Salomon X Ultra 2 GTX

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Salomon X Ultra 2 GTX

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The Sentiment Analysis of key attributes from the reviews is summarized as follows:


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Fit - It fits perfectly and does not require any break-in period. Some users have stated that the boot does, in fact, require break-in period.

Comfort - ‘Extremely comfortable’ is the common word used by the users. However, few of the users have found that the boot is not comfortable at all.

Traction - The tread soles have been designed in such a way that it offers you full traction over snow or any other wet terrains.

Protection - It protects your heel and toes from injuries during hiking and also jogging and running, as stated by the users.

Support - It provides great heel support. But one of the users have found that the boot does not provide as much arch support as it was expected.

Quality - The shoe is well built and superior quality materials have been used for shoe construction. But some users mentioned that the soles started to separate after being used for a few months.

Waterproof - The waterproofing technology of this boot is worth appreciating and works efficiently in protecting your feet. However, few users have found that the boot does not offer much water-proofing ability as it was expected.

Breathability - The boot is as breathable as the users expected it to be.  

Weight - The weight of the boot is light enough and hence you can use it for long hiking.

Insulation - One user mentioned that the feet remains warm even at a temperature of -20F.

Durability - The boot is quite sturdy as well as highly durable.

Looks - The boot looks great and most of the users stated that they liked the way the boots look.

Price - Though a little bit expensive, the boot worth its value.  

 

Bottomline -

Salomon X Ultra 2 GTX is a perfect boot for hiking in all seasons. Not only does the boot possesses water-proofing ability but is also insulated enough to keep your feet warm on wet terrains. Most users recommended this boot for long hikes as it is light-weighted and offers good traction, protection and support. The shoe might seem a tad bit expensive but you can always look for discounts.

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Gear Construction

The Salomon Men's X Ultra 2 GTX Hiking Shoe us a hiking shoe built for efficient performance and for assisting in moving fast on strenuous trails. The lightweight shoe has been constructed with running shoe technology which makes it easier to tackle varied trails when on a faster hike. The shoe has waterproof leather uppers combined with breathable polyester mesh panels which would keep your feet comfortable on challenging hikes. Gore-Tex waterproof bootie liners allow feet to breathe while also safeguarding them from getting wet because of the rain, while crossing creeks or when heading out on muddy trails.

A secure and precise fit cradles the feet which the compact lacing system with just one-pull tightening ensures easy on and off. Gussets create a consistent connection between the tongues and the uppers that seal out debris. The shoes have also been equipped with mud guards and integrated rubber toe caps that offer durable protection in case you do step on roots and rocks. Ideal for fast hiking on and off the trails, the Salomon Men's X Ultra 2 GTX Hiking Shoe truly delivers unrivalled waterproof performance along with optimal stability, underfoot support and maximum protection.

Upper

Waterproof PU coated leather uppers feature breathable polyester mesh panels in order to keep your feet comfortable.

Midsole

Injection-molded EVA midsoles offer fantastic underfoot cushioning and anatomically designed support.

Outersole

The shoe has non-marking ContaGrip rubber outsole for optimal protection, dependable traction and grip.

Tongue

Gusseted tongue prevents debris from getting in the shoe.

Lacing System

The shoe offers the convenience of Quicklace system however; this type of system does not give you the chance to alter the tightness of various sections of the upper.  

Toe cap

The large rubber toe cap which safeguard the toes obviates wear on the leather as well as the synthetic upper. 

Heel Counter

Protective heel cap and the OrthoLite sockliners combine specific Ortholite foam with contoured EVA heel cups which enhance cushioning and heel support.

Insole/Footbed/Sock Liner

EVA shaped footbed which might not be the softest or cushiest footbed, but is still quite comfortable, protective and breathable on the feet.

Interiors (Lining)

Luxuriously soft polyester lining aids in wicking moisture away from feet

Waterproofing

Full Gore-Tex bootie ensures excellent breathable waterproof performance. This means that not only will your foot be able to breathe but would also be safeguarded from various elements thereby remaining dry and comfortable.

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