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Timbuk2 Lux Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 26 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Lux - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

80% of the reviewers give the Timbuk2 Lux a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (40%)
Good (40%)
Average (18%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Timbuk2 Lux:

Reviewers like these things about the Timbuk2 Lux

  • A lot of users have mentioned that the Timbuk2 Lux backpack has super lightweight material with reflectivity.
  • Others thought that its main compartment is designed to be waterproof.
  • Several reviewers thought that the rain hood at the top of the bag is a creative and practical addition.
  • Users found that it has all the little pockets in the front pocket.
  • According to some users, it has a great color and very visible/reflective to cars.
  • Users lauded the presence of partially magnetic roll down top that is great as well as the pockets in the front.
  • Another reviewer thought that it has a place for everything.
  • Testers found that the bag's extra features like the splash guard are an amazing idea.
  • Other testers noted that its U-Lock pocket on the outside was great.
  • Many wrote that it is highly functional and adaptable.
  • They also said that it held up for numerous flights, work events, and travels days.
  • Several of those who have tried the bag is super easy to get into.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that it has strong magnets in weird places.
  • Another user found that it has no inner zippered pocket to secure things like loose change.


Crowdsourced specs across all Timbuk2 Lux models and sizes:

Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 13 inches

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Timbuk2 Lux features:
  • Reflective

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


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The Timbuk2 Lux ranks #25 compared with the other Timbuk2 bags.

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vs All Bags

The Timbuk2 Lux ranks #1551 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019