RM 59,500
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KTM 690 SMC R vs KTM Duke 790 Comparison

The detailed Motorcycles comparison of KTM 690 SMC R and KTM Duke 790, based on price, specifications & other features is shown below. The KTM 690 SMC R priced at RM 59,500 while the KTM Duke 790 Motorcycles has a price tag of RM 62,800 . Comparing the technical specifications, KTM Duke 790 engine displacement is 799 while the KTM 690 SMC R houses a 692.7 engine.

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Overview: 690 SMC R vs Duke 790

Key Features

Start Option Electric Electric
Displacement 692.7 cc 799 cc
Maximum Power - 105 hp

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User Ratings & Review Comparison

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User Review Comparison
  • A sporty all-round bike

    KTM 690 SMC R has set a benchmark in the supermoto category. Due to its sophisticated electronics package and lightweight chassis, this bike is...

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    Reehab Dec 11, 2023 for KTM 690 SMC R

From The Experts

Things we like

Exceptional agility and precise handling

Lightweight, robust chrome-moly tubular frame

Versatile, performance-focused ergonomics 

Distinctive appearance 

LED lighting enhancing visibility 

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Advanced safety features

Great for both track and streets

Perfect for riders of all heights

LED headlights

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Things we don't like

Relatively high seat height for some riders

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Costlier in comparison to competing models

Not the best pillion seat

Ergonomic rider seat sold separately

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Engine & Performance

Displacement 692.7 cc 799 cc
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 13.5 L 14.0 L
Cooling System Liquid Cooled Liquid Cooled
Bore X Stroke 105 mm x 80 mm 88 mm x 65.7 mm
Exhaust Pipes Single Exhaust Single Exhuast
No. Of Cylinder 1 2
Drive Type Chain Drive Chain Drive
Spark Plugs Per Cylinder 1 --
No. Of Strokes 4-Stroke 4-Stroke
Clutch Type Hydraulic Multi-Plate --
Lubrication System Wet Sump Forced Oil
Engine Type Single Cylinder, 4-Stroke, Liquid Cooled Engine 2-Cylinder, 4-Stroke, DOHC, Parallel Twin
Maximum Power -- 105 hp
Valves Per Cylinder -- 4
Valve Configuration -- DOHC
Emission Control -- Euro 4
Maximum Torque -- 87 Nm
Injection Type -- Fuel Injection
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Category Sport Sport
Ground Clearance 237 mm 186 mm
Seat Height 892 mm 825 mm
Dry Weight 147 kg 169 kg
Seating Capacity 1 2
Wheel Base -- 1475 mm
Kerb Weight -- 189 kg
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Fuel & Ignition

Ignition System Twin Ignition --
Start Option Electric Electric
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Fuel Supply System -- EFI

Chassis & Suspension

Rear Suspension WP APEX with Pro-Lever linkage WP Monoshock
Suspension Travel(Rear) 240 mm 150 mm
Suspension Travel(Front) 215 mm 140 mm
Front Suspension WP APEX WP USD

Gear & Transmission

Gear Box 6-Speed 6-Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual

Wheels & Tyres

Tyre Type Radial Runflat, Tubeless
Front Tyre 120/70 R17 --
Rear Tyre 160/60 R17 --
Front Wheel Size R17 --
Rear Wheel Size R17 --


Battery Voltage 12 V 12 V

Safety & Security

ABS Yes Yes
Pass Switch Yes Yes
Shutter Lock No No
Back Rest No No
Engine Check Warning No Yes
Side Reflectors No Yes
Central Locking No No
Leg Guards No No
Stability Control No --
Traction Control No Yes
Launch Control No No
Riding Modes Sport Sport Sport, Street, Road, Supermoto Sport, Street, Road, Supermoto
Anti-Theft Alarm -- No
Wheel Lock Front/back -- No
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Odometer Digital Digital Digital Digital
Fuel Gauge No Digital Digital
Speedometer Digital Digital Digital Digital
Side Stand Indicator No No
Display Screen Yes Yes
Oil Change Indicator No Yes
Navigator No No
Tachometer No Yes
Tripmeter -- Yes
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Chassis & Suspension

Electronic Suspension Adjustment No --
Seat Type Single Seat Single Seat Dual Stepped Dual Stepped
Body Frame Material Steel, Aluminium Steel, Aluminium Chromium Molybdenum Chromium Molybdenum
Side Wings Yes Yes
Chrome Garnish No No
Body Frame Type Chrome-moly tubular space Chrome-moly tubular space Steel Steel
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Differentiating Features

Cruise Control No No
Height Adjustable Seats Yes No
Additional Features -- Supermoto Mode Helps in switching off rear wheel ABS Supermoto Mode Helps in switching off rear wheel ABS


Front Brake Disc Disc Dual Disc Dual Disc
Rear Brake Disc Disc Disc Disc


Accessory Outlet No No
Adjustable Headlights Yes Yes
Indicator Light No Yes
Head Lamp Bulb Bulb LED LED
Tail Lamp Bulb Bulb Yes

Videos of KTM 690 SMC R and KTM Duke 790

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