Unagi’s $ 2,440 smart scooter includes step-by-step directions and GPS tracking – TechCrunch


revealed what it claims to be the Model Eleven’s first smart scooter. It includes a bunch of intriguing features, such as audible instructions, remote suppression, and an Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) sensor.

You can listen to your own music or podcasts using the built-in Bluetooth speaker and hear step-by-step instructions to help you get to where you are going. has partnered with Google to bring navigation functionality to its iOS and Android apps. After you have selected your destination and put your phone away, you will hear the direction instructions through the audio system and see the directional signals on the screen.

Unagi Model Eleven smart scooter

Unagi scooters

On the security side, there’s a motion sensor alarm to deter potential thieves, as well as GPS tracking. You can kill a stolen scooter remotely from the app.

Perhaps the most eye-catching feature of the Model Eleven is that ADAS sensor in the high-end version. Unagi says the scooter can tell the difference between people, stop signs, traffic lights, cars and other objects. It can warn you of a potential collision through the audio system and touchscreen.

Unagi Model Eleven smart scooter

Unagi scooters

Unagi enlisted industrial designer Yves Béhar to help her create the Model Eleven, which she says is the lightest full suspension scooter on the market, thanks in part to its use of long carbon fibers. The foldable scooter features Unagi’s existing dual-motor system, an exchangeable battery system, and what the company claims are puncture-proof tires that you can easily swap out when needed.

The standard Eleven model costs $ 2,440. For the ASAS model, you will have to shell out over $ 2,860. Unagi initially offers pre-orders via a , but with the likes of Best Buy , it wouldn’t be surprising to see the Model Eleven in retail in the future.

Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared on Committed.


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