Stephen Curry is the most popular player of Under Armoura. Recently, Curry’s personal brand Curry Brand is founded and it released the first pair of basketball shoes Curry Flow 8, which is said to be the Curry’s strongest basketball shoes. When will Curry Flow 8 on sale? How many colorways does Curry Flow 8 have? What kind of technology does Curry Flow 8 have? What’s the actual performance of Curry Flow 8? Is it worthy to buy? Let’s have a look at it today.
Comparing with Curry 7, Curry Flow 8 is totally different pair of basketball shoes. It uses lightweight design. With the brand new cushion technology, it’s very comfortable.
The appearance of Curry Flow 8 is similar with UA Curry 7. The overall design is narrow and long shape. The model is more casual. The vamp uses big area of mesh fabric material to guarantee the air permeability and comfort level. It also reduces the overall weight. The ductility and fitness is also good.
Curry Flow 8 is the lightest Curry basketball shoes. The unit weight of EUR44.5 shoe is 359g. And the unit weight of EUR43 is only 340g. It’s very light.
From the shoe head to shoe heel, it uses big area of leather to reinforce. The inner stiff padding also offers good supporting performance to vamp.
The shoe collar uses integrated shoe tongue and socks type design. It’s easier to put on and take off.
The shoe heel uses thick sponge padding and it has surrounding TPU to reinforce the fitness of shoe heel and supporting performance to fix the ankle. It also has three raised star pattern on TPU, which represents that Curry used to be chosen as three stars players in high school.
In addition, the front side and shoe heel of vamp has the logo of Curry brand, including the initials S and C.
The insole is the biggest lightspot of Curry Flow 8. It curries the brand-new UA Flow technology. Comparing with HOVR and Micro G cushion technology, the resilience has been improved a lot.
The insole of Curry Flow 8 has built-in TPU anti-rollover plate which is to reinforce the anti-rollover performance. It keeps the excellent stability. The extending outsole also guarantee the anti-rollover performance.
The outsole of Curry Flow 8 don’t use the traditional rubber or crystal outsole design anymore, it exposures the UA Flow insole outside to touch the ground directly, which guarantee the comfort level and make it lighter.
It has different irregular pattern in different area of outsole. Thanks to the brand-new technology’s excellent performance and pattern design, the skid resistance and traction performance is very excellent. According to the official result from Under Armour, even if the outsole pattern of Curry Flow 8 are grinded, the skid resistance is still excellent.
If you used to wear Curry series basketball shoes, you must have the deep impression to the Curry shoes. It has excellent cushion performance to the deft and lightweight defenders. But the cushion performance is not enough for the heavy weight players or the players who has high frequent agility. As it uses the brand-new UA Flow technology, the performance of Curry Flow 8 is excellent, it’s softer and more resilient. The cushion performance is also improved.
The skid resistance of Curry Flow 8 is undoubtedly great. But for durability, it needs time to test.
Overall, the Curry Flow 8 is very light and soft. It has excellent performance for the light weight, resilience and traction performance. It’s suitable for most of players. It’s worthy for the Curry’s fans to purchase it. I suggest you to test the performance on the indoor court.
The black white, white black C and white gold colorways of Curry Flow 8 have been released.