The main difference between the Herschel Mid Volume Nova Backpack and the Herschel Mini Nova Backpack is that the Mid Volume Nova Backpack has Side Pockets (Side pockets can fit water bottle) while the Mini Nova Backpack does not.
|Name||Mid Volume Nova Backpack||Mini Nova Backpack|
|Dimensions (in)||16 x 12 x 5.5||11 x 8 x 4.75|
|Color||20+ colors and patterns||20+ colors and patterns|
|Warranty||Herschel Limited Lifetime Warranty||Herschel Limited Lifetime Warranty|
|Price||Under $75||Under $75|
|General Features||Shoulder Straps||Slim shoulder straps with webbing adjusters||Slim shoulder straps with webbing adjusters|
|Zippers||Exposed metal zippers||Exposed metal zippers|
|Main Compartment Access||Normal zipped access||Normal zipped access|
|External Pockets||1 zipped front pocket and 2 side pockets||1 zipped front pocket|
|Internal Compartments||Interior sleeve||Internal storage sleeve|
|Side Pockets||Side pockets can fit water bottle|
|Handles||Dual top handles||Dual top handles|
|Business & School Features||Laptop Sleeve||Laptop sleeve fits up to 13"|
|Organizer Pocket||Front utility pocket with key clip|
|Hiking / Backpacking Features||Back Panel||Light back padding|
Herschel 's Mid Volume Nova Backpack is a School backpack with Everyday features while Herschel 's Mini Nova Backpack is a Mini backpack with Womens 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 Mini Nova Backpack's capacity is 9L with a size of 11 x 8 x 4.75 inches. Constructed from Polyester it weighs 0.8 pounds and is available in 20+ colors and patterns.