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Fake Nike Air More Uptempo Doernbecher Spotted- Quick Tips To Bust Them

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I’ve dreaded this comparison for a month because the fakes are a bit hard to detect. I finally decided to do it this morning. One thing is clear, one of the ways major brands like Nike will defeat the fake industry is by creating intricate details on their shoes. Upon closer inspection, I realized how many flaws the fake doernbecher uptempos were loaded with. Anyway, for this comparison, the sizes used were 11 and 12.

I’ve added this picture because the authentic pair here is an actual size 11 , to verify my assertions above

The leather material on the authentic pair bears a lot of wrinkles while the fake pair is a lot smoother. The “B” letter on the fake pair covers the yellow heel liner ( see red rectangle and red arrow); that same ” B” letter is adjacent to the midsole on the fakes, but on the authentic pair there is a gap between the letter and the midsole. The gap between the panel holes and the midsole is bigger on the authentic pair ( see yellow circle).

The gap between the swoosh logo and the midsole is bigger on the fakes, the material is obviously smoother on the fakes ( you can see how the wrinkles on the authentic pair are very vivid). The liner on the back is distorted on the fakes indicating poor craftsmanship ( see red square).

The material on the midsole is sandy and rough on the authentic pair ( see horizontal yellow arrow). I’ve also emphasized the difference in the spacing between the swoosh logo and the edge of the midsole. The air pocket is wider on the authentic pair; the fake pair air pocket is also crooked

same details as the picture above

The air pockets near the forefoot has a bit of yellow in it on the authentic pair while the fake air pockets are clear.

The “Be Strong” text is supposed to be subtle, but on the fakes it’s very apparent and bold. Moreover the edge of the outsole is translucent/ clear on the fakes.

You can also see how the area around the heel logo is red on the fakes. Once again the edge around the outsole is clear on the fakes.

Not that this matters that much but stay away from anyone that is selling a pair with the production date you see on the picture above.

There you have it folks, if I happen to find more flaws, I’ll be sure to update the slides.

WHERE TO BUY AUTHENTIC PAIRS

Nike Air More Uptempo '96 DB Doernbecher Blue AH6949-446 Size 14

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Nike Air More Uptempo '96 DB Doernbecher Freestyle (AH6949-446) Size 11 US

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DS Nike Air More Uptempo 96 DB Doernbecher sz11.5 Pippen supreme kith AH6949 446

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Nike Air More Uptempo 96 Doernbecher DB size 11.5. AH6949-446 Jordan Pippen

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Nike Air More Uptempo 96 Doernbecher DB size 14. AH6949-446 Jordan Pippen

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Nike Air More Uptempo 96 Doernbecher DB (GS) size 3.5Y. AH6949-446 Jordan Pippen

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tayib salami

tayib salami

My Name is Tayib Salami and I'm the founder of Housakicks. I'm part of the AHN network dedicated to provide our audience with more in depth information on sneakers. I provide my audience with performance review on sneakers; every so often I educate the readers as it pertains to identifying Replica sneakers ( quick tips to spot the fakes and more). The AHN network covers a variety of sneaker related topics
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