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Nike Precision 5

Nike Precision 5
Nike Precision 5
Nike Precision 5
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8.4
A budget-friendly shoe that offers solid traction and a decent amount of court feel.
based on 2 expert reviews
based on 2 expert reviews

Best Suitable For:

A good shoe for those who like court feel and don't need much impact protection.

Price Comparison:

Available at 1 shop | Official Retail Price: $69.99
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Category Performance Ratings:

Traction
9.0
Cushion
7.5
Materials
9.0
Support
8.0
Fit
8.5
Outdoor
50%

Facts & Figures:

Type:
Low Top
Release Date:
4/2021
Sizing:
small
large
Width:
narrow
wide
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Nike Precision 5 Review

Pros:
Traction is really good
Quality materials that get the job done
Cons:
Not the best shoe for impact protection
Lack of tech

Performance of the Nike Precision 5:

The Nike Precision 5 simply gets the job done at this price point. All of the reviewers found the traction to be excellent. The shoe performed very well on clean courts and despite needing some wiping on dusty courts, the traction still performed decently. Materials feel nice and reviewers agree that they get the job done, especially at this price point. The fit is fairly snug with very little dead space in the toe box area and should be good for players that enjoy a snug fit. The main downside of the shoe is that it offers very little in terms of cushioning and impact protection. However, it does provide a decent amount of court feel. Overall, the shoe is an excellent affordable option for those who are looking for great traction, low to the ground court feel, and can live with the lack of impact protection.
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Reviews of the Nike Precision 5:

The 8.4 average overall rating ranks #96 of 171 shoes overall
8.4
The Sole Brothers
April 30, 2021
If the Precision 5 was $120, I'd still recommend it because it performs extremely well. The only thing that's lacking is the cushion - and it's not that bad.
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8.4
RicheeKim
April 21, 2021
For $70 retail, this is a banger of a shoe. If you are looking for impact protection, this shoe isn't for you. But everything else is really nice. The Nike Precision 5 is a great to shoe to play in and I honestly can't believe that it's only $70.
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Traction of the Nike Precision 5:

The 9.0 average traction rating ranks #38 of 171 shoes overall
9.0
The Sole Brothers
April 30, 2021
Very solid and consistent bite with only a tiny bit of sliding on hard lateral movements. On dusty courts, frequent wiping was needed, but the bite is still very good with wiping.
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9.0
RicheeKim
April 21, 2021
The modified herringbone traction really bites on clean courts. On dustier courts, the occasional wipe may be needed, but traction will still be very solid. Overall, extremely nice.
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Cushion of the Nike Precision 5:

The 7.5 average cushion rating ranks #142 of 171 shoes overall
7.0
The Sole Brothers
April 30, 2021
There's a little bit of compression in the heel, but the forefoot cushion is pretty stiff. Not the best impact protection, but does provide a decent amount of court feel.
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8.0
RicheeKim
April 21, 2021
Cushioning is on the firmer side of things but feels good for the price. Provides a good amount of court feel in the forefoot with a tiny bit of bounce in the heel.
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Materials of the Nike Precision 5:

The 9.0 average materials rating ranks #15 of 171 shoes overall
9.0
The Sole Brothers
April 30, 2021
Materials are definitely my favorite part of the shoe. They have a very nice, soft textile material. I love it - very minimal, but very comfortable.
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9.0
RicheeKim
April 21, 2021
The shoe features a fairly thick textile upper that feels pretty good to the touch. Has a bit of a thin tongue, but gets the job done for performance. Overall, it's really nice for the price point.
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Support of the Nike Precision 5:

The 8.0 average support rating ranks #130 of 171 shoes overall
8.0
The Sole Brothers
April 30, 2021
Support and lockdown are good. I had no issues with lateral containment. Foam comes up on sidewall to help with containment and the shoe has a very good outrigger.
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8.0
RicheeKim
April 21, 2021
No issues with the support. The internal heel counter and very nice heel sculpting help with keeping you locked in. Midsole wraps onto the upper of the shoe, preventing you from slipping off the footbed.
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Fit of the Nike Precision 5:

The 8.5 average fit rating ranks #72 of 171 shoes overall
9.0
The Sole Brothers
April 30, 2021
Fit is phenomenal.
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8.0
RicheeKim
April 21, 2021
I really liked the fit in the Precision 5 and the materials hug your feet nicely. It is very snug in the toebox with no dead space.
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Is Outdoor Use recommended?

The 50.0% average outdoor rating ranks #62 of 171 shoes overall
fair
The Sole Brothers
April 30, 2021
Traction should be fine, but durability in high wear areas did not hold up well at all. Should be ok for the price, but don't expect it to last too long.
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Width of the Nike Precision 5:

slightly narrow
The Sole Brothers
April 30, 2021
You might want to go up half a size if you have a wide foot or if you like a roomier fit in your shoe.
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Size of the Nike Precision 5:

true to size
The Sole Brothers
April 30, 2021
True to size. Really snug in the toebox, pretty narrow as well.
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true to size
RicheeKim
April 21, 2021
I went true to size as a slightly wide footer with no issues.
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