The turn of December will see the very first self-lacing sneaker reach retailers. But just before it gets there, we’ve got a detailed look. The Nike HyperAdapt 1.0 is the footwear world’s version of Star Trek’s video phone – an instance of life imitating art that was 30 years in the making. Forecasted prices have undulated and dates have played musical chairs but the HyperAdapt has finally been locked down for a December 1 release. It’ll sting you $720USD (which is still a lot better than the original $1k) and be available through a selective process you can read-up on here.
As the days to release dwindle, Nike have released the most detailed look of the shoe yet. Pour over the technological wizardry from all angles and get ready to invest in a piece of history.