New Balance 608 v5

New Balance 608 v5

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  • Wide range of sizes
  • Designed for comfort
  • 2 neutral color options
  • Available in different widths
  • Features an ABZORB heel crash pad
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Pros & Cons

What we like ...
  • Will pair well with your own orthotic insoles
  • Designed to work well either indoors or outdoors
  • Phantom liner gives you comfort with minimal seams
  • Great everyday shoe
What needs improvement ...
  • Some customers wanted a little more arch support
  • The suede exterior can be vulnerable to staining

Product Summary

This series by New Balance is made to be supportive, sturdy, and used every day. It’s not the most attractive tennis shoe on the market, but does include super-soft cushioning, a durable rubber outsole, and a PU foam insert to keep your feet feeling their best.

The mix of suede and mesh in the upper gives you both a structured fit, but also some breathability to help with airflow so your feet don’t begin to overheat. They are designed for durability and efficiency and make a great option for many customers.


Heel drop



13.7 oz.

Color options

2 (men), 2 (women)


Women's 5-12, men's 6.5-18

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      If you are looking for an affordable walking shoe that can be worn both outside and inside on a daily basis, and you aren’t worried about having a flashy style, this would be a great option to have in your closet. It hits all of the boxes needed for comfort and support with some added basic technologies from a brand that has been in the shoe business for a long time.