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CURRENT MID-MOTORS, BATTERIES AND ONBOARD COMPUTERS

MID-MOTORS, BATTERIES AND ONBOARD COMPUTERS

CURRENT MID-MOTORS, BATTERIES AND ONBOARD COMPUTERS

Keeping track of which e-bike engines, batteries and on-board computers are available isn’t an easy task! We hope to make your job easier. Below you’ll find information on the latest devices from the most famous manufacturers of e-bike engines, batteries and on-board computers in the market today.

CURRENT MID-MOTORS, BATTERIES AND ONBOARD COMPUTERS

Keeping track of which e-bike engines, batteries and on-board computers are available isn’t an easy task! We hope to make your job easier. Below you’ll find information on the latest devices from the most famous manufacturers of e-bike engines, batteries and on-board computers in the market today.

TO THE MANUFACTURERS

TO THE MANUFACTURERS

BOSCH

Since 2009, Bosch E-Bike Systems has been recognised as the market leader in e-bike engines, batteries and displays. Many e-bike manufacturers rely on this brand’s trend-setting and high-performance components – which impress with their high-quality, reliability and longevity.

BOSCH MOTORS

Motor Active Line Active Line Plus Performance Line Performance Line Speed Performance Line CX
Power 250 Watt 250 Watt 250 Watt 350 Watt 250 Watt
Max torque 40 Nm 50 Nm 63 Nm 63 Nm 75 Nm
Power-assist up to 15 mph 15 mph 15 mph 28 mph 15 mph
Weight 2,9 kg 3,2 kg < 4 kg < 4 kg < 4 kg
Support levels 4 (Turbo, Sport, Tour, Eco) 4 (Turbo, Sport, Tour, Eco) 4 (Turbo, Sport, Tour, Eco) 4 (Turbo, Sport, Tour, Eco) 4 (Turbo, eMTB, Tour, Eco)
Most suitable for City Trekking Touring Touring Mountain bike
Other Available for external drive trains and internal hub gears Available for external drive trains and internal hub gears Available for external drive trains and internal hub gears

BOSCH BATTERIES

Battery PowerPack 300 PowerPack 400 PowerPack 500 PowerTube 500
Energy content 295 Wh 396 Wh 482 Wh 482 Wh
Voltage 36 V 36 V 36 V 36 V
Capacity 8,2 Ah 11 Ah 13,4 Ah 13,4 Ah
Weight Frame: 2,5 kg Luggage rack: 2,6 kg Frame: 2,5 kg Luggage rack: 2,6 kg Frame: 2,6 kg Luggage rack: 2,7 kg 2,8 kg
Position Outside the frame, Luggage rack Outside the frame, Luggage rack Outside the frame, Luggage rack Inside the frame
Dimensions Frame: 325 x 92 x 90 mm Luggage rack: 372 x 122 x 80 mm Frame: 325 x 92 x 90 mm Luggage rack: 372 x 122 x 80 mm Frame: 325 x 92 x 90 mm Luggage rack: 372 x 122 x 80 mm 349 x 84 x 65 mm
100% charging time - approx 2,5 h 3,5 h 4,5 h 4,5 h
Charge cycle No data No data No data No data
Other DualBattery ability DualBattery ability DualBattery ability

BOSCH ONBOARD COMPUTER

Name Purion Intuvia Nyon
Display Yes, LCD Yes, LCD Yes, colour LCD
Dimensions 145 x 93 x 20 mm
Visual display
  • Charge status
  • Speed
  • Ride mode
  • Range
  • Trip distance
  • Total distance
  • Charge status
  • Speed
  • Ride mode
  • Range
  • Trip distance
  • Total distance
  • Gear/shift advisor
  • USB charger
  • Smartphone connectivity
  • Navigation
  • Fitness function
  • App time
  • Speed
  • Ascent metres
  • Gear/shift advisor
  • Range
  • Distance
  • Battery charge
  • Charging via USB

You’ll find Bosch motors, batteries and onboard computers on e-bikes from, amongst others, the following manufacturers:

  • Cube
  • Giant
  • Haibike
  • Serious
  • Ortler
  • Orbea
SHIMANO

Shimano has been recognised as the world leader in bicycle components for years. In 2014, the brand presented a complete e-bike system for city, MTB and touring bikes for the first time. These components are known as SHIMANO STePS.

SHIMANO MOTORS

Motor STEPS E6000 City STEPS E-8000 MTB
Power 250 Watt 250 Watt
Max torque 50 Nm 70 Nm
Power-assist up to 15 mph 15 mph
Weight 3,2 kg 2,8 kg
Support levels
Most suitable for City, Touring Mountain bike
Other Available with coaster brake

SHIMANO BATTERIES

Battery BT-E6000 BT-E6010 BT-E8010 BT-E8020
Energy content 418 Wh 418 Wh 504 Wh 504 Wh
Voltage 36 V 36 V 36 V 36 V
Capacity 11,6 Ah 11,6 Ah 14 Ah 14 Ah
Weight 2,55 kg 2,66 kg ca. 2,8 kg ca. 3,5 kg
Positioning Luggage rack Downtube Downtube In the downtube
Size
100% charging time approx 4 h 4 h 5 h 5 h
Charge cycle 1000 800 1000 1000
Max range Approx 77 miles Approx 77 miles
Other

SHIMANO ONBOARD COMPUTERS/DISPLAYS

Name STePS SC-E6000 STePS SC-E6010 STePS SC-E8000
Display Yes, LCD Yes, LCD Yes, LCD (1.6“)
Dimensions
Visual display
  • Daily miles
  • Total miles
  • Current speed
  • Average speed
  • Max. speed
  • Time of day
  • Battery capacity
  • Range
  • Daily miles
  • Total miles
  • Current speed
  • Average speed
  • Max. speed
  • Time of day
  • Exact display of battery capacity
  • Range
  • Gear used and Start-Mode gear
    (only for bikes with Shimano Di2 support and Nexus or Alfine gear hub)
  • Displays support level
  • Displays light function
  • Fully automatic display (only for 8 speed Di2)
  • Time of day
  • Support level
  • Battery power level
  • Speed (current, maximum, average)
  • Gear indicator (with Di2)
  • Distance
  • Total miles
  • Riding time
  • Estimated range
  • Range overview
  • Error messages
  • Cadence
  • Power (Watt) of the rider
  • Calories burnt

You’ll find Shimano motors, batteries and onboard computers on e-bikes from, amongst others, the following manufacturers:

  • Giant
  • Serious
  • Ortler
BROSE

Brose Antriebstechnik GmbH’s know-how of the production of innovative e-bike engines comes directly from the automotive industry. Their parent company – the Brose Group – are the world market leader in electric motors. The e-bike drive systems are officially "Made in Germany" and have been produced in Brose’s Berlin-based motor factory since 2014.

BROSE MOTORS

Motor 15 mph 28 mph
Power 250 Watt 250 Watt
Max torque < 90 Nm < 90 Nm
Power-assist up to 15 mph 28 mph
Weight 3,4 kg 3,4 kg
Support levels
Most suitable for Mountain bike S-Pedelec
Other Open system can be combined with a variety of batteries and displays Open system can be combined with a variety of batteries and displays
YAMAHA

Yamaha has made a global name for themselves since they first began producing motorbikes in the 1950s. They’ve developed e-bike drivetrain components since 1993 and are recognised as one of the pioneering forces behind establishing bikes with electric pedal support on the market.

YAMAHA MOTORS

Motor PWseries SE PWseries PW Speed PW-X PW-X Speed SynchroDrive Pro
Power 250 Watt 250 Watt 500 Watt 250 Watt 500 Watt 250 Watt
Max torque 70 Nm 70 Nm 70 Nm 80 Nm 80 Nm 80 Nm
Power-assist up to 15 mph 15 mph 28 mph 15 mph 28 mph 15 mph
Weight 3,5 kg 3,5 kg 3,5 kg 3,1 kg 3,1 kg 3,1 kg
Support levels 4 (+Eco, Eco, STD, High) 4 (+Eco, Eco, STD, High) 4 (+Eco, Eco, STD, High) 5 (+Eco, Eco, STD, High, EXPW) 5 (+Eco, Eco, STD, High, EXPW) 5 (Eco, Tour/Basic, Active, Sport, Power)
Most suitable for From city to mountain bikes From city to mountain bikes S-Pedelecs Mountain bikes S-Pedelecs Mountain bikes
Other Cadence max. 110 U/min Cadence max. 100 U/min Cadence max. 120 U/min Cadence max. 120 U/min

YAMAHA BATTERIES

Battery Downtube Downtube Luggage Rack Luggage Rack
Energy content 400 Wh 500 Wh 400 Wh 500 Wh
Voltage 36 V 36 V 36 V 36 V
Capacity
Weight 2,9 kg 3,0 kg 2,9 kg 3,0 kg
Positioning Downtube Downtube Luggage rack Luggage rack
Size
100% charging time - approx 3,5 h 4 h 3,5 h 4 h
Charging cycles
Other

You’ll find Yamaha engines, batteries and on-board computers on e-bikes from, amongst others, the following manufacturers:

  • Giant
  • Haibike
PANASONIC

As a manufacturer of electronic solutions, Panasonic has established itself on the market for decades. In 1996, the manufacturer presented a complete e-bike for the first time. Since then, they’ve continued to develop their e-bike engines, batteries and displays on a regular basis and these can all be found on many bike types.

PANASONIC MOTORS

Motor Multi Speed Assist System Multi Speed Assist System Rear Mount Type Rear Mount Type Front Mount Typ Front Mount Typ
Power 250 Watt 350 Watt 250 Watt 350 Watt 250 Watt 350 Watt
Max torque 60 Nm 65 Nm 60 Nm 65 Nm 60 Nm 65 Nm
Power-assist up to 15 mph 28 mph 15 mph 28 mph 15 mph 28 mph
Weight 4,8 kg 4,8 kg 4 kg 4 kg 4 kg 4 kg
Support levels 3 (Eco, Std, High) 3 (Eco, Std, High)
Most suitable for Mountain bikes S-Pedelecs City S-Pedelecs City S-Pedelecs
Other 2-speed engine, available with and without coaster brake 2-speed engine, available with and without coaster brake

PANASONIC BATTERIES

Battery Upright Battery Triangle Battery Integrated Design Battery
Energy content 540/648 Wh 432 Wh 432/288 Wh
Voltage 36 V 36 V 36 V
Capacity 15/18 Ah 12 Ah 12/8 Ah
Weight 3,8/4,4 kg 3,3 kg 3,3/2,3 kg
Positioning Seat tube Downtube Integrated into the downtube
Integrerat i ramen Integrerat i ramen
100% charging time - approx 5,5/6,5 h
Charging cycles 700
Other

PANASONIC ON-BOARD COMPUTER

Name Center LCD Console Side LCD type Side LED type
Display yes, LCD yes, LCD no
Dimensions 87x50 mm
Visual display
  • Clock
  • Current, max., Ø speed
  • Distance covered
  • Battery status
  • Backlight
  • USB charging function for mobile phones
  • Current, max., Ø speed
  • Distance covered
  • Battery status
  • Backlight
  • USB charging function for mobile phones
  • Battery status
  • Backlight
  • USB connector
IMPULSE

Together with Daum Research & Development, Derby Cycle develop the Impulse motors, as well as batteries and on-board computers. Back in 2011, they developed an e-bike engine with a coaster brake.

IMPULSE MOTORS

Motor 2.0 2.0 Speed Evo Next Evo RS Evo RS Speed
Energy content 250 Watt 350 Watt 250 Watt 250 Watt 350 Watt
Max torque 70 Nm 70 Nm 80 Nm 80 Nm 80 Nm
Power-assist up to 15 mph 28 mph 15 mph 15 mph 28 mph
Weight 3,9 kg 3,9 kg 3,9 kg 3,9 kg 3,9 kg
Support levels 3 (Eco/Sport/Power) 4 (Eco/Sport/Power/Ultra)
Most suitable for City S-pedelecs Touring Touring, mountain bikes S-pedelecs
Other

IMPULSE BATTERIES

Name 2.0 Evo RS Evo RS
Energy content 522 Wh 612 Wh 612 Wh
Voltage 36 V 36 V 36 V
Capacity 14,5 Ah 17 Ah 17 Ah
Weight
Positioning Saddle tube Downtube Within downtube
Size
100% charging time - approx 6 h 6 h 6 h
Charging cycles 1100 1100 1100
Others 2 year guarantee

IMPULSE ON-BOARD COMPUTER/DISPLAYS

Name LCD Compact Evo Smart Evo Smart Compact
Display yes, LCD yes, LCD yes
Dimensions
Visual display
  • Battery level
  • Support level
  • Speed
  • Trip distance
  • Total distance
  • Speed
  • Residual range
  • Battery charging time
  • Support level
  • Tour average speed
  • Tour distance
  • Tour time
  • Trip maximum speed
  • Trip distance
  • Trip time
  • Cadence
  • Navigation display
  • Bluetooth
  • Time
  • Support level
  • Battery level
  • Speed
  • Residual range
  • Assist/Cadence
  • Bluetooth

You’ll find motors, batteries and on-board computers from Impulse on e-bikes from the following manufacturers:

  • FOCUS
AEG

As an electrical manufacturer for various household appliances, AEG is well known. Since 2016, the Nuremberg company has also produced e-bike components that can be installed in all e-bike types (city, touring, mountain bike).

AEG MOTORS

Motor AEG ComfortDrive EcoDrive SportDrive
Energy content 250 Watt 250 Watt 250 Watt
Max torque 100 Nm 50 Nm 100 Nm
Power-assist up to 15 mph 28 mph 15 mph
Weight
Support levels
Most suitable for City, touring City Mountain bike
Other proKey-Chip-Technology, AEG ComfortDrive C with back pedal
brake and proLock-Chip-Technology
proKey-Chip-Technology, AEG
ComfortDrive C with back pedal brake

AEG BATTERIES

Name Downtube Downtube Integrated frame battery
Energy content 468 Wh 614 Wh 403 Wh
Voltage 36 V 48 V 36 V
Capacity 13 Ah 12,8 Ah 11,2 Ah
Weight
Positioning Downtube/seat tube Downtube/seat tube Inside downtube
Size
100% charging time - approx
Charge cycles
Other

AEG ON-BOARD COMPUTER/DISPLAYS

Name AEG LCD-Display
Display yes, LCD
Dimensions
Visual display
  • Current, max., Ø speed
  • Duration
  • Covered track
  • Battery status
  • Backlight
  • Boost
  • USB charging function for mobile phones

Motors, batteries and on-board computers from AEG can be found on e-bikes from the following manufacturers:

  • Serious
  • Ortler
BAFANG

The Chinese company Bafang specialises in the production of innovative system components for electric vehicles (e-bikes, e-scooters). In recent years, their activities have also shifted to the European and American markets. In Europe, they are among the leading suppliers of motors, batteries and displays for e-bikes.

BAFANG MOTORS

Motor MM G33.250 MM G33.350
Energy content 250 Watt 350 Watt
Max torque 80 Nm 80 Nm
Power-assist up to 15 mph 28 mph
Weight 3,8 kg 3,8 kg
Support levels
Loudness level: < 55 dB < 55 dB
Most suitable for City, touring and MTB S-pedelec
Other

BAFANG BATTERIES

Name BT S01.370.UART BT C01.450.UART BT F04.600.UART
Energy content 410/490 Wh 447 Wh 602 Wh
Voltage 36/43 V 43 V 43 V
Capacity 11,4 Ah 10,4 Ah 14 Ah
Weight 2,7 kg 3,5 kg < 3,5 kg
Positioning Seat tube Luggage rack Downtube
Dimensions 330x110x92 mm 408x70x123 mm 334x89x86 mm
100% charging time - approx 4,5 h 6,5 h 5,5 h
Charging cycles
Other

BAFANG ON-BOARD COMPUTER/DISPLAYS

Namn DP C11.UART DP C01.UART DP C15.UART
Display yes, LCD yes, LCD yes, LCD
Dimensions 70x60x52 mm 107x58x70 mm 65x45x44 mm
Visual display
  • Current, max., Ø speed
  • Duration
  • Distance covered
  • Battery status
  • Backlight
  • Boost
  • Current, maximum, Ø speed
  • Duration
  • Distance covered
  • Battery status
  • Backlight
  • Boost
  • Current, maximum, Ø speed
  • Distance covered
  • Battery status
  • Backlight
  • Boost

You can find motors, batteries and on-board computers from Bafang on e-bikes from the following manufacturers:

  • Orbea
FAZUA

Fazua was founded in 2013 in Munich with the goal of revolutionising the e-bike market. They certainly impressed at Eurobike 2017, where they presented their Evation system. This innovative drive won the popular Eurobike Gold Award there. With a total of only 3.3 kg (engine, battery, drive pack), the slim system can be inconspicuously integrated into the downtube of the frame. Focus introduced the first e-road bike equipped with this system and also received a Eurobike Award. Many other brands including CUBE have integrated this system into their e-mountain bikes and new e-racing bikes.

Details of Fazua‘s Evation system:

  • Provides support up to 15 mph
  • Weight: (total) 3.3kg, (drivepack battery + components): 2 kg, (bottom bracket position motor ): 1.3 kg
  • Max torque: 60 Nm
  • Energy contents of the battery: 252 Wh
  • Voltage: 36 V
  • Battery capacity: 7 Ah
  • Assistance
    • Breeze: 125 W, 75 % green
    • River: 250 W, 150 %, blue
    • Rocket: 400 W, 250 %, pink
  • With pushing aid