IQOS 3 DUO
How is IQOS 3 DUO different from the previous devices?
The new IQOS 3 DUO has our fastest and most powerful Holder within IQOS family. Inspired by our customers, it has been designed around your needs to enjoy the IQOS moment your way:
- It enables to enjoy two consecutive uses without Holder recharging
- Faster Holder charging allows you to focus on your enjoyment and not worry about recharge:
• At least 2min 20sec faster than charging the Holder of IQOS 2.4 Plus*
• At least 1min 40sec faster than charging the Holder of IQOS 3*
- It hosts our IQOS ProtectPlus™ System for better protection and reliability and NFC chip for easy registration and access to IQOS website
*provided IQOS 3 DUO Holder is fully charged the first time or when fully depleted; and applicable for charging IQOS 3 DUO Holder from 0 to 1 use. It may depend on conditions of use, on battery lifecycle, weather conditions and device usage.
How can I check the charge level of the battery?
To check the charge level of the IQOS 3 Duo Pocket Charger, press & release the Pocket Charger Button.
The Pocket Charger Status light will turn ON for 3 sec to indicate battery status:
4 LEDs = more than 75% charged
1 LED = low charge. Need to charge
How long does it take to fully charge the device?
It takes approximately 120 minutes to fully charge the IQOS 3 DUO Pocket Charger from an electrical outlet. Only charge IQOS 3 DUO device using IQOS AC Power Adaptor and USB cable.
Should I always fully charge my Pocket Charger battery?
IQOS 3 DUO device does not require a full charge to work, however we recommend to fully charge the device before the first usage.
If the IQOS 3 DUO Pocket Charger is fully charged, you may use the Holder up to 20 times.
The Holder charging time is effective only if the IQOS 3 DUO Holder is fully charged the first time or after being fully depleted.
Can I charge IQOS 2.4/2.4+ Holder with the IQOS 3 DUO Pocket Charger and vice versa?
No, the new IQOS 3 DUO Pocket Charger is only compatible with IQOS 3.
If you insert the IQOS™ 2.4+ Holder into the IQOS 3DUO Pocket Charger, the Holder will not fit because of different size. If you accidentally insert the IQOS 3 DUO Holder in the IQOS™ 2.4+ Pocket Charger, the Pocket Charger lights will start blinking, however, the Holder won’t charge.
Can I use IQOS AC power adaptor & USB cable from the previous device version to charge the IQOS 3 DUO device?
You can use the IQOS AC Power Adaptor from the previous device versions. However, IQOS 3 DUO USB cable hosts a USB-C port, which is different from that of IQOS™ 2.4+.
How can I reset my IQOS 3 DUO device?
You can easily reset your IQOS 3 DUO device by pressing and holding the Pocket Charger Button for 10 seconds (until lights fade out), then releasing. All Status Lights will turn OFF, blink three times, and progressively fade in, to confirm the RESET.
How to check the Holder status for available uses?
You can check the Holder status (how many uses are available without recharge) in two ways – either on the Holder itself or on the Pocket Charger:
To check the status on the Holder:
- Press & release the Button of the Holder:
o 2 lights – ready for two uses
o 1 light – ready for one use
o No light – Holder not charged
To check the Holder status on the Pocket Charger:
- Press & release the Pocket Charger Button
- 2 lights – ready for two uses
- 1 light – ready for one use
On IQOS 3 DUO P. Charger | On IQOS 3 P. Charger*
* For those customers who use a mixed version of IQOS 3 DUO Holder in the IQOS 3 Pocket Charger. In some cases it may be required to upgrade the firmware of IQOS 3 Pocket Charger to know when the Holder is ready for 1 use.
How does IQOS 3 DUO adapt to my rhythm of consumption?
IQOS 3 DUO enables to have two consecutive uses without Holder recharge. They will be indicated by the two white LED lights on your Holder and Pocket Charger.
What do device vibrations mean?
IQOS 3 DUO Holder vibrations are activated in the following situations: - At the start of the heating (once you press the Holder Button to start) - one vibration - When the device is ready to be used – two vibrations - When the experience is nearly complete (30 seconds prior the end) - two vibrations - When the experience is nearly complete (30 seconds prior the end of the tobacco session) - two vibrations.
What is the optimal IQOS 3 DUO device functioning temperature?
IQOS 3 DUO is designed to work in a wide range of temperatures, but HEETSTM tobacco stick tastes best when the device is used between 0°C and 50°C.
What is NFC?
NFC stands for Near-field communication (NFC). It enables two electronic devices to communicate by bringing them within 4cm of each other.
NFC can be used to easily access the IQOS website and register your device. NFC is not currently available on all smart phones. If NFC is not available on your smart phone please scan the QR code to open the IQOS website to register your device, find your nearest IQOS store, contact Customer Care, access the IQOS online store and much more.
How to activate NFC function?
If your phone hosts a NFC chip, just activate your NFC in your phone’s settings menu. The two devices will connect automatically when you bring them close to each other (less than 4 cm apart) and the IQOS webpage will open. That’s it.
If your phone is unable to read the IQOS NFC tag, please scan the QR code on your device packaging.
How can I register my device by using NFC or QR code?
There are two ways to access the IQOS website for registration: with NFC tap or QR code:
1. Registration by using NFC Tap:
Tap your smartphone on the device’s door to open the web interface on your phone’s screen and fill in the required information to register. Note, that the device’s serial number is automatically populated.
2. Registration by using QR code:
Scan the QR code on the device packaging (the folio inside the packaging that contains user documents) to open the web interface and take a picture of the label on the packaging to capture the serial number of your device. The device’s serial number is automatically populated. If not, please take a picture of the label outside the packaging box to capture the serial number of your device and fill in the required information to register your device.
How can I upgrade the firmware of my IQOS 3 Pocket Charger to use it with IQOS 3 DUO Holder?
If you already have an IQOS 3 device and would like to use your IQOS 3 DUO Holder with the IQOS 3 Pocket Charger, you might need to upgrade your firmware.
To understand whether your current IQOS 3 requires an upgrade, do the following:
1. Fully charge your IQOS 3 DUO Holder and insert it in the IQOS 3 Pocket Charger
2. Press the Pocket Charger button to check the Holder status light:
a. If the light blinks once – need upgrade
b. If the light blinks twice – no need for upgrade
You can upgrade the firmware of your device in the IQOS Store. It is free of charge.
After the upgrade you will be able to charge and use your IQOS 3 DUO Holder with the IQOS 3 Pocket Charger.
What is a New ProtectPlus™ System?
IQOS ProtectPlus™ introduces a number of improved features related to design and technology to redefine the concept of protection and reliability of IQOS 3™:
• robust outer shell improves shock resistance of the device
• new side door opening tested to guarantee reliable device performance
• new technology provides longer battery life
• electronic chamber* of your IQOS 3™ Holder has been redesigned for improved device reliability
* Electronic chamber refers to the area of the IQOS™ Holder, where the electronic elements are located.