Asics Gel Electro33

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The Asics Gel Electro 33’s feature advanced technologies such as FluidAxis grooves, Solyte Midsole, RearFoot Gel Cushioning system, Mono Sock Fit system and an AHAR outsole. The different components of the shoe are designed to help improve the experience of the runners and their natural gait from heel strike to toe off. The seamless mesh upper gives comfort to your feet when you need it the most, and keep them cool & dry.  The Gel Electro 33 are great shoes for those that over pronate and have a well-balanced design.

The Electro 33’s are light on your feet and the durability, and the affordable price, are amongst the strongest point of these, according to reviewers around the world. The cushioning and support they offer make them perfect for training and competitions and, of course, daily running.

Pros
  • Great fit thanks to FluidAxis technology
  • Good support for over pronators
  • Exceptional durability
  • Rear foot GEL Cushioning
  • Affordable
  • Outstanding grip and traction
  • Seamless construction
  • Good breathability
Cons
  • Occasional discomfort and blister formation
  • Tricky sizing
  • Discontinued by manufacturer
Outsole
Outsole

Outsole

The outsole of the Asics Gel Electro 33 features the AHAR (High Abrasion Resistance Rubber) technology, one that uses a tough rubber compound in the high impact areas. The AHAR technology helps the shoe to get more traction and grip while provides extra durability. It has a textured outsole with good grip and traction for road conditions. The outsole features also the FluidAxis technology, that positions Flex Grooves aligned to the joints of your foot making the shoes more responsive and versatile.
Midsole
Midsole

Midsole

The Asics Gel Electro 33 comes with a dual density midsole, the layer on top is made from EVA material providing protection and stably, and the bottom layer is made with the Solyte technology. The Asics Gel Electro 33 feature a bottom layer midsole that has been built with the Solyte technology. The Solyte construction of the midsole features a cushioning material that enhances the bounce ball movements, allows more durability and is exceptionally lightweight.

Apart from the dual density midsole, the Asics Gel Electro 33 incorporates the RearFoot Gel Cushioning system, one that protects you from the impact of your runs by enabling optimal shock absorption thanks to its silicone material.
Upper
Upper

Upper

The upper from the Asics Gel Electro 33 is a seamless mesh upper that brings good breathability to the shoe while running and reduces the chances of irritation while exercising. These shoes also have a Mono Sock Fit system that replaces the tongue for an elastic internal sleeve in order to provide a sock like feeling. The Asics Gel Electro 33 come with a ComforDry Sock liner technology. On top of that they feature a strobel last that is attached to the Ortholite Insole.
Weight
Weight

Weight

The Asics Gel Electro 33 running shoes can definitely be shoes for speed work. With an average weight of 249 grams (8.7 oz.) for men and 207 grams (7.3 oz.) for women, the Asics Gel Electro 33 will help you run faster while will make you fell more comfortable while running on them. The Asics Gel Electro 33 is lighter than some other similar Asics shoes.
Breathability
Breathability

Breathability

The breathable air mesh upper from the Asics Gel Electro 33, will provide you great ventilation. Even when you are running your toughest and longest run, the shoes will keep you dry and cool. The ComforDry Sock liner gives the shoe good breathability while providing a great fit.
Comfort
Comfort

Comfort

The Asics Gel Electro 33 stands out as one of the most comfortable shoes within its category, according to reviewers all over the world. These shoes provide a nice amount of bounce back and cushioning properties thanks to the Gel Cushioning system and the Solyte technology from the midsole.

The same technologies make sure to keep the shoe light and extremely durable. The rear foot Gel Cushioning system makes sure to attenuate shock during landing and take-off. The Asics Gel Contend 3 provide good breathability while running, keeping you cool and dry. The Mono Sock Fit system, the Seamless Upper and the FluidAxis technology, will make sure you get the best fit, control and comfort you can get from a versatile running shoe.
Style
Style

Style

The style of Asics Gel Electro 33 has a debatable state among the reviewers. Some have said that the colors are unappealing, while others have said that the combination of colors makes them very attractive. The combination of colors makes them different than other shoes while the style and design may seem classic for running shoes. The design of the Asics Gel Electro 33 focuses more on the comfort than in the style of the shoe, but it does not mean you can’t pull them out. You will get a great fit, because they are designed to follow the shape of your feet.
Durability
Durability

Durability

The durable materials used to put together the Asics Gel Electro 33 ensure the shoe has resistance but isn't too rigid. The rubber compounds from the AHAR outsole and the EVA and Solyte midsole technologies bring extra durability to the shoes. The seamless upper is also made of high-quality materials that are made to last until the end. Reviewers around the world have pointed out that the Asics Gel Electro 33 are remarkably durable.
Protection
Protection

Protection

The technologies used in the Asics Gel Electro 33 are designed to protect you from the ground beneat you and keep you dry and cool. The EVA and Solyte midsole provides excellent cushioning and shock absorption during you entire run, stride to stride. The RearFoot Gel Cushioning system complements the action of the dual compound midsole providing even more protection attenuating shocks during landing and take off. The ComforDry Sock liner provides great fit while keeping you dry and cool during your runs and training sessions.

These shoes will make sure your feet, ankles, knees and hips are protected from the impact generated during the landing. You can be sure that your under foot can be safe from blister formation.
Responsiveness
Responsiveness

Responsiveness

The different technologies used in the design and production of the Asics Gel Electro 33, provide great control overall. These shoes are meant to be ideal for running on the road. If the surface is wet or dry, it shouldn't be a problem. The outstanding outsole and the FluidAxis technology will keep you attached to the ground.

The shape of the shoe follows the natural shape of your foot, giving even a greater fit for you to have absolute control during your runs. The sock like feeling brought by the ComforDry Sock liner and the Mono Sock Fit System provide the right support in al the right places at the right time. A pair of Asics Gel Electro 33 have great responsiveness over road conditions, the shoes will not be as responsive in off-track terrains.
Support
Support

Support

Checking your body mechanics before deciding which shoes to buy can be a smart move. Your performance running and overall can be drastically influenced by your pronation.

The Asics Gel Electro 33 provides the necessary support for neutral runners and mild pronators. Thanks to the Gel Cushioning unit in the rear foot, you can run easier and longer. The shoes come in different widths, so you can chose the one that provide you the best support.
Terrain
Terrain

Terrain

The Asics Gel Electro 33 are designed to be road shoes, performing the best when running over track, road and gravel paths. Running over those surfaces under wet conditions is safe in the Electro 33. The support and responsiveness are remarkable according to their reviewers. The performance of the Asics Gel Electro 33 decreases when worn on off-trail conditions.
Price
Price

Price

The Gel Electro 33 has an average price of around $70 USD, they are definitely a good value that won't break the bank.
Traction
Traction

Traction

The AHAR rubber outsole of the Asics Gel Electro 33 provides good traction when running on flat surfaces regardless if they are wet or dry. The outsole also features the FluidAxis technology, one that positions Flex Grooves aligned to the joints of your foot making the shoes more responsive and versatile. Both technologies make sure to provide great traction on road conditions.
Flexibility
Flexibility

Flexibility

The Asics Gel Electro 33 running shoes are very flexible shoes according to the reviewers. They incorporate extra cushioning and protection without sacrificing their flexibility. The FluidAxis technology makes sure your movements are followed by the shoe in a natural and smooth way.
Stability
Stability

Stability

With their ComforDry Sock liner technology and the Mono Sock Fit system make sure you get the best fit as soon as you put on your new pair. That sock like feeling will enhance the stability of the shoe and your run in an outstanding way.

The AHAR outsole technology provides you a lot of control compared to other shoes in the same category. The Gel Cushioning units placed in the rear foot, and the EVA midsole with Solyte technology make the Electro 33 very easy to adapt to your feet as well as to the terrain. You will experience great stability overall. The durability of the shoe also makes possible you enjoy them for a longer time than average.
Drop
Drop

Drop

The Asics Gel Electro 33 road running shoes have a 9 mm drop.
Key Features
Key Features

Key Features

•Ortholite insole

•AHAR outsole technology

•RearFoot Gel Cushioning System

•FluidAxis Technology

•EVA and Solyte dual density midsole

•Mono Sock Fit System

•Different widths
Bottom Line
Bottom Line

Bottom Line

These road running shoes will help you conquer your runs and add mileage to your personal account running in a smooth, light and protected way. Below the range of prices, compared with similar shoes, you can get great value for your money when acquiring a pair of these shoes.

They will provide enough breathability, comfort and responsiveness on road terrain even when you face wet conditions. These running shoes are a great option for those who love great cushioning, lightweight shoes and great responsiveness from their shoes. The length and width of the shoe is true to size according to most of the reviewers, however, there are some cases of struggling with the sizing of the shoe. The Asics Gel Electro 33 are good for mild pronators, specially over pronators. Some reviewers have stated that they create friction on the back of your foot, creating discomfort and sometimes blisters.