Marijuana sales could hit $20 billion by 2020, with help from the ever-growing vaporizer market.
Vaping is an alternative to smoking that involves inhaling vapor from an electronic device.Some research suggests vaping is less harmful than lighting up because it doesn’t require igniting a material and inhaling carcinogens and toxins along with it.
But as the industry heats up, so does the competition. These days, there’s a range of devices to fit every consumer’s needs — whether they prioritize ease of use, portability, or style.
With so many options out there, Business Insider set out to find the very best vaporizers.
We put together a panel of industry experts and asked them for recommendations in six categories: best for the beginner, the user-on-the-go, the user who blazes at home, the marijuana concentrates fan, the buyer on a budget, and the techie. We used their responses as well as anecdotal evidence and our own personal experiences to come up with the list below.