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Targus Drifter Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 12,386 reviews

We have checked many thousands of reviews and found 8 reasons to buy the Drifter - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

72% of the reviewers give the Targus Drifter a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (59%)
Good (13%)
Average (7%)
Poor (7%)
Bad (10%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Targus Drifter:

Reviewers like these things about the Targus Drifter

  • Most of the buyers said that the design of this bag is excellent.
  • Other buyers said that the bag has enough pockets of various sizes to suit the needs of the user.
  • Reviewers recommend this bag for daily commute.
  • Some reviewers said that the bag has ample space and organizes contents well.
  • Users were of the view that the straps of the bag are extremely comfortable.
  • Few users said that the straps are curved in such a way it distributes the weight uniformly.
  • The handle of the bag is strong and holds up quite well as confirmed by the buyers.
  • Few buyers also mentioned that the base of the bag is stain and water resistant.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Many users complained that the bag stitching comes apart after use.
  • Some users said that the water bottle holder space is limited.
  • Reviewers also said that the durability of bag is questionable.


Crowdsourced specs across all Targus Drifter models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight2.5-2.8 oz (1.1-1.3 kg)
Length iconLength11-14.5 in (28-37 cm)
Width6.5-14.5 in (17-37 cm)
Height7.5-19.5 in (19-50 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 17 inches

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

Targus Drifter Sport

100% choose the Targus Drifter Sport

100 %
Colors and combinations:


Weight iconWeight2.5 oz (1.1 kg)
Length iconLength11 in (28 cm)
Width14.5 in (37 cm)
Height7.5 in (19 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Targus Drifter features:
  • Water bottle pockets
  • Water resistant
  • Laptop compartment

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


vs Targus Bags

The Targus Drifter ranks #9 compared with the other Targus bags.

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The Targus Drifter ranks #2753 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 04, 2019