MightyGoods > Fjallraven > Fjallraven Raven

Fjallraven Raven Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

4.07
based on 391 reviews


We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 7 reasons to buy the Raven - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


89% of the reviewers give the Fjallraven Raven a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (75%)
Good (14%)
Average (2%)
Poor (5%)
Bad (1%)





Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Fjallraven Raven:

Reviewers like these things about the Fjallraven Raven

  • Many reviewers noted on the durability of the Fjallraven Raven backpack due to its G-1000 Heavy duty material.
  • Most reviewers agree that optimum support and comfort is provided by its padded back panel and shoulder straps.
  • A reviewer thought that the backpack ensures the security of belongings due to its zippered main compartment.
  • Laptop users agree that a zippered laptop compartment secures their laptops in place.
  • Other users lauded on its zippered security pocket which keeps valuable items such as phones and wallets confidential and secure.
  • Some reviewers also praised the presence of several external pockets where users can store equipment and valuables.
  • Some testers also pointed out that the backpack possesses a sufficient gear capacity.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A user's primary concern is that the fabric material may be susceptible to being ripped, especially at its seams.
  • A reviewer thought that the water bottle pockets are not elastic, making it difficult for the bottle to place.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Fjallraven Raven models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity7-20 l (427-1220 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.8-2.1 oz (0.4-1 kg)
Length iconLength6-11 in (15-28 cm)
Width8-12 in (20-30 cm)
Height13-18 in (33-46 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 17 inches


The bag is recommended for these activities:

School
Hiking
Cycling
Travel
Backpacking
Sport



Popular Models


Fjallraven Raven 28

39% choose the Fjallraven Raven 28

39 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Green
Red


Specs
Weight iconWeight2.1 oz (1 kg)
Length iconLength11 in (28 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height18 in (46 cm)


Fjallraven Raven 20

39% choose the Fjallraven Raven 20

39 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Green


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity20 l (1220 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1.5 oz (0.7 kg)
Length iconLength8 in (20 cm)
Width11 in (28 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)


Fjallraven Raven Mini

21% choose the Fjallraven Raven Mini

21 %


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity7 l (427 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.8 oz (0.4 kg)
Length iconLength6 in (15 cm)
Width8 in (20 cm)
Height13 in (33 cm)




Fjallraven Raven 28 vs Raven 20


The two most popular Fjallraven Raven models are the Raven 28 and the Raven 20, so let's compare them:

Popularity and Prices

The same amount of people are interested in both models. 39% of the people interested in the Fjallraven Raven choose the Raven 28 and 39 choose the Raven 20.

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Raven 28 is 0.6 kg (21.2 oz) higher than the weight of the Raven 20.

Raven 28Raven 20
Lightest

If we look at dimensions, both the Raven 28 and the Raven 20 has the same length (11 in). Both bags are the same width (12 in), while the height is the same (both 18 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black, blue and green. Only the Raven 28 is available in red.




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Fjallraven Raven features:
  • Side pockets
  • Organizer panel
  • Laptop compartment
  • Carry-on size

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Sternum strap
  • Ultralight

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


Packing Guide


See how much a traveller, an athlete and an outdoorsy person can pack in the different Fjallraven Raven models (the most popular choice is the Raven 28).




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.

ModelCapacityWeightLevel
Mini7 l0.8 oz0.11 oz/L
2020 l1.5 oz0.08 oz/L


Fjallraven Raven
Average for 22,435+ different bags




Rankings


vs Fjallraven Bags

The Fjallraven Raven ranks #7 compared with the other Fjallraven bags.

5Fjallraven Kajka
4.17
Fjallraven Kajka
6Fjallraven Ovik
4.11
Fjallraven Ovik
7Fjallraven Raven
4.07
Fjallraven Raven
8Fjallraven Rucksack
4.04
Fjallraven Rucksack
9Fjallraven Kanken
4.03
Fjallraven Kanken

vs All Bags

The Fjallraven Raven ranks #1035 compared with all the bags we have checked.

1033Granite Gear Lutsen
4.07
Granite Gear Lutsen
1034Fjallraven Raven
4.07
Fjallraven Raven
1035Pacsafe Citysafe
4.07
Pacsafe Citysafe
1036Camelbak Quantico
4.07
Camelbak Quantico
1037LittleLife Ranger
4.07
LittleLife Ranger



Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparison of the Fjallraven Raven vs the Fjallraven Kanken.

Many sources mention this feature
Some sources mention this feature


Fjallraven Raven vs Fjallraven Kanken


Fjallraven Raven
Fjallraven Raven

4.07
BEST
Based on 391 reviews
Capacity: 7-20 l
Weight: 0.8-2.1 oz
Price: $$


Fjallraven Kanken
Fjallraven Kanken

4.03

Based on 14,560 reviews

Capacity: 7-20 l
Weight: 0.2-1 oz
Price: $$

  • The Raven is rated about the same as the Kanken.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 14,951 reviews of the two bags.
  • The biggest Raven is the same size as the biggest Kanken (both 20 L).
  • The weight of the biggest Raven is 110% heavier than the biggest Kanken (2.1 oz vs 1 oz).

FeatureRavenKanken
Carry-on size
Laptop compartment
Organizer panel
Reflective
Seam taped
Side pockets
Sternum strap
Ultralight
Water resistant
Waterproof
Windproof

Both bags are available in these colors:
Blue
Black
Green
Red

Only the Kanken is available in these colors:
Pink
Purple
Yellow
Orange
Brown
Grey





Bag ID 31225. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on May 12, 2019