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Oakley Blade Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 178 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 13 reasons to buy the Blade - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

76% of the reviewers give the Oakley Blade a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (56%)
Good (20%)
Average (6%)
Poor (6%)
Bad (11%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Oakley Blade:

Reviewers like these things about the Oakley Blade

  • Some users like the addition of a roll top dry bag.
  • Others also love the fleece-lined eyewear pocket feature.
  • Many reviewers love the presence of dedicated compartments to hold surf fins and wax, straps to carry towel, swim fins, or helmet.
  • A lot of users are pleased with the dedicated padded laptop compartment with side entry for quick access.
  • One user thought this pack is a dynamite carry-on for travel and makes an awesome everyday backpack for work or school.
  • A lot of users are so impressed to find it absolutely water resistant.
  • Many users likw how the zipped and padded laptop storage compartment gives their electronics the maximum protection.
  • Others find the zipper and zipper pulls high quality.
  • Many users find the compartments well designed and very functional.
  • A lot of users thought the straps are well made and comfortable.
  • Others like how the bottom part expands a bit for additional storage.
  • Some users said it looks clean, neat and sleek.
  • Many reviewers find it not too big and bulky but a nice sized backpack to take to the gym or store a laptop and notebooks in.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users wish it had more compartments inside the bag.
  • Others thought the sunglass pouch should be a bit bigger.


Crowdsourced specs across all Oakley Blade models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.5 oz (0.7 kg)
Length iconLength8.5 in (22 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height17 in (43 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:



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The Oakley Blade ranks #11 compared with the other Oakley bags.

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The Oakley Blade ranks #2725 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 04, 2019