Product Design

Next Innovation Backpack

Ergonomic, Modular, and Waterproof



About the Project

The Next Innovation backpack is designed for the extreme conditions, but also with a minimalistic modern aesthetic that creating a sleek and chic look. It’s more than just an outdoor backpack, it’s an everyday backpack that works as well in urban lifestyle, and it does things other backpack can’t.

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  • Founder: Duo Wang
  • Company: Next Innovation LLC.
  • Goal: $6,000.00
  • Entry Level Price: $169.00
  • Campaign Ended On: September 12, 2018
  • Delivery Date: November 2018

"About the Project" and "Claims" content are taken from the campagin as is.

Reality Check

  • Claim:

    The Most Functional Backpack Ever!

  • Reality:

    Being the most or best at anything is a massive claim without a survey or competition involved. It is hard to back this claim since there are so many elements that play into functionality. With that in mind, the Next Innovation Backpack adds a plethora of functional features to this specific product that can support a high level of functionality.

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  • Reality:

    The Next Innovation Backpack is undoubtedly designed with ergonomic comfort in mind. Each element of the backpack is a beneficial feature which caters to a wide range of users, from the outdoor enthusiast to the every day commuter.

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  • Reality:

    The modular design of the Next Innovation Backpack is a well designed, well thought out, and properly executed feature. The ease of removing or adding pieces of the backpack is a design element that would be beneficial for the entire backpack market.

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  • Reality:

    Waterproofing is a fundamental point for the Next Innovation Backpack to be successful. With two properly built prototypes, the backpack has lived up to the ability to remain waterproof with the materials used working in tandem with the well built zippers.

Something To Think About

Waterproofing depends on non-punctured bags, a limited amount of weight and depth, and fully secured zippers.

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  • Reality:

    In testing the prototypes, the Next Innovation Backpack was able to float up to 40 kg of equipment inside of the airtight interior. With this capacity it also has the buoyancy for a person to hang on and stay afloat.

Bottom Line

The Next Innovation Backpack is a waterproof modular bag that can accommodate situations ranging from an outdoor adventure to a daily commute in the city. The Backpack is created by a passionate team at Next Innovation which has recently focused on building SUP boards as well as other products focused on water sports. No difficulties stand in the way for the team to take the prototype to full production, as they have a plan in place to make it happen. Quality will be crucial as the bag is manufactured to maintain a waterproof effective product.

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