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Osprey Beta Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 82 reviews

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

Check all the pros and cons here.

84% of the reviewers give the Osprey Beta a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (57%)
Good (27%)
Average (12%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (2%)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Osprey Beta:

Reviewers like these things about the Osprey Beta

  • Reviewers found the Osprey Beta bag to be durable and top-quality.
  • Testers agree that the bag can sustain a lot of everyday use.
  • According to buyers, the bag is made to last a long time.
  • Users are generally satisfied with the size of the bag.
  • Those who have bought the bag found it to be quite versatile.
  • Overall, reviewers were satisfied with the layout of the bag.
  • Several testers expressed their satisfaction with the practicality of the bottom compartment.
  • A number of buyers recommend this bag for traveling.
  • A majority of reviewers found the bag to be simple and stylish.
  • Most users remarked that the zippered pocket on the flap of the bag is handy for smaller items.
  • According to reviewers, the bag is ergonomically friendly.
  • Those who have tested the bag say that it is comfortable to carry for a long time.
  • Many users noted that the cord management pouch is a nice touch and a smart addition to the bag.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • One user found that the bag doesn’t stand up on its own.
  • Another tester said they wished there was a water bottle holder on the bag.


Crowdsourced specs across all Osprey Beta models and sizes:

Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches


vs Osprey Bags

The Osprey Beta ranks #81 compared with the other Osprey bags.

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vs All Bags

The Osprey Beta ranks #1859 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Osprey Beta vs the Osprey FlapJack.

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Osprey Beta vs Osprey FlapJack

Osprey Beta
Osprey Beta


Based on 82 reviews
Price: $$

  • The Beta is rated somewhat worse than the FlapJack.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 368 reviews of the two bags.

Only the Beta is available in these colors:

Only the FlapJack is available in these colors:

Bag ID 35004. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on May 12, 2019