We live in smart homes, talk on our smartphones, and now we even talk to our smart speakers. Out of context the latter might sound like we’re one pixel short of HD, but we’re living in a very smart generation. The cost to keeping up to date with our technology can be staggering, but we just love our gadgets. So, it stands to reason that we need a smart way to carry all our gear.

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A lot of industries have had to react to the boom in mobile technology and the way it affects our lives. An all purpose day bag won’t really cut it anymore as we demand security and practicality as well as style.

In this article we take a look at some of the most innovatively designed backpacks that are ideal for a smart generation. Idkmen.com have published an extensive series of backpack reviews if you’re interested in more information.

Laptop Backpacks

Laptop Backpacks
Laptop Backpacks

Remember those large, unattractive shoulder bags businessmen used to carry around for old, clunky laptop computers? Thankfully they’re a thing of the past. Laptop backpacks have become a viable accessory, ergonomically designed to offer impressive capacity without being oversized or bulky. Any style can be adopted for a laptop backpack.

Designed to go unnoticed, you won’t be attracting any unwanted attention by advertising that you’re carrying expensive goodies. These bags offer a great level of protection and security for your laptop and other devices. Well padded, constructed from durable materials, and worn securely to your body. Some packs are even integrated with anti-theft systems.

An advantage to carrying a laptop backpack is that they’re usually designed with more than one of your devices in mind. As well as having fitted pockets to place your laptop, many of them have separate pockets that are designed to carry tablets, chargers, and phones. If you travel for work or work for yourself out of coffee shops and bars, there’s never been a more convenient way to carry your office on your back.

Camera Backpacks

Camera Backpacks
Camera Backpacks

Try as they might, the cameras on our phones are never going to make for a permanent replacement of the real thing. If you’re the creative type then you probably want to carry your camera with you everywhere you go. The problem with traditional camera bags is that they’re uncomfortable and a dead giveaway that you’ve got something valuable around your neck. Camera backpacks have emerged as a discreet, practical, and versatile means of carrying your gear.

Cleverly designed to stow your specialized gear with integrated compartments that can be adapted to the individuals needs. They fasten securely and close to your body, and offer unrivaled protection. Camera backpacks are the safest way to carry your camera whether you’re a professional traveling for work, or an amateur indulging in a hobby.

More versatile than traditional camera bags, backpacks offer a great capacity for gear and personal effects too. Many are now designed with integrated sleeves for laptops, tablets, and other media devices. So you really are ready for anything.

Travel Backpacks

Travel Backpacks
Travel Backpacks

Travel backpacks used to bring with them connotations of guitar strumming, gap year traveling, vegetarian elitists. Spacious, yes. Practical, sure. Cool… definitely not. Things in the travel bag department have completely shifted, with a new emphasis on combining style and modern aesthetics without compromising use.

Travel backpacks are just as durable and resilient as they ever were, but you could say even more versatile. Understated design means they don’t look out of place if you use one for work or days out. Yet they maintain the benefits of a bag designed to be used and abused in all conditions.

Keeping up with the times, many travel backpacks have been kept up to date with the integration of designated sleeves and pockets for all your media devices. The robust nature of these backs offer your belongings great protection. As many are designed for all weather, you can now explore the wilderness and still catch up on your Netflix.

While smart technology continues to advance and influence our lives, it really does pay to be a little smarter when considering how we carry and look after our devices. Until the day comes when we control everything with our minds, make use of our guide for the smart backpacks that you need.