Vape battery experts believe that you should not trust a generic battery or a lesser-known brand. Stick with the names you know. Their reputations are riding on the safety of these cells, but Eveready and Duracell don’t make vaping batteries.
There is more to selecting an 18650 lithium battery than safety, however, like output. Some cells give you 2200mAh, others provide 2500mAh or hold their charge longer. Maximum amps differ. Selecting the top 5 has required some trial and error from vaping writers and general consumers, but here are the five we think you can trust.