Best Nano Vape mods and mini box mods 2017What Are The Best Mini Box Mods To Buy? We Take A Look At Some Of The Smallest Vape Mods Available In 2017.

Mini box mods have always been a popular option with those looking for a stealthy and discreet vaping mod. However, until recently they have been pretty limited in terms of what they can offer, due to their small form factor.

However, with chip and battery technology advancing on a pretty much daily basis, there have been a lot of mini vape mods hitting the market. Great news is they are also packed with features such as temperature control, and plenty of power to go head to head with their much bigger brothers!

Today we are looking at some of the best mini mods on the market, the ones we feel offer the best performance, form factor and bang for your buck.

The first 8 vape mods can be classed as micro or nano vape mods due to their size.

The last 4 are larger but definitely still in the mini box mod territory. You can skip straight to them with the link below.

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So back to the question in hand, what are the best mini box mods for vapers!

Here is our list of some of the smallest vape mods for 2017, in no particular order.

Top Choice Nano/Micro Box Mods

Eleaf iStick Pico – 75W – Replaceable 18650 Battery

Eleaf iStick Pico

From the successful Eleaf brand comes the iStick Pico, one of their smallest box mods to date.

It’s not as small as the Nugget or Target Mini but that slight increase in size offers one of the most powerful mini box mods out there with a power output of 75w.

Vapers that want a tiny box mod powered by a replaceable 18650 battery, this could be the one.

Temperature control fans are also well catered for with this tiny unit, with an accurate temperature control function that supports Ni200, Titanium and Stainless Steel wires as well as a custom TCR input, and the chip can read resistance down to 0.05ohm in TC mode.

The advanced chip is also firmware upgradeable too, allowing you to take advantage of the latest features released by Eleaf!

Further Reading: Eleaf iStick Pico Review

Features

  • Dimensions: 70.5 x 45 x 23mm
  • Weight: 145g (5.11oz)
  • Fires resistance down to 0.05ohm in TC and 0.1ohm in VW mode
  • 1-75w output power
  • Ni200, Titanium, and Stainless Steel supported in TC
  • Custom TCR input
  • Black, brushed silver, hot pink, black, grey and white colours available
  • Takes a single 18650 battery, not included

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Artery Nugget V2 Nano Mod – 50W – 1500mAh Battery

artery nugget v2 reviewOne of the most powerful mini mods on the market is also one of the cheapest out there. The Artery Nugget V2 is a tiny little unit that is ideal for carrying around in your pocket.

Of course, aesthetics are a personal thing but out of all the designs in this list, this is my favourite. Clean lines and fuss free with a nice bright OLED screen.

A rechargeable 1500 mAh battery is built in, which has a 5-50w power output range, and it fires down to 0.1ohm making it ideal to pair with an RDA for cloud chasing.

The Artery Nugget also boasts an advanced chip that can support Ni200, Titanium and Stainless Steel wires in temperature control mode, and it is also firmware upgradeable as well allowing you to take advantage of new features as and when they become available.

Further Reading: Artery Nugget v2 Review

Features

  • Dimensions: 60mm x 34mm x 23mm
  • Weight: 120g (4.23oz)
  • Firmware upgradeable
  • Temperature control support for Ni200, Titanium and Stainless Steel
  • Upto 50w output power
  • Fires down to 0.1ohm
  • Pass-through supported
  • In built 1500 mAh battery rechargeable via USB

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Vaporesso Target Mini – 40W – 1400mAh Batteryvaporesso target mini in hand

Vaporesso’s entry into the mini mod market is one of the most feature packed available, a tiny version of their popular Vaporesso Target mod.

It has a similar styling to the unique Vaporesso Target, manufactured from zinc alloy and stainless steel with a trigger style fire button, and it measures in at a tiny 58 x 36 x 24mm in size.

There’s temperature control support for Ni200, Titanium and Stainless Steel, so the most popular wires for temperature control are covered, and a custom TCR input so you can input the TCR value of a specific wire to use in TC mode.

A 1400 mAh in-built battery outputs up to 40w of power, and is able to handle resistances down to 0.1ohm in TC mode and 0.15 ohm in VW mode!

Along with the Nugget this is one of the smallest vape mods available today.

Further Reading: Vaporesso Target Mini Review

Features

  • Dimensions: 58 x 36 x 24mm
  • Weight: 200g (7.05oz)
  • Temperature control support for Ni200, Titanium and Stainless Steel
  • Custom TCR input supported
  • 5-40w output power
  • Can fire resistance down to 0.1ohm in TC, 0.15 ohm in variable wattage mode
  • Solid zinc alloy and stainless steel construction
  • In built 1400 mAh lithium battery rechargeable via USB

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Wismec RX Mini – 80W – 2100 mAh Battery

Wismec rx300 box modWismec have been releasing some superb hardware recently. One of the most recent (at the time of writing) and smallest is the Wismec RX Mini vape mod.

While not the smallest on the list it is certainly one of the most powerful offering upto 80W power output and a respectable 2100mAh integrated battery.

The form factor, while on the chunky side, works well fitting in the palm of your hand. Just keep in mind the weight if you are going for something discreet.

The RX Mini also offers all the vaping modes that will keep even the most advanced vapers happy, TCR, Bypass, temp control as well as upgradeable firmware.

Add to this a large, bright and easy to read OLED screen and Wismec have produced a little winner.

Features

  • Dimensions: 81.7mm X 42mm X 58mm
  • 2100 mAh Battery capacity
  • Up to 80w output power
  • Temp control capability
  • Upgradeable Firmware

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Tesla Stealth Mod – 100W – 2200 mAh LiPo Battery

Tesla Stealth Mod

The Tesla Stealth mod is a little different from some of the other options on this list in that it is a ‘tank hider’ or ‘side by side’ mod. Whatever you want to call it, it basically means the tank sits on the side of the mod rather than on top.

I really like these type of mods and the Tesla Stealth is one of the best of it’s kind. It’s a super robust mod made from zinc alloy and finished with a rubberised coating. It’s not the lightest of mods but it’s a compact one that wears the stealth name well.

Packed into the small form factor are a whole host of features. The main being the huge 2200 mAh LiPo battery and 100W power output. Tesla also have 45W and 60W versions that are a touch smaller in size.

Just be careful what tank you are planning to use with this. The side sheath will fit a maximum tank diameter of 22.5mm. This covers the majority of the most popular tanks available, however.

Features

  • Dimensions: 49.5 x 25 x 70mm
  • Weight: 145g (Without Tank)
  • 2200 mAh LiPo Battery
  • Up to 100w output power
  • Temp control capability
  • Robust mod

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Council Of Vapor Mini Volt – 40W – 1300mAh Battery

Council of Vapor Mini Volt review

The Council of Vapor Mini Volt is one of the most popular mini mods out there, and also one of the biggest selling mods of 2016.

It’s budget price is backed up with great features and a long lasting inbuilt 1300 mAh lithium ion inbuilt battery, that recharges quickly via USB.

It’s tiny, smaller than your thumb, but it is able to fire resistances down to 0.2ohm, output power up to 40w and it also features three different ramp up settings allowing you to customise the ramp up time of your coils.

It also has a real carbon fibre grip, and a rubberized paint coating that minimizes slipping!

Further Reading: Council Of Vapor Mini Volt Review

Features

  • Dimensions: 56 x 35 x 22mm
  • Fires resistance down to 0.2ohm
  • Up to 40w output power
  • Three different ramp up settings
  • Real carbon fibre grip
  • Rubberized paint coat to minimize slipping
  • In built 1300 mAh lithium ion battery rechargeable via USB

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Eleaf iNano – 650mAh Battery

Eleaf iNano In Hand

The Eleaf iNano is the smallest device on the list by far. It may not even be classed as a box mod but, here it is.

While the size really is ‘nano’ the performance doesn’t match any of the other mini box mods on this list. The battery size is 650 mAh and the tank that slots into the mod has just a 0.8ml capacity.

This is one of those e cigs that you would have as a 2nd or 3rd device, specifically for those occasions where real stealth vaping is required.

Further Reading: Eleaf iNano Review

Features

  • Dimensions: 29 x 19.5 x 64.5mm
  • Weight: 120g all in
  • 650 mAh Battery
  • Tank sits inside the body of the mod
  • Fixed power output
  • 1.2 Ohm coil
  • Very, very cheap

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Sbody Elfin Mini DNA40 – 40W – 1400mAh Battery

S Body elfin DNA40 Mini Box mod

The Sbody Elfin Mini DNA40 is the smallest DNA40 device on the market today, measuring in at a tiny 65 x 32 x 22mm, and it features the most popular and one of the most reliable chipsets on the market in the form of the Evolv DNA40.

It’s a box mod that feels great in hand, with a zinc alloy construction and rubberized texture.

The self-adjusting 510 connector allows your atomiser to sit flush on the device, and the Sbody Elfin Mini packs a 1400 mAh inbuilt battery that has a rapid 2 hour charge time from empty to full, making it a very convenient device to have on you!

Features

  • 65 x 32 x 22mm dimensions
  • Weight: 112g
  • Authentic Large Screen Evolv DNA40 chip
  • 1-40w output power
  • Fires resistance down to 0.1ohm in TC, 0.16ohm in wattage mode
  • Self adjusting 510 connector
  • Temperature control with Ni200 wire
  • 1400mah in built battery with rapid 2 hour charge time

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Best Mini Box Mods

Joyetech eVic VTwo – 75W – Replaceable 18650 Battery

Joyetech eVic VTwo Mini ModThe Joyetech eVic VTwo comes with a 75W maximum power output and is fuelled by a single 18650 battery.

The eVic VTwo Mini is the follow on from the very popular eVic mini. While maybe not a worthhile upgrade for owners of the original, this mod offers new users a great option.

This mini vape mod features full temp control compatibility with Ni200, SS316 and Ti wires with resistances of 0.05 in TC mode and 0.15 in VW mode.

Add firmware upgrades and a sweet design to the list and we have another great little vape mod that performs a treat.

Features

  • Dimensions: 22.20 x 38.20 x 82.00mm
  • Up to 75w output power
  • Ni200, Titanium and Stainless Steel wires supported in TC
  • Bright and clear OLED screen with clock option
  • Firmware can be upgraded
  • Takes a single 18650 battery, not included

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Kooper Mini V2 TC – 80W – Replaceable 18650 Battery

Kooper Mini 2 Mod
The original Kooper Mini was a great little device, being one of the most robustly constructed mini mods out there. The Kooper Mini V2 is the recent follow up and retains all the positives while adding more power.

The V2 is able to put out up to 80w of output power, and fire resistances down to 0.2ohm in variable wattage mode and 0.06ohm in temperature control. A solid, clean design that will appeal to vapers who want a compact design with plenty of power.

Features

  • Size: 81.5mm x 43mm x 24.5mm
  • 80w maximum power output
  • Temperature control
  • Magnetic battery door cover
  • USB charging
  • Comes with silicon case
  • Takes a single 18650 battery, not included

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Jacvapour Series B – 40W – Replaceable 18650 Battery

Jacvapour Series B Tilt ReviewThe Jacvapour Series B mod offers a unique take on the classic box mod. The tank sits on a slanted top that ’tilts’ just a touch so as to provide an improved, ergonomic vape. Does it make a difference? Maybe, maybe not, but I think it looks pretty cool.

There is no temp control functionality here, this mini box mod is targeted towards vapers that want a straight forward, easy to use vape device. 40W is plenty for many vapers but if you are going to go below 0.5 Ohms then you ‘may’ be better off looking at a mod with an increased power output.

The size is just right as well, the Series B Tilt sits comfortably in the palm of your hand.

Further Reading: Jacvapour Series B Review

  • Size: 78mm x 22mm x 33mm
  • 40w maximum power output
  • Quality build and unique design
  • Magnetic battery door cover
  • USB charging
  • Easy for newer vapers to use
  • Takes a single 18650 battery, not included

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Pioneer 4 You IPV D3 – 80W – Replaceable 18650 Battery

IPV D3 Mini Box ModPioneer4You’s IPV series of mods have been amongst the most popular ever, mainly thanks to the ultra reliable Yihi chips included in them that are packed with features.

The IPV D3 is one of the most comfortable mods out there to hold in your hand, yet very powerful as well with a maximum power output of 80w and resistance read down to 0.05ohm in TC mode and 0.15ohm in VW mode.

The Yihi chip offers a great vape in temperature control, being very accurate, and support is there for Ni200 and Titanium wires.

Further Reading: Pioneer 4 You IPV D3 Review

Features

  • 80 x 40 x 24mm dimensions
  • Reliable and accurate Yihi chip
  • Up to 80w output power
  • Ni200 and Titanium wires supported in TC
  • Bright and clear OLED screen
  • Magnetic battery cover
  • Takes a single 18650 battery, not included

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So there you have 8 of the best micro/nano box mods and 4 of the best mini box mods available on the market today.

These offer a combination of stealthy form factor, power and in some cases temperature control and inbuilt USB rechargeable batteries for convenience.

What they all do have in common is great value for money and a very stealthy vape!

If you are considering one of the smaller vape mods, just keep this in mind.

The smallest of the small vape devices do have limited battery life, especially if you are sub ohm vaping. If you are using a tank such as the Nautilus X that requires less wattage to run, they will of course last a lot longer.

So, unless you are a very light vaper, we would recommend the Nano/Micro mods with built in batteries be used as a secondary, or complementary device to your main vape.

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12 COMMENTS

  1. A good list overall, however my personal favourite it the Aspire NX75-A (aluminium). The Zinc-alloy version is quite heavy but the Alu version is really light. It’s smaller than my Evic minis, fires faster and is almost down to nugget sizes. Replaceable 18650 tops it off for me.

  2. Nice list! Good work. I live the mini mods. I own the Target, Mini Volt and also one that wasnt on your list. The Council of Vapor Mega Volt. Which actually in my opinion is the best one out there as far as capabilities and battery life. Also the quick charge feature is mint! Half hour with the cord it comes with.

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