Profile of the Under Armour Curry Lux Low

The classic style of the Under Armour Curry Lux Low is inspired by the 90s sportswear. These are Stephen Curry’s first luxury sneaker with the brand. It boasts of premium and supple suede upper with leather linings. The midsole features a Charged Cushioning for impact protection and quick responsiveness. For foot containment, the shoe is equipped with a heel counter. The TPU shank exists in the midfoot for stability.

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Performance

Cushion. The quick responsiveness of the Under Armour Curry Lux Low comes from the Charged Cushioning at the midsole. It absorbs impact and provides significant energy returns. The plush Micro G insole provides good step-in comfort.

Traction. The Under Armour Curry Lux Low has the same multidirectional traction pattern as the Under Armour Curry 1. Herringbone is one of the go-to traction patterns of shoe manufacturers because it provides an excellent floor grip and control.

Fit

Length and Width. The Under Armour Curry Lux Low comes in the standard width and length. Most shoe owners chose their true Under Armour sizes and advise new buyers to do the same.

Lockdown. As a classic, the Under Armour Curry Lux Low keeps its lockdown tradition through its use of a standard lace-up system. The position of the tongue can be adjusted for a comfortable fit.

Material

The upper of the Under Armour Curry Lux Low is made of suede for a premium feel. The midsole features a black and white ombre. The inside of the shoe is lined with leather. The toe box area has perforations to keep the foot dry. The midfoot has a thermo polyurethane (TPU) shank to provide stability especially upon landing from rebounds or jumpshots.

Style

The low-top silhouette of the Under Armour Curry Lux Low has an SC logo on the top of the tongue and heel counter. On the lateral side and outsole of the shoe, an embossed Under Armour logo is displayed. For additional aesthetic appeal, the aglets of the round shoelaces are made of chrome plastic.

These casual sneakers are easy to pair with a lot of pieces. A reviewer pairs the shoe with jogger pants, sweatpants, and skinny jeans, and all result in a stylish look.  Pairing the shoe with ankle or crew socks is also great.

Special Colorways of the Under Armour Curry Lux Low

As a luxury sneaker, the Under Armour Curry Lux Low comes in decent and nice colorways of Black, Sand, and Tan Suede. The black colorway is also called by reviewers as the “Oreo” or “Cookies N’ Cream” colorway because of its black upper, white midsole and outsole, and black and white shoelaces. As for the Tan Suede colorway, it was released in only 600 pairs on August 5, 2016.

Rankings

How Under Armour Curry Lux Low ranks compared to all other shoes
Bottom 1% basketball shoes
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Bottom 1% Under Armour basketball shoes
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Bottom 1% stephen curry basketball shoes
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Author
Dimitrije Curcic
Dimitrije Curcic

Dimitrije Curcic has been playing basketball for over 22 years. Like Manu Ginobili, he’s a left-hander whose moves led him to a better career-shooting percentage than the Argentine himself. After playing professionally for 10 years, Dimitrije moved to coaching for two seasons before he became a basketball statistician for StatScore, and FanSided contributor for the San Antonio Spurs. Dimitrije loves to tell hoop stories through numbers and graphics and has been featured on Fansided, FiveThirtyEight, Eurohoops, and TalkBasket among the others.