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Pelican Urban Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 74 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 11 reasons to buy the Urban - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

83% of the reviewers give the Pelican Urban a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (55%)
Good (28%)
Average (10%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (7%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Pelican Urban:

Reviewers like these things about the Pelican Urban

  • Many reviewers commend the Pelican Urban pack for it is heavy duty, durable, while also remaining light enough that it doesn’t wear the user down or tire the back out.
  • Reviewers praised the compartments that are designed with versatility in mind.
  • Testers pointed out that any laptop any sized laptop would sit comfortably inside without having to worry about it rattling or moving around while traveling.
  • Some users thought that it has a really nifty anti-crush hardshell tablet compartment.
  • Reviewers noted that it has multiple compartments that can store anything from cables to chargers or anything else that is suitable.
  • Other reviewers thought that the bag is handy enough to pack a portable charger and 3DS comfortably.
  • Reviewers pointed out the presence of its S-curve comfort design hugs against the back.
  • They noticed that it has an expandable pocket.
  • Several testers also indicated that it is incredibly reliable in making sure whatever is packed stays intact.
  • Other users found that it is worth every cent.
  • Testers pointed out that its build quality is phenomenal, and it’s aesthetically pleasing.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that it should have a pull and pluck foam to make this custom for everyone's laptop because the squares provided don't do the job.
  • A tester said that the bag zippers aren't great.


Crowdsourced specs across all Pelican Urban models and sizes:

Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches


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The Pelican Urban ranks #4 compared with the other Pelican bags.

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vs All Bags

The Pelican Urban ranks #2492 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 04, 2019