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Herschel Heritage Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

3.83
based on 3,398 reviews


We have checked thousands of reviews and found 11 reasons to buy the Heritage - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


84% of the reviewers give the Herschel Heritage a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (68%)
Good (16%)
Average (6%)
Poor (3%)
Bad (5%)





Reviews Summary


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

Reviewers like these things about the Herschel Heritage

  • A lot of users thought that the Herschel Heritage bag is generally considered a casual kind of backpack and more commonly associated with teenagers and university students.
  • Other users found that it complemented the business look but kept a relaxed and down to earth vibe.
  • Reviewers noted that the bag is very light and easy to swing around the shoulder.
  • Other reviewers said that the zips are an interesting feature of the bag.
  • Several users observed the bag straps are adjustable and have a comfortable ventilated-mesh cushioned lining.
  • Many of those who have tried the backpack thought that the inner lining adds more contrast to the bag and comes in either paisley or candy stripe patterns depending on the outer colour and season releases.
  • They also mentioned that the bag has a document compartment within the main compartment.
  • Others also said that the backside of the bag is padded.
  • Many testers noted that the bag features an internal key clip in the front compartment.
  • They also mentioned that it is able to fit everything needed, and still have enough room for more.
  • They also noted that the bag is elasticated so it helps to keep important notes and documents upright and conformed to the back padding.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A user said that the bag's lightweight material makes the bag a bit flimsy and fails to hold its shape when empty or half full.
  • Another user thought that the flap that conceals the zip definitely could make it more difficult to open with one hand.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Herschel Heritage models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.2-1.4 oz (0.1-0.6 kg)
Length iconLength6-17 in (15-43 cm)
Width4-12 in (10-30 cm)
Height4-17 in (10-43 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Travel
Hiking
Cycling
School
Backpacking
Sport



Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Herschel Heritage features:
  • Laptop compartment
  • Media pocket
  • Carry-on size
  • Organizer panel

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


Rankings


vs Herschel Bags

The Herschel Heritage ranks #16 compared with the other Herschel bags.

14Herschel Fifteen
3.93
Herschel Fifteen
15Herschel Parker
3.85
Herschel Parker
16Herschel Heritage
3.83
Herschel Heritage
17Herschel Reid
3.80
Herschel Reid
18Herschel Oxford
3.72
Herschel Oxford

vs All Bags

The Herschel Heritage ranks #1768 compared with all the bags we have checked.

1766Botkier Soho
3.83
Botkier Soho
1767Herschel Heritage
3.83
Herschel Heritage
1768Ogio Covert
3.83
Ogio Covert
1769Babolat Pure
3.83
Babolat Pure
1770Camelbak Magic
3.83
Camelbak Magic



Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparisons of the Herschel Heritage vs 4 other, similar bags.

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Herschel Heritage vs Herschel Classic


Herschel Heritage
Herschel Heritage

3.83

Based on 3,398 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 0.2-1.4 oz
Price: $


Herschel Classic
Herschel Classic

4.12
BEST
Based on 1,919 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 1.1 oz
Price: $

  • The Heritage is rated a bit worse than the Classic.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 5,317 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Heritage is 27% heavier than the biggest Classic (1.4 oz vs 1.1 oz).

FeatureHeritageClassic
Carry-on size
Laptop compartment
Media pocket
Organizer panel
Water bottle pockets

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Blue
Grey
Green
Pink

Only the Heritage is available in these colors:
Orange
White
Red

Only the Classic is available in these colors:
Yellow




Herschel Heritage vs Herschel Little America


Herschel Heritage
Herschel Heritage

3.83

Based on 3,398 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 0.2-1.4 oz
Price: $


Herschel Little America
Herschel Little America

4.00
BEST
Based on 9,331 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 1.6-1.95 oz
Price: $$

  • The Heritage is rated a little bit worse than the Little America.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 12,729 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Heritage is 39% lighter than the biggest Little America (1.4 oz vs 1.95 oz).

FeatureHeritageLittle America
Carry-on size
Laptop compartment
Media pocket
Organizer panel

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Blue
Grey
White
Red
Green

Only the Heritage is available in these colors:
Orange
Pink

Only the Little America is available in these colors:
Brown




Herschel Heritage vs Herschel Pop Quiz


Herschel Heritage
Herschel Heritage

3.83

Based on 3,398 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 0.2-1.4 oz
Price: $


Herschel Pop Quiz
Herschel Pop Quiz

4.19
BEST
Based on 3,566 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 1.2-1.6 oz
Price: $$

  • The Heritage is rated slightly worse than the Pop Quiz.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 6,964 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Heritage is 14% lighter than the biggest Pop Quiz (1.4 oz vs 1.6 oz).

FeatureHeritagePop Quiz
Carry-on size
Laptop compartment
Media pocket
Organizer panel
Waterproof

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Blue
Grey
White

Only the Heritage is available in these colors:
Orange
Red
Green
Pink

If you are searching for a large-capacity travel backpack, Herschel presents the Heritage and the Pop Quiz.

The Heritage is preferred by people who want a travel bag that isn’t overburdened with hiking style features. This top-ranking backpack provides ample room to fit your laptop, lunch, sweater, and water bottle.

The Pop Quiz features two extra compartments, faux fur-lined laptop section and sunglass pocket at the top. The extra compartments at the front are protected with a weatherproof zipper and lining to provide more protection for your electronics.


Herschel Heritage vs Herschel Settlement


Herschel Heritage
Herschel Heritage

3.83
BEST
Based on 3,398 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 0.2-1.4 oz
Price: $


Herschel Settlement
Herschel Settlement

3.44

Based on 4,855 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 1.15 oz
Price: $$

  • The Heritage is rated slightly better than the Settlement.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 8,253 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Heritage is 22% heavier than the biggest Settlement (1.4 oz vs 1.15 oz).

FeatureHeritageSettlement
Carry-on size
Laptop compartment
Media pocket
Organizer panel

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Blue
Grey
White
Red
Green

Only the Heritage is available in these colors:
Orange
Pink







Selected Reviews


Rush Faster

Overall I’m very pleased with my purchase of the Herschel Heritage Backpack and as I’m definitely getting plenty of wear for my purpose.

Posted 20 June 2013 by Jason - Read full review

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Last updated on May 12, 2019