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Eberlestock Transformer Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 25 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 10 reasons to buy the Transformer - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

85% of the reviewers give the Eberlestock Transformer a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (85%)
Good (0%)
Average (15%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Eberlestock Transformer:

Reviewers like these things about the Eberlestock Transformer

  • Many users love how the pack sits very close to the back and is very comfortable.
  • A lot of reviewers said it's very lightweight yet sturdy.
  • Some users are glad with how they can carry enough in this pack for a 3 day overnighter.
  • Others appreciate the presence of two dedicated hydration pockets on either side.
  • Many users are amazed with how it stays dry and organized even when used in swamp areas.
  • Others find the zippers and seams strong and able to stand up to lots of abuse.
  • Some hunters thought it's well constructed with efficient design.
  • Many reviewers love its perfect fit.
  • Some reviewers described it as a lightweight, versatile pack that can stand alone.
  • A number of users enjoy the top and front access.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users said it does not have enough pockets.
  • Other reviewers said it's not big enough for their needs.


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The Eberlestock Transformer ranks #7 compared with the other Eberlestock bags.

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vs All Bags

The Eberlestock Transformer ranks #389 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Eberlestock Transformer vs the Eberlestock X2.

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Eberlestock Transformer vs Eberlestock X2

Eberlestock Transformer
Eberlestock Transformer


Based on 25 reviews
Price: $$$

Eberlestock X2
Eberlestock X2


Based on 317 reviews


  • The Transformer is rated about the same as the X2.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 342 reviews of the two bags.

Bag ID 36609. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 04, 2019