Reviews & hands-on

  • Sports Fitness

    First run: Nike FlyKnit Lunar 2 review

    By 10 February 2014

    The Nike FlyKnit Lunar 2 shoes are the latest FlyKnit offering from Nike and update the previous version of the shoe, first announced in 2013, with a couple of new tweaks. We joined Nike at its London Nike Town store on Oxford Circus for a quick 7km run...

  • Sports Fitness 4 out of 5

    Nike+ FuelBand SE review

    By 16 November 2013

    The new Nike+ FuelBand SE is the company's second version of the wearable wrist device that tracks your activity. The second-gen device promises to deliver a better and more precise experience than the 2012 original by introducing Sessions to cater for...

  • Sports Fitness

    Hands-on: Nike FuelBand SE review

    By 30 October 2013

    Nike has announced a new version of its FuelBand that brings with it several new features including hourly goals, sessions, and the ability to track your wrist movements more precisely, but is it any good and should you upgrade? We spent a morning with...

  • Sports Fitness

    Nike Free Flyknit vs Nike Free Hyperfeel: First run using Nike's new running shoes

    By 17 July 2013

    Nike Free Flyknit and Nike Free Hyperfeel are the latest running shoes announced on July 16 by Nike. Pocket-lint got to handle both pairs of shoes to see how they felt on the foot and underfoot, at the company's headquarters and development centre in...

  • Sports Fitness

    Nike Free Flyknit pictures and hands-on

    By 16 July 2013

    The Nike Free Flyknits have just been unveiled, and Pocket-lint has had a preview look at the "second skin" running shoes. The luminescent green/yellow trainers sampled- there are plenty of other colours available, see our gallery below - are bright and...

  • Sports Fitness

    Nike Free Hyperfeel pictures and hands-on

    By 16 July 2013

    Ahead of the official unveil of Nike's latest running kit, Pocket-lint got our hands on the forthcoming Nike Free Hyperfeel running shoes. The Hyperfeel - which are available in hyper-bright men's and women's colour schemes, as you can see from our hands-on...

  • Sports Fitness

    Nike Free 5.0+ pictures and hands-on

    By 22 April 2013

    Nike's Free range of trainers has kept muscular free-running combat trouser types backflipping off monuments for a good while now. The latest, the Free 5.0, promise to be more flexible and supportive than ever before, all the while looking good and incorporating...

  • Sports Fitness

    LG Smart Activity Tracker takes on Nike Fuel Band, we go hands-on

    By 10 January 2013

    LG has launched what at first looks like a Nike+ Fuel Band clone at CES in Las Vegas, but which on closer inspection comes with more features and a promised summer release. The new wristband from LG is virtually identical in styling to the Nike, offering...

  • Sports Fitness

    Hands-on: Nike Shield wet weather running kit review

    By 26 November 2012

    In the summer, running is easy. You come home from work, chuck on a pair of shoes and a vest, and head out the door. If you are lucky it is light, it's warm, it's a breeze. In the winter it is anything but. That's where Nike's new winter kit promises...

  • Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Nike+ Running review (Android)

    By 16 July 2012

    If running is your thing and tracking your progress using your smartphone your preferred method, then there is no shortage of options open to you. Google Play is littered with apps that will track your progress, plot your route on a map, log your calories...

  • Sports Fitness

    Nike + Training pictures and hands-on

    By 9 July 2012

    The Nike + Training shoes are for those who don't play basketball. They are for the rest of us outside of the USA who want to get some stats on how they train, be it interval training, circuit training or whatever other training you're to get you fit....

  • Sports Fitness

    Nike + Basketball pictures and hands-on

    By 9 July 2012

    Nike has announced the launch of its new Nike+ basketball boots in the UK, allowing British basketball players to measure stats as they play thanks to a bevy of sensors in the soles of the new shoes. Pocket-lint was on hand to try them out. The lightweight...

  • Online

    Nike Max Transitions pictures and hands-on

    By 15 May 2012

    Those old enough to remember a time when something called the "Sun" shone on our great nation will remember the need for things called "sunglasses" to prevent being overwhelmed by light. Sadly, the gods of water, including Thames, Veolia, Sutton and East...

  • Sports Fitness 4 out of 5

    Nike+ FuelBand review

    By 16 March 2012

    Getting a little bit tubby? Feeling that you should be doing a little more walking and a little less sitting on the sofa watching television or video games? Nike believes it has the answer with the Nike+ FuelBand. But can a bracelet really get you off...

  • Sports Fitness

    Hands-on: Nike FuelBand review

    By 5 March 2012

    Not due out in the UK until April, Pocket-lint has spent the morning with the Nike FuelBand to get a chance to experience the new fitness accessory before we tuck into the gadget for a full review. The concept is simple. You wear a digital electronic...