Reviews Summary

86% of the Camelbak Urban Assault reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (72%)
Good (14%)
Average (4%)
Poor (6%)
Bad (1%)

Here's what the reviewers think about the Camelbak Urban Assault:

Reviewers like these things about the Camelbak Urban Assault

  • Some users are so amazed with how it held up to a lot of abuse.
  • Other reviewers thought there is more than enough pockets on the inside to store their stuff.
  • A number of reviewers find the weather proof pocket perfect for their laptop.
  • Other reviewers find it superbly comfortable to wear, even when heavily loaded.
  • Some users said that even the easy access compartments on the front panel are secured enough to keep things there.
  • A number of users thought it is a very tough, well-designed backpack that is perfect for commuting, work, day hikes, and even overnight or weekend travel.
  • Some reviewers find the pocket layout wonderful.
  • A number of users like the separated laptop compartment and how it stops short of the bag's full length for added protection.
  • Many users find the back padding very thick and provides support in just the right places, while still providing channels for air circulation.
  • A number of users thought the zippers are high quality and the soft pockets inside are perfect for carrying sunglasses or cell phone.
  • Some reviewers thought that this pack has a dedicated laptop sleeve that doesn't go all the way to the bottom of the pack itself, allowing some accidental droppings without banging up the computer.
  • A number of users love the expandability of the bag and the capacity to carry a large amount of gear.
  • Many users enjoy the presence of multiple storage pockets and places to keep their gear organized.
  • A lot of users laud its flexible design with the ability to hold laptop in quick access pocket for security access.
  • Many users find all of the straps on the bag great, really stays where it should when its all buckled.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users find the grab handle uncomfortable.
  • Other reviewers thought this is not really hydration compatible.


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The Camelbak Urban Assault ranks #39 compared with the other Camelbak bags.

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vs All Bags

The Camelbak Urban Assault ranks #1417 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Selected Reviews

Mil-spec Monkey

It is a good laptop carry bag with well organized internal pockets. Carrying heavy loads make it uncomfortable sometimes.

Posted 2 August 2008 by DJ Monkeyboy - Read full review

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