Deck 7 layers of true Canadian maple
Max Speed 26mph / 42kmph 24mph / 38kph 39km/h 28 mph/ 45 kph
Max Climbing Grade 30% grade Unknown 25-30% Up to 30%
Range 21 miles / 34Km 11-12.5miles 12-14 miles (19-22.5 km) 11 miles/ 18 km
Weight 17.5lbs / 8Kg 16.5lbs / 7.5kg 17.2lbs/7.8kg 16 lbs / 7.2 kg
Max load 330lbs / 150kg 120Kg/265lbs 150 kg 150 kg
Wheels 83mmx56mm, 85 resilience,SHR82A 83A SHRAA 96mm 90*62mm,78A 90 mm X 60 mm 78A
Max Power 1200W Unknown Unknown Unknown
Rated Power 480W*2 400w*2 Unknown 2 X 540 Watts
Motor Hub Motors Hub Motors Hub Motors Hub Motors
Battery Capacity 280wh 187wh Unknown 144Wh
Battery Type 10S3P 18650 Li-ion Battery,36V 7.8Ah 42V, 5.2Ah 10S2P Unknown
Grip Tape 3mm Shock Absorbing None None None
Shipping US Local Fasting Shipping US Local Fasting Shipping US Local Fasting Shipping US Local Fasting Shipping
Warranty 180 days 180 days 180 days 180 days




After comparison, we choose Possway T2 as the best budget electric skateboard in 2021.

Possway T2
Possway T2 Budget Skateboard

Here’s why? The Possway T2 is an excellent budget e-skateboard for beginners. 4 different speed modes allow you to gradually increase the top speed until you reach the peak capacity of 26 miles (42km) per hour. The range is 21 miles / 34Km on a single charge (Possway tested the range with an 80kg rider in H mode doing about 25km/h on a flat road.) That’s way better than its competitors. Possway T2 has 4 brake modes, B1 and B2 are very smooth which is very friendly for beginners, B3 and B4 are stronger which is good for experienced eskaters. Possway offers 2-7 days delivery for US orders, and at a $349 price, you have to admit that Possway T2 is the best budget electric skateboard for most people, especially beginners.

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