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Awards  Editors' Choice Award Top Pick Award Editors' Choice Award Top Pick Award 
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Pros Warm, comfy adjustable hood, great wrist cuffs, fleece-lined pocketsLightweight, warm, great wind protection, sheds water well, affordableComfortable, very breathable, light, stylishWarm, good water resistance, comfortable, excellent mobility, stylish, durableWarm, comfortable, looks great, affordable
Cons Bulky, relatively expensiveDoesn’t breathe well, fit isn’t very athleticHard to get the proper fit, expensive, poor weather resistance, thinExpensive, annoying hem cinching buckles, not the lightestHeavy, bulky, sleeves a tad short
Bottom Line Offering a large amount of insulation in the torso, you'll find this model is warm, weather resistant, and comfortableAn ideal outer layer for throwing on during windy and cold days outsideA thin, lightweight insulating layer for days when you don’t stop movingComfortable, mobile, and stylish, this jacket is ideal for any useOur Top Pick for Warmth will keep you protected from the cold
Rating Categories Arc'teryx Atom AR Hoody Rab Xenon Hoodie Patagonia Nano-Air Hoody Arc'teryx Proton LT Hoody Outdoor Research Refuge Hoody
Warmth (25%)
9
7
5
6
9
Weight And Compressability (20%)
5
9
8
6
5
Comfort (20%)
6
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8
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8
Weather Resistance (15%)
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Breathability (15%)
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5
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4
Style (5%)
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Specs Arc'teryx Atom AR... Rab Xenon Hoodie Patagonia Nano-Air... Arc'teryx Proton... Outdoor Research...
Measured Weight (size) 16.5 oz (L) 11.0 oz (L) 14.4 oz (L) 14.5 oz (L) 19.0 (L)
Insulation 120 g/m2 Coreloft body, 80 g/m2 underarms, 60 g/m2 hood 60g Stratus 60g FullRange insulation Coreloft Compact 80 VerticalX 100% polyester insulation - 60g/m
Outer Fabric Gossamera nylon Atmos ripstop 100% nylon ripstop Fortius Air 20 (84% nylon, 16% elastane) 100% polyester ripstop
Stuffs Into Itself? No Yes, clip loop Yes, clip loop No Yes
Hood Option? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Number of Pockets 2 zippered hand, 1 zippered internal chest 2 zippered hand, 1 zippered internal chest 2 zippered hand, 1 zippered chest 2 zippered hand, 1 zippered chest 2 zippered hand, 1 zippered chest
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