Vaporizers for cannabis extracts and flowers are the more sophisticated and modern way to enjoy the benefits of tobacco and cannabis. The options for the consumption of marijuana have increased as it becomes legal in more places. Vaporizers are one of the alternatives to smoking herbs. The best vaporizers don’t combust material; instead they use either direct contact (conduction) or hot air (convection) heating style.
Our list of the top 10 vaporizers of 2019 is a mix of desktop, hefty on the go units, and compact cape devices.
The Davinci IQ
The Davinci IQ vaporizer is a dual material unit with two mouthpiece options and a bottom heating chamber. The vapor path from the mouthpiece to the oven is made of ceramic zirconia. The vapor path is removable which makes cleaning easy. The power source of the IQ is a single, removable 18650 battery with a capacity of 3500mAh. This enables this vaporizer to reach any temperature within its range (250F – 430F). The downloadable app allows you to add more heat settings. Davinci IQ is Bluetooth compatible. Rather than the traditional screen common with most vaporizers on the market, the IQ has a front facing array of LED lights that shows temperature, current mode, and battery life.
The Crafty Vaporizer
The Crafty Vaporizer is a portable, dry herb device that uses a convection and conduction heating style. It is considered as one of the best vaporizers on the market. Although it has only 2 preset temperatures, it is Bluetooth compatible so you can pair with your smartphone for additional features. The downloadable app offers users great temperature control (104F – 410F). The app can also be used to change the lighting scheme, the device cutoff time, and set a favorite song to play when it is ready to vape. You can adjust the two preset temperatures through the Bluetooth app. The outer casing of the Crafty vaporizer is made from aluminum and stainless steel which makes it sturdy.
The Pax 2
The Pax 2 vaporizer is a dry herb vaporizer that is considered by many as the best vaporizer for herbs even more than the more advanced and newer Pax 3. It has a single inbuilt 18650 cell which has a capacity of 3000mAh. This device uses a conduction heating style. It has 4 preset temperatures with a range between 360F – 420F. The heating chamber of the Pax 2 is at the base and the vapor path doesn’t pass through any of this device electronic parts. It comes with 2 silicone mouthpieces; one is flat, and the other is raised.
The Khan Vaporizer is an herb only device which features adjustable heat settings. It features LED readout and an adjustment/firing button that allows you to select the ideal temperature. This device comes with a 2500mAh battery and features an all-ceramic and a top loading chamber. The outer casing of the Khan Vaporizer is made from an aerospace aluminum material that makes it lightweight and durable. The mouthpiece on this device is all Pyrex glass, and it also acts as a vapor path so the resulting vapor is better tasting and purer. It has a temperature range between 302F and 464F.
The Pax 3
What makes the Pax 3 unique is that it has haptic feedback which means it vibrates when it is ready. It had 4 preset heat features, and it is Bluetooth compatible, so Valera can use their smartphones to find their preferred heat settings. The Pax 3 looks great and doesn’t look like the other portable dry herb vaporizer. It is a dual-use vapor extract with a wax canister. This device uses a direct heat style but you can make more adjustments with the app. The Pax 3 has a quick heat up time thanks to its 3500mAh battery capacity.
The Dr. Dabber Switch
The Dr. Dabber Switch vaporizer is a dual-use, stationary device that can vapor both concentrates and herbs. It is one of the best desktop vaporizers. It uses an induction heating method that is faster than other heating styles like convection or conduction. This unit features LED lights that show both the battery life and temperature setting. The Dr. Dabber Switch vaporizer has 5 preset temperatures. The maximum output of this unit is 120W. It also has a self-cleaning option that helps it to stay in a good working condition.
The Mighty Vaporizer is one of best portable dry herb vaporizer. It had a vapor quality that is almost equivalent to those of high-end vaporizers. The pulls are not only flavorful but also smooth. This unit has a built-in safety feature which turns it off automatically if you forget. The Mighty vaporizer uses a combination of convection and conduction heating styles. With 20% more battery life, this unit is ready to use.
Ghost MVI Vaporizer
The Ghost MVI Vaporizer is an on-demand vaporizer which means you get instant gratification and instant heat up. This is great for those who want short sessions as it allows you to microdose your herbs. This unit has a Bluetooth app you can use with your smartphones. This allows you to control the temperature to your preferred settings. The battery life is quite dependable and can last for about 60 to 70 draws.
The Firefly 2 vaporizer is a convection herb device that takes a couple of seconds to heat up and had a cool, thick vapor. The Firefly 2 is lighter and comes with advanced temperature controls as well as improved battery life. It has 6 temperature settings that range between 338F and 437F. This allows you to get the perfect vapor density. The downloadable temperature lets you control the temperature settings. It delivers one of the best vapor qualities thanks to its convection heating system.
Arizer Solo 2
Arizer is widely known for their stellar dry herb vaporizers that sell at an affordable price. The Arizer Solo 2 comes with an impressive battery life that can last for up to 3 hours. Apart from the stellar battery life, it also has a fantastic vapor quality. It delivers thick and delicious vapor thanks to its stainless/ ceramic heating system. The digital control features a sleek design and is simple to use. If you are looking for a great portable vaporizer at an affordable price, the Arizer Solo 2 is an excellent choice.