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Gregory Tempo Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Jan 2019)

4.33 based on 11 reviews
Gregory Tempo
100% of the Gregory Tempo reviews are good or excellent!

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Specs across all Tempo models
Capacity iconCapacity3-8 l (183-488 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.5-0.65 oz (0.2-0.3 kg)
Length iconLength16 in (41 cm)
Width11 in (28 cm)
Height2 in (5 cm)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Gregory Tempo

  • Several reviewers thought that the Gregory Tempo backpack is designed for users who are into ultra marathons.
  • Other reviewers found that the backpack makes it easy to secure and release equipment and gears due to its padded pockets.
  • Several users discovered that it was easy to access their hydration bottles due to its dual-loop hydration hose routing with a magnetic clip.
  • Its waterproof pockets received praise from those who have already tried the product for keeping their things secured and dry when exposed to moist and other liquids.
  • Testers lauded the security pocket with key leash inclusion of the backpack which allowed them to keep their valuables securely especially during marathons and other high-intensity activities.
  • Many runners noted that the zero-balance stability of the backpack allowed them to run smoothly without bouncing or striding.
  • Many of those who have tried using the backpack praised the presence of several pockets which allowed them to organize and keep their belongings in place.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A user found that the hydration hose is not removable when cleaning the backpack thoroughly.
  • Another user mentioned that the bladder retention strap may open by accident.

Popular Models

Gregory Tempo 8

67% choose the Gregory Tempo 8

Colors and combinations:


Capacity iconCapacity8 l (488 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.5 oz (0.2 kg)

Gregory Tempo 5

33% choose the Gregory Tempo 5

Colors and combinations:


Weight iconWeight0.5 oz (0.2 kg)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Gregory Tempo features:
  • Hydration compatible
  • Water bottle pockets
  • Hip belt
  • Hip belt pockets
  • Waterproof
  • Adjustable torso
  • Sternum strap

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 Tempo models (the most popular choice is the Tempo 8).

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.

33 l0.65 oz0.22 oz/L
88 l0.5 oz0.06 oz/L

Gregory Tempo
Average for 17,986+ different bags


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

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vs All Bags

The Gregory Tempo ranks #240 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on January 11, 2019