GLO at a Glance: A Quick Guide


The Heat180 Team prides ourselves on our extensive and in-depth reviews, but we understand that sometimes you just need a quick answer, so we’ve compiled all the essential information about GLO devices in one post.

    
DeviceGLO (Original)GLO Series 2 MiniGLO Series 2
Price$40USD$60USD$85USD
Diameters 86 x 44 x 22mm82 x 41 x 20mm86 x 44 x 22mm
Weight101g86g102g
Weight with Packaging323g307g343g
Battery TypeUnspecifiedLi-ion (2000mAh)Li-ion (3250mAh)
Power InputMicro-B USBMicro-B USBMicro-B USB
Charging TimeBetween 2-4 hoursApproximately 1 hour and 5 minutesApproximately 2 hours 19 minutes
Temperature AdjustmentNoNoNo
Maximum Blade Temperature464 F, 240 C391 F, 199 C408 F, 209 C
Time it Takes for Device to HeatApproximately 40 secondsApproximately 40 secondsApproximately 40 seconds
Vibrates to Indicate Nearing the End of a Cycle YesYesYes
How Long Does a Cycle Last3.5 minutes3.5 minutes3.5 minutes
How Many Cycles Before Device Needs ChargingOfficially 30, but our test users got 32Officially 15, but our testers usually got 18Officially 30, but our testers usually got 43
HeatSticksNeo and Kent NeoSticksNeo and Kent NeoSticksNeo and Kent NeoSticks
Built-In Cleaning MechanismNoNoNo
How Often Should Device Be CleanedEvery 20 HeatSticksEvery 20 HeatSticksEvery 20 HeatSticks
Accessories AvailableYes - Cleaning Brush, Micro-B USB Cable, skins (stick-on patterns, often limited edition and vary on region)Yes - Cleaning Brush, Micro-B USB Cable, skins (stick-on patterns, often limited edition and vary on region)Yes - Cleaning Brush, Micro-B USB Cable, skins (stick-on patterns, often limited edition and vary on region)
Accessories Price$1.50-$5.00USD$1.50-$5.00USD$1.50-$5.00USD
Colors AvailableGold, SilverBlack, Blue, Red, PurpleBlack, Gold, Silver, Pink, Steel Blue
Regions AvailableLimitedAllAll
Our Pick (The GLO Device Our Team Would Recommend)

*Please note that all prices are from the official IQOS website. Prices may vary based on retailer.


To see our full reviews for these devices (including manufacturer and wholesaler information) visit out GLO Review page, or check out our YouTube channel where we share our teams’ personal experiences with the devices as well as tips and tricks.



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