Everyone has his or her favorite style of laptop bag. Some people like satchels, others, messenger bags, or any of the other options out there. With its Convertible Laptop Briefcase ($110), Hex is offering the best of two different worlds. With next to no effort, you can switch the waxed canvas bag from a briefcase to a backpack and back again.
This bag is designed to carry an 11”, 13”, or 15” MacBook in a padded pocket, plus a tablet and other accessories. If you want to use it as a briefcase, simply pull up the two padded handles and it can be carried by hand. For the backpack mode, you must untuck the straps from the back, clip them onto D-rings, and you’re good to go. They gray material is a nice, neutral color, and the quality of the materials is quite high.