Updated 12 Nov 2018

American Tourister

Applite 3.0 82cm

Snapshot: The American Tourister Applite 3.0 82cm is a soft case with 4 swivel wheels. But how does it perform?

Applite 3.0 82cm
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$329

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Test results

Overall score
64
Lift and drop
?%
Puncture
?%
Rain
?%
Ease of use
?%
Move and carry
?%

Good points

  • Very good puncture resistance.
  • OK rain resistance.
  • Easy to move and carry.
  • OK handle comfort.
  • Light weight.
  • Has 1 internal and two external pockets.

But

  • Very poor performance in the lift and drop test.

How we test

Our overall assessment comprises 50% performance (lift/drop, puncture and rain testing) and 50% ease of use.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$329
Type
Check-in
Body type
Soft-shell

More test results

Handle comfort
6.5
Weight
10

Specifications

Dimensions HxWxD (cm)
82 x 49 x 30
Size
161cm
Meets carry-on criteria
None
Expandable
Intended capacity (not expanded)
114L
Weight (kg)
3.0
Stability (degrees)
10-15
Number of wheels
4

Features

Extendable handle length (cm)
30
Extendable handle positions
3
Backpack straps
×
Top handles
Side handles
External pockets
2
Internal pockets
1
Internal divider
×
Zip padlock hole
TSA lock