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You can tie Nike's self-lacing shoes with Siri or Apple Watch

You can tie Nike's self-lacing shoes with Siri or Apple Watch”

And like the Adapt BB, the Adapt Huarache's LED lights can also be changed via the app. Voice control via Siri. The best part is that Nike Adapt connects with Siri and Apple Watch. They've been a resounding success and even come in a colorway inspired by the original inspiration for auto-lacing shoes, the Back to the Future II Nike Mag. Adapt Huarache uses the same FitAdapt tech as them but "adapts" it for street wear instead of playing basketball.

While we're sure the technology will appear in more and more shoes and be applied to more and more functions and activities, right now the Nike Adapt Huarache is the next step in this groundbreaking innovation. Nike Adapt is an intelligent system that adapts according to usage patterns and allows you to choose from an array of preferences.

But how do you pronounce Huarache?

Nike Huarache launched in 1991 and was among the original "ugly trainers" with a bold and/or gross appearance, depending on your age or taste in shoes.

Based off the '90s cult classic, the Adapt Huarache takes the retro design but gives it a futuristic makeover that's familiar yet different.

Where the Huarache DNA is most obvious is in the fit - the double layered construction of the original were famously snug yet comfy. Nike describes this as a 'key revolution given the multi-purpose nature of contemporary lifestyle footwear'.

This can also be tweaked to the wearer's individual liking and an even be dialed in with Apple Watches and Siri, allowing for near-effortless adjustments.

Serving as the next chapter in the Huarache's story, the Nike Adapt Huarache is set to drop on September 13th, and will be available in a number of colourways.



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