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Black Diamond Onyx Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

3.60
based on 28 reviews


We have checked tens of reviews and found 7 reasons to buy the Onyx - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


75% of the reviewers give the Black Diamond Onyx a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (61%)
Good (14%)
Average (14%)
Poor (9%)
Bad (0%)





Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Black Diamond Onyx:

Reviewers like these things about the Black Diamond Onyx

  • Many testers said that it is a lightweight pack and perfect size for women travellers.
  • They said the pack has a good ventilation system and helps to keep you dry while travelling.
  • Some buyers said that the bag is comfortable to wear with adjustable straps.
  • A user said that the pack is roomy with various organizational pockets to keep things organized while travelling.
  • Another user said that the hip belt moves with her body making it more comfortable to distribute weight and walk with ease.
  • A buyer is happy to have a top waterproof pocket to carry important gadgets for travelling.
  • He also liked the front opening of the pack that helped him access all stuffs easily in the main compartment.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Numerous reviewers said that pack is very expensive.
  • A few users also said that the zippers and buckles are not that sturdy and broke after a couple of weekend trips.
  • Some users said that the pack is not enough spacious to carry all gears for weekend camping.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Black Diamond Onyx models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity65 l (3967 cuin)
Weight iconWeight4.1 oz (1.9 kg)
Length iconLength11-12 in (28-30 cm)
Width13 in (33 cm)
Height29-30 in (74-76 cm)


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Backpacking
Hiking
Cycling
Travel
School
Sport



Popular Models


Black Diamond Onyx 75

33% choose the Black Diamond Onyx 75

33 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Purple




Black Diamond Onyx 65

33% choose the Black Diamond Onyx 65

33 %


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity65 l (3967 cuin)
Weight iconWeight4.1 oz (1.9 kg)
Length iconLength12 in (30 cm)
Width13 in (33 cm)
Height30 in (76 cm)


Black Diamond Onyx 55

33% choose the Black Diamond Onyx 55

33 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Purple


Specs
Weight iconWeight4.1 oz (1.9 kg)
Length iconLength11 in (28 cm)
Width13 in (33 cm)
Height29 in (74 cm)




Black Diamond Onyx 75 vs Onyx 65


The two most popular Black Diamond Onyx models are the Onyx 75 and the Onyx 65, so let's compare them:

Popularity and Prices

The same amount of people are interested in both models. 33% of the people interested in the Black Diamond Onyx choose the Onyx 75 and 33 choose the Onyx 65.




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Black Diamond Onyx features:
  • Hydration compatible
  • Organizer panel
  • Hip belt
  • Hip belt pockets
  • Waterproof

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 Black Diamond Onyx models (the most popular choice is the Onyx 75).




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
6565 l4.1 oz0.06 oz/L



Rankings


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The Black Diamond Onyx ranks #26 compared with the other Black Diamond bags.

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The Black Diamond Onyx ranks #2168 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019