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Gregory Border Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

3.77
based on 38 reviews


We have checked tens of reviews and found 6 reasons to buy the Border - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


79% of the reviewers give the Gregory Border a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (40%)
Good (39%)
Average (19%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)



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Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Gregory Border:

Reviewers like these things about the Gregory Border

  • Testers said that the pack is very comfortable and full of features for commuting.
  • Some of the testers also said that the multiple carry handles makes it easy to place and retrieve it from overhead luggage compartments like in aeroplanes.
  • Reviewers say that the backpack can be fully unzipped making it fully accessible to everything and pack like just like a suitcase.
  • A few travellers said that the pack has good storage capacity to carry their laptop and clothes for weekend trips.
  • Some travellers also complimented for the highly durable built of the pack.
  • Some reviewers said that the pack is roomy to help organize things well for vacations.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some reviewers complained that the padding of the pack is so much to protect the laptop that it left little space for other stuffs to be loaded.
  • A few travellers also complained that the pack is uncomfortable on their shoulders for longer carry.
  • Some reviewers also said that the inner pockets are pretty buried and are hard to access them easily.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Gregory Border models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity25 l (1526 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1.1-3.05 oz (0.5-1.4 kg)
Length iconLength20-22 in (51-56 cm)
Width14 in (36 cm)
Height4-12 in (10-30 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 17 inches


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Travel
Hiking
Sport
Cycling
School
Backpacking



Popular Models


Gregory Border 35

73% choose the Gregory Border 35

73 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Green


Specs
Weight iconWeight3.05 oz (1.4 kg)
Length iconLength22 in (56 cm)
Width14 in (36 cm)
Height5 in (13 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 17 inches


Gregory Border 25

19% choose the Gregory Border 25

19 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Green
Purple
Yellow


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity25 l (1526 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2.2 oz (1 kg)
Length iconLength20 in (51 cm)
Width14 in (36 cm)
Height4 in (10 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches


Gregory Border 18

8% choose the Gregory Border 18

8 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue


Specs
Weight iconWeight1.1 oz (0.5 kg)
Length iconLength22 in (56 cm)
Width14 in (36 cm)
Height12 in (30 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches




Gregory Border 35 vs Border 25


The two most popular Gregory Border models are the Border 35 and the Border 25, so let's compare them:

Popularity and Prices

In total, 92% of the people interested in the Gregory Border bags choose one of these two models. The most popular choice is the Border 35 which is choosen by 73% (3.8 times as many as the 19% that choose the Border 25).

Border 35Border 25
Most popular

Looking at the prices, the Border 35 is typically around $20 more expensive than the Border 25, but check the deals before you buy.

Border 35Border 25
Cheapest

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Border 35 is 0.8 kg (30 oz) higher than the weight of the Border 25.

Border 35Border 25
Lightest

If we look at dimensions, both the Border 35 and the Border 25 has the same length (22 in). Both bags are the same width (14 in), while the height is the same (both 5 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black, blue and green. Only the Border 25 is available in purple and yellow.




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Gregory Border features:
  • Organizer panel
  • Carry-on size

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Laptop compartment

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 Gregory Border models (the most popular choice is the Border 35).




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
2525 l2.2 oz0.09 oz/L



Rankings


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The Gregory Border ranks #33 compared with the other Gregory bags.

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vs All Bags

The Gregory Border ranks #1825 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019