Our verdict


The Response Super 2.0 from Adidas is a budget all-rounder that can get you through your activities with comfort at the forefront. If it's a jog, a walk in the park, or an afternoon session at the gym, you can rely on this daily trainer. It's not going to pace you. But if you want to make the most out of your money, then definitely don't pass on the Adidas Response Super 2.0.


  • Couch-like comfort
  • Excellent cushioning
  • Secure fit
  • Supportive
  • Lightweight
  • First-rate style
  • Affordable
  • Sustainable materials


  • Poor quality
  • Rubs the skin

Who should buy the Adidas Response Super 2.0 

The Response Super 2.0 is perfect for: 

  • beginners looking for a trainer for casual and moderate exercise
  • people who need a sporty shoe to wear all day long
  • runners looking for a budget do-it-all trainer 

Adidas Response Super 2.0 Upper

Who should NOT buy the shoe

If you are concerned about the potential quality issues of this shoe, consider spending a little extra for a more reliable option like the Adidas Supernova 2 or the Adidas Pureboost Go.

Adidas Response Super 2.0: A sheer focus on comfort

For a cheap shoe, the Adidas Response Super 2.0 packs a lot in the comfort department. Here is what the reviewers have to say about it:

  • "One of the best trainers I've put my feet in"
  • "Fantastically comfy trainers to wear every day"
  • "These shoes exceeded my expectations"
  • "Pure comfort for those morning walks"

Adidas Response Super 2.0 Insole

For a bouncy and plush ride, the Boost foam plus the Adibouncy EVA sockliner cradle the foot with the utmost softness. The wearers are happy about spending a full day of walking with no pain or discomfort. It can easily become a daily go-to choice for anyone.

Adidas Response Super 2.0 Midsole

Upper is just as cozy

The padding around the ankle collar and under the tongue hit two birds with one stone. First, it permits a very cushy sensation. Second, it takes the shoe's lockdown up a notch.

Adidas Response Super 2.0 Mouth opening

 A breathable mesh is used to keep the interiors nice and fresh. Many wearers have confirmed that the shoe is breathable.

Adidas Response Super 2.0 Side

No dragging the foot down

A good number of runners agree that this Adidas shoe feels pretty light on the foot. There have been no complaints about the shoe weighing them down throughout the walk or run.

A step closer to being environmentally-friendly

The Adidas Response Super 2.0 is made of Primegreen upper — 20% of the pieces that comprise it comes from 50% recycled materials. The shoe is also free from virgin polyester. 

Adidas Response Super 2.0 Outsole

Response Super 2.0 is a budget-friendly option

With the asking price of $90, this Adidas shoe definitely belongs in the brand's affordable bunch. For reference, the average price of Adidas running shoes is $132.

A compliment magnet

Many people are choosing the Adidas Response Super 2.0 for its visual aspect. Its futuristic vibe and zigzaggy elements paired with attractive color combinations make for a very stylish footwear piece.