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Herschel Classic Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated April 2019

4.16
based on 779 reviews


We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 14 reasons to buy the Classic - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


87% of the reviewers give the Herschel Classic a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (71%)
Good (16%)
Average (5%)
Poor (3%)
Bad (3%)


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Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Herschel Classic:

Reviewers like these things about the Herschel Classic

  • Some users find its color and texture impressive.
  • A lot of owners thought the bag looks slim but has the perfect amount of space for all the essentials.
  • Some users refer to it as a fantastic everyday bag.
  • One owner described it as sleek, casual, perfect for school and travel.
  • A number of users noticed how the bag doesn't bulge or sag even when it is mostly full.
  • Some like how the access to the main compartment keeps everything from spilling out.
  • Other reviewers chose this bag for its solid construction, good structure, and spacious compartments.
  • Others thought it's a solid compact backpack with just enough space to carry travel essentials.
  • Other users love its straightforward design.
  • A number of users are pleased with its comfortable shoulder straps.
  • Some reviewers thought the straps are shaped so that the backpack fits snugly.
  • Some find the zippers very smooth to operate.
  • Many owners thought it does not only works great but looks good too.
  • Others dubbed it as the most convenient bag for every traveler and student.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users said it has no inside pocket division at all.
  • Others thought the bag was way too stiff and could barely unzip.

Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Herschel Classic models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.1 oz (0.5 kg)
Length iconLength6 in (15 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height18 in (46 cm)





Rankings


vs Herschel Bags

The Herschel Classic ranks #7 compared with the other Herschel bags.

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vs All Bags

The Herschel Classic ranks #786 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparisons of the Herschel Classic vs 3 other, similar bags.

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Herschel Classic vs Herschel Heritage


Herschel Classic
Herschel Classic

4.16
BEST
Based on 779 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 1.1 oz
Price: $


Herschel Heritage
Herschel Heritage

4.05

Based on 1,529 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 1.3-1.4 oz
Price: $

  • The Classic is rated a little bit better than the Heritage.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 2,308 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Classic is 27% lighter than the biggest Heritage (1.1 oz vs 1.4 oz).

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Grey
Blue

Only the Classic is available in these colors:
Pink

Only the Heritage is available in these colors:
Orange
Green




Herschel Classic vs Herschel Pop Quiz


Herschel Classic
Herschel Classic

4.16

Based on 779 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 1.1 oz
Price: $


Herschel Pop Quiz
Herschel Pop Quiz

4.23
BEST
Based on 1,774 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 1.2-1.5 oz
Price: $$

  • The Classic is rated a little bit worse than the Pop Quiz.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 2,553 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Classic is 36% lighter than the biggest Pop Quiz (1.1 oz vs 1.5 oz).

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Blue

Only the Classic is available in these colors:
Grey
Pink

Only the Pop Quiz is available in these colors:
White




Herschel Classic vs Herschel Settlement


Herschel Classic
Herschel Classic

4.16
BEST
Based on 779 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 1.1 oz
Price: $


Herschel Settlement
Herschel Settlement

3.45

Based on 1,541 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 1.15 oz
Price: $$

  • The Classic is rated better than the Settlement.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 2,320 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Classic is 5% lighter than the biggest Settlement (1.1 oz vs 1.15 oz).

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Grey
Blue

Only the Classic is available in these colors:
Pink

Only the Settlement is available in these colors:
Red

If you are looking for a bag that's both functional and stylish, Herschel Classic is here. It has a minimalist look but performs well as an everyday use backpack. Made of sturdy polyester, it offers great protection to your items while you are on the go. It features adjustable straps and has enough space for most laptops and books.

The Settlement pack is also stylish and simple. One big main compartment and a small zippered front pocket give you the space you need. The bag is made of strong, sturdy, thick nylon fabric. Herschel Settlement has a vintage look with modern hues.



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Last updated on April 20, 2019