New Nikes are boxed in a strong shoe box usually featuring the logo on the lid and side. Color and style of box varies according to style and year. Remember real shoe boxes can accompany fake shoes.
Nike retail boxes feature a label on one side detailing style name, size, color, country of manufacture and a style number. The style number is usually 9 digits long.
Inside label details vary depending on year and style. Check the style number, usually 9 digits, matches that found on the box. Check that the tail of the Q in FABRIQUE starts inside the circle.
Nike Jordan 4's will not have the trademarked swoosh on the side but rather a mesh panel. Check that the stiching around the panel is neat and even.
New Jordan 4 Retro's come with a clear tag with embossed Jumpman and AIR logos. Check that the quality and finish is excellent and the Jumpman logo is correctly proportioned.
New Jordan 4's feature an embossed Jumpman logo on the heel. The quailty and finish of the logo and the edges will be sharp and neat.
Nike Jordan 4's will have the Archsupport technology. Make sure the photo provided shows the Archsupport air cushion and that the air "bubble" is clear and of high quality.
The tongue of new Jordan 4's is in two parts. The lower section has mesh. The top section has a Jumpman label stitched to it. Ensure that the top edges of the tongue has rounded corners.
An upside down Air Jordan logo is located on the reverse side of the tongue of new Jordan 4's. Check that the stitching around this label is neat and even.
New Jordan 4's will feature the Jumpman logo on the innersole. Older models may feature the Nike logo. If the seller's does feature the Jumpman logo check the proportions of the hands, feet and ball.
Nike Jordan 4's have a distinctive sole pattern with the Jumpman logo, always make sure they are high quality and not worn out if the shoes are new.
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