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Mycle Compact Review – Stylish and Affordable Folding E-Bike

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Folding e-bikes are the perfect solution for urban commuting. In this Mycle Compact review I take a deep dive into the specs, comfort and riding experience of this affordable option from a UK-based brand.


Mycle are a relatively new London-based e-bike company who focus on providing affordable electric bikes covering a range of uses, from their Cargo e-bike, through to step-through commuting and even fat tyre e-bikes.

mycle compact folding e-bike

Key Features

The Mycle Compact is a fairly standard folding e-bike with an unremarkable specification. But, it differs from most of the competition in one important area – it’s assembled in the UK. So, quality control should be a lot better. Most budget e-bikes are assembled in China, packaged and then sent to forwarding warehouses in the EU.

  • 250w 36v Brushless hub motor: Smooth and reasonably quiet.
  • 36v 6.4Ah Seat post battery: Uses high-quality LG cells. Claimed range of around 30km, which is a realistic figure.
  • Adjustable steering height: You can bring the handlebars to a comfortable height.
  • Mudguards and pannier rack: Very useful if you’re going to be using your e-bike for a daily commut