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Gregory Compass Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 61 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 8 reasons to buy the Compass - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

99% of the reviewers give the Gregory Compass a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (73%)
Good (26%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Gregory Compass

  • Many reviewers said that it is a lightweight pack and suitable to carry heavy loads for travelling.
  • They said that pack is roomy to carry all stuffs for trafvelling.
  • Many users said that the pack is comfortable wearing and is lighter to carry.
  • Some buyers said that the pack is quiet durable in nature.
  • They also said that the pack is comfortable to carry even when it is fully loaded.
  • A user mentioned that the back doesn't look bulky when fully stuffed.
  • Some users said that the pack comes with good organizational pockets to keep things organized while travelling.
  • A buyer also mentioned that the pack is water resistant in nature.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A few users said that though the pack is water resistant yet it will require a rain cover to fully protect the bag from rain.
  • Some travellers complained that the shoulder straps are not that comfortable to carry the pack for longer hours. The said that the straps have minimal padded and doesn't provide enough comfort.


Crowdsourced specs across all Gregory Compass models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.5-2.2 oz (0.7-1 kg)
Length iconLength22-24 in (56-61 cm)
Width14-19 in (36-48 cm)
Height6-8 in (15-20 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

Gregory Compass 40

57% choose the Gregory Compass 40

57 %
Colors and combinations:


Weight iconWeight2.2 oz (1 kg)
Length iconLength24 in (61 cm)
Width19 in (48 cm)
Height8 in (20 cm)

Gregory Compass 30

43% choose the Gregory Compass 30

43 %
Colors and combinations:


Weight iconWeight1.5 oz (0.7 kg)
Length iconLength22 in (56 cm)
Width14 in (36 cm)
Height6 in (15 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches

Gregory Compass 40 vs Compass 30

The two most popular Gregory Compass models are the Compass 40 and the Compass 30, so let's compare them:

Popularity and Prices

In total, 100% of the people interested in the Gregory Compass bags choose one of these two models. The most popular choice is the Compass 40 which is choosen by 57% (1.3 times as many as the 43% that choose the Compass 30).

Compass 40Compass 30
Most popular

Looking at the prices, the Compass 40 is typically around $40 more expensive than the Compass 30, but check the deals before you buy.

Compass 40Compass 30

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Compass 40 is 0.7 kg (24.7 oz) higher than the weight of the Compass 30.

Compass 40Compass 30

If we look at dimensions, both the Compass 40 and the Compass 30 has the same length (24 in). Both bags are the same width (19 in), while the height is the same (both 8 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black, blue and green. Only the Compass 40 is available in yellow. Only the Compass 30 is available in grey, orange, purple and red.

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Gregory Compass features:
  • Laptop compartment
  • Organizer panel
  • Compression straps
  • Reflective
  • Ventilated back panel
  • Carry-on size

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


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The Gregory Compass ranks #8 compared with the other Gregory bags.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019