Last Updated on July 27, 2023 by Ch David
The fastest way to spot fake Nike SB Dunk Low Instant is to look at the shoes from the rear side and verify what the “NIKE” text and the triple lines of stitching look like, as every fake pair has its details flawed in terms of thickness and alignment.
We get it – it’s not always easy to authenticate sneakers, and there’s a point where everybody had trouble spotting fake shoes.
Today, we are here to tell you how to spot fake Nike Dunks — the SB Instant Dunks that were released in 2020.
Since the Nike SB Dunk Low releases blew up in 2020, the Instant Dunks are also a cool pair of shoes that we are going to tell you how to authenticate.
In this guide on how to spot fake vs real Nike SB Dunk Instant shoes, we are going to link reference real vs fake Nike SB Dunk Low Instant images so that every step will be clear and easy to follow.
You can tell if Nike SB Dunk Instant is fake by checking if the text on the size tag has thin inscriptions. Numbers, letters, and other symbols must be very thick on an original pair’s size tag.
Let’s go into detail!
Authentic Nike Instant Dunks have their letters properly stitched into the shoes, as they don’t have their letters connected, nor are thicker than what they should be like.
Back at the authentic Instant SB Dunks, you can see how all of the lines indicate that the shoes were made in Vietnam, you can see how the legit pair has its text thinner.
Due to this flaw in the fake shoes, the fake pair seems to have yellow stitching too little dense, while the authentic pair has its stitching looking denser.
On the other hand, the ears on the authentic logo are tinier than the ones on the fake pair.
As for the white sharp lines, you can see how they are thicker and bulkier on the authentic Instant Dunks.
A quick mention:
If in doubt, we recommend double-checking the steps we’ve explained above this line.
Going to the fifth method on how to spot fake Instant Dunks, we are going to look at the real vs fake Instant SB Dunks for their Nike Swoosh logo found on the toe box, as well as the stitching all around the patch.
Back to the authentic Nike SB Instant Dunks, you can see how their double-stitching line is thicker and more defined than the one found on the fake pair.
On the other hand, the authentic Instant SB Dunk Low pair has its text looking thicker and more defined than the “SB” inscription the fake pair.
As for the stitching, you can see how the real shoes have thicker and bigger threads for the red line.
Keep in mind that both the Instant Dunk fake vs real pairs highlighted above are unworn, so, their inflation level for the toe box is not affected.
We are going to look at the shoes with the lights turned off and with the flashlight on.
On the other hand, if we look back at the authentic Instant Dunks, we can see how they shine more powerfully and stronger than the fake pair’s 3M reflective material.
The 8 detailed steps outlined above might not be so practical when you are in a hurry or when you want to buy sneakers online.
That is why we have compiled this quick 60 seconds solution to authenticating your sneakers.
If you need help with the authentication of your Nike SB Dunk Low Instant we’ve got you covered.
All you have to do is send us good-quality pictures of your Nike SB Dunk Low Instant sneakers and we will get back to you with the results within 24 to 48 hours. The results will also come with a report on why we believe your sneakers are fake or authentic.
That brings us to the end of our real vs fake Nike Dunk Instant legit check guide. We will continue to update this article as better and newer comparisons are put out.
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