Your first steps with IQOS ORIGINALS DUO and IQOS 3 DUO

Learn everything about your start with IQOS ORIGINALS DUO and IQOS 3 DUO: How to use, charge and clean your IQOS properly, as well as tips and tricks for the best possible tobacco experience.
Get to know your IQOS Originals DUO and IQOS 3 DUO
Follow the below steps to learn the key features on your IQOS device.

1. Place the holder inside the pocket charger. 

2. Press the pocket charger button for 4 seconds to turn the device ON or OFF. Remember, turning off the pocket charger will also turn off the holder. 

3. Press and release the pocket charger button briefly;

3.1 Check the strip lights on the pocket charger to view the pocket charger’s charge status. 

a. 4 full strip lights will indicate that the pocket charger is more than 75% charged.

3.2 Check the rounded lights on the pocket charger to view the holder’s status. 

a. Pulsing white rounded light on the pocket charger indicates that the holder is being charged. 

b. 2 full stationary rounded lights will indicate that the holder is ready for 2 back-to-back experiences. 

4. Allow your pocket charger to charge your holder completely. 

5. You know the key features and are ready to use your device! Watch the tutorial to learn further details on your IQOS ORIGINALS DUO and IQOS 3 DUO device.

How to use your IQOS ORIGINALS DUO and IQOS 3 DUO
Start your first experience with your IQOS ORIGINALS DUO

1. Take the fully charged holder out of your pocket charger

2. Insert a tobacco stick gently into the holder. Insert the tobacco end first and stop at the silver line of the tobacco stick. Refrain from pulling the holder cap and twisting the tobacco stick.

3. Press the holder button until it vibrates. Holder lights will start pulsing to prepare for the experience. Wait until you feel two vibrations and the holder lights become stationary. 

4. You are ready to go! Remember, one experience will be up to 14 puffs or 6 minutes, whichever comes first. The holder will vibrate, and the lights will start to pulse when two more puffs or 30 seconds are remaining.

5. Once finished, pull up the holder cap and remove the tobacco stick. Remember always to pull up the holder cap first.  

6. Slide down the holder cap back. Press and release briefly the holder button to see the remaining experience. 1 light means 1 remaining experience, and no light means the holder should be charged. 

7. Watch the tutorial to learn more details on how to use your IQOS ORIGINALS DUO and IQOS 3 DUO.

How to charge your IQOS ORIGINALS DUO and IQOS 3 DUO
Keep your IQOS fully charged for up to 20 experiences

1. Place the holder inside the pocket charger. 

2. Press and release the pocket charger button briefly and check the strip lights on the pocket charger to view the pocket charger’s charge status. If there is only one strip light and it is flashing, this means the charge level of the pocket charger is too low.

3. Plug the pocket charger into a power outlet with the original IQOS power adaptor and AC Cable. While your pocket charger is being charged, strip lights will be pulsing. 

4. Remember always to use the official IQOS power adaptor and AC Cable. Refrain from charging your device with a non-original cable/power adaptor or with a laptop, this may interrupt your experience. 

5. Ensure the pocket charger is fully charged to have up to 20 experiences from your holder. 

6. Watch the tutorial to learn more details on how to charge your IQOS ORIGINALS DUO and IQOS 3 DUO.

How to clean your IQOS ORIGINALS DUO and IQOS 3 DUO
Clean your IQOS for the best possible tobacco experience

1. Ensure to let your Holder fully cool down before you start cleaning (at least 30 seconds after the last use).

2. Slide the holder cap off and tap out any loose tobacco.

3.a. For IQOS 3 DUO: Open the rotating head of the cleaning tool and insert it without twisting. Gently rotate three times. Remove without twisting. Gently tap your holder again for any remaining residue.

3.b. For IQOS ORIGINALS DUO: Open the rotating head of the cleaning tool and insert it without twisting. Gently rotate three times. Remove without twisting. Gently tap your holder again for any remaining residue. Open the sweeping head of the cleaning tool and align the position to the holder and the heating blade. Insert smoothly without twisting. Move sideways from left to right to remove the residue around the blade. Gently tap your holder again for any remaining residue.

5. Use cleaning sticks to clean inside the holder without touching the heating blade. Clean also the inside of the holder cap from the bottom and the top.

6. Refrain from applying too much pressure and touching the heating blade.

7. Clean after each pack of tobacco sticks to save the taste you like.

8. Watch the tutorial to learn more details on how to clean your IQOS device.

IQOS ORIGINALS DUO usage tips
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Clean the contacts.

Clean the contacts between your IQOS ORIGINALS DUO holder and the pocket charger regularly with the cleaning sticks. This will help the holder to be charged faster for their next experience.

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Clean the cap regularly.

Change the cap of IQOS ORIGINALS DUO holder every 6 months with a new one. This will help you to keep the optimal heated tobacco experience that you like.

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Firmware upgrade.

Update the firmware of your IQOS ORIGINALS DUO regularly. Updating its firmware will help you to maintain the device's performance and improve your experience.

Register your device

for more benefits and care

That's not all. There's more useful information in our IQOS ORIGINAL DUO User Guide.

Our IQOS ORIGINALS DUO User Guide will let you delve deep into how your device works and how to use it.
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