What are the differences between the Z16 and Z16MAX?


Compared with Z16,Z16MAX have completely removed the accelerator, and taken integrated pedaling and acceleration instead, realizing the pure power-assisted mode.

Z16 with throttle

Z16MAX without throttle


Z16MAX is complied with the regulations of EU EN15194:2017 and has obtained the SGS CE certificate. That is to say, the Max series all have road approval for using in EU.

The CE Directive requires that the serial number must be permanently and clearly marked on the e-bike frame, you can find the serial number and CE label on the ebike frame, which is on the frame just below the seat cushion.

Z16 without CE Label

Z16MAX with CE Label


Z16MAX quality and safety have been greatly enhanced. According to the EU EN15194 standard, SGS laboratory tested the strength, endurance and performance of the whole bike and parts (motor/battery/headlight/bells/pedals) for 100000 times, and all of them passed the test and got the CE certificate.

Z16 10,000 Tests

Z16MAX 100,000 Tests


The Z16MAX 2.0 control system has passed EN13849 software safety assessment test, safer and more intelligent. It can match the riding mode according to different riding conditions, which is more energy-saving and efficient.

Z16 1.0 control system

Z16MAX 2.0 control system


Z16MAX Lithium-battery certified by CB62133, 18650 power lithium battery, BMS smart battery management system, seven protection technologies and 10 AH ample power.

Z16 Battery

Z16 Battery Certified by CB62133


Compared with the Z16,the headlights of the Z16MAX,with certified by E-Mark, have a wider illumination range with 20meters and brighter brightness. And also added a long-distance reflection function, safer riding.

Z16 without refector

Z16MAX with refector and E-Mark certificate

Handlebar frame fixing

The handlebar frame of the Z16MAX is reinforced, durable and not easy to wear.

Z16 Adjustable and easy to loosen

Z16MAX new fixing system(Can withstand 10,0000 shocks)


The upgraded stability of the z16max's foot pedal is aluminum alloy Material, can fully withstands the 100,000 times pressure test, making the wear-prone parts more stable.

Z16 Normal pedal

Z16Max Better quality pedal and stronger


The grid of Z16MAX is more comfortable, suitable for long rides and more resistant to wear and tear.

Z16 grips

Z16MAX Good quality grips


Key Difference

The parameters are basically the same, the differences are shown in the following table:




Z16 Z16 MAX
Size of Tyre 16inch 16inch
Weight 22.5kg 22.5kg


about 80km

about 80km

Motor Power 250W

250W (Pass EN15194 certifcation)

Battery 36V10.5 AH

36V10.5 AH (Pass IEC62133)

1.0 control system

2.0 control system (Pass EN15194 certifcation)


No (Compliant with EU standards)

Motor 250W

250W (Pass EN15194 Certification)

Light Normal light E-Mark/Z-mark
Bell/alarm device Normal bell ISO 14878 Class II.
CE Label No Yes
Handlebar frame fixing

Adjustable and easy to loosen (Can withstand 10,000 shocks)

New fixing system (Can withstand 100,000 shocks)

Pedal Ordinary plastic Aluminum alloy Material
Front and rear Mechanical disc brake Front and rear Mechanical disc brake

Main Specification

The specification of z16 and z16max are following:



Z16 Z16 MAX
Release date 2020, April 2022, February
Folding size 86x40x65 cm 81×42×63 cm
Unfolding size 140x55x105cm


Frame material Aluminum alloy

Aluminum alloy

IP protection IPX7


Colors Grey,White Grey,White
Battery 10Ah 10Ah
Removable battery Yes Yes
Charging time 5-6 hours 5-6 hours
Tire size 16inch 16inch
Brake type Front and rear Mechanical disc brake Front and rear Mechanical disc brake
Motor 250W 250W
Max. speed 25KM/H 25KM/H
Mileage 80KM 80KM
Max. load 100KG 100KG
Driving mode Moped mode, Peadal mode, Pure electric mode Peadal mode, Pure electric mode,

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