Ather 450x Launch Date in India
Ather Energy launched two variants of the Ather 450x electric scooter alongside the more affordable Ather 450s on August 11, 2023. This high-performance electric scooter competes directly with the Ola S1 and TVS iQube. The booking for this scooter has also been opened by the company.
Ather 450x Specifications
|Transmission Type||Belt Drive|
|Infotainment||17.7 cm (7”) DeepView™ display|
|Processor||Snapdragon 212 Quadcore 1.3Ghz|
|Ingress protection (motor)||IP66|
|Max Motor Power||6.4 Kw|
|IDC Certified Range||150 km|
|Top Speed||90 kmph|
|Riding Mode||SmartEco, Eco, Ride,Sport, Warp|
|Fast Charging Support||Yes|
|0-40 Kmph Acceleration||3.3sec|
|Battery Capacity||3.7 kWh Lithium-ion|
|Battery safety||IP67 (Water & Dust Resistance)|
The 450x is available in six attractive colors: Space Grey, Still White, Salt Green, True Red, Cosmic Black, and Lunar Grey.
Ather 450x Battery Capacity
The new Ather 450x is available in two battery capacities: 2.9 kWh and 3.7 kWh. With a nominal voltage of 51.1V, it offers a certified range of 111 km and 150 km, respectively, by IDC. The battery is encased in an aluminum alloy case for protection against water and dust, and it carries an IP67 rating.
Battery Charging Time
Both variants of the new 450x electric scooter support home charging and fast charging. The top model takes 4 hours and 30 minutes to charge from 0 to 80% using a home socket and 5 hours and 45 minutes to achieve a full 100% charge. Similarly, the Ather Grid fast charger can provide a range of 1.5 km in just 1 minute of charging.
|Home Charger (0-80%)||4hr 30min|
|Home Charger (0-100%)||5hr 45min|
|Ather Grid (0-50% SOC)||1.5 km/min|
|Ather Grid (50-100% SOC)||1.0 km/min|
Difference between both variants of 450x
Both the variants share the same design but what differentiates the two is their battery capacity, range and charging time.
Ather 450x Top Speed
The Ather 450x boasts a top speed of 90 km/h. This electric scooter is equipped with a Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor (PMSM) that can accelerate from 0 to 40 km/h in 3.3 seconds.
Motor and Power
The 450x electric scooter with a PMSM motor generates a maximum power of 6.4 kW and a maximum torque of 26 Nm. This contributes to achieving a top speed of 90 km/h.
Ather 450x Range
This e-scooter comes with five riding modes: SmartEco, Eco, Ride, Sport, and Warp. Both models offer certified ranges of 111 km and 150 km, respectively. Their real-world ranges are approximately 90 km and 110 km, depending on riding skills and environmental conditions.
|Riding mode (450x 3.7kWh)||True Range|
Ather 450x Warranty
The scooter comes with a warranty of 3 years or 30,000 km (whichever comes first), while the battery is covered by a 3-year warranty. With the Pro option, you can extend the battery warranty to 5 years or 60,000 km. If the battery’s performance drops below 70% during this period, it can be replaced free of cost.
Ather 450x Price in India
The price of the 450x ranges from 1.37 lakh to 1.50 lakh, varying by city.
|City||450s Price (Ex-showroom)||On-Road Price|
Ather 450x Booking and Delivery
Bookings for the Ather 450x are open, and you can pre-book it by paying 2500 tokens on Ather Energy’s official website. The company has announced that deliveries for this scooter will start in October.
Tech Features of Ather Scooter
This e-scooter features a 7-inch touch display that operates on the Android Open Source operating system. It comes with 16GB storage, and 2 GB RAM, and is powered by the Snapdragon 212 Quadcore, 1.3 GHz processor.
|Screen size & type||17.7 cm (7”) TFT touchscreen|
|Resolution||800 x 480 pixels|
|Processor||Snapdragon 212 Quadcore 1.3Ghz|
|Operating system||Android Open Source OS (AOSP)|
|Water & dust resistance||IP65|
Opting for the Pro plan provides you with smart features such as Dashboard auto-brightness, auto hold, auto indicator cut-off, guide me home light, vehicle fall safety, along with connected features like the Ather app, Navigation, Tow and Theft Notification, and Find my scooter.
|Dashboard auto brightness||Yes|
|Auto Indicator cut-off||Yes|
|Emergency Stop Signal (ESS)||Yes|
|Call & Music contro||Yes|
|Ather App features||Yes|
|Tow & Theft Notifications||Yes|
|Find my scooter||Yes|
|Inter-city Trip Planner||Yes|
The vehicle is equipped with safety features such as a side stand sensor, theft, and tow alert sensor, find my scooter, vehicle fall safety, and tracker.
|Dimensions & storage|
|Ground clearance||17 cm|
|Seat height||78 cm|
|Kerb weight||111.6 kg|
|F:R weight ratio||48:52|
|Water wading limit||30 cm|
|Suspension & frame|
|Front suspension||Telescopic forks|
|Rear suspension||Symmetrically mounted progressive monoshock|
|Frame type||Precision machined hybrid chassis|
|Frame materials||Aluminum and steel|
|Braking system||Combined braking system & regenerative braking|
|Brake type (front)||Hydraulically actuated triple-piston calliper disc|
|Brake type (rear)||Hydraulically actuated single-piston calliper disc|
|Disc size (front)||20 cm|
|Disc size (rear||19 cm|
|Braking distance (60-0 km/h)||28.6 m|
|Tyres & wheels|
|Wheel type||Alloy wheels|
|Wheel size (front)||30.4 cm x 5.4 cm (12”x 2.15”)|
|Wheel size (rear)||30.4 cm x 6.3 cm (12”x 2.5”)|
|Tyre size (front)||90/90-12 tubeless tyres|
|Tyre size (rear)||100/80-12 tubeless tyres|
Does Ather 450x have a removable battery?
The Ather 450x comes equipped with a non-removable battery pack.
What is the actual range of the Ather 450x?
The actual range of the Ather 450x is 110 km.
How to charge Ather 450x at home?
It can be charged at home using a standard 15 amp socket from a home charger.
What is the price of Ather 450x?
The price of Ather 450x ranges from Rs 1.29 Lakh to Rs 1.32 Lakh across cities.
How many units does Ather 450x consume?
Ather 450x consumes 4 units of power on a full charge.
How to update Ather 450x
Tap on the Menu icon on the home screen and Go to ‘General’, the current Software Version will be displayed here. Tap on ‘Software Version’ in the ‘General’ tab. You have two options to install the update — to install it right then or schedule it for later. The default scheduled time is 3 AM.
How to connect Ather 450x to phone?
It can be connected to the phone via Bluetooth.
How to buy Ather 450x?
It can be booked online from the official website of Ather Energy by paying a token amount of 2500.
Which motor is used in Ather 450x?
The Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor (PMSM) motor is programmed in the Ather scooter.
What is the price of Ather 450x battery?
The cost of new battery of Ather 450x is around 94 thousand rupees.
What is the range of Ather 450x?
The range of Ather 450x is 150 km.
How much weight Ather 450x can carry?
It can carry a load of 175 kg comfortably.
Ather 450x made in which country?
Ather Energy is an Indian electric two-wheeler manufacturer and the 450x are manufactured in India.
What is the boot space of Ather 450x?
The boot space of the 450x is 22 litres.