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Bajaj Discover 110 Vs. Hero Splendor iSmart 110 — Which One Commutes Better?

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Bajaj Auto has launched its new Discover 110 in the Indian market with new features and an updated engine. The newest kid in the block in the commuter motorcycle segment sits above the Bajaj Platina and below the Discover 125.

Bajaj claims that the Discover 110 now comes with several improvements to the engine, suspension and other subtle updates.

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Bajaj Discover 110 Vs Hero Splendor iSmart 110 Comparison On Specifications, Features, Price

Currently, there are several 110cc motorcycles in the executive commuter segment. But one of the main rivals for the Discover 110 is the Hero MotoCorp's Splendor iSmart 110 which also comes with several features. Splendor has been a brand which garnered a lot of sales in the Indian market. Can the new Discover 110 challenge the Splendor? Let's find out in this detailed comparison of both the motorcycles on design, features, specifications and price.

Bajaj Discover 110 Vs Hero Splendor iSmart 110 Comparison On Specifications, Features, Price

Design

On the design front, the Bajaj Discover features a conservative yet stylish design of a typical commuter motorcycle. The Discover 110 gets an elegant headlamp with LED DRLs and cowl. The fuel tank is decently designed with body graphics. The motorcycle gets a long seat with single piece pillion grab rail.

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Bajaj Discover 110 Vs Hero Splendor iSmart 110 Comparison On Specifications, Features, Price

The side panels, engine, frame and suspension are blacked out which gives it a sporty look. The side panels get a chrome detailing along with the chrome muffler cover. The five-spoke alloy wheels enhance the looks of the Discover 110.

Bajaj Discover 110 Vs Hero Splendor iSmart 110 Comparison On Specifications, Features, Price

The Hero Splendor iSmart 110 looks more premium as compared to the Discover 110 due to its overall design. The motorcycle gets a large headlamp with stylish cowl and body coloured rear view mirrors. The fuel tank and the rear cowl are neatly designed to give it a sporty look.

Bajaj Discover 110 Vs Hero Splendor iSmart 110 Comparison On Specifications, Features, Price

The dual-tone paint scheme with stylish body graphics enhances the appeal of the Splendor iSmart 110. The fit and finish also looks good and looks more premium as opposed to the Discover 110. The tail light design is also sleek and stylish and has a modern look when viewed from behind which is complemented by the sporty split grab rails.

Overall Design Rating

Bajaj Discover 110 7/10
Hero Splendor iSmart 110 8/10

Bajaj Discover 110 Vs Hero Splendor iSmart 110 Comparison On Specifications, Features, Price

Features

The new Bajaj Discover 110 is offered with several new features such as LED daytime running lights, analogue-digital instrument cluster with the trip meter, odometer, fuel gauge and speedo display, electric start and improved suspension with 16 percent more travel. The new Discover 110 also gets LED tail light and stylish new decals.

Bajaj Discover 110 Vs Hero Splendor iSmart 110 Comparison On Specifications, Features, Price

The Hero Splendor iSmart 110 also comes loaded with several features such as analogue-digital instrument cluster, alloy wheels, tubeless tyres and sporty split grab rail. But the prominent highlight of the motorcycle is the i3s technology, which automatically shuts down the engine while idling. The engine can be switched on by just pressing the clutch. Both the Discover 110 and Splendor iSmart 110 are equally matched when it comes to features.

Overall Features Rating

Bajaj Discover 110 8/10
Hero Splendor iSmart 110 8/10

Bajaj Discover 110 Vs Hero Splendor iSmart 110 Comparison On Specifications, Features, Price

Engine Specifications & Gearbox

The Bajaj Discover 110 draws power from a 115.45cc DTS-i engine producing 8.4bhp and 9.81Nm of torque. The engine comes coupled to a 4-speed gearbox. Powering the Hero Splendor iSmart 110 is the 109cc engine producing 9.3bhp and 9Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 4-speed gearbox. Both the motorcycles are similar in terms of power figure, but Splendor has the edge over Discover due to the i3s technology.

Overall Engine Rating

Bajaj Discover 110 7/10
Hero Splendor iSmart 110 8/10

Bajaj Discover 110 Vs Hero Splendor iSmart 110 Comparison On Specifications, Features, Price

Pricing

The newly launched Bajaj Discover 110 comes with a price tag of Rs 50,176 ex-showroom (Delhi), which makes the Discover 110 a value for money product in its segment. The Hero Splendor iSmart 110 is priced at Rs 55,837 ex-showroom (Delhi).

Bajaj Discover 110 Vs Hero Splendor iSmart 110 Comparison On Specifications, Features, Price

The Hero Splendor iSmart 110 is expensive by Rs 5,000, but the i3s technology justifies the bump in the price. On the other hand, the Bajaj Discover 110 is a value for money product for those who are looking for a stylish commuter bike with decent features.

Bajaj Discover 110 Vs Hero Splendor iSmart 110 Comparison On Specifications, Features, Price

Verdict

The new Bajaj Discover 110 looks like any other commuter bike in the market, whereas the Hero Splendor iSmart 110 stands out from the crowd with its stylish and sporty design. The Discover 110 is a perfect motorcycle for those who are on a budget. If you are willing to spend a few more thousand, then you should opt for the Splendor iSmart 110.

Bajaj Discover 110 Vs Hero Splendor iSmart 110 Comparison On Specifications, Features, Price

DriveSpark Thinks!

Both the Bajaj Discover 110 and Hero Splendor iSmart 110 are equally matched when it comes to engine and features. But the Splendor iSmart 110 looks more premium and stylish as opposed to the Discover 110. If you are looking for a bang for the buck motorcycle in the 110cc segment, you should go with the Discover 110. For those who are looking for stylish design and features, the Hero Splendor iSmart 110 fits the bill perfectly.

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