Height: 188cm, Weight: 68-70kg
Testing Time: more than 7 basketball games
Court: Outdoor cement court
Traction Performance: 10 scores
The outsole is herringbone pattern. As you know, the traction performance of herringbone outsole is great.
The rubber of outsole is stiff. And the pattern is deep. It’s suitable for playing basketball on outdoor court.
Cushion Performance: 10 scores
The insole of Lebron 16 is the same as Lebron 15. The Articulated ZOOM Air is very thick. The cushion performance is excellent, it’s suitable for the guys whose weight is heavy.
Fitness: 9 scores
The shoelaces’ holes of Lebron 16 can’t be changed. It takes me much times to change the shoelaces’ holes to make the shoes fit to my feet. It’s said that LeBron 16 low version has improved these problems. It also has counter on the shoe heel, so it is not easy to loosen.
Supporting Performance：9 scores
Lebron 16 has been improved comparing with Lebron 15. The vamp materials have been reinforced a lot. The outsole of forefoot has upturning design to improve the support.
Anti-rollover Performance：7.5 scores
Why didn’t Lebron 15 have the outriggers？The outriggers of Lebron 16 make up the disadvantages of Lebron 15. With the good supporting performance of vamp and outriggers, Lebron 16 has good anti-rollover performance. But the center of gravity is a little high. If you need to turn flexible, and if your ankle is weak, it’s better to choose other basketball shoes.
Anti-torsion Performance: 7 scores
The supporting plate of LeBron 16 is a little soft, and it doesn’t have upturning design, so anti-torsion performance is not good enough.
Air Permeability: 4 scores
If you have tried it, you will know that the air permeability of Lebron 16 is similar to leather vamp. It has put too many TPU lines on the knitted vamp. So the air permeability is bad.
Weight: 7 scores
Unit weight is 583g. It’s a little heavy. As you know, the Zoom Air is thick, if you want excellent cushion performance, it needs to satisfy the weight.
Design: 9 scores
Although the appearance of Lebron 16 is not so cool as Lebron 15, but the performance is much better than Lebron 15. I love it.
Although I haven’t offered high scores to Lebron 16, but the appearance of Lebron 16 is good looking and I love this colorway. The overall performance is good, it doesn’t have big disadvantages. If you are fans of Lebron, you can have a try.