The main difference between the Herschel Mid Volume Nova Backpack and the Herschel Little America Backpack Mid-Volume is that the Mid Volume Nova Backpack has Zippers (Exposed metal zippers) while the Little America Backpack Mid-Volume does not.
|Name||Mid Volume Nova Backpack||Little America Backpack Mid-Volume|
|Dimensions (in)||16 x 12 x 5.5||16.25 x 11 x 5.25|
|Fabric||Polyester||600D Polyester and Nylon|
|Color||20+ colors and patterns||9 colors and patterns|
|Warranty||Herschel Limited Lifetime Warranty||Herschel Limited Lifetime Warranty|
|Price||Under $75||Under $100|
|General Features||Shoulder Straps||Slim shoulder straps with webbing adjusters||Padded, contoured shoulder straps|
|Zippers||Exposed metal zippers|
|Main Compartment Access||Normal zipped access||Top opening style with drawcord closure and flap|
|External Pockets||1 zipped front pocket and 2 side pockets||1 zipped front pocket|
|Internal Compartments||Interior sleeve||Internal media pocket and open pockets in the main compartment|
|Side Pockets||Side pockets can fit water bottle|
|Handles||Dual top handles||Top grab handle|
|Headset Opening||Headphone port|
|Business & School Features||Laptop Sleeve||Laptop sleeve fits up to 13"||Padded and fleece lined 15" laptop sleeve|
|Organizer Pocket||Front utility pocket with key clip||Front utility pocket|
|Travel Features||Carry-on Size Compliant||32.5 linear inches carry-on size compliant|
|Hiking / Backpacking Features||Back Panel||Light back padding||Air mesh back padding|
Herschel 's Mid Volume Nova Backpack is a School backpack with Everyday features while Herschel 's Little America Backpack Mid-Volume is a School backpack with Everyday features.
The Herschel Mid Volume Nova Backpack has a capacity of 18L (liters), weighs 1.1 pounds and it's dimensions in inches are 16 x 12 x 5.5 . It's made of Polyester and is available in 20+ colors and patterns in comparison the Herschel Little America Backpack Mid-Volume 's capacity is 17L with a size of 16.25 x 11 x 5.25 inches. Constructed from 600D Polyester and Nylon it weighs 1.7 pounds and is available in 9 colors and patterns.