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What Is The Best Laptop-Friendly Bike Pannier?

3 things to consider

There are a few aspects to have in mind when it's time to choose the laptop-friendly bike pannier that will suit your needs.

Will my laptop fit?

A laptop-friendly bike pannier is quite useless if you can't fit your laptop in it! Make sure your bike pannier is compatible with your computer.

Click here to see which Arkel's panniers are compatible with your laptop.

What size do you need?

Laptop-friendly bike panniers come in many different sizes. Make sure that you understand what your needs are.

To do so, lay the things you'll carry along with your laptop on a table to visualize the space they take. 

Here is a guide to help you choose the size.

Is the bag designed to safely carry your laptop?

For obvious reasons, you'll want your laptop to arrive at its destination in one piece. The bike pannier has to have the right padding to prevent shocks.

Also, being caught in the rain with your computer is NOT desirable! The pannier must be waterproof or have a rain cover.

Here are 3 great bike panniers to commute daily with a laptop!

They are waterproof, and include a padded laptop compartment These bags are also ultra-functional for your daily life use, thanks to their comfy shoulder trap, size, and pockets!

Signature V - 28 L

This vertically designed bag is the most spacious of the Signatures with its 28 L capacity. This pannier also has the Cam-Lock® Attachment System, a laptop compartment, and the waterproof fabric will keep all your items safe.

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Signature H - 24 L

This horizontal bag is designed for urban transport. This pannier also has the Cam-Lock® Attachment System, a laptop compartment, and the waterproof fabric will keep all your items safe.

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Metropolitain - 25 L

This bag has a waterproof front pocket to quickly access your phone, keys, or wallet. Fit your U-shaped lock in-between pockets. This pannier also has the Cam-Lock® Attachment System, a laptop compartment, and the waterproof fabric will keep all your items safe.

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In conclusion

Why would you choose the Signature V:

1- You need lots of room to load your belongings.

2- You have a small bike frame or long feet (the slim design prevents touching the bag while pedaling.)

Why would you choose the Signature H:

1- You don't need a huge loading capacity

2- You appreciate its wide design.

Why would you choose the Metropolitan:

1. You prefer carrying a smaller bag.

2- You enjoy organizing your belongings and having your phone/wallet accessible in the front pocket.

3- You have a small bike frame or long feet (the slim design prevents touching the bag while pedaling.)

Don't hesitate to contact us if you have more questions!

Why choosing Arkel?

Made in Canada

80% of our products are proudly made in Canada!

Social Mission

We work with a lively crew with intellectual disabilities & pervasive development disorders.

High Expertise

Arkel has been designing high-quality bike bags since 1988!

Sustainability

We choose environmentally friendly, durable, waterproof & locally sourced fabrics.