How To Tell the Difference Between a First Generation Double and Double 2


This article will show you how to spot in the differences between a first generation Double and Double 2.

Cosmetic Differences:

The first generation Double has all silver kickstands while the Double 2 has all black kickstands.

First Generation Double:



Double 2:


Lateral Traction Control:

The first generation Double lacks the Lateral Traction Control that is featured on the Double 2.

This is evident by the photos displayed below:

First Generation Double:



Double 2:


Lateral Stability Control is a shock absorption mechanism built in the base to maintain lateral stability while traversing common obstacles in an office or classroom setting, such as cords, bumps, or a change in threshold.

Power Drive:

The Double 2 has the ability to increase its top speed to 1.8mph while the top speed of the first generation Double is 0.8mph.

Power Drive enables the robot to go up to 80% faster than normal driving speed, when the driver needs to go a long distance. Simply hold down the Shift key on your keyboard while driving with the arrow keys or pressing the Power Drive icon on the iOS app.

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2017 09:45AM PDT