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Osprey Hydrajet Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 32 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 11 reasons to buy the Hydrajet - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

100% of the reviewers give the Osprey Hydrajet a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (86%)
Good (14%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Osprey Hydrajet

  • Many reviewers commend the Osprey Hydrajet hydration backpack for the optimal comfort it delivers.
  • Other users mentioned that they were able to access the main compartment easily through its front panel.
  • Reviewers recommend the bag for daily use or weekend travel.
  • Testers noted that its front panel bungee provides an extra storage system for other items.
  • Several of those who have tried the bag found its main compartment spacious enough to hold several things including extra clothes and essential gears.
  • Other users noted that the bag is equipped with an external reservoir sleeve which includes a 1.5 Liter reservoir.
  • Reviewers indicated that the bag is meant for kids.
  • Testers commend its back panel for providing ventilation and comfort.
  • Other testers noted that its fleece-land shoulder harness offers additional comfort and support.
  • Users also indicated that its webbing hip belt and sternum strap keep the bag stable.
  • Reviewers noted that the pack is designed for kids who want to have on the run.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer found that its size does not fit all body types.
  • A user thought that its side pockets lack the versatility.


Crowdsourced specs across all Osprey Hydrajet models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity15 l (915 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.8 oz (0.4 kg)
Length iconLength15 in (38 cm)
Width10 in (25 cm)
Height7 in (18 cm)

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.

1515 l0.8 oz0.05 oz/L


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The Osprey Hydrajet ranks #73 compared with the other Osprey bags.

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The Osprey Hydrajet ranks #1365 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019