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

9 reasons to buy

  • Most users appreciated the Reebok Classic Nylon Tech Mix’s level of comfort. 
  • The quality of the shoe is high according to many people who have tried it on. A buyer described it as perfect and well-made.
  • A lot of people commended the shoe’s stylish design. 
  • A consumer found the shoe very appealing and stated that he had not seen trainers like these before.
  • The shoe’s fit is perfect and can accommodate even people with wide feet, several people noted.
  • The shoe’s color came in looking exactly as it did on screen, based on a number of users. 
  • Some individuals mentioned the price of the Classic Nylon Tech Mix as reasonable. The price is “absolutely acceptable for today's shoes if you like wearing brand shoes and do not want to compromise on appearance,” one user wrote.
  • The shoe effortlessly matches any outfit, a couple of testers reported. They expressed the opinion that it is suitable for all occasions and recommended it for both leisure and sports wear.
  • Based on one observation, the shoe is light, breathable, and easy to clean.

2 reasons not to buy

  • Several users complained about the shoe’s stiff tongue. One of them wrote that “the tongue is hard and stuck in the instep. I have to pass the laces between the instep and tongue to prevent me from getting stuck.”
  • The Reebok Classic Nylon Tech Mix needs a breaking in period to make the shoe’s stiff tongue feel softer.

Bottom line

The Classic Nylon Tech Mix is an eye-catching shoe that gives off a definite stylish appeal without trading away comfort. It is light and breathable and fully functional whether for work or play. The shoe’s stiff tongue detracts somehow from the overall score of this shoe but a bit of breaking in period has been found to remedy this issue.


Base model: Reebok Classic Nylon
Top: Low
Inspired from: Running
Collection: Reebok Classic Nylon
Price: $90
Colorways: White, Blue, Grey, Black
Special editions: 14 special editions
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The Reebok Classic Nylon Tech Mix low cut shoe is offered in men’s sizes only which range from 5 to 13.5. According to reviewers the shoe is true to size and is ideal even for people with non-narrow feet.

The Classic Nylon Tech Mix will work with just about any type of casual outfit, from tees, polo shirts, and hoodies paired up with cargo pants, jeans, shorts, and slim khakis. The shoe is extremely versatile and can take you from work during casual Fridays to weekend play.

The Reebok Classic Nylon Tech Mix’s most notable feature is its design. It has a hot melt toe cap detail, and the reflective pieces on the shoe provide visibility in low-light situations which makes it ideal for day to night wear.

The Classic Nylon Tech Mix low top silhouette was released in the early 1980s to an adoring UK crowd. From there, the shoe’s popularity slowly traveled to the US where it found its own share of dedicated fans who loved the clean look. In 2015, the model was reissued in the US market and quickly gathered followers who liked the timeless and retro design.

This model has since then been released in various Classic Nylon iterations, colorways, and collabs which include the Classic Nylon HS, Classic Nylon X Maison Kitsune, and the Classic Nylon Tech Mix.

The Reebok CN Tech Mix had been updated to include reflective details and a hot melt toe cap that added a modern and edgy look to the otherwise classic vibe.

  • The Classic Nylon Tech MIx shoe is available in three colorways: Flat Grey/White/Steel/Reflective Silver,
  • White/Steel/Reflective Silver, and Collegiate Navy/Team Dark Royal
  • The shoe features suede and nylon underlays that deliver enhanced ventilation and support.
  • The die-cut midsole is made of EVA material that protects every step and gives the shoe enhanced shock absorption.
  • The rubber outsole provides grippy traction.
  • It contains a padded sockliner.