Verdict from 9.7 hours of research from the internet

7 reasons to buy

  • These Adidas football cleats look great, some buyers comment.
  • Most buyers are saying that the Adizero 5-Star 7.0 Primenit performs well on the field. According to them, these football cleats are great for skill players.
  • Like the Adidas Adizero 8.0, several wearers are claiming that these cleats are very light.
  • Several players love how comfortable the Adidas Adizero 5-Star 7.0 X Primeknit feels.
  • According to a handful, these cleats are quite sturdy.
  • The traction is just excellent, several players report. These cleats are great for cutting since the spikes really dig into the ground.
  • These low-tops have great support, a couple of users report.

3 reasons not to buy

  • These cleats are very uncomfortable the first few wears, several users complain. According to them, the break-in process really hurts.
  • These low-top football cleats cause terrible blisters, a good number of players gripe.
  • A few are complaining that these Adidas football cleats feel like clamps on their feet.

Bottom line

The Adidas Adizero 5-Star 7.0 X Primeknit performs just as well as the regular Adizero 5-Star 7.0. The Sprintframe plate delivers exceptional traction while the Primeknit upper is very light, supportive, and comfortable. So, If you love playing in a light and fast cleat, then the Primeknit version of the Adizero 5-Star 7.0 is something you should definitely try.

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User reviews:

To help football’s fastest players reach the next level, Adidas redesigned and reengineered the lightest cleat in football. These low-top football cleats boast a Primeknit upper with an all-new aerodynamic design that wraps around the foot. The cleat’s refined shape also offers a sock-like fit. 

The Adidas Adizero 5-Star 7.0 Primeknit is equipped with a TPU toe cap for added protection and durability. At the cutting zones, a Speed Spat seam tape is tactfully placed to elevate lockdown.

These Adidas football cleats feature a Sprintframe plate with an external heel counter for increased support and stability. The Sprintframe plate also features Sprintstuds and a rotational traction zone for an unrivaled grip on the gridiron.

These low-top football cleats boast a one-piece bootie construction that offers a sock-like fit and feel. The Adizero 5-Star 7.0 X Primeknit also boasts an anatomical lace structure that helps relieve pressure.

These Adidas cleats feature a Primeknit upper for ultralight comfort and adaptive support. At the toe cap, a layer of TPU enhances protection and durability. The upper also features a Speed Spat seam tape to elevate lockdown and promote more natural flex along the upper.

This ultra-lightweight football cleat is equipped with a Sprintframe plate for increased stability as you make your way to the end zone. The outsole features Adidas Sprintstuds and a rotational traction zone to enhance acceleration and multidirectional grip.

  • The Adidas Adizero 5-Star 7.0 X Primeknit features a compression-molded EVA lining that provides lightweight cushioning.
  • These football cleats are equipped with tongue and heel pull tabs for easy on and off.
  • Woven into the Primeknit upper is a speed of light graphic that symbolizes speed and movement.

The Adidas Adizero 5-Star 7.0 Primeknit is available in the following color options:

  • Cloud White/Cloud White/Silver Metallic
  • Core Black/Cloud White/Cloud White
  • Grey Two/Core Black/Vivid Yellow
  • White/White/Black ‘Speed of Light’

Size and fit

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Large (0%)
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