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Osprey Koby Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Jan 2019)

4.07 based on 35 reviews
Osprey Koby
90% of the Osprey Koby reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (81%)
Good (9%)
Average (9%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)

Capacity iconCapacity20 l (1220 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1 oz (0.5 kg)
Length iconLength15 in (38 cm)
Width11 in (28 cm)
Height8 in (20 cm)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Osprey Koby

  • A reviewer thought that the Osprey Koby backpack provides sufficient comfort to the user.
  • Users noted that its front panel pocket offers ample space for storage and organization.
  • Users mentioned that its blinker light attachment strap located near the base of the bag front panel keeps them visible and safe even in dim environments.
  • According to some reviewers, the backpack was durable and sturdy.
  • Other reviewers thought that its side stretch pockets help store essential items securely.
  • They also noticed that it is lightweight.
  • A user thought that pack has a stylish and attractive design.
  • Several reviewers indicated that it includes a heat embosses scratch-free slash pocket to ensure the safety of sunglasses and small items.
  • Some users recommend the backpack as a carry-on for short hiking adventures or travel.
  • Testers mentioned that its main compartment includes a sleeve that could fit a laptop.
  • Reviewers also praised the backpack for being sized for a small child.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the bag has no hip belt.
  • A few other reviewers noted that the pack lacks sufficient pockets.

Popular Models

Osprey Koby 20

100% choose the Osprey Koby 20

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Capacity iconCapacity20 l (1220 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1 oz (0.5 kg)
Length iconLength15 in (38 cm)
Width11 in (28 cm)
Height8 in (20 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Osprey Koby features:
  • Stretch mesh
  • Sternum strap
  • Compression straps
  • Reflective
  • Hip belt

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 Osprey Koby models (the most popular choice is the Koby 20).

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.

2020 l1 oz0.05 oz/L


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The Osprey Koby ranks #59 compared with the other Osprey bags.

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The Osprey Koby ranks #689 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on January 11, 2019