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Nike Lebron 17 Low

Nike Lebron 17 Low
Nike Lebron 17 Low
Nike Lebron 17 Low
Nike Lebron 17 Low
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8.4
The low version of the Lebron 17 switches to React foam in the forefoot and Mesh materials in the upper
based on 2 expert reviews
based on 2 expert reviews

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A great choice for Lebron fans who prefer low-tops compared to Lebron's pretty bulky high-tops

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Available at 5 shops | Official Retail Price: $169.99
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Category Performance Ratings:

Traction
9.0
Cushion
8.5
Materials
8.0
Support
8.5
Fit
8.0
Outdoor
0%

Facts & Figures:

Type:
Low Top
Release Date:
2/2020
Sizing:
small
large
Width:
narrow
wide
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Nike Lebron 17 Low Review

Pros:
Great traction even on dusty courts
Very good impact protection
Cons:
Stiff upper materials
Really hard to put on

Performance of the Nike Lebron 17 Low:

The Lebron 17 Low departs significantly from the design of the original Lebron 17. But is it for the better? The traction pattern remains largely unchanged but has additional ridges on the rubber which give you a little bit of added grip. The Air Max cushioning in the heel is a little firmer and the React foam in the forefoot is also less bouncy than the original Zoom unit. The upper material was changed from Battleknit to a pretty firm and not super premium-feeling Mesh. Overall, the Lebon 17 Low is a solid performer but can't quite reach the performance of the high version.
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Reviews of the Nike Lebron 17 Low:

The 8.4 average overall rating ranks #105 of 171 shoes overall
8.4
The Sole Brothers
March 7, 2020
The traction was really good and the cushioning was pretty damn nice. Overall, the Lebron 17 Low is a solid performer but probably not worth $170, especially considering the cheap upper materials.
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8.4
RicheeKim
March 7, 2020
$170 is a steep price but I don't think you will be disappointed if you pick up the Lebron 17 Low.
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Traction of the Nike Lebron 17 Low:

The 9.0 average traction rating ranks #44 of 171 shoes overall
10.0
The Sole Brothers
March 7, 2020
I was really impressed! You stop on a dime on lateral cuts and linear movements and the rubber picks up almost no dust.
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8.0
RicheeKim
March 7, 2020
The traction was pretty good on clean courts and you will need to wipe only occasionally on dusty courts.
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Cushion of the Nike Lebron 17 Low:

The 8.5 average cushion rating ranks #99 of 171 shoes overall
9.0
The Sole Brothers
March 7, 2020
The Air Max cushioning in the heel and the React foam in the forefoot provide you with crazy good impact protection but very little court feel.
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8.0
RicheeKim
March 7, 2020
The giant Air Max unit in the heel feels a little firmer compared to the Lebron 17 High but still provides you with a lot of impact protection. The React in the forefoot is underwhelming and feels just like generic foam.
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Materials of the Nike Lebron 17 Low:

The 8.0 average materials rating ranks #121 of 171 shoes overall
7.0
The Sole Brothers
March 7, 2020
I didn't like the pretty stiff Mesh materials used on the upper.
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9.0
RicheeKim
March 7, 2020
The full-Mesh upper feels pretty nice and should be super durable.
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Support of the Nike Lebron 17 Low:

The 8.5 average support rating ranks #93 of 171 shoes overall
8.0
The Sole Brothers
March 7, 2020
The upper materials are super supportive and provide great containment. The super-soft cushioning is pretty high-off-the-ground and feels a little unstable in the heel.
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9.0
RicheeKim
March 7, 2020
Your heel is locked down and you have no side-to-side movement on the footbed.
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Fit of the Nike Lebron 17 Low:

The 8.0 average fit rating ranks #130 of 171 shoes overall
8.0
The Sole Brothers
March 7, 2020
The one-bootie upper fit my feet perfectly but it's pretty hard to put on.
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8.0
RicheeKim
March 7, 2020
This is probably the hardest shoe to put on I've ever tested. I felt a little pinching pain on the lateral side of the forefoot. Other than that, the fit is really tight and your feet are very well-contained.
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Is Outdoor Use recommended?

The 0.0% average outdoor rating ranks #136 of 171 shoes overall
no
The Sole Brothers
March 7, 2020
The rubber is super soft and frays easily - definitely don't play outdoors.
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Width of the Nike Lebron 17 Low:

slightly narrow
The Sole Brothers
March 7, 2020
The overall fit is pretty narrow.
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very narrow
RicheeKim
March 7, 2020
The fit is really, really snug.
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Size of the Nike Lebron 17 Low:

true to size
The Sole Brothers
March 7, 2020
I went true to size and lengthwise I was really good.
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½ size small
RicheeKim
March 7, 2020
Go up half a size
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