10 Best Laptop Accessories & Backpacks 2023

Make your life easier by grabbing the best accessories for your laptop.

Congratulations, you just bought a laptop! But now that you have your shiny new tech in your hands, you might be eyeing some accessories for your laptop to help make your life a little easier. The question then becomes how you’re going to narrow down all your options when it comes to laptop accessories.

Thankfully for you, we’ve rounded up 10 of the best accessories and backpacks for your laptop. We’ve got a wide range of laptop accessories to help you get the most out of your laptop, and the best part is that each product listed is eligible for an exclusive Student Beans discount!

At A Glance

  • Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones
  • TopMate C11 Laptop Cooling Pad
  • Logitech Pop Keys Keyboard
  • HP 240 Bluetooth Mouse
  • HUANUO Laptop Desk
  • Herschel Heritage Backpack
  • Fjällräven Kånken No.2 15-inch Laptop Bag
  • JanSport Right Pack
  • The North Face Jester Backpack
  • Patagonia Black Hole 25L Backpack

Best Laptop Accessories

1. Sony WH-1000XM4 — $348.00

Having quality headphones will enhance your laptop experience, and if you’re willing to splurge, there isn’t a better option than the Sony WH-1000XM4. They’re perfect laptop accessory for longer listening sessions, and the noise cancelling features will ensure that you’re locked in while you’re working or studying.

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2. TopMate C11 Laptop Cooling Pad — $35.77

Despite your laptop’s best efforts, sometimes those built-in fans just don’t cool down your tech fast or efficient enough. That’s where a cooling pad comes in, one of the best laptop accessories you can invest in. With five fans, duel USB ports, and an adjustable height, you’ll stay comfortable working, even during those long cramming sessions.

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3. Logitech Pop Keys Keyboard — $99.99

If you like the “click click” of traditional or mechanical keyboards (and want some serious style to go with it), allow us to introduce you to the Logitech Pop Keys Keyboard. This mechanical keyboard laptop accessory can connect to three different devices at once, and it comes in three different colors palettes.

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4. HP 240 Bluetooth Mouse — $16.99

Let’s be real—using a trackpad can be really annoying at times, especially when it decides to be unresponsive and not work how it’s supposed to. That’s why it’s always nice to have a solid mouse on hand for a laptop accessory, and the HP 240 Bluetooth mouse is the perfect pick. Better still, since it’s Bluetooth, there’s no pesky wires getting in the way.

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5. HUANUO Laptop Desk — $37.99

Spend a lot of time working from your bed or couch? Then a laptop desk will quickly become your new favorite laptop accessory. The cushioned bottom allows it to mold to however you’re sitting (or laying—no judgement here), and there’s even a padded wrist guard to keep your hands comfy while you type!

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Best Laptop Backpacks

6. Herschel Heritage Backpack — $59.99

Herschel is known for their quality bags on budget prices, and their heritage laptop backpack is no exception. Load it down with textbooks, your laptop, and any other school supplies, knowing it’s going to haul them all (and keep them protected) with ease.

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7. Fjällräven Kånken No.2 15-inch Laptop Bag — $139.95

Aptly called “the Mary Poppins bag,” this backpack from cult brand Fjällräven Kånken laptop backpack can fit everything you could possibly need and then some. The company offers lifetime repairs on their bags and strives to make all of their products sustainable, meaning this bag will last you for life—literally.

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8. JanSport Right Pack — $64.99

There’s a reason a JanSport backpack is a classic, and this laptop backpack from the brand will quickly become your favorite laptop backpack ever. With a padded back pocket specifically designed for your laptop, it easily fits up to a 15-inch device. There’s also plenty of additional pockets to store all your extra stuff without worrying about it bouncing around.

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9. The North Face Jester Backpack — $69.00

A classic laptop backpack design with a padded laptop sleeve, the Jester Backpack has been endorsed by the American Chiropractic Association to ensure that your back won’t hurt from lugging your stuff around. It’s even been designed so that it can stand up on its own without falling over.

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10. Patagonia Black Hole 25L Backpack — $129.00

Having a water resistant backpack is always nice during those rainy walks to class, and the Patagonia Black Hole 25L Laptop Backpack will ensure your stuff stays dry (even if you don’t). It has a slim design that hugs your back without adding any extra bulk, and plenty of pockets are at the ready to stash your stuff.

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People Also Ask…

What Are Computer Peripherals?

Put simply, computer peripherals are external laptop accessories that enhance the machine’s capabilities. Think things like speakers, mice, and keyboards. It’s essentially anything that doesn’t come pre-installed with your laptop or PC that helps it work better or more efficiently.

How To Connect A Wireless Mouse To A Laptop

Connecting a wireless mouse to your laptop is easy. The main thing you have to ensure is what kind of wireless connection it uses. Some have a USB receiver that plugs into your laptop that then allows your mouse to connect wirelessly. Other mice use Bluetooth, meaning you’ll have to ensure your Bluetooth is on for both devices, allowing them to pair to each other.

How To Clean A Laptop Keyboard

To clean your laptop keyboard, follow these simple steps:

  • Turn off and unplug your laptop
  • Flip your laptop and shake it
  • Use a soft brush or compressed air to remove loose debris
  • There are also products like cleaning gels available that will pull up any dust or grime, too

Ready to accessorize your laptop? So are we! Just be sure to save even more money while you shop by using your Student Beans discount on any of these products you decide to grab!

Still shopping for your laptop? Be sure to check out the best 13-inch laptops on the market. And don’t forget to find the perfect headphones to go with it, too!