A Review and Instructions of the Smok Novo Series: Smok Novo, Smok Novo 2, and Smok Novo X

    A Review and Instructions of the Smok Novo Series: Smok Novo, Smok Novo 2, and Smok Novo X

    What is Smok Novo?

    The Smok Novo was introduced in the market in 2019 and since then it has revolutionized the vaping industry. Smoktech, a leading vaping brand in the industry is the mind behind the Smok Novo. Smok Novo has since introduced a series of products such as Smok novo 2, Smok Novo X among others. Let’s get to know the Smok Novo and other Novo products in the series:

    1.Smok Novo

    The Smok Novo is the first in the series Smok Novo. The Smok Novo as among the pioneers in the vape market to bring about portable vapes.

    It has a luxurious and sporty body in a wide array of colors. The Smok novo runs on a 450mAh battery and although it might seem small, the amount of power needed to heat the coil is not much. Thus, you do not have to worry about the battery getting depleted fast.

    Power Flexibility

    To be fair, you cannot compare the vape pods to box mods when it comes to performance. The Smok novo does not have advanced features such as the temperature control, variable wattage, or other customizable features. It does not have adjustable power settings. In this case, you have to experiment with different flavors and find what works best for this vape device.

    Easy to Use

    The Smok Novo is pretty simple to use and friendly to beginners. To light it up, you need to use the activated sensor to light it up. Also, removing and replacing the old pod is simple. Just pull out the old and put in a new one in the body.

    The Quality of Flavor

    The Smok novo has a rich quality flavor that hits really hard. The pod can last you for up to a week before you start noticing a decline in the flavor and vapor.

    Pros and Cons of Smok Novo


    • Compact sized and stylish
    • A wide range of colors
    • Easy to operate


    • Air flow not adjustable
    • The USB cable is quite short

    Smok Novo FAQ:

    1.My device is lighting up but not hitting?

    Probably the battery has no charge. If it is not hitting after charging, try using a different pod.

    2.How many times can I refill my device?

    A few puffs will satisfy you. You should refill your device once the eliquid runs out.

    3.How long should I wait after refilling to vape?

    About five minutes to let the juice soak in well.

    2.The Smok Novo 2

    The Smok Novo 2 is the successor of the original Smok Novo. A lot has been improved from the previous series. For instance, the body design, the chassis, and visually appealing colors.

    The battery of the Smok Novo 2 has a capacity of 800mAh, which is double from the original Novo. The Smok Novo 2 has incorporated a LED light to indicate when the battery runs low.


    Pros and Cons of Smok Novo 2


    • Compact sized and sleek for easy portability
    • Refillable Pod
    • Great flavor and vapor output
    • Larger battery capacity


    • The coil is unchangeable

    The Smok Novo 2 Pods

    The Smok Novo 2 pods offers better function as compared to the original Novo. The Smok Novo 2 kit comes with both above-ohm pod and sub-ohm cartridge which meets the needs of both the direct vapers and the lung-mouth vapers. The coil type for Smok Novo 2 pods is new and you can choose from either the dual-coil, MTL, 1.4ohm cartridge or the mesh-style, 1.0ohm pod.

    Additionally, the Smok Novo 2 pods gives the user an option to choose from several wick materials. You can choose either the quartz and ceramic coils, the sub-ohm or above-ohm coils. You should note that the capacity for e-liquid in Smok Novo 2 Pods is still the same and can only hold 2ml.

    Smok Novo 2 FAQ:

    1.How Long will my Smok Novo 2 last?

    Smok Novo 2 can give you up to 600 puffs.

    2.Why is Smok Novo 2 gurgling?

    If you hear gurgling while vaping, you have probably let in too much air pressure.

    3.Why is Smok Novo 2 not charging?

    First, ensure that there is electrical connection to the device. Blow away the dust or dirt on the charging port.

    3.The Smok Novo X

    Another Smok Novo in this series is the Smok Novo X. It is the most advanced pod system in the Novo series. It has a larger profile as compared to the previous models.

    Smok Novo V Specs

    • Dimensions: 92X26.5X16.5mm
    • Weight: 50.2g
    • Wattage: 1-25 adjustable Output
    • 800mAh battery
    • 2ml eliquid capacity

    The Nova x comes with two 0.8ohm pods with meshed and dual coils variety. Unlike the previous Novos, the Smok Novo X has a display screen. Also, it has adjustable wattage output which is not present in other models.

    If you need to adjust the wattage, you can choose between 1-25W. You can adjust the wattage or the flavor using the single button on the body. These advancements on the Smok Novo X enables it to deliver the best flavor compared to other pods in the Novo series.


    The Smok Novo X uses the 800mAh battery and it lasts long. It uses the micro-USB charger to charge the battery. It will take you approximately one and half hour to fully charge your battery.

    Smok Novo X Pods

    The Novo X pods are quite different compared to other Smok Novo devices. Also, they are pretty larger with a bigger mouthpiece which makes it comfortable to vape on. At 22.5W, you get a tight, warm vapor MTL draw. You have different wattage range from Novo X pods, find one that is comfortable for you.

    Pros and Cons of Smok Novo X


    • Great pleasant flavor
    • Excellent battery life
    • Easy portability
    • It has variable wattage


    • The battery takes long to charge
    • There are panel creaks

    Smok Nova X FAQ:

    1.My Smok Novo X is not working. What could be the reason?

    First, ensure the device is charged. If it is still not working, remove the pod and check if there any leakages which are causing it not to fire up.

    2.How Long will my Smok Novo X last?

    If you are using 50:50 VG:PG juice ratio, it can go up to two weeks.

    1. Can I Vape while my Novo X is charging?

    Yes, you can.

    Comparison: Smok Nova Vs. Smok Nova 2 Vs. Smok Nova X


    Smok Nova

    Smok Nova 2

    Smok Nova X







    43 g


    Battery Capacity

    450 mAh



    Power Output




    Voltage output




    Resistance range

    1.2ohms, 1.5ohms



    Charging Voltage




    Charging Current



    Max 0.68A


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