- 28 liter capacity, meets most airline personal item requirements*
- Segmented design for organization
- Clamshell undercarriage for large or dirty items
- Cushioned, breathable back panel and shoulder straps
- Top access laptop pocket
- Top access admin pocket with layered organization
- Sealing YKK® zippers on all exterior pockets
- External water bottle pocket
- Sternum strap
- Removable hip belt
- Luggage handle pass through
- Smugglers pocket hidden inside luggage handle pass through
- Zipper security loops on all external pockets
- Reflective zipper pulls for recognition in low light
- Grab handles on top, bottom, back, and side
- UHMWPE-reinforced high-wear panels
- V-Compression straps on exterior
- Built from recycled materials that meet Bluesign® criteria
*Soft-sided design conforms to carry-on requirements and personal-item requirements for most airlines.
Volume: 28 liters
Weight: 2lb 5oz (1043g)
Dimensions: 20 H x 12 W x 9.5 D in
(51 H x 30 W x 24 D cm)
Personal item compliant (most airlines)
- 420D Bluesign® nylon UHMWPE (Ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene) reinforced ripstop, PU waterproofing
- 420D Bluesign® Recycled nylon, PU waterproofing
- 100D Bluesign® nylon ripstop, PU waterproofing
- YKK® PU coated sealing zippers
- YKK® hardware
- Hypalon tether loops
- EVA foam padded back and shoulder straps
- 210D nylon bonded thread with bartack reinforced construction
Is the SEG28 personal item size compliant?
The SEG28 is a soft-sided pack that complies to personal item size requirements for most airlines. Personal item dimensional requirements vary slightly by airline, which is one of many reasons we prefer a soft-sided pack over hard-exterior luggage. Even when fully packed, the back panel padding has enough give to conform to the luggage measurement apparatus for most airlines, both domestically and internationally.
What size laptop will the laptop pocket accommodate?
The fully padded laptop pocket is easily accessed from the top of the pack. It fits up to 16" laptops from all manufacturers.
Does the SEG28 include a hip belt?
The SEG28 has a removeable hip belt that adds stability while wearing the pack. It is included and easily installed or removed depending on whether or not you prefer it. There are anchor points for a duffle bag style shoulder strap (not included).
Is the SEG28 waterproof?
The SEG28 is built from waterproof materials and has YKK® sealing zippers on all external pockets. This pack is designed to withstand light to medium precipitation for short periods. Outdoor coatings add further protection by letting water slick off the fabric.
Can I use the SEG28 as a daily backpack?
The SEG28 is an excellent daily-carry backpack for people that need organization throughout their day. The segmented pockets lend themselves to organizing by activity or item- isolating work essentials, lunch, a change of clothes, gym shoes, and tech accessories. If you are the kind of person that sets out in the morning for a full day, the SEG28 will quickly make you wonder how you ever got by without it. Most Matador® team members choose to carry a SEG28 for this reason. Combining your daily carry with a travel-ready personal item is efficient and effective, letting you maintain more of your routine when you’re away from home.
How big is the water bottle pocket?
The external water bottle pocket can fit the largest of water bottles, including 1-liter bottles and Nalgenes®.
How long is the warranty?
The SEG28 has a 3 year, Total-Protection-Warranty. SEG28 is built to last—with the highest quality outdoor fabrics, bartack reinforced construction, and strategic patterning that guarantees long-term performance. Equipment in and out of warranty is eligible for free repairs. (Excludes European Union)
Warning: This product can expose you to chemicals including DMF which is known to the State of California to cause cancer. For more information go to P65Warnings.ca.gov
Designed to travel with you
Organize everything you need for travel in the segmented pockets, without the need for packing cubes. Stow dirty clothes in the clamshell as you travel.
Organize your daily carry
The segmented design lets you organize by activity. Transition from work, to the gym, to social gatherings with ease and efficiency.
Everything you need in one backpack
The SEG28 has the features you need every day and versatility for when you travel. Bring your routine with you, whether you're traveling or not.
Padded laptop pocket
Top access padded laptop pocket is conveniently accessible even when the bag is packed out. An offset bottom protects laptop.
Keep frequently used items readily available in the top access admin pocket.
Keep your most important items safe and hidden behind the back panel. Protect you passport, cash, and other documents.
"By George they've done it!"
The clamshell access plus compartmental front access make this bag truly multipurpose—great for travel or daily carry.
- Samuel (verified customer)
The perfect 3-5 day trip carry-on pack and/or daypack. The quality and comfort is top notch and is bar none, this thing will last forever.
- Scott (verified customer)