Ahead of the launch of its first self-lacing basketball shoes this week, Nike just posted a major tease to get folks hyped. And whereas we will not see what the sneakers truly seem like, it does seem you can regulate its energy laces utilizing your smartphone, primarily based on a video that includes totally different NBA athletes making an attempt them out. That could be a notable change in comparison with the HyperAdapt 1.0 that got here out in 2016, which had no wi-fi connectivity options — there are energy buttons on it that allow you to lace them up. Another huge distinction is that the upcoming self-lacing mannequin is just expected to cost $350, a lot lower than the $720 of the unique HyperAdapts.
We’ll know all about “the way forward for the game” of basketball tomorrow at 9AM ET, so keep tuned to our web site for extra protection from Nike’s occasion.