Before the final product, there’s usually a wear-test sample. That’s exactly what we have detailed here today as many patiently await a release date for the Air Jordan V (5) “Blackout”.

Seen in two variations, both suede samples don black uppers, 3M tongues, alternating white and metallic silver accents and icy (worn) outsoles. Do these forthcoming retros stand the test of time? Wear and tear? So far, they appear to have withstood the test. As a final product description has yet to be announced, preview images have remained consistent, a clear indication of what may come next.

What are your thoughts on the Air Jordan V (5) “Blackout” thus far? Don’t have the patience to await a retail version? Well, these wear-test sample are now available on eBay. Grab your wallet, these aren’t cheap!

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