Learn how to spot fake Nike Air Max 90 OG's with this detailed 11 point step-by-step guide by goVerify.
Nike retail boxes feature a label on one side detailing barcode, style name, size, color, country of manufacture and a style number. The style number is usually 9 digits long, the first 6 digits represent the style and the last 3 digits represent the colourway. Check that this style number matches the one located inside the shoe and on the sales receipt. Tip 1: Do a Google image search for "Nike"+"style number" to check the colourway. Tip 2: scan the barcode with a barcode scanner app, the exact product including size should be correct.
The sides of Air Max 90 OG's will have the Air Max logo on it. Check the quality of the reproduction. If the logo is embossed into plastic make sure the edges of the logo are sharp. Make sure any stitching is neat and even.
The sole of Nike Air Max's are made from rubber that is flexible and should not appear plastic. Flexibility of the sole can be demonstrated by bending the shoe.