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Arcteryx Blade 28 backpack Review

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We checked 78 reviews from experts and users. Based on all the reviews, the weighted average rating is 4.1 out of 5.

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What you need to know

Arcteryx Blade 28 is a backpack with a capacity of 1709 cu in (28 litres). This gives you room for everything you need for commuting to school and work.

The Arcteryx Blade 28 backpack scored 4.1 stars out of 5 in our review analysis. This means that the backpack got a great rating that makes it a great choice.

Our review analysis is based on more than 70 reviews, so it should give you an excellent idea about what the reviewers think of the Blade 28.

The Blade 28 is made of synthetic fibre.

Depending on your flying habits, you might be sorry to find out that the Arcteryx Blade 28 isn't cabin approved.

Bag specifications

Manufacturer: Arcteryx
Model: Blade 28

Capacity: 1709 cu in (28 litres)
Weight: -2.2 lbs
Weight/capacity score: -28
Height: -0.4 in
Width: -0.4 in
Depth: -0.4 in

Pros and cons

Here's what the reviewers think about the Arcteryx Blade 28 bag:

Reviewers like these things about the Arcteryx Blade 28

  • Several users noted that the Arcteryx Blade backpack is equipped with dural handles on top and sides.
  • Reviewers thought that its zippered side access makes it easier to get things inside the compartment from its side.
  • Laptop users lauded the presence of a padded sleeve dedicated to keeping their gadgets safe and secure.
  • Reviewers thought that it is easy to organize and store things well through its sufficient pockets.
  • Other reviewers found that it is equipped with a cable pass making it easy to charge on the go.
  • Users thought that its thermoformed padded back pannel provide support and additional comfort.
  • Its zippered pockets are praised by users for ensuring safety and security of the things placed inside the backpack.
  • Reviewers thought that its dual density shoulder straps offer total support by conforming to the body structure.
  • Many of those who tried the pack like are able to disperse the weight of the load evenly.
  • Several testers thought that its style is appealing.
  • Other users thought that it could be used for work and school.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the backpack has limited capacity when used in traveling.
  • A user felt that the fabrics are not waterproof nor are they water-resistant.

Bag number C460/31342

Last updated on July 20, 2018