Vive 3 Wheel Mobility Scooter Review

The 3 wheel mobility scooter by Vive health is a lightweight, easy-to-use mobility scooter with excellent drive range and portability.

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Vive Health 3 wheel mobility Scooter

The Vive Health 3-wheel mobility scooter is perfect for those who need a little extra help getting around. With its stable maneuverability, this scooter can easily navigate over smooth surfaces and up and down inclines of nine degrees or less.

In addition, the Variable Speed Scooter feature allows you to safely and efficiently control your speed when navigating indoor and outdoor surfaces.

When it’s time to transport the Vive Health 3-wheel mobility scooter, it easily disassembles into four pieces to fit in most vehicles.

Our Score: 4.9 out of 5 stars (4.9 / 5)

Ezfold Traveler Power Scooter

  • Weight capacity: 265 Pounds
  • Top speed: 3.7 mph
  • Drive distance on a full charge: 12.4 miles
  • Weight of chair: 77 pounds
  • Heaviest piece: 29 lbs.
  • Seat dimensions: 17″ x 14.5″
  • Battery requirements: (2)12AH

Speed and range

The Vive Health 3-wheel mobility scooter has a top speed of 4 mph and a range of up to 12 miles on a single charge. This scooter uses a standard 12V/12AH battery that is easy to remove for off-board charging. While a little slower than others in its class, the speed is still fast enough to get you around quickly and comfortably. The variable speed control knob is also a great feature to have.

Maneuverability and portability of the Vive 3-wheel scooter

The Vive Health 3-wheel mobility scooter is effortless to maneuver. It has a turning radius of 2.6′, which is pretty tight for a 3-wheeled mobility scooter. However, those looking for a 3-wheel model for more closed spaces inside a home will not be disappointed with how well this scooter turns. Additionally, the Vive Health 3-wheel mobility scooter is lightweight and easy to transport.

Portability

While some others scooters do not need to break down into pieces, this particular scooter does to transport. The heaviest part is only 29 lbs. making it easy to move and transport. This will make an excellent scooter for those that like to travel and bring their scooter with them on vacation.

Weight capacity:

The Vive Health 3-wheel mobility scooter has a weight capacity of 250 lbs. This is standard in terms of weight limits for a scooter. However, those that require a bit more weight capacity will want to consider a 4-wheel option or a 3-wheel option that allows for a higher weight limit.

Ezfold Traveler Scooter Specifications

Ezfold Power Scooter
Product weight77 lbs.
Weight capacity265 lbs.
Seat dimensions17″ x 14.5″
Overall width of base19.67″
Overall length37″
Seat-to-floor height18.5″ – 21.5″
Front wheel size7.5″
Rear wheel size7.5″
Max speed3.7 mph
Drive distance12.4 miles
Turning radius 2.6′
Seat materialBlack vinyl, molded composite base
Battery (2)12AH
Frame warranty5 years
ElectricalSix months limited
BatteriesSix months limited

What we like

  • Easy to use
  • Good drive distance
  • Easy to transport
  • Good guarantee policy
  • Battery charger included
  • Easy to read battery indicator light
  • Adjustable height on seat
  • comfortable armrests
  • 4 choices in colors
  • Carry basket included
  • Excellent price point
  • Variable speed adjustment knob

Could improve

  • May not perform as well over rougher terrains

Cost of the Vive 3 wheel mobility scooter

The Vive Health 3-wheel mobility scooter is an affordable option that does not sacrifice quality or features. It is a great value for those that are looking for a 3-wheel mobility scooter. The cost at the time of this writing is $ 799.99. This is very competitive when looking at the 3-wheeled mobility scooter market and is an excellent buy.

Manual Info

Manual: Vive 3-wheel mobility scooter manual

Comparing this scooter to others in the market

3-wheel scooterPriceWeight capacityScooter weightScooter speedDrive range
Ezfold Super Lightweight Foldable Scooter$1,599.00250 lbs.46 lbs.10 mph18 miles
Featherweight Scooter$1,999.00265 lbs.37 lbs.5 mph7.5 miles
Pride Revo 2.0 3-wheel Scooter$1,874.00400 lbs.120 lbs.5 mph12 miles

The Vive 3-wheel mobility scooter stacks up well against other popular models in the space. So you can see our top choice is the Ezfold Super Lightweight foldable scooter, and it has similar weight capacities as that model. It does lack a little in speed and drives range but still has plenty of range for all-day use and has a much more friendly price than all the others mentioned by almost half.


The featherweight scooter is the lightest and most easy-to-travel with than the others, and the vive model still has a more extended range on a full battery. Those looking for a lightweight model 3-wheel scooter that will not break the bank and offers some great feathers will like this Vive model scooter.

FAQ’s

What is the ground clearance of this scooter? Clearance of this scooter is 1.57″

Can the battery come off for charging? Yes. The battery pack is removable for easy off-board charging.

What is the incline range of this scooter? This model handles a 9 degree or less incline safely.

Can I go in reverse with this scooter? Yes. The scooter can be driven in reverse. This allows for backing into places like elevators when need be.

Does this scooter beep in backup mode? NO. The scooter does not have a beeping feature in backup mode.

Are the tires flat-free? Yes. The tires are flat-free tires and mon marking for safe indoor use.

Final thoughts

The Vive Health mobility scooter is perfect for those who need a little help getting around. The three-wheeled design makes it easy to maneuver over smooth surfaces, and the speed adjustment knob provides greater control when navigating indoor and outdoor surfaces. Plus, the scooter easily disassembles into four pieces for easy transport. The long-range battery and included charger make it easy to keep the scooter going, even when you’re on the go.

5/5 (1 Review)
About ASmith

Adam Smith is the main researcher and contributor at Mobility Medical Supply. Adam has many years of research in public data, and software security. With Mobility issues within Adam's family, he decided to dedicate in-depth guides on mobility products to anyone looking to improve movement and gain independence.

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