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Mammut Neon Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated April 2019

based on 67 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 8 reasons to buy the Neon - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

87% of the reviewers give the Mammut Neon a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (87%)
Good (0%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (12%)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Mammut Neon:

Reviewers like these things about the Mammut Neon

  • Most users said that it is a a lightweight, compact backpack for everyday use.
  • Reviewers said that it has several pockets and organization and tie features.
  • Many other users said that It has a small pocket on the front with a safety cord to attach a camera or whatever else you might pull out frequently but are afraid to drop.
  • Reviewers said that the another front pocket is larger, good for a wallet, sunglasses etc.
  • Many users said that it feels durable and the material is non abrasive and comfortable against the skin.
  • Users said that the pack is lightweight, comfortable to wear.
  • Many reviewers said that the pack is water resistant.
  • Many users said that its wedge shape allows it to fit neatly into the overhead bin in airplanes.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Many users said that the teeth on the main-compartment zipper are small and therefore, the zipper is so hard to open and close,.
  • Some users complained that the shoulder straps aren't padded.
  • One user complained that after only a couple of years the metal frame has ripped holes in both sides of the pack.


Crowdsourced specs across all Mammut Neon models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.9-3.2 oz (0.4-1.5 kg)
Length iconLength18-26 in (46-66 cm)
Width10-14 in (25-36 cm)
Height8-10 in (20-25 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

Mammut Neon Gear 45

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53% choose the Mammut Neon Gear 45

53 %
Colors and combinations:


Mammut Neon 45

16% choose the Mammut Neon 45

16 %

Weight iconWeight3.2 oz (1.5 kg)
Length iconLength26 in (66 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height10 in (25 cm)

Mammut Neon Crag 28

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16% choose the Mammut Neon Crag 28

16 %

Mammut Neon Light

16% choose the Mammut Neon Light

16 %
Colors and combinations:


Weight iconWeight0.9 oz (0.4 kg)
Length iconLength19 in (48 cm)
Width10 in (25 cm)
Height8 in (20 cm)

Mammut Neon gear 45 vs Neon 45

The two most popular Mammut Neon models are the Neon gear 45 and the Neon 45, so let's compare them:

The Neon gear 45

Popularity and Prices

In total, 69% of the people interested in the Mammut Neon bags choose one of these two models. The most popular choice is the Neon gear 45 which is choosen by 53% (3.3 times as many as the 16% that choose the Neon 45).

Neon gear 45Neon 45
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Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Mammut Neon features:
  • Hip belt
  • Sternum strap

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Carry-on size

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


vs Mammut Bags

The Mammut Neon ranks #8 compared with the other Mammut bags.

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8Mammut Neon
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9Mammut Zephir
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10Mammut Xeron
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vs All Bags

The Mammut Neon ranks #1180 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Jansport Odyssey
1179Mammut Neon
Mammut Neon
1180Patagonia Petrolia
Patagonia Petrolia
1181Nike Brasilia
Nike Brasilia
1182Granite Gear Haulsted
Granite Gear Haulsted

Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Mammut Neon vs the Mammut Seon.

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Mammut Neon vs Mammut Seon

Mammut Neon
Mammut Neon

Based on 67 reviews
Weight: 0.9-3.2 oz
Price: $$

Mammut Seon
Mammut Seon


Based on 3 reviews

Capacity: 26 l
Weight: 0.75-2.6 oz
Price: $$

  • The Neon is rated a lot better than the Seon.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 70 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Neon is 23% heavier than the biggest Seon (3.2 oz vs 2.6 oz).

Carry-on size
Hip belt
Laptop compartment
Sternum strap

Both bags are available in these colors:

Only the Neon is available in these colors:

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Amazon deals/prices updated daily (last 2019-04-20).

Last updated on April 19, 2019