If you’re looking for a cool and inexpensive backpack for your preteen, then the Amazon Basics Classic Backpack is the answer. Just look at the Amazon Classic as a JanSport equivalent sans the logo of JanSport.
AmazonBasics Classic Backpack is used for children 12 years of age and older
AmazonBasics Classic Backpack is available in 7 cool colors so you’ll get one for either your boy or your girl. And it has a capacity of 21 liters which is perfect for carrying your kid’s everyday things to school like books, notebooks, laptops, and other school items.
Inside the main compartment is a secret zippered pocket with is perfect for storing your kid’s more valuable items. It also has a separate compartment for laptops, the walls of which have been duly padded for optimum protection of your kid’s electronic gadgets.
The main compartment comes with a double zipper closure to allow for easier closing and opening. There’s also a front zippered compartment which is ideal for storing ballpens and other writing instruments as well as other smaller items.
The sides of the Amazon Classic is designed with pocket compartments that can be easily closed with a Velcro system. The side pocket is large enough to contain a full-sized water bottle. The padded shoulder straps can be fully adjusted so your kid will not complain about sore back.
What We Like about It – If you love JanSport but is put off by the pricetag or even the large logo emblazoned in front, then the Amazon Classic is an excellent alternative. Actually, if you’d ask us we’d definitely recommend the Amazon Classic over the JanSport. You get two for the price of one and you get almost the same quality, functionality, and style. But, don’t take our word for it. It’s just us. And if you like it, you can buy it here.