Not having a peace of mind while carrying your MacBook Pro in a regular non-protective bag? I know how much a dime you have put into buying that MacBook and you’re alert on trying to find ways that will ease you from that stress. Let’s bring your confidence back by introducing you to laptop Sleeves, and this shouldn’t come as a new invention to most MacBook users who have used the previously made laptop sleeves. They have changed and improved over the years trying to solve the issue of high exposure of MacBook laptops to damages. Sleeves are pouch-like bag-ish material that is made up of mostly plastic or nylon cloth and is designed to tightly and closely cover the skin of your laptop. What it is made up of is mostly dependent on the company at which it is manufacture since most of them don’t have the same properties and characteristics.
Sleeves are mostly manufactured to play a big role in taking care of your laptop by protecting it from damages such as dents, scratches, bumps and accidental liquid spillage in place of storage. The effectiveness of a sleeve as mentioned earlier is the materials that have been used to manufacture it and the intelligence incorporated in the making of the sleeve to meet the user’s expectations. The following are some of the best companies that deal with the manufacturing of Sleeves for MacBook Pro 16.
The Best Sleeves for MacBook Pro 16-Inch
Mosiso laptop sleeve for MacBook Pro 16
Mosiso laptop sleeve is compatible with the MacBook Pro 16 inch with the model A2141 and it is also compatible with a variety of other Laptops such as Notebook. Mosiso has worked on their product well enough to produce the following awesome
- Water-resistant neoprene surface
- Slim and lightweight
- Anti-scratch surface
- Shock absorption
- It is made up of a neoprene foam layer that is a material that resists the quick adhesion forces between water or other liquids and the sleeve. This is meant to protect the computer in the case of a storage place like a backpack that has a water bottle. The material is also wearing and scratch resistant hence adding to the protection of the laptop.
- The inner sides of the sleeves are made up of a fluffy fabric lining that is meant to protect the laptop from bumps and accidental dents and scratches and also it plays a major role as a shock absorber.
- The bonus pouch brings about neatness and good organization of one’s accessories like earphones and chargers.
- The slimness of the sleeve makes it easy to carry around and is light weighted enough not to add bulk to your laptop.
- It has a zipper that is piped well to protect the laptop when zipping it to prevent scratching the laptop.
- It is both professional and modernly attractive hence can be brought into professional settings
The disadvantageous part of the product is the fact that it may come with a sharp odor that is as a result of the Neoprene and some people might be allergic to that material. It is also just water-resistant and not waterproof hence care needed in a large water environment. The laptop will not be protected if it is dropped. The zipper may also jam or tear the fabric material when closing.
Sleeves for MacBook Pro 16 inch by HYZUO
This sleeve is compatible with MacBook pro 16 model A2141, and it is manufactured using faux suede leather with a soft lining (enhanced inner cloth). It also comes in a variety of colors according to one’s preferences. It has the following remarkable.
- Shockproof/shock absorber
- Anti-scratch material
- Water-resistant and waterproof
- Strong material – anti-wear/anti-aging
- Magnetic closure
- The material that has been used to make the sleeve renders it water-resistant hence your laptop is not likely to be affected by liquid after it has been stored.
- The suede leather also gives it a long life hence it may take a long while before you buy a new sleeve.
- It offers protection to your laptop due to it being anti-scratch and also preventing bumps.
- It is slim enough to be put in one of your backpack or briefcase compartments whilst not adding weight to the original weight of the laptop.
- It comes with a pouch that is used in storing the additional accessories for your laptop e.g. charger, earphones, mouse and mouse pad. The pouch ensures you keep your material neatly unlike throwing all your accessories inside a big laptop bag, unarranged.
- The magnetic closure is invisible and quiet and does not also bring any damages to your computer while closing it as seen in some of the Zipper based sleeves.
The only disadvantage of this sleeve is that it does not guarantee protection against heavy drops of the laptop. Hence, if your aim is majorly protection in the case of accidental drops, then you won’t be satisfied enough.
TOMTOC laptop sleeve for MacBook Pro 16”
TOMTOC sleeves have been designed to fit the new MacBook Pro 16 inch and it has an inner dimension of 14.73 ×0.79 × 11.42 inches. It is made of materials that ensure ultra-protection of your laptop, through the high-quality well-structured materials placed inside the sleeve and at the edges. It is slim and lightweight. It also has a well-placed and designed zipper to keep your things inside the sleeve.
- It is well designed with plenty of mini-pockets that have rubber bands, that are used in keeping your materials neat and well arranged.
- It protects your laptop through the incorporation of the corner armor design at the edge bottom which protects it from drops and bumps, scratches and dents. It works more like a car type airbag.
- The zipper has a good padding material that protects the laptop from scratches at the edges while closing it.
- It is resistant to water spillages.
- It is made with strong high quality that protects it and ensures a longer life.
- It has a tensile handle that makes it easy to carry it around and also be carried in another bag.
The cons- are that the compartments inside have very tight straps and may be difficult to fit in some accessories.
Sleeve for MacBook Pro 16 by LADCO.
This is a 360° protective laptop sleeve that is designed for MacBook Pro 16. It comes with different colors such as pink, dark grey, dark blue and many more that one may request. It is made up of a fabric that is waterproof which protects the laptop against water. It is also made up a soft lining material inside which plays a role in proofing the sleeve against shocks and scratches.
- Your laptop will be protected from liquid spills and scratching related incidences.
- It has extra pockets after you’ve inserted your laptop and the extra pockets will aid in storing the small extra material that you have like your mobile phone, cable, earphones and power banks.
- It is slim and easily portable due to its lightweight.
- It is fashionable and good looking.
- It a smoothly gliding zipper that ensures quick and convenient access to your computer.
- There are no paddings around the edges and the bottom of the sleeve putting a high risk to the laptop if dropped by the edges.
RUNETZ laptop sleeve for MacBook Pro 16
This is a sleeve that is made with neoprene and designed to fit the MacBook Pro 16, and it is made with well-engineered designs that secure your laptop from damages related to drops and dent accidents. It is made to fit the laptop tightly enough for a good grip. Its inner dimensions are 15.5×11×1 inch (l× w × h). it has an additional front pocket.
- It ensures protection of your laptop from scratches, drops and hard bumps due to the inner lining material.
- It is having a strong zipper to ensure all your belongings are safe.
- One can carry all their laptop accessories in one bag without the need to bring with you a bigger bag.
- It is slim and fashionable.
- The main disadvantage is that the zipper may tear the material inside if handled badly.
Choosing the best sleeve for your computer is not dependent on the cheapness of the sleeve but on the features it offers. I would go for the Tomtoc sleeves due to the highly guaranteed protection in the case of heavy drops. The sleeves range from $15 to $ 30.99 . Sleeves are a good way to keep a peace of mind when storing your laptop.