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Deuter Helion Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 18 reviews

We have checked a few reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Helion - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

100% of the reviewers give the Deuter Helion a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (100%)
Good (0%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Deuter Helion:

Reviewers like these things about the Deuter Helion

  • A lot of users have mentioned that the Deuter Helion pack includes an integrated carrying system that could be accessed easily.
  • Others thought that its shoulder straps and hip wings could be folded out separately when not needed.
  • Several users noticed that its fabric is durable.
  • Users found it comfortable to use.
  • According to some users, its zippered cover helps hide the smart carrying system on its back.
  • They also mentioned that it could be hauled quickly because it includes three padded grab handles.
  • A reviewer said that the bag included luggage stabilizer straps.
  • Testers indicated that it consists of wheels that are rugged and replaceable.
  • Other testers noted that it has a roomy compartment for storing things.
  • They also said that its design is lightweight yet functional.
  • Users indicated that its extendable handle has two height adjustments.
  • Reviewers recommend the use of the product for travel.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that it is quite heavy.
  • Another user found that the color did not turn out as expected.


Crowdsourced specs across all Deuter Helion models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight7.5-8.2 oz (3.4-3.7 kg)
Length iconLength28-30 in (71-76 cm)
Width15-16 in (38-41 cm)
Height13-14 in (33-36 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

Deuter Helion 80

50% choose the Deuter Helion 80

50 %
Colors and combinations:


Weight iconWeight8.2 oz (3.7 kg)
Length iconLength30 in (76 cm)
Width16 in (41 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)

Deuter Helion 60

50% choose the Deuter Helion 60

50 %
Colors and combinations:


Weight iconWeight7.5 oz (3.4 kg)
Length iconLength28 in (71 cm)
Width15 in (38 cm)
Height13 in (33 cm)

Deuter Helion 80 vs Helion 60

The two most popular Deuter Helion models are the Helion 80 and the Helion 60, so let's compare them:

Popularity and Prices

The same amount of people are interested in both models. 50% of the people interested in the Deuter Helion choose the Helion 80 and 50 choose the Helion 60.

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Helion 80 is 0.7 kg (24.7 oz) higher than the weight of the Helion 60.

Helion 80Helion 60

If we look at dimensions, both the Helion 80 and the Helion 60 has the same length (30 in). Both bags are the same width (16 in), while the height is the same (both 14 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black.

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Deuter Helion features:
  • Wheeled/rolling

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


vs Deuter Bags

The Deuter Helion ranks #28 compared with the other Deuter bags.

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30Deuter Groden
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vs All Bags

The Deuter Helion ranks #1691 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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1690Deuter Helion
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Ultimate Direction Marathon
1692Oakley Icon
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1693Patagonia Atom
Patagonia Atom

Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Deuter Helion vs the Osprey Sojourn.

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Deuter Helion vs Osprey Sojourn

Deuter Helion
Deuter Helion


Based on 18 reviews
Weight: 7.5-8.2 oz
Price: $$$

Osprey Sojourn
Osprey Sojourn

Based on 224 reviews

Weight: 6.4-9 oz
Price: $$$

  • The Helion is rated slightly worse than the Sojourn.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 242 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Helion is 10% lighter than the biggest Sojourn (8.2 oz vs 9 oz).

Adjustable torso
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Harness system
Hip belt
Organizer panel
Removable daypack
Sternum strap
Zippered top

Both bags are available in these colors:

Only the Sojourn is available in these colors:

Bag ID 33631. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 03, 2019