9 Best Laptop Backpacks of 2016

Laptop bags are a quintessential gear that you must own, if you own a laptop obviously.


Most of them have separate compartments for the charger, mouse, and other accessories. They also have protective padding that protects the laptop from unusual shocks that can easily damage the sensitive components.

This list of the 9 best-selling laptop bags of 2016 will help you make your decision faster. You can be assured of top-notch quality and durability with these laptop backpacks and at the end of the day it all comes down to your choice.

SwissGear SA1923 ScanSmart BackpackSwissGear SA1923 ScanSmart Backpack

SwissGear backpacks are known to be rugged and the SA1923 laptop bag is no different. The laptop compartment opens up quickly. An additional feature is the laptop window which allows the bag to be scanned easily at airports.

There is a separate pocket for music players and there is also a sunglass holder. The contoured shoulder straps are extremely comfortable. It comes with the brand name of SwissGear and you shouldn’t think twice about buying this one.

AmazonBasics Classic BackpackAmazonBasics Classic Backpack

Like the name suggests, the AmazonBasics Backpack is the most basic laptop bag that you can ask for, but that’s not a bad thing. There is no surprise to the fact that it is present on a list of the 9 best selling laptop bags of 2016 on Amazon. The reviews tell the complete story and you can buy the laptop bag in 7 different colors which include, black, gray, aqua, navy, red, royal blue and white.

Herschel Supply Co. Pop Quiz Backpack

Herschel Supply Co. Pop Quiz Backpack

You can buy the Herschel Supply Co.’s Pop Quiz Backpack in 27 different colors. There is a huge range of colors available and it will suit almost anyone’s liking. There is a handy compartment at the top which is meant for phones, but can be used to store anything for quick access, like pens, pencils or other accessories.

AmazonBasics BackpackAmazonBasics Backpack

The AmazonBasics backpack for laptops is a step further from their classic backpack. It offers a lot more space for stuff like notebooks, water bottles, tablets, files and music players while keeping the laptop compartment roomy. It is also slightly larger than the Classic backpack and you can go for it if you are on a tight budget and you are looking for a feature-rich laptop bag.

KAKA Backpack for LaptopsKAKA Backpack

The KAKA backpack is made of highly durable terylene oxford fabric and it comes with a waterproof lining, which will keep your laptop safe from the occasional spills. The breathable mesh pad at the back and padded shoulder straps make it extremely comfortable to use. You can buy the KAKA backpack in black, gray, red, blue. There is also a ‘camo’ color option which looks really cool.

Kopack Slim Business BackpackKopack Slim Business Backpack

Kopack Slim Business backpack might be the best laptop bag on the list in terms of the features on offer. It is made from a durable nylon fabric that is resistant to water and tears. If that didn’t impress you, then their unique patented zipper design will. Buy it now in black or light gray and don’t forget to check out the anti-theft zippers on them.

The North Face Borealis BackpackThe North Face Borealis Backpack

The North Face Borealis backpack comes in 28 different colors and if the 27 colors offered by Herschel Supply Co. wasn’t enough, this one is for you. This backpack comes with an external fleece-lined pocket that can store small electronic gadgets or sunglasses. You can buy this one, but don’t forget to choose your favorite color.

Ibagbar Vintage Canvas BackpackIbagbar Vintage Canvas Backpack

Don’t let the weird name of this backpack fool you. The Ibagbar Vintage Canvas backpack is one of the classiest looking laptop bags that I’ve seen. The backpack is 98% cotton and 2% leather, so please be careful about dunking it in water. It has tons of storage spaces and the build quality is premium. You can buy it now in black, brown, gray and dark gray.

SwissGear Blue IbexSwissGear Blue Ibex









The Blue Ibex from SwissGear comes with all the safety features you can ask for. It has a reinforced handle, shock absorbing shoulder straps, padded back panel, a case stabilizing platform and three layers of shock-absorbing foam to protect your laptop. It is also one of the priciest options on the list but you can buy it without any regrets and is one of the best selling laptop bags of 2016.