5. Targus Drifter backpack
This bag can fit up to 17.3-inch laptops with multiple compartments for storing your gaming gear, and other accessories, carrying them comfortably with its heavily padded, shock-absorbing shoulder straps that reduce the inconvenience that comes with backpack fatigue.
It also has a little zipper compartment at the back of the bag, which you can use as a hiding spot for your keys, or wallet.
As a gamer, you probably also have other devices and accessories such as a smartphone, tablet, music player, camera, and others. This bag caters for your digital lifestyle as its many compartments accommodate this.
You also get a microfiber-lined pouch for your sunglasses, and a zippered but padded pocket for storing anything else you want to protect.
Targus gives a limited lifetime warranty so you know you and your devices are covered. It comes in black and gray colors.
6. Ghostek NRGbag
This bag snugly fits a 15” laptop in a dedicated compartment, plus it comes with a built-in 16000mAh battery and 8.8-watt detachable solar panel.
In addition, it is water resistant, comes with 5 USB ports – 2 on the solar panel, 2 inside the backpack, and 1 external port – and an intelligent power LED indicator to display the battery status.
It is made of premium water resistant, and eco-friendly polyester material so your stuff is protected from weather elements such as rain and dust.
With the built-in chargers, you’re assured of continued gaming fun wherever you go, while keeping your phone and other devices juiced up for the journey. It is light, stylish, and sturdy.
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If you’re looking for a laptop backpack for gamers that can hold laptops with screens of up to 18 inches, then this is your best bet.
With a comfortable strap design that provides extra padding for maximum support and padding, this bag won’t let you feel tired after a long journey or hours of carrying your gaming gear.
It also comes with a dedicated compartment for your laptop, zippered organizer pockets where you can carry accessories such as books, stationery, your devices, and even clothes.
There are extra pockets on the side where you can carry your umbrella or water bottle. Enjoy quality and durability with Bonvince backpack built with water-resistant ballistic nylon that keeps your precious gaming gear safe and dry.
A great plus is that you get a comprehensive limited lifetime warranty so your devices are covered.
8. CoolBELL backpack
Gamers with big screen laptops between 17 and 18 inches will agree that this is one of the top laptop backpacks for gamers as it accommodates large screen sizes comfortably.
It comes with three compartments and one front pocket. The main compartment, which is adjustable, holds the laptop.
The other two compartments can keep your gaming gear, and other accessories such as your books, documents, devices, power bank, USB cables, power cord, music player, headset, among others.
All your stuff is well protected owing to the shockproof foam padding that protects your laptop, gaming gear, and accessories from the impact of accidental drops, bumps and/or scratches.
It is also resistant to rain, and other elements because of its Oxford cloth material and polyester lining. Besides functionality, this backpack is stylish and gives its wearer an edge above the rest.
It comes in black, grey, and purple colors.
Have you found your favorite pick among these laptop backpacks for gamers? Let us know about your choice in the comments section below.
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Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in November 2017 and has been since updated for freshness, and accuracy.