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Timbuk2 Spire Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Jan 2019)

3.96 based on 604 reviews
Timbuk2 Spire
86% of the Timbuk2 Spire reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (66%)
Good (20%)
Average (4%)
Poor (3%)
Bad (3%)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Timbuk2 Spire

  • A reviewer thought that the Timbuk2 Spire backpack is comfortable to wear.
  • Users mentioned that it is durable due to the materials used in its construction.
  • Reviewers pointed out that it has a waterproof roll top.
  • According to some reviewers, it features an incognito back zip access.
  • Other reviewers found that its shoulder straps have a custom-fit design, providing a more comfortable fit.
  • They thought that the bag consists of a laptop compartment that fits 15' laptops.
  • They also noticed that it includes a separate pocket for tablets.
  • Some users pointed out that it is an excellent lightweight commuter bag.
  • Testers noted that it is an excellent versatile backpack for any application.
  • Several reviewers indicated that bag is practical and functional.
  • A user took notice of its spacious main compartment.
  • Another user pointed out that aside from storing laptops and tablets, there is still room to carry other essentials such as notebooks and binders.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer did not like the design of the bag.
  • A few other reviewers noted that the velcro strap of the laptop compartment does not function well.

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Timbuk2 Spire features:
  • Ventilated back panel
  • Waterproof

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


vs Timbuk2 Bags

The Timbuk2 Spire ranks #16 compared with the other Timbuk2 bags.

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17Timbuk2 Snoop
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18Timbuk2 Parker
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vs All Bags

The Timbuk2 Spire ranks #876 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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875Timbuk2 Spire
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876Timbuk2 Commute
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877Jansport Big Student
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878Kelty Tour
Kelty Tour

Vs Other Bags

Selected Reviews


It is an excellent, durable, bag for carrying around a notebook and other paraphernalia on an everyday commute. Excellent durable construction and is very spacious, but slightly heavy to carry.

Posted 21 September 2017 by Zit Seng - Read full review

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Last updated on January 11, 2019