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SOG Ninja Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 979 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 17 reasons to buy the Ninja - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

91% of the reviewers give the SOG Ninja a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (77%)
Good (14%)
Average (3%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (2%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the SOG Ninja:

Reviewers like these things about the SOG Ninja

  • Many users love how it sits comfortably on the shoulders because of its yoke style, adjustable shoulder straps.
  • Others like the adjustable sternum slider for added security and comfort.
  • A lot of users enjoy the breathable padded mesh back that keeps them comfortable over long hauls.
  • Top carry handle, durable plastic buckles and zippers are also cited as some of the favorite parts of the bag.
  • Others find the hook-and-loop patch on the front allows customization.
  • A lot of owners love the presence of a variety of compartments for keeping gear and other essentials organized.
  • A number of reviewers find the molle webbing very useful for attaching accessories.
  • Soft-lined pocket at the top for eyeglasses and electronic devices are also lauded by a lot users.
  • Many reviewers love the hydration bladder pocket that features a tubing port for easy access to water.
  • Others also love the flexible side pouch that fits most water bottles .
  • Some users appreciate the presence of water drainage holes at the bottom of the main compartment.
  • A lot of reviewers thought the zippers are pretty solid.
  • Many owners said it fits extremely comfortably against their back and got every good feature they could ever want.
  • Some reviewers note how it stands up straight without drooping.
  • Others like how it provides full access to the inside.
  • A number of users said it has ample internal and external pockets provided with durable zippers.
  • Perfect size, durable, well built, lightweight, huge storage space,craftmanship and versatility are cited as the main reasons for choosing this bag.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Other users find the zippers stiff and hard to operate.
  • Some reviewers complain about the absence of hydration hose ports.


vs SOG Bags

The SOG Ninja ranks #3 compared with the other SOG bags.

1SOG Prophet
SOG Prophet
2SOG Opord
SOG Opord
3SOG Ninja
SOG Ninja
4SOG Barrage
SOG Barrage
5SOG Scout
SOG Scout

vs All Bags

The SOG Ninja ranks #500 compared with all the bags we have checked.

Top 20% bag

498Teton Sports Talus
Teton Sports Talus
499SOG Ninja
SOG Ninja
500BSI Taxi
BSI Taxi
501Vera Bradley On the Go
Vera Bradley On the Go
502Joto Universal
Joto Universal

Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the SOG Ninja vs the SOG Opord.

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SOG Ninja vs SOG Opord

SOG Ninja
SOG Ninja


Based on 979 reviews

SOG Opord
SOG Opord

Based on 527 reviews


  • The Ninja is rated about the same as the Opord.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 1,506 reviews of the two bags.

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Last updated on July 04, 2019