Hoka Carbon X

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Overview

The Carbon X is a neutral road running shoe family from Hoka. This is the original product in the family.

It uses breathable construction and carbon fiber plate design, and came out in 2019. Its support type is designated as neutral, meaning that it's designed for runners with neutral pronation. The latest model in the family is the Hoka Carbon X 3.

With an average review score of 78%, it's in the lowest rated 30% of similar running shoes. Based on our monitoring of prices across the internet, it's currently in the most expensive 10% of running shoes today.

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Weight
Weight
M: 247 g
W: 204 g
M: 230 g
W: 204 g
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M: 335 g
W: 266 g
Forefoot
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27 mm
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Heel to toe drop
Heel to toe drop
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Heel
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32 mm
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Usages
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CompetitionRacingSpeed training
Daily runningSpeed trainingCompetitionRacingDaily runningRacingSpeed trainingRacingSpeed trainingDaily runningRacingSpeed training
Brand
Brand
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NewtonOnSauconyASICSOn
Strike Type
Strike Type
Fore/Midfoot strike
Fore/Midfoot strikeFore/Midfoot strikeHeel strikeFore/Midfoot strikeHeel strikeFore/Midfoot strikeHeel strikeFore/Midfoot strikeHeel strike
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LightweightMaximalistLightweightMaximalistLightweightMaximalist
Carbon fiber plate
Carbon fiber plate
Orthotic friendly
Orthotic friendly
Removable insole
Removable insole
Techs
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Saucony RunShield
On CloudTec
Waterproofings
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Environmental Characteristics
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Hoka Carbon X characteristics and specifications

Characteristics
SportsRunning (+1862)
TerrainRoad (+1265)
UsagesCompetition (+75)Racing (+181)Speed training (+281)
BrandHoka (+96)
Support TypeNeutral (+1459)
Pronation TypeNeutral pronation (+1436)
Strike TypeFore/Midfoot strike (+897)
Arch TypeHigh arch (+1384)
Shoe TypeLightweight (+390)Maximalist (+441)
FitMedium toe box (+789)
FeaturesBreathable (+959)Carbon fiber plate (+77)
MaterialsMesh (+821)
Environmental CharacteristicsVegan Ⓥ (+222)
ColorwaysBlue / Yellow, Evening Primrose / Fiesta, Plein Air / Poppy Red, White / Angel Blue, White / Blue, Yellow
Specificationsvs Average
Released
Jun 2019
Measurements
Weight
M: 247 g
W: 204 g
Heel to toe drop
5 mm
Heel
32 mm
Forefoot
27 mm

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