Carry Your Laptop in Style This Summer with the New booq Boa Squeeze

booq Boa Squeeze


Last summer I was on a train going down to Washington, and as I was getting off at my destination, the person in front of me was carrying a backpack that caught my eye. It had an unusual shape, was rather refined, and it looked great. I got close enough to see that it was a booq backpack. When I got to my hotel I grabbed my iPad, searched the booq site, and I learned that it was the booq Boa Squeeze. Fast forward to this yearm and booq has just announced the new Boa squeeze. Like the original, it looks like a great backpack for anyone who carries a laptop and tablet.

booq Boa Squeeze


I really love the curved design of the Boa Sqeeze. Sure it grabs attention, but it also makes sense; it means the laptop can sit closest to your back in a padded compartment, and everything else can sit in front of it for easy access. It especially makes sense, because the booq Boa Squeeze was specifically designed to carry a 13 or 15” Macbook, a tablet, plus tons of extras. The booq Boa Squeeze is made with a strong denier nylon water-repellent coated exterior, as well as a contrasting water-repelling interior. The laptop compartment is nicely padded and lined with a material that will keep your previous computer scratch-free. And as you can see, the main compartment zips wide open for easy access to everything you have stuffed inside.


booq Boa Squeeze


Despite being small and compact, this backpack offers a host of exterior pockets so you can carry and protect everything you need for your daily hike through the urban, or suburban, jungle. There is even a quick-access iPhone pocket on the top of the bag! I’ve been impressed with the booq products we have previously reviewed, and I have no doubt this one will be similarly impressive. The new booq Boa Squeeze has an MSRP of $129.95, and it is available at We hope to have one in for review soon.

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About the Author

Dan Cohen
Having a father who was heavily involved in early laser and fiber-optical research, Dan grew up surrounded by technology and gadgets. Dan’s father brought home one of the very first video games when he was young and Dan remembers seeing a “pre-release” touchtone phone. (When he asked his father what the “#” and “*” buttons were his dad said, “Some day, far in the future, we’ll have some use for them.”) Technology seemed to be in Dan’s blood but at some point he took a different path and ended up in the clergy. His passion for technology and gadgets never left him. Dan is married to Raina Goldberg who is also an avid user of Apple products. They live in New Jersey with their golden doodle Nava.

3 Comments on "Carry Your Laptop in Style This Summer with the New booq Boa Squeeze"

  1. Mitchell Oke | May 11, 2013 at 6:01 pm |

    I love booq bags, I’ve carried one as my daily laptop/gear bag for over 2 years now and it’s superb.

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