Verdict from 10 user reviews

7 reasons to buy

  • The majority of users appreciated the stylish looks of the Adidas X 18+ Trainers.
  • Several commenters loved the colors of this soccer cleat.
  • Many users were impressed with the comfort that this street soccer cleat brings.
  • The Ultraboost was particularly mentioned by some reviewers due to its impressive comfort quality.
  • A wearer has described his experience of this soccer cleat as walking on clouds due to its soft footbed.
  • A couple of players have noticed that the heel area was well-padded.
  • A soccerer thinks that the upper of the Adidas X 18+ Trainers feels light and breathable.

3 reasons not to buy

  • Some users find this Adidas soccer cleat hard to put on.
  • A few users experienced ankle discomfort wearing the Adidas X 18+ Trainers.
  • The Adidas X 18+ Trainers is expensive.

Bottom line

The Adidas X 18+ Trainers was welcomed gladly by most of its users due to its superb comfort quality. This did not come out as a surprise as a cleat coming from the Adidas X collection. The Ultraboost was a special feature as it gathered more positive reviews for the shoe. Regardless of its uncomfortable opening and expensive price, the Adidas X 18+ Trainers was obviously still loved by many.

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Good to know

  • The Adidas X 18+ Trainer is part of the 2018 series of the German shoe manufacturing giant. It is fashioned for streetwear and sculpted for speed. It shares the same eye-catching silhouette and lightweight nature of its counterparts.
  • This soccer cleat features a Speedmesh upper with the signature Claw collar. The upper offers the ultimate lockdown and stability necessary for a speed cleat. It also provides an excellent touch on the ball.
  • It has a full-length Boost midsole. This revolutionary technology provides the ultimate energy-return with every step. It is also found on other Adidas street soccer cleats.

The Adidas X 18+ Trainer is available in men’s  and women's versions. Its asymmetrical lacing system allows users with narrow to wide feet to adjust the fit to their liking.

The Adidas X 18+ TR uses a high-quality rubber outsole. The material can withstand the roughness of tarmac and paved surfaces. With its outsole, this soccer cleat can be used as an everyday sneaker as well.

This soccer cleat is fitted with a full-length Boost midsole. This game-changing innovation is made up of small energy capsules that compress under pressure and instantly returns to their original shape when released. Thereby providing a high level of energy return and underfoot cushioning.

The upper of the Adidas X 18+ Trainer features the innovative Speedmesh technology. This lightweight material is made of a super thin mesh that offers excellent ball touch.  The stretchy nature of the Speedmesh also provides superb lockdown and stability.

As part of the Energy Mode pack, this soccer shoe comes in an eye-catching all-blue upper.  It has an asymmetrical lacing system that provides personalization when it comes to fit. The Three Stripes are found on the forefoot area while the X logo is seen in the heel.

How X 18+ Trainers compares

This shoe: 68
All shoes average: 79
59 91
This shoe: £170
All shoes average: £140
£60 £240