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Jansport Odyssey Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated April 2019

4.00
based on 349 reviews


We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 11 reasons to buy the Odyssey - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


84% of the reviewers give the Jansport Odyssey a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (74%)
Good (10%)
Average (6%)
Poor (4%)
Bad (3%)


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Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Jansport Odyssey:

Reviewers like these things about the Jansport Odyssey

  • Many reviewers commend the versatile padded sleeve designed to fit a 3L hydration system or 15' laptop.
  • Testers noted that it has a dual side water bottle pockets.
  • Other testers said that the loft pocket gives the quick access on their valuables.
  • They further mentioned the front utility pocket with organizer.
  • Other reviewers said that the bag is durable.
  • They also noted that it has two large main compartments for versatile storage.
  • Users praised the pack's functional construction.
  • Many users recommend the bag for everyday use.
  • Several of those who have tried the pack indicated that theD deluxe utility pocket with organizer keeps essentials handy.
  • Other reviewers noted that the bag really secures your things well.
  • Many of those who have tried the pack said that the size of the bag is perfect and it is very easy to carry.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer mentioned that the design is odd.
  • Another reviewer indicated that not all the zippers work properly.
  • A user pointed out that the waist/hip belt straps do not secure tight enough.

Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Jansport Odyssey models and sizes:

Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Sport
Hiking
Cycling
Travel
School
Backpacking



Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Jansport Odyssey features:
  • Sternum strap
  • Hip belt
  • Water bottle pockets

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


Rankings


vs Jansport Bags

The Jansport Odyssey ranks #14 compared with the other Jansport bags.

12Jansport Watchtower
4.01
Jansport Watchtower
13Jansport Boost
4.01
Jansport Boost
14Jansport Odyssey
4.00
Jansport Odyssey
15Jansport Fifth Avenue
3.96
Jansport Fifth Avenue
16Jansport High Stakes
3.95
Jansport High Stakes

vs All Bags

The Jansport Odyssey ranks #1179 compared with all the bags we have checked.

1177Osprey Koby
4.00
Osprey Koby
1178Jansport Odyssey
4.00
Jansport Odyssey
1179Mammut Neon
4.00
Mammut Neon
1180Patagonia Petrolia
4.00
Patagonia Petrolia
1181Nike Brasilia
4.00
Nike Brasilia



Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparisons of the Jansport Odyssey vs 2 other, similar bags.

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Jansport Odyssey vs Jansport Agave


Jansport Odyssey
Jansport Odyssey

4.00
BEST
Based on 349 reviews
Capacity:
Weight:
Price: $$


Jansport Agave
Jansport Agave

3.92

Based on 680 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 1.5-2 oz
Price: $$

  • The Odyssey is rated a little bit better than the Agave.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 1,029 reviews of the two bags.

FeatureOdysseyAgave
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Hip belt
Hydration bladder
Hydration compatible
Sternum strap
Water bottle pockets

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black

Only the Agave is available in these colors:
Blue
Grey
Red
Brown
Purple




Jansport Odyssey vs Jansport Tulare


Jansport Odyssey
Jansport Odyssey

4.00

Based on 349 reviews
Capacity:
Weight:
Price: $$

  • The Odyssey is rated slightly worse than the Tulare.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 350 reviews of the two bags.

Only the Odyssey is available in these colors:
Black

Only the Tulare is available in these colors:
Blue





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Last updated on April 19, 2019