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Jansport Sentinel Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 27 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 16 reasons to buy the Sentinel - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

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

Excellent (59%)
Good (25%)
Average (7%)
Poor (7%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Jansport Sentinel

  • One user said that its construction and organization options make him feel like he's never left his desk.
  • Many users liked how the main compartment carries several days of clothes, electronic gears, food, etc.
  • Some reviewers find the anti-crush pocket large enough to put any quick access items they don't want just shoved into a side pocket.
  • Others love using the top pocket for spare batteries and charging cables.
  • Some reviewers like how it fits under a plane seat with plenty of room to spare.
  • Others noted how it keeps its shape perfectly so it doesn't tend to bulge in any direction.
  • Many users like how the shoulder straps carry around their work load yet remain comfortable.
  • An engineer particularly finds the chest strap a nice touch that keeps things comfortable, even when bending over, the bag stays in place.
  • Others thought their laptop fits perfectly in this set up.
  • Some owners find the stitching well done and could hold up over time.
  • Others thought the way the pockets are situated is perfect for their laptop, books, and art supplies.
  • Many users find the interior huge and perfect for miscellaneous stuff.
  • A lot of users thought it has excellent storage capacity and cool compartmentalization.
  • Many reviewers recommend this bag to anyone looking for a higher capacity backpack without that bulky feeling.
  • Great price, nice features, intuitive pocket layout are cited as the main reasons for choosing this bag.
  • Many owners love how the top pocket provides easy access to items.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Others find the laptop pocket way too small.
  • Some users thought it would have been great if it had some compression straps.

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vs Jansport Bags

The Jansport Sentinel ranks #34 compared with the other Jansport bags.

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34Jansport Sentinel
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vs All Bags

The Jansport Sentinel ranks #2372 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019