What Are The Best Box Mods Available Today?
Mod technology has come on in leaps and bounds, and as a result there is a massive amount of choice available to today’s vaper.
It seems as if a new release hits the market almost daily, and it can be difficult to keep up and thus choose that special box mod that you will treasure for a long time to come.
So you are on the hunt for a new vape mod but a little unsure of what to buy?
This guide gathers 9 of the best box mods to have come out recently that are not only some of the best performers around, but options to fit all budgets too.
The box mods in this list go from lower to higher wattage’s.
30-50W Box Mods
Halo Reactor 50W
Halo are not only known for excellent juice, but they also sell hardware through their site as well.
An excellent choice is the Halo Reactor kit, which offers a 4400 mAh 50w variable power Reactor battery, and the sub ohm capable Reactor tank, which comes with 0.5ohm coils and a 5ml capacity for your juice.
It’s a kit that offers the ability for anyone to dive in and get chasing clouds, with the Reactor tank providing outstanding cloud performance as well as great flavor, and the 4400 mAh Reactor mod will keep you going for days on end.
Plus, the battery is in built and rechargeable via USB, so you can charge quickly and easily when on the move.
When purchasing a Halo Reactor kit you get to also choose a 30ml bottle from the outstanding Halo juice range to get you started, so the Halo Reactor kit is an all in one kit that really has it all.
You have a great sub ohm capable tank that has great flavor and big clouds, plus a 50w Reactor battery that packs enough punch for most vapers.
- Average price $69.99
- Comes with mod and tank
- Sub ohm capable Reactor tank
- 50w output power from the Reactor battery
- Free choice of 30ml e juice included
Eleaf iStick 40w TC
Eleaf are very well known for the iStick series of mods, especially the iStick 50w which was one of the biggest selling units of all time.
The iStick 40w TC is Eleaf’s first venture into the world of temperature control capable mods, and it’s a superbly priced little unit.
Just because it is available cheaply doesn’t mean that Eleaf have compromised on performance at all, not only do you have a unit capable of supporting temperature control coils, but a unit that has 40w of output power and an in built 2600mAh battery, which will keep you going even through a full day’s worth of heavy vaping.
The small size is excellent as well, with it slotting perfectly into the palm of your hand, and it’s lightweight as well.
The Eleaf iStick 40w TC offers some of the best value for money you are likely to find, with it now being available for $30 and under with most retailers. That is an absolute bargain for a mod that makes an ideal backup or your day to day unit!
- Average price $29.99
- 40w of output power
- Temperature control capable
- 2600 mAh in built battery, recharged via USB
- Very small unit measuring at 36mm x 22mm x 77mm
Vaporfi Vox Mini Starter Kit
The Vaporfi Vox Mini Starter kit is made up of the VOX Mini 40w mod, your choice of three different tanks each offering their own vaping experience, as well as loads of coil heads and spares to last you plenty of time!
You get plenty of battery life from the VOX Mini 40w mod and an excellent 40w of output power, which is more than enough power for most, and the ability to choose your own tank to suit your own vaping style means that if you mouth to lung, or lung hit, the Vaporfi Vox Mini starter kit will cater to your needs.
The Vaporfi Vox Mini kit is ideal for newbies and experienced vapers alike, you can choose the tank that suits your vaping style and also two RBA coil heads are included in the package, so you can rebuild your own coil heads to your own needs!
- Average Price $79.99
- Your choice of three different tanks (Volt Hybrid, Rebel or Vice Sub Ohm tank) to pair with your Vox Mini mod!
- Small 40w unit
- 2500 mAh battery
- All in one package to get you started!
Council of Vapor Mini Volt
Small, yet powerful, the Council of Vapor Mini Volt is one of the smallest devices you are ever likely to see. It’s that small, that it will get swallowed up in the palm of your hand!
The Mini Volt is actually much smaller than most tanks, and about the same height as many popular drippers out there. It’s definitely not flimsy though despite the size, with superb build quality that will last many drops and knocks.
Inside this tiny package Council of Vapor have crammed in 40w of output power and the ability to fire resistances down to 0.2ohm, although it is recommended to use resistance of 0.8ohm and above in order to prolong battery life.
A great feature of this little unit is that you can also customize the ramp up time settings, with three presets included, so you can tailor the vape to your preference even further!
- Average price $34.99
- 40w of output power
- 1300 mAh lipo battery in built, recharged via USB
- Adjustable ramp up time settings
- One of the smallest devices available
60-80W Box Mods
Kanger Dripbox 60W
Squonking is a term many vapers won’t be familiar with, as until recently it has occupied a very niche area of the market for a good few years now, but Kanger are bringing squonking to the forefront of many a vapers minds with the release of the Kanger Dripbox 60w.
Squonking essentially means that you have a mod that has a squeezable bottle installed, and a ‘bottom fed’ dripping atomizer on top, and you squeeze the bottle to feed your RDA with juice, meaning no need to manually drip juice into your atomizer!
There’s a 7ml bottle present here which means most people will have enough juice to last them a full day. You only need to give this a quick squeeze to feed juice to the Subdrip RDA, which arguably features the first ever stock coils built for an RDA.
You also have 60w of power at your disposal too, which is great for cloud chasing with the big airflow present with your Subdrip RDA!
- Squonking design
- 7ml bottle capacity
- Includes Subdrip RDA and Drip mod
- 60w output power
- First pre built stock coils for an RDA!
Innokin Cool Fire IV Plus iSub G Kit
Innokin’s Cool Fire series made a big return to form recently with the Cool Fire IV, and the Cool Fire IV Plus sports a few refinements to it such as an upgraded battery offering more battery life, and a huge 70w of output power.
It can fire resistances down to 0.1ohm now too, which means that it is not only compatible with the included iSub Aex tank, but pretty much all of the most popular sub ohm tanks available today!
The iSub Apex was one of the standout sub ohm tanks of 2015 and it’s a great pairing with the Cool Fire IV. Not only does it look excellent paired with the Cool Fire IV, but it comes with 0.5ohm coils allowing you to take advantage of the Cool Fire IV’s big power output. It’s a tank that is big on clouds and even bigger on flavor!
- Average price $63.95
- Comes with Cool Fire IV Plus and iSub Apex tank
- 70w of output power
- 0.5ohm coils
- USB rechargeable 3300 mAh battery
Kanger KBox 70W
The Kanger KBox is a very powerful, 70w unit that offers outstanding functionality. You have a huge 70w of output power, which means that you have enough at your disposal to power any popular sub ohm tank, and resistance can be fired down to 0.1ohm as well so cloud chasers will really enjoy this one!
There is an in built 4000 mAh battery that will keep you going for days between charges, and also temperature control is supported for Ni200 and Titanium as well.
Aesthetically, it is a great looking until that is comfortable to hold in your hand, and also it is ergonomically designed so it is user friendly and easy to operate as well. This box mod is a bargain price! Just be sure to buy a USB cable to charge as for some reason it doesn’t come as standard.
- Average price $29.99
- 4000 mAh in built USB rechargeable battery
- Temperature control capable
- 70w of output power
- Compatible with all sub ohm tanks
80W+ Box Mods
Eleaf Istick 100W TC Mod
The Eleaf iStick 100W TC is an excellent choice for vapers that are looking for a straightforward, no nonsense, powerful box mod to use.
It’s a simple design that is all about power, and with it being able to fire resistance down to 0.1 Ohm and output up to 100w, this is the box for you if you are looking to chase clouds.
That’s not to say that it is just for the cloud chasers however, the iStick 100w TC takes two 18650 batteries meaning that if lower resistance vape tanks are used, you can get days of battery life out of this solid and well made unit!
As a bonus, for vapers that are considering dabbling with temperature control, this mod has you covered.
- Average price $35.99
- Massive 100w of output power
- Takes 2 18650 batteries to keep you going for a while
- Simple design
- TC compatible
- Fires resistance down to 0.1 ohm
Kanger Kbox 200w
It’s a tie for the most powerful unit on the list, the first is the Kanger Kbox 200w. This box mod offers an astounding 200w of output power. Add to this temperature control compatibility with Ni200, Titanium, Stainless Steel and even Nichrome wires and you have a great all rounder for a great price.
It’s an outstanding looker and the build quality is absolutely excellent, which is what you come to expect from Kanger. It’s available in a range of different colors and excellent finishes, so you can choose one that suits you best.
The Kbox 200w takes two 18650 batteries, which means you get excellent battery life at lower wattages, and in wattage mode it fires resistances down to 0.1ohm, so it will power anything and everything you can throw at it.
It’s a very user friendly unit to use as well, with the different functions accessed with different button press combinations.
- Average price $49.99
- Huge 200w of output power
- Temperature control functionality
- Takes 2 18650 batteries
- Solid build quality
Eleaf iStick 200w
Another beast of a vape mod with an output of 200W. Of course this much power isn’t for your every day vaper but for those that need to get the most from their builds or power hungry vape tanks then this could be just the mod.
Powered by 3 18650 batteries the iStick 200W is a firmware upgradeable device that also works with a wide variety of temp control compatible wires. In TC mode you can fire from 0.05 Ohm and in VW mode from 0.1 Ohm. Enough to keep hard core cloud chaser happy for sure.
One of the most surprising aspects of this box mod is the price. It’s available, delivered, for $44.95. A bargain.
- Average price $44.95
- Massive 200w of output power
- Temp control functionality
- Takes 3 18650 batteries
So there is a look at 9 of the best and most affordable mods to have come out recently!Have you got a favorite box mod? Let us know your picks in the comments below.