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Marmot Graviton Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Mar 2019)

4.20
based on 15 reviews




Reviews Summary


80% of the Marmot Graviton reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (60%)
Good (20%)
Average (20%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Here's what the reviewers think about the Marmot Graviton:

Reviewers like these things about the Marmot Graviton

  • According to several reviewers, the Marmot Graviton backpack provides sufficient airflow to the back due to its mesh back panel.
  • Other users praised the backpack for its large main compartment, providing them with enough space to fit in all the gears and equipment necessary for any activity.
  • Users also commended the bag for being able to store several more gears and valuables due to its pockets and compartments found around the bag.
  • Reviewers thought that the waist belt of the backpack provides support and comfort to the user.
  • Its attachment area for hiking tool and trekking poles are lauded by users who are into intense activities.
  • Many users have mentioned that the bag efficiently cools their backs by providing enough ventilation.
  • Other users said that the backpack is ideal for day hikes and trails.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the shoulder straps are rather thin, leaving his shoulders in pain especially when the load has reached beyond the capacity.
  • Another reviewer felt that the backpack might be too heavy, making it difficult for him to carry when engaged in prolonged high-intensity activities.

Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Marmot Graviton models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity35-48 l (2136-2929 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2.3-6.6 oz (1-3 kg)
Length iconLength24-26 in (61-66 cm)
Width14-17 in (36-43 cm)
Height3-6 in (8-15 cm)


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Hiking
Backpacking
Travel
Cycling
School
Sport



Popular Models


Marmot Graviton 34

45% choose the Marmot Graviton 34

45 %
Colors and combinations:

Blue


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity35 l (2136 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2.3 oz (1 kg)
Length iconLength25 in (64 cm)
Width14 in (36 cm)
Height5 in (13 cm)


Marmot Graviton 48

45% choose the Marmot Graviton 48

45 %
Colors and combinations:

Blue
Grey


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity48 l (2929 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2.6 oz (1.2 kg)
Length iconLength26 in (66 cm)
Width15 in (38 cm)
Height3 in (8 cm)


Marmot Graviton 36

10% choose the Marmot Graviton 36

10 %
Colors and combinations:

Green


Specs
Weight iconWeight2.3 oz (1 kg)
Length iconLength26 in (66 cm)
Width15 in (38 cm)
Height3 in (8 cm)




Marmot Graviton 34 vs Graviton 48


The two most popular Marmot Graviton models are the Graviton 34 and the Graviton 48, so let's compare them:

Popularity and Prices

The same amount of people are interested in both models. 45% of the people interested in the Marmot Graviton choose the Graviton 34 and 45 choose the Graviton 48.

Looking at the prices, the Graviton 34 is typically around $40 cheaper than the Graviton 48, but check the deals before you buy.

Graviton 34Graviton 48
Cheapest

Capacity and Packing

The Graviton 34 has a capacity of 35 l, while the Graviton 48 has a capacity of 48 l.

Graviton 34Graviton 48
Biggest

For a traveller, the 13 L (793 cuin) difference equals around 1 blouse and 1 jacket.

Packing the Graviton 34
laptop
1
toilet_bag
1
blouse
1
pants
1
tshirt
4
boxers
4
socks
4
shorts
1
shoes
1
towel
1
book
1
Extra in the Graviton 48
blouse
1
jacket
1

If you are an athlete, the 13 L difference equals 1 football.

Packing the Graviton 34
water_bottle
2
toilet_bag
1
blouse
1
tshirt
2
boxers
2
socks
2
shorts
2
jacket
1
shoes
1
protein_bar
4
towel
1
book
1
Extra in the Graviton 48
football
1

Outdoor people can equal the capacity difference as 1 tshirt, 1 boxers, 1 pair of socks, 1 towel and 2 packaged meals.

Packing the Graviton 34
water_bottle
2
toilet_bag
1
blouse
1
tshirt
1
boxers
1
socks
1
shorts
1
jacket
1
protein_bar
2
book
1
sleeping_bag
1
packaged_meal
2
Extra in the Graviton 48
tshirt
1
boxers
1
socks
1
towel
1
packaged_meal
2

Check how you can pack the Graviton here.

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Graviton 34 is 0.3 kg (10.6 oz) lower than the weight of the Graviton 48.

Graviton 34Graviton 48
Lightest

If we look at dimensions, the Graviton 34 is 1 in (2 cm) longer than the Graviton 48 (25 vs. 26 in). It's 1 in (2 cm) wider (14 vs. 15 in), while the height is the same (both 5 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in blue. Only the Graviton 48 is available in grey.




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Marmot Graviton features:
  • Compression straps
  • Sternum strap
  • Hydration compatible
  • Reflective

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

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


Packing Guide


See how much a traveller, an athlete and an outdoorsy person can pack in the different Marmot Graviton models (the most popular choice is the Graviton 34).




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.

ModelCapacityWeightLevel
3435 l2.3 oz0.07 oz/L
3838 l2.5 oz0.07 oz/L
4848 l2.6 oz0.05 oz/L


Marmot Graviton
Average for 20,280+ different bags




Rankings


vs Marmot Bags

The Marmot Graviton ranks #5 compared with the other Marmot bags.

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vs All Bags

The Marmot Graviton ranks #598 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on March 17, 2019