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Vaporesso looks to redeem themselves after the not so hot release of the Original Aurora pod system. The new Aurora Play corrects all the negatives of the old device, and is an improvement over its predecessor.

If you’re into Zippo lighters and retro looking electronics, the Aurora Play is definitely going to be for you. It features a built in drip tip cover, and the new Omni-mini chipset. And while we can’t guarantee it’ll be your favorite, it’s definitely worth checking out.


  • Omni board mini chipset
  • Draw activated firing
  • 18-20w output
  • Single button control
  • Enlarged power button
  • 5 click functionality
  • 2ml juice capacity
  • Push to fill system
  • .65ohm/1.3ohm coils
  • nic salt/regular ejuice
  • zinc alloy construction
  • usb charging (1a)
  • battery life indicators
  • 78.8mm by 43.7mm by 15.5mm

Price: $29.99 – $39.99

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  • LED battery life indicators
  • Decent vapor production
  • Clean MTL draw
  • Warm vape
  • Fit and finish
  • Built in drip tip cover
  • Omni-mini chip
  • Visible liquid level
  • Press to fill system
  • Comfortable drip tip
  • Quick ramp up time
  • C-Cell coils outlast the competition
  • Price point
  • Comes with two pods


  • Pod can be difficult to remove when saturated with ejuice
  • No regulated wattage
  • Coils must be primed
  • Drip tip fitment
  • Odd to hold
  • Cover rattle
  • Battery life (good for 2-3 refills)


Sure it may look like a lighter, and you may find yourself playing with the drip tip cover a bit too much. But the Aurora Play is still a solid pod system that’ll provide a nice warm vape throughout the day – perfect for anyone looking to quit cigarettes!

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