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Jansport Sinder Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 115 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 10 reasons to buy the Sinder - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

87% of the reviewers give the Jansport Sinder a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (63%)
Good (24%)
Average (5%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (5%)


Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Jansport Sinder

  • A reviewer thought that the Jansport Sinder backpack is super light when worn.
  • Users mentioned that it is big enough to hold several items in place.
  • Reviewers pointed out that its mesh shoulder straps provide ventilation and comfort to the users.
  • According to some reviewers, its polyester and ripstop materials make the backpack durable.
  • Other reviewers thought that its main compartment is large enough to fit most of their necessities.
  • They also noticed that its features lashing points which provide more room for the bag.
  • Some users pointed out that the pack has a simple yet lightweight design.
  • Several reviewers indicated that bag is practical and functional.
  • A user thought that pack may be used for hiking or going to the gym.
  • Another user found that the bag was relatively waterproof.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the colors of the bag fade fast.
  • A few other reviewers noted that its drawcord at the main opening is terrible.
  • A user pointed out that the main opening of the compartment is quite small.


Crowdsourced specs across all Jansport Sinder models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity15 l (915 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.4-0.6 oz (0.2-0.3 kg)
Length iconLength20 in (51 cm)
Width12-14 in (30-36 cm)
Height2-3.5 in (5-9 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

Jansport Sinder 15

47% choose the Jansport Sinder 15

47 %
Colors and combinations:


Capacity iconCapacity15 l (915 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.4 oz (0.2 kg)
Length iconLength20 in (51 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height2 in (5 cm)

Jansport Sinder 20

41% choose the Jansport Sinder 20

41 %
Colors and combinations:


Weight iconWeight0.6 oz (0.3 kg)
Length iconLength20 in (51 cm)
Width14 in (36 cm)
Height3.5 in (9 cm)

Jansport Sinder 18

12% choose the Jansport Sinder 18

12 %
Colors and combinations:


Jansport Sinder 20 vs Sinder 15

The two most popular Jansport Sinder models are the Sinder 20 and the Sinder 15, so let's compare them:

Popularity and Prices

In total, 88% of the people interested in the Jansport Sinder bags choose one of these two models. The most popular choice is the Sinder 15 which is choosen by 47% (1.1 times as many as the 41% that choose the Sinder 20).

Sinder 20Sinder 15
Most popular

The price of the two bags is more or less the same, but check the deals before you buy.

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Sinder 20 is 0.2 kg (7.1 oz) higher than the weight of the Sinder 15.

Sinder 20Sinder 15

If we look at dimensions, both the Sinder 20 and the Sinder 15 has the same length (20 in). Both bags are the same width (14 in), while the height is the same (both 3.5 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black, blue, green and grey. Only the Sinder 15 is available in purple and red.

Packing Guide

See how much a traveller, an athlete and an outdoorsy person can pack in the different Jansport Sinder models (the most popular choice is the Sinder 15).

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.

1515 l0.4 oz0.03 oz/L


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The Jansport Sinder ranks #28 compared with the other Jansport bags.

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The Jansport Sinder ranks #2091 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019