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Vertx Commuter Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

4.33
based on 139 reviews


We have checked tens of reviews and found 15 reasons to buy the Commuter - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


89% of the reviewers give the Vertx Commuter a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (85%)
Good (4%)
Average (4%)
Poor (2%)
Bad (1%)



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Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Vertx Commuter:

Reviewers like these things about the Vertx Commuter

  • Some users love how it offers space for weapon's compartment for concealed carry.
  • A lot of users are pleased that it comes with 4 sections for textbooks, weapons, laptop and other items.
  • Some reviewers like its anti-rip type nylon fabric.
  • Many users find the orbital strap design of this bag very unique.
  • A lot of users thought the main pockets are oriented on the side of the bag for easy access while wearing the bag.
  • A number of owners love the presence of zippered flap that can be tucked away, revealing a molle panel, as well as contains two buckle/loops that can be attached to the rear bag for carrying a jacket, or helmet.
  • Some owners thought the best part about this bag is the extremely rapid access to the CCW.
  • Other users particularly like how the pull tab hangs in a very accessible area.
  • Many users thought the efficient design of this compact bag, gives them full carry options as well as the simple grab-and-go capability.
  • Some users like how the zipper system makes it easy to get into compartments.
  • Other travelers though the orbital rotation makes it convenient on public transport.
  • A lot of users refer to it as a high quality, rugged and well thought out sling pack.
  • Some reviewers said that the optionsnwith storing and quick access to gear is limitless.
  • Others love its flexible compartment and excellent workmanship.
  • Many owners find it rugged, tough, and a great concealed carry setup.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users are disappointed with the lack of water bottle holder.
  • Others find the stitching of the strap poor.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Vertx Commuter models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight3 oz (1.4 kg)
Length iconLength6 in (15 cm)
Width15.5 in (39 cm)
Height13 in (33 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches





Rankings


vs Vertx Bags

The Vertx Commuter ranks #2 compared with the other Vertx bags.

1Vertx Gamut
4.44
Vertx Gamut
2Vertx Commuter
4.33
Vertx Commuter

vs All Bags

The Vertx Commuter ranks #335 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparisons of the Vertx Commuter vs 2 other, similar bags.

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Vertx Commuter vs Otterbox Defender


Vertx Commuter
Vertx Commuter

4.33
BEST
Based on 139 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 3 oz
Price: $$$


Otterbox Defender
Otterbox Defender

3.65

Based on 23,119 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 0.3 oz
Price: $

  • The Commuter is rated better than the Defender.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 23,258 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Commuter is 900% heavier than the biggest Defender (3 oz vs 0.3 oz).

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black

Only the Defender is available in these colors:
Blue
Purple
Grey




Vertx Commuter vs Otterbox Symmetry


Vertx Commuter
Vertx Commuter

4.33
BEST
Based on 139 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 3 oz
Price: $$$


Otterbox Symmetry
Otterbox Symmetry

3.43

Based on 22,671 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 0.1-0.2 oz
Price: $

  • The Commuter is rated much better than the Symmetry.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 22,810 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Commuter is 1400% heavier than the biggest Symmetry (3 oz vs 0.2 oz).

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black

Only the Symmetry is available in these colors:
Grey
Pink
Blue
Green
Purple







Selected Reviews


Loadout Room

The Vertx Commuter is well designed and well thought out EDC bag. I’ve been having fun running a variety of different kit customizations through the bag.

Posted 28 July 2017 by Travis - Read full review

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Last updated on July 04, 2019