AmazonBasics Carry-On Travel Backpack Review | Budget 40L One Bag Travel Pack From Amazon

While we can’t guarantee the AmazonBasics Carry-On Travel Backpack will be your lifelong travel companion, its price is hard to ignore for anyone on a budget. View Our Full Review:

0:40 – Material & Aesthetic
3:30 – External Components
6:30 – Inside the Pack
8:54 – Durability & Testing
10:20 – Pros & Cons
10:48 – The Verdict

On a budget? Then keep reading, because it doesn’t get much cheaper than the Amazon Basics Carry-On Travel Backpack.

We usually don’t pay much attention to brands that are considered “cheap,” but AmazonBasics has a pretty good track record of pumping out a ton of gear that gets the job done at a low price point. And let’s be honest, they’re not going away anytime soon.

After testing the AmazonBasics Packing Cubes for almost two years, we’ve been impressed with their durability, and as such, we’ve been curious to test out other AmazonBasics products. We are by no means expecting this to be the best travel backpack, but if you’re looking to save costs then this could be an interesting option… as long as it’s able to actually carry your gear, that is.

Considering it’s remarkably low price-point, the AmazonBasics Carry-On Travel Backpack is a pretty good pack. And for around $50, what more can you ask for? The materials are cheap and we’ve lost a zipper pull already, but the clamshell design is easy to pack and the dimensions are perfect for carry-on travel. While we can’t guarantee this pack will be your lifelong companion as you travel the world—or even survive more than one trip—the AmazonBasics Carry-On Travel Backpack is an option that’s hard to ignore for anyone traveling on a budget.

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In this video, Nathan Coverdale of Pack Hacker reviews the AmazonBasics Carry-On Travel Backpack, a budget 40L one bag travel pack from Amazon.

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Pack Hacker says:

What’s your favorite one bag travel backpack?

Wade Ridsdale says:

My REI was on sale and I had used my dividend from previous year so out of pocket about 17$ I think.

Danilo Cabello says:

Do you have a Standard Luggage review coming up anytime soon? I am still undecided between all the bags available in the market.

Jules-Frederic Nerestant says:

Thumbs up for going through this. Amazon Basics should burn and die a painful death.

Wade Ridsdale says:

My trusty REI ruckpack 40. This was a very tepidly reviewed pack, for good reason. Is there a situation that you could actually recommend this pack?

Sahil Satishkumar says:

You people seem nice.

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