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Arcteryx Index Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

3.70
based on 55 reviews


We have checked tens of reviews and found 6 reasons to buy the Index - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


84% of the reviewers give the Arcteryx Index a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (69%)
Good (15%)
Average (3%)
Poor (5%)
Bad (5%)





Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Arcteryx Index:

Reviewers like these things about the Arcteryx Index

  • Testers confirmed that it is a lightweight and sturdy backpack which is much comfortable to carry.
  • Some testers have also mentioned the great storage capacity of the pack.
  • A few travellers have said that it is a fashionable pack that can carry all gears for daily commuting.
  • Some reviewers have also mentioned about the few well thought out compartments of the pack which helped them to keep things organized.
  • A few said that the hydration system of the pack is great and keeps it separate from the other compartments.
  • Some travellers also complimented of the built material and zippers of the backpack.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A few reviewers have complained about a bad ventilation system of the backpack.
  • Some reviewers also complained about the thin straps which made the carry painful on the shoulders.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Arcteryx Index models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity5-15 l (305-915 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.2-0.4 oz (0.1-0.2 kg)
Length iconLength3-15 in (8-38 cm)
Width8-9 in (20-23 cm)
Height2-10 in (5-25 cm)


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Travel
Sport
Hiking
Cycling
School
Backpacking



Popular Models


Arcteryx Index 15

100% choose the Arcteryx Index 15

100 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Orange


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity15 l (915 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.4 oz (0.2 kg)
Length iconLength13 in (33 cm)
Width8 in (20 cm)
Height4 in (10 cm)




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Arcteryx Index features:
  • Carry-on size
  • Hydration bladder
  • Hydration compatible
  • Ultralight

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Seam taped
  • Laptop compartment
  • Organizer panel

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


Packing Guide


See how much a traveller, an athlete and an outdoorsy person can pack in the different Arcteryx Index models (the most popular choice is the Index 15).




Capacity/Weight Levels


The capacity/weight level shows how much the bag weights compared with it's capacity (volume).

The lower the capacity/weight level, the better.

ModelCapacityWeightLevel
55 l0.2 oz0.04 oz/L
1010 l0.3 oz0.03 oz/L
1515 l0.4 oz0.03 oz/L


Arcteryx Index
Average for 22,435+ different bags




Rankings


vs Arcteryx Bags

The Arcteryx Index ranks #20 compared with the other Arcteryx bags.

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3.80
Arcteryx Covert
19Arcteryx Blanca
3.79
Arcteryx Blanca
20Arcteryx Index
3.70
Arcteryx Index
21Arcteryx Mantis
3.68
Arcteryx Mantis
22Arcteryx Arro
3.57
Arcteryx Arro

vs All Bags

The Arcteryx Index ranks #1965 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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3.71
Vince Camuto Nylan
1964Arcteryx Index
3.70
Arcteryx Index
1965The North Face Yavapai
3.70
The North Face Yavapai
1966Patagonia Fore Runner
3.70
Patagonia Fore Runner
1967Mountain Hardwear Ozonic
3.70
Mountain Hardwear Ozonic

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Last updated on July 03, 2019