Joyetech eVic Primo 2.0 228w Review

  • Excellent build quality
  • Elegant looks
  • Great design
  • Extremely comfortable to hold and use
  • Easy to change batteries
  • Firmware upgradeable
  • Preheat function
  • TCR Mode

  • Not the biggest fan of the stickers (subjective)
  • The standard stainless steel temperature control mode could be a bit better

9.2Total Score
Top of the Line

All in all, a solid dual 18650 box mod that is very comfortable to use, ton of features. Everything just works great with this device, and I never experienced any issues with its performance. Also, the fact that atomizers up to 25mm sit flush with no overhang is a huge pro for this device!


What is Joyetech EVic Primo 2.0 TC Box Mod 228W

Powered by dual replaceable 18650 batteries, the eVic Primo 2.0 provides durability and reliability with a 228W maximum output. Featuring the new charging balance system, it supports a 2.0A quick charge capability, providing a faster charging time. The eVic Primo 2.0 comes with upgradeable firmware and multiple functions such as a clock, custom logo, preheat and reverse charging. The wide coverage for tanks with various 510 pin lengths, as well as the new carbon fiber coatings make the eVic Primo 2.0 outstanding and unique.

Product Specification

  • Size: 53 x 26 x 84.0mm
  • Output mode: VW/VT (Ni, Ti, SS316)/TCR/Smart/RTC/USB Charge mode
  • Features: quick charge/reverse charge/preheat/custom logo/real-time clock
  • Output range: 1-228W
  • Depth of 510 pins applicable: 4.0-5.5mm
  • Resistance range: 0.05-1.5ohm under VT/TCR mode; 0.1-3.5ohm under VW mode
  • Temperature control: 100-315°C/ 200-600°F
  • Battery using: dual married high-rate 18650 cells (continues discharge current 25A)
  • Max charging current: 2.0A
  • Max output current: 50A


  • 228W with 50A maximum output current
  • Applicable for various tanks
  • Equalizing charge system
  • Innovative buck-boost technology
  • Quick charge system – 2A
  • Power bank for reverse charge
  • Onboard reverse polarity protection
  • Dual circuit protection
  • Upgradeable firmware


The eVic Primo 2.0 is powered by dual 18650 high-rate batteries where max output can be reached to 228W. It offers more possibilities when using various coils with its 50A maximum output current.

Applicable for various tanks

The exquisite spring loaded 510 connector of the eVic Primo 2.0 is applicable for tanks with 510 length ranged at 4.0mm to 5.5mm.Tanks are also free to go up to 25mm diameter as you prefer.

Power bank for reverse charge

The eVic Primo 2.0 can be served as a power bank to charge other e-cigarettes or electronic devices. Install the new reverse charging adapter (sell separately) on the 510 connector.

Equalizing charge system

Equalizing charge technology was applied in order to bring all cells to an equal state of charge.

Innovative buck-boost technology                                                    Quick charge system

The eVic Primo 2.0 adopts the innovative buck-boost technology to provide much steadier output power.

The eVic Primo 2.0 has 2.0A maximum charging current with which it can get fully charged more quickly than normal ones when using the Avatar quick charger (sell separately).

Onboard reverse polarity protection                                                Dual circuit protection

The onboard reverse polarity protection protects the device from damage in the event of reverse battery installation.

eVic Primo 2.0 applies two sets of battery protection circuit system, realizing overall battery protection of over-charging, over-current and over-discharging, which makes it more safe and reliable.

Upgradeable firmware

eVic Primo 2.0 comes with the upgradeable firmware.

Having the latest Version 4.05, real-time clock, preheat, custom logo, and reverse charging are all available.

Who Should Purchase the Product?

This device is ideal for the pro users as well as for the beginners due to ease of use.

Alternative solutions

Wismec Predator 228 TC MOD

Is it worth buying?

Joyetech EVic Primo 2.0 is top of the line product that offers excellent performance alongwith good battery life and beautiful design.

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