Nike Basketball is set to launch a new model for Kobe Bryant which will feature FastFit technology.
Over the past few years we have seen the model debut in a low top build, however the brand will now release this model in a high cut design. Images that first leaked includes a semi-translucent mesh across the upper while a large Swoosh is applied to the panels. Following we have the Kobe logo on the tongue while the highlight of this pair is the use of the FastFit lacing system which was first used on the Air Jordan 33. Other details includes an ankle strap and icy outsole.
Nike Kobe AD NXT FastFit Release Details
The Nike Kobe AD NXT FastFit will release at select retailers and online at Nike.com on August 24th. Retail price is set at $200. You can also expect athletes like DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Kuzma to wear this pair next season. Below you can check out additional photos for a closer look.
Nike Kobe AD NXT
Release Date: August 24, 2019
Update 8/8: Nike Basketball has just unveiled Kobe Bryant’s next signature shoe, the Kobe AD NXT which is all about speed and brings together Nike FastFit, QuadFit and REACT to answer Kobe Bryant’s desire to get athletes lower than ever to the ground, without sacrificing comfort, and allow for greater court control.
“It is our most technologically advanced basketball shoe we’ve done in the KOBE line, due to the combination of complex components,” says Ross Klein, Senior Creative Director for Nike Basketball Footwear.
Update 7/30: Check out this detailed look at the new Nike Kobe AD NXT which is expected to launch during August. Via US11.
Update 7/9: New images of Kobe Bryant’s upcoming Nike Kobe AD NXT has arrived via solebyjc. More information like a release date is coming soon.
Update 6/28: We have a first look at a new colorway of the new Nike Kobe AD NXT via NikeTalk. They feature a translucent upper and FastFit lacing.