Learn how to spot fake Nike Air Vapormax 2s with this detailed 30 point step-by-step guide by goVerify.
Most, not all, Nike retail boxes feature a date code stamped inside the box.
If you have a close up look at the reflector strip you will notice the fine sparkle like texture. Make sure the think reflector strip has a slightly rounded edge to it.
The underside of the sockliner will have a size range debossed into it, in this case size 7-18. Take note of the rough dotted texture of the underside of the sockliner.
The right shoe will have an Air Max logo under the heel, make sure the typeface used is correct. This is a good opportunity to have a close look at the tread pattern, note how the square traction blocks in the air units have a round circle in the center.