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Manfrotto Advanced Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 13, 2019

based on 277 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Advanced - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

76% of the reviewers give the Manfrotto Advanced a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (62%)
Good (14%)
Average (13%)
Poor (4%)
Bad (4%)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Manfrotto Advanced:

Reviewers like these things about the Manfrotto Advanced

  • Many users said that this is a great traveling option.
  • A lot of users said that its styling is nice and very comfortable.
  • Some owners said that it fits under an airplane seat and great for travels.
  • A group of owners said that the backpack itself is very well constructed and it has a good rigidity to it.
  • Few owners said that they the bag is perfect for their use in photography.
  • Many other users said that this is a nice balance between storage space and overall size for needs.
  • Some users said they were happy with the purchase as with a fully packed bag, the weight is well destributed.
  • Other users said that it's the most excellent bag there is and wearing it is quite comfortable.
  • Several users said that it's a great backpack and holds a lot of gear.
  • Other owners said that it can hold almost everything they need for a short trip and it offers good protection.
  • Few other owners said that it's worth their money.
  • Still some other owners thought that it's well made, room for a camera and a number of lenses fit comfortably.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users said that the belt strap is very small and thin so it doesn't do a very good job of distributing weight onto the hips.
  • Few users noted that this bag does not have good padding.


Crowdsourced specs across all Manfrotto Advanced models and sizes:

Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches


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The Manfrotto Advanced ranks #1 compared with the other Manfrotto bags.

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The Manfrotto Advanced ranks #1548 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Selected Reviews


The Advanced Gear is small—roughly 14 x 11 inches—but it has a big appetite for equipment and fits easily anywhere in the car.

Posted 31 March 2016 by Jon Sienkiewicz - Read full review

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Last updated on May 13, 2019