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The North Face Berkeley Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 270 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 8 reasons to buy the Berkeley - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

94% of the reviewers give the The North Face Berkeley a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (88%)
Good (6%)
Average (3%)
Poor (1%)
Bad (0%)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the The North Face Berkeley:

Reviewers like these things about the The North Face Berkeley

  • Testers found out that The North Face Berkeley backpack may be utilized for packing carry-on essentials such as computers and books.
  • Other testers recommend the use of the pack for traveling, commuting, and cycling.
  • Users also praised the bag for having roomy pockets to store things securely.
  • According to some reviewers, the backpack is versatile.
  • Other users also noted that it has a large main compartment to store books and daily necessities.
  • According to those who used it, the backpack has a lightweight yet durable design.
  • Other users found the backpack attractive to look at.
  • Many users said that the backpack adapts freely to their comfort zone.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A tester discovered that the backpack does not have enough pockets.
  • A reviewer mentioned that it might not be functional when used in high-intensity activities.


Crowdsourced specs across all The North Face Berkeley models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity19 l (1159 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.75 oz (0.3 kg)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these The North Face Berkeley features:
  • Organizer panel
  • Carry-on size

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Waterproof

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

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.

Mini19 l0.75 oz0.04 oz/L


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The The North Face Berkeley ranks #7 compared with the other The North Face bags.

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The The North Face Berkeley ranks #240 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on May 12, 2019