DaVinci Miqro: The 6 Minute Review

The Miqro is an awesome portable vaporizer created by the genius team at DaVinci. Released onto the market in 2018, the Miqro is the younger sibling of the renowned DaVinci IQ which was released 2 years previously in 2016. It’s smaller, boasts a design more suited to sessions on the go, and provides more discretion than the IQ. 

Designed specifically for use with dry herbs, the Miqro is the ultimate portable companion to support all your vaping needs. The durable aluminum shell, speedy heat-up time, and ceramic heating element contribute to creating an incomparable experience. 

Davinci Miqro Vaporizer

$95.90 $137.00

Having tried and tested the Miqro, we thought it’d only be right to create an in-depth review of this vaporizer. We’ll cover everything there is to know from unboxing, to technical specifications, to using it to its full potential. 

DaVinci Miqro: Answering All Your Questions About Tech Specs

Q1: How much does the DaVinci Miqro cost?

The DaVinci Miqro portable vaporizer is available for $99.00. 

Q2: What can you vape with the DaVinci Miqro?

Unfortunately for all the concentrate exclusive connoisseurs, the Miqro is only compatible with dry herbs. Sadly, if it’s concentrates, you tend to prefer this won’t be the vape for you. 

Q3: How big is the DaVinci Miqro?

The dimensions of the DaVinci Miqro are as follows: 3.4cm x 7.9cm x 2.3cm. It’ll effortlessly fit into any trouser pocket, ready to be reached for at any time to commence your next session. When it comes to dry herb vaping on the go, they don’t come much stealthier than this. 

Q4: How much does the DaVinci Miqro weigh?

Adding to this supreme element of portability delivered by the Miqro, the unit as a whole weighs just 104 grams. 

Q5: What is the DaVinci Miqro’s oven chamber made of?

The DaVinci Miqro has an all-ceramic heating element and chamber path. Ceramic is renowned for providing the smoothest, most flavorful vapor as it interferes with the flavor of your dry herb far less than a metal chamber, for example. 

Q7: What’s the DaVinci Miqro’s heating system?

Like most portable vaporizers, the Miqro features a conduction heating system. This causes the chamber to be directly heated by the power source, thus causing the dry herbs to vaporize. 

Conduction heating is often speedier than convection models, however, there may be more need to mix the herbs within the chamber to ensure they’re heating evenly. 

Q8: Does the DaVinci Miqro have a wireless charger?

No, the DaVinci Miqro does not have a wireless charger. Instead, it’s chargeable using the included micro USB charging wire. 

Q9: How long does the DaVinci Miqro’s battery last?

The Miqro’s 900mAh battery, when fully charged, will last for approximately 2-4 sessions per charge depending on the temperatures you’re vaping at. 

Q10: How long does the DaVinci Miqro take to charge?

When completely flat, the Miqro will take between 1-2 hours to charge fully. 

Q11: What’s the temperature range of the DaVinci Miqro?

The temperature range of the DaVinci Miqro will support whatever your preference of vapor. The range is between 355-420°F (180-215°C). 

The Miqro, in vintage DaVinci style, also features Smart Path heating settings that increase the temperature slowly throughout the session. This helps get the most from your material, ensuring nothing is wasted and all are enjoyed. 

The Smart paths are as follows:

  • Smart Path 1: 177°C - 188°C
  • Smart Path 2: 188°C - 199°C
  • Smart Path 3: 199°C - 210°C
  • Smart Path 4: 210°C - 221°C

As standard, the Miqro will be in smart path mode. To change the precision mode you’ll need to press the power button on the side, followed by the 2 directional buttons that change the temperature. 

Q12: How does the DaVinci Miqro display temperature?

On the face of the unit, there is an LED display that’ll indicate which temperature you’re vaping at or the smart path you’ve selected. 

Q13: Does the DaVinci Miqro come with a smartphone app?

No, the Miqro cannot be controlled by a smartphone app. 

Q14: Does the DaVinci Miqro have a warranty?

Yes. With one of the best warranties on the market, the Miqro is covered by a 5-year manufacturer’s warranty. 

DaVinci Miqro: What's in the box?

1 x DaVinci Miqro

1 x Cleaning Kit

1 x Micro USB Charging Cable

1 x Extended Mouthpiece

How Does the DaVinci Miqro Work?

Now the technical specs are out of the way, let’s get into how the Miqro operates. We’ll go into detail on the heating system, loading, hitting, and maintaining the Miqro. By the end of this review, there’s no way you won’t be an expert. 

1. The DaVinci Miqro Heating System

So, the heating system. As we’ve mentioned previously above, the Miqro features a conduction heating system. This system heats the ceramic chamber directly and speedily, so you’ll endure less time waiting and more time vaping. 

2. Loading The DaVinci Miqro

To load the chamber, you’ll need to open the bottom of the device to expose it. Then, it’s time to fill the chamber with your finely ground dry herbs before packing it down in preparation for heating. 

Given away by its name, the Miqro has been designed expertly to support microdosing. The chamber is adjustable in size, so it’ll be perfect no matter how large your session. 

3. Turning On the DaVinci Miqro

On the side of the aluminum body of the Miqro, there are 3 buttons. There are two buttons that control the temperature of the device, as well as one power button. To turn on the device, all you’ll need to do is press the power button 5 times in quick succession. 

4. Setting the Temperature On the DaVinci Miqro

So, we know that there are buttons on the side to control the temperature, and LED lights to display it. Out of the box, the Miqro will be on Smart Path mode, from which you’ll be able to select any of the 4 smart path settings. 

If you’d rather use precision mode, you’ll need to press the power button once followed by each directional button. 

5. Hitting the DaVinci Miqro

Hitting the Miqro is incredibly simple. Once the device has reached your chosen temperature the haptic feedback will activate causing the device to vibrate. Once this happens, all there is to do is inhale by breathing in through the mouthpiece. 

How's the DaVinci Miqro’s Vapor Quality?

Overall, for a device of its size and price, the vapor quality is great. It’s not necessarily the best vapor quality on the market regarding smoothness, however, it’s more than satisfactory. 

Tips For Getting the Best Vapor Quality With the DaVinci Miqro

Getting the best vapor quality in each of your sessions will be a priority for any vape aficionado. Doing so will rely heavily on the cleanliness and maintenance of the device. In addition to this, users are recommended to experiment with each smart path and the precision mode to find the setting with the best vapor for their preference. 

Is The DaVinci Miqro Easy to Clean?

So we know about the importance of cleaning to ensure you’re getting the best vapor quality, but how do you do it? Well, luckily, it’s super easy. 

The elements you’ll need to focus on are the flavor chamber, the mouthpiece, and the ceramic heating chamber. The two former elements can be soaked in a bowl of isopropyl alcohol and set aside to dry after rinsing. The ceramic chamber can be cleaned by using an isopropyl-soaked cleaning swab to wipe away any residue. 

What Are the Pros and Cons of the DaVinci Miqro?

DaVinci Miqro PROS

DaVinci Miqro CONS

Great Vapor

Lengthy Charge Time

Speedy Heat Up

Battery Life Could Be Longer

Hybrid Heating

Not Compatible With Concentrates

Precision Temperature Range & Smart Paths

Portable Design

Who Should Buy the DaVinci Miqro?

The DaVinci Miqro portable vaporizer for any dry herb fanatic to feast their eyes on. Its portability is almost unmatched by any dry herb vape on the market, and it’s certainly got the performance to match. With 4 smart path settings to choose from and precision mode too, the options are endless. 

The chamber design is suitable for microdosing or supporting larger sessions, and there are even two mouthpiece options for those not in favor of the standard one. 

Overall, for the price, there’s little to criticize of the Miqro.