Summary

We spent 9.6 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what basketball players think:

6 reasons to buy

  • These basketball shoes are comfortable to wear, many users comment.
  • According to some players, the traction works best on indoor courts.
  • Many Nike Lunar Hyperquickness owners are satisfied with the shoe’s quality and on-court performance.
  • These Nike basketball shoes fit well, several wearers remark.
  • Support and lockdown are pretty decent according to most testers.
  • The upper offers plenty of support and breathability according to several reviewers.

4 reasons not to buy

  • Some owners are disappointed that their shoes fell apart after just a few weeks.
  • Like the Under Armour Curry 6, several testers observe that the traction performs poorly on outdoor courts. They also assert that constant wiping is pretty much required on dusty indoor courts.
  • The cushioning is not as comfortable and responsive as the Nike Zoom HyperRev, more than a handful of reviewers complain.
  • According to a few wearers, these shoes are a bit tight at the midfoot and forefoot. Wearers have the same gripe about the Harden Vol. 3.

Bottom line

Reviewers are quite satisfied with these Nike basketball shoes. The shoe’s overall quality, comfort, and fit are all up to par. However, when it comes to the most crucial categories - cushioning and traction, these shoes do not stack up.

All in all, the Nike Lunar Hyperquickness is a pretty decent basketball shoe. The shoe's performance is pretty much what you would expect from a team model.

Facts

Top: Mid
Lockdown: Lace-Up
Price: $110
Weight: 10.4oz
Colorways: Black, Blue, Green, Grey, Orange, Purple, Red, White
Size
Small True to size Large
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74 / 100 based on 4 expert reviews

  • 60 / 100 | SneakStorming | Level 3 expert

    This Lunarlon set-up is good but not as good as the Hyper Rev.. But it's nice, it's decent.

  • 95 / 100 | Ikebrick Patrick | Level 1 expert

    Decent all around shoe.

  • 85 / 100 | Kick Revolution | Level 1 expert

    This shoe is for you if you are looking for a low cost, durable and reliable sneaker.

  • 85 / 100 | tnt2369 | Level 1 expert

    If you're an outdoor baller, I would definitely recommend it.

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Move freely and dominate both ends of the floor every time you lace up these Nike basketball shoes. The Nike Lunar Hyperquickness is made for players who move at break-neck speed. It makes fast breaks and quick movements a breeze with its lightweight Hyperfuse upper and a low-profile Lunarlon cushioning.

Cushion. These Nike basketball shoes are equipped with a full-length Lunarlon midsole that delivers a plush feel underfoot.

Traction. The outsole features a modified herringbone traction pattern that enhances multidirectional grip. Flex grooves along the forefoot enable more natural motion for increased court feel.

Length and Width. Reviewers are reporting that the Nike Lunar Hyperquickness fits true to size but is a bit snug. They recommend going up half a size if you prefer having some wiggle room.

Lockdown. The Nike Lunar Hyperquickness is equipped with a traditional lace-up closure that provides an adjustable fit and ensures midfoot lockdown.

These Nike basketball shoes are constructed with a combination of mesh, synthetic, and foam with Hyperfuse. This construction maximizes breathability without sacrificing support and durability. The lightweight upper is also designed to promote more natural foot movement.

The Nike Lunar Hyperquickness shares a similar silhouette and tooling with the Nike Zoom HyperRev except for one major difference:  the Hyperquickness utilizes a full-length Lunarlon midsole instead of the Zoom Air unit used in the HyperRev.

A large Swoosh is visible on the lateral side while the shoe’s name is seen on the tongue.

Nike launched a wide range of color options for this team model.

  • Black/Metallic Silver-White
  • Black/Mtllc Slvr/Cl Gry/Wlf Gry
  • Black/White/Metallic Silver
  • Game Royal/Blue Hero/Metallic Silver
  • Game Royal/Metallic Silver/Bl Hr/Wht
  • Gorge Green/Electric Green/Metallic Silver
  • Grg Grn/Mtllc Slvr-Elctrc Grn
  • Gym Red/Bright Crimson/Metallic Silver
  • Midnight Blue/Mttlc Slvr/Pht Bl/W
  • Red
  • Red/White
  • Royal Blue/Grey
  • Royal Blue/Silver
  • Space Blue/Bright Mango-Wolf Grey
  • Spice Blue/Bright Mango-Wolf Grey
  • Team Red/University Red/Metallic Silver
  • White/Obsidian/University Red

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