“Variety is the very spice of life that gives it all its flavor.” The world of vaping is indeed a vast and somewhat unexplored dimension for millions of people around the world still yet to discover vaping. Firstly, a vaporizer is an electronic device that turns certain ingredients such as e-liquids dry herbs and concentrates into vapor for inhalation without burning them. There are different types of vaporizers on the market today explicitly made to suit the needs and preferences of the people. I know, “there are so many tasty options,” but while many of them may have similar parts and use the same basic working principle, deciding which type of vaporizer to use can be a very tricky decision.
So what are the different types, and how do you know which vaporizer is best for you? In this article, we’ll be reviewing the different types of vaporizers on the market today so sit back, relax and enjoy.
THE DESKTOP VAPORIZERS
Borrowing one feature in particular from its unrelated distant uncle-cousin-brother-sister, the Desktop computer (you get the gist), Desktop Vaporizers are basically left on the desk or tabletop. These types of vaporizers are usually connecteddirectly to an electrical outlet or receptacle, which means they don’t require batteries to function, which also means they last longer than the portable vaporizers and give an uninterrupted experience.
Because of the higher energy source that feeds the desktop vaporizer, they can reach temperatures as high as 400 degrees Fahrenheit.
There are only two types of Desktop Vaporizers, often called the standard vaporizer.
Desktop vaporizers in general work using a convection heating system. There are a lot of really cool desktop vaporizers available on the market, with one of the most popular brands being the Volcano.
THE PORTABLE VAPORIZERS
For every desktop device, there is most likely a portable version out there for lovers of things mobile, and the vaporizer isn’t going to be left out. These types of vaporizers, often dubbed “handheld vaporizers,” are small in size and require high-capacity rechargeable batteries to produce all the heat that it needs to vaporize your herbs and oils.
The portable vaporizers became a big hit largely due to their size, quality of material, reliability, durability, and concealment. The 4 different types of portable vaporizers include:
So which is better in a typical matchup: Desktop vaporizers vs. portablevaporizers? It all depends on individual preferences and of course, how large your pocket is. Desktop vaporizers, however, have better temperature controls than their portable counterparts. The fact is that electronic vaporizers have come to staywhether portable or desktop, so embrace them and enjoy quality vapor both at home and on the go.