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Tenba Discovery Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated April 2019

based on 66 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 10 reasons to buy the Discovery - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

85% of the reviewers give the Tenba Discovery a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (60%)
Good (25%)
Average (4%)
Poor (2%)
Bad (6%)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Tenba Discovery:

Reviewers like these things about the Tenba Discovery

  • Users have noted that the Tenba Discovery pack has a water repellant nylon exterior, but it also comes with a WeatherWrap cover for extra protection.
  • Many of the reviewers indicated that the bag is extremely light.
  • Several users felt that it comes with standard chest and waist straps.
  • Reviewers thought that it feels very comfortable to wear.
  • Users noted that it has plenty of loops for accessories on the strap.
  • Other users praised its compression straps to secure and stabilize the load.
  • Users said that it contains a large elasticized pocket on each side for water bottles or other accessories.
  • They also said that the pack has a small zipper pocket in the front for small items.
  • Testers also noted that its main camera pocket is large.
  • Other users pointed out that its padding is all secured with Velcro, and the pieces are easily reconfigurable.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the bag should include small zippered pockets on both sides of the top compartment for accessories like batteries or memory cards.
  • Another reviewer said that it could not be worn when WeatherWrap is snapped on.


Crowdsourced specs across all Tenba Discovery models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight2-2.6 oz (0.9-1.2 kg)
Length iconLength8-10 in (20-25 cm)
Width10-12 in (25-30 cm)
Height17-18 in (43-46 cm)

Popular Models

Tenba Discovery Mini

100% choose the Tenba Discovery Mini

100 %

Weight iconWeight2 oz (0.9 kg)
Length iconLength8 in (20 cm)
Width10 in (25 cm)
Height17 in (43 cm)


vs Tenba Bags

The Tenba Discovery ranks #8 compared with the other Tenba bags.

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8Tenba Discovery
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vs All Bags

The Tenba Discovery ranks #2323 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Selected Reviews

The Gadgeteer

It’s a really comfortable daypack and totally protects the DSLR. I would highly recommend this for any photographer.

Posted 14 November 2011 by Jackie Cheng - Read full review

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Last updated on April 20, 2019