Here are the 5 best smart luggage – suitcase options for your travel in 2019. Thanks to technology – With built-in features like GPS locators, USB ports to charge your devices, solar-powered batteries, and remote lock systems, smart luggage is a game-changer in the travel industry.
Arlo Skye Carry-on
BUY – 550$
Arlo Skye has created the sleekest, most perfect carry-on. It is lightweight and features a built-in charger, anti-microbial lining, shoe and laundry bags, and no outside zippers. Instead, you can open and close it with code-protected locks that will make sure no one but you can access your valuables.
BUY – 350$
The collapsible Barracuda solves a very annoying problem all of us have at airports—the lack of tables or any shelving to put a laptop on. It has a drop-down tray attached to its 360 degrees rotating handle and a two-cup holder. That’s of course in addition to the portable battery that allows for up to five phone charges, the scale, and the location tracker that will alert you once your bag is on the carousel.
G-RO Tough Terrain Expandable Carry-on
BUY – 449$
This carry-on has a sleek yet funky design thanks to its neon-hued oversized wheels that let you navigate even the bumpiest cobblestone streets of your favorite city. The suitcase comes with a portable charging station with two USB ports as well as dual TSA-approved locks. And with multiple compartments and pockets, you can keep your belongings organized even when you’re away from home.
Away The Bigger Carry-on
BUY – 245$
This start-up luggage brand may be a newcomer to the industry, but it’s quickly becoming a cult favorite among frequent fliers. Away makes unbreakable hardside luggage in three sizes, and The Bigger Carry-on is a roomy 23-inch case that is sized for most major domestic airlines. It’s equipped with a built-in battery and a TSA-approved combination lock, and alongside the brand’s seven core colors, there are always fun seasonal collaborations.
Samsara Smart Luggage
BUY – 435$
This suitcase truly looks like it’s from the future. And it has equally impressive features — it is entirely made of lightweight aluminum alloy and has an anodized coating for protection and a long-lasting look. The flat top allows you to use it as a table, propping your laptop up to work on it during a long airport layover. Download the Samsara app and you’ll receive a notification each time the suitcase is opened out of your sight. The built-in battery can charge your phone up to ten times.