Starter kits have made vaping a lot more accessible to those who are new to vaping and maybe don’t know exactly what they need. Being able to buy a sub-ohm starter kit means that everything you need is inside the box, except possibly batteries (depending on the mod) and definitely not e-juice. So almost everything, but still, it’s like having all the pieces to a puzzle that you can put together quickly and easily. And, we at CSVAPE want to help you put that puzzle together! So, we bring you our list of our top 5 picks for new sub-ohm starter kits. And, if you have any questions, comment below or chat with our incredibly knowledgeable staff online!
VOOPOO Drag 2 177W Starter Kit
The VOOPOO Drag 2 177W Starter Kit is the second generation of the Drag that was designed with improved technology for higher performance, longevity and comfort, which makes this starter kit a great long term investment for any vaper. The Drag 2 is smaller, slimmer and lighter than the original Drag. Plus, it was designed more ergonomically with rounded edges, which is a huge improvement on the previous design that has some serious jagged edges. VOOPOO did stay with the original materials of zinc alloy and resin panels to retain durability and the uniqueness of VOOPOO’s colorful resin.
VOOPOO increased the output by 20W and upgraded the Drag 2 to 177W. VOOPOO has also added to FIT to the GENE chip technology, which has 3 settings. The first setting is to prolong battery life, the second setting is to accommodate all types of flavors and the third setting is for bigger clouds. Basically FIT promotes longevity for the coil and improves performance by intelligently choosing the correct settings according to the tank. However, this technology is specific to the UFORCE tank and cannot be applied to any RDA, RTA or RDTA.
The UFORCE tank comes with a drip tip that will match the colors of the resin panel. It is a top fill tank with adjustable airflow that is just beneath the tank. It is compatible with 10 different coils and 5 glass tube sizes. With this many options you get extreme versatility for maximum flavor.
The Drag 2 177W Starter Kit is affordable, will stand the test of time and is extremely versatile. Performance is incredible, the airflow is smooth and the coils really promote excellent flavor. The mode settings are easy to scroll through and the Drag 2 is firmware upgradeable. The Kit comes complete with (1) Drag 2 177W device, (1) UFORCE T2 Tank, (1) UFORCE N3 coil, (1) glass tube, (7) sealing o-rings, USB Cable, GENE Chip Card, User Manual and Warranty Card.
Basic Specifications Dimensions: 88.3mm x 51mm x 26.5mm Power Range: 5W-177W Resting Current: ≤10uA Output Voltage: 0V-7.5V Output Current:0A-40A Battery: Dual 18650 Resistance Range: 0.05Ω - 5.0Ω Temperature Range: 100-315℃ / 200-600℉ Upgraded Function: Yes Weight: 158 (± 2)g Material: Zinc Alloy & Resin
UFORCE T2 Tank Capcity: 5ml Weight: 59.2g Resistance: 0.4Ω Connector: 510 Material: Stainless Steel Airflow Adjustable: Adjustable Bottom Fill Liquid: Top
Smok I-Priv 230W Starter Kit
The I-Prive 230W Kit, by Smok, delivers extreme function, innovation and flavor with the TFV12 Prince Tank. Smok has taken inspiration from Marvel’s Iron Man and has constructed the I-Prive by mirroring the super hero’s armor. The rounded arc reactor TFT screen offers a dynamic user experience in addition to the intelligent technology that supports voice commands to activate or deactivate any settings you wish to change with 14 commands and response codes. Smok included a powerful LED light with nine different colors to choose from and will turn on by the user simply articulating, “switch on light.”
The I-Priv is a powerful device ranging in output from 1 to 230W and is compatible with 21700, 20700 and 18650 batteries. It comes with an 18650 battery adapter that has negative and positive indicators to make sure you install the batteries correctly. The I-Priv TFT screen displays dual battery indicators to show accurate battery levels to make sure you know when to charge the I-Priv.
The I-Priv 230W Starter Kit includes the TFV12 Prince Tank and two new coils. The V12 Prince Mesh and V12 Prince Strip have larger heating areas to be able to last longer under higher power. With either coil, you will experience a consistent and exceptional flavor and super dense vapor because of the larger heating areas. The TFV12 Prince Tank has the Smok’s patented locking mechanism that unlocks the top cap for an efficient spill proof top fill system.
Smok’s I-Priv is a great piece of technology that offers a variety of ways to enjoy vaping with the added bonus of having the ability to talk to your device. It is a great high powered device that is fun to play with, comes with a hard to beat TFV12 Prince Tank and is a great piece for Marvel Comic fans! The Smok’s I-Priv Starter Kit contains (1) I-Priv box mod, (1) TFV12 Prince Tank, (1) V12 Prince Mesh, (1) V12 Prince Strip, (1) 18650 battery adapter, (1) replacement glass tube, (1) USB cable and some spare parts.
Basic Specifications Material: Zinc Alloy Size: 85 x 47 x 31.88mm Weight: 194.5g Power Range: 1W-230W Standby Current: <300uA Input Voltage: 6.4V-9.0V Output Voltage: 0.5V-9.5V Resistance Range: 0.1Ω-2.5Ω (VW) / 0.05Ω-2Ω (TC) Temperature Range: 200℉ - 600℉ / 100℃ - 315℃ Charging Voltage: 5V Charging Current: 1.3A
TFV12 Prince Tank Material: Stainless Steel Size: 28 x 63mm Capacity: 8ml Thread: 510 Coils: V12 Prince Mesh and V12 Prince Strip
VGOD Pro 200 Kit
The Pro 200 Kit is the second kit to be offered by VGOD and is the second generation of their Pro Series box mod. VGOD is known for the quality construction of their devices and the Pro 200 is no different from the rest. So they stepped up their game by making some very fine aesthetic and functional updates to the Pro 200, as well as adding the Pro SubTank to make this kit an incredible value.
The Pro 200 box mod has been updated with a more curvier ergonomic style, so it can fit in either hand comfortably. The side panels have soft rubber designed with vertical and horizontal grooves for added grip and comfort. VGOD placed the fire button on the top of the box near the 510 connection for the tank, which makes firing really easy no matter how you are holding the mod.
As for the technology, the Pro 200 has an Atom.V 200B chipset and is firmware upgradeable. It has several modes to choose from like Variable Wattage, Temperature Control mode, Pro mode and Mech mode. For TC mode, VGOD stainless steel into the mix, which its predecessor, the Pro 150, did not have. The OLED screen is bigger and brighter, which makes it easy to scroll through the menu and change settings.
The Pro SubTank is a really well designed top fill tank with a 5ml vape juice capacity. The Pro 200 Kit comes with a 0.2Ω Shotgun Quad Coil that primes easily and offers fatastic flavor with great cloud production. In addition to the Shotgun Quad Coil options, VGOD has made the Pro SubTank Dual Post RBA available for all the dedicated builders out there.
You cannot go wrong with VGOD’s Pro 200 Kit. It has absolutely everything you want for an awesome vape experience like functionality, extreme versatility, crazy good flavor and satisfying cloud production. It looks great, is durable and is made to stand the test of time. The VGOD Pro 200 Kit includes (1) Pro 200 Box Mod, (1) Pro SubTank, (1) 0.2Ω Shotgun Quad Coil, (1) User Manual and VGOD stickers.
Basic Specifications Material: Stainless Steel, Zinc Alloy and rubber Weight: 186.5g Size: 85mm x 27mm x 57mm Power: 7 - 200W Resistance Range: 0.08Ω - 3.0Ω Voltage: 8.4V Temperature Range: 200℉ - 600℉ / 100℃ - 315℃
VGOD Pro SubTank Height: 49mm Diameter: 24mm Capacity: 5ml Thread: Gold plated 510 pin Coil: 0.2Ω or 0.4Ω Shotgun Quad Coil SS316
Wismec Luxotic MF Starter Kit
The Luxotic MF Starter Kit, by Wismec, is a solid built squonk mod that is versatile and can be used for different vaping styles. It is can be powered with a single 21700 battery with a 7ml squonk bottle or with dual 18650 batteries. Dual battery mode is used by removing the squonk bottle and necessitates a silicone sleeve battery adapter that is included in the kit. Wismec also included a magnetic metal squonk plate to use as a cover when you’re not planning on using the squonk feature.
Wismec really went above and beyond on the design of this box mod as they give you the option of changing the circuit boards. One is regulated and will allow for more customization and also features a bypass mode that allows for the mod to function as the direct output board would.
This particular design allows the user to really tinker with the mod as you have to remove the detachable faceplate by unscrewing a lot of mini screws to expose the board. And if Wismec releases any other boards, you would be able to throw it into your Luxotic and try it out.
The Guillotine V2 RDA is a great dripper with a deep juice well that allows for bottom or side airflow and Wismec placed the air flow slots slightly higher on the RDA to minimize leaking. It contains dual posts for simple or more complicated builds, whichever you prefer.
The Luxotic MF Starter Kit contains (1) Luxotic box mod, (1) Guillotine V2 RDA, (1) 810 ULTEM Short drip tip, (1) 810 ULTEM drip tip, (1) bag of Japanese organic cotton, (2) pre-made coils and a whole lot of other accessories making it a great all around multifaceted and affordable sub-ohm starter kit.
Basic Specifications Size: 47.5mm x 27.6 x 87mm Weight: 181.6g Thread: 510 spring loaded connector Squonk E-Liquid Capacity: 7ml squonk bottle Battery: 21700 / 18650 Power: 100W Thread: 510
Guillotine V2 RDA Size: 24mm diameter Material: Stainless Steel Design: Dual post / Dual coil configuration 810 ULTEM Short Drip Tip 810 ULTEM Drip Tip Thread: Gold plated 510 connection
Aspire Puxos Starter Kit
Aspire is well known for making quality mods, tanks and more, so when it comes to the Puxos Starter Kit you can’t really go wrong. It is a lightweight construction with a multitude of color variations to choose from and has complete functionality any vaper can appreciate. The Puxos can be powered by either an 18650, 20700 or a 21700 battery. When using a 18650 battery, a battery adapter is needed and is included in the kit.
The Puxos has various modes to accommodate different vaping styles like temperature control that supports Nickel 200, Titanium, Stainless Steel 316 or TCR. It has dual output modes and has a maximum fire power of 100W while using 20700 or 21700 batteries. When using an 18650 battery, the max output is 80W, but is plenty of power to elicit excellent flavor and satisfying vapor production.
Aspire has included their latest Cleito Pro Tank in the kit and is constructed with a low profile design with two options of glass styles. The Cleito Pro Tank comes with a 0.5Ω coil and a new mesh coil that is rated at 0.15Ω. The tank has a side fill location that is accessed by sliding the top ring up and is marked by three dots underneath the slot.
The Aspire Puxos Starter Kit is an excellent choice for a new sub-ohm starter kit at an affordable price to get started vaping right away. It comes complete with (1) Puxos box mod, (1) Cleito Pro Tank, (1) 0.5Ω coil, (1) mesh coil, (1) replacement glass and spare parts.
Basic Specifications Material: Stainless Steel Size: 87x 48 x 30mm Power Range: 1-80W w/ 18650 battery / 1-100W w/ 21700 Resistance Range: 0.1-3.5Ω Temperature Range: 200 - 600℉ / 100 - 315℃
Cleito Pro Tank Material: Glass tank Dimensions: 2” x 15/16” (Includes drip tip and threads) Liquid Capacity: 3ml Thread:510 Height: 46.6mm Diameter: 24mm