Best Laptop Bags 2016

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High Sierra Loop Backpack

The High Sierra Loop Backpack is both durable and affordable. Designed for everyday use, as well as for camping or traveling, this pack contains multiple large compartments, a dedicated tablet sleeve and a media pocket with a headphone port. A hook and bottom straps also let you attach extra gear like a towel or bike helmet.

  • ThinkGeek Captain America Shield Backpack


    Comic-book nerds need storage, too. The Captain America Shield backpack has a laptop/tablet pocket and an adjustable strap. Inside, you'll also find two smaller pockets for cords and accessories. Sure, it's made of plastic, but you don't have to tell people that. Plus, you'll look like a supersoldier!

  • Bracketron SmartCord Sling

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    This one-strap pack will keep your gadgets safe and won't break the bank. Bracketron's backpack comes in black with either gray or green accents, and features a soft-touch silicone earphone port so you can rock out with your device safely in tow. It's a small bag, so your 10-inch tablet is probably the biggest piece of gear that can fit in it, but for a day on the town, that may be all you need.

  • Case Logic LoDo Backpack

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    Case Logic's LoDo looks supersleek, comes in three colors and sports three zipper pockets, plus slots for your water bottles, pens and pencils. Inside the largest pocket, there are two dedicated pockets for a 14-inch laptop and a 10-inch tablet to separate your more expensive treasures from everything else you're packing. Case Logic also promises a 25-year warranty on the backpack.

  • Timbuk2 Custom Alcatraz Laptop Backpack

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    Timbuk2's Custom Alcatraz puts a heavy emphasis on the word "custom." There are tons of color combinations to chose from, and you can even pick whether you want a water bottle holder. The waterproof Custom Alcatraz has room for even the biggest notebooks, like the 17-inch MacBook Pro. Plus, Timbuk2 will replace any defective materials on the bag for life.

  • Kensington LM150 Backpack

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    Sometimes, you don't need to take along the kitchen sink. The Kensington LM150 sports a slim 4.5-inch-deep profile that will make everyone on your crowded commuter train happy. Despite its compact design, the LM150 can carry a 15-inch laptop and a 10-inch tablet. Plus, you'll find plenty of pockets for smaller accessories, as well as a padded back and shoulder straps.

  • Case Logic Huxton Laptop Attache

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    A good value and a great look, Case Logic's Huxley Laptop Attaché comes in heather blue and heather black. It features a detachable shoulder strap and padded handles for comfort and convenience. Most importantly, its polyester exterior is durable and will protect your 11-inch laptop or tablet when you're on the go.

  • Solo Urban Hybrid Briefcase

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    This simple but chic Solo Urban Hybrid Briefcase quickly transforms into a backpack via some stowable straps. Or, you can simply grab and go using the handles. A padded interior compartment holds a 15-inch laptop and a 10-inch tablet, while two front zippered pockets can hold other essential bits and pieces.This simple but chic Solo Urban Hybrid Briefcase quickly transforms into a backpack via some stowable straps. Or, you can simply grab and go using the handles. A padded interior compartment holds a 15-inch laptop and a 10-inch tablet, while two front zippered pockets can hold other essential bits and pieces.

  • Berchirly Vintage Military Men Canvas Messenger Bag


    The retro style of the Berchirly Vintage Military Men conveys a casual and adventurous style. It's available in black, dark brown, light brown, army green, khaki and gray. The canvas exterior is enhanced by the leather straps and outer trim. The interior is composed of one giant pocket for all the bits and pieces of your mobile life.

  • Sena Heritage Commuter Bag


    This dark blue commuter bag is made from soft, tumbled leather and is made to stand the test of time. It can fit up to a 15-inch laptop and has a dedicated pocket for an iPad. It comes with an adjustable shoulder strap, front and rear zipper pockets, internal smaller pockets and metal feet to protect the base from the floor. 

  • Incase Reform Brief

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    This heather-gray briefcase will house your 13- or 15-inch MacBook with a separate zipper pocket for your tablet. The inside cradles your computer with faux fur and special impact-absorbing material on the inside. The Reform Brief also comes with a detachable shoulder strap, so you can take things from business to business casual in a couple of snaps.

  • Waterfield Design Cozmo 2.0


    Make a statement and go premium with the Cozmo 2.0 by Waterfield Design. You get your choice of black or chocolate leather for a beautiful business brief with a padded laptop compartment. The Cozmo is as functional as it is beautiful; a leather slip-through strap makes it easy to attach this bag to rolling luggage. It also comes in two sizes: the compact ($369), which fits a 13-inch laptop, and the full-size ($389) for your 15-inch laptop.

  • Phorce Freedom Charger Messenger Bag


    If battery endurance is the most important factor in your mobile life, the Phorce Freedom bag is for you. It comes with a 15,000mAh built-in battery that can charge two devices at once, including a USB-C laptop such as the MacBook. In fact, it holds a 13-inch laptop, 10-inch tablet, a smartphone and your files. This black, canvas bag can be carried as a messenger bag or a backpack, and it features waterproof zippers and shock-resistant padding.

  • Tylt Energi Backpack + Battery


    Attention city dwellers and long commuters; this backpack is made for you. A removable and rechargeable 10,400mAh battery sits in its own pocket and can keep your smartphone charged four times over, or your tablet charged once. The nylon Tylt Energi Backpack gives you the ability to route three swappable cables through seven of the 13 pockets (one of which is sized for a 15-inch laptop) so you can connect at a second's notice.

  • The North Face Router Charged Backpack


    The North Face Router Charged Backpack, available in black, blue or grey, was designed for those who strive to be at one with nature, yet still connected. A removable Joey T55 battery is water and crash resistant and can supply three and a half battery charges to your phone or tablet, allowing you to stay connected to the digital world at the same time. The laptop compartment can fit a 17-inch laptop and features a neoprene tablet sleeve. A padded hipbelt and removable sternum strap also come along for the ride.

  • Solo Executive Ultrabook Tote Bag

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    Feminine, useful and budget-friendly, the Solo Executive Ultrabook Tote is a triple threat. The khaki polyester exterior with faux-leather accents will look at home in any boardroom, while the 15-inch laptop compartment and 10-inch tablet pockets will make sure you're properly equipped for your big meetings. The tapered top, zippered pocket keeps the overall look simple and elegant.

  • Hex Century Convertible Tote Bag


    The water-resistant, waxed exterior of the Hex Century Convertible Tote will protect your essential gear from the elements, while not looking too girly. The padded and fleece-lined storage compartments for a 15-inch laptop, a 10-inch tablet and a 5-inch phone will protect it from bumps and bruises. There's also a ton of room in the main compartments for books and other items. Best of all, a quick change of the shoulder strap can convert this bag into a backpack.

  • Kensington Jacqueline LM650 Laptop Tote Bag

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    The Kensington Jacqueline LM650 is the little black dress of tote bags; it's perfect for any occasion. Its matte-black, faux-leather exterior goes with anything. The padded compartments on the inside can hold a 15.6-inch laptop and a 12-inch tablet. A metal center clasp keeps everything inside. There's even a pass-through pocket, so you can conveniently attach this bag to roller luggage.

  • Timbuk2 Alamo Convertible Backpack Tote Bag

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    Available in dark gray, tan or a striking two-toned blue, the Timbuk2 Alamo does double-duty as a tote or a backpack via a couple of stowable buckles. Leather trim complements the canvas exterior, and the interior can hold tons of stuff. A side zipper offers quick access to the contents. This versatile bag comes with Timbuk2's lifetime warranty.

  • Knomo Vigo Slim Top Zip Tote

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    Outfit your 14-inch laptop in leather with the Vigo Slim Top Zip Tote from Knomo. Choose from black, espresso or navy full grain leather for your superstylish yet practical bag, which features a detachable shoulder strap. The Vigo Slim Top even does your wallet's job with a spot to store your cards.

  • Waterfield Design Field Tote

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    Rock that rustic look with Waterfield Design's Field Tote. The bag comes in brown, burgundy and navy, and combines leather with rugged waxed canvas for a unique-looking back at a good value. The Field Tote packs all the right finishing touches, too: It has a metal bolt to secure the main flap, detailed stitching and a steel key ring. All this craftsmanship easily rolls up tightly for storage or transportation.

  • Case Logic Arca Sleeve

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    Basic, slim and boardroom ready, the Arca Carrying Case from Case Logic is perfect for taking your Chromebook or Ultrabook to your next meeting. This black sleeve comes with a removable shoulder strap, while interior straps ensure you don't even have to remove your laptop to use it.

  • STM Grace Deluxe Laptop Sleeve

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    STM's new Grace line helps your tech look sexy, with unique colors like dark purple, midnight sky, coral dove and the patterned teal dot. Designed to fit any 13-inch laptop, this tote has a magnetized flap to keep your most prized possessions inside and safe. It also features a zipper pocket in front for your phone and other smaller items.

  • McKlein Chicago

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    The Chicago might be the ultimate luxury laptop bag. The full grain cowhide leather roller bag features three enormous zipper pockets -- one for your 17-inch laptop and the other two for your other possessions. Ten millimeters (about 0.4 inches) of high-density memory foam keep your notebook safe from the world, and you can remove the wheels and handle when necessary.

  • Brenthaven ProStyle Wheeled Case

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    Designed to hold a 15.4-inch laptop, the black Brenthaven ProStyle Wheeled Case features an ergonomic telescoping handle. The ballistic nylon exterior with high-density foam inside will protect your gear from the elements, as well as a change of clothes or two. It also comes with a lifetime guarantee.

  • Everki Journey Roller Bag

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    It doesn't matter whether you're carrying an 11-inch or a 16-inch laptop with the Everki Journey. It features an adjustable, felt-lined laptop compartment. It also has room for a 10-inch laptop, smartphone and a couple of changes in clothes. Leather accents add a touch of class.