As an upgraded version of the Hitachi Magic Wand, Vibratex had enhanced the wand to add additional flexibility when using the device. The weight of the wand has been reduced to minimize the strain on your arms, hands and wrists. Also, the wand is now more powerful than ever. The Hitachi Original Magic Wand has newer technologically advanced motor that runs quieter and more efficiently all with less power drawn. This improved wand is also now able to run 25 minutes straight without overheating. Accept no imitations, beware of knock-offs and wanna-be's, the Original Magic Wand weighs 1.45 lbs. Included with your purchase is a free IntiMD straight attachment for the Magic Wand. This is especially helpful when you want to pin-point any specific spot of soreness.