Does React make a big difference?

With all the modern iterations done on the Air Jordan 1, the addition of a React midsole is one of the biggest updates on the 34-year old silhouette. While it retains almost the same shape of the OG, the Air Jordan 1 High React gets extra chunky with that oversized, rubberized Swoosh, thicc (you read that right) rope laces, tongue and heel tabs for ease of wearing the pair, and durable canvas build.

While this new Air Jordan 1 iteration created a good buzz, the biggest question remains: does the React upgrade make it a better sneaker for 2019 standards? Is its modern styling too edgy? Watch the video below:

Duey Guison

Duey Guison

While he is a tech writer, sneakers is his main passion.