Many people like the running shoes of Bandit series. Now it comes to the 3rd generation of Bandit. The performance of Bandit series running shoes is always great. To the new generations, Bandit 3 has made more variation to weaken the supporting design to make the foot to be more free. Under Armour is always keeping its characteristics—the unique design concept with super comfort. As you know, the SpeedForm technology has become the representative of plying-up. SpeedForm technology is also normally used on the high-end Under Armour series.
So could Bandit 3 surpass the previous two generations?
Cushion Performance: 8/10 scores
If you are familiar with the Charged Cushioning of Under Armour, you maybe not interested in Bandit 3. Actually, the cushion of Bandit 3 is very comfortable. Considering the running requirements, Bandit 3 has made some targeted adjustments. For example, the overall drop of front and rear sole is increased to 8mm, which can guarantee its driving power. And the heelpiece part has good cushion performance. After nearly one week of running tests, the Charged Cushioning performance hasn’t damped. It should have good durability.
Bandit series is weakening the support. Maybe its target is not for being a stable running shoes. As Bandit 3 uses fabric SpeedForm vamp, it’s also not for emphasizing the support. But the stabile plate on the heel can keep the stability of the shoes. Will Bandit 4 totally change the style?
Comfort Level：9/10 scores
The Under Armour series running shoes always have high comfort level. The shoe tree is made according with human body engineering. With the fabric vamp and seamless design, it doesn’t need time to break-in. Whatever running or daily wearing, the soft insole can offer great comfort level.
Considering the durability and long distance running request of the shoes, the outsole of Bandit 3 use stiff rubber, which has great traction performance. But the traction on slippery road is not good. So you need to avoid the water when running.
Overall Comment：8.1/10 scores
After the improvement of three generations, the style of Bandit series is gradually formed. This is a pair of shoes which has good comprehensive performance is suitable for daily running. moreover, it’s a pair of comfortable running shoes. If you want to have a try of Under Armour series running shoes, you can buy Bandit series firstly.