An all-in-one vape, or AIO vape, integrates a battery, e-liquid tank, and other electronics into a single unit, so it is entirely self-contained. AIOs are perfect for beginner vapers and only require filling the e-liquid tank or charging the battery. Some of the best AIOs have adjustable settings and other features, but they are easy to use, produce satisfying vapor and come in many different shapes and sizes.
James BickfordUpdated: September 30, 2022
SMOK Vape Pen V2
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The SMOK V2 is a tube-mod with an internal 1600mAh battery that uses direct voltage output and can reach a maximum 60W power output. The ...
The SMOK V2 is a tube-mod with an internal 1600mAh battery that uses direct voltage output and can reach a maximum 60W power output. The V2 is the continuation of other vape pens from SMOK with 510-threading but comes with a 3ml, glass-walled e-juice tank attached, in true AIO style. The tank has a 0.15ohm coil pre-installed with a spare in the kit. The unit has a single button and no other controls or settings.
The Baton V2 is a pod device/AIO since it uses an integrated battery, but the pod can be removed and replaced with another. The V2 consists of an internal 350mAh battery that uses direct current since the device has no buttons and works on draw-activation. The device has a clean exterior with a matte black finish, but the device also comes in all-white. You can choose from two pod types for the device: a cotton wick heating element or a ceramic one.
Reasons to Get This:
You want a portable, lightweight device to carry with you
You want something low-profile
You want something that is draw-activated and easy-to-use
The Weenax’s best feature is its three-tier voltage output with an 11 to the 16-watt range. This range gives users plenty of options for customizing their vaping experience.
Additionally, it has a dual firing mechanism that makes it possible to use draw or button activation.
The vape’s flavor compares well with the best devices, as it uses 0.6 and 1.2 ohm G coils that are good for restricted and mouth-to-lung vaping.
A little bonus is the nice and comfortable Delrin drip tip.
People who want a portable and ergonomic vape are in luck.
This pocket-sized vape is small and easy to transport, and it has a long-lasting 1,500 mah battery that generates 23 watts. Plus, it has an LED light indicator with three colors.
It has adjustable airflow on the pod so the user can choose between mouth-to-lung and restrictive lung hits. In addition, refilling is easy and convenient, thanks to the top ring.
This vape provides a unique experience thanks to its compatibility with Innokin Z coils. These coils, along with the device’s airflow control ring, allow the user to go back and forth between MTL and restricted lung vaping.
Since it uses a 1,500 mah battery, expect to enjoy those sweet restricted, and MTL hits for a long time between recharges.
Also, the Innokin Go Z is made from stainless steel, making it durable and dependable. Plus, it has a bright and vivid screen that lets users track their device’s performance.
Nicotine is very harmful to small children, and it is essential to keep vapes away from them. Unfortunately, that is not always possible. As a result, Aspire created a child-safe Pockex.
In addition to the child-safe design, it has all the desired features found in most AIOs. These features include an integrated and powerful 1,500 mah integrated battery, leak-proof top-fill refill port, and Aspire U-Tech coils.
The JoyeTech EGO AIO is an all-in-one that features a built-in 2ml e-juice tank covered in Pyrex glass. The EGO AIO is one of the original AIO devices and is well-known for its one-button control, easily refillable tank, and MTL coil. The EGO also features an internal LED in the tank to show the current battery level and whenever the device is activated. The vape also features a removable mouthpiece so users can insert their preferred style of mouthpiece.
The Innokin EQ AIO vape is a self-contained device with single button control and an internal 800mAh battery. The device is not draw-activated and has various voltage levels ranging from regular mode (13.5W) to boost mode (15.5W). The unit also uses a refillable 2ml e-juice pod with a pre-installed, mesh-style 0.5ohm coil. The pod also employs a unique fill system that twists to open and secure the pod opening.
The Marvos S is the vape for someone who wants box mod style output. It has all the vaping modes found in a box mod, like power, smart, and bypass mode, while staying small, compact, and portable.
Its 4.5 ml pod comes with two very low resistance 0.15 and 0.25-ohm coils that produce succulent vapor and flavor.
It has a TFT screen that displays all the info a vaper needs to know, plus it is loaded with safety features.
The Vaporesso LUXE QS is a pod device with an internal 1000mAh battery that uses a 2ml refillable pod. The LUXE QS uses a single button on its all-aluminum alloy exterior that is grooved and has a single LED indicator light on the tip. The device uses two types of pods since they both contain pre-installed coils. One pod uses an MTL coil (1.0ohm), and the other uses a DL coil (0.6ohms), but both feature mesh coils.
Reasons To Get This:
You want something that charges fast
You want something that supports MTL and DL vaping
You want something that has an exciting exterior design
The VooPoo Drag X is a single-18650 pod device with a leather-wrapped exterior that fits comfortably in hand. The Drag X is another entry in the Drag series that has seen over five different versions, with the X being the pod/AIO version. The vape has an 80W power output maximum and has built-in airflow control for its integrated e-juice pod that can hold up to 4.5ml of liquid.
The VooPoo VMATE Infinity Edition pod device uses an integrated coil in its 3ml pod designed to appeal to mouth-to-lung vapers. The VMATE has no buttons or controls and is draw-activated. It uses an internal 900mAh battery that can output a maximum of 17W. The battery section has a smooth, colorful exterior, while the completely transparent pod features an antibacterial mouthpiece.
Reasons to Get This:
You want a high-quality pod device
You want a draw-activated device
You want something that is for mouth-to-lung vaping
The Vaporesso XROS 2 is a unique pod system with a single button control that can toggle between automatic or manual draw. The XROS 2 features a long-lasting 1000mAh battery and can output a maximum of 16W depending on the pod attached. The kit includes two pods with integrated coils catering to MTL (1.2ohm) and DL (0.8ohm) vaping styles. The exterior features a durable but lightweight aluminum alloy in over ten colors.
Reasons to Get This:
You want a pod device that supports MTL and DL vaping
You want something lightweight but durable
You want something that offers manual and automatic draw modes
AIO is the shorthand for an all-in-one, which is a device that has all its major components in one self-contained package. AIOs are great starter devices since they usually have no buttons, screens, or other controls. They are both simple to set up and use. Pod devices are similar to AIOs and vice-versa because they often use removable and refillable pods.
AIOs are made to be lightweight and portable, so they are also great options for people who want to vape all day and have their devices with them. But even the best AIO cannot produce the type of vapor a sub-ohm or box mod can produce. So the AIO is a great backup option for people who enjoy sub-ohm vaping.
Benefits of an All-In-One Vape Mod
All-In-One vapes are closed systems with all the components in the body. This makes it a no-fuss way to vape. Anybody new to vaping may want a simple system that can be vaped with no hassle. Learning about vape devices can be intimidating, so taking all the guesswork out of the process is very attractive for the new vaper.
On the other hand, even experienced vapers love AIO mods, as they are a quick way to vape.
One of the most important benefits of using an AIO vape is that they are almost always leaking-free when appropriately used. In addition, since the tank is built-in, they don’t have a weak point like some vape mods or pens.
Of course, overfilling will cause leaks, so it is still important to carefully read the instructions for filling.
How to Use an AIO Vape Kit
An AIO’s primary advantage is that it is simple to use. These general steps apply to just about every AIO:
Fill the tank and give the coil five to ten minutes to saturate
Choose the desired airflow if it is adjustable
Push the firing button five times and start vaping
Some AIOs come with adjustable wattage and other settings, so choose the wattage and setting best suited for the coil.
Most coils have it written somewhere what wattages they are designed for, so stay within that wattage range. If you do not, the flavor might be off (too low), or the coil might burn (too high).
Also, be sure to read the device’s instructions before vaping. Even though AIOs are easy to use, each vape has peculiarities the user needs to know about.
How to Clean an All-in-One Vape Coil?
To clean a vape coil, use a cotton swab with a bit of isopropyl alcohol and gently rub it. Make sure it is wholly dry before using it again. One thing to remember is that coils are not meant to last permanently and will eventually need to be replaced. When the vape tastes burnt, it is time to replace the coils.
What to Look for in an AIO Vape Kit
First, decide how this AIO vape kit will be used. Is it for use on the go? Is it a primary vape device? The size of the AIO will depend on answering these questions. If it is for vaping while walking around, it must be small enough to fit into a pocket or purse.
Pen or Mod
New vapers are looking for something similar to cigarettes, like AIO vape pens, sometimes called cigalikes. AIO vape pens in 2022 are usually discreet and easy to carry. Some even offer capsules that plug right into the pen to eliminate the need for filling.
A mod, short for modification, is an AIO vape box. It has a sturdy body looks like a little box with the top cap mouthpiece protruding. These can be small or large.
Using an AIO vaporizer can be economical as well as easy. Usually, the unit costs less than a more complicated mod and operating costs less. Since they can’t usually be modified, they have fewer associated costs.
MTL vs DTL
Some all-in-one vape mods or pens are best for Mouth To Lung (MTL) vaping, while some are great for Direct To Lung (DTL). Ex-smokers generally like to do MTL vaping since it mimics what it is like to smoke a cigarette.
The best All In One vape mods of 2022 for MTL need a tank and coil that can vape high PG (Propylene Glycol) ratio. Recent cigarette smokers can use e-liquids with a high nicotine content to satisfy their nic cravings. Usually, AIO vape pens are suitable for MTL vaping.
DTL is more suited to sub-Ohm vaping and requires a device with lower resistance coils. This vaping is great for cloud chasing as it produces big plumes of vapor. When the craving for cigarettes is low, DTL is for people that love the flavor of e-juices.
For DTL vaping, an AIO vape mod is usually best since they are more suited to sub-Ohm vaping, which requires a higher VG (Vegetable Glycerin) to PG ratio.
AIO vapes are popular for many vapers since they are compact, lightweight, easy to use, and perform well. There are many different variations of the AIO since most, if not all; vape manufacturers make them. The best AIO vape gives users the satisfaction of a premium vaping device but in a simple, straightforward device.
Published: June 6, 2018Updated: September 30, 2022
My way of understanding the significance of vaping came not only through the disruption of smoking but its effects on society as a whole. Now I bring people to vaping and bring vaping to people. I love using new gear, writing in-depth reviews and generally nerding out about vaping to like-minded people.