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JanSport, The North Face and L.L. Bean are highly respected makers of backpacks, so no wonder they take our top spots this year in our updated backpack report.
Among rechargeable batteries, the Energizer Recharge Universal hits the sweet spot between performance and value. If a single-use disposable is right for your needs, skip the big name brands and go for bargain batteries from Amazon and IKEA.
Black Diamond continues to dominate most of our headlamp categories, but this update also highlights some worthy challengers from brands like Coast, Fenix and Petzl, which is currently king of the "smart" headlamps.