Verdict from 100+ user reviews

5 reasons to buy

  • The Nike Air Max Plus Premium is described by heaps of reviewers as amazingly comfortable.
  • Some pleased purchasers mentioned that this AM Plus Premium shoe is well-built and sturdy.
  • Several colorways are available for this shoe for both men and women.
  • This Nike Air Max Plus rendition obtained high ratings and recommendations from most purchasers.
  • A few wearers commented that this Swoosh shoe looks better on foot than in photos.

2 reasons not to buy

  • A couple of reviewers were a bit disappointed with the tongue of this Air Max shoe. They had to adjust the tongue back to the center constantly.
  • The Nike Air Max Plus Premium is priced slightly higher than most Nike sneakers.

Bottom line

If you already love the Nike Air Max Plus, then you would probably love its upgraded rendition called the Nike Air Max Plus Premium even more. Following the signature features of the AM Plus silhouette, the premium version steps up even higher with the use of premium, top-of-the-line materials.

Many liked how comfortable it fits on foot, which tops off its stylish façade that definitely calls attention even from afar. One flaw, however, is the tongue which tends to slide towards the sides.

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Good to know

The low-top construction of the Nike Air Max Plus Premium allows flexible ankle mobility while keeping the foot comfortable and supported. Another Swoosh Air Max model, it features an upper that conforms to the foot with sufficient reinforcements to give additional support and stability. The lace-up closure system permits a lockdown yet customizable fit.

Also called the Nike Tn Air Max Plus PRM, the shoe is offered in men's and women's sizing. Men's sizes range from US 3.5 to 15, half sizes included, in D Standard width while women's sizes are from US 5 to 12, half sizes included as well, in B Standard width.

Adding to the long list of fashion-forward low-top sneakers from the Swoosh brand is the Nike Air Max Plus Premium. Like most Nike kicks, this one is a versatile pair to strut as both men and women have a wide range of colorway options to choose from – from subdued and monochromatic ones to attention-grabbing bold colors like the “Volt” colorway.

The Nike Air Max Plus Premium, or sometimes referred to as the AM Plus PRM, sports a bold and retro look mixed with premium aesthetics from its top-notch and no-fail materials all throughout.

Like its predecessor, the Nike AM Plus PRM flaunts the legendary Tuned Air cushioning in the foam sole that absorbs impact. The shoe’s lightweight ride is achievable, thanks to its upper constructed with a mix of textile and synthetic materials for optimum comfort.

Truly an established giant footwear brand, Nike has always been a popular choice of many when it comes to sneakers that fuse comfort, style, and footwear innovations altogether. In 1998, just a year after it introduced the Nike Air Max 97 runner to the market, it released another hit Swoosh model called the Nike Air Max Plus.

Also known popularly back then as the Nike Tn or Tuned 1, it caught the market’s attention with its distinctive façade and the Tuned Air tech it debuted. Renowned designer Sean McDowell made sure that this unrivaled addition to the iconic Air Max line would be another legendary AM silhouette.

Like any other well-loved shoe from the Air Max cluster, the Nike Air Max Plus has been consistently in the market for more or less two decades and released in a myriad of colorways and material and construction variations.

Aside from receiving leather editions, Ultra variations, and slip-on reconstructions, the AM Plus also got a Premium rendition called officially as the Nike Air Max Plus Premium while other retailers also refer to it as the Nike Tn Air Max Plus Premium, or simply as the Nike Air Max Plus PRM. Like its core model, the Premium Air Max Plus also released in countless colorways for both men and women.

The monochromatic-themed upper “Moon Particle” colorway, in particular, was one of the notable ones that released on February 10, 2018. On October 5th of the same year, Nike released the “Silver Volt” colorway of the AM Plus PRM. The low-top shoe flaunts a black leather upper and a speckled midsole with hints of Volt (yellow) Air pockets. Other popular colorways of the Nike AM Plus Premium includes “Full Volt,” “Photo Blue,” and “Black White.”

  • The Nike Air Max Plus Premium also features a rubber outsole for durable traction.
  • Among the popular colorways of this shoe are the “Black/Volt/Wolf Grey/Matte Silver,” “Photo Blue/Orange Peel/Black/Wolf Grey,” and "Volt/Wolf Grey/Black/Matte Silver."


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