Top: Low
Lockdown: Lace-Up
Price: $100
Weight: 13oz
Colorways: Black, White, Grey
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78 / 100 based on 8 expert reviews

  • 78 / 100 | JAHRONMON | | Level 5 expert

    When you take price out of the equation and put the Charged Controller up against some of the top-tier performers on the market today, it doesn’t quite belong in that group.

  • 75 / 100 | Hoop And Life | | Level 5 expert

    It's a solid hoop shoe.

  • 82 / 100 | WearTesters | | Level 5 expert

    It’s nice and smooth. Sometimes I play slow, sometimes I play quick, and the Under Armour Charged Controller fit whatever needs the game called for.

  • 80 / 100 | LiveforBball | | Level 5 expert

    The Charged Controller is more targeted towards Curry-like players that more light on their feet and need a lot of court feel, responsve and mobility.

  • 67 / 100 | The Sole Brothers | | Level 5 expert

    Plenty other better shoes you can buy.

  • 86 / 100 | WearTesters | | Level 4 expert

    The Under Armour Charged Controller is a fantastic shoe.

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Take control of the game with the Under Armour Charged Controller. Featuring a Threadborne upper, these basketball sneakers offer unmatched stability and flexibility when you show off your moves on the court.

The shoe’s full-length Micro G midsole offers responsiveness while the Charged Cushioning converts impact into a reactive burst of energy as you push the pace and charge towards the basket.

Cushion. The Under Armour Charged Controller utilizes a full-length Micro G midsole carriage to deliver unrivaled responsiveness. Positioned under the heel is a Charged Cushioning crash pad that effectively returns impact energy.

Traction. The outsole is made of a performance rubber compound that features a herringbone traction pattern with diamond-shaped insets. These strategically placed insets deliver ultimate grip and optimal control on the hardwood.

Length and Width. The Under Armour Charged Controller’s length is true to size. The width is D - Medium; however, it reportedly runs narrow.

Lockdown. The UA Charged Controller has an articulated cleatie designed with zonal Lycra Spandex that delivers a secure, sock-like compression fit. It also has robust webbing bands that ensure lockdown throughout the foot.

For support, these low-cut basketball sneakers feature a low-profile external heel counter that enhances stability while an injected TPU midsole shank provides active motion control.

The Charged Controller has a seamless one-piece knit upper that is built with Under Armour’s Threadborne technology that delivers stability and flex where you need it most. The upper’s breathable and lightweight construction offers unmatched ventilation.

A die-cut antimicrobial Ortholite insole molds to the shape of your foot and stops the growth of odor-causing bacteria.

The Under Armour Charged Controller’s low-top silhouette and minimalistic design delivers on both performance and style. You can go to work then hit the gym without having to worry about a change of sneakers.

The following are some of the colorways that the Under Armour Charged Controller is released in:

  • Black/Charcoal
  • Black/Team Royal/Metallic Silver
  • Flawless/White
  • Grey/Black-Green
  • Rhino Grey/Black
  • White/Gold 'March Madness'
  • White/Phoenix Fire
  • White/Steel/White