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XD Design Bobby Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 505 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 21 reasons to buy the Bobby - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

79% of the reviewers give the XD Design Bobby a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (64%)
Good (15%)
Average (8%)
Poor (4%)
Bad (7%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the XD Design Bobby:

Reviewers like these things about the XD Design Bobby

  • Some users thought the straps are very comfortable, and the Velcro is great to hold the extra slack.
  • One user recommend this to those that ride on subways/metros a lot as it definitely gives a feeling of safety in a packed train.
  • Some frequent travelers thought this backpack was perfect for crowded European cities where pickpocketing is a problem.
  • Good quality, comfort and design, incredible build and design, lightweight, plenty of room and sleekly stylish are cited as the main reasons for buying the bag.
  • Some owners commented on how it feels very well made and looks perfect as a day pack.
  • Other reviewers find the ability to open it at a tilt is fantastic.
  • Many find it perfect for the typical on-the-go student.
  • A lot of reviewers loved how it comes with smooth zippers and buttons buttons that hold the backpack from opening all 180 degrees.
  • Some users recommend this to anyone looking for a fashionable/low key day backpack that doesn’t carry their entire house with them, but just essentials.
  • Many reviewers thought it's fantastic, classy, comfortable with thoughtful layout and good security features.
  • Some students particularly love the card slot on the shoulder, works perfect for putting cards on the entrance.
  • Many users love the fact that they can charge their phones on this backpack.
  • A lot of owners find this pretty solid, power bank cable at the bottom is extremely useful in so many situations.
  • Many reviewers thought it’s perfect for travel, light weight, phone hook-up is great.
  • A lot of users thought it’s the best backpack they’ve ever invested in.
  • great for traveling and charging your devices.
  • Other users laud its excellent weight distribution.
  • Some users thought the backpack is quite comfortable and provides great back support.
  • Other reviewers find the compartments inside well-organized to fit all your tech and personal items.
  • A number of users loved the small details like the Velcro for the excess strap on the handles.
  • Overall many users find the bag very convenient and effectively prevents thief during trips.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users complained about how the interior lining of the bag started to unravel within 2 months of purchase.
  • Others thought the hidden zippers really makes it very difficult to open and close.


Crowdsourced specs across all XD Design Bobby models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.75-2.2 oz (0.3-1 kg)
Length iconLength5-8 in (13-20 cm)
Width9-17 in (23-43 cm)
Height13-17 in (33-43 cm)

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Last updated on July 04, 2019