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JanSport Half Pint Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 3,986 reviews

We have checked thousands of reviews and found 9 reasons to buy the Half Pint - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

83% of the reviewers give the JanSport Half Pint a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (68%)
Good (15%)
Average (6%)
Poor (4%)
Bad (5%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the JanSport Half Pint:

Reviewers like these things about the JanSport Half Pint

  • One user said it’s just the right size to handle all keys, e-reader, hair brush, water bottle, and other miscellaneous stuff and takes up considerably less space than a conventional purse or book bag.
  • Many reviewers find the bag incredibly versatile.
  • One user said that its uses are only limited to your imagination.
  • Many users love how it can hold most average sized things and it’s so cute.
  • A lot of users find it super durable, relatively water resistant.
  • Strong material, great zippers, long enough straps and perfect size are cited as one of the main reasons for choosing the bag.
  • Others noted how It's easy to grab and carry and can be thrown around without fear of having it come apart or having things fall out of it.
  • Others find the straps with great adjustment scale and also comfortable.
  • One user thought that this is the perfect solution for size, strength, appearance, and comfort over options of full size backpacks or back sacks.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Other users said this is cheaply made.
  • One user said the canvas is very thin.


Crowdsourced specs across all JanSport Half Pint models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.4-0.5 oz (0.2-0.2 kg)
Length iconLength6-12 in (15-30 cm)
Width10-12 in (25-30 cm)
Height6-10 in (15-25 cm)

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vs JanSport Bags

The JanSport Half Pint ranks #2 compared with the other JanSport bags.

1JanSport Austin
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2JanSport Half Pint
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3JanSport Waisted
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4JanSport Super FX
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5JanSport Abbie
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vs All Bags

The JanSport Half Pint ranks #1655 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Bag ID 36176. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 04, 2019