Osprey Aura 65 vs Ariel 65: Pack Comparison

The Osprey Women’s Aura AG 65 Pack is a midrange backpacking backpack that comes in three sizes (XS, S, M), while the Osprey Women’s Ariel 65 Pack is a midrange backpacking backpack that comes in two sizes (XS/S, M/L).

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Osprey Women’s Aura AG 65 Pack Osprey Women’s Ariel 65 Pack    
MSRP $270.00 $280.00
Shop Online $270.00 at REI $280.00 at REI
Best Used For Backpacking Backpacking
Weight XS: 4 lbs. 4 oz.
S: 4 lbs. 5 oz.
M: 4 lbs. 7 oz.
One Size: 4 lbs. 14.2 oz.
Volume XS: 60 liters
S: 62 liters
M: 65 liters
One Size: 65 liters
Gender Women’s Women’s
Fit – Waist XS: 24-45 inches, S: 24-45 inches, M: 27-48 inches 26-50 inches
Dimensions 33 x 16 x 15 inches 31.5 x 16 x 11 inches
Sizes XS, S, M XS/S, M/L
Colors Challenger Blue, Gamma Red, Vestal Grey Black, Ceramic Blue, Claret Red
Materials 100-denier x 630-denier nylon dobby/210-denier high-tenacity nylon/420HD nylon 210-denier nylon
Description With an Anti-Gravity(TM) suspension system and a women-specific fit, the Osprey Aura AG 65 pack lets you maintain comfort when you’re trading your creature comforts for adventures on the trail. Built to comfortably haul heavy loads for the week or a weekend, the women’s Osprey Ariel 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 Women’s Aura AG 65 Pack weighs 10.2 ounces less than the lighest version of the Osprey Women’s Ariel 65 Pack.

Price vs. Weight

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Volume

The smallest size Osprey Women’s Aura AG 65 Pack holds 5 liters less than the smallest size of the Osprey Women’s Ariel 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 Women’s Aura AG 65 Pack retails for $10 less than the Osprey Women’s Ariel 65 Pack on REI.com.

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