The New Balance 880 v5 is a standard neutral running shoe best suited for daily training and a neutral foot motion.


The New Balance 880 v5 is set to take on runs of any distance.  Built for high mileage, this neutral trainer packs a dual layer midsole for increased cushioning and a highly durable carbon rubber outsole for exceptional durability.  A comfortable mesh upper offers a breathable, yet secure fit suitable for all of your training miles.

Model Number:

Weight: 10.3 oz (size 9)

Stack Height: 28mm (Heel), 16mm (Forefoot)

Available Widths: E = wide


  • ABZORB: is a full-length, top-of-the-line midsole foam for great durability and improved cushioning.
  • ACTEVA LITE: is a full-length, premium lightweight midsole foam with optimal compression-set properties.
  • T-Beam: consist of a light, flexible TPU shank in the midfoot for torsional stability and additional arch support.


  • Ndurance: is a highly durable carbon rubber located in the heel and the lateral side of the outsole.
  • Blown rubber: in the forefoot increases cushioning and responsiveness.


  • Synthetic/Mesh Upper: throughout the upper provides lightweight and breathable coverage.
  • Fantom Fit: are two materials combined with a No-Sew processes that provide an ultralight supportive fit.
  • Asymmetrical Heel Counter: secures the heel and works to correct overpronation.
  • TPU Skin Upper: provides a secure, second-skin fit around the foot for performance.
  • Dual Density CollarFoam: in the heel collar keeps the heel in place and provides comfort.
  • Ortholite Sockliner: has anti-microbial properties and provides additional underfoot cushioning.

Footwear Performance Characteristics

Pronation Grade:

  • Neutral
  • Minimum
  • Moderate
  • Maximum

Heel-To-Toe Drop (mm):

  • 0
  • 1-2
  • 3-4
  • 5-6
  • 7-8
  • 9-10
  • 11+

Stack Height:

  • Barefoot
  • Minimal
  • Low
  • Medium
  • High
  • Maximal


  • Road
  • Road/Trail
  • Hard Trail
  • Varied Trail
  • Soft Trail

Shoe Type:

  • Premium
  • Standard
  • Performance
  • Racing

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