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Gregory Salvo Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

3.94
based on 50 reviews


We have checked tens of reviews and found 9 reasons to buy the Salvo - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


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

Excellent (66%)
Good (33%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)



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Reviews Summary


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

Reviewers like these things about the Gregory Salvo

  • According to several reviewers, the Gregory Salvo backpack provides sufficient pockets which could protect gears and personal belongings such as sunglasses and electronics.
  • Other users praised the pack for its large main compartment, providing them with enough space to fit in all the gears and equipment necessary for any activity.
  • Users also commended the bag for being comfortable to use.
  • Reviewers thought that its shoulder straps are well padded, providing additional comfort to them.
  • Furthermore, they also noted that its back panel was well ventilated as well, providing enough air flow on the back of the user.
  • Many users have mentioned that it is easier to manage straps because of its molded webbing keepers.
  • Other users said that the backpack is ideal for hiking and trekking.
  • Some reviewers noted on its side and bottom compression straps which may be used as additional straps for several things.
  • Testers found its lop profile attachment system necessary for safety light.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the hip support was a little too high.
  • Another reviewer felt that the main compartment of the bag may get a little tight.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Gregory Salvo models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight2.1-2.3 oz (1-1 kg)
Length iconLength19-21 in (48-53 cm)
Width10-12 in (25-30 cm)
Height4-6 in (10-15 cm)


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Hiking
Cycling
Travel
School
Backpacking
Sport



Popular Models


Gregory Salvo 24

58% choose the Gregory Salvo 24

58 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Green
Orange
Red


Specs
Weight iconWeight2.3 oz (1 kg)
Length iconLength21 in (53 cm)
Width11 in (28 cm)
Height4 in (10 cm)


Gregory Salvo 28

27% choose the Gregory Salvo 28

27 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Green
Orange


Specs
Weight iconWeight2.2 oz (1 kg)
Length iconLength21 in (53 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height6 in (15 cm)


Gregory Salvo 18

15% choose the Gregory Salvo 18

15 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Green
Orange
Red


Specs
Weight iconWeight2.1 oz (1 kg)
Length iconLength19 in (48 cm)
Width10 in (25 cm)
Height6 in (15 cm)




Gregory Salvo 24 vs Salvo 28


The two most popular Gregory Salvo models are the Salvo 24 and the Salvo 28, so let's compare them:

Popularity and Prices

In total, 85% of the people interested in the Gregory Salvo bags choose one of these two models. The most popular choice is the Salvo 24 which is choosen by 58% (2.1 times as many as the 27% that choose the Salvo 28).

Salvo 24Salvo 28
Most popular

Looking at the prices, the Salvo 24 is typically around $20 cheaper than the Salvo 28, but check the deals before you buy.

Salvo 24Salvo 28
Cheapest

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Salvo 24 is 0.1 kg (3.5 oz) higher than the weight of the Salvo 28.

Salvo 24Salvo 28
Lightest

If we look at dimensions, both the Salvo 24 and the Salvo 28 has the same length (21 in). It's 1 in (2 cm) wider (11 vs. 12 in), while the height of the Salvo 24 is 2 in (5 cm) less than the height of the Salvo 28 (4 vs. 6 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black, green and orange. Only the Salvo 24 is available in red. Only the Salvo 28 is available in blue.




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Gregory Salvo features:
  • Compression straps
  • Stretch mesh
  • Hip belt
  • Hip belt pockets
  • Hydration compatible
  • Sunglasses pocket
  • Water bottle pockets

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Moisture wicking
  • Ventilated back panel
  • Carry-on size

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


Rankings


vs Gregory Bags

The Gregory Salvo ranks #24 compared with the other Gregory bags.

22Gregory Miwok
3.98
Gregory Miwok
23Gregory Verte
3.95
Gregory Verte
24Gregory Salvo
3.94
Gregory Salvo
25Gregory Stash
3.94
Gregory Stash
26Gregory Optic
3.94
Gregory Optic

vs All Bags

The Gregory Salvo ranks #1422 compared with all the bags we have checked.

1420Osprey Pandion
3.94
Osprey Pandion
1421Gregory Salvo
3.94
Gregory Salvo
1422MSR Dromedary
3.94
MSR Dromedary
1423Timbuk2 Showdown
3.94
Timbuk2 Showdown
1424Henty Wingman
3.94
Henty Wingman



Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparisons of the Gregory Salvo vs 3 other, similar bags.

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Gregory Salvo vs Gregory Citro


Gregory Salvo
Gregory Salvo

3.94

Based on 50 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 2.1-2.3 oz
Price: $$


Gregory Citro
Gregory Citro

4.15
BEST
Based on 16 reviews

Capacity: 20-30 l
Weight: 1.5 oz
Price: $$

  • The Salvo is rated a little bit worse than the Citro.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 66 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Salvo is 53% heavier than the biggest Citro (2.3 oz vs 1.5 oz).

FeatureSalvoCitro
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Hip belt
Hip belt pockets
Hydration bladder
Hydration compatible
Moisture wicking
Organizer panel
Sternum strap
Stretch mesh
Sunglasses pocket
Ventilated back panel
Water bottle pockets

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Blue

Only the Salvo is available in these colors:
Green
Orange
Red

Only the Citro is available in these colors:
Yellow




Gregory Salvo vs Gregory Miwok


Gregory Salvo
Gregory Salvo

3.94

Based on 50 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 2.1-2.3 oz
Price: $$


Gregory Miwok
Gregory Miwok

3.98
BEST
Based on 121 reviews

Capacity: 6-18 l
Weight: 0.8-1.7 oz
Price: $$

  • The Salvo is rated about the same as the Miwok.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 171 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Salvo is 35% heavier than the biggest Miwok (2.3 oz vs 1.7 oz).

FeatureSalvoMiwok
Adjustable torso
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Hip belt
Hip belt pockets
Hydration bladder
Hydration compatible
Load-lifter straps
Moisture wicking
Organizer panel
Shoulder strap pockets
Side pockets
Stretch mesh
Sunglasses pocket
Ventilated back panel
Water bottle pockets
Zippered top

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

Only the Miwok is available in these colors:
Grey




Gregory Salvo vs Gregory Sula


Gregory Salvo
Gregory Salvo

3.94
BEST
Based on 50 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 2.1-2.3 oz
Price: $$


Gregory Sula
Gregory Sula

3.84

Based on 17 reviews

Capacity: 28 l
Weight: 2.05-2.4 oz
Price: $$

  • The Salvo is rated a little bit better than the Sula.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 67 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Salvo is 4% lighter than the biggest Sula (2.3 oz vs 2.4 oz).

FeatureSalvoSula
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Hip belt
Hip belt pockets
Hydration bladder
Hydration compatible
Laptop compartment
Moisture wicking
Sternum strap
Stretch mesh
Sunglasses pocket
Ventilated back panel
Water bottle pockets

Both bags are available in these colors:
Green
Red

Only the Salvo is available in these colors:
Black
Orange
Blue

Only the Sula is available in these colors:
Grey
Pink





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Last updated on July 03, 2019