Osprey Aether 55 vs 65: Pack Comparison

The Osprey Men’s Aether 55 Pack is a midrange backpacking backpack that comes in two sizes (S/M, L/XL), while the Osprey Men’s Aether 65 Pack is a midrange backpacking backpack that comes in two sizes (S/M, L/XL).

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Osprey Men’s Aether 55 Pack Osprey Men’s Aether 65 Pack
MSRP $260.00 $280.00
Shop Online $260.00 at REI $280.00 at REI
Best Used For Backpacking Backpacking
Weight One Size: 4 lbs. 13.3 oz. One Size: 4 lbs. 14.7 oz.
Volume One Size: 55 liters One Size: 65 liters
Gender Men’s Men’s
Fit – Waist 28-55 inches 28-55 inches
Dimensions 31 x 15 x 10 inches 32 x 15 x 11 inches
Sizes S/M, L/XL S/M, L/XL
Colors Black, Deep Water Blue, Garlic Mustard Green Black
Materials 210-denier nylon 210-denier nylon
Description When you’re hauling weight for days in the wild, the durable, lightweight design and fine-tuned, customizable fit of the men’s Osprey Aether 55 pack helps you to carry the load in comfort. Built to comfortably haul heavy loads for the weekend or for a week, the men’s Osprey Aether 65 pack features a highly customizable fit for a variety of body shapes and sizes.

Weight

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The lightest version of the Osprey Men’s Aether 55 Pack weighs 1.4 ounces less than the lighest version of the Osprey Men’s Aether 65 Pack.

Price vs. Weight

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Volume

The smallest size Osprey Men’s Aether 55 Pack holds 10 liters less than the smallest size of the Osprey Men’s Aether 65 Pack.

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Price vs. Volume

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Load Range

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Where to Buy

At the time of publishing, the Osprey Men’s Aether 55 Pack retails for $20 less than the Osprey Men’s Aether 65 Pack on REI.com.

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