Excellently designed for carrying heavy items such as textbooks while maximizing the user's comfort
Easy to keep organized
A slimmer design that still fits a lot
This pack is designed for women, and the North Face also sells a Borealis pack designed for men
Some find the shoulder straps too narrow
FlexVent suspension system, padded laptop compartment, front pocket with internal organization, reflective webbing, padded tablet sleeve, three fleece-lined pockets, and a sternum strap with a whistle pocket.
A laptop pocket that can store up to a 17-inch device, and an additional padded pocket that can store up to a 10-inch tablet. Beyond that, it has most of the usual backpack features like exterior mesh pockets.