The main difference between the Targus 16" Drifter II Laptop Backpack and the Adidas Excel 6 Backpack is that the 16" Drifter II Laptop Backpack has Water Proof / Water Resistant (Water resistant material ) while the Excel 6 Backpack does not.
|Name||16" Drifter II Laptop Backpack||Excel 6 Backpack|
|Dimensions (in)||17 x 20 x 5||14.5 x 13 x 20.5|
|Color||Black, Gray, Black/Gray||15 colors and patterns|
|Warranty||Targus Limited Lifetime Warranty||Adidas Lifetime Warranty|
|Release Date||April 27, 2011|
|Price||Under $50||Under $75|
|General Features||Shoulder Straps||Heavily padded and contoured shoulder straps||Loadspring padded shoulder straps|
|Water Proof / Water Resistant||Water resistant material|
|Zippers||Thick industrial zipper pulls|
|Main Compartment Access||Normal zipped access||Normal zipped access|
|External Pockets||3 front pockets, 1 top, 1 back pocket and 4 side pockets||2 zipped front pockets and 2 side pockets|
|Internal Compartments||Multi-pockets in the front and main compartments|
|Side Pockets||Side pockets can fit water bottle and other accessories||Side pockets can fit water bottle|
|Handles||Sturdy molded plastic handle with metal grommets and cabling||Top grab handle|
|Loops and Attachments||Hanging clasp||Webbing loops|
|Business & School Features||Laptop Sleeve||Padded laptop compartment fits up to 16"||Padded laptop pocket fits up to 15"|
|Tablet Sleeve||Separate tablet pocket||Tablet pocket|
|Organizer Pocket||Front utility pocket with organizer||Internal organizer|
|Travel Features||Base / Bottom||Weather-resistant bottom|
|Hiking / Backpacking Features||Back Panel||Thick padded mesh back panel|
|Anti Theft Features||Hidden Pocket||Anti-theft back pocket|
Targus 's 16" Drifter II Laptop Backpack is a Laptop backpack with School features while Adidas 's Excel 6 Backpack is a Laptop backpack with School features.
The Targus 16" Drifter II Laptop Backpack has a capacity of 28L (liters), weighs 2.7 pounds and it's dimensions in inches are 17 x 20 x 5. It's made of Nylon and is available in Black, Gray, Black/Gray in comparison the Adidas Excel 6 Backpack's capacity is 40L with a size of 14.5 x 13 x 20.5 inches. Constructed from 100% Polyester it weighs 1.4 pounds and is available in 15 colors and patterns.