Osprey Farpoint Travel Pack 55 vs Osprey Syncro 20 Hydration Backpack

The main difference between the Osprey Farpoint Travel Pack 55 and the Osprey Syncro 20 Hydration Backpack is that the Farpoint Travel Pack 55 has Internal Compartments (Internal front flap zippered mesh pocket) while the Syncro 20 Hydration Backpack does not.

Osprey Farpoint Travel Pack 55 Frontview
Osprey Syncro 20 Hydration Backpack Front View
Specs Brand Osprey Osprey
Name Farpoint Travel Pack 55 Syncro 20 Hydration Backpack
Category Hiking Hydration
Sub Category Travel Outdoor
Capacity (L) 55L 20L
Dimensions (in) 25 x 13 x 12 18.9 x 10.4 x 10.6
Weight (lb) 3.9 1.9
Fabric 210D Nylon Mini Hex Diamond Ripstop 100D Nylon Mini Honey Comb
Color 2 colors and patterns 3 colors and patterns
Warranty Osprey Lifetime Warranty Osprey Lifetime Warranty
Release Date August 18, 2010 December 28, 2018
Rating 4.8 4.9
Price Under $200 Under $150
General Features Shoulder Straps Padded shoulder straps Bike-specific wing shaped shoulder straps
Sternum / Chest Straps Adjustable sternum strap with rescue whistle Adjustable sternum strap with magnetic valve
Hip Belt / Waist Strap Padded hip belts Airmesh wrap hipbelt with pockets
Main Compartment Access Large panel zip access Normal zipped access
External Pockets Heat-embossed scratch-free zippered slash pocket, detachable daypack Front stretch mesh pocket, scratch-free top slash pocket, and 2 side pockets
Internal Compartments Internal front flap zippered mesh pocket
Side Pockets Side pockets can fit water bottle Side pockets can fit water bottle
Water Bottle Yes Yes
Handles Padded top and side handles Top grab handle
Loops and Attachments Gear loops LidLock helmet carry, light loop attachment
Business & School Features Laptop Sleeve Lockable laptop and tablet compartment
Organizer Pocket Zippered tool organization pocket
Travel Features Compression Straps Internal and external compression straps External compression straps
Stowable Straps Stowaway backpanel, harness and hipbelt with zippered rear flap
Rear Loading Straps Yes
Hiking / Backpacking Features Back Panel Smooth mesh covered atilon foam back panel AirSpeed backpanel
Rain Cover Integrated removable high-visibility raincover
Load Lifters Yes Yes
Internal / External Frame Internal 3.5mm lightWire peripheral frame
Hip Belt Pockets Yes
Anti Theft Features Lockable Zippers Lockable sliders on main compartment zipper
Hydration Features Bladder Size Includes Osprey Hydraulics® LT 2.5L reservoir
Hydration Compatible Yes

You're currently comparing the Farpoint Travel Pack 55 by Osprey against the Syncro 20 Hydration Backpack by Osprey .


Osprey 's Farpoint Travel Pack 55 is a Hiking backpack with Travel features while Osprey 's Syncro 20 Hydration Backpack is a Hydration backpack with Outdoor features.

The Osprey Farpoint Travel Pack 55 has a capacity of 55L (liters), weighs 3.9 pounds and it's dimensions in inches are 25 x 13 x 12. It's made of 210D Nylon Mini Hex Diamond Ripstop and is available in 2 colors and patterns in comparison the Osprey Syncro 20 Hydration Backpack's capacity is 20L with a size of 18.9 x 10.4 x 10.6 inches. Constructed from 100D Nylon Mini Honey Comb it weighs 1.9 pounds and is available in 3 colors and patterns.