As current hottest player of NBA, when Kevin Durant refresh his personal records, NIKE also releases his new signature sneakers ZOOM KD12. Most of people are expecting it as it uses double-deck Zoom Air Cushion. How is the air cushion positioned? Let’s have a look at the details:
Pure color shoe box, the side of shoe box is printed with 12TH EDITION/2019-2020 and the name of Kevin Durant
SWOOSH LOGO is punching design, it’s a new conception
The right side of KD12
The outside view of the left shoe
The inner side view of the left shoe
Quad Axial Flywire design brings great support and wrapping performance
The semi-independent shoe tongue has the air holes, Durant’s logo and the uniform number
The shoe tongue lining is towel texture with Kevin Durant’s handwritten signature
MADE IN VIETNAM
The label of heelpiece is also separately printed with 12TH EDITION/2019-2020 and the name of Kevin Durant
There is a small round transparent hole, and it’s printed with QUAD AXIAL FLYWIRE. We can see that the Flywire texture is appeared by 3 colors (yellow, blue, purple) in the holes.
The TPU support from the shoe head to heelpiece improves the stability of the sneaker
The insole of lateral forefoot is upturning, which improve the lateral strut. And the wave design is liable to bend.
You can see the punching insole through the transparent rubber outsole. The cushion effect is more obvious.
The heelpiece is close to the hexagon Zoom Air Cushion of outsole, which can improve the comfort level.
The black shoe-pad is separately printed with Kevin Durant’s name and the construction of the sneaker.
The reverse side of shoe-pad has groove.
It cancels the insole fabric. After taking away the shoe-pad, we can see the insole using Zoom Turbo air cushion which is similar to Kyrie 5. The groove design on the air cushion make the shoes to adapt to the feet’s moving direction better. It also improves the overall performance.
The light can penetrate from the punching holes of insole.
The left shoe of size EUR42.5 is about 386.6g
The right shoe of size EUR42.5 is about 388.3g
There is nothing special on the appearance of KD12. It has been upgraded by its technology.
QUAD AXIAL FLYWIRE and Zoom Air Cushion make the performance of this sneaker to be more excellent. It’s very comfortable to wear it.
It’s easy to wear and take off the shoes by using the semi-independent shoe tongue. The vamp fit well with the foot. After cancelling the insole fabric, the shoe-pad can contact with the air cushion directly. And the application of punching insole and independent air cushion on the heelpiece improve the comfort level.
If you like the good cushion performance, we recommend you to purchase KD12.