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Brooks Hackney Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

2.70
based on 13 reviews


We have checked a few reviews and found 8 reasons to buy the Hackney - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


Excellent (41%)
Good (8%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (50%)


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Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Brooks Hackney:

Reviewers like these things about the Brooks Hackney

  • Most users said that it is great as an everyday backpack.
  • Users also said that the traps are a wide canvas which gives no padding at all but the weight is distributed in a way that is still very comfortable on your shoulders.
  • Many other users loved that the roll top allows you to adjust for different volume.
  • They said that the quality is very high.
  • Reviewers said that there are internal pocks which are suitable for an iPad or a compact camera .zippered pocket which is pretty big and handy for holding a bunch of smaller loose stuff.
  • Some users said that it could fit my work stuff and a pullover in this bag.
  • Most buyers said that the straps and hardware are really nice.
  • Buyers also said that the overall design is simple but well executed.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • One user complained the metal rivets that are used are not bonded tightly enough and do not hold up under any load.
  • Another user said that the elastic material mesh water bottle pocket began to unravel and cinch up at the top.
  • Another reviewer said that the stitching on the velcro on the outside pocket failed pretty quickly.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Brooks Hackney models and sizes:

Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches





Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Brooks Hackney features:
  • Waterproof
  • Laptop compartment

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


Rankings


vs Brooks Bags

The Brooks Hackney ranks #4 compared with the other Brooks bags.

2Brooks Dalston
3.97
Brooks Dalston
3Brooks Challenge
3.69
Brooks Challenge
4Brooks Hackney
2.70
Brooks Hackney

vs All Bags

The Brooks Hackney ranks #2932 compared with all the bags we have checked.

2930Timbuk2 Sonoma
2.70
Timbuk2 Sonoma
2931Brooks Hackney
2.70
Brooks Hackney
2932Seidio Obex
2.69
Seidio Obex
2933Mia Toro Moderno
2.69
Mia Toro Moderno
2934Biaggi Hangeroo
2.68
Biaggi Hangeroo



Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparison of the Brooks Hackney vs the Brooks Pickwick.

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Brooks Hackney vs Brooks Pickwick


Brooks Hackney
Brooks Hackney

2.70

Based on 13 reviews
Capacity:
Weight:
Price: $$$


Brooks Pickwick
Brooks Pickwick

4.52
BEST
Based on 27 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 2.15-2.9 oz
Price: $$$

  • The Hackney is rated quite a lot worse than the Pickwick.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 40 reviews of the two bags.

Both bags are available in these colors:
Brown
Black
Red

Only the Pickwick is available in these colors:
Grey
Blue
White
Yellow
Orange
Green





Bag ID 35717. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 04, 2019