- This page covers the Standalone version of DayZ. For information on the Mod see Mod:Backpack
|Category||Equipment > Backpacks|
|Size||25 Slots (5x5)|
|Capacity||From 8 Slots (Smersh Backpack) to 35 Slots (Mountain Backpack)|
|Location(s)||Residential/Civilian, Industrial, General Military|
- "Standard Chernarusian hunting backpack with closable pockets. Very durable and comfortable if a little old-fashioned."
- — In-game description
These are used as a means of storing larger sized and quantity items as part of a player's inventory in addition to Clothing slots. This may allow a player greater storage capacity and may thus improve his chances of survival.
Backpacks also have damage states and due to this property, it and all items inside may also be damaged. Damage states however, do not affect the container's ability to store items. As with most items, any items inside the backpack must be held by the character in order to be used.
 Comparison Table
|Smersh Backpack||8 Slots (4x2)|
|Child Briefcase||12 Slots (4x3)|
|Improvised Courier Bag||12 Slots (3x4)|
|Leather Courier Bag||16 Slots (4x4)|
|Improvised Backpack||20 Slots (4x5)|
|Leather sack||20 Slots (4x5)|
|Improvised Leather Backpack||25 Slots (5x5)|
|Taloon Backpack||25 Slots (5x5)|
|Hunting Backpack||30 Slots (5x6)|
|Mountain Backpack||35 Slots (5x7)|
 List of available Backpacks
Sorted by smallest to biggest capacity, reading left-right.