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OGIO Tribune Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 1,101 reviews

We have checked more than a thousand reviews and found 17 reasons to buy the Tribune - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

80% of the reviewers give the OGIO Tribune a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (72%)
Good (8%)
Average (7%)
Poor (2%)
Bad (8%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the OGIO Tribune:

Reviewers like these things about the OGIO Tribune

  • Many users said it's a perfect backpack for weekend trips and outdoor adventures.
  • Some find the cushion support of the straps amazing.
  • Even fully packed, reviewers noted that it is lightweight enough to not be a burden in the airport.
  • Some reviewers described it as an incredibly durable and strong backpack that fits very comfortably.
  • A number of owners said that the quality of the zippers, straps and interior padding is amazing.
  • Some users appreciate that it comes with different interior compartments.
  • Others particularly like the lined sunglass pocket and two water bottle pockets on either side.
  • Some users love how the velcro closures in the bag secure their equipment.
  • Many reviewers find it large enough to carry laptop and textbooks.
  • Well made, good price, plenty of storage space, solid construction, functional pockets for organization and comfort are cited as the main reasons for choosing this bag.
  • Some owners thought the padding against the back is amazing.
  • Others find it very comfortable to wear on one shoulder or both.
  • Many users are amazed with how it can carry a remarkable amount of stuff and remain comfortable.
  • A lot of owners find the pockets very convenient for water and makes it instantly accessible.
  • Many users are pleased that it comes with compartment both for a computer and for a tablet.
  • Others thought the front zipper works excellent to store chargers.
  • A number of users find the sternum strap adjustable, comfortable and provides sufficient support.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users complained how the zippers broke after 2 months of use.
  • Others find the straps too wide for a short framed person.


Crowdsourced specs across all OGIO Tribune models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity40.1 l (2447 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2 oz (0.9 kg)
Length iconLength20 in (51 cm)
Width7 in (18 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 17 inches

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

OGIO Tribune 17

100% choose the OGIO Tribune 17

100 %

Capacity iconCapacity40.1 l (2447 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2 oz (0.9 kg)
Length iconLength20 in (51 cm)
Width7 in (18 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 17 inches

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these OGIO Tribune features:
  • Laptop compartment
  • Moisture wicking
  • Sternum strap

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 OGIO Tribune models (the most popular choice is the Tribune 17).

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.

1740.1 l2 oz0.05 oz/L


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The OGIO Tribune ranks #18 compared with the other OGIO bags.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019