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Camelbak Day Star Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 278 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 11 reasons to buy the Day Star - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

93% of the reviewers give the Camelbak Day Star a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (83%)
Good (10%)
Average (1%)
Poor (2%)
Bad (1%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Camelbak Day Star:

Reviewers like these things about the Camelbak Day Star

  • Almost all users agree that the bag has exceptional space capacity and volume.
  • One user said that they use it as a camera and tech bag.
  • Another added the bag is fantastic for traveling.
  • Several of those who purchased were pleased with the stretchy side pockets perfect for a water bottle and similar items.
  • All users agree that the new pocket placement is much better having been an issue in previous models.
  • One buyer mentioned that the bag itself is the perfect weight.
  • Another really liked the design that helps the bag distribute weight evenly.
  • One reviewer said that the bag is suitable for everyday use such as grocery shopping, hiking, etc.
  • Testers are satisfied with the internal padding.
  • Many users were pleased with the bag’s water repellent feature.
  • Overall, consumers would buy again once worn out.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • One tester suggested that several smaller pockets would be preferred rather than a single large one.
  • Another user mentioned that the mesh material damaged some of their clothing.


Crowdsourced specs across all Camelbak Day Star models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity13.5 l (824 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1.5 oz (0.7 kg)
Length iconLength19 in (48 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height2 in (5 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


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.

1613.5 l1.5 oz0.11 oz/L


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The Camelbak Day Star ranks #15 compared with the other Camelbak bags.

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Bag ID 35693. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 04, 2019