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Herschel Raven Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 13, 2019

based on 493 reviews

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

Check all the pros and cons here.

89% of the reviewers give the Herschel Raven a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (77%)
Good (12%)
Average (6%)
Poor (2%)
Bad (2%)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Herschel Raven

  • Reviewers thought that the Herschel Raven is a very fashionable backpack.
  • Other users noted that it is built to last.
  • Users pointed out that the pack doesn't hurt the shoulders when it's heavy, and it's washable if anything spills inside.
  • Several of those who have tried the bag praised its good quality.
  • Many wrote that the bag is simple and good enough to handle a couple of books and other stuff.
  • Other reviewers thought that it is very sturdy, and the shoulder straps are quite supportive.
  • Several users pointed out that it is very well made.
  • They also said that it is water-resistant.
  • Users found that it can actually withstand heavy items too despite its size.
  • They further indicated that it is a very well put together pack.
  • Reviewers thought that its straps are strong and secure.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A user's issue with the bag lack of padding.
  • Another user mentioned that it has no sleeves or pockets inside.


Crowdsourced specs across all Herschel Raven models and sizes:

Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches

The bag is recommended for these activities:



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The Herschel Raven ranks #3 compared with the other Herschel bags.

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The Herschel Raven ranks #692 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on May 13, 2019