Triple Protect padded compartment protects up to a 16" laptop on all sides using three-layers of high-density foam Checkpoint-friendly to make getting through U.S. airport security quick and easy by allowing your laptop to remain protected inside the backpack CaseBase stabilizing platform keeps the bag standing upright Essentials organizer keeps items like cords, chargers and business cards neat and accessible 9.8425196850393704x17.716535433070867x13.779527559055119 The checkpoint-friendly Legacy 16" Laptop Backpack offers unparalleled convenience by allowing you to keep your laptop safely protected in the Triple Protect laptop compartment while going through airport security. Triple Protect padded compartment protects up to a 16" laptop on all sides using three-layers of high-density foam. Checkpoint-friendly to make getting through U.S. airport security quick and easy by allowing your laptop to remain protected inside the backpack. CaseBase stabilizing platform keeps the bag standing upright. Essentials organizer keeps items like cords, chargers and business cards neat and accessible.
Just like the description states the laptop security checkpoint clamshell option is very useful. Saves some time during the security checkpoint plus you know its safe in the padded pocket. I tested it at two different airports and did not have any issues. I did not completely fill the bag because I was using it to stow under the seat in front of me on the airplane, but it will hold a good amount if its just being used as a backpack. Shoulder straps are very com..
The bag is just the right size and seems durable. The checkpoint-friendly feature means the bag opens like a clamshell and lies flat on an airport scanbelt. This is a super convenient timesaver for those of us who travel. It means one less thing I've to hunt down after the TSA scanning. Two things I think are neccesities, but were just skipped - a cell phone pocket on the shoulder strap; a sleeve on the back near the bottom to slip the backpack onto a rolling lugga..
I bought this from Costco.com. Both the laptop and the separate folder compartments are a good size. The small pocket on top is great for keys, ipod, phone, etc. I like the side pockets for a water bottle and umbrella. It is fairly comfortable when fully loaded (heavy!). I travel a lot and the checkpoint friendly feature is a huge positive.Cons -Like another review, it would be nice to have a way to attach to a roller suitcase and a phone/ipod pouch on the strap.It is a bit big to fi..