Here at First Hand Smoke, your destination for electronic cigarette reviews,
we’re a group of devoted vapers.


We all use e-cigarettes regularly and want to share all we've learned. We do that with a full rundown of facts and information about e-cigs in our “resources” section, the very latest news about electronic cigarettes and vaping in our “news” section, and our opinions on the best e-cigarettes on the market in our reviews section.


Of course, we're pro-vaping. But our editor-in-chief also is a trained journalist, so we've done the best we can to keep our site as objective as possible. We do our best to make sure our resource articles are balanced and fair; we don't choose just "positive" stories for our news section; and our e-cigarette reviews are completely honest, representing our panel's unbiased opinions on each ecig that's included.


On our front page, you'll first see our choices for the top four "traditional" e-cigarettes with replaceable cartridges, the simplest type of rechargeable systems. Next, you'll see a similar listing for tank/eGo personal vaporizers, which are a bit more advanced but becoming extremely popular. Links to all of our reviews are below those listings, and our exclusive discount coupon codes are on each review page. Also on the front page you'll see the very latest in unbiased e-cigarette news (as well as our own opinions, clearly marked), plus our comprehensive electronic cigarette resources section.


Please take your time to explore our site, leave your comments, join our mailing list to get the very latest offers and special deals we’re able to secure for our visitors, and let us know what you think!

TOP RATED "TRADITIONAL" ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES

Green Smoke

Green Smoke tops our e-cig rankings, for several major reasons. Their electronic cigarettes have the strongest throat...

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South Beach Smoke

South Beach Smoke burst on the e-cigarette scene with lots of hype and celebrity buzz, so we were a little skeptical...

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V2 Cigs

We’ve tried so many e-cigarettes over the last few years that it was difficult to sort out a top three, let alone a...

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Vapor Couture

It’s surprising to us that most electronic cigarette companies haven’t specifically targetted products to...

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TOP RATED TANK/EGO PERSONAL VAPORIZERS

Halo Triton

The Halo Triton is our choice for best tank/vape pen in a quickly-expanding market. As Big Tobacco moves to take over...

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VaporFi Pro

VaporFi (formerly known as Vapor Zone) has quickly made quite a name for itself in the e-liquid and electronic...

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V2 Pro Series 7

If you’re ready to take a step up from a vape pen, you owe it to yourself to check out the V2 Pro Series 7...

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V2 Pro Series 3

For quite some time, V2 Cigs has a big player in the electronic cigarette world; over the last couple of years,...

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LATEST E-CIGARETTE NEWS

Teen Smoking Down, E-Cig Use Up

The US Centers For Disease Control and Prevention have released new research showing that teen use of tobacco has...

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Daily Use Of Tank Systems Helps Smokers Quit?

Two new studies have been published in the journal Addiction and Nicotine & Tobacco, on the subject of electronic...

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Lung Group Calls For E-Cig Ban Or Limits

One of the world’s major lung research organizations, the Forum of International Respiratory Societies, has...

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Questions On Claims Of Shrinking E-Cig Sales

A debate has begun over a recent report claiming that sales of e-cigarettes have dropped substantially over the past...

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E-CIGARETTE RESOURCES

How Electronic Cigarettes Work – A Primer

E-cigarettes all work in basically the same way, whether they’re cheap disposables, “cartridge”...

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Just How Safe Are Electronic Cigarettes?

You never see claims anywhere, even from manufacturers of e-cigarettes, that they’re safe. There are legal and...

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E-Cigarette and E-Liquid Ingredients

The safety of electronic cigarettes is still an open question, since no rigorous and conclusive scientific studies...

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The History Of The Electronic Cigarette

In 1963, Herbert Gilbert came up with the idea of the first “smokeless cigarette.” This was, technically,...

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