Cheap vs Premium Bikes

In this 8-part series, two different folding bikes were compared. The entry-level Aleoca Ready2Ride was compared to the premium Dahon MuP8. All the components on these two bikes were compared, to find out the reasons for the significant price difference. Are the better specifications for the MuP8 worth the premium price? Read the entire series and judge for yourself!

Cheap Bikes vs Premium Bikes: What is the Difference?
Part 1: Introduction, Frame & Fork
Part 2: Frame & Fork (continued)
Part 3: Contact Points and Steering System
Part 4: Wheels and Tires
Part 5: Brake System
Part 6: Gear Shifting System
Part 7: Drivetrain
Part 8: Folding Joints and Misc. Stuff