Powering the Nyx LX variant is a 250 watts BLDC electric motor. The Nyx HX variant gets propelled by a 600 watts motor that generates a maximum power of 1300 watts. Protecting the engine is an IP65 water- and dust-proof cover.
The Nyx HX variant gets fed by a 51.2V / 30Ah double battery, which takes five hours to get charged fully and can travel 165 km distance in a full charge.
Nyx LX gets propelled by a 51.2V / 30Ah battery. It takes five hours to get fully charged and can travel 85 km distance in a full charge.
Both the variants get fitted with drum brakes and have a combi braking system, which decelerates both the wheels at the same time when the brake is applied.
The curb weight is 87 kg to 106 kg, depending on the number of batteries stored and the height of the scooter is 1140 mm, 1770 mm long, and 690 mm wide.
Hero Electric Nyx neither has the futuristic looks of Flash and Atria nor the classic exteriors of Photon.
It just looks like a standard scooter, which is the epitome of comfort, reliability, economy, and low maintenance, nothing flashy.
The Nyx has a headlamp that is rectangular but with curved edges.
Unlike Atria and Flash, and like Photon and Optima, it comes equipped with a separate mudguard above which the red-and-white logo of Hero Electric gets riveted between the nose. To its right and left, a pair of indicator lights get set.
The 10-inch chrome-finished front alloy wheel gets fitted with a pair of telescopic forks and a drum brake.
The chassis of the electric scooter gets made with reinforced high-strength steel. The floor panel area gives adequate leg space, and the footrest extends near the rear wheel providing ample space for pillion riders to place their legs comfortably.
The front side is fitted with an in-dash bottle holder, a USB port, and a small space to keep little things.
The attractive dashboard shows all the critical numbers such as speed, battery percentage, and odometer. Apart from both the handles, buttons for headlamps, indicators, and horns are fitted. Two rearview mirrors enable the rider to have a look at the vehicles behind.
Down the front seat, a charging point gets located. The battery can get stored inside the boot gives enough space to fit a half-helmet and small things such as a small bag, purse, charger, and more.
The portable battery can be detached from the scooter and taken inside the home and office for an energy refill.
The scooter has a ground clearance of 141 mm. It is higher than Hero Electric Photon but much lower than Flash and Atria. At rest, it gets ably supported by its side and centre stand.
Hero Electric Nyx comes in two variants:
Both Nyx LX and Nyx HX come in two colour options:
Digital Instrument Cluster: Both the variants feature a stylish digital instrument cluster that provides riders with all the essential information such as the current speed, remaining percentage of battery power, and distance covered.
Telescopic Suspension: The state-of-the-art telescopic suspension system provides a smooth and jerk-free riding experience even on the roughest roads.
USB Port: Both the variants get equipped with a USB port that allows riders to charge their mobile devices and other charging devices while on the move.
Alloy Wheels: Both variants have 10-inch sized alloy wheels at the front and rear.
Portable Battery: The 51.2V / 30Ah portable battery inside the vehicle can get detached from the scooter be charged indoors before going on a ride.
LED Headlamp: The brilliant light-emitting diode (LED) headlamp and the polycarbonate-based lenses enable riders to travel safely in the dark.
Regen Braking: The vehicle’s Regen braking system converts the kinetic energy lost while applying brakes into stored energy in the battery.
Combi Brakes: The combi brakes ensure that front and rear wheels slow down when the brake is applied, enhancing stability.
Split Folding Seat: The rear seat can get folded to act as a backrest for the solitary rider and make room for luggage.
In-Dash Bottle Holder: The dash comes with an integrated bottle holder that holds riders’ water bottles and helps them stay hydrated.
Three sides grab rail: The rear portion has a three sides grab rail that enables the pillion rider to hold the rail for safety.
Bag Hook: The scooter also features a bag hook that secures the riders’ bags.
Extended Foot Board: The footboard of the scooter is extended near the rear wheel to enable the pillion rider to keep their feet on it. The scooter does not have adjustable footrests.