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Jansport Reilly Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 138 reviews

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

Check all the pros and cons here.

82% of the reviewers give the Jansport Reilly a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (66%)
Good (16%)
Average (8%)
Poor (8%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Jansport Reilly

  • Most users said that the bag is very big, but it is not heavy.
  • Many users said that it looks great in their black.
  • Many other users said that the padded straps are super comfortable.
  • Reviewers said that this pack is less expensive, but has very good quality.
  • Many users said that the medium sized pocket opens from the side so it becomes easier to grab things while still wearing the backpack.
  • Most users said that there is a large main compartment with an internal 15 inch laptop sleeve.
  • Most users said that the front zippered stash pocket is great for your small items.
  • Many users said that the back panel is fully padded and the shoulder straps are cut and padded, making the the Backpack so comfortable.
  • Users said that the pack has nice pen & pencil slots on the inside.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users complained that the stitching is already falling apart after one month of use.
  • Some users complained that the laptop sleeve is very flimsy.


Crowdsourced specs across all Jansport Reilly models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.75 oz (0.8 kg)
Length iconLength5 in (13 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height17 in (43 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches

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The Jansport Reilly ranks #21 compared with the other Jansport bags.

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The Jansport Reilly ranks #1703 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019