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Under Armour Recruit Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 6,550 reviews

We have checked thousands of reviews and found 16 reasons to buy the Recruit - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

93% of the reviewers give the Under Armour Recruit a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (85%)
Good (8%)
Average (3%)
Poor (1%)
Bad (2%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Under Armour Recruit:

Reviewers like these things about the Under Armour Recruit

  • Many users find the pockets very deep and secure.
  • A college student said that it's a very comfortable backpack to cart around campus and has plenty of space and compartments for organization.
  • One reviewer commented that his bag has everything you need if you are a traveller(short-trips), student, techie and the list goes on.
  • A lot of users praise how the laptop compartment is neatly done which give them a sense of feeling that the laptop is safe.
  • Users were very happy that it came exactly as described-nice bright color,perfect for carrying stuff to school or sporting events.
  • One favorite feature of the main compartment is the padded laptop pouch that comfortably holds the laptop.
  • Others enjoy the presence of the mini compartment which provides easy and quick access to some small,day-to-day essentials.
  • Many love the padded shoulder straps,making the bag easy and comfortable to carry even when it's pretty full and heavy.
  • One powerlifter liked that it's got plenty of room for gym essentials,some extra pockets for school stuff and two net pouches on the sides for water bottles.
  • Many users agree that for its quality and durability,it's well worth the price.
  • Some parents who bought the bags for their kids described the bag as: very strong and resilient,extremely well-made,perfect size and space efficient.
  • A parent believes that it's the perfect backpack with very sturdy straps,plenty of space and additional pockets on the outside.
  • A teenager said that what he loves most about the bag is how well it holds up despite what he puts it through.
  • Others chose the bag for its light weight,tough and long lasting material.
  • One user purchased the bag for its good storage, good shoulder support, and sturdy construction.
  • Many users thought the back straps are sturdy and help reduce shoulder pain from heavy load.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • One user said it's a bit smaller than expected,very narrow and tight fit for a school binder.
  • A reviewers thought the bag is really nice but the straps curve weird which makes them uncomfortable.
  • Some users complain that the zippers for the compartments only go about halfway down the sides, which can make it difficult to get things in and out.


Crowdsourced specs across all Under Armour Recruit models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.2 oz (0.5 kg)
Length iconLength19 in (48 cm)
Width13 in (33 cm)
Height10 in (25 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 17 inches

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Under Armour Recruit features:
  • Abrasion resistant
  • Water bottle pockets
  • Water resistant

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


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The Under Armour Recruit ranks #3 compared with the other Under Armour bags.

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The Under Armour Recruit ranks #213 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019