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- The Under Armour SpeedForm AMP 2.0 is an update to the successful original, the UA SpeedForm AMP. It still retained the key namesake technologies of the original such as the AMP and the SpeedForm. However, the current version has a couple of surprises that diverted from its predecessor.
- It now has a lightweight woven upper that facilitates faster movements. Despite the lightness of the fabric, it is made to be durable to withstand intense training.
- The tongue comes in a new burrito-style form. It is meant to give a tighter fit.
- It currently uses the SpeedForm sockliner, a moisture-wicking cushioning unit. It cradles the foot for a pleasant underfoot feel.
- The midsole is made from EVA foam. It is a lightweight component that offers cushioning and energy transfer.
- Another addition is the open floating space in the arch area. It encourages the arch to move naturally.
- The outsole is still made of the same rubber material. A unique tread pattern has been added in the middle for flexibility.
This workout shoe was created for both men and women. It typically runs as expected and follows the US training shoe sizing scheme, ranging from sizes 7 to 15 for men and 5 to 12 for women. It is available in a standard width, D - Medium and B - Medium for males and females respectively.
The bottom of the Under Armour SpeedForm AMP 2.0 is made of rubber. It is a material that displays a strong grip on different types of surfaces. Its tread is marked with flex grooves and a unique pattern that are meant to enhance traction and flexibility.
The SpeedForm sockliner lines the bottom interiors of the Under Armour SpeedForm AMP 2.0. It is engineered to deliver plush cushioning while wicking away sweat from the skin.
Supporting it underneath is a lightweight EVA midsole. It provides supplementary cushioning as well as shock-absorption and energy transfer.
An internal stability shank is added to the medial area. It is meant to support the foot during explosive activities.
The arch area features a floating space between the midsole and the foot. It fosters natural arch mobility. This construction has also made its way into the more recent version of the model, the SpeedForm AMP 3.0.
The Under Armour SpeedForm AMP 2.0 employs the construction principles of the Speedform technology, which involves the use of a stabilizing heel cup and snug textiles for a precise and flexible fit as the brand claims. It was developed in partnership with a bra manufacturer.
A lightweight woven upper wraps around the foot for a snug yet pliable feel that expands with the feet during explosive and dynamic movements. It is also designed to be durable with the abrasion-resistant materials incorporated into it.
An external TPU heel counter is installed on the rearfoot area. It is created to support and steady the foot.
The tongue has an unconventional style. It is shaped like a burrito to give a sock-like and locked-down fit and feel.
The closure utilizes a multi-lace saddle system. It has an off-center structure that is created to keep the foot in place.