The New Balance 1080 v4 is a premium, daily running, neutral shoe designed for a neutral or supinated foot motion.


Important Shipping Note: U.S. sales only.


Experience lightweight luxury with the New Balance 1080 v4. A premium neutral trainer that doesn’t weigh you down, the 1080 v4 provides you with plush cushioning that keeps you protected from the hard road. A soft and seamless upper minimizes irritations, while a breathable open mesh keeps you running in cool comfort.

Model Number:

Weight: 9.6 oz (size 9)

Stack Height: 30mm (Heel); 21mm (Forefoot)

Available Widths: B=Narrow, D=Medium, 2E=Wide, 4E=Extra Wide

How It Fits (based on width D)

  • Sizing: Standard running shoe length
  • Heel: Medium
  • Midfoot: Medium to high volume
  • Forefoot: Medium to wide
  • Toebox Height: Medium
  • Arch Structure: Medium
  • Shoe Shape: Semi-Curved


  • N2 Cushioning system uses responsive, durable cushioning that sits lower to the ground than traditional cushioning systems.
  • ABZORB Crash Pad in the heel is a top-of-the-line midsole foam for great durability and improved cushioning upon heelstrike.
  • 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.


  • Fantom Fit are two materials combined with a No-Sew processes that provide an ultralight supportive fit.
  • Dual Density Collar Foam in the heel collar keeps the heel in place and provides comfort.
  • Synthetic Overlays are strategically placed to produce a snug fit.
  • No-Sew upper materials are soft, supple and hold the foot securely on the platform.
  • Ortholite Sockliner provides additional underfoot cushioning.
  • Strobel Last with the upper stitched to full length ABZORB foam, for enhanced cushioning and a soft underfoot feel.


  • PL-1 Natural is a running-specific last with a standard heel and forefoot width and a standard toe-box height. This last is built to closely follow the natural shape of the human foot.

Footwear Performance Characteristics

Pronation Control: What's This?

  • Neutral
    • Min
    • Mod
  • Support
    • Min
    • Mod
    • Max
  • Motion Control
    • Mod
    • Max

Heel-Toe Offset (mm): What's This?

  • 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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Customer Reviews

Comments: Very light for a shoe in this category. Cushioning felt kind of dead and unresponsive. Had a good amount of flexibility. I also had some heel slip issues. Going for another cushioned trainer with a tighter heel cup and hopefully a softer ground feel.
From: Brian, St. Louis, MO USA