Verdict from 7 user reviews

9 reasons to buy

  • Some users liked that the mid-cut shoe looked clean and sharp and felt comfortable on foot.
  • A few buyers claimed Under Armour Charged 24/7 Mid is very stylish with colorways pairing well with different clothing.
  • Several users find the sneakers very light for casual walks.
  • One critic like that the shoe stays on foot with its uniquely designed tongue.
  • A good number of observers are impressed with the overall look, detailing and design of the shoe.
  • A commenter like the reasonable pricing of the shoe at $90 for a casual footwear that can blend well with various kinds of outfit.
  • Quite a lot of wearers find the Charged Cushioning comfortable and absorbs impact.
  • Foam inserts are built into the midfoot to deliver a better fit and plush feel.
  • Some fans of the Under Armour Charged 24/7 Mid find the reflective sneakers stylish, beautiful, and useful accent to the shoe.

4 reasons not to buy

  • One reviewer claimed the ankle opening and the tongue’s asymmetrical design is too tight, making it difficult to slip on or off of the shoe.
  • A few users found the Charged 24/7 Mid uncomfortable after wearing them for extended hours.
  • Many reviewers pointed to the poor design of the tongue and the textile lining inside that causing them to feel comfortable and get blisters.
  • An online critic wished the shoe would have textile upper throughout the shoe instead of just the upper’s front.

Bottom line

For a lifestyle sneaker, Under Armour Charged 24/7 Mid has a perfect fit kept snug by an ankle collar and an adjustable cord lacing system. It is a lightweight and breathable sneaker option for those looking for a shoe that can blend perfectly with different outfits.

However, this shoe is just not for everyone as some people might find it uncomfortable for long walks with its narrow entry and tight textile lining.

Good to know

Under Armour Charged 24/7 Mid generally runs true to size. A heel tab and stretch lace enclosure give these sneakers an easy to slip on and off while an ankle collar brings the needed support and comfort. Each pair also goes with an adjustable cord lacing system for a snug and perfect fit. The shoe is available in sizes for men and women with a medium D or B width. Women’s size range from US size 5 to 12 while men’s sizes range from US size 7 to 15.

As a casual shoe, Under Armour has fully intended for the UA Charged 24/7 Mid into an all-occasion shoe that can be worn all throughout the week, 24 hours a day as its name implies. Whether it’s for a smart casual meeting at work or a short walk in the mall, the sneakers remain as a fine piece of footwear without tipping the balance of fashion.

The shoe upper made of suede and textile materials identifies itself with a clean and sharp look without sacrificing comfort and breathability for extended wear. Style-wise, this shoe promises not to disappoint any of your regular outfits. An added bonus to this sleek shoe is a utilitarian purpose with its reflective detailing on lace loops, ankle logo, and heel loop for enhanced safety and visibility even in dimly lighted areas.

A Charged Cushioning system throughout the midsole for impact absorption may be Under Armour Charged 24/7 Mid’s most notable feature. Adding more comfort to this casual shoe, designers have also incorporated an EVA sock liner, foam inserts built into the midfoot for a plush feel and a full non-marking rubber outsole for increased durability and traction.

Among popular footwear brands today, Under Armour is probably the youngest established only in 1996. But that doesn’t mean that this 2-decade old company has not shown the footwear manufacturing industry what it is capable of by producing quality and memorable shoes in the past years.

Showing its mettle in the footwear industry, Under Armour has shaken the industry giants and leaped from being a virtually unknown sports brand from Baltimore, Maryland into a billion dollar company registering some $3.96 billion revenues in 2015.

With its foray into more casual footwear, the Under Armour Charged 24/7 Mid sneaker was released by the neophyte shoe company in September 2016 and has since taken the interest of men and women wanting a quality shoe with lightweight and comfortable design features.

  • The Under Armour Charged 24/7 Mid has Charged Cushioning all throughout the midsole for shock absorption and energy release.
  • Reflective detailing in lace loops, ankle logo, and heel loop enhances the shoes’
  • Ankle collar of the sneakers helps keep feet snug and in place while a die-cut EVA sock liner provides additional comfort.
  • Removable foam inserts on the shoe built into the midfoot give this model greater fit and feel.
Author
Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny McLoughlin is a researcher for RunRepeat covering football, sneakers and running. After graduating with a degree in computer science from The University of Strathclyde, Danny makes sure never to miss a game of his beloved Glasgow Rangers or the Scotland national football team. He has been featured in prestigious publications such as The Washington Post, The Irish Times, Footwear News and the like.

daniel@runrepeat.com