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Burton Prospect Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 1,229 reviews

We have checked more than a thousand reviews and found 7 reasons to buy the Prospect - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

91% of the reviewers give the Burton Prospect a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (76%)
Good (15%)
Average (5%)
Poor (1%)
Bad (1%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Burton Prospect:

Reviewers like these things about the Burton Prospect

  • Testers say that it is a lightweight, compact and great backpack for daily use.
  • Some of the testers have also said that the pack is durable with good built materials.
  • Reviewers say that the pack is spacious to fit a large laptop.
  • Some reviewers also mentioned about the good number of external pockets that helped them to carry extra gears for daily use.
  • Some travellers said that they have used the pack for snowboarding and camping also and it was a good fit.
  • A few travellers have also complimented about the excellent waterproofing quality of the pack.
  • Most reviewers said that it is a stylish backpack and is very comfortable to carry.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some reviewers have complained that pack to be small in size for travelling.
  • A couple of reviewers also complained about the built of the pack. They say that the pack is not enough padded to carry sophisticated gears like a professional camera.


Crowdsourced specs across all Burton Prospect models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.5 oz (0.7 kg)
Length iconLength19 in (48 cm)
Width11 in (28 cm)
Height7 in (18 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Burton Prospect features:
  • Laptop compartment
  • Water bottle pockets
  • Compression straps
  • Sternum strap

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


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The Burton Prospect ranks #17 compared with the other Burton bags.

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vs All Bags

The Burton Prospect ranks #715 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019