|Weight:||Men: 7.7oz | Women: 7.7oz|
|Heel to toe drop:||Men: 8mm | Women: 8mm|
|Arch type:||High arch|
|Strike Pattern:||Midfoot strike|
|Heel height:||Men: 23mm | Women: 23mm|
|Forefoot height:||Men: 15mm | Women: 15mm|
|Width:||Men: Normal | Women: Normal|
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83 / 100 based on 11 expert reviews
It’s agile and peppy on both roads and light trail and I think someone who’s looking for a shoe that can handle both would be remiss if they didn’t try it out.
I can absolutely see this as being an awesome 5K, 10K, half marathon racing shoe.
The Salomon Sense X-Series is an incredibly light and versatile road trail hybrid. It has a great mix of capabilities at a weight matching or beating the lightest road or trail trainer racers.
To be honest, if you’ve got the cash and really do need a hybrid shoe, you’d be hard presses to find something that outshines this shoe but still, the price tag will likely give many people pause.
"The new X-Series is Salomon’s performance road shoe capable of performing well on varying surfaces from road, urban terrain and light trails."
"The one-pull lacing system was a big hit, both for its ease of use and its ability to cinch down the entire foot with little effort."
- The Salomon S-Lab X-Series features an enhanced midsole that provides exceptional impact protection. The shoe delivers enough amount of cushioning meant for long distance road running.
- The upper of the shoe was also improved, delivering a more breathable and comfortable coverage. It was enhanced to improve the fit without adding too much weight on the shoe’s overall construction.
The Salomon S-Lab X-Series is a unisex shoe that is available in men’s size. Women who want to wear this shoe should subtract 1.5 from the actual running shoe to get a nice fit. The midfoot offers a snug fit and the forefoot is spacious. This shoe is available in standard D width.
Same as in the popular Salomon Sense Ride 2, the shoe uses the brand’s premium Contagrip outsole technology that delivers durable traction on wet conditions and varied surfaces. The dynamic traction utilizes the offset lugs that delivers unparallel grip on both hard and loose surfaces.
The midsole of the shoe uses the Dual-Density Molded EVA midsole that delivers superb underfoot cushioning and stability. This works perfectly with the brand’s ProFeel Film element that delivers additional midfoot protection without affecting ground feel.
The Salomon S-Lab X-Series uses the open mesh upper that is breathable and quick-drying in nature. The shoe also features the brand’s SensiFit and EndoFit technologies that give the foot a secure yet comfortable fit. The asymmetrical quick lacing system provides an easy shoe entry and exit while giving a secure fit. It also comes with lace pockets that tuck the laces out of the way all throughout the run.