4 Best 270 Degree Awnings [Review]

    Top 270 Degree Awnings for Overlanding

    If you are looking for a 270 degree awning for your next overlanding trip, then you have come to the right place!

    Vehicle awnings have been around forever; however, 270 degree awnings are relatively new. They are like regular awnings but way larger. It's perfect for people who camp in groups as it provides way more shade and covers more ground than traditional rectangle awnings.

    As tons of companies make 270 awnings today, it can be hard to find the right one. Hence to help pick the perfect awning -- In the following sections, we will review 4 of the best 270 degree awnings currently on the market. Without further due, let's jump right it.

    Best 270 Degree Awnings



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    Top 270 Degree Awnings of 2022

    Nomadic 270 Degree Awning on a Truck

    OVS Nomadic 270 Degree Awning

    #1 Best 270 Degree Awning

    Built to withstand high winds and bad weather conditions, Nomadic 270 by Overland Vehicle Systems is the best 270 degree awning currently on the market.

    It is a freestanding awning, which means you can use it without the poles. However, it does come with five aluminum poles to keep sturdy when camping in heavy winds.

    As for coverage, Nomadic 270 covers about 129 sq ft of ground, and installing this tent on your vehicle is pretty simple -- it shouldn't take more than a few minutes. Plus, you can add walls to it and turn it into a proper tent in case you need extra sleeping space.

    Starting at

    $949

    Overview

    • Covers 128 square feet of area
    • Built to withstand high winds
    • Can be installed on any aftermarket/factory roof rack
    • Freestanding Awning
    • Easy Installation
    Wraptor 6k 270 Degree Awning

    Overland Pros Wraptor 6k 270 Degree Awning

    Largest 270 Degree Awning on the Market

    The wide coverage provided by Overland Pros Wraptor 6k is the major reason it is so popular. Unlike conventional 270 degree awnings, which typically cover 100-120 square feet, the Wraptor 6k provides a gigantic 130 square feet of coverage. So, no matter how sunny it is, you can rely on Wraptor 6k to provide you with all the shade you require.

    The Wraptor 6k's body is made of 280gsm poly-cotton ripstop waterproof canvas; this ensures that it can withstand the harshest weather conditions with ease and that water won't leak through the fabric when it rains heavily.

    Like the OVS Nomadic 270, the Wraptor 6k is also equipped with strong support poles and guy lines to keep it sturdy and solid when camping in windy conditions.

    Starting at

    $1259

    Overview

    • Made with high quality fabric
    • Option to add walls
    • Can be used in Windy Conditions
    • Covers 130 sq ft of area
    • Includes support poles and guy lines
    Eezi-Awn Manta 270 Degree Awning

    Eezi-Awn Manta 270 Degree Awning

    Best Premium 270 Degree Awning

    Featuring a full-aluminum frame construction with 260-gram waterproof ripstop canvas panels, integrated height-adjustable legs, and a UV-resistant PVC cover -- Eezi-Awn Manta is a premium 270 Degree Awning that is manufactured and tested on the trails of South Africa.

    While it's not as large as Wraptor 6k, It still offers solid coverage of 100 square feet and can be used in high wind and extreme weather conditions without any issues.

    As 270 degree awnings are often large in size, They are slow to setup and takedown. However, that's not the case at all with Eezi-Awn Manta. You can set up and takedown this awning in under 60 seconds without any help.

    Starting at

    $1400

    Overview

    • Features a sleek aerodynamic design for better fuel economy
    • Lightweight
    • Protection from extreme weather
    • Very easy setup & takedown
    • Covers 100 sq ft of ground
    Wraptor 4k 270 Degree Awning

    Overland Pros Wraptor 4k 270 Degree Awning

    Alternative to Wraptor 6k 270 Degree Awning

    Wraptor 4k is Wraptor 6k's younger sibling. It has a similar design and covers around 80 square feet of space. The fabric of the Wraptor 4k is comprised of waterproof 280G ripstop canvas to keep you protected even in inclement weather.

    Wraptor 4k supports the addition of a wall set, making it into a proper private room that can be used as an extra sleeping space. The walls are designed to cover all six sides of the awning (4 exterior sides + 2 walls that go down the side and back of your vehicle). They are really simple to set up.

    Like the Wraptor 6k, Installing Wraptor 4k on your vehicle is as simple as ABC. They are also designed to fit on most aftermarket and factory roof racks -- Hence, you don't have to worry about buying a new roof rack.

    Starting at

    $899

    Overview

    • Covers 80 sq ft of area
    • Optional Add-on Wall Set
    • Waterproof Canvas Fabric
    • Bad Weather Protection
    • Super simple to install



    270 Degree Awnings FAQ

    Are these awnings compatible with any roof racks?
    Yes! All 270 Degree Awnings we have reviewed above are designed to fit on 99.9% of aftermarket and OEM roof racks.

    How much do these awnings weigh?
    On average, they weigh anywhere from 50 lbs to 80 lbs.

    Can I attach these awnings to both sides of my vehicle?
    Yes! All the above 270 degree awnings are available in two mounting configurations: passenger side and driver side. You have a choice between the two.

    How much area do these awnings cover?
    On average, they cover anywhere from 80 sq ft to 130 sq ft. It varies from awning to awning.

    Do they come with support poles and guy lines?
    Even though all the above 270 degree awnings are freestanding, they do come with support poles and guy lines as you will need to use them in windy conditions.




    Got a Questions About 270 Degree Awnings?

    Choosing a 270 degree awning for your vehicle can be difficult, but Overland Junction can help. Feel free to browse our website and contact our customer service department at 833-205-7703 or support@overlandjunction.com by phone or email if you have further questions or concerns before making a purchase.

    5 products
    OVS Nomadic Awning 270 with Optional Walls
    Overland Vehicle Systems
    from $949.00
    Overland Pros Wraptor 6k Free Standing 270 Degree Awning
    Overland Pros
    $1,259.00
    Overland Pros Wraptor 2000 – 270 Degree Vehicle Mounted Awning
    Overland Pros
    $439.00
    Overland Pros Wraptor 4k Awning
    Overland Pros Wraptor 4k Awning with poles
    Overland Pros Wraptor 4k Free Standing 270 Degree Awning
    Overland Pros
    from $899.00
    Eezi-Awn Manta 270 Awning - Family Tents World
    Eezi-Awn Manta 270 Awning - Family Tents World
    Eezi-Awn Manta 270 Awning
    Eezi-Awn
    $1,400.00