Product Description

EZ Funshell Backpack 2nd generation is a walkers dream come true. The Sunshade umbrella protects you from the rain and UV damage. To top it off their is a cooling fan built in to decrease back perspiration and heat exhaustion. This is a unique gift that will be a staple in the outdoor community for years to come.

 

Pros & Cons

Pros

 

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Functionality

The functionality of the backup is great. Easy access to the umbrella and fans without having to unstrap or remove the backpack.

 

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Versatility

This backpack is highly versatile in many scenarios. Whether your hiking, walking to school or just casually traveling on foot this backpack is idea for any situation.

 

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Design

Eye pleasing colors and well built to withstand natural elements like the sun and rain makes this a great unique gift for the outdoorsman or passionate pedestrian. Storage is gre

 

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Detachable Umbrella

Great for when you want to remove it and have a more lightweight walk.

 

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Customizable

Accessories make this backpack uniquley customizable. Add fans that cool your back and your face while adding bluetooth speakers to listen to tunes as you walk. 

 

 

Potential Cons

 

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Wind! Wind! Wind!

Just like any umbrella the wind can be a nuisance. Be careful if your hiking with high winds especially on mountain edges. 

 

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Not suitable for kids

This backpacks would potentially be oversized and a lot of weight for a kid. This is definitely more suitable for teens and adults. 

 

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Price

If you’re looking for a cheap option this may not be the backpack for you.

 

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Angles Matter

Though this backpacks umbrella protects against the weather from overhead, it lacks in coverage from the elements blowing in horizontally across the sides of your face. The ability to angle the umbrella would have been an excellent feature that maybe will be added in the future. 

Specifications

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Assembled Dimensions

9.10 x 8.3 x 17.7 in

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Fabric

Nylon

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Expansion Link

Aluminum alloy

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Umbrella Handle

Plastic PVC

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Weight

5.9lbs

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UV Protection

UPF50+ material resisting 99% UVA/UVB

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Storage

10 Pockets, 3 Inter layers, 2 side seam pockets, 2 waist belt pockets

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Add ons

Fans and bluetooth speaker not included.

Final Thoughts

Besides the umbrella that blocks 99% of UV rays and is water resistant the EZ Funshell Backpack is one of the most versatile backpacks that you can own. Chameleon of the backpack world it easily blends into everyday life and not just a hikers piece of gear. It’s hard to find flaws in such a well designed unit but hopefully one day they make the umbrella adjustable for multiple angles and also add a kids sized option. Other than that it is a gift that is definitely uniquely useful.