Picking the best starter kit you can afford can be a challenge–where to begin? With so many options, you’re likely to get confused. You want a quality device, but you don’t want to spend a lot of money. Perfect. Let’s get you started. We’ve pulled the highest rated, best reviewed and best selling vape starter kits for beginners and advanced users alike. Top brands like SMOK, GeekVape, and VooPoo have made the cut.

See below for the best vape starter kits of 2019 according to you!

Smok Nord Vape Pod Starter Kit

The Smok Nord Vape Pod Starter Kit includes everything you’ll need to fully experience the portable power of pod-based vaping. Many vapers have switched from traditional mod and tank setups to pods for the reasons of convenience, portability, and compact size. The Nord offers all of these benefits, plus the rock-solid Smok reputation for reliability and a touch of visual flair!

If you’ve been hesitant to add a pod system to your stable of vape systems until the technology has all of its kinks worked out – then the time has come! Featuring the high level of refinement typical of Smok, the Nord offers vapers a near perfect balance of simplicity, performance, and portability. If you haven’t checked out the Smok Nord Vape Pod Starter Kit before… there’s no time like the present to find your perfect pod!

VooPoo Drag 2 177W Vape Starter Kit

“Whew! That was fast!” is what you’ll be saying when you experience the incredible power delivery speeds of the impressive VooPoo Drag 2 177W Vape Starter Kit! VooPoo has made a name for themselves by nearly eliminating any discussion of “ramp-up time” — after all, it’s hard to discuss something that hardly exists! VooPoo’s Gene Fit chipset provides power so fast, well, the best word to describe it is: instantaneous!

It also certainly doesn’t hurt that VooPoo has done the work of analyzing a massive amount of performance data from various mods and compiled a nearly comprehensive overview of the kind of performance that modern vapers demand — impressively, all of that data has been used to create the

VooPoo Drag Mini 117W Vape Starter Kit

Love the speed of VooPoo’s Drag 2 but prefer the simplicity of built-in batteries and the smaller size that goes along with them? Then Voopoo built a mod for you in the form of the Drag Mini! This one makes our list for finding an exceptional balance between size, power, convenience, and of course — VooPoo’s wicked-fast power delivery speeds that nearly eliminate the idea of “ramp-up time”!

If switching batteries just isn’t your thing, you don’t need the 60 additional watts found in the Mini’s Drag 2 big brother and prefer a more compact size for portable convenience — the Mini might just make your list too! Oh… did we mention that this one is simply stunning?

GeekVape Aegis Mini 80W Vape Starter Kit

When the situation calls for uncalled-for ruggedness and durability in a conveniently compact package, there’s just no substitute for GeekVape’s incredible Aegis Mini 80W Vape Starter Kit! Clearly, a kit has to be pretty special to make our list and the Aegis Mini has definitely got what it takes! Interestingly, this system’s compact size and 80 watts of power, impressive stats in their own right, pale in comparison to the system’s extreme toughness! How tough? IP67 water resistance and military-grade shock- and dust-resistant tough!

In situations where other setups would fail, GeekVape’s compact Aegis Mini rushes bravely forward! If your lifestyle includes these kinds of environments and situations, the Aegis Mini may just be your best bet for finding a vape as rugged as you are (except maybe its big brother… keep reading to find out about that)!

RipTide TFN Pod Starter Kit Bundle

At first glance, you may think that the RipTide TFN Pod Starter Kit Bundle is just too tiny to make our Best Vape Starter Kits list, but dig a little deeper and it’s size just makes this ultra-portable that much more impressive! From its benzoic acid-free formulation that includes tobacco-free nicotine, the RipTide succeeds in breaking new ground beyond merely the size department.

Simple, compact, lightweight, and satisfying are just a few of the words that come to mind to describe this awesome RipTide pod-based Starter Kit! If you haven’t tried it for yourself, you need to find out how and why the RipTide made our list!

Suorin Air Ultra Portable AIO Vape Starter Kit

The Suorin Air Ultra Portable AIO Vape Starter Kit appeared on the pod scene without hype or fanfare, and yet, this amazing credit card-shaped pod system completely revolutionized the vape industry! The reasons why the Air shook up an entire industry are the same as why it made our list! Suorin successfully engineered a reliable, portable, and pocket-friendly pod option with an excellent balance between satisfaction and battery life!

Suorin didn’t stop there! With a dedication to supporting their innovative creations long term, Suorin has made improvements and refinements to the Air system that keep it our list right up to the current day! If you love Suorin’s impressive Drop system, maybe it’s time to revisit the refreshing Air!

Geek Vape Aegis Legend LE Vape Starter Kit

If you’ve been making your way through our list in order, you may remember that we mentioned the Aegis Mini’s brutish big brother, GeekVape’s juggernaut: The Aegis Legend LE Vape Starter Kit! When it comes to hands-down durability, there’s no choice but the Legend (except possibly Vandy Vape’s impressive Jackaroo — more on that later!). Featuring “legendary” toughness in the form of an IP67 water resistance rating as well as meeting military standards for dust- and shock-resistance, the Aegis Legend is the kit you want by your side when the going gets tough!

For unbridled ruggedness and the ability to brush off water, dings, and dust; the Aegis Legend certainly deserves its spot on our list of the best vape starter kits! If you’re looking for the perfect companion kit for your next adventure – give GeekVape’s Aegis Legend some serious consideration!

Joyetech eGo AIO UL Starter Kit

UL is an international safety organization with a legacy that extends back nearly 125 years and a reputation built on quality, safety, and the promotion of high standards across a variety of disciplines That’s why it is so impressive that Joyetech’s eGo AIO UL Starter Kit has achieved this organization’s coveted “UL certified” status! Beyond offering an excellent balance of reliability, portability, and style; when you choose the eGo AIO UL you are making a choice for quality!

If given the choice between a UL certified product and one that isn’t, all else being equal, the choice is very clear! If you’ve been searching high and low for a device that meets your standards — choose quality by choosing the UL-certified Joyetech eGo AIO UL Starter Kit!

Vaporesso X Zophie Vapes LUXE ZV 200W Starter Kit

Like vaping? How about YouTube? If you answered “yes” to those questions, chances are good that you’re familiar with both Vaporesso and Zophie Vapes! Zophie is known for her funny, honest, accurate reviews — and her incredible passion for vaping! Vaporesso is known for top-quality manufacturing and technological innovation in the vape space! Combine those two together and what do you get? That’s right – Vaporesso X Zophie Vapes incredible LUXE ZV 200W Starter Kit!

Exhibiting an immaculate fusion of form and function, the LUXE ZV makes our list for the readily apparent reasons of its stunning aesthetics, robust 200 watt power output, and the impressively featured Omni 4.0 chipset! Vaporesso and Zophie Vapes have a winner with this one!

Vandy Vape Jackaroo 100W Vape Mod Starter Kit

We’ve got three rough and rugged kits on this list that are perfect for vapers who venture bravely into parts unknown… or are just hard on their stuff! The first was GeekVape’s compact Aegis Mini, followed by their heavy-hitting Aegis Legend, and finally Vandy Vape’s ultra-durable Jackaroo 100W Vape Mod Starter Kit! Last, but certainly not least, Vandy Vape knew exactly who they were targeting when they decided to enter the EXTREME mod market!

The Jackaroo adds gorgeous and unique aesthetic elements while making no concessions in sheer toughness! Additionally, the Jackaroo adds the ability to accept 21700, 20700, as well as traditional 18650 battery cells to its roster of impressive features. Tough and versatile? Sounds like a perfect match!

Now that we’ve whittled down the options, which starter kit will you choose?